The ELNIX is an electromagnetic watch. A technology before the quartz revolution Running at 28800bph, the sound it made is very dfferent from the other Hi-beat watches, it is really a joy just by hearing it clicks. The noise it made is very different. This, in most part, is an mechanical watch, without a rotor for automatic winding but a battery to power the movement.
This 8030 is made in 1975, which seems to be the final year for the ELNIX series.
Eric has been a gadget lover for decades and had been collecting affordable vintage since the nineties. With his passion for vintage watches, he had been sharing thoughts and photos in interest groups, with his intention of raising public interests on forgotten classics.