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For sale we have an Alpina Startimer Pilot Automatic watch Ref AL-525X4TSP34/6. The case is PVD coated Stainless Steel, with a Titanium screw on back. It has a large screw down crown. The Sapphire crystal is scratch-resistant with anti-reflective coating. It is water resistant to 100m. Inside is the Alpina AL-525 automatic movement.


This is a well-designed modern watch, based on the classic, large pilot/fleiger watch designs of the 1940s. It has a clear and well executed grey powder tone dial. The seconds are very clear around the exterior with red mark at 12 O’clock. Inside are the applied luminous hour markers. The signing is white and clear, with the Alpina logo to the centre and the automatic signing and 100m depth rating.

The hands are a polished silver tone, with luminous infill. The second hand is nicely designed with red triangular counterbalance, which ties in with the red triangle marker at 12.


The case is very well finished with a polished bezel and the circular brushing to the top of the case. The sides have a linear grained brushing which is well done. The crown screws done and is large with a clear knurled edge, with a mixture of matte and polished finishing.

The case back has good engraving with the Alpina logo to the centre and model signing around the outside. The edge is polished, with a matte finish mixed with polished aspects to the engraving.


A watch that originally retailed for around £900, It has a lot of quality touches and good design. Its looks great and is an affordable pre-owned modern pilot watch which is Swiss Made.


It has no original box or paperwork.


Full condition report below. Please see the images as these compliment and aid the description provided below.



In perfect original condition.



In perfect original condition with bright lume.



Original Sapphire crystal with no signs of marks.



The crown is original, screwing down as it should. It has no obvious marks.



The case is Steel and is in good condition. It has some light nicks to the bezel from light wear. The brushed finish to the sides is very good.



The Stainless-Steel screw back is in very good original condition.



The watch is on its original Alpina strap, with Alpina buckle.



Inside is the Alpina AL-525 automatic movement. It is a modified Sellita SW200-1a movement. It has 26 jewels, with a 38-hour power reserve. It also has a quickset date function.


The movement is keeping good time. It keeps time to within 10 seconds variation a day, with an amplitude of 260 degrees.


Case dimensions:

Case width: 44mm

Case width with crown: 48,5mm

Case length: 44mm

Case length lug to lug: 53mm

Depth: 10.75mm

Lug width: 22mm

Pre-owned Alpina Startimer 44mm Automatic Pilot watch Ref AL-525X4TSP34/6

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