Automatic watch movement ETA 2824-2 Y3.
This is the very rare vintage version with only 17 jewels and long regulator arm. This is no longer available for a long time, modern versions have 25 Jewels.
All ETA movements are made in Switzerland and must meet extremely strict criteria for precision before they make it into a watch. Their high frequency ensures excellent mechanical precision.
Number of jewels: 17
Escapement: Pallet lever
Balance types: Nickel anular balance
Shock protection(s): Incabloc
Balance bearing / direction hairspring: Clockwise
Moveable stud: yes
Adjust mechanism: ETAChron / long regulator arm
Winding mechanism: yoke winding system
Setting lever spring: 1 hole(s)
Functions: hour, minute, second, day, selfwinding
Size: 11 1/2”’
Production period: 1971 (1982) – now.
The article is sold “as is” – any other parts that are not mentioned in the description or shown in the photos are not included with this movement.
The movement is working but it was never tested for precision. As for any other vintage movement, a basic revision is recommended.
All the movements in our offers are service or replacement parts meant to be used by professionals for watch servicing. The movements are handled and stored in different boxes or containers, operations that may affect their accuracy. These movements are supposed to be cleaned, oiled, timed or adjusted by a professional before fully corresponding to the manufacturer specifications.