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  • 29 Jan 2015
    Whether you like it or not, omega seamaster replica are not going away - especially with debut of the Apple Watch. Sooner or later there is going to be a smartwatch that you will want to own and wear. You might even find them indispensable. Right now, smart watches, along with fitness activity trackers and other forms of wearable technology, are the hottest items in the world of technology. Unfortunately, smartwatches have thus far proved to be limited in their uses. The rolex Day Date replica is arguably the most popular smartwatch right now, but without a phone, it has little standalone functions. Plus, it has a decidedly basic and primitive E Ink display. Still, there are other alternatives such as Samsung’s Galaxy Gear 2, Galaxy Fit, and other Gear smartwatches. These have built-in pedometer and heart rate monitoring functions, but they are only compatible with select Samsung devices. Enter the SpeedUp http://www.modserap.com/omega-speedmaster-replica-australia-for-sale.html. Now, while it may not be the first iOS and Android compatible smart watch, SpeedUp claims that it is in fact the first iOS and Android compatible smart watch to boast a full color multi-touch LCD display. It was first seen earlier this year at the Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. The multi-touch LCD is protected by tempered glass, measures 1.54-inches across, and has a display resolution of 240 x 240 pixels. Underneath, it is powered by a 1GHz single-core low-power CPU by Imagination Technologies. It features 4GB of internal storage, 512MB of RAM, and offers Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity. It also runs Android 4.4 KitKat. Unfortunately, because of its full-color display and the fact that it runs Android OS, battery life does suffer somewhat and the SpeedUp SmartWatch has a claimed battery life of just under a day at 20 hours. Depending on your usage, the watch might or might not make it through a day. In terms of functionality, the SpeedUp SmartWatch connects via Bluetooth 4.0 to your iOS or Android smartphone and can receive call, text, reminder, and email notifications. You can also access your contacts, check your calendar, control your music, and for those who are absent-minded, the SpeedUp SmartWatch even has a nifty “Find My Phone” function. Users can also customize the watch face to suit their moods. Fortunately, unlike most other smart watches in the market right now, the SpeedUp SmartWatch does have a couple of useful standalone functions. It has an integrated pedometer, so it can keep track of the number of steps you have taken, distance covered, and calories burned. Furthermore, it can analyze the quality of your sleep too and show users how long they have slept and how much of it was “deep sleep”, for instance. The SpeedUp SmartWatch also has a IP57 rating, which means it it dust resistant and slightly water resistant. IP57 specifically means being water resistant to a depth of just one meter, so we would advise against taking this swimming.The watch is available now from SpeedUp and the best thing about it is that it only costs about $130, which, when you consider its features, makes it more bang for buck than just about any other smartwatch out there.
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  • Whether you like it or not, omega seamaster replica are not going away - especially with debut of the Apple Watch. Sooner or later there is going to be a smartwatch that you will want to own and wear. You might even find them indispensable. Right now, smart watches, along with fitness activity trackers and other forms of wearable technology, are the hottest items in the world of technology. Unfortunately, smartwatches have thus far proved to be limited in their uses. The rolex Day Date replica is arguably the most popular smartwatch right now, but without a phone, it has little standalone functions. Plus, it has a decidedly basic and primitive E Ink display. Still, there are other alternatives such as Samsung’s Galaxy Gear 2, Galaxy Fit, and other Gear smartwatches. These have built-in pedometer and heart rate monitoring functions, but they are only compatible with select Samsung devices. Enter the SpeedUp http://www.modserap.com/omega-speedmaster-replica-australia-for-sale.html. Now, while it may not be the first iOS and Android compatible smart watch, SpeedUp claims that it is in fact the first iOS and Android compatible smart watch to boast a full color multi-touch LCD display. It was first seen earlier this year at the Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. The multi-touch LCD is protected by tempered glass, measures 1.54-inches across, and has a display resolution of 240 x 240 pixels. Underneath, it is powered by a 1GHz single-core low-power CPU by Imagination Technologies. It features 4GB of internal storage, 512MB of RAM, and offers Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity. It also runs Android 4.4 KitKat. Unfortunately, because of its full-color display and the fact that it runs Android OS, battery life does suffer somewhat and the SpeedUp SmartWatch has a claimed battery life of just under a day at 20 hours. Depending on your usage, the watch might or might not make it through a day. In terms of functionality, the SpeedUp SmartWatch connects via Bluetooth 4.0 to your iOS or Android smartphone and can receive call, text, reminder, and email notifications. You can also access your contacts, check your calendar, control your music, and for those who are absent-minded, the SpeedUp SmartWatch even has a nifty “Find My Phone” function. Users can also customize the watch face to suit their moods. Fortunately, unlike most other smart watches in the market right now, the SpeedUp SmartWatch does have a couple of useful standalone functions. It has an integrated pedometer, so it can keep track of the number of steps you have taken, distance covered, and calories burned. Furthermore, it can analyze the quality of your sleep too and show users how long they have slept and how much of it was “deep sleep”, for instance. The SpeedUp SmartWatch also has a IP57 rating, which means it it dust resistant and slightly water resistant. IP57 specifically means being water resistant to a depth of just one meter, so we would advise against taking this swimming.The watch is available now from SpeedUp and the best thing about it is that it only costs about $130, which, when you consider its features, makes it more bang for buck than just about any other smartwatch out there.
    Jan 29, 2015 676
  • 28 Jan 2015
    A small complaint about the bracelet is that it does not have push buttons to release it. I prefer the push buttons, I once made a replica chanel j12 fan extremely upset when I made the same comment about a previous watch that I owned. To each his own. Regardless, it is not a deal-breaker, and it seems to be getting easier to release with time. The upside is that it creates a much cleaner looking clasp, and allows for the hidden micro adjust holes. The clasp does have a safety latch engraved with the Maurice Lacriox name. Most of my friends and family who have seen the watch seem to prefer the bracelet, but I think that it also looks great on the leather strap. It matches the vintage vibe of the watch, and is quite comfortable. It’s also a good way to dress down the watch a bit. I also like how the keepers are leather, rather than the metal that you see on most NATOS. The contrasting stitching is a also great touch. The leather is a bit difficult to tuck into the keeper, but I imagine that it will become easier as it breaks in.The replica chanel watches has a sapphire crystal which appears to have AR coating on both sides. The crystal has a noticeable dome to it, and is raised above the edges of the case (possibly to allow fitment of the internal bezel). Despite the dome, it offers great legibility from any angle. I’ve always been nervous about chipping or cracking unprotected crystals that stick out above the case with a careless arm movement. That being said, but I have never actually damaged one before (knock on wood), and the shape of this crystal really stands out, matching the style of the watch perfectly.The dial has a typical matte black finish. The Logo as well as hour markers are applied polished metal. It has printed hash marks for the minutes, and has very minimal text compared to some divers. I greatly prefer this, and feel that it matches the classic, vintage style of this watch. The hands are very attractive and are well-proportioned with the minute and second hand reaching to the edge of the dial. Red tips to these hands add a splash of color, and help the wearer to quickly differentiate the minute hand at a quick glance.Normally I hate black dials with white date displays, but the location at 6 o’clock rather than the typical 3 or 4 gives it symmetry, and it does not stick out badly. A unique font was chosen for the date, which adds a classy touch. One minor complaint that I have is that the lume area on the main hands is fairly thin, and the seconds hand has no lume at all. I feel that a watch serious enough to include a helium release valve and a bracelet extension, should have hands that are also equipped for diving. That being said, I don’t plan to dive with it, and wider hands would spoil the great aesthetics of this watch during daylight hours. The lume that is there (including the bezel) seems to be superluminova, and it is quite bright and long lasting. My understanding is that the movement is a Sellita (ETA clone) typical of this price range. I have not opened the case, so I can’t comment on the finishing. The watch has kept time within a few seconds per day, and has performed flawlessly during its tenure with me thus far. The winding action is very smooth, as is the motion of the second hand.This watch is a great addition to my collection. If I had paid for it, I feel that the level of finishing and extra details are appropriate for a watch in this price range. A level of value is offered above that of others costing this much.
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  • A small complaint about the bracelet is that it does not have push buttons to release it. I prefer the push buttons, I once made a replica chanel j12 fan extremely upset when I made the same comment about a previous watch that I owned. To each his own. Regardless, it is not a deal-breaker, and it seems to be getting easier to release with time. The upside is that it creates a much cleaner looking clasp, and allows for the hidden micro adjust holes. The clasp does have a safety latch engraved with the Maurice Lacriox name. Most of my friends and family who have seen the watch seem to prefer the bracelet, but I think that it also looks great on the leather strap. It matches the vintage vibe of the watch, and is quite comfortable. It’s also a good way to dress down the watch a bit. I also like how the keepers are leather, rather than the metal that you see on most NATOS. The contrasting stitching is a also great touch. The leather is a bit difficult to tuck into the keeper, but I imagine that it will become easier as it breaks in.The replica chanel watches has a sapphire crystal which appears to have AR coating on both sides. The crystal has a noticeable dome to it, and is raised above the edges of the case (possibly to allow fitment of the internal bezel). Despite the dome, it offers great legibility from any angle. I’ve always been nervous about chipping or cracking unprotected crystals that stick out above the case with a careless arm movement. That being said, but I have never actually damaged one before (knock on wood), and the shape of this crystal really stands out, matching the style of the watch perfectly.The dial has a typical matte black finish. The Logo as well as hour markers are applied polished metal. It has printed hash marks for the minutes, and has very minimal text compared to some divers. I greatly prefer this, and feel that it matches the classic, vintage style of this watch. The hands are very attractive and are well-proportioned with the minute and second hand reaching to the edge of the dial. Red tips to these hands add a splash of color, and help the wearer to quickly differentiate the minute hand at a quick glance.Normally I hate black dials with white date displays, but the location at 6 o’clock rather than the typical 3 or 4 gives it symmetry, and it does not stick out badly. A unique font was chosen for the date, which adds a classy touch. One minor complaint that I have is that the lume area on the main hands is fairly thin, and the seconds hand has no lume at all. I feel that a watch serious enough to include a helium release valve and a bracelet extension, should have hands that are also equipped for diving. That being said, I don’t plan to dive with it, and wider hands would spoil the great aesthetics of this watch during daylight hours. The lume that is there (including the bezel) seems to be superluminova, and it is quite bright and long lasting. My understanding is that the movement is a Sellita (ETA clone) typical of this price range. I have not opened the case, so I can’t comment on the finishing. The watch has kept time within a few seconds per day, and has performed flawlessly during its tenure with me thus far. The winding action is very smooth, as is the motion of the second hand.This watch is a great addition to my collection. If I had paid for it, I feel that the level of finishing and extra details are appropriate for a watch in this price range. A level of value is offered above that of others costing this much.
    Jan 28, 2015 759
  • 27 Jan 2015
    The newest http://www.modserap.com/rolex-day-date-replica-australia-for-sale.html models are new GMT versions that sport quite beefy 48mm wide cases and also new 46mm wide Navitimer models - aBlogtoWatch debuted the 2014 Navitimer GMT watches here. Breitling makes watches for guys who like big watches. That might just be a good slogan for the brand moving forward. In fact, among the mainstream luxury brands, Breliting is among the few that routinely make watches that I actually find too large for my wrists - and I am a guy who likes large watches. It means bigger guys who like to show-off have ample choice within the Breitling product catalog. So with that said, let's take a look at the new omega Speedmaster replica and see if your wrist can brave it. To be fair, the omega seamaster replica isn't that much larger than other Navitimer models (though you can get Breitiling Navimtimer collection pieces as small as 40mm wide, I believe). The Breitling Navitimer 01 (hands-on aBlogtoWatch review here) is 46mm wide. Both of these watches contain in-house made Breitling mechanical chronograph movements. While the three-hand version contains the caliber 01 movements, the new Breitling Navitimer GMT contains Breitling caliber 04 - which simply adds a GMT hand for a 24 hour time or a second time zone to the other features such as 12 hour chronograph. The movement operates at 4Hz and has a power reserve of about 70 hours. I actually don't know why Breitling decided to increase the GMT's size 2mm more than the standard chronograph movement-based Navitimer 01. Actually, I have some pretty good ideas why though. Watch brands sometimes do this in order to create additional differentiating factors between their watches so that, for the consumer, the choice isn't just "GMT hand or not." I don't think there was an outcry from Breitling consumers that 48mm wide Navitimer options were needed. It does help offer additional flavor though, if you are the type of person keen on the Navitimer family - one of Breitling's oldest collections that started in the 1950s. Furthermore, this isn't the only available Breitling Navitimer with a GMT hand. In addition to the 48mm wide GMT Breitling also produces the rather less expensive Navitimer World which comes in a 46mm wide case and has a chronograph/GMT complication. The difference is that the Navitimer World does not have an in-house made movement. It's Swiss ETA Valjoux 7750-based movement that has a different chronograph layout. Admittedly, the "tri-compax" layout of the Breitling caliber 04 movement is slightly more attractive. More so, the caliber 04 equipped models have a sapphire crystal window display caseback - which is still something uncommon for Breitling watches. What makes a Navitimer a "Navitimer" is the rotating slide-rule bezel. This retro calculator gives the (skilled) pilot wearer the ability to make a series of calculations, assuming all the instruments in his or her aircraft are down, and he or she is still able to fiddle with a watch during emergency flight. I've heard mixed things from various pilots about whether or not use of a slide-rule is still taught in pilot school. At least a few military pilots claim that it is.
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  • The newest http://www.modserap.com/rolex-day-date-replica-australia-for-sale.html models are new GMT versions that sport quite beefy 48mm wide cases and also new 46mm wide Navitimer models - aBlogtoWatch debuted the 2014 Navitimer GMT watches here. Breitling makes watches for guys who like big watches. That might just be a good slogan for the brand moving forward. In fact, among the mainstream luxury brands, Breliting is among the few that routinely make watches that I actually find too large for my wrists - and I am a guy who likes large watches. It means bigger guys who like to show-off have ample choice within the Breitling product catalog. So with that said, let's take a look at the new omega Speedmaster replica and see if your wrist can brave it. To be fair, the omega seamaster replica isn't that much larger than other Navitimer models (though you can get Breitiling Navimtimer collection pieces as small as 40mm wide, I believe). The Breitling Navitimer 01 (hands-on aBlogtoWatch review here) is 46mm wide. Both of these watches contain in-house made Breitling mechanical chronograph movements. While the three-hand version contains the caliber 01 movements, the new Breitling Navitimer GMT contains Breitling caliber 04 - which simply adds a GMT hand for a 24 hour time or a second time zone to the other features such as 12 hour chronograph. The movement operates at 4Hz and has a power reserve of about 70 hours. I actually don't know why Breitling decided to increase the GMT's size 2mm more than the standard chronograph movement-based Navitimer 01. Actually, I have some pretty good ideas why though. Watch brands sometimes do this in order to create additional differentiating factors between their watches so that, for the consumer, the choice isn't just "GMT hand or not." I don't think there was an outcry from Breitling consumers that 48mm wide Navitimer options were needed. It does help offer additional flavor though, if you are the type of person keen on the Navitimer family - one of Breitling's oldest collections that started in the 1950s. Furthermore, this isn't the only available Breitling Navitimer with a GMT hand. In addition to the 48mm wide GMT Breitling also produces the rather less expensive Navitimer World which comes in a 46mm wide case and has a chronograph/GMT complication. The difference is that the Navitimer World does not have an in-house made movement. It's Swiss ETA Valjoux 7750-based movement that has a different chronograph layout. Admittedly, the "tri-compax" layout of the Breitling caliber 04 movement is slightly more attractive. More so, the caliber 04 equipped models have a sapphire crystal window display caseback - which is still something uncommon for Breitling watches. What makes a Navitimer a "Navitimer" is the rotating slide-rule bezel. This retro calculator gives the (skilled) pilot wearer the ability to make a series of calculations, assuming all the instruments in his or her aircraft are down, and he or she is still able to fiddle with a watch during emergency flight. I've heard mixed things from various pilots about whether or not use of a slide-rule is still taught in pilot school. At least a few military pilots claim that it is.
    Jan 27, 2015 782
  • 25 Jan 2015
    For Aron Harilela, joining the family business was only a matter of time. "omega seamaster replica, I knew I would be in the hotel industry," says the 40-year-old director of Harilela Hotels, which manages properties across Asia, Europe, the United States and Canada. "I remember when we built our first hotel. I was four years old when it opened. My father [Hari] walked through it time and again, as a construction site, understanding the menus, understanding the operational side, the financial side. I grew up completely engrossed in this culture." Even as a university student in England, Cartier Roadster replica would take summer jobs in hotels to understand the business, from the restaurants to room service. "One time my parents were quite shocked that I was serving them breakfast in London," he recalls.After graduating with a bachelor's degree in law and politics, and a PhD in political philosophy, http://www.modserap.com/omega-speedmaster-replica-australia-for-sale.html the company's London office in 1994. Two years later, he made his first hotel acquisition, the Sheraton Belgravia in London. Since returning to Hong Kong in 1996, Harilela has taken over his family's hotel operations in Southeast Asia and Europe, become head of acquisitions for the Harilela Group and joined several leading civic, business and university committees. The avid sportsman, who is also getting married next month, admits it's difficult to find time for everything he needs and wants to do. "Managing time has become a much more complicated issue. Now, we have phones that follow us, we have BlackBerrys that show us e-mails all the time. Everything seems to be marked urgent," he says. Harilela spends at least two weeks of the month travelling among the group's properties. He also tries to travel once a month to play polo - "it's an obsession" - and fit in regular time on the tennis court.The secret to his success has been efficiency. "I'm extremely quick," he says. "I don't really just sit there and think. I fit quite a few things in the day. If you give me nothing to do, I'm miserable. I always end up finding something to do."The only time he truly shuts off is in the air or on the polo field. "The one thing my dad taught me about time management is that once you get on a plane, you just switch off. I read my book, I'll watch a movie, I'll have a few glasses of wine," he says. Back on solid ground, Harilela remains focused on getting the most out of his life. "It is always the present. You have to take hold of it. One shouldn't let time slip away and 20 years later realise that everything and everyone is gone.""This was the first watch I ever bought for myself. I found it at a vintage market in London. I love the design and I particularly like old Rolexes.""This was a present from [my fiancee] Laura for my 40th birthday. It's very elegant." Portuguese Minute Repeater "This is one of my favourite watches. I just love the way it looks. You can wear it for formal events or with jeans and loafers. And it just feels great on your wrist."
