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Agat 192 ChS user review

Agat 192 ChS user review

There are a number of Internet reviews of the Agat 192 ChS Zlatoust Diver’s watch, but they all seem to have been written by people who have only seen photographs of the watch, and not by people who actually wear one daily.

Let’s remedy that situation. I have been wearing the 192 for some time now as my daily wristwatch. I wear it night and day, removing it only to shower, not because it’s not ...

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Agat stopwatch, a Hollywood celebrity

Agat was utilized in the motion picture K-19: The Widowmaker.

Storyline: The story of USSR’s first nuclear ballistic submarine, which suffered a malfunction in its nuclear reactor on its maiden voyage in the North Atlantic in 1961. The submarine’s crew, led by the unyielding Captain Alexi Vostrikov, races against time to prevent a Chernobyl-like nuclear disaster which threatens not only the lives of his crew, but has the potential to ignite a world ...

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The land of timeless classics: Chelyabinsk Region

For centuries, Russia’s Chelyabinsk Region has been a defense powerhouse, arming the Tsars’ armies and establishing the Soviet Union’s formidable nuclear arsenals. But cold steel and nuclear weapons are not the only contributions the city has made.

For decades now, the region, located on the border between Europe and Asia, has been a manufacturing giant, producing everything from military watches to engraved metalworks. As RT discovered, some of those heirlooms of the past are experiencing a ...

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SAT1 Kampagne mit Agat

The German TV broadcast SAT1 has expressed the theme of “time” using an Agat Stopwatch for advertising their new show “The perfect Minute”. The watch appears in the print campaign as well as the website and of course the TV channel. Interestingly, the previously used stopwatch was more recent model then this time. The fact that Agat now came into play once again shows one more time that Agat is ...

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Chelyabinsk Activity

When the Soviet Union broke up, businessmen in Chelyabinsk saw an opportunity to turn this once closed-off region into a major tourist destination. The magnificent and chaste landscapes of the Southern Urals have much to offer.
“Chelyabinsk was always perceived as a metallurgical region,” said entrepreneur Oleg Sirotin, the owner of the Sun Valley ski resort. “Of course, it remains so to this day, but many people see that there’s ...

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Agat flickr gallery

Agat flickr gallery

http://www.flickr.com/photos/agatfactory/galleries/72157627982660710/

This is a flickr gallery page of random Agat things and products we find on the famous social media site.
If you have some suggestions, please let us know.

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Zlatoust Activity

This time it is a Parkour Video from Zlatoust. Parkour (abbreviated PK) is a training method which focuses on rational movement in both the natural and urban environments. The focus is to move around obstacles with speed and efficiency. We think it is pretty amazing.

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Agat and the 20-minute challenge

The “сделано в СССР” on the dial leaves no room to conclude where this stopwatch emerged from.

Used in a mailing from Symantec in 2009.

Symantec was founded in 1982 by visionary computer scientists. The company has evolved to become one of the world’s largest software companies with more than 18,500 employees in more than 50 countries. We provide security, storage and systems management solutions to help our customers – from ...

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Zlatoust Activity

Stuff related to Zlatoust we think is interesting.

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1973 Agat stopwatch NOS with documents

Great condition vintage NOS Agat stopwatch from 1973 found in a forum thread on watchuseek.
Click the images or the above link to see more images and read the thread.

From the forum thread on watchuseek: Unusual Agat stopwatch NOS with doc
Image credits: Andy_I

From ...

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