The Boston 007 (45mm)
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The Boston 007 (45mm)

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The Boston 007 (45mm)
The Boston 007 (45mm)
The Boston 007 (45mm)
The Boston 007 (45mm)
The Boston 007 (45mm)
The Boston 007 (45mm)
The Boston 007 (45mm)

Watch Description

What makes the Boston 007 unique: Waltham Watch Co was among the many watch companies in the US that made a name for themselves through hard work and artisanship. Founded by Aaron Lufkin Dennison, Waltham built about 40 million watches, clocks, speedometers, compasses, and time delay fuses. The Boston 007 exemplifies the craftsmanship that Waltham put into every watch they made. A simple dial with blued hands in a stainless steel polished case beautifully shows off the 007's movement. This 1896 movement is a testament to American watchmaking and will catch the eye of any onlooker. 

Movement Manufacturer Information

The movement inside of this watch was made by Waltham Watch Company. We call this model "The Boston" because of the company's proximity to the city.

Also known as American Watch Company and American Waltham Watch Company, Waltham was one of the leaders in attempting an entirely new concept, machines making machines. Prior to this, a watchmaker would hand-make each part of a movement one-at-a-time. Operating from 1851-1957, Waltham called its product the "Scientific Watch." Waltham's innovative, precise machining techniques made parts interchangeable, and their early version of the assembly line made high-quality watches efficient to produce. Legend has it that Henry Ford drew inspiration for his assembly line production from a visit to Waltham's factory. Located on the bank of the Charles River in "Watch City" (Waltham), Massachusetts, the factory has since been converted to apartment lofts.

Watch Specifications

  • Manufacturer: Vortic Watch Company
  • Model Year: 2023
  • Warranty: Full 1-Year Warranty
  • Case Dimensions:
    • Diameter: 45mm
    • Thickness: 12mm
    • Lug to Lug: 55mm
    • Lug Width: 22mm
  • Case Material: Machined Stainless Steel
  • Crown/Hardware: Stainless Steel
  • Water Resistance: 1 ATM
  • Crystals: Sapphire
  • Case Back: Stainless Steel
  • Strap: Leather

Movement

  • Manufacturer: Waltham Watch Company
  • Serial Number: 7602220
  • Manufacture Year: 1896
  • Function: Manual Wind
  • Jewels: 17 Jewels
  • Hands: Original
  • Size: 12s
  • Power Reserve: ~36 Hours
What makes the Boston 007 unique: Waltham Watch Co was among the many watch companies in the US that made a name for themselves through hard work and artisanship. Founded by Aaron Lufkin Dennison, Waltham built about 40 million watches, clocks, speedometers, compasses, and time delay fuses. The Boston 007 exemplifies the craftsmanship that Waltham put into every watch they made. A simple dial with blued hands in a stainless steel polished case beautifully shows off the 007's movement. This 1896 movement is a testament to American watchmaking and will catch the eye of any onlooker. 

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