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Elgin 685

manual wind
sweep second
option: hack feature
option: 24h display

8/0 size, Dm= 23.25mm, Do= 23.7mm
H= 4.8mm
F= 0.75mm
T= 1.85mm
18 jewels
f = 18000 A/h
power reserve 58h

Balance staff U1421

Stem W2089

Mainspring / battery
Zf1124, 1.45 x 9.5 x 0.10 x 315mm

1.12 x 0.75 x 0.22mm

Comments about the data

1952, >47000
model 21
Breguet hairspring
Elgin records contain only 2000 samples from 1952. But there were at least two further runs with 14000 samples (# K6154) and 31000 samples (# P10141) also from 1952, where only the grade is missing in the records.

680: 21 jewels, Adj., LE
681: 19 jewels, Adj., matte
682: 17 jewels, Adj.
683: 17 jewels, Adj., matte
685: 18 jewels, Adj., sweep second, matte

model names:
LE : Lord Elgin

Example, year: signature; shock device
1952: K6154, Elgin 685 U.S.A, Adj'd, 18 Jewels; Incabloc

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The movements presented in this caliber finder are not for sale. This is only a data sheet for identification and evaluation of the movement calibre, as well as for approximate dating.

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