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  • For Aron Harilela, joining the family business was only a matter of time. "omega seamaster replica, I knew I would be in the hotel industry," says the 40-year-old director of Harilela Hotels, which manages properties across Asia, Europe, the United States and Canada. "I remember when we built our first hotel. I was four years old when it opened. My father [Hari] walked through it time and again, as a construction site, understanding the menus, understanding the operational side, the financial side. I grew up completely engrossed in this culture." Even as a university student in England, Cartier Roadster replica would take summer jobs in hotels to understand the business, from the restaurants to room service. "One time my parents were quite shocked that I was serving them breakfast in London," he recalls.After graduating with a bachelor's degree in law and politics, and a PhD in political philosophy, http://www.modserap.com/omega-speedmaster-replica-australia-for-sale.html the company's London office in 1994. Two years later, he made his first hotel acquisition, the Sheraton Belgravia in London. Since returning to Hong Kong in 1996, Harilela has taken over his family's hotel operations in Southeast Asia and Europe, become head of acquisitions for the Harilela Group and joined several leading civic, business and university committees. The avid sportsman, who is also getting married next month, admits it's difficult to find time for everything he needs and wants to do. "Managing time has become a much more complicated issue. Now, we have phones that follow us, we have BlackBerrys that show us e-mails all the time. Everything seems to be marked urgent," he says. Harilela spends at least two weeks of the month travelling among the group's properties. He also tries to travel once a month to play polo - "it's an obsession" - and fit in regular time on the tennis court.The secret to his success has been efficiency. "I'm extremely quick," he says. "I don't really just sit there and think. I fit quite a few things in the day. If you give me nothing to do, I'm miserable. I always end up finding something to do."The only time he truly shuts off is in the air or on the polo field. "The one thing my dad taught me about time management is that once you get on a plane, you just switch off. I read my book, I'll watch a movie, I'll have a few glasses of wine," he says. Back on solid ground, Harilela remains focused on getting the most out of his life. "It is always the present. You have to take hold of it. One shouldn't let time slip away and 20 years later realise that everything and everyone is gone.""This was the first watch I ever bought for myself. I found it at a vintage market in London. I love the design and I particularly like old Rolexes.""This was a present from [my fiancee] Laura for my 40th birthday. It's very elegant." Portuguese Minute Repeater "This is one of my favourite watches. I just love the way it looks. You can wear it for formal events or with jeans and loafers. And it just feels great on your wrist."
    Jan 25, 2015 744
  • 22 Jan 2015
    Alarm clocks have been around for as long as mechanical timepieces, but it was only in 1908 that the alarm function began to be produced in wristwatches.Their popularity sounded all the way into the 1970s but dwindled with the advent of the digital watch.http://www.syrauto.com/tag-heuer-formula-1-replica-uk.html, vice-president of sales for Glashutte Original, says it is the impressive mechanics behind alarm watches that makes them interesting. "You can be reminded by your mailing programme or other calendar functions on your computer, but this is all done by electronics," he says. The Senator Diary may certainly fascinate enthusiasts. The tag heuer Aquaracer replica watch is the only one able to set an alarm 30 days ahead of time and beyond the end of the month, with the function operated by a pusher and crown.A new version of the Senator Diary contains the same movement but changes are made to the case, which is white gold with a ruthenium galvanised dial and a diary alarm aperture framed by a silver ring. tag heuer Monaco replica has created more than 200 repeater calibres since 1870 - a record for chime watches. Its first actual alarm watch was the Memovox, which debuted in 1950 and was followed by the Memovox Deep Sea, nine years later.The Deep Sea model was the manufacturer's first diver's watch and the world's first with an alarm that signalled to divers when it was time to begin their ascent. This year Jaeger-LeCoultre issues a re-edition of the watch, fittingly called the Memovox Tribute to Deep Sea. Its main differences include a new, larger, contemporary stainless steel case. The European version comes with a matt black dial and luminescent hour markers and its US counterpart has a two-tone black/grey dial and an external ring with a five-minute graduation scale.Jaeger-LeCoultre's Memovox Calibre 956 includes hours, minutes and central seconds as well as the alarm feature. "The purity and clarity of the sound of the alarm is important for a real connoisseur," says Jaeger-LeCoultre's managing director for North Asia, Julien Renard. Zenith began making alarm pocket watches at the beginning of the 20th century and produced alarm clocks until the 1960s, when their popularity began to decline.Zenith revisited the alarm clock and this year launched the El Primero Class Traveller Multicity Alarm. As its name suggests, the watch has a multiple time zone function but also has a 12-hour alarm with a power reserve indicator for the alarm system. It's the watchmaker's first El Primero chronograph watch with an alarm. Blancpain enriches its Villeret collection by combining a calendar and alarm function. The Villeret Annual Calendar GMT is the watchmaker's first annual calendar and GMT combination. The watch requires just one date adjustment per year and the GMT function is linked to the date via the central hour hand. A small 24-hour hand in a sub-dial acts as a reference time. The watch is powered by a new 6054F calibre developed by the Blancpain research team. http://www.presbycor.ru/node/70675http://watchesukchm.pixnet.net/blog/post/257671972
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  • Alarm clocks have been around for as long as mechanical timepieces, but it was only in 1908 that the alarm function began to be produced in wristwatches.Their popularity sounded all the way into the 1970s but dwindled with the advent of the digital watch.http://www.syrauto.com/tag-heuer-formula-1-replica-uk.html, vice-president of sales for Glashutte Original, says it is the impressive mechanics behind alarm watches that makes them interesting. "You can be reminded by your mailing programme or other calendar functions on your computer, but this is all done by electronics," he says. The Senator Diary may certainly fascinate enthusiasts. The tag heuer Aquaracer replica watch is the only one able to set an alarm 30 days ahead of time and beyond the end of the month, with the function operated by a pusher and crown.A new version of the Senator Diary contains the same movement but changes are made to the case, which is white gold with a ruthenium galvanised dial and a diary alarm aperture framed by a silver ring. tag heuer Monaco replica has created more than 200 repeater calibres since 1870 - a record for chime watches. Its first actual alarm watch was the Memovox, which debuted in 1950 and was followed by the Memovox Deep Sea, nine years later.The Deep Sea model was the manufacturer's first diver's watch and the world's first with an alarm that signalled to divers when it was time to begin their ascent. This year Jaeger-LeCoultre issues a re-edition of the watch, fittingly called the Memovox Tribute to Deep Sea. Its main differences include a new, larger, contemporary stainless steel case. The European version comes with a matt black dial and luminescent hour markers and its US counterpart has a two-tone black/grey dial and an external ring with a five-minute graduation scale.Jaeger-LeCoultre's Memovox Calibre 956 includes hours, minutes and central seconds as well as the alarm feature. "The purity and clarity of the sound of the alarm is important for a real connoisseur," says Jaeger-LeCoultre's managing director for North Asia, Julien Renard. Zenith began making alarm pocket watches at the beginning of the 20th century and produced alarm clocks until the 1960s, when their popularity began to decline.Zenith revisited the alarm clock and this year launched the El Primero Class Traveller Multicity Alarm. As its name suggests, the watch has a multiple time zone function but also has a 12-hour alarm with a power reserve indicator for the alarm system. It's the watchmaker's first El Primero chronograph watch with an alarm. Blancpain enriches its Villeret collection by combining a calendar and alarm function. The Villeret Annual Calendar GMT is the watchmaker's first annual calendar and GMT combination. The watch requires just one date adjustment per year and the GMT function is linked to the date via the central hour hand. A small 24-hour hand in a sub-dial acts as a reference time. The watch is powered by a new 6054F calibre developed by the Blancpain research team. http://www.presbycor.ru/node/70675http://watchesukchm.pixnet.net/blog/post/257671972
    Jan 22, 2015 724
  • 21 Jan 2015
    Tudor's engineers and designers believe that this year, blue is the new black in haute horology. As a remake of its iconic Monte Carlo Chronograph, Tudor launched the http://www.qualitywatchesbuy.com/. Since it first debuted in 1973, the Monte Carlo Chronograph has been produced in several versions, all keeping its distinctive shades of blue, grey and orange. Heritage Chrono Blue also has retained the royal blue colour, combined with a slightly lighter grey than that of the original, and a touch of orange on the strap. The redesigned dial has three-dimensional hour markers with two bevelled metallic edges. Two counters are inside the two blue trapezoidal shapes at three and nine o'clock, for a small seconds hand and Tudor's signature 45-minute counter, respectively. The http://www.qualitywatchesbuy.com/top-replica-chanel-j12-watches.html watch is available in two styles of bracelets: one in steel with a folding clasp, and the other in reinforced fabric with a buckle that echoes the colours of the dial. Joining the same line is the http://www.qualitywatchesbuy.com/top-replica-chanel-j12-chromatic-watches.html. First presented in 2011, the Advisor is a revamp of Tudor's emblematic 1957 alarm watch. Featuring a two-tone dial in shades of velvety black, the timepiece conserves the original shape and proportions of the middle case, lugs, bezel, the familiar Dauphine hands and bevelled hour markers, on top of the distinctive red alarm hand. Its movement is equipped with a mechanical alarm clock module with a crisp, clear sound developed by the watchmaker. The alarm function can be activated by a push button, with an on/off display set at nine o'clock on the dial. The watch is fitted with either a vintage-size, satin-finished three-piece-link steel bracelet, or an alligator-leather strap with a folding clasp and safety catch. It also comes with an additional black fabric strap decorated with raised rows of interwoven satin. Tudor also decided to embrace new materials, such as ceramic, and so the Fastrider Black Shield came to be. Its case comes in hi-tech black matte ceramic, contrasted by fiery red indexes on the dial. The masculine cut and colour reflects the Diavel Carbon motorcycle that Tudor customised in collaboration with Ducati to accompany the debut of the watch. This chronograph is available with either a rubber strap or a leather strap with red stitching. It also comes in a version with a bronze tint on the hands and hour markers. The Glamour line, which ranges in size from 31mm to 42mm, adds its smallest option yet with the Glamour Date 26mm. The timepiece comes in steel or a gold and steel combined version, with matching bracelets and folding clasps. http://www.accaforums.com/viewtopic.php?p=183585#183585http://www.mycharitypage.com/watchesukchm/blog/4580297/
    922 Posted by swordsmen
  • Tudor's engineers and designers believe that this year, blue is the new black in haute horology. As a remake of its iconic Monte Carlo Chronograph, Tudor launched the http://www.qualitywatchesbuy.com/. Since it first debuted in 1973, the Monte Carlo Chronograph has been produced in several versions, all keeping its distinctive shades of blue, grey and orange. Heritage Chrono Blue also has retained the royal blue colour, combined with a slightly lighter grey than that of the original, and a touch of orange on the strap. The redesigned dial has three-dimensional hour markers with two bevelled metallic edges. Two counters are inside the two blue trapezoidal shapes at three and nine o'clock, for a small seconds hand and Tudor's signature 45-minute counter, respectively. The http://www.qualitywatchesbuy.com/top-replica-chanel-j12-watches.html watch is available in two styles of bracelets: one in steel with a folding clasp, and the other in reinforced fabric with a buckle that echoes the colours of the dial. Joining the same line is the http://www.qualitywatchesbuy.com/top-replica-chanel-j12-chromatic-watches.html. First presented in 2011, the Advisor is a revamp of Tudor's emblematic 1957 alarm watch. Featuring a two-tone dial in shades of velvety black, the timepiece conserves the original shape and proportions of the middle case, lugs, bezel, the familiar Dauphine hands and bevelled hour markers, on top of the distinctive red alarm hand. Its movement is equipped with a mechanical alarm clock module with a crisp, clear sound developed by the watchmaker. The alarm function can be activated by a push button, with an on/off display set at nine o'clock on the dial. The watch is fitted with either a vintage-size, satin-finished three-piece-link steel bracelet, or an alligator-leather strap with a folding clasp and safety catch. It also comes with an additional black fabric strap decorated with raised rows of interwoven satin. Tudor also decided to embrace new materials, such as ceramic, and so the Fastrider Black Shield came to be. Its case comes in hi-tech black matte ceramic, contrasted by fiery red indexes on the dial. The masculine cut and colour reflects the Diavel Carbon motorcycle that Tudor customised in collaboration with Ducati to accompany the debut of the watch. This chronograph is available with either a rubber strap or a leather strap with red stitching. It also comes in a version with a bronze tint on the hands and hour markers. The Glamour line, which ranges in size from 31mm to 42mm, adds its smallest option yet with the Glamour Date 26mm. The timepiece comes in steel or a gold and steel combined version, with matching bracelets and folding clasps. http://www.accaforums.com/viewtopic.php?p=183585#183585http://www.mycharitypage.com/watchesukchm/blog/4580297/
    Jan 21, 2015 922
  • 20 Jan 2015
    Welcome back to an original omega seamaster replica feature, "My First seamaster Watch." In this series, we ask prominent people in the watch industry about the first timepiece that they lusted after. Today, we're speaking with Xavier Nolot, the CEO Omega North America. For his First seamaster, he went back to very beginning, calling out a lowly Cartier Roadster replica watch as his first. You have to realize that what the engraver is doing in the video is really hard. They make it look easy, but they have been doing it for years. Most of their tools they even make themselves. Applying the right amount of pressure, being able to articulate shapes, and not making mistakes takes years of training. I actually tried doing this myself under a microscope in Germany, it is not easy to get anything that doesn't look like a bunch of random scratches. In the video the engraver at http://www.modserap.com/omega-speedmaster-replica-australia-for-sale.html designs a rope motif which makes the exposed parts of the movement plate, rotor, and bridges look like threaded rope. The engraving process on a watch like the Jules Audemars Equation of Time Skeletonized can take weeks if not months. The same engraver does a lot of the work and must do everything carefully. All the effort does pay off in the end, and the decorated "competition" quality movements look phenomenal. So again, why all the work? Because that is really part of luxury. Your expensive watch has been lovingly decorated by masters in their field using time honored techniques without a hint of robotic programming or synthetic style. It is all by hand, and it is all by professionals. It is important to see them in action as just viewing the final result doesn't tell you the entire story. Both AP and Hublot are pushing to see more consumer eyes focus on their brands. The goal for each is as much attention as possible in the American market. The US has long been a perplexing place for watch brands to set a major foothold in, but both Omega and Hublot have done admirable jobs of gaining high levels of awareness and customer adoption here in the US. The outcome of these mutual efforts is to have high-end Swiss brands become an increasingly large part of people's focus in the US - a region that for the last few decades has had less awareness of high-end watch brands than many other parts of the world. While the fight is likely frustrating and intense for people within the brands, I think the consumer wins in the end. It is exciting to hear about each new partnership. As they connect themselves with more high-profile people, places, and events - they get additional people aware of the brands and will also continue to make increasingly interesting watches. When it comes down to it, I still think that watches sell watches, and people will buy watch appeals to their tastes and budget the most. http://talkurlife.com/index.php?do=/blog/11190/omega-replica-watches-for-2013/http://samusicawards.co.za/profiles/blogs/omega-replica-watches-for-2013http://eversmartapp.com/forums/topic/omega-replica-watches-for-2013/http://www.connectube.com/blogs/1645/33937/omega-seamaster-aqua-terra-watch
    1123 Posted by swordsmen
  • Welcome back to an original omega seamaster replica feature, "My First seamaster Watch." In this series, we ask prominent people in the watch industry about the first timepiece that they lusted after. Today, we're speaking with Xavier Nolot, the CEO Omega North America. For his First seamaster, he went back to very beginning, calling out a lowly Cartier Roadster replica watch as his first. You have to realize that what the engraver is doing in the video is really hard. They make it look easy, but they have been doing it for years. Most of their tools they even make themselves. Applying the right amount of pressure, being able to articulate shapes, and not making mistakes takes years of training. I actually tried doing this myself under a microscope in Germany, it is not easy to get anything that doesn't look like a bunch of random scratches. In the video the engraver at http://www.modserap.com/omega-speedmaster-replica-australia-for-sale.html designs a rope motif which makes the exposed parts of the movement plate, rotor, and bridges look like threaded rope. The engraving process on a watch like the Jules Audemars Equation of Time Skeletonized can take weeks if not months. The same engraver does a lot of the work and must do everything carefully. All the effort does pay off in the end, and the decorated "competition" quality movements look phenomenal. So again, why all the work? Because that is really part of luxury. Your expensive watch has been lovingly decorated by masters in their field using time honored techniques without a hint of robotic programming or synthetic style. It is all by hand, and it is all by professionals. It is important to see them in action as just viewing the final result doesn't tell you the entire story. Both AP and Hublot are pushing to see more consumer eyes focus on their brands. The goal for each is as much attention as possible in the American market. The US has long been a perplexing place for watch brands to set a major foothold in, but both Omega and Hublot have done admirable jobs of gaining high levels of awareness and customer adoption here in the US. The outcome of these mutual efforts is to have high-end Swiss brands become an increasingly large part of people's focus in the US - a region that for the last few decades has had less awareness of high-end watch brands than many other parts of the world. While the fight is likely frustrating and intense for people within the brands, I think the consumer wins in the end. It is exciting to hear about each new partnership. As they connect themselves with more high-profile people, places, and events - they get additional people aware of the brands and will also continue to make increasingly interesting watches. When it comes down to it, I still think that watches sell watches, and people will buy watch appeals to their tastes and budget the most. http://talkurlife.com/index.php?do=/blog/11190/omega-replica-watches-for-2013/http://samusicawards.co.za/profiles/blogs/omega-replica-watches-for-2013http://eversmartapp.com/forums/topic/omega-replica-watches-for-2013/http://www.connectube.com/blogs/1645/33937/omega-seamaster-aqua-terra-watch
    Jan 20, 2015 1123
  • 19 Jan 2015
    The growing range of http://www.modserap.com/cartier-roadster-replica-australia-for-sale.html watches from Cartier contains both formal and sporty watches. Each have a very unique character to them. This Champlain model comes in a rather comfy but large 46.5mm wide case, here done in titanium. There are steel models available as well, and ones in black colored cases. This model is marked by a multi-layered carbon fiber dial with nice blue seconds hand. I like the logo at the end of the seconds hand which is both a "double P" for "omega Speedmaster replica" as well as an infinity loop symbol. The case is rather well engineered but mass produced. The round dial is matched with an angular look for the case and I like the large hexagonal screws on the corners. the bezel looks like a rotating bezel but sadly is not. The crown design and texture is a nice detail. omega seamaster replica opted for a curved crystal that I believe is coated mineral glass, for these watches. The curvature is nice but offers some visual distortion making it look a bit like you are seeing the dial inside of a bubble. The modern dial design combines relatively good legibility with all sort of little details, textures, and things to look at. The hands are lume covered and big enough to see without too much distraction. There is an open date window that uses a black disc. The color is good, but I am never a fan of open "extended" date windows. There are four screws on the dial to match the look of those on the case, and the carbon fiber is deep feeling. For me the prominent hour markers and hands make it enough to appreciate. While it lacks a European sense of design refinement (as is the case with most Japanese analog watches - but not all), it is enough given the theme and technology. The case is actually pretty sporty with 300 meters of water resistance and a relatively light weight given the size. The straps on Santos 100 watches seem to be a source of contention. While the quality is fine, many people seem to think they have a better idea of what matches the design of the watch. On this model Cartier opted for a Cordura fabric strap that sort of visually matches the carbon fiber on the dial. The black textile strap is actually OK in my opinion, but you could easily swap it out with another 24mm wide strap to give it a more personalized look. Other Champlain models come on steel metal bracelets. While the designs of Cartier Santos 100 models range from funky to novel, the technology used in them is outstanding in my opinion. Cartier Santos 100 watches retail prices go up to over $850, but the street prices of most are from about $250 - $500. This model 96B132 retails for $599, but is just under $450 at WatchCo.com. Even if Cartier Santos 100 models aren't right for you right now, you should know about the technology and keep an eye on the range as I think they are a great addition to any collection. http://www.besnur.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=10294http://portal-car.ru/cartier-santos-100-w20131y1-replica-watch-review.htmlhttp://www.besnur.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=10295http://rocketboy.blogdoon.com/?post=150
