The Rolex Submariner Reference 5513 is the embodiment of the classic dive watch. The 5513 is simple yet sophisticated and rugged The Ref. 5513 was first introduced in the 1962 and ceased production in late 1989. The Ref. 5513 is a purpose built dive watch that lacks the date function like other Rolex Submariner models. (eg. Ref. 1680.)
This specific 1982 Rolex Submariner Ref. 5513 is commonly referred to as the Maxi Mk V Dial. The Mk V dial is commonly seen in cases stamped in the 7 mil to 8 mil range. The features of the Maxi V Dial include the following:
"Open 6's" in the feet first depth rating
The word “SUBMARINER” written above the depth rating and is longer then the depth rating.
The “=” sign in the depth rating is directly below the “A” in “SUBMARINER”
This specific 1982 Rolex Submariner Ref. 5513 is in fantastic condition. The lume plots and hands have achieved an ivory-like patina and the original insert has a handsome deep anthracite color. This would make a great daily driver and has the classic matte dial Rolex look and feel.
Black (Matte) Maxi Mk V
Rolex Oyster Flip Lock 93150 W/ 580 Ends
CASE & BRACELET
The case that has previously been polished and has some wear from use but retains nice thick lugs. The insert is deep black in coloration in stunning condition and retains the pearl.
DIAL & HANDS
The original matte black Maxi Mk V dial is in immaculate and in untouched condition. The lume plots and matching hands have achieved an ivory-like patina. The tritium lume plots and hands show zero lume degradation and remain fully intact.
None. The watch was recently serviced and is running at COSC spec backed by a 1-year warranty on accuracy of timekeeping.