Soviet Gold Plated Men's Watch "Raketa Big Zero" Cal.2609

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Gold Plated Men's Watch Description 

The Vintage Watch "Raketa Big Zero Cal.2609" is a true piece of Soviet history.

Made in the USSR in the 1980s, this watch is a perfect blend of classic design and robust construction.

The 39 mm case size makes it a great choice for men and the brass and stainless steel construction gives it a sturdy feel.

The leather strap provides both comfort and style, and the mechanical movement adds a touch of traditional craftsmanship to the timepiece.

This watch is the perfect addition to any collection or a great gift for anyone who appreciates Soviet history and vintage style.

Raketa is a famous brand of watches. The factory has worked since 1962 in the Soviet Union. Raketa watches were produced for the Red Army, the Soviet Navy, for North Pole expeditions, as well as for civilians.

Gold Plated Men's Watch Characteristics 

  • Year: 1980's
  • Case size: 39 mm
  • Movement: Mechanical
  • Case materials: Brass, Stainless Steel
  • Strap materials: Leather
  • Made in USSR.

Watch "Raketa Big Zero" Cal.2609 Benefits 

  1. Historical Significance: As a product of the 1980s USSR, it holds significant historical value, especially for collectors or enthusiasts of Soviet history.

  2. Classic Design: The watch features a timeless design, making it suitable for a wide range of occasions, from formal events to casual wear.

  3. Robust Construction: The combination of brass and stainless steel in its construction ensures durability and longevity.

  4. Comfortable and Stylish Strap: The leather strap not only adds to the watch's elegant appearance but also provides comfort for everyday wear.

  5. Mechanical Movement: The traditional mechanical movement is a nod to classic watchmaking craftsmanship, appealing to purists and watch enthusiasts.

  6. Ideal Size: With a 39 mm case size, it strikes a perfect balance between being noticeable on the wrist without being overly bulky, making it ideal for most men.

  7. Brand Heritage: Raketa is a renowned brand with a rich history of producing watches for the Soviet military and expeditions, adding to the watch's authenticity and collectible value.

  8. Versatile Appeal: This watch is a great addition to any watch collection, and its vintage charm makes it a thoughtful gift for those who appreciate unique and historically rich timepieces.

  9. Cultural Connection: Owning a Raketa watch provides a direct link to Soviet-era craftsmanship and design, a period known for its unique aesthetic and engineering approaches.

  10. Investment Potential: Given its historical and brand significance, the watch may hold or increase its value over time, making it a potentially good investment for collectors.

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Watch servicing information

All the watches in our shop are in working condition and have been serviced by a professional watchmaker. We always check the watch again before shipping.


Standard delivery: 10-20 business days depending on country.

Express delivery: 3-10 business days depending on country.

Processing time: 3-5 business days for all countries and delivery methods.

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Why should you buy watches from our store?

1. We are selling rare, beautiful and unique vintage and customized watches

2. For an extra fee you can purchase watch gift box or additional strap in our shop

3. We can personalize the purchased items per your specifications

4. We can engrave the back of the watch per your specifications, including choice of fonts, at extra $2 per each letter or symbol - contact us for this option

5. We provide guarantee for all sold watches

6. If there is a particular watch you are looking for, feel free to write to us and we will try to locate it for you !