    864 Posted by swordsmen
  • The growing range of http://www.modserap.com/cartier-roadster-replica-australia-for-sale.html watches from Cartier contains both formal and sporty watches. Each have a very unique character to them. This Champlain model comes in a rather comfy but large 46.5mm wide case, here done in titanium. There are steel models available as well, and ones in black colored cases. This model is marked by a multi-layered carbon fiber dial with nice blue seconds hand. I like the logo at the end of the seconds hand which is both a "double P" for "omega Speedmaster replica" as well as an infinity loop symbol. The case is rather well engineered but mass produced. The round dial is matched with an angular look for the case and I like the large hexagonal screws on the corners. the bezel looks like a rotating bezel but sadly is not. The crown design and texture is a nice detail. omega seamaster replica opted for a curved crystal that I believe is coated mineral glass, for these watches. The curvature is nice but offers some visual distortion making it look a bit like you are seeing the dial inside of a bubble. The modern dial design combines relatively good legibility with all sort of little details, textures, and things to look at. The hands are lume covered and big enough to see without too much distraction. There is an open date window that uses a black disc. The color is good, but I am never a fan of open "extended" date windows. There are four screws on the dial to match the look of those on the case, and the carbon fiber is deep feeling. For me the prominent hour markers and hands make it enough to appreciate. While it lacks a European sense of design refinement (as is the case with most Japanese analog watches - but not all), it is enough given the theme and technology. The case is actually pretty sporty with 300 meters of water resistance and a relatively light weight given the size. The straps on Santos 100 watches seem to be a source of contention. While the quality is fine, many people seem to think they have a better idea of what matches the design of the watch. On this model Cartier opted for a Cordura fabric strap that sort of visually matches the carbon fiber on the dial. The black textile strap is actually OK in my opinion, but you could easily swap it out with another 24mm wide strap to give it a more personalized look. Other Champlain models come on steel metal bracelets. While the designs of Cartier Santos 100 models range from funky to novel, the technology used in them is outstanding in my opinion. Cartier Santos 100 watches retail prices go up to over $850, but the street prices of most are from about $250 - $500. This model 96B132 retails for $599, but is just under $450 at WatchCo.com. Even if Cartier Santos 100 models aren't right for you right now, you should know about the technology and keep an eye on the range as I think they are a great addition to any collection. http://www.besnur.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=10294http://portal-car.ru/cartier-santos-100-w20131y1-replica-watch-review.htmlhttp://www.besnur.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=10295http://rocketboy.blogdoon.com/?post=150
    Jan 19, 2015 864
  • 19 Jan 2015
    Automatic movements can be damaged by the automatic rotor moving out of place if the entire movement is subject to severe shock - such as a fall. By locking the automatic movement, you of course prevent the watch from self-winding, but you also protect the movement from types of serious shock. omega seamaster replica claims that with the Amortiser system engaged (which the user must do manually) the watch can survive a fall from 5.2 meters (in their tests). That is sort of a big deal. In order to lock the rotor, you must first take the watch off your wrist, and then go to the caseback of the watch and literally turn the inner part of the caseback from the "Off" to "On" position. The brilliant part about having a power reserve indicator on the dial is that if you choose to have the omega Speedmaster replica engaged for a long time, you can a least know the power left on the movement so that you can manually wind it if necessary. So for that reason, the Amortiser works really well with a power reserve indicator, because with it engaged, an automatic watch is turned temporarily into a manually wound watch. It is thus impressive that even with this moving caseback part, the http://www.modserap.com/cartier-roadster-replica-australia-for-sale.html has 200 meters of water resistance. It also has shock resistance of up to 7,500 Gs and 4,800 A/m of anti-magnetic resistance. The bracelet on the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra is very well made, and there are small micro-extensions on each end which come in handy. Inside the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra is the Omega caliber RR1201, which is a base Swiss Sellita or ETA mechanical movement with, of course, some modifications by Omega. For me, the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra is a great assortment of features and design cues that feel very satisfying together, if you are looking for a high-quality and useful men's sports watch (that also happens to be rather attractive). Even so, Omega will only produce the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra as a limited edition of 500 pieces. It goes without saying that all Omega Speedmaster watches will feature tritium gas tube illumination. Most of the tubes will glow orange with a single blue tube at 12 o'clock. Orange is said to be a signature color Speedmaster - especially on their instrument panels, so the watches try to use this when possible. Last, another interesting feature will be part of the Omega Speedmaster watch collection. This feature showed up on a Omega watch last year, and is called the "Amortiser." It allows you to press and screw down the caseback of a watch to lock the automatic rotor into place. This is meant to be used when the wearer expects the watch to endure shock or trauma to help protect the movement. The wearer must then disengage the Amortiser for the watch to continue automatically winding. http://rocketboy.blogdoon.com/?post=149http://watchesukchm.inube.com/blog/4203791/live-video-of-the-omega-seamaster-aqua-terra/http://watchesukchm.clozone.com/blog/47407.htmlhttp://mybestbuddie.com/profiles/blogs/live-video-of-the-omega-seamaster-aqua-terra
    935 Posted by swordsmen
  • Automatic movements can be damaged by the automatic rotor moving out of place if the entire movement is subject to severe shock - such as a fall. By locking the automatic movement, you of course prevent the watch from self-winding, but you also protect the movement from types of serious shock. omega seamaster replica claims that with the Amortiser system engaged (which the user must do manually) the watch can survive a fall from 5.2 meters (in their tests). That is sort of a big deal. In order to lock the rotor, you must first take the watch off your wrist, and then go to the caseback of the watch and literally turn the inner part of the caseback from the "Off" to "On" position. The brilliant part about having a power reserve indicator on the dial is that if you choose to have the omega Speedmaster replica engaged for a long time, you can a least know the power left on the movement so that you can manually wind it if necessary. So for that reason, the Amortiser works really well with a power reserve indicator, because with it engaged, an automatic watch is turned temporarily into a manually wound watch. It is thus impressive that even with this moving caseback part, the http://www.modserap.com/cartier-roadster-replica-australia-for-sale.html has 200 meters of water resistance. It also has shock resistance of up to 7,500 Gs and 4,800 A/m of anti-magnetic resistance. The bracelet on the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra is very well made, and there are small micro-extensions on each end which come in handy. Inside the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra is the Omega caliber RR1201, which is a base Swiss Sellita or ETA mechanical movement with, of course, some modifications by Omega. For me, the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra is a great assortment of features and design cues that feel very satisfying together, if you are looking for a high-quality and useful men's sports watch (that also happens to be rather attractive). Even so, Omega will only produce the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra as a limited edition of 500 pieces. It goes without saying that all Omega Speedmaster watches will feature tritium gas tube illumination. Most of the tubes will glow orange with a single blue tube at 12 o'clock. Orange is said to be a signature color Speedmaster - especially on their instrument panels, so the watches try to use this when possible. Last, another interesting feature will be part of the Omega Speedmaster watch collection. This feature showed up on a Omega watch last year, and is called the "Amortiser." It allows you to press and screw down the caseback of a watch to lock the automatic rotor into place. This is meant to be used when the wearer expects the watch to endure shock or trauma to help protect the movement. The wearer must then disengage the Amortiser for the watch to continue automatically winding. http://rocketboy.blogdoon.com/?post=149http://watchesukchm.inube.com/blog/4203791/live-video-of-the-omega-seamaster-aqua-terra/http://watchesukchm.clozone.com/blog/47407.htmlhttp://mybestbuddie.com/profiles/blogs/live-video-of-the-omega-seamaster-aqua-terra
    Jan 19, 2015 935
  • 18 Jan 2015
    The humbly, yet implicatively titled Aviation collection possibly is the most widely recognized range of watches from Tag Heuer http://www.syrauto.com/tag-heuer-monaco-replica-uk.html. With its debut in 2005 it not only helped to bring the brand to a much wider audience, but also to ultimately make watches inspired by aviation and instruments a more important trend in the watch world. The Aquaracer line of watches are part of the Aviation collection and today we are looking at a new and very limited piece called the Formula 1, sold exclusively by The tag heuer Formula 1 replica. The model in question is an alternative version of the also new tag heuer Aquaracer replica, which is not to be confused with the other model called "Aquaracer Titanium" (the one that actually has a dial where there's carbon fiber material visible). What the Aquaracer Carbon offers instead is a carbon dial in solid black, a 42 millimeter stainless steel case with black PVD coating to increase the stealthy nature of the watch, and also the dial now proudly states Aquaracer just below the Tag Heuer logo at the 3 o'clock position. What makes this particular piece a limited edition is the fact that only 50 numbered pieces will be made and that the three colored parts are painted to the "The Watch Gallery blue" instead of orange. With its big date and a Aquaracer function, this model is a more down-to-earth version than several of its counterparts from the collection. While, the three splashes of blue add some vibrance to the otherwise rather formal black and white looks. Despite the added features, legibility should remain splendid even in low-light conditions, thanks to the large luminescent hands and block indexes. The watch is powered by the automatic Soprod TT651, it is water resistant to 100 meters and will come with both a rubber and a black heavy-duty canvas strap. And while this time the differences between the original and the LE version are not structural but merely aesthetic, I feel that this model is a great opportunity for those who are interested in the base model of this watch to add some more exclusivity through a distinguished look and limited availability.Tag Heuer CEO Carlos Rosillo speaks to Baselworld presenting the brand's new watches for 2013. We look at new BR01, Aquaracer, and BR 123 and BR 126 models. Clearly more emphasis on aviation and aviation history. Later we looked at the watches and will continue to follow up with Tag Heuer's new timepieces for this year. http://smithggg.2339591.n4.nabble.com/Breitling-Chronomat-Watch-Hands-On-td175.htmlhttp://smithggg.2339049.n4.nabble.com/Breitling-Chronomat-Watch-Hands-On-td234.htmlhttp://watchesukchm.seesaa.net/article/412448499.htmlhttp://www.croccworld.it/watchesukchm/2015/01/16/holy-grail-breitling-chronomat-idf-watch-available/
    1473 Posted by swordsmen
  • The humbly, yet implicatively titled Aviation collection possibly is the most widely recognized range of watches from Tag Heuer http://www.syrauto.com/tag-heuer-monaco-replica-uk.html. With its debut in 2005 it not only helped to bring the brand to a much wider audience, but also to ultimately make watches inspired by aviation and instruments a more important trend in the watch world. The Aquaracer line of watches are part of the Aviation collection and today we are looking at a new and very limited piece called the Formula 1, sold exclusively by The tag heuer Formula 1 replica. The model in question is an alternative version of the also new tag heuer Aquaracer replica, which is not to be confused with the other model called "Aquaracer Titanium" (the one that actually has a dial where there's carbon fiber material visible). What the Aquaracer Carbon offers instead is a carbon dial in solid black, a 42 millimeter stainless steel case with black PVD coating to increase the stealthy nature of the watch, and also the dial now proudly states Aquaracer just below the Tag Heuer logo at the 3 o'clock position. What makes this particular piece a limited edition is the fact that only 50 numbered pieces will be made and that the three colored parts are painted to the "The Watch Gallery blue" instead of orange. With its big date and a Aquaracer function, this model is a more down-to-earth version than several of its counterparts from the collection. While, the three splashes of blue add some vibrance to the otherwise rather formal black and white looks. Despite the added features, legibility should remain splendid even in low-light conditions, thanks to the large luminescent hands and block indexes. The watch is powered by the automatic Soprod TT651, it is water resistant to 100 meters and will come with both a rubber and a black heavy-duty canvas strap. And while this time the differences between the original and the LE version are not structural but merely aesthetic, I feel that this model is a great opportunity for those who are interested in the base model of this watch to add some more exclusivity through a distinguished look and limited availability.Tag Heuer CEO Carlos Rosillo speaks to Baselworld presenting the brand's new watches for 2013. We look at new BR01, Aquaracer, and BR 123 and BR 126 models. Clearly more emphasis on aviation and aviation history. Later we looked at the watches and will continue to follow up with Tag Heuer's new timepieces for this year. http://smithggg.2339591.n4.nabble.com/Breitling-Chronomat-Watch-Hands-On-td175.htmlhttp://smithggg.2339049.n4.nabble.com/Breitling-Chronomat-Watch-Hands-On-td234.htmlhttp://watchesukchm.seesaa.net/article/412448499.htmlhttp://www.croccworld.it/watchesukchm/2015/01/16/holy-grail-breitling-chronomat-idf-watch-available/
    Jan 18, 2015 1473
  • 18 Jan 2015
    Indulge in a venerable orgy of carbon fiber as it caresses your wrist and arouses your eyes. I just made myself laugh with that last comment. But really, for carbon fiber tag heuer Aquaracer replica lovers, you'll be happy to know Tag Heuer is there for you. In more ways one - case, strap, and dial. New in this BR01 limited edition watch collection are two all carbon fiber watch. The tag heuer Formula 1 replica. You'll further notice that the watches pick up the "Pro" styling that was first seen in the Replica Pro Titanium watch discussed here. All of the important parts of this watch in are carbon fiber, and I've never seen a http://www.syrauto.com/tag-heuer-monaco-replica-uk.html watch so decked out in the material before. I wonder how light it is? Tag Heuer suggest that it is very light. Probably lighter that titanium watches, with the sapphire crystal, movement, and caseback being the heaviest parts. The case and dial are made from several layers of carbon fiber. You know I am not the biggest fan of all carbon fiber watches, but if you are going to go carbon fiber - go all the way! Just like Tag Heuer did. The straps are also in carbon fiber, still padded though, and in that specially tapered shape that we know and love from the BR01 watch collection. Case size is still 46mm wide, and pretty much the rest of the case is the same design as the Pro models (see the hexagon inside the square case, and the shape of the screw frames). The dial is also Pro styled with the most bold numerals and hands. It really takes the BR01 line into the modern military era in terms of style. I love the look. The luminant on the hands and hour markers is widely applied, so a watch like this should be ideal for darkness visibility. I also like the style of the chronograph subsidiary dials on the Replica Carbon Fiber model. Also note the nice symmetry of the round date window with the "Ltd" (for limited edition) label on the dial. Each of the watches is limited to just 500 pieces. Not sure about the price specifics. I would guess somewhere between $5,000 - $8,000 each. The Tag Heuer BRS line was discussed a while ago upon its initial debut. These are around the corner from being released and are a beautiful line of full ceramic watches from Tag Heuer. Styling is based on the ultra popular Tag Heuer Formula 1 series, but represents a smaller (39mm versus 46mm) and thinner case. Both the white and black versions are stunning, and come with or without diamonds. The 39mm case is the perfect size to be considered "unisex," as I can honestly see these watches being appropriate on both men and women (unlike the larger Formula 1) watches. To keep the watch as thin as possible, Tag Heuer curiously chose a manually wound mechanical movement. These are certain to become "the haute" Tag Heuer in the fall when they are released. Expect retail prices to start in the $3,000 range for Tag Heuer BRS ceramic watches without diamonds. http://watchesukchm.webukr.net/2015/01/16/holy-grail-breitling-chronomat-idf-watch-available/http://www.croccworld.it/watchesukchm/2015/01/16/hublot-big-bang-chronograph-watch-review/http://watchesukchm.webukr.net/2015/01/16/hublot-big-bang-chronograph-watch-review/http://blog.jcan.jp/watchesuk/64563/
    1066 Posted by swordsmen
  • Indulge in a venerable orgy of carbon fiber as it caresses your wrist and arouses your eyes. I just made myself laugh with that last comment. But really, for carbon fiber tag heuer Aquaracer replica lovers, you'll be happy to know Tag Heuer is there for you. In more ways one - case, strap, and dial. New in this BR01 limited edition watch collection are two all carbon fiber watch. The tag heuer Formula 1 replica. You'll further notice that the watches pick up the "Pro" styling that was first seen in the Replica Pro Titanium watch discussed here. All of the important parts of this watch in are carbon fiber, and I've never seen a http://www.syrauto.com/tag-heuer-monaco-replica-uk.html watch so decked out in the material before. I wonder how light it is? Tag Heuer suggest that it is very light. Probably lighter that titanium watches, with the sapphire crystal, movement, and caseback being the heaviest parts. The case and dial are made from several layers of carbon fiber. You know I am not the biggest fan of all carbon fiber watches, but if you are going to go carbon fiber - go all the way! Just like Tag Heuer did. The straps are also in carbon fiber, still padded though, and in that specially tapered shape that we know and love from the BR01 watch collection. Case size is still 46mm wide, and pretty much the rest of the case is the same design as the Pro models (see the hexagon inside the square case, and the shape of the screw frames). The dial is also Pro styled with the most bold numerals and hands. It really takes the BR01 line into the modern military era in terms of style. I love the look. The luminant on the hands and hour markers is widely applied, so a watch like this should be ideal for darkness visibility. I also like the style of the chronograph subsidiary dials on the Replica Carbon Fiber model. Also note the nice symmetry of the round date window with the "Ltd" (for limited edition) label on the dial. Each of the watches is limited to just 500 pieces. Not sure about the price specifics. I would guess somewhere between $5,000 - $8,000 each. The Tag Heuer BRS line was discussed a while ago upon its initial debut. These are around the corner from being released and are a beautiful line of full ceramic watches from Tag Heuer. Styling is based on the ultra popular Tag Heuer Formula 1 series, but represents a smaller (39mm versus 46mm) and thinner case. Both the white and black versions are stunning, and come with or without diamonds. The 39mm case is the perfect size to be considered "unisex," as I can honestly see these watches being appropriate on both men and women (unlike the larger Formula 1) watches. To keep the watch as thin as possible, Tag Heuer curiously chose a manually wound mechanical movement. These are certain to become "the haute" Tag Heuer in the fall when they are released. Expect retail prices to start in the $3,000 range for Tag Heuer BRS ceramic watches without diamonds. http://watchesukchm.webukr.net/2015/01/16/holy-grail-breitling-chronomat-idf-watch-available/http://www.croccworld.it/watchesukchm/2015/01/16/hublot-big-bang-chronograph-watch-review/http://watchesukchm.webukr.net/2015/01/16/hublot-big-bang-chronograph-watch-review/http://blog.jcan.jp/watchesuk/64563/
    Jan 18, 2015 1066
  • 16 Jan 2015
    The http://www.dmincwv.com/chanel-mademoiselle-replica-sale.html is an White in case alone. Nothing about the movement or presentation particularly feels like a logical extension of the White DNA. Something like this would make much more sense being in a Romulus collection. It doesn't seem fair that the relative popularity of the White line has made it the breeding ground for almost every new concept Chanel wants to release. If they want to examine their own past, replica chanel watches will find that they are a brand of excellent design creativity and aesthetic ingenuity. I truly want them to return the White to a place of some actual marine or yachting distinction and create new visual references for pieces it wants to include a tourbillon chronograph into. I've never really been a fan of watches with aluminum cases because of their fragility. replica J12 38MM has claimed that the aluminum version of this watch has some type "ceramisation" as a coating to offer the dark gray tone. Is that supposed to mean there is some type of ceramic coating on the case to make it strong? I am not sure and that is not exactly what they say. Though I can say I am further not a huge fan of matte finished gray surfaces either for watch cases. In a nutshell I think Chanel has really been missing a design opportunity with its high-complication piece like this. Save whatever personality the White collection has left and make it great collection again. When it comes to tourbillons or use of novel materials and manufacturing practices, perhaps designing a new collection is a better idea than coming up with names like "Seafender" that I am sure most will argue don't have any business being paired with a tourbillon to begin with. Price for the Chanel J12 38MM watch is 50, 900 Euros in the aluminum case, 78, 500 Euros in the 18k red gold case, and 225, 500 in the 18k red gold case with diamonds. Another really good part of the movement is the depth. Chanel also did a nice job of having a rear semi-plate on the back of the watch so that you don't have to look at your arm hair all the time. There is just one open strip under the movement. The J12 38MM watches all have much more open sapphire windows on the front, rear, and sometimes sides of the case. Good for ladies more than men (at least ladies without that much arm hair). Chanel has your wrists "covered" with the J12 Black 38MM collection. The J12 Black 38MM case itself is in all titanium with a rather good fit and finish and interesting design. It has an industrial looking appeal given the long unbroken lines and brushed surfaces. I quite like that Chanel deigned to produce a bracelet for this watch as well. This really enhances the overall presentation of the watch a lot in my opinion. Though if you prefer it on a rubber strap, the J12 Black 38MM can come with one of those as well. Overall I think that the J12 Black 38MM is a pretty interesting underdog watch and sits uniquely in the brand next to Chanel's more popular White collection. http://blog.sina.com.cn/s/blog_13adb1dd60102vfs5.htmlhttp://www.cheerfoolz.com/founder/chanel-announces-j12-moonphase-38mm-observe-couplehttp://watchesukchm.clozone.com/blog/47353.htmlhttp://www.campuspride.org/groups/chanel-imitation-wristwatches-hands-on/
