Glycine 6497-1 ETA Unitas Caliber

ETA Caliber 6497-1

Glycine 6497-1 ETA Unitas Caliber

BrandETA
Caliber Number6497-1
Movement TypeManual wind
Jewels17
Vibrations Per Hour
18,800 bph (6497-1) 21,600 bph (6497-2)
Diameter36.6mm
Thickness4.5mm
Shock SystemIncabloc
Winding DirectionUni-directional
FunctionsHours, minutes, small seconds
Country of ManufactureSwitzerland
Known Brands
Panerai, Victorinox Swiss Army, Glycine

This example was found in a Glycine KMU 48 (ref: 3788.99AT P-LB9). According to the Glycine spec sheet, the movement in their watch is nickel coated and the bridge features a chessboard decoration. It beats at 18,000 vibrations per hour with 17 jewels.

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New Watch Alert: 8/21/2020 - The Truth About Watches
2 months ago

[…] caseback is shaped like an airplane window, not the face. The 43mm watch runs on a hand wound ETA Caliber 6497-1 – also used by Panerai, Victorinox Swiss Army, Glycine – with a repositioned crown and […]

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