15 49.0138 8.38624 1 0 4000 1 https://www.watchfactoryjf.com 300 true 0
Tissot Heritage 1973 Chronograph: There’s 2 ‘n a L.E.!

Tissot Heritage 1973 Chronograph: There’s 2 ‘n a L.E.!

An condition reset

So far we’ve seen the Visodate and the Petite seconde from the Tissot Heritage line and now, it’s the ideal opportunity for the Tissot Heritage 1973 Chronograph Automatic . Aside from the subsequent variety , there’s likewise a Limited Edition . That passes on something other than Tissot’s connections to the ’70s engine hustling world!

Presenting the trio

A re-issue of a seventies-style chronograph in three distinct styles – one of them is a restricted version – in various dial and tie shading combinations. The Tissot Heritage 1973 threesome gladly displays their quality in the memorable Tissot stable, representing an association with the Kessel Classics. They are a dashing group and a home to exemplary vehicles in TICINO. The Kessel Group central command likewise got a different office for memorable cars.

Going back a bit

The 1973 Chronographs identify with the Tissot Navigator from mid 1972, which was worn by Loris Kessel, Swiss Formula 1 driver. The 1973 Chronograph was delivered a year later and it set the ties among Tissot and hustling considerably more. They supported Loris completely in the 1976 Formula 1 Grand Prix. The new deliveries mark the restart of their connection with Kessel Racing and Ronnie Kessel – Loris’ child – and the Limited Edition Heritage 1973 imprint the exact second of the gathering. Restricted to a sum of 1,973 pieces in very vintage-styled pad formed cases, it highlights broad brushing and angling throughout.

What do they got?

The genuine soul of the ’70s hustling watches through this oval pad molded chronograph watches – every one of them – and domed lines adding noticeable quality to their general measurements. The sapphire gems are cut and cleaned from strong sapphire glass blocks. The capacities for the counters and the tachymeter scale along the dials’ edge are same; together they bring a Panda impact. The patent of the overstitched dark calfskin ties are Tissot’s own, acquired in the ’60s.Its large holes are indistinguishable from the covers on the controlling wheels of those occasions. It’s only quite possibly the most promptly observable highlights of these vintage-enlivened chronographs. In any case, there are bounty contemporary contacts offering the essential updates both in and out.

Materials and movement

  • Satin-brushed 316L tempered steel for the cases, mounted with cleaned 316L treated steel bezels that are run of the mill of the ’70s. Water-safe up to 100 meters.
  • Domed sapphire gem (front); mineral glass display (case back).
  • Panda dial style and layouts.
  • Decorated (perlage and gold-shaded Tissot rotor), ETA (Valjoux) 7753 programmed development with 27 gems; 28,800vph (4Hz), 48-hour power reserve.

Functions and layout

  • Central hours and minutes hands; chronograph seconds-checking hand.
  • Sub-dial seconds at 9; 12-hour chronograph time counter at 6; 30-minute chronograph counter at 3.
  • Date somewhere in the range of 4 and 5. Flush pusher at 10 o’clock; date setting requires apparatus (pointer/push pin). Note: The flush pusher sits flush to coordinate with the case. Likewise called recessed pushers, they are not extremely common and are undoubtedly found on complicated and costly watches, to control and address the changes of complications like the date, day, month, jump year, moon stage and so on; exclusively or as interminable schedules.
  • The dial adds a third sub-dial at 3 o’clock and pushes the Navigator’s date window to 4:30. The dark sub-dials on the shimmering white dial keep up the panda tasteful of the first and orange hands on the 12-hour and 30-minute sub-dials (at 6 and 3 o’clock).
  • Green Super-LumiNova embeds on ordinary time keeping hands and hour markers offers improved perceivability in darkness.
  • Tested under replications of genuine conditions for their capacity to oppose impacts, high/low pressing factors, entrance by fluids, gas, earth, ooze and dust.



  • https://www.creationwatches.com/products/tissot-247/tissot-legacy modest seconde-t119-405-16-037-00-t1194051603700-programmed simple mens-watch-16143.html
  • https://www.creationwatches.com/products/tissot-247/tissot-legacy visodate-t118-410-36-277-01-t1184103627701-quartz-unisex-watch-16088.html
  • https://www.creationwatches.com/products/tissot-chronograph-242/tissot-legacy 1973-chronograph-programmed t124-427-16-031-01-t1244271603101-100m-mens-watch-19322.html
  • https://www.creationwatches.com/products/tissot-chronograph-242/tissot-legacy 1973-chronograph-programmed t124-427-16-041-00-t1244271604100-100m-mens-watch-19323.html
  • https://www.creationwatches.com/products/tissot-chronograph-242/tissot-legacy 1973-chronograph-programmed t124-427-16-051-00-t1244271605100-100m-mens-watch-19324.html


Gonzo’s Geekery: Titanium as a choice
Previous Post
Gonzo’s Geekery: Titanium as a choice
Raymond Weil Reprise: Toccatas in subtle shades
Next Post
Raymond Weil Reprise: Toccatas in subtle shades