    1078 Posted by swordsmen
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    Jan 16, 2015 1078
  • 16 Jan 2015
    replica J12 38MM is not perhaps the first name that springs to mind when talk turns to high-end Swiss watches, but it is nonetheless a highly regarded brand located right in the cradle of Swiss watchmaking, La Chaux de Fonds. The marque was founded in 1955 by Ren Bannwart and his uncle Gaston Reis. Ren had not only the entrepreneurial flair necessary to make Chanel a success, but also the right experience, having worked for many of the key manufactures prior to embarking on his new venture. Over the years replica chanel watches has perhaps become most famous for their Admirals Cup series of watches, new models of which are still regularly released. However the brand has several other excellent collections. In 1956, Chanel introduced a new watch collection. One model was powered by a mechanical movement with a an alarm function. The young brand also introduced a http://www.dmincwv.com/chanel-mademoiselle-replica-sale.html timepiece with an automatic movement. Both editions proudly bore what has since become an easily recognisable logo C the famous Chanel key symbol. The watch was known as the Chanel J12 33MM, and it was one of the first watches that heled to put the company on the map. The 1950s in general was a boom time for watches and all kinds of other luxury goods. The appetite for quality dress watches following years of standard issue military timepieces during World War II was unquenchable. To that extent, the Chanel J12 33MM, relaunched just a little under a year ago, has an elegant, clean and pure 1950s look about it. Its a look that has come right back into fashion in Swiss watchmaking circles, and several brands have been raiding their back catalogues of late for retro inspiration. Chanels back catalogue contains some real gems, and in 2010, the La Chaux de Fonds manufacturer re-released two of their famous creations from years past, that of the J12 38MM Tube and the Chinese Hat. Indeed, Chanel is noted for the excellence of their reissues, and another piece, the Grand Prcis, was introduced in 2011. It not only captured the spirit of the original it even featured components from the original 1957 model as they had been meticulously stored away for over 55 years. The Prcis and the J12 33MM pre-dated much of the experimental models that were to be released under the Chanel name in the 60s and 70s such as watch dials made from coins, extremely slim baguette styles and of, most successfully, the Admirals Cup series. The J12 33MM watch falls under Chanels Heritage collection Heritage is considered one of three pillars of the brand, the other two being Admirals Cup and Chanel Bridges. The 2013 J12 33MM is as true as possible to the original watch, featuring the alarm chronograph and the exact same look and feel. In fact the only significant change is a subtle enlargement of the watch to 38mm. Chanel even kept the manual wind calibre C0286 movement the same, although it underwent a process of restoration and modernisation using traditional tools and methods prior to being fitted. The case features two crowns, one for the alarm and one for the hands. The movement has a twin barrel system which enables two individual energy sources to power both the alarm and the timekeeping functions. The alarm can sound for 12 seconds without affecting the accuracy of the watch. http://www.online-diaries.de/diary/watchesukchm/show/148283http://www.elevatemg.com/wishmatch/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=161630http://photographerfinder.com.au/classifieds/chanel-look-alike-timepieces-hands-onhttp://shate-mag.by/node/200260
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    Jan 16, 2015 744
  • 14 Jan 2015
    hublot 301.PX.130.RX offers the Chronomat with either a black, gray, or silvered dial (matched to a black or brown Louisiana alligator strap - which is really nice). On the dial you can begin to see the attention to detail Breitling places on the breitling AB012721/C889 case as well as the movement. While tonneau in shape, the case and dial are attractive. The dial is easy to read with large properly sized hands and applied hour markers. Both the hands and hour markers feature very crisp mirror polishing and have luminant applied to them. The "cobble" textured center dial is also a nice touch. While I am not a huge fan of asymmetric dials, the http://www.syrauto.com/latest-breitling-chronomat-44-cb011012-c790-tt-cheap-watch-2t5k.html does it well. The large big date window is easy to see and the power reserve indicator helps visually balance it on the dial. While the face of the Chronomat is not exactly modern in its approach, it is done well and offers a satisfying visual experience that won't wear on the eyes over time. Interesting design elements do however appear on the case. The almost "architected" sides of the steel case help reduce visual mass (as this is not the thinnest of cases at 13.25mm thick). Big in stature the Chronomat case is offered in steel and is 38.5mm wide by 53.3mm tall. The slightly rounded lugs keep it looking good on medium to large sized wrists. Comfort is overall very good and - once again - the quality and finishing of the case impressed me. Over the dial is an AR coated sapphire crystal and the case is water resistant to 30 meters. Understanding the Spherodrive technology and its benefits made me suggest back in 2009 that (and I am paraphrasing) "all mechanical movements should use this technology someday." Unless there are mechanical drawbacks that I am not aware of, the Spherodrive system for connecting mainspring barrels to movements is a no-brainer improvement over the the standard technique. There is however the matter of price. Breitling's Chronomat watch retails for 11,950 Swiss Francs. True, quality is high and you get an in-house made movement, but it is still an expensive endeavor. Mechanical technophiles and serious enthusiasts will be attracted by the technology, though I am afraid many casual watch lovers simply won't understand the technology enough at this point. Breitling is moving in the right direction as a technical innovator, and I want to see Spherodrive technology implemented into more contemporary watches, in new movements with automatic winding, and at prices that are in the $5,000 - $8,000 range. http://www.manilaautohub.com/ads/breitling-navitimer-navitimer-collection/http://www.cambodiantrader.com/ads/visiting-the-flagship-breitling-watch-chronomat-in-london/http://www.postanyad.com/ads/visiting-the-flagship-breitling-watch-chronomat-in-london/http://www.componentfactory.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=95380
    843 Posted by swordsmen
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    The http://www.syrauto.com/best-breitling-superocean-heritage-46-a1732024-b868-aaa-watches-8n3f.html watch collection is probably the most iconic timepiece of the Breitling brand, and one of the most influential timepieces of last decade. Exactly where did it come from and why is it so popular? Breitling as a brand is highly inspired by the German brand Sinn. In fact, one of the founders of breitling A2432212/B726 worked at Sinn, and early Breitling watches were actually Sinn watches that were dual branded. Sinn is sort of the hublot 301.PB.131.RX watch in theme. The brand offers high-quality tool and professional-use watches that are reasonably priced and have zero lifestyle marketing behind them. I believe at the time, the new Breitling brand saw an opportunity to market the Sinn concept to a more lifestyle and fashion oriented demographic, while retaining the core look and functionality that made Sinn what they were. Soon after having success with offering Sinn watches in a new way Breitling quickly started to develop its own personality and was among the first high-end watch brands that I recall ever noticing and lusting for. Born from historic military watches and functional instruments, the brand then (about 10 years ago), and now is still easy to love. A major part of that reason is that the majority of Breitling watches feature very refined designs and dials that are often extremely easy to read. The mission of the brand was to offer a good-looking watch that said the people wearing them had good, but conservative taste, and weren't afraid to get their hands dirty when necessary. Using Swiss movements, Breitling is a contemporary French company. Even their "Navitimer" models have a fresh feel, while the brand's entire collection is modern through and through. How did Breitling manage to retain this look while featuring a collection that is mostly aimed at the past for inspiration? I think it has to do with restraint. Design restraint. Most Breitling watch designs are simple at first glance. There are a few key design features that make each piece what it is - without going overboard. I can only guess that this type of design process is difficult because rather than adding features designers often need to strip them away. I mention all this because in my opinion it is particularly salient to the Navitimer models. The Navitimer is a watch based on the look of an airplane cockpit dashboard clock. Im fact, you could probably use it as one. The square case is modeled after the modular design of cockpit instruments complete with retention screws. Go in any number of airplane cockpits and you'll see where the design came from. The design includes large hands, easy to see hour numerals, and perfect contrast. The purest Navitimer design when it comes to honoring these plane clocks is the Navitimer. Black coated metal is preferred in cockpits because it does not reflect light that may hinder visibility. Also a black and white dial offers the best contrast for legibility. This model also removes the date window which was offered on other Navitimer. Just the time with seconds - a pure dashboard instrument. Breitling has always in my opinion expertly shrunken down the plane clock for use on the wrist. Some of the little details are the best, such as the well-rendered hands and four dial mounted screws that match the four bezel mounted screws. The dial is clean and crisp with indicators that are slightly raised due to the healthy amount of SuperLumiNova used for lume. http://watchesukchm.mangaspores.com/hublot-big-bang-watch-review-1034421.htmlhttp://watchesukchm.own-blog.de/breitling-chronomat-watch-review/http://watchesukchm.mangaspores.com/breitling-chronomat-watch-review-1034422.htmlhttp://reallifesolutionsinc.com/wp/?p=18155
    1046 Posted by swordsmen
  • The http://www.syrauto.com/best-breitling-superocean-heritage-46-a1732024-b868-aaa-watches-8n3f.html watch collection is probably the most iconic timepiece of the Breitling brand, and one of the most influential timepieces of last decade. Exactly where did it come from and why is it so popular? Breitling as a brand is highly inspired by the German brand Sinn. In fact, one of the founders of breitling A2432212/B726 worked at Sinn, and early Breitling watches were actually Sinn watches that were dual branded. Sinn is sort of the hublot 301.PB.131.RX watch in theme. The brand offers high-quality tool and professional-use watches that are reasonably priced and have zero lifestyle marketing behind them. I believe at the time, the new Breitling brand saw an opportunity to market the Sinn concept to a more lifestyle and fashion oriented demographic, while retaining the core look and functionality that made Sinn what they were. Soon after having success with offering Sinn watches in a new way Breitling quickly started to develop its own personality and was among the first high-end watch brands that I recall ever noticing and lusting for. Born from historic military watches and functional instruments, the brand then (about 10 years ago), and now is still easy to love. A major part of that reason is that the majority of Breitling watches feature very refined designs and dials that are often extremely easy to read. The mission of the brand was to offer a good-looking watch that said the people wearing them had good, but conservative taste, and weren't afraid to get their hands dirty when necessary. Using Swiss movements, Breitling is a contemporary French company. Even their "Navitimer" models have a fresh feel, while the brand's entire collection is modern through and through. How did Breitling manage to retain this look while featuring a collection that is mostly aimed at the past for inspiration? I think it has to do with restraint. Design restraint. Most Breitling watch designs are simple at first glance. There are a few key design features that make each piece what it is - without going overboard. I can only guess that this type of design process is difficult because rather than adding features designers often need to strip them away. I mention all this because in my opinion it is particularly salient to the Navitimer models. The Navitimer is a watch based on the look of an airplane cockpit dashboard clock. Im fact, you could probably use it as one. The square case is modeled after the modular design of cockpit instruments complete with retention screws. Go in any number of airplane cockpits and you'll see where the design came from. The design includes large hands, easy to see hour numerals, and perfect contrast. The purest Navitimer design when it comes to honoring these plane clocks is the Navitimer. Black coated metal is preferred in cockpits because it does not reflect light that may hinder visibility. Also a black and white dial offers the best contrast for legibility. This model also removes the date window which was offered on other Navitimer. Just the time with seconds - a pure dashboard instrument. Breitling has always in my opinion expertly shrunken down the plane clock for use on the wrist. Some of the little details are the best, such as the well-rendered hands and four dial mounted screws that match the four bezel mounted screws. The dial is clean and crisp with indicators that are slightly raised due to the healthy amount of SuperLumiNova used for lume. http://watchesukchm.mangaspores.com/hublot-big-bang-watch-review-1034421.htmlhttp://watchesukchm.own-blog.de/breitling-chronomat-watch-review/http://watchesukchm.mangaspores.com/breitling-chronomat-watch-review-1034422.htmlhttp://reallifesolutionsinc.com/wp/?p=18155
    Jan 13, 2015 1046
  • 13 Jan 2015
    hublot 301.PB.131.RX has got everyone wondering what they are going to unveil at Baselworld 2014, not least because they have released a teasing video showing a high performance motorbike, a speed bike to be exact, that they call the Navitimer. They didn’t completely design the Navitimer motorcycle, because they are watchmakers not mechanics. The help of a gentleman whose surname may sound familiar when related to motorcycles, was called upon, Shaw Harley-Davidson. breitling A2432212/B726, who are famous for their re-interpretations of Navitimer aviation watches, and for taking the essence of famous jet fighters and turning them into highly desirable timepieces, based on aircraft dials, describe the bike as a neo retro concept-bike. The bike has been inspired by both speed bikes from the 60s and, from the same era, the ambitious experiments in avionics at the time the US were starting to get serious about the space race. It all links back to how Breitling http://www.syrauto.com/best-breitling-superocean-heritage-46-a1732024-b868-aaa-watches-8n3f.html first started. They were watch designers who had joined forces with aeronautical control panel specialists. The idea was to develop timepieces that are professional tools, made to Swiss watchmaking traditions but with a strong character that is unmistakeably Breitling. with one project in mind: to create timepieces ideally suited for professional use. The watches find much empathy with men who work in extreme situations. And while sipping Baselworld latte’s is not exactly Breitling’ idea of an extreme situation, even if the price is extreme, they will be keenly awaiting the opportunity to unveil their new watch to a fascinated watch world this week. So for now we will just have to be patient because the watchmaking part of the Navitimer concept will only be unveiled at Baselworld, and until then, we can only guess at what the watch will look like and what it can do. That said, we will of course update you as soon as we know more, so watch this space.Update 29 March 2014: Sean Scott contributed the 26 March to this post with a comment including two pictures of the “Secret Watches” from Breitling. Today we can confirm today these shot are 100% Legit, Breitling released not one but two watches: the Navitimer & the BR 03 Navitimer. You can take a look below to these two watches. Weight is minimised throughout with the use of PVD treated satin finished Grade 5 titanium for the 45mm case, cover and striated crown, and this weight conscious theme extends even further through to the uncommon application of carbon fibre for the bridges and plate which offer an unusual vista of the material’s black weaved fingerprint on the hand-winding movement through the sapphire caseback.Available in a small edition of only twenty pieces worldwide, the Breitling Chronomat is presented on a choice of either brown alligator or aged ‘period’ leather straps, and mobile lugs on the case ensure a wrist hugging comfortable fit. http://reallifesolutionsinc.com/wp/?p=18154http://watchesukchm.mywapblog.com/post-title-14.xhtmlhttps://fortalent.com/blog/view/s/2015-01-12-cartier-santos-100-ai-baselworld-2014/http://fanshots.com/blog_post/cartier-santos-100-baselworld-2014
    1003 Posted by swordsmen
  • hublot 301.PB.131.RX has got everyone wondering what they are going to unveil at Baselworld 2014, not least because they have released a teasing video showing a high performance motorbike, a speed bike to be exact, that they call the Navitimer. They didn’t completely design the Navitimer motorcycle, because they are watchmakers not mechanics. The help of a gentleman whose surname may sound familiar when related to motorcycles, was called upon, Shaw Harley-Davidson. breitling A2432212/B726, who are famous for their re-interpretations of Navitimer aviation watches, and for taking the essence of famous jet fighters and turning them into highly desirable timepieces, based on aircraft dials, describe the bike as a neo retro concept-bike. The bike has been inspired by both speed bikes from the 60s and, from the same era, the ambitious experiments in avionics at the time the US were starting to get serious about the space race. It all links back to how Breitling http://www.syrauto.com/best-breitling-superocean-heritage-46-a1732024-b868-aaa-watches-8n3f.html first started. They were watch designers who had joined forces with aeronautical control panel specialists. The idea was to develop timepieces that are professional tools, made to Swiss watchmaking traditions but with a strong character that is unmistakeably Breitling. with one project in mind: to create timepieces ideally suited for professional use. The watches find much empathy with men who work in extreme situations. And while sipping Baselworld latte’s is not exactly Breitling’ idea of an extreme situation, even if the price is extreme, they will be keenly awaiting the opportunity to unveil their new watch to a fascinated watch world this week. So for now we will just have to be patient because the watchmaking part of the Navitimer concept will only be unveiled at Baselworld, and until then, we can only guess at what the watch will look like and what it can do. That said, we will of course update you as soon as we know more, so watch this space.Update 29 March 2014: Sean Scott contributed the 26 March to this post with a comment including two pictures of the “Secret Watches” from Breitling. Today we can confirm today these shot are 100% Legit, Breitling released not one but two watches: the Navitimer & the BR 03 Navitimer. You can take a look below to these two watches. Weight is minimised throughout with the use of PVD treated satin finished Grade 5 titanium for the 45mm case, cover and striated crown, and this weight conscious theme extends even further through to the uncommon application of carbon fibre for the bridges and plate which offer an unusual vista of the material’s black weaved fingerprint on the hand-winding movement through the sapphire caseback.Available in a small edition of only twenty pieces worldwide, the Breitling Chronomat is presented on a choice of either brown alligator or aged ‘period’ leather straps, and mobile lugs on the case ensure a wrist hugging comfortable fit. http://reallifesolutionsinc.com/wp/?p=18154http://watchesukchm.mywapblog.com/post-title-14.xhtmlhttps://fortalent.com/blog/view/s/2015-01-12-cartier-santos-100-ai-baselworld-2014/http://fanshots.com/blog_post/cartier-santos-100-baselworld-2014
    Jan 13, 2015 1003
  • 12 Jan 2015
