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Dial Width: 32 mm
Dial Height: 25 mm
|Movement: 25 jewels automatic
Case: silver/chrome electroplated steel
Case Width: 42 mm without crown
Case Height: 36 mm
Case Thickness: 12 mm
Serial Number on Back: G 4850285, 11925
Bracelet: stainless steel
Bracelet Length: 5.75 in (measures up to 7.25 in)
This is an authentic Swiss-made RADO NCC 202 Automatic Watch with Day-Date display.
This watch keeps good time & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of vintage quality timepieces!
The photos presented below are of the actual item for sale. Kindly study them carefully because what you see is what you will get. We try our best to describe watches as accurately as we can that's why we present them visually & literally. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.
The RADO NCC series of watches is RADO's prime design entry into the space-age retro era. It is RADO's testimony as the maker of the "Watches of the Future" or the "Watches of 2000".
Here is an awesome blast-from-the-past RADO NCC print advertisement for your appreciation & reference!
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The watch shown is the RADO NCC 101, a variation of the NCC series! The shape of the case & the design of the dial are similar.
NCC is a fictional designation for starships conceived within the hit futuristic space travel TV series Star Trek. NCC is not an acronym - it doesn't really stand for anything. Rather, it's a combination of a ship prefix "NS" ("Nuclear Ship"), & the Soviet Union acronym "CCCP" to show that the U.S.A. & Russia had to work together to establish the Starfleet!
RADO may have adapted Star Trek's NCC to identify its futuristic line of watches, which definitely makes sense - the concept of RADO being the watch of the future & Stark Trek being the show of the future just click perfectly together, like 2 pieces of a puzzle!
Your search for the largest RADO NCC has ended! Welcome this giant all-steel RADO NCC 202 into your collection! It models a HUGE TV-Case & electric-blue dial
The RADO NCC 202 represents the year 2000, which everyone envisioned then as the year when we would all be zooming in space traffic! Well, it's 2011 & we still find ourselves stuck in road traffic! In any case, this watch reminds us of the future that could have been & the future that may still be!
HUGE silver/chrome electroplated steel TV-Case
satin electric blue dial or face in PRISTINE condition as it has a crisp markings & a flawless surface
EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Evidence of use is visible to the unaided eye. Scratches are light, but more numerous than "near mint".
INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Working perfectly, needs no repair or service.
*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
triple-calendar: day number, day & date display window at 3 o'clock
uniform horizontal gold-filled bar hour markers
gold "NCC 202" & "T SWISS MADE T" at 6 o'clock
gold-on-red RADO symbol logo & gold-filled RADO name logo at 9 o'clock; RADO symbol logo is fixed
clearly-marked gold rail-track grid
stainless steel RADO crown
original RADO acrylic crystal has gashes along bottom
replacement stainless steel bracelet
RADO stainless steel fold-over clasp with extension clasp
stainless steel case back; screws are somewhat tarnished
reverse side of case back embossed with "RADO WATCH CO", "SWISS" & "STAINLESS STEEL"
Swiss-made RADO 25 jewels automatic movement (cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician) contained within cunning blue rubber waterproofing