Heuer Skipper

Amazing – Skipper 7764 weared by a team member and Aquastar Regate on the wrist of the Team of British Prime Minister in 1971

Crazy found, thanks to Nico! On this pic we can see the British Prime Minister Edward Heath (1916 - 2005, centre) and the crew of his racing yacht Morning Cloud, circa August 1971. (Photo by Terence Spencer/Popperfoto via Getty Images)The Prime Minister seems wearing a Aquastar Heuer Regate with Felsa 4000n as we know on the Intrepid crew and the guy we need to get known in the front on the right is wearing a Heuer Skipper 7764!    Morning Cloud was the name of five different yachts from Edward Heath, that he owned between 1969 and 1983. You can [...]

Amazing – Skipper 7764 weared by a team member and Aquastar Regate on the wrist of the Team of British Prime Minister in 1971

The “sandy” Skipperrera

From time to time we see dials with patina. Some patina looks just "no way" but some - like this paintless wonder - looks amazing. Look what a guy from Australia found: a really rare FAB.SUISSE (3 known!) Heuer Skipperrera 7754! Thanks to Clarke for the infos and pictures, this is definitely a watch to wear!

The “sandy” Skipperrera

Abel, we have to rescue a Skipper!

There are two opinions in handle a rough weared vintage watch – leave it as it is: full weared with broken glass, round smoothed edges on the case and crumbled lumen on the hands and dial or do a full case refurbish and some cosmetical operations with care to fix the state and have a well looking vintage watch. Of course that depends on the condition and the own demand. You always want to see how an Autavia case looks during the refurbishing? Here we go… […]

Abel, we have to rescue a Skipper!