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    PRS Virtual Museum MKII

    Welcome to the PRS Virtual Museum. Please use this as a reference resource and please do not post on this thread. Any changes requested because of errors or new information please let me know in a PM and I will update the entry. Thank You.


    PRS = Platts Richmond Spencer.

    Eddies surname - his wife's maiden name - his mother's maiden name.

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    Re: PRS Virtual Museum MKII

    PRS-1 Speedbird

    # produced: 300

    Case: Stainless steel case with a screw down back and crown. Finish fine brush

    Dimensions: Diameter = 37.5 mm, 11.6 mm thick and 48.5 mm lug tip to lug tip .Lug spacing is 18 mm

    Movement: ETA 25 jewel automatic, calibre 2836-2 running at 28,800 bph with hacking seconds

    W/R: 10 bar/100 metres/330 feet

    Crystal: Bombé sapphire



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    PRS-2 Dreadnought

    # produced: 200

    Case: 316L stainless steel with screw back and decoupling screw down crown. Finish Bead blasted.

    Bezel: Unidirectional 60 clicks.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 44 mm, 15.6 mm thick and 54 mm lug tip to lug tip. Lug spacing is 22 mm.

    Weight: Watch & bracelet = 265 grammes, the watch head is approximately 140 grammes

    Movement: ETA2824-2T (Top) with decoration and chronometer rated to DIN standard

    W/R: 500 metres water resistant

    Crystal: Domed sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating on the underside

    Antimag: Anti-magnetic to 30,000 A/m


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    PRS-3 and PRS-4

    Case: Stainless steel case with screw back and screw down crown. PRS-3 finish is mixed brushed and polished PRS-4 is PVD.

    Bezel: Unidirectional with 60 clicks.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 39 mm across the bezel, 45 mm across the case to the tip of the protected crown, 47 mm lug tip to tip and 11.45 mm thick. Lug spacing is 20 mm.

    Movement: Ronda 715Li lithium powered with 10 year battery life 5 jewel Swiss Made version with gilt movement.

    W/R: 300 Metres

    Crystal: Sapphire.

    Dial: Available in Black or Orange.

    An optional bracelet was available for the PRS-3

    # Produced: 150 in S/S, 150 in PVD in each dial color.





    PRS-4 picture courtesy of Fschwer

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    PRS-5

    Case: Stainless steel assymetrical case with a screw back. Finish is bead blasted.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 41 mm to the tip of the crown, 45.5 mm lug tip to lug tip and 14.2 mm thick. Lug spacing is 19 mm

    Movement: Poljot 23 jewel hand winding, calibre 3133

    W/R: 50 metres/165 feet

    Crystal: acrylic



    PRS-5 Re-Issue

    Case: Stainless steel 316L assymetrical case with a screw back. Finish is bead blasted. Lugs are drilled

    Dimensions: Diameter = 41 mm to the tip of the crown, 45.5 mm lug tip to lug tip and 14.75 mm thick. Lug spacing is 20 mm

    Movement: Seagull ST-19 column wheel hand wound chronograph

    W/R: 50 metres/165 feet

    Antimag: Anti-magnetic to 4,800 A/m

    Crystal: acrylic



    Pic from Eddie.

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    PRS-6

    Case: Brushed stainless steel case with polished screw back.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 36 mm diameter, 46.25 mm lug tip to tip and 10.8 mm thick. Lug spacing (fixed bars) is 18 mm

    Movement: FHF 17 jewel hand winding, calibre 1380 11

    W/R: 3 bar/30 metres/100 feet

    Crystal: Acrylic.



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    PRS-7 Speedbird 2

    Case: Stainless steel case with a fine brush finish Screw down back and crown.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 37.5 mm, 11.6 mm thick and 48.5 mm lug tip to lug tip .Lug spacing is 18 mm

    Movement: ETA 25 jewel automatic, calibre 2836-2 running at 28,800 bph with hacking seconds

    W/R: 10 bar/100 metres/330 feet

    Crystal: Bombé sapphire

    Dial: Black or Ivory.

    A limited number (39) were available plated in gold commonly known as the Goldbird.


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    PRS-8 Richmond Spencer

    Case: Highly polished stainless steel case with pressure fit view back

    Dimensions: Diameter = 40 mm, 48 mm lug tip to lug tip and 12.5 mm thick. Lug spacing is 20 mm

    Weight: 70 grammes including strap ±2 grammes.

    Movement: Unitas 17 jewel hand winding, calibre 6498 running at 21,600 BPH. Decorated with Geneva stripes and blued screws

    W/R: 3 ATM/30 metres/100 feet

    Crystal: Bombé sapphire



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    PRS-9 Czech Air Force Longines Homage (in developement).

