To give you an example: I Love that beater From what I understand, there should be no danger from the tritium when changing a battery. Hobbies include collecting watches, cycling and studying local history. I too am in Law Enforcement and based on your review and the other officers, I just picked one up! They are selling them again and I bought the led watch..

Makes sense that is a nice one. I would guess my ebayer is selling old stock without warranties and Campco maybe doesn’t want to get drawn into it. Probably should call a professional to clean it up. All the Tritium vials including the hands are the same size. Thank Ed for your excellent review of what has turned out for me to be the perfect watch for the job. I also like to put a little petroleum jelly on the o-ring that seals the back plate before putting it back together. In Toronto, there is an authorized Omega service center, and I can get batteries for any quartz Omegas there–and the factory gaskets.

Sounds like this watch will serve its purpose for me and well. It is an easy watch to like. I bought an UZI Protector just recently.

Bought the watch mainly so I could tell the time when working in the dark. It isn’t loud either btw.

I’ll see if one is in the budget so to speak: I did get quoted the full UK cost price to replace the glass by a local watch repairer who I couldn’t trust. Thank you very much for the comment, it really helped make my decision for me.

UZI Tritium Watches

After reading your review, I was convinced I should get one. Remember to put the movement back into the case before doing this of course. Let a local jeweler take off the strap for you and replace the springbars if you don’t have one of these tools. I hope you don’t mind me posting that link 3: Good value,rugged enough, and comfortable to wear.


This watch is water resistant and equipped with a tritium light source that’s sealed under high pressure and resistant to water, oil and the most corrosive materials to provide over years of consta See each listing for international shipping options and costs. I have bought pprotector watch in UK and I love them – they are absolutely light, I love the screw-in crown and the glow in the dark is just amazing. Mostly I scratch the lens and just replace them due to wear of numbers on outside and crystal scratches.

However, I am disappointed. Good luck with the Uzi. The battery shouldn’t be a big deal. I purchased the protector with a nylon band and love uzii.

By the way, how noisy is it? Other than that I am very happy and without your review I may not have taken the final step to purchase.

UZI Protector Tritium H3 Watch With Metal Strap – Black

I read about the Uzi Protector in Facefull Magazine paintball and needed to be convinced that it’ll take the rigours of an extreme sport such paintball. However, I was disappointed that after 3 weeks the seconds hand fell off.

Can anyone tell me if there is a tritium watch out there that is 10mm or less in thickness, preferably without a rotating bezel. The more upscale Uzi Defender model has tritium vials at all the markers. Skip to main content.

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The face is different, making the date window smaller. Be Careful Guys K. View my complete profile. Browse Related Browse Related. In Toronto, there is an authorized Omega service center, and I can get batteries for any quartz Omegas there–and the factory gaskets. I’ll try to come up with something through: Defiantly would recommend this watch to friends and family.

WE used a small box with a screen on it and a light bulb inside. I also fitted a NATO strap, for the original strap was too large for my wrist I could have done without the Uzi logo on the dial though, and the packaging is especially silly with two gangster-like thugs appearing on the box With the watch itself I’m very happy, it’s light but feels solid, and offers good value for money JP.


Ed’s Corner: Uzi Protector Tritium Watch Review

Should make for an interesting review. Just bought the UZI Titanium. Can,t find a repair center. I Have to see your Post is very interesant. Luminox and Traser are the way to go for least expensive. I wonder what went wrong? I “charged” it with a flashlight, then a camera flash, and the luminous painted marks and second hand glowed dimly.

This watch is water uxi and equipped with a tritium light source that’s sealed under high pressure and resistant to water, oil and the most corrosi Is dangerous or nocive tritio watch for open Change battery.

Save on Wristwatches Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. Best size not jumbo like so many these daysexcellent night illumination, band is adjustable, and locks well.

Good to hear it has withstood that sort of protecror. Wrote to them, hopefully they have one that actually glows to replace this one with.

I believe that the Protector has been modified to make it a bit more durable. Bad news one way or another. Sadly a bad experience with a nice looking and handy watch I will surely miss, but not replace with the same brand due to a lack of quality. Suggest dielectric grease for O-rings, backs, screws, screw-in stems.