Want An Original Citizen Bullhead? – A Quick Buying Guide

I’ve added a page about buying a vintage Citizen ‘bullhead’, correctly called the Challenge Timer.

I’ve seen a lot of Challenge Timers on auction sites – well, on eBay – which have been re-furbished and often have after market dials. So to provide a bit of advice and information to help potential buyers, the new page provides key information as a guide to buying, especially if originality is what you’re after.

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2 Responses to Want An Original Citizen Bullhead? – A Quick Buying Guide

  1. Tom says:

    Hi,

    I’m seeking for a 8110 part which consist in the plastic ring which hold the movement in the watch case. (here is a photo).
    https://picasaweb.google.com/thomas.blehaut/3Avril2013?authuser=0&authkey=Gv1sRgCIqiqfiO3qeTGQ&feat=directlink

    Do you know where I can find this one ?

    Congratulations for your blog and thanks for the info.

    Regards

    • sweephand says:

      Hi Tom,
      thanks for your comments. I’m afraid sourcing parts for vintage Citizens is difficult, so it’s usually a matter of finding a donor movement. I don’t know where else you might find the movement ring – I need one myself for a different 8110 model!

      Stephen

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