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    PRS-10

    Case: Bead blasted steel case with pressure fit back

    Dimensions: Diameter = 36mm diameter, 42mm lug tip to lug tip and 9.8mm thick . Lug spacing is 18mm bars are fixed.

    Movement: ISA (Swiss) 2 jewel quartz, calibre 1198/103 with quickset date

    W/R: 50 metres.

    Crystal: Acrylic

    Number produced: approx. 290





    PRS-10 Re-Issue

    Case: Bead blasted 316L Stainless steel case with Screw back, screw down crown and drilled lugs

    Dimensions: Diameter = 38.6 mm diameter including crown, 42.4 mm lug tip to lug tip and 11.25 mm thick . Lug spacing is 20 mm.

    Movement: Ronda 715 with 10 year Li battery

    W/R: 100 metres.

    Crystal: Acrylic High Dome

    Antimag: Anti-magnetic to 4,800 A/m



    Pic supplied by Eddie.

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    PRS-11

    Case: Stainless steel case with screw back and screw down crown. Finish is PVD.

    Bezel: Unidirectional with 120 clicks.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 39 mm across the bezel, 45 mm across the case to the tip of the protected crown, 47 mm lug tip to tip and 11.45 mm thick. Lug spacing is 20 mm.

    Movement: ETA 25 jewel automatic, calibre 2824-2 with quickset date and hacking seconds

    W/R: 30 bar/300 metres/1000 feet

    Crystal: Flat sapphire with anti-relective coating on the underside.

    Dial: Available in Black or Orange.





    A limited run (aprox. 25) were manufactured with the DN style hands.

    I had to remove the pic as the new software acted up.

    Pic borrowed from Eddie.

    Demand Inspired by this?


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    PRS-12 Speedbird 1903

    # Produced: 100

    Case: Stainless steel case with screw back and screw down crown finish is brushed.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 38mm, 49mm lug tip to lug tip and 14.3mm thick. Lug spacing is 20mm.

    Movement: Valjoux 25 jewel automatic chronograph, calibre 7750

    W/R: 100 metres

    Crystal: domed sapphire



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    PRS-14

    Case: Stainless steel case with screw back and decoupling screw down crown Finish brushed steel sides, polished top and back.

    Bezel: Unidirectional bezel with luminous numbers in the bezel insert sealed with hardened acrylic.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 40mm across the bezel and 46.6mm to the tip of the signed crown. 47mm lug tip to lug tip and 14.3mm thick. Lug spacing is 20mm

    Weight: 90 grammes.

    Movement: ETA 25 jewel automatic, calibre 2824-2 (standard).

    W/R: 30 bar/300 metres/1000 feet

    Crystal: Acrylic

    Antimag: 80,000 A/m (Amp metres)

    9 PRS-14's were made with PVD cases.








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    PRS-15 Ladybird

    # produced: 50

    Case: Stainless steel case with screw view back and screw down crown. Finish is brushed.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 29mm, 36.5mm lug tip to lug tip and 12.5mm thick. Lug spacing is 14mm.

    Movement: ETA 25 jewel automatic , calibre 2671

    W/R: 50 metres

    Crystal: domed sapphire



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    Re: PRS Virtual Museum MKII

    PRS-16 Speedbird GMT

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    Re: PRS Virtual Museum MKII

    PRS-17A
    PRS-17Q
    PRS-17C

    Case: 316L stainless steel with screw back and screw down crown. Finish brushed and polished

    Bezel: Unidirectional bezel 120 clicks. 12 hour bezel to enable displaying the time in a second time zone is optional.

    Dimensions:
    A-Diameter = 37.3mm, 43mm across including crown 44.5mm Lug tip to Lug tip and 10.9mm thick. Lug spacing 20mm

    Q-Diameter = 37.3mm, 43mm across including crown 44.5mm Lug tip to Lug tip and 10.9mm thick. Lug spacing 20mm

    C-Diameter = 37.3mm, 43mm across including crown 44.5mm Lug tip to Lug tip and 12.5mm thick. Lug spacing 20mm

    Weight:
    A- 70 grammes.
    Q- 60 grammes.
    C- 65 grammes.

    Movement:
    A - ETA 25 jewel automatic, calibre 2824-2 (standard).
    Q - Ronda 715Li quartz, 5 jewels with 10 year battery life
    C - ETA 27 jewel quartz chronograph, calibre 251.262 30 month batery life.

