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Vintage watches are famous nowadays; watch enthusiasts are on a hunt to get rare pieces and it is worth the money. If you are also a vintage lover and want to buy a high-quality timepiece at an attractive price point, Bell & Ross watches will be an ideal choice for you. The brand has been manufacturing high-class vintage watches for many years and holding its principal position in the list of top-class vintage watches. In addition to vintage series, many other ranges of timepieces are introduced by the company, each time an innovative piece inspired by its roots in aviation is seen.

The concept of making a Bell & Ross timepiece is inspired by the shape of aeronautical panels two groups including a team of aeronautical panel designers and a group of master watchmakers. They joined forces on a single project to manufacture a utilitarian timepiece for professional use. It has also won many prizes for durability and reliability. One of its series HydroMax won the prize for the most durable underwater timepiece. 

The company manufactures all types of timepieces for every lifestyle, whether it is for the diver, engineer, bomb disposal group, armed forces, or for other professional usages. All timepieces are originally Swiss made and movements are officially certified.

If you want to find out what are the most trending vintage models of the brand, then read this article to the end. 

Vintage Collection 

There are a total of 3 vintage series introduced by the brand containing numerous varieties of timepieces. Each series has many different models in variation to color, look, and internal mechanism.

1. BR V1 -series  

The BR V 1 is the first series in the vintage collection containing 5 different models. Each model elegantly made with 3 hands movement also has an embedded calendar within the dial, it is where the work of art is done. The brand’s name is printed on the dial at 12 o’clock, caliber 302 is also seen in this range. 

The different models of this range are equipped with different dials, 2 in black, one in white, one in blue and one in skin color. 

BR V1 -92 is one of the top versions of this series and is inspired by the military specification. As numbers of timepieces were supplied to the military, this reflects the passion of the watchmaker in serving his country. 

Technical specification of BR v1-92 military -Ref BRV192-MIL-ST/SCA

  • Movement: The timepiece is powered by caliber BR-Cal 302 (A self-winding movement).
  • Functions: In addition to hrs., mins. and secs., a date complication is between 4 and 5 o’clock.
  • Case: Satin polished case is 38.5 mm of diameter.
  • Dial: Black colored dial, covered with super-luminova over indexes and markers.
  • Crystal: Anti Reflective sapphire crystal with curved edges
  • Strap: Brown (Calfskin)

2. BR V2 -Series

BR V2 is the largest collection of brand’s vintage watches in 41MM of diameters. BR V2 is available in different variations available in different straps and dials. 

The series contains three types of series 

  • V2-92-7 models
  • V2-93-4 models
  • V2-94 – 10 models

BR V2 -94 Racing Bird is a limited edition of this range and is a fully-featured sporty timepiece. Only 999 pieces of this range were manufactured. This timepiece is powered by an in-home BR Cal 301 caliber based on automatic movement and featuring chronographs.

Technical specification of BR v1-94 Racing Bird

  • Movement: The timepiece is powered by caliber BR-Cal 301 (A self-winding movement).
  • Functions: a date complication is at 3 o’clock. Chronograph:30 min at 9’o o’clock and central chronometer sec.
  • Case: 41 mm case with satin-brushed steel. Blue tachymeter scale (aluminum). push button, also, to screw down Crown. Case-back (sapphire crystal)
  • Dial: White /blue dial, Super-Luminova covered on the hour and min marker.
  • Crystal: Anti Reflective sapphire crystal with curved edges
  • Water -Resistance:10 Bars.
  • Strap: Blue (Calfskin) /Orange colored edges.

3. BR V3 -Series

BR V3 contains 6 different vintage versions in 43 MM, this series has a long-lasting history. Each timepiece of this range is equipped with enormous innovative features suited for the modern generation.

BR V3 -94 R.S.20 is the leading design of this series. The design for this timepiece is inspired by the racing car models. 

Technical specification of BR v3 -94 R.S.20 – Ref BRV394-Rs20/SST

  • Movement: The timepiece is powered by caliber BR-Cal 301 (A self-winding movement).
  • Functions: a date complication is at 3 o’clock. Chronograph:30 min at 9’o clock and central chronometer sec.
  • Case: 43 mm case with satin-brushed steel. Black tachymeter scale (bi-directional ). Case-back (sapphire crystal)
  • Dial: black dial, Super-Luminova covered on the hour and min marker.
  • Crystal: Anti Reflective sapphire crystal with curved edges
  • Water -Resistance:10 Bars.
  • Strap: Bracelet (steel polished)

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