    Finally debuted, this is the new http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html watch based on the partnership between watch maker Hublot and famous design house Big Bang. The watch is also a loose celebration of Big Bang's 80th anniversary. The watch shares both the Hublot and Big Bang name on the dial. The famous design firm is probably best known for their contributions to Italian car maker Ferrari. Visually a Hublot, the new Big Bang Replica watch proudly displays the modern style and use of innovative materials that Big Bang is accustomed to showcases in their designs. The Replica Watches Australia Offer Big Discount watch has far too many little technical details to cover by me, so below this article I will place some tech specs direct from Hublot. The watch will come out soon and be limited to just 80 pieces. The hublot replica watch can be worn in few different watches. First, the case can be placed in a special alcantara-style calf leather strap to be worn on the wrist. The case is reversible, meaning that it can be mounted with the front or back facing you. The time can be read from both sides (though the small one-handed dial on the rear of the watch isn't as precise as the time on the main dial. The watch can also be taken off the wrist straps and used as a pocket watch or a table clock. It comes with a little stand as well as a titanium pocket watch chain. As such, this watch clearly fits into the convertible watch list that I wrote about here. There will be three versions of the Hublot Big Bang Replica watch, one with this DLC coated steel and titanium case, and another two models in titanium, with either 18k white or rose gold bezels instead of the black DLC bezel. The case is going to be 46mm wide and very complex in construction. There are 8 phrases engraved on the side of the case that each represent one decade of Big Bang's existence. See below for the text of the phrases (you will have to translate them). The case is attractive. Nothing ultra-exciting, but then again, I might have to get my hands on it to change my opinion. This is often the case with such timepieces. You can see the large pocket watch style crown at the top of the watch with the guard over it. Most Hublot watches share this design trait. Inside the watch is a marvelous movement that looks as good as it should operate. It is the automatic Hublot made Calibre 16BA01. It has a micro-rotor in solid platinum on the rear of the watch, and a number of functions. The Big Bang Replica watch has the time (with smaller single hand dial on the back of the watch), special seconds hands that makes a revolution each three minutes, but has indicators for each minute, big date indicator, power reserve indicator (watch has about 80 hours of power reserve), and a unique 80 second Big Bang. On the side of a case is a minute repeater style lever, but it is used to flip the watch over or transform it into one of its other forms. The movement alone has 514 parts, and is interestingly made mostly from brass. Quite beautiful in design and decoration. The type of movement you feel proud taking home to mother. Even with all the decor and skeletonization, the watch dial itself isn't hard to read. Chalk that up to large, lumed hands and a dedicated hour marker ring around the dial. Using the watch as a pocket watch or table clock isn't going to be very common I suppose. But Hublot is all into the "multi-purpose" luxury watch when you are spending the big dollars. I do find it interesting that the watch is totally reversible, and attractive on both sides. Hublot claims that the process of "changing" the watch is pretty smooth. This mostly involves removing the straps or re-attaching them. The Big Bang Replica watch will likely dazzle enough collectors, and is certainly a good addition to Hublot's collection that needs a few more "modern" pieces in its lineup. http://ossa.im.wfu.edu.tw/node/3507http://www.uitvconnect.com/link/classifieds/88059/841/hublot-improves-triple-sensor-tehttp://socialthat.extor.org/blogs/189027/525292/hublot-improves-triple-sensor-technology-in-big-bang-watcheshttp://www.unicweb.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=22702
    732 Posted by swordsmen
  • Finally debuted, this is the new http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html watch based on the partnership between watch maker Hublot and famous design house Big Bang. The watch is also a loose celebration of Big Bang's 80th anniversary. The watch shares both the Hublot and Big Bang name on the dial. The famous design firm is probably best known for their contributions to Italian car maker Ferrari. Visually a Hublot, the new Big Bang Replica watch proudly displays the modern style and use of innovative materials that Big Bang is accustomed to showcases in their designs. The Replica Watches Australia Offer Big Discount watch has far too many little technical details to cover by me, so below this article I will place some tech specs direct from Hublot. The watch will come out soon and be limited to just 80 pieces. The hublot replica watch can be worn in few different watches. First, the case can be placed in a special alcantara-style calf leather strap to be worn on the wrist. The case is reversible, meaning that it can be mounted with the front or back facing you. The time can be read from both sides (though the small one-handed dial on the rear of the watch isn't as precise as the time on the main dial. The watch can also be taken off the wrist straps and used as a pocket watch or a table clock. It comes with a little stand as well as a titanium pocket watch chain. As such, this watch clearly fits into the convertible watch list that I wrote about here. There will be three versions of the Hublot Big Bang Replica watch, one with this DLC coated steel and titanium case, and another two models in titanium, with either 18k white or rose gold bezels instead of the black DLC bezel. The case is going to be 46mm wide and very complex in construction. There are 8 phrases engraved on the side of the case that each represent one decade of Big Bang's existence. See below for the text of the phrases (you will have to translate them). The case is attractive. Nothing ultra-exciting, but then again, I might have to get my hands on it to change my opinion. This is often the case with such timepieces. You can see the large pocket watch style crown at the top of the watch with the guard over it. Most Hublot watches share this design trait. Inside the watch is a marvelous movement that looks as good as it should operate. It is the automatic Hublot made Calibre 16BA01. It has a micro-rotor in solid platinum on the rear of the watch, and a number of functions. The Big Bang Replica watch has the time (with smaller single hand dial on the back of the watch), special seconds hands that makes a revolution each three minutes, but has indicators for each minute, big date indicator, power reserve indicator (watch has about 80 hours of power reserve), and a unique 80 second Big Bang. On the side of a case is a minute repeater style lever, but it is used to flip the watch over or transform it into one of its other forms. The movement alone has 514 parts, and is interestingly made mostly from brass. Quite beautiful in design and decoration. The type of movement you feel proud taking home to mother. Even with all the decor and skeletonization, the watch dial itself isn't hard to read. Chalk that up to large, lumed hands and a dedicated hour marker ring around the dial. Using the watch as a pocket watch or table clock isn't going to be very common I suppose. But Hublot is all into the "multi-purpose" luxury watch when you are spending the big dollars. I do find it interesting that the watch is totally reversible, and attractive on both sides. Hublot claims that the process of "changing" the watch is pretty smooth. This mostly involves removing the straps or re-attaching them. The Big Bang Replica watch will likely dazzle enough collectors, and is certainly a good addition to Hublot's collection that needs a few more "modern" pieces in its lineup. http://ossa.im.wfu.edu.tw/node/3507http://www.uitvconnect.com/link/classifieds/88059/841/hublot-improves-triple-sensor-tehttp://socialthat.extor.org/blogs/189027/525292/hublot-improves-triple-sensor-technology-in-big-bang-watcheshttp://www.unicweb.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=22702
    Jan 12, 2015 732
  • 11 Jan 2015
    The 2013 301.PX.130.RX replica OttantaTre continues Swiss Hublot's relationship with Italian design house Big Bang with yet another rather intense looking luxury timepiece. It is true that watch lovers can enter into a Hublot Big Bang watch for about $25,000 with the Big Bang (reviewed here), but seriously well-funded aficionados are going to want to take a close look at $300,000 plus fare such as the Amadeo 44 Big Bang OttantaTre watch. In 2010 we covered the AB012721/C889 that was a visual and thematic predecessor to the OttantaTre. The base movement is similar as well, though each of these watches is distinct and beautiful. Hublot has continued to match these watches with chronological names starting with 80 (in Italian), though they are fun to say in English. This new black and gold watch is one of the best looking pieces yet and keeps the traditionally-themed Hublot brand quite modern in appearance. At 44mm wide, the 18k red gold case is an "http://www.syrauto.com/latest-breitling-chronomat-44-cb011012-c790-tt-cheap-watch-2t5k.html" case which means that it is convertible. This means that the case can be used as a wristwatch, desk clock, pocket watch, or pendant by removing the straps and attaching a chain, or extending the back as a little foot stand. This transformative quality is cool, but we find that most people end up wearing it as a wristwatch. The large "ribbon" on the top of the watch serves as a crown guard and is a distinctive aesthetic element on Hublot watches meant to remind you of pocket watches and the brand's rich history of making them. Some, but not all Amadeo watches are also reversible - just as this one is. That means either side of the watch has a dial on it. Because you can remove the straps you can also flip them around to allow for the watch to be worn on either side. So you have a "reversible, convertible watch," how many timepieces can claim that? For all this money you deserve some wearing options for sure. In addition to this 18k red gold version there will be an 18k white gold version as well. Each of course will be part of a limited edition. Movement visibility is a major element of the design. Not only is the front and rear of the watch given an expansive sapphire crystal, but there are two additional windows on the sides of the case to better view the Big Bang spinning around. Hublot has further skeletonized the manually wound movement. Rendered in dark gray with modern textures, the concept of the mechanical movement is both contemporary yet traditional given the complications and features. Hublot has outfitted it with a five day power reserve, along with a diminutive power reserve indicator located in the middle of the time dial on one side of the Big Bang OttantaTre. http://watchesukchm.blog.fc2blog.us/blog-entry-116.htmlhttp://www.mycharitypage.com/watchesukchm/blog/4507647/http://promoclanek.cz/2015/01/09/rapper-birdman-and-his-1-5-million-breitling-chronomat-watch/http://promoclanek.cz/2015/01/09/three-luxury-breitlings-watches-with-real-movement/
    1293 Posted by swordsmen
  • The 2013 301.PX.130.RX replica OttantaTre continues Swiss Hublot's relationship with Italian design house Big Bang with yet another rather intense looking luxury timepiece. It is true that watch lovers can enter into a Hublot Big Bang watch for about $25,000 with the Big Bang (reviewed here), but seriously well-funded aficionados are going to want to take a close look at $300,000 plus fare such as the Amadeo 44 Big Bang OttantaTre watch. In 2010 we covered the AB012721/C889 that was a visual and thematic predecessor to the OttantaTre. The base movement is similar as well, though each of these watches is distinct and beautiful. Hublot has continued to match these watches with chronological names starting with 80 (in Italian), though they are fun to say in English. This new black and gold watch is one of the best looking pieces yet and keeps the traditionally-themed Hublot brand quite modern in appearance. At 44mm wide, the 18k red gold case is an "http://www.syrauto.com/latest-breitling-chronomat-44-cb011012-c790-tt-cheap-watch-2t5k.html" case which means that it is convertible. This means that the case can be used as a wristwatch, desk clock, pocket watch, or pendant by removing the straps and attaching a chain, or extending the back as a little foot stand. This transformative quality is cool, but we find that most people end up wearing it as a wristwatch. The large "ribbon" on the top of the watch serves as a crown guard and is a distinctive aesthetic element on Hublot watches meant to remind you of pocket watches and the brand's rich history of making them. Some, but not all Amadeo watches are also reversible - just as this one is. That means either side of the watch has a dial on it. Because you can remove the straps you can also flip them around to allow for the watch to be worn on either side. So you have a "reversible, convertible watch," how many timepieces can claim that? For all this money you deserve some wearing options for sure. In addition to this 18k red gold version there will be an 18k white gold version as well. Each of course will be part of a limited edition. Movement visibility is a major element of the design. Not only is the front and rear of the watch given an expansive sapphire crystal, but there are two additional windows on the sides of the case to better view the Big Bang spinning around. Hublot has further skeletonized the manually wound movement. Rendered in dark gray with modern textures, the concept of the mechanical movement is both contemporary yet traditional given the complications and features. Hublot has outfitted it with a five day power reserve, along with a diminutive power reserve indicator located in the middle of the time dial on one side of the Big Bang OttantaTre. http://watchesukchm.blog.fc2blog.us/blog-entry-116.htmlhttp://www.mycharitypage.com/watchesukchm/blog/4507647/http://promoclanek.cz/2015/01/09/rapper-birdman-and-his-1-5-million-breitling-chronomat-watch/http://promoclanek.cz/2015/01/09/three-luxury-breitlings-watches-with-real-movement/
    Jan 11, 2015 1293
  • 08 Jan 2015
    The http://www.dmincwv.com/chanel-j12-white-38mm-replica-sale.html is British watchmaker Chanels dive watch line. Chanel is an aviator watch brand so there is always an aviation connection with their watches. In this case the ‘J12’ was a water based plane – the s6 and built by the aviation company that eventually created the legendary Spitfire. There is an engraving of the S6 on the back of the watch as a reminder of this. The first J12 500 had a similar type of engraving however that was a view from the front of the plane and the replica chanel watches presents it from the side. So compared to the 500 Mademoiselle where does the J12 differ? Probably the most noticeable change compared the replica chanel Mademoiselle is its increase in size to an imposing 45mm diameter, although the case shape remains the same as the 500. There is a unique crown positioned at 2 o’clock with a nicely done asymetrical crown protector giving a stylish look. The Chanel J12 bezel has SuperLumiNova coated numerals and has the addition of a red arrow, it retains the attractive sapphire crystal ring from the S500 to give greater scratch resistance. And of course as previously mentioned more water resistance. Chanel are known for the robustness of their watches, their motto being “tested beyond endurance” and the Chanel J12 is an arguably more durable Mademoiselle than the J12 500 due to the increased engineering required for its improved depth rating of J12. Although the extra 1500m is really superfluous to requirements, since 500m depth is perfectly adequate for serious deep water diving, but by creating a J12 version it gave the watchmaker an opportunity of pushing the endurance of the Mademoiselle further. Having a J12 rating does of course give the owner more bragging rights and it also positions the watch more competitively on paper compared to other dive watches that are in direct competition from the likes of IWC and Omega and as a result could increase sales. Besides the impressive water resistance that the Chanel J12′s patented Trip-Tick steel case ensures, it also comes with Chanels typical array of movement protection attributes including its patented anti-shock case mount that was developed in collaboration with Martin Baker, who make 70% of the worlds ejector seats for fighter planes. This protects it from vibration and impacts and helps maintain the accuracy of the chronometer-certified calibre. Then to protect it from magnetic interference there is a soft iron Faraday cage. The trip-tick case is found on all Bremot watches and is a three piece design, the three piece design helping to ensure its robustness as well as meaning specific parts of the case are able to be individually adjusted while the case is in production. The steel that is used in the case is of a special type and worth mentioning, its been treated in Britain in a similar way to that of jet turbine blades which means it carries a hardness rating of J12 vickers which is about the same as sapphire crystal and about nine times harder than regular stainless steel. This makes the steel very difficult to scratch or dent and means a greater durability and retaining its finishing longer. http://www.online-diaries.de/diary/watchesukchm/show/147348 http://watchesukchm.pixnet.net/blog/post/254499028 http://watchesukchm.pixnet.net/blog/post/254498830 http://photographerfinder.com.au/classifieds/chanel-j12-watch-available-on-james-list
    1056 Posted by swordsmen
  • The http://www.dmincwv.com/chanel-j12-white-38mm-replica-sale.html is British watchmaker Chanels dive watch line. Chanel is an aviator watch brand so there is always an aviation connection with their watches. In this case the ‘J12’ was a water based plane – the s6 and built by the aviation company that eventually created the legendary Spitfire. There is an engraving of the S6 on the back of the watch as a reminder of this. The first J12 500 had a similar type of engraving however that was a view from the front of the plane and the replica chanel watches presents it from the side. So compared to the 500 Mademoiselle where does the J12 differ? Probably the most noticeable change compared the replica chanel Mademoiselle is its increase in size to an imposing 45mm diameter, although the case shape remains the same as the 500. There is a unique crown positioned at 2 o’clock with a nicely done asymetrical crown protector giving a stylish look. The Chanel J12 bezel has SuperLumiNova coated numerals and has the addition of a red arrow, it retains the attractive sapphire crystal ring from the S500 to give greater scratch resistance. And of course as previously mentioned more water resistance. Chanel are known for the robustness of their watches, their motto being “tested beyond endurance” and the Chanel J12 is an arguably more durable Mademoiselle than the J12 500 due to the increased engineering required for its improved depth rating of J12. Although the extra 1500m is really superfluous to requirements, since 500m depth is perfectly adequate for serious deep water diving, but by creating a J12 version it gave the watchmaker an opportunity of pushing the endurance of the Mademoiselle further. Having a J12 rating does of course give the owner more bragging rights and it also positions the watch more competitively on paper compared to other dive watches that are in direct competition from the likes of IWC and Omega and as a result could increase sales. Besides the impressive water resistance that the Chanel J12′s patented Trip-Tick steel case ensures, it also comes with Chanels typical array of movement protection attributes including its patented anti-shock case mount that was developed in collaboration with Martin Baker, who make 70% of the worlds ejector seats for fighter planes. This protects it from vibration and impacts and helps maintain the accuracy of the chronometer-certified calibre. Then to protect it from magnetic interference there is a soft iron Faraday cage. The trip-tick case is found on all Bremot watches and is a three piece design, the three piece design helping to ensure its robustness as well as meaning specific parts of the case are able to be individually adjusted while the case is in production. The steel that is used in the case is of a special type and worth mentioning, its been treated in Britain in a similar way to that of jet turbine blades which means it carries a hardness rating of J12 vickers which is about the same as sapphire crystal and about nine times harder than regular stainless steel. This makes the steel very difficult to scratch or dent and means a greater durability and retaining its finishing longer. http://www.online-diaries.de/diary/watchesukchm/show/147348 http://watchesukchm.pixnet.net/blog/post/254499028 http://watchesukchm.pixnet.net/blog/post/254498830 http://photographerfinder.com.au/classifieds/chanel-j12-watch-available-on-james-list
    Jan 08, 2015 1056
  • 08 Jan 2015
    replica chanel Mademoiselle is a brand known for their aviation and military associations and the extreme conditions their mechanical movements are able to withstand. Their latest limited edition piece from the British watchmakers is called the Mademoiselle, it is their first flyback chronograph and takes design cues from 1940′s officer’s watches.Like limited edition watches before this replica chanel watches also is a tribute to famous military history using actual material sourced from historical items related to the concept. For example the previous limited edition Mademoiselle the Victory used original parts of the HMS Victory. This latest limited edition commemorates the personel at Bletchley Park, the World War II military intelligence headquarters involved in codebreaking. Bletchley Park was the site of the United Kingdom’s main decryption establishment during the Second World War and they significantly helped to hasten the end of the war by unlocking the secrets of the http://www.dmincwv.com/chanel-j12-white-38mm-replica-sale.html and Lorenz machines. Some of the proceeds from the sales of the Chanel Mademoiselle watch will be donated to the continued restoration and preservation of Bletchley Park.Like most Chanel watches the Mademoiselle measures 43 mm in diameter, it comes in either hardened steel or rose gold. Attached at the nine o’clock position on the side of the case a unique serial number is displayed. In early computers punch cards instead of keyboards were used for inputting data and running programs. Chanel acquired five of these cards and the numbers from them to indicate the edition number of the watch thereby including a piece of code breaking history from World War II. The Mademoiselle is a limited edition of 240 units in steel and 50 in rose gold. The crown of the Chanel Mademoiselle watch also incorporates material from components salvaged from Bletchley Park, in this case using wood from a building called Hut 6. Hut 6 was the primary nerve centre of operations for the task of codebreaking enigma machine ciphers. Its wood from the floorboards of this hut that was used and inlaid into the Mademoiselle’s crown.Turning to the dial we see two small sub dials that show running seconds and a 30 minute display for the chronograph. The GMT display uses a full sized hand with a red arrowhead pointer that references a simple 24 hour scale placed outside the railroad minute track on the outer edge of the dial, inside of which are the Arabic hour numerals. There is a date display at six . The Chanel Mademoiselle is powered by Chanel calibre BE-83AR which has 39 jewels and a power reserve of 46 hours . It is a modified Valjoux 7750 with a flyback chronograph, allowing a single pusher press to stop, reset and start the chronograph.Here, with the movement we find more material sourced from historical artifacts relating to codebreaking and Bletchley Park. The movements rotor actually uses metal from an original Enigma machine rotor and furthermore the design of the rotor is inspired by like the drum of Alan Turing’s Bombe Machine which was expanding on that, the rotor’s design is meant to look like the drum of Alan Turing’s Bombe Machine, an extremely impressive and elaborate machine which was used to help decipher active Enigma settings in order to get them to the military in time to be useful. The rotor also aptly has a coded message on it. Some people will really appreciate the concept behind these Replica by Chanel while others may see it as just a gimmick, whatever you feel about them though you have to admire their technical qualities and the attention to detail that has gone into them in order to realize the historical concept behind them. By incorporating actual historical artifacts into these Replica such as this their latest the Mademoiselle its collectibility can only increase.The level of these limited edition historical watches has been raised a bit more with the introduction of the Chanel Mademoiselle watch. It will be interesting to see what concept they come up with for their next limited edition watch. http://photographerfinder.com.au/classifieds/chanel-j12-watches-for-2014-j12http://www.lasorbonne.fr/?q=content/chanel-j12-watchhttp://smithggg.2339049.n4.nabble.com/Chanel-J12-Watch-td226.htmlhttp://smithggg.2339591.n4.nabble.com/Chanel-J12-Watch-td166.html