    W/R:
    A - 200 metres
    Q - 200 metres
    C - 100 metres

    Crystal: Sapphire with anti-relective coating on the underside

    Antimag: 4,800 A/m (Amp metres)





    PRS-17-C pic borrowed from Eddie till I get my own.

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    Re: PRS Virtual Museum MKII

    PRS-18A
    PRS-18Q

    Case: 316L stainless steel with screw back and screw down crown. Finish blasted

    Bezel: Unidirectional bezel 120 clicks

    Dimensions: Diameter = 39mm, 43.5mm across including crown 47.5mm Lug tip to Lug tip and 12.5mm thick Lug spacing 20mm

    Weight:
    A - 90 grammes.
    Q- 80 grammes.

    Movement:
    A - ETA 25 jewel automatic, calibre 2824-2 (standard).
    Q - Ronda 715Li quartz, 5 jewels with 10 year battery life

    W/R: 200 metres

    Crystal: Sapphire with anti-relective coating on the underside

    Antimag: 4,800 A/m (Amp metres)




    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RD4HnTGGf24


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kk14HSgZtGQ

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    Re: PRS Virtual Museum MKII

    PRS-19 Richmond Spencer Trench Watch (In Development)

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    PRS-20 LE

    # produced: 100

    Case: 316L stainless steel with screw down sapphire glass back and decoupling screw down crown. Finish polished.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 44mm, 48.5mm across including crown 50mm Lug tip to Lug tip and 11.2mm thick. Lug spacing 24mm

    Weight: 100 grammes.

    Movement: ETA (Unitas) 17 jewel hand winding, calibre 6198-1 (18,000 BPH). Modified by Soprod with screwed balance and blued steel swan-neck regulator. Decorated with Geneva Stripes, perlage and blued screws. Glucydur balance, Anachron hairspring and chronometer grade (soigné), adjusted in 3 positions.

    W/R: 100 metres

    Crystal: Domed sapphire with anti-relective coating on the underside

    Antimag: 4,800 A/m (Amp metres)




    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kk14HSgZtGQ

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    Re: PRS Virtual Museum MKII

    PRS-21 Dreadnought GMT (In Development)

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    PRS-22 Speedbird Three

    Case: 316L stainless steel with screw back and screwdown crown. Finish brushed.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 39mm, 42.6mm across including crown 46mm Lug tip to Lug tip and 11.9mm thick. Lug spacing 20mm

    Weight: 165 grammes on bracelet.

    Movement: ETA 2824-2 25 jewel automatic movement the first 50 are fitted with a chronometer grade that has a Nivarox hairspring and Glucydur balance adjusted in 4 positions.

    W/R: 100 metres also negative pressure tested to 0.4 ATM

    Crystal: Domed sapphire with anti-relective coating on the underside

    Antimag: 80,000 A/m (Amp metres)



    Note: the first 49 (Eddie kept #1 as is tradition) sold out in 2 minutes and 31 seconds on October 4th 2008.



    First picture Eddie posted of the Ivory dial variant.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kk14HSgZtGQ


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeZ8yGtgJ30

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBJGW30WIOw

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    PRS-23 Original number for the PRS-50 (To be reassigned?)

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    Re: PRS Virtual Museum MKII

    PRS-24 Dreadnought Super Quartz (In Development)

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    PRS-25 Vangaurd

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    PRS-26 Lady Dreadnought

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    PRS-27

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    PRS-28

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    PRS-29

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    PRS-30

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    PRS-50

    # produced: 50 in LE

    Case: 316L stainless steel with screw back and screw down crown. Finish Polished.

    Bezel: Unidirectional 60 clicks domed acrylic.

    Dimensions: Diameter = 42 mm, 15.3 mm thick and 50.7 mm lug tip to lug tip. Lug spacing is 22 mm.

    Weight: 130 grammes on strap

    Movement:
    Limited: NOS AS2063 17 jewel automatic movement with quickset date
    Standard: ETA2824-2

    W/R: 200 metres water resistant

    Crystal: Flat sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating on the underside 4.13 mm thick

    Antimag: Anti-magnetic to 4,800 A/m







    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7k9WJ81fro

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    PRS-53 Fat Arrow

    Case: stainless steel case with a polished screw back and fixed bars. Finish polished

    Dimensions: Diameter = 37mm, 41mm across including crown 48mm Lug tip to Lug tip and 12.75mm thick Lug spacing 18mm

    Movement: Handwind, ETA 2801-2 17 jewels with hack seconds modification

    Movement: Automatic, ETA 2824 25 jewels

    W/R: 50 metres/165 feet.

    Crystal: Acrylic



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