It’s a beautiful watch with no imperfections in appearance. Last edited by balla; May 9th, at Such is beyond the scope of this posting. I wonder if they continue to gain time or it will run only a certain number of minutes fast indefinitely? Edited June 11, by JerseyMo spelling correction. I do beleive these guys were pros.

Model 67 was released before Model September 13th, 3. The time now is Share this post Link to post Share on other sites. My latest watch is this Timex. If anyone knows more about how to date these watches it would be much appreciated. Pulling apart a stack of relays was not fun.

I have always had a love of tuning fork watches but have only recently started with the electro-mechanical watches. The Dynabeat is based on an electric watch although coming along when the electronic watches were already there.

Vintage Timex Dynabeat Electric Mens Watch

Didn’t mean to disparage the watch about the plastic bezel, just dynabbeat it is plastic. New to me Vintage Affordable Timex Dynabeat. Looks like a very expensive watch and I’m really pleased with it. Any more information about these watches would be much appreciated.: Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: What is the difference between the Dynabeat and the ones that only say electric? Such is beyond the scope of this posting.


Below is my Dynabeat, late s, movement Timex cal. I have acquirement many of these and have a nice supply tumex parts on hand. I wish I had taken a picture of the watch before I started. September 16th, 9. Notice that these dials have tabs so care must be take not to over bend them. It’s a beautiful watch with no imperfections in appearance. The Time Zone was sold in 74 and 75, I believe. I’m not sure of the date on the other one, but it will be mid 70s almost certainly.

With the Dynabeat, the frequency was increased and with the Timex Q quartz for example, a quartz was already setting the beat at Hertz but everything else inside was still electro-mechanical.

Originally Posted by sixtysix. September 14th, 8. I need to get one myself. It is very accurate and I like the style.

Timex – Electric Watches

Next pull hands and remove dial. This technology found its way into a lot of clocks in the ‘s and ‘s.


Really a nice watch. September 13th, 1.


May 7th, 1. I don’t Know how old the watch is but I would guess between and This is where I use the notched tip. My Timex catalog goes up to about and there are no Dynabeats in it. Since it’s just a display piece, I better not try to tamper with the workings inside!

The watch does have a rather lively tick to it and I thought it was a sign that it was broken until I saw it keeps good time! Despite Timex’s reputation for cheap, mass produced watches, the company has been responsible fynabeat its share of timekeeping innovations. May 9th, 6. The time now is