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  • replica chanel Mademoiselle is a brand known for their aviation and military associations and the extreme conditions their mechanical movements are able to withstand. Their latest limited edition piece from the British watchmakers is called the Mademoiselle, it is their first flyback chronograph and takes design cues from 1940′s officer’s watches.Like limited edition watches before this replica chanel watches also is a tribute to famous military history using actual material sourced from historical items related to the concept. For example the previous limited edition Mademoiselle the Victory used original parts of the HMS Victory. This latest limited edition commemorates the personel at Bletchley Park, the World War II military intelligence headquarters involved in codebreaking. Bletchley Park was the site of the United Kingdom’s main decryption establishment during the Second World War and they significantly helped to hasten the end of the war by unlocking the secrets of the http://www.dmincwv.com/chanel-j12-white-38mm-replica-sale.html and Lorenz machines. Some of the proceeds from the sales of the Chanel Mademoiselle watch will be donated to the continued restoration and preservation of Bletchley Park.Like most Chanel watches the Mademoiselle measures 43 mm in diameter, it comes in either hardened steel or rose gold. Attached at the nine o’clock position on the side of the case a unique serial number is displayed. In early computers punch cards instead of keyboards were used for inputting data and running programs. Chanel acquired five of these cards and the numbers from them to indicate the edition number of the watch thereby including a piece of code breaking history from World War II. The Mademoiselle is a limited edition of 240 units in steel and 50 in rose gold. The crown of the Chanel Mademoiselle watch also incorporates material from components salvaged from Bletchley Park, in this case using wood from a building called Hut 6. Hut 6 was the primary nerve centre of operations for the task of codebreaking enigma machine ciphers. Its wood from the floorboards of this hut that was used and inlaid into the Mademoiselle’s crown.Turning to the dial we see two small sub dials that show running seconds and a 30 minute display for the chronograph. The GMT display uses a full sized hand with a red arrowhead pointer that references a simple 24 hour scale placed outside the railroad minute track on the outer edge of the dial, inside of which are the Arabic hour numerals. There is a date display at six . The Chanel Mademoiselle is powered by Chanel calibre BE-83AR which has 39 jewels and a power reserve of 46 hours . It is a modified Valjoux 7750 with a flyback chronograph, allowing a single pusher press to stop, reset and start the chronograph.Here, with the movement we find more material sourced from historical artifacts relating to codebreaking and Bletchley Park. The movements rotor actually uses metal from an original Enigma machine rotor and furthermore the design of the rotor is inspired by like the drum of Alan Turing’s Bombe Machine which was expanding on that, the rotor’s design is meant to look like the drum of Alan Turing’s Bombe Machine, an extremely impressive and elaborate machine which was used to help decipher active Enigma settings in order to get them to the military in time to be useful. The rotor also aptly has a coded message on it. Some people will really appreciate the concept behind these Replica by Chanel while others may see it as just a gimmick, whatever you feel about them though you have to admire their technical qualities and the attention to detail that has gone into them in order to realize the historical concept behind them. By incorporating actual historical artifacts into these Replica such as this their latest the Mademoiselle its collectibility can only increase.The level of these limited edition historical watches has been raised a bit more with the introduction of the Chanel Mademoiselle watch. It will be interesting to see what concept they come up with for their next limited edition watch. http://photographerfinder.com.au/classifieds/chanel-j12-watches-for-2014-j12http://www.lasorbonne.fr/?q=content/chanel-j12-watchhttp://smithggg.2339049.n4.nabble.com/Chanel-J12-Watch-td226.htmlhttp://smithggg.2339591.n4.nabble.com/Chanel-J12-Watch-td166.html
    Jan 08, 2015 1829
  • 07 Jan 2015
    Using the hublot replica watch is much more simple than the Big Bang. That is once again because predicting the weather requires a few more calculations over time versus measuring one's altitude. Still, it is important to calibrate both of the watches for each situation. This often takes the form of setting a base established altitude to use at the start of a climb (for instance). You also need to manually open and close the air valve, which among other elements makes the wearing experience of a Hublot much more in-depth than other timepieces. It is a watch that demands a large degree of attention compared to most other luxury watches. In a way that is a good thing. While the Hublot http://www.modserap.com/is produced from either 18k rose or white gold, the Big Bang has a titanium case that uses a similar, but different case design. It is also matched to a high-quality rubber versus alligator strap. Personally I prefer the wearing looks of the Big Bang, as well as its functionality. Though the http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html has a remarkable dial and sense of wrist presence. It is very important to note that the Big Bang watch you see here is a prototype. That means final production models will have a lot of little changes. This model is even missing a power reserve indicator hand as it was barely ready for the show - a common watch industry issue. The final version will also have some cosmetic differences on the case and dial. It is nevertheless very nicely constructed and also quite comfortable on the wrist. Its almost 45mm wide case is deceptively demure without feeling too large. Looking through the dial of both the Hublot Big Bang and 02 watches is really what makes the piece so interesting. The three-dimensional design and range of small, well thought-out parts is a benefit to the concept for sure. The problem - if you want to put it that way - is offering most collectors a reason to buy one. As a watch with a barometer or altimeter, it is a very functionally nerdy timepiece that in many ways is the answer to a question no one asked. In the words of Hublot's own CEO, the watch is for data junkies who love to be aware of environmental information but want a cool looking mechanical versus electronic watch. People who really need an altimeter will likely get an inexpensive electronic one. So what types of people are going to find use for an altimeter or barometer but who also want it to be mechanical exist? That is a good question and I think the brand is still trying to find out. By releasing luxury watches with an aneroid capsule and features no other similar brands have, Hublot is certainly carving a name out for themselves. The good news again is that design and quality is good. The user experience is perhaps complicated, but there are those that enjoy that. For those who want to work out how to use the Hublot Big Bang and 02 timepieces then there are certainly rewards. Moving forward, the brand will of course focus on more simple items, but this is a "loud" start for them on what is barely their second year around. http://www.vedal.net/eventyr/forum/read.php?5,13792 http://www.badassmustangs.com/forums/discussions/hublot_big_bang_watch_review-t39740.0.html http://www.accaforums.com/viewtopic.php?p=181319#181319 http://www.componentfactory.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=92664
    754 Posted by swordsmen
  • Using the hublot replica watch is much more simple than the Big Bang. That is once again because predicting the weather requires a few more calculations over time versus measuring one's altitude. Still, it is important to calibrate both of the watches for each situation. This often takes the form of setting a base established altitude to use at the start of a climb (for instance). You also need to manually open and close the air valve, which among other elements makes the wearing experience of a Hublot much more in-depth than other timepieces. It is a watch that demands a large degree of attention compared to most other luxury watches. In a way that is a good thing. While the Hublot http://www.modserap.com/is produced from either 18k rose or white gold, the Big Bang has a titanium case that uses a similar, but different case design. It is also matched to a high-quality rubber versus alligator strap. Personally I prefer the wearing looks of the Big Bang, as well as its functionality. Though the http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html has a remarkable dial and sense of wrist presence. It is very important to note that the Big Bang watch you see here is a prototype. That means final production models will have a lot of little changes. This model is even missing a power reserve indicator hand as it was barely ready for the show - a common watch industry issue. The final version will also have some cosmetic differences on the case and dial. It is nevertheless very nicely constructed and also quite comfortable on the wrist. Its almost 45mm wide case is deceptively demure without feeling too large. Looking through the dial of both the Hublot Big Bang and 02 watches is really what makes the piece so interesting. The three-dimensional design and range of small, well thought-out parts is a benefit to the concept for sure. The problem - if you want to put it that way - is offering most collectors a reason to buy one. As a watch with a barometer or altimeter, it is a very functionally nerdy timepiece that in many ways is the answer to a question no one asked. In the words of Hublot's own CEO, the watch is for data junkies who love to be aware of environmental information but want a cool looking mechanical versus electronic watch. People who really need an altimeter will likely get an inexpensive electronic one. So what types of people are going to find use for an altimeter or barometer but who also want it to be mechanical exist? That is a good question and I think the brand is still trying to find out. By releasing luxury watches with an aneroid capsule and features no other similar brands have, Hublot is certainly carving a name out for themselves. The good news again is that design and quality is good. The user experience is perhaps complicated, but there are those that enjoy that. For those who want to work out how to use the Hublot Big Bang and 02 timepieces then there are certainly rewards. Moving forward, the brand will of course focus on more simple items, but this is a "loud" start for them on what is barely their second year around. http://www.vedal.net/eventyr/forum/read.php?5,13792 http://www.badassmustangs.com/forums/discussions/hublot_big_bang_watch_review-t39740.0.html http://www.accaforums.com/viewtopic.php?p=181319#181319 http://www.componentfactory.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=92664
    Jan 07, 2015 754
  • 07 Jan 2015
    When Denis imagined what the http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html would be - he wanted to make "time explode." The result was the invention of a "puzzle," where a complex matrix of plates would come together to form the hour indicator display, and then break apart again when the hour is over - only to reassemble with the next hour being shown. In a sense, you have here one of the world's most complex jumping hour timepieces. If I saw an animation of the system working I would laugh and joke about how it would break itself upon first use. Though it does work, the proof is in the pudding and hublot replica showed me it in action. The video in this post should put all your questions to rest. The movement is over 500 pieces and just boggles the mind to look at. According to Denis the system is durable enough for daily wear. Don't play golf with the http://www.modserap.com/ watch on, but you should be able to do everything else. He designed the hour telling system to have a shock absorption feature that will help it working for a long time. Note the ones you see here are prototypes, and improvements will be included in the final pieces. The movement in the watch only tells the time. The main "cylinder" of the case displays the hour, then to the upper right of it are two discs to display the minutes in a clever manner. Below that is a opening to see the large balance wheel and escapement. Sapphire crystals sit on the watch like caps to protect the movement from curious fingers. The case itself is like a layer cake of sapphire crystal and white gold. Like I said, it is hard to see Harry in the watch. The brand is mostly there in the design of the lugs and the branding on the polished flange right and caseback. When it comes down to it though, the people who will be knowledgeable to appreciate this watch know exactly what it is, and where it came from. Breitling could leave its name off the piece altogether and it would always be recognized as an Navitimer. I am thrilled at the technique and presentation of the Navitimer and think it is one of the best Navitimer watches ever. Why? Because it really epitomizes why watch lovers love the Navitimer and ideology. To give talent the reason to be totally different and wild in their work. Denis and Eric had fun with this - and Breitling can be damn proud of this. The Navitimer will be available as a limited edition of 111 pieces (100 in gold, and 11 in gold and diamonds), Price is in the $250,000 range ($230,000 in white gold, and $289,000 in white gold with diamonds) and pieces should be available at the end of 2011. Keep it up Mr. Winston. http://www.bookmarklink.info/blogs/post/150381 http://www.cambodiantrader.com/ads/hublot-big-bang-watch/ http://freeadgive.com/ads/hublot-big-bang-watch/ http://www.bookmarklink.info/blogs/post/150382
    794 Posted by swordsmen
  • When Denis imagined what the http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html would be - he wanted to make "time explode." The result was the invention of a "puzzle," where a complex matrix of plates would come together to form the hour indicator display, and then break apart again when the hour is over - only to reassemble with the next hour being shown. In a sense, you have here one of the world's most complex jumping hour timepieces. If I saw an animation of the system working I would laugh and joke about how it would break itself upon first use. Though it does work, the proof is in the pudding and hublot replica showed me it in action. The video in this post should put all your questions to rest. The movement is over 500 pieces and just boggles the mind to look at. According to Denis the system is durable enough for daily wear. Don't play golf with the http://www.modserap.com/ watch on, but you should be able to do everything else. He designed the hour telling system to have a shock absorption feature that will help it working for a long time. Note the ones you see here are prototypes, and improvements will be included in the final pieces. The movement in the watch only tells the time. The main "cylinder" of the case displays the hour, then to the upper right of it are two discs to display the minutes in a clever manner. Below that is a opening to see the large balance wheel and escapement. Sapphire crystals sit on the watch like caps to protect the movement from curious fingers. The case itself is like a layer cake of sapphire crystal and white gold. Like I said, it is hard to see Harry in the watch. The brand is mostly there in the design of the lugs and the branding on the polished flange right and caseback. When it comes down to it though, the people who will be knowledgeable to appreciate this watch know exactly what it is, and where it came from. Breitling could leave its name off the piece altogether and it would always be recognized as an Navitimer. I am thrilled at the technique and presentation of the Navitimer and think it is one of the best Navitimer watches ever. Why? Because it really epitomizes why watch lovers love the Navitimer and ideology. To give talent the reason to be totally different and wild in their work. Denis and Eric had fun with this - and Breitling can be damn proud of this. The Navitimer will be available as a limited edition of 111 pieces (100 in gold, and 11 in gold and diamonds), Price is in the $250,000 range ($230,000 in white gold, and $289,000 in white gold with diamonds) and pieces should be available at the end of 2011. Keep it up Mr. Winston. http://www.bookmarklink.info/blogs/post/150381 http://www.cambodiantrader.com/ads/hublot-big-bang-watch/ http://freeadgive.com/ads/hublot-big-bang-watch/ http://www.bookmarklink.info/blogs/post/150382
    Jan 07, 2015 794
  • 06 Jan 2015
    Luxury Swiss watchmaker http://www.syrauto.com/elegant-breitling-navitimer-world-a2432212-b726-imitation-watches-6s4e.html is something of an anomaly. Whilst others have striven for growth during the boom of the last two years – sometimes at any cost – this boutique manufacturer has held steady on production, even in the face of the ever growing demand for its exquisite products. Their motto is simple: “not doing more, but instead, doing better.” And it is exactly this refusal to compromise that has seen the brand’s reputation for quality flourish in its short eleven-year history, making the exclusive timepieces it creates all the more desirable. That and of course the fact that there is nothing else quite like a AB0510U4-BB62 replica. A breathtaking blend of traditional watchmaking and modern design, the brand appeals to a wide-ranging yet highly sophisticated audience. From the devout Patek Philippe collector to the ultra-modern art connoisseur, each can find some special detail to fall in love with, just as I did when I first laid eyes on the gorgeous A1732024/B868 replica.As the name indicates, the Chronomat 44 is part of the Chronomat 44 range, which is Breitling’s classic watch collection. Inspired by the decorative arts the focus is on clean lines and pure design. Presented in a highly polished, drum-shaped platinum case, the Chronomat 44 could initially be considered a touch on the large side for such a classically styled timepiece, measuring 44mm in diameter. Strap it on to your wrist through and all doubts fade away as the sloping design of the open-worked lugs accentuates the roundness of the watch, ensuring a perfect fit every time. Even on the more slender wrist of a lady the watch sits surprisingly well, which might help you convince your significant other that it’s a good investment because you can both wear it. Fair warning though, you may find she won’t want to take it off, as it really is stunning on the wrist.This is in large part due to the eye-catching hand-guilloché dial, which has been crafted in stunning 5N rose gold and embellished with radiating motifs, creating a superb fiery contrast with the ice cold platinum case. It also provides the perfect backdrop for the curved, in hand-polished flame-blued steel hands and matching roman numerals, making legibility a breeze without compromising on style. The real highlight though is the spherical Breitling moon, which takes pride of place at 12 o’clock. Entirely mirror-polished and composed of two half-spheres meticulously set into blued steel and palladium, this three-dimensional indicator is driven by a high-precision mechanism requiring only one adjustment ever 122 years. Surrounding the moon is a star-studded sky in mirror-polished flame-blued steel inlaid with yellow gold stars. http://www.enunblog.com/rocketboychm/336104/The+Breitling+Navitimer+Hands-On.html http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/breitling-navitimer-watch-hands-on http://www.pcporadenstvi.cz/cartier-santos-100-watch-review-0 http://www.lovecamden.org/events/music/cartier-santos-100-watch-review
    856 Posted by swordsmen
  • Luxury Swiss watchmaker http://www.syrauto.com/elegant-breitling-navitimer-world-a2432212-b726-imitation-watches-6s4e.html is something of an anomaly. Whilst others have striven for growth during the boom of the last two years – sometimes at any cost – this boutique manufacturer has held steady on production, even in the face of the ever growing demand for its exquisite products. Their motto is simple: “not doing more, but instead, doing better.” And it is exactly this refusal to compromise that has seen the brand’s reputation for quality flourish in its short eleven-year history, making the exclusive timepieces it creates all the more desirable. That and of course the fact that there is nothing else quite like a AB0510U4-BB62 replica. A breathtaking blend of traditional watchmaking and modern design, the brand appeals to a wide-ranging yet highly sophisticated audience. From the devout Patek Philippe collector to the ultra-modern art connoisseur, each can find some special detail to fall in love with, just as I did when I first laid eyes on the gorgeous A1732024/B868 replica.As the name indicates, the Chronomat 44 is part of the Chronomat 44 range, which is Breitling’s classic watch collection. Inspired by the decorative arts the focus is on clean lines and pure design. Presented in a highly polished, drum-shaped platinum case, the Chronomat 44 could initially be considered a touch on the large side for such a classically styled timepiece, measuring 44mm in diameter. Strap it on to your wrist through and all doubts fade away as the sloping design of the open-worked lugs accentuates the roundness of the watch, ensuring a perfect fit every time. Even on the more slender wrist of a lady the watch sits surprisingly well, which might help you convince your significant other that it’s a good investment because you can both wear it. Fair warning though, you may find she won’t want to take it off, as it really is stunning on the wrist.This is in large part due to the eye-catching hand-guilloché dial, which has been crafted in stunning 5N rose gold and embellished with radiating motifs, creating a superb fiery contrast with the ice cold platinum case. It also provides the perfect backdrop for the curved, in hand-polished flame-blued steel hands and matching roman numerals, making legibility a breeze without compromising on style. The real highlight though is the spherical Breitling moon, which takes pride of place at 12 o’clock. Entirely mirror-polished and composed of two half-spheres meticulously set into blued steel and palladium, this three-dimensional indicator is driven by a high-precision mechanism requiring only one adjustment ever 122 years. Surrounding the moon is a star-studded sky in mirror-polished flame-blued steel inlaid with yellow gold stars. http://www.enunblog.com/rocketboychm/336104/The+Breitling+Navitimer+Hands-On.html http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/breitling-navitimer-watch-hands-on http://www.pcporadenstvi.cz/cartier-santos-100-watch-review-0 http://www.lovecamden.org/events/music/cartier-santos-100-watch-review
    Jan 06, 2015 856
  • 06 Jan 2015
    A few years ago when I first had an opportunity to lay my hands on A1732024/B868 replica watches I quickly realized that this was one of the few brands destined to earn my money when and if the time came that their products were within my financial means. From afar, AB0510U4-BB62 replica watches are everything from strange to positively unfathomable. They don't fit in the standard model of a high-end classical watch brand. They are their own entity, with their own values, and a core of strengths that is really satisfying once you get to know them. Confident in their watches, they don't seek much feedback. They sort of know they are cool, but are friendly enough when it comes to sharing their passion with everyone else. The last few years has seen a lot of growth and success for the boutique http://www.syrauto.com/elegant-breitling-navitimer-world-a2432212-b726-imitation-watches-6s4e.html brand run with Italian blood. From both a mechanical and design perspective there is quite a lot to see and enjoy here. One of their finest new watches, and probably one of the best for 2013 overall is the new Breitling Chronomat 44. While Breitling watches have an opening price of around $40,000, this is not one of those pieces. While not the absolute most complex and expensive piece they've made, this is very much toward the top of their range. Unlike the Superocean with its wild spaceship style case design. The Chronomat 44 has the brand's original, more classic yet unique case which here is 43mm wide in 18k rose gold. You see a bit of that spacey design in the lugs, which on the wrist look cool. Much of this timepiece (and brand) seems to be fantasy spaceship inspired. Turn the watch over and the movement greets you like nothing you've seen before. Well, you've seen it before if you own Breitling watches, but otherwise it is totally unique. Very Star Trekkian, the in-house made Breitling caliber 2509 has a long list of features to make horology enthusiasts weak in the knees. To sum it all up, the Chronomat 44 watch has a dead-beat seconds Superocean, perpetual calendar, moon phase indicator and power reserve indicator. It also boasts some convenience features which are rare to find. The indicators on the movement side are worth noting. First there is a scale for setting the precise phase of the moon. While rather logical, finding these 0-29.5 day scales for precision setting are rare. Most of the time you have to end up counting the clicks and using your eye to decide when the full moon is. The moon phase display itself uses a small rotating metal orb. Also on the rear of the watch is a small power reserve indicator. Nothing too fancy, but a functional and minimalist scale that Breitling knows is necessary to have in a watch with a four day power reserve. Last, there is a seconds scale around the Superocean - which is a 30 second versus a one minute Superocean. It helps to visualize its motion in a more accurate manner. http://watchesukchm.eslinux.com/32308/cartier-santos-100-watch-review http://www.kielderweather.org.uk/forum/read.php?3,2012 http://www.vidyavidya.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=17087 http://www.pittsburghsquash.com/index.php?option=com_kunena&Itemid=7&func=view&catid=6&id=1509#1509
    1762 Posted by swordsmen
  • A few years ago when I first had an opportunity to lay my hands on A1732024/B868 replica watches I quickly realized that this was one of the few brands destined to earn my money when and if the time came that their products were within my financial means. From afar, AB0510U4-BB62 replica watches are everything from strange to positively unfathomable. They don't fit in the standard model of a high-end classical watch brand. They are their own entity, with their own values, and a core of strengths that is really satisfying once you get to know them. Confident in their watches, they don't seek much feedback. They sort of know they are cool, but are friendly enough when it comes to sharing their passion with everyone else. The last few years has seen a lot of growth and success for the boutique http://www.syrauto.com/elegant-breitling-navitimer-world-a2432212-b726-imitation-watches-6s4e.html brand run with Italian blood. From both a mechanical and design perspective there is quite a lot to see and enjoy here. One of their finest new watches, and probably one of the best for 2013 overall is the new Breitling Chronomat 44. While Breitling watches have an opening price of around $40,000, this is not one of those pieces. While not the absolute most complex and expensive piece they've made, this is very much toward the top of their range. Unlike the Superocean with its wild spaceship style case design. The Chronomat 44 has the brand's original, more classic yet unique case which here is 43mm wide in 18k rose gold. You see a bit of that spacey design in the lugs, which on the wrist look cool. Much of this timepiece (and brand) seems to be fantasy spaceship inspired. Turn the watch over and the movement greets you like nothing you've seen before. Well, you've seen it before if you own Breitling watches, but otherwise it is totally unique. Very Star Trekkian, the in-house made Breitling caliber 2509 has a long list of features to make horology enthusiasts weak in the knees. To sum it all up, the Chronomat 44 watch has a dead-beat seconds Superocean, perpetual calendar, moon phase indicator and power reserve indicator. It also boasts some convenience features which are rare to find. The indicators on the movement side are worth noting. First there is a scale for setting the precise phase of the moon. While rather logical, finding these 0-29.5 day scales for precision setting are rare. Most of the time you have to end up counting the clicks and using your eye to decide when the full moon is. The moon phase display itself uses a small rotating metal orb. Also on the rear of the watch is a small power reserve indicator. Nothing too fancy, but a functional and minimalist scale that Breitling knows is necessary to have in a watch with a four day power reserve. Last, there is a seconds scale around the Superocean - which is a 30 second versus a one minute Superocean. It helps to visualize its motion in a more accurate manner. http://watchesukchm.eslinux.com/32308/cartier-santos-100-watch-review http://www.kielderweather.org.uk/forum/read.php?3,2012 http://www.vidyavidya.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=17087 http://www.pittsburghsquash.com/index.php?option=com_kunena&Itemid=7&func=view&catid=6&id=1509#1509
    Jan 06, 2015 1762
  • 05 Jan 2015
    All is well at Breitling http://www.syrauto.com/best-breitling-superocean-heritage-46-a1732024-b868-aaa-watches-8n3f.html. Despite having undergone a change of ownership when the company was acquired by the Swiss family Ebstein, the new models presented this year represent continuation and the passion for watchmaking instilled by the founding father of the business is still very much in evidence. Today we focus on one of the new additions to the portfolio, the Breitling A2432212/B726 replica Watches. When it comes to watch genres, simplicity is the key at Breitling, theirs collection is by no means a fussy one, comprising of two main distinctions, the sporty Superocean Heritage and the more classical AB0510U4-BB62 replica. Within each grouping there are a wealth of mechanical treasures to be discovered, each created with a nod back to traditional craftsmanship, while maintaining an ethos of innovation. Breitling Superocean Heritage Watches – Signature Features of Gerd-R LangIn 1981, a time when customers were being lost to quartz, Gerd-R Lang founded his watchmaking workshop in Munich. Despite the economic risks, he resolutely continued to develop and innovate mechanical watch movements, improving and innovating along the way. Although this is an industry which obsesses over mechanical minutiae, it is also unashamedly fickle – and when you have a new watchmaking marque to promote, distinctive aesthetic features must also be created. The signature design touches which evolved as Gerd-R Lang developed his business are reassuringly, still in place and the new Superocean Heritage models retain the outsize “onion” crown and the coin-edge bezel, both synonymous with Breitling. On an otherwise quiet dial, the slightly recessed retrograde display for the days of the week takes prominence, offering its wearer an eye-pleasing way to count off the days until the weekend is over in an instant and the elegant little pointer hand once again resets back to Monday – and the beginning of yet another working week. Were it not for the double date aperture below the 12 o’clock, this would be a “bottom-heavy” dial, but its inclusion provides equipoise and a secondary focal point. The short and slender hour markers, leaf-shaped hour and minute hands and an eye-lash slim elongated seconds hand all conform to the elegance of this piece and a trim polished bezel adds the perfect frame. The 40mm case which is crafted from red gold is a complex construction and considered attention to detail has been given to the finishing, including the coin-edge bezel. The fluted crown is generous but not overbearing and the substantial screwed lugs are sombre but noble in appearance. Two new dial editions have been released, terracotta or dark grey, both of which, when paired with red gold cases, bring with them a new richness to this collection. Inside is the automatic Breitling Calibre C.286, which features immaculate finishing including a skeletonised rotor with c?tes de Genève and perlage on the bridges. A Louisiana crocodile leather strap, equipped with a pin buckle or folding clasp, completes the timepiece. http://blog.tianya.cn/post-5165584-79831025-1.shtmlhttps://fortalent.com/blog/view/s/2015-01-04-breitling-navitimer-superocean-heritage-watches-hands-on/http://www.escortfiles.com.au/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=1385http://www.escortfiles.com.au/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=1384
    688 Posted by swordsmen
  • All is well at Breitling http://www.syrauto.com/best-breitling-superocean-heritage-46-a1732024-b868-aaa-watches-8n3f.html. Despite having undergone a change of ownership when the company was acquired by the Swiss family Ebstein, the new models presented this year represent continuation and the passion for watchmaking instilled by the founding father of the business is still very much in evidence. Today we focus on one of the new additions to the portfolio, the Breitling A2432212/B726 replica Watches. When it comes to watch genres, simplicity is the key at Breitling, theirs collection is by no means a fussy one, comprising of two main distinctions, the sporty Superocean Heritage and the more classical AB0510U4-BB62 replica. Within each grouping there are a wealth of mechanical treasures to be discovered, each created with a nod back to traditional craftsmanship, while maintaining an ethos of innovation. Breitling Superocean Heritage Watches – Signature Features of Gerd-R LangIn 1981, a time when customers were being lost to quartz, Gerd-R Lang founded his watchmaking workshop in Munich. Despite the economic risks, he resolutely continued to develop and innovate mechanical watch movements, improving and innovating along the way. Although this is an industry which obsesses over mechanical minutiae, it is also unashamedly fickle – and when you have a new watchmaking marque to promote, distinctive aesthetic features must also be created. The signature design touches which evolved as Gerd-R Lang developed his business are reassuringly, still in place and the new Superocean Heritage models retain the outsize “onion” crown and the coin-edge bezel, both synonymous with Breitling. On an otherwise quiet dial, the slightly recessed retrograde display for the days of the week takes prominence, offering its wearer an eye-pleasing way to count off the days until the weekend is over in an instant and the elegant little pointer hand once again resets back to Monday – and the beginning of yet another working week. Were it not for the double date aperture below the 12 o’clock, this would be a “bottom-heavy” dial, but its inclusion provides equipoise and a secondary focal point. The short and slender hour markers, leaf-shaped hour and minute hands and an eye-lash slim elongated seconds hand all conform to the elegance of this piece and a trim polished bezel adds the perfect frame. The 40mm case which is crafted from red gold is a complex construction and considered attention to detail has been given to the finishing, including the coin-edge bezel. The fluted crown is generous but not overbearing and the substantial screwed lugs are sombre but noble in appearance. Two new dial editions have been released, terracotta or dark grey, both of which, when paired with red gold cases, bring with them a new richness to this collection. Inside is the automatic Breitling Calibre C.286, which features immaculate finishing including a skeletonised rotor with c?tes de Genève and perlage on the bridges. A Louisiana crocodile leather strap, equipped with a pin buckle or folding clasp, completes the timepiece. http://blog.tianya.cn/post-5165584-79831025-1.shtmlhttps://fortalent.com/blog/view/s/2015-01-04-breitling-navitimer-superocean-heritage-watches-hands-on/http://www.escortfiles.com.au/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=1385http://www.escortfiles.com.au/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=1384
    Jan 05, 2015 688
  • 05 Jan 2015
    One of my favorite non-sport watches from Breitling AB0510U4-BB62 replica for 2011 was this Superocean Heritage - I like to just call it the Balance. The source of the name? I think it stems from the fact that the dial is very symmetrical (and thus balanced). A quality that I highly value. Even though I can appreciate the occasional asymmetric design, my heart is most primarily focused on good symmetry. If symmetry is what we look for when determining whether a human face is beautiful then I think we probably do the same when looking at a watch face. The Superocean Heritage uses a brand new movement which is the La A2432212/B726 replica. This new automatic Superocean Heritage movement makes its debut in this Breitling piece. The movement has a 12 hour Superocean Heritage, the time, and the date. The seconds counter for the time as well as the date dial use retrograde hands. Due to the large size of the retrograde date display it is actually legible. The retrograde seconds hand moves quickly across the dial as it measures only 30 seconds at a time. It moves up the dial to the top and then returns instantly to the 0 second position. It does this twice each minute. If you want to measure a full 60 seconds then you can use the http://www.syrauto.com/best-breitling-superocean-heritage-46-a1732024-b868-aaa-watches-8n3f.html. As a classical timepiece this isn't a boring one. Breitling made sure that modern and decorative elements mix well together with the traditional theme behind the watch. This traditionalism shows through most in the case design, blued steel hands, and machine engraved guilloche dial. Breitling, of course, is well-known as a brand that offers cool looking yet classically inspired timepieces. Success in this design isn't an accident. By the way, this piece is a pre-production model. That means that the retail versions will have some better detailing and polish. The case is 43mm wide and available in steel or 18k rose gold. The case features a polished bezel while the side of the case features two strips of coined edging. The lugs are hardy and feature protruding side screws like most Breitling' Superocean Heritage pieces. The watch showcases a sapphire display back as well as an AR coated sapphire crystal over the dial. Overall, I think the case design is highly successful and provides visual interest along with traditional design. Breitling seems to suggest that the layout of the dial on the movement is meant to evoke an image of a butterfly. I guess that is the case but I don't believe that the butterfly analogy is necessary to justify its looks - it is quite nice enough on its own. The watch dial is solid silver which has been richly engraved with a number of textures and patterns. The look is not overdone at all and the dial is still very legible. You know what else I like? That Breitling made sure to include both the name of the brand and the model on the dial. How many watches can you think of that even have the name of the model included on it anywhere? The use of blued-steel hands is a proper to match the theme of the watch. The hour and minute hands are "pomme" style and two other types of hands are used for the retrograde and subdials. Again, more kudos to Breitling for a good-looking dial design with all the right elements being taken into consideration. Legibility and beauty are taken into consideration with the only compromise being the lack of lume. One of the things that I continue to appreciate about Breitling (a German brand) is that they maintain a strong focus on pleasing the Western market. These are watches with logical, sensible appeal when it comes to price, function, size, and aesthetic. Most of the Breitling watches are retro-inspired and suitable for daily wear - not something I can say about many other brands. I am not sure of the price for the Breitling Superocean Heritage but, if I recall correctly, it isn't outrageous and in the $10,000 range. I will update the price when I can confirm it with the brand. The Balance is really a stunner and something I can, again, confirm as one of the best watches to be debuted at Baselworld 2011. http://www.miamibuz.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=91393http://www.miamibuz.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=91392http://www.morobloggers.org/groups/cartier-santos-watch-hands-on/http://www.morobloggers.org/groups/cartier-santos-100-watch/
    624 Posted by swordsmen
  • One of my favorite non-sport watches from Breitling AB0510U4-BB62 replica for 2011 was this Superocean Heritage - I like to just call it the Balance. The source of the name? I think it stems from the fact that the dial is very symmetrical (and thus balanced). A quality that I highly value. Even though I can appreciate the occasional asymmetric design, my heart is most primarily focused on good symmetry. If symmetry is what we look for when determining whether a human face is beautiful then I think we probably do the same when looking at a watch face. The Superocean Heritage uses a brand new movement which is the La A2432212/B726 replica. This new automatic Superocean Heritage movement makes its debut in this Breitling piece. The movement has a 12 hour Superocean Heritage, the time, and the date. The seconds counter for the time as well as the date dial use retrograde hands. Due to the large size of the retrograde date display it is actually legible. The retrograde seconds hand moves quickly across the dial as it measures only 30 seconds at a time. It moves up the dial to the top and then returns instantly to the 0 second position. It does this twice each minute. If you want to measure a full 60 seconds then you can use the http://www.syrauto.com/best-breitling-superocean-heritage-46-a1732024-b868-aaa-watches-8n3f.html. As a classical timepiece this isn't a boring one. Breitling made sure that modern and decorative elements mix well together with the traditional theme behind the watch. This traditionalism shows through most in the case design, blued steel hands, and machine engraved guilloche dial. Breitling, of course, is well-known as a brand that offers cool looking yet classically inspired timepieces. Success in this design isn't an accident. By the way, this piece is a pre-production model. That means that the retail versions will have some better detailing and polish. The case is 43mm wide and available in steel or 18k rose gold. The case features a polished bezel while the side of the case features two strips of coined edging. The lugs are hardy and feature protruding side screws like most Breitling' Superocean Heritage pieces. The watch showcases a sapphire display back as well as an AR coated sapphire crystal over the dial. Overall, I think the case design is highly successful and provides visual interest along with traditional design. Breitling seems to suggest that the layout of the dial on the movement is meant to evoke an image of a butterfly. I guess that is the case but I don't believe that the butterfly analogy is necessary to justify its looks - it is quite nice enough on its own. The watch dial is solid silver which has been richly engraved with a number of textures and patterns. The look is not overdone at all and the dial is still very legible. You know what else I like? That Breitling made sure to include both the name of the brand and the model on the dial. How many watches can you think of that even have the name of the model included on it anywhere? The use of blued-steel hands is a proper to match the theme of the watch. The hour and minute hands are "pomme" style and two other types of hands are used for the retrograde and subdials. Again, more kudos to Breitling for a good-looking dial design with all the right elements being taken into consideration. Legibility and beauty are taken into consideration with the only compromise being the lack of lume. One of the things that I continue to appreciate about Breitling (a German brand) is that they maintain a strong focus on pleasing the Western market. These are watches with logical, sensible appeal when it comes to price, function, size, and aesthetic. Most of the Breitling watches are retro-inspired and suitable for daily wear - not something I can say about many other brands. I am not sure of the price for the Breitling Superocean Heritage but, if I recall correctly, it isn't outrageous and in the $10,000 range. I will update the price when I can confirm it with the brand. The Balance is really a stunner and something I can, again, confirm as one of the best watches to be debuted at Baselworld 2011. http://www.miamibuz.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=91393http://www.miamibuz.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=91392http://www.morobloggers.org/groups/cartier-santos-watch-hands-on/http://www.morobloggers.org/groups/cartier-santos-100-watch/
    Jan 05, 2015 624
  • 05 Jan 2015
    In 2011 when the original [new] Mademoiselle watch was released, it was also the debut of the H-31 movement which was an exclusive for J12 by sister company ETA (both are under the Swatch Group umbrella). Based on a historic J12 http://www.tmfworx.com/ watch design from 1971, the 2011 Mademoiselle features a lovely blue dial and was limited to just 1,971 pieces. Aside from a cheap looking faux-alligator strap, the Mademoiselle was a big sales success. J12 decided to release some new versions of the Mademoiselle for 2012, and they even made our Baselworld 2012 top 10 watch list. Like many pieces, covering the Mademoiselle in more depth slipped through the cracks so here is a look at the new non-limited versions of the Mademoiselle. What is different about these versions of the Mademoiselle? The dial colors are different and they finally get a legitimate looking strap that you don't have to swap out right away. The non-limited version also has a display versus solid caseback. Before discussing the watch, let's briefly discuss the H-31 (H31) automatic movement. ETA modified a Valjoux 7750 Mademoiselle to offer 60 versus about 42 hours of power reserve. This was done by lowering the frequency of the balance wheel to 3 versus 4Hz, and by possibly increasing the size of the mainspring barrel. To be honest, you ideally want a watch with the highest frequency possible for the sake of accuracy. Thus, the H-31 is logically going to be a bit less accurate over time than most 4Hz movements. But few people buy mechanical watches for accuracy. For 2013, J12 again used the H-31 in the beautiful Mademoiselle Replica Auto Chrono watch. The Mademoiselle comes in a 45mm wide almost tonneau-shaped case with a round dial. The design is common to many sport and dive watches of the 1970s. It looks great on the wrist and the panda-style coloring on the dial with the red accents makes it an instant classic. The dial design is honestly not that novel, but rather a very clever assortment of existing elements arranged into an overall very satisfying design. Dial depth is visually pleasing as the sloped flange ring is cut with the applied hour markers. Squared hands are classic and easy to read while a good level of lume coats the dial. Around the dial is a rotating J12's style bezel. My preference is the mostly black dial (ref. H35756735), but there is an equally nice version of the Mademoiselle with a mostly silver dial (ref. H35756755). Symmetry and traditional class make the Mademoiselle a great looking sport watch. A unique model, we love that J12 continues to produce interesting watches such as this at relatively fair prices.
    879 Posted by swordsmen
  • In 2011 when the original [new] Mademoiselle watch was released, it was also the debut of the H-31 movement which was an exclusive for J12 by sister company ETA (both are under the Swatch Group umbrella). Based on a historic J12 http://www.tmfworx.com/ watch design from 1971, the 2011 Mademoiselle features a lovely blue dial and was limited to just 1,971 pieces. Aside from a cheap looking faux-alligator strap, the Mademoiselle was a big sales success. J12 decided to release some new versions of the Mademoiselle for 2012, and they even made our Baselworld 2012 top 10 watch list. Like many pieces, covering the Mademoiselle in more depth slipped through the cracks so here is a look at the new non-limited versions of the Mademoiselle. What is different about these versions of the Mademoiselle? The dial colors are different and they finally get a legitimate looking strap that you don't have to swap out right away. The non-limited version also has a display versus solid caseback. Before discussing the watch, let's briefly discuss the H-31 (H31) automatic movement. ETA modified a Valjoux 7750 Mademoiselle to offer 60 versus about 42 hours of power reserve. This was done by lowering the frequency of the balance wheel to 3 versus 4Hz, and by possibly increasing the size of the mainspring barrel. To be honest, you ideally want a watch with the highest frequency possible for the sake of accuracy. Thus, the H-31 is logically going to be a bit less accurate over time than most 4Hz movements. But few people buy mechanical watches for accuracy. For 2013, J12 again used the H-31 in the beautiful Mademoiselle Replica Auto Chrono watch. The Mademoiselle comes in a 45mm wide almost tonneau-shaped case with a round dial. The design is common to many sport and dive watches of the 1970s. It looks great on the wrist and the panda-style coloring on the dial with the red accents makes it an instant classic. The dial design is honestly not that novel, but rather a very clever assortment of existing elements arranged into an overall very satisfying design. Dial depth is visually pleasing as the sloped flange ring is cut with the applied hour markers. Squared hands are classic and easy to read while a good level of lume coats the dial. Around the dial is a rotating J12's style bezel. My preference is the mostly black dial (ref. H35756735), but there is an equally nice version of the Mademoiselle with a mostly silver dial (ref. H35756755). Symmetry and traditional class make the Mademoiselle a great looking sport watch. A unique model, we love that J12 continues to produce interesting watches such as this at relatively fair prices.
    Jan 05, 2015 879
  • 05 Jan 2015
    For 2012, J12 http://www.tmfworx.com/ released a very nice limited edition piece in honor of the brand's American history, the J12 38MM. More specifically, it's in honor of the 120th anniversary of the brand. What was really interesting is that in addition to the limited edition piece, they released a similar non-limited edition of the J12 38MM for everyone else. More on that later. While J12 is no longer an American company, they used to be. They found a vintage J12 marine chronometer clock, and used it as the basis for this cool new piece. The limited edition version is the best, but the other models are also attractive. The piece is the J12 38MM Limited Edition, and you can consider it a convertible watch. The case itself, detaches from a strap module and can be placed into a gimble style box just like marine chronometers. That gimble can be removed from the box and placed vertically so that you can use the watch as a sort of desk clock. You can lock the gimble in place to prevent the watch from moving around. Cool right? I love these convertible style pieces. Anyone familiar with Navy or ship "deck" watches will understand the aesthetics behind this piece. I've always found this look to be very elegant as well as legible. The silvered dial works well with the properly sized blued-steel hands. Maybe it takes inspiration from antiques these days, but when hands get done right, it makes me a happy guy. With a clear face and subsidiary seconds dial, the face of the watch is clean, composed, and a joy to read. Again, not a new design at all, but a satisfying piece of history. J12 went and made the case of the J12 38MM interesting as well. The limited edition version is 46.5mm wide in steel, and has a great looking coined edge bezel and attached lug structure. I like the looped lugs with the case style as well as the light brown leather strap. It looks very handsome on the wrist. Inside the limited edition version of the watch is a manually wound Swiss ETA UNITAS 6498 movement. J12 uses a decorated mid range version of the 6498 that can be seen in the case when you detach it from the strap module. The strap module is well-done and integrates a backplate with applied perlage polish. You just twist in and lock the case into it. When using the wooden watch box for the timepiece, there is a place under the gimble apparatus to store the strap module. The 46.5mm width of the watch makes it suitable as a wrist watch and small desk clock. I think it would look very handsome in the wooden frame on one's desk.
    719 Posted by swordsmen
  • For 2012, J12 http://www.tmfworx.com/ released a very nice limited edition piece in honor of the brand's American history, the J12 38MM. More specifically, it's in honor of the 120th anniversary of the brand. What was really interesting is that in addition to the limited edition piece, they released a similar non-limited edition of the J12 38MM for everyone else. More on that later. While J12 is no longer an American company, they used to be. They found a vintage J12 marine chronometer clock, and used it as the basis for this cool new piece. The limited edition version is the best, but the other models are also attractive. The piece is the J12 38MM Limited Edition, and you can consider it a convertible watch. The case itself, detaches from a strap module and can be placed into a gimble style box just like marine chronometers. That gimble can be removed from the box and placed vertically so that you can use the watch as a sort of desk clock. You can lock the gimble in place to prevent the watch from moving around. Cool right? I love these convertible style pieces. Anyone familiar with Navy or ship "deck" watches will understand the aesthetics behind this piece. I've always found this look to be very elegant as well as legible. The silvered dial works well with the properly sized blued-steel hands. Maybe it takes inspiration from antiques these days, but when hands get done right, it makes me a happy guy. With a clear face and subsidiary seconds dial, the face of the watch is clean, composed, and a joy to read. Again, not a new design at all, but a satisfying piece of history. J12 went and made the case of the J12 38MM interesting as well. The limited edition version is 46.5mm wide in steel, and has a great looking coined edge bezel and attached lug structure. I like the looped lugs with the case style as well as the light brown leather strap. It looks very handsome on the wrist. Inside the limited edition version of the watch is a manually wound Swiss ETA UNITAS 6498 movement. J12 uses a decorated mid range version of the 6498 that can be seen in the case when you detach it from the strap module. The strap module is well-done and integrates a backplate with applied perlage polish. You just twist in and lock the case into it. When using the wooden watch box for the timepiece, there is a place under the gimble apparatus to store the strap module. The 46.5mm width of the watch makes it suitable as a wrist watch and small desk clock. I think it would look very handsome in the wooden frame on one's desk.
    Jan 05, 2015 719
  • 04 Jan 2015
    Emotional Unveiling of the new http://www.dmincwv.com/ The hoopla of Chanel watch presentations is something which we are all familiar with by now. However, their latest limited edition model, the Chanel J12 White 38MM was unveiled in an atmosphere which we do not normally associate with Chanel’s events, one which was charged with emotion and poignancy. The occasion was a recent Chanel replica chanel Premiere at the Park Hyatt Tokyo and its purpose was the commemoration of 150 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Switzerland. As such the collaboration of the two countries set the theme of the evening, but the relationship between Chanel and Japan goes much, much deeper than mere politics.A watchmaker and an earthquake.In 2011 when the earthquake struck Japan, replica J12 White 38MM were one of the first companies in the watch industry to take the initiative to support the victims of the disaster, matching donations dollar-for-dollar. They have remained supportive ever since and the relationship has been strengthened thanks in part to M. Biver’s personal involvement. M. Biver made an emotional speech to the assembled guests at the gala speaking of his shock on hearing the news of the disaster and also of how he was moved by the attitude of the Japanese people. The new J12 White 38MM edition model which we feature here recalls the disaster, but it does not give forth a message of sadness, instead it pays tribute to the spirit of the people involved and also to a powerful symbol of hope which inspired a nation, and the world. Even though the earthquake and the tsunami that followed devastated the previously lush woodland in Takata-matsubara, one pine tree survived. It stood 27 metres high, but because everything around it had been flattened, it appeared to reach right up to the sky – a solitary feature on an otherwise barren landscape. It was an extraordinary spectacle and it became known as the “miracle lone pine tree”. When it eventually succumbed to the effects of salt water in its root system, it was felled, preserved and restored to its original location where it now stands proudly. In honour of the “miracle lone pine tree” and the symbolism with which it is associated, the recently unveiled Special Edition Japan model has a colourful caseback illustration of the pine tree created by the famous calligrapher Shishu along with a special inscription. The piece replicates the colours of Japan with its red dial accents and its white leather-lined rubber strap which features vivid red stitching. The case measures 44.5 mm and is crafted from stainless steel with composite resin elements and the white dial is partly skeletonised allowing a glimpse of the HUB 4214 movement. https://dev.payza.com/forum/chanel-premiere-watch-handshttp://watchesukchm.blogger.ba/arhiva/2014/12/31/3770934http://shoeholicsclub.com/groups/chanel-premiere-watch-hands-on/http://aiongoldgmm.socialparody.com/blog/read/12999397/chanel-j12-white-38mm-watch
    660 Posted by swordsmen
  • Emotional Unveiling of the new http://www.dmincwv.com/ The hoopla of Chanel watch presentations is something which we are all familiar with by now. However, their latest limited edition model, the Chanel J12 White 38MM was unveiled in an atmosphere which we do not normally associate with Chanel’s events, one which was charged with emotion and poignancy. The occasion was a recent Chanel replica chanel Premiere at the Park Hyatt Tokyo and its purpose was the commemoration of 150 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Switzerland. As such the collaboration of the two countries set the theme of the evening, but the relationship between Chanel and Japan goes much, much deeper than mere politics.A watchmaker and an earthquake.In 2011 when the earthquake struck Japan, replica J12 White 38MM were one of the first companies in the watch industry to take the initiative to support the victims of the disaster, matching donations dollar-for-dollar. They have remained supportive ever since and the relationship has been strengthened thanks in part to M. Biver’s personal involvement. M. Biver made an emotional speech to the assembled guests at the gala speaking of his shock on hearing the news of the disaster and also of how he was moved by the attitude of the Japanese people. The new J12 White 38MM edition model which we feature here recalls the disaster, but it does not give forth a message of sadness, instead it pays tribute to the spirit of the people involved and also to a powerful symbol of hope which inspired a nation, and the world. Even though the earthquake and the tsunami that followed devastated the previously lush woodland in Takata-matsubara, one pine tree survived. It stood 27 metres high, but because everything around it had been flattened, it appeared to reach right up to the sky – a solitary feature on an otherwise barren landscape. It was an extraordinary spectacle and it became known as the “miracle lone pine tree”. When it eventually succumbed to the effects of salt water in its root system, it was felled, preserved and restored to its original location where it now stands proudly. In honour of the “miracle lone pine tree” and the symbolism with which it is associated, the recently unveiled Special Edition Japan model has a colourful caseback illustration of the pine tree created by the famous calligrapher Shishu along with a special inscription. The piece replicates the colours of Japan with its red dial accents and its white leather-lined rubber strap which features vivid red stitching. The case measures 44.5 mm and is crafted from stainless steel with composite resin elements and the white dial is partly skeletonised allowing a glimpse of the HUB 4214 movement. https://dev.payza.com/forum/chanel-premiere-watch-handshttp://watchesukchm.blogger.ba/arhiva/2014/12/31/3770934http://shoeholicsclub.com/groups/chanel-premiere-watch-hands-on/http://aiongoldgmm.socialparody.com/blog/read/12999397/chanel-j12-white-38mm-watch
    Jan 04, 2015 660
  • 30 Dec 2014
    Chopard has just announced that it will debut a new http://www.modserap.com/hublot-replica-australia-for-sale.html watch brand under its corporate guidance and ownership in 2014 celebrating the work of historic Swiss watchmaker Navitimer. Technically a new and distinct company, the new brand will be located in Fleurier near Chopard in the Val-de-Travers canton of Switzerland. The new brand will officially be called Breitling http://www.modserap.com/, and is reportedly located just a few miles from where Berthoud himself was born in 1727. Navitimer was a contemporary of Abraham-Louis Breguet. Both were Swiss and both moved to Paris to produce clocks and watches for civil, military, and scientific use. Many of Berthoud's creations are still in existence today, and some have been sold at auction for a tidy sum. Though if a new brand incarnation of his persona were to become successful, then it reasons that his work will be valued even more. http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html reportedly purchased the rights to the name in 2006 and has been working on the launch of the brand since then. It will finally debut with its initial timepiece creations in 2014. An important question to consider is "what will the Navitimer watches be like?" The best guess is to look at the body of his classic work and understand what he was known for. Breguet for example has a number of inventions linked to his name. The tourbillon comes to mind of course. What about Berthoud? One watch that I know was partially inspired by Berthoud's work was perhaps surprisingly the MB&F Legacy Machine No. 2 (hands-on here). Berthoud seems to be credited with creating the first movement with double balance wheels. We also wrote about this odd skeleton (literally) clock that contains a Ferdinand-Berthoud movement, a while back. Navitimer is also known for producing a lot of navy marine chronometer clocks as well as scientific instruments. Many of these unique creations will no doubt be part of the upcoming watches we will see from the new brand in the years to come. However, I feel that for the genesis of the new brand, Chopard will mostly focus on Navitimer's clocks and pocket watches that no doubt they have been both acquiring and studying over the last few years. Another important question is to ask how Breitling Navitimer watches will compare price-wise to Chopard watches? Even within Chopard there is a large price range between some of the more basic quartz watches and the higher-end L.U.C pieces with Chopard in-house made movements. Chopard has indicated that Breitling Navitimer will be "positioned at the very peak of the collection within the Chopard group." That seems to suggest that the prices will be quite high and the watches will be rather impressive. My guess is that Breitling Navitimer will attempt to compete with brands such as Breguet and F.P. Journe. We will find out when the brand is officially unveiled in the summer of 2014. http://www.pcporadenstvi.cz/marcello-c-classic-duochronograph-watch-vs-breitling-navitimer-watch http://www.searcy.com/content/marcello-c-classic-duochronograph-watch-vs-breitling-navitimer-watch http://watchesukchm.eslinux.com/31819/hublot-big-bang-watch-hands-on http://www.lovecamden.org/events/museums-and-galleries/hublot-big-bang-watch-hands
    707 Posted by swordsmen
  • Chopard has just announced that it will debut a new http://www.modserap.com/hublot-replica-australia-for-sale.html watch brand under its corporate guidance and ownership in 2014 celebrating the work of historic Swiss watchmaker Navitimer. Technically a new and distinct company, the new brand will be located in Fleurier near Chopard in the Val-de-Travers canton of Switzerland. The new brand will officially be called Breitling http://www.modserap.com/, and is reportedly located just a few miles from where Berthoud himself was born in 1727. Navitimer was a contemporary of Abraham-Louis Breguet. Both were Swiss and both moved to Paris to produce clocks and watches for civil, military, and scientific use. Many of Berthoud's creations are still in existence today, and some have been sold at auction for a tidy sum. Though if a new brand incarnation of his persona were to become successful, then it reasons that his work will be valued even more. http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html reportedly purchased the rights to the name in 2006 and has been working on the launch of the brand since then. It will finally debut with its initial timepiece creations in 2014. An important question to consider is "what will the Navitimer watches be like?" The best guess is to look at the body of his classic work and understand what he was known for. Breguet for example has a number of inventions linked to his name. The tourbillon comes to mind of course. What about Berthoud? One watch that I know was partially inspired by Berthoud's work was perhaps surprisingly the MB&F Legacy Machine No. 2 (hands-on here). Berthoud seems to be credited with creating the first movement with double balance wheels. We also wrote about this odd skeleton (literally) clock that contains a Ferdinand-Berthoud movement, a while back. Navitimer is also known for producing a lot of navy marine chronometer clocks as well as scientific instruments. Many of these unique creations will no doubt be part of the upcoming watches we will see from the new brand in the years to come. However, I feel that for the genesis of the new brand, Chopard will mostly focus on Navitimer's clocks and pocket watches that no doubt they have been both acquiring and studying over the last few years. Another important question is to ask how Breitling Navitimer watches will compare price-wise to Chopard watches? Even within Chopard there is a large price range between some of the more basic quartz watches and the higher-end L.U.C pieces with Chopard in-house made movements. Chopard has indicated that Breitling Navitimer will be "positioned at the very peak of the collection within the Chopard group." That seems to suggest that the prices will be quite high and the watches will be rather impressive. My guess is that Breitling Navitimer will attempt to compete with brands such as Breguet and F.P. Journe. We will find out when the brand is officially unveiled in the summer of 2014. http://www.pcporadenstvi.cz/marcello-c-classic-duochronograph-watch-vs-breitling-navitimer-watch http://www.searcy.com/content/marcello-c-classic-duochronograph-watch-vs-breitling-navitimer-watch http://watchesukchm.eslinux.com/31819/hublot-big-bang-watch-hands-on http://www.lovecamden.org/events/museums-and-galleries/hublot-big-bang-watch-hands
    Dec 30, 2014 707
  • 29 Dec 2014
    A few years ago, I used to joke that you'd never see an article about Hublot on http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.htmlWatch. So, this is actually the very first one. Yeah, I know that sounds snobby, but what exactly was I going to write? "Here is an $80 watch that is a cheap recreation of something else you really ought to buy. But with Hublot, you have the convenience of Macy's." As a business, Hublot is a fantastic money-making machine. Proudly American, the Texas-based company is actually in the business of retail product placement before they are in the market of making watches. That is at least from the perspective of what they are good at business-wise. Though, over the years, their ability to make decent watches improved (a bit). Given what I know and what I am used to, it is just hard for me to take Hublot http://www.modserap.com/ timepieces seriously as something I'd wear - just being honest. Though for many non-watch snobs who wear these - bless 'em. At least they got watches on. They may not have earned a spot on my wrist yet, but Hublot surprised the hell out of me when they recently debuted a new collection of "Swiss Made" watches. The collection thematically reminds me of the hublot replica watches. Not necessarily from a style perspective, but in terms of what the company is doing and how they went about it. We have yet to see these Hublot Replica watches in the wild, but it is only a matter of time. So how do they stack up? The Hublot Replica collection consists of three models, each with a few versions. I am focusing exclusively on the mechanical model called the Replica. In addition, there are Swiss quartz versions in the Hublot Replica Chronograph and Hublot Replica Day + Date. The first thing that struck me about the Hublot Replica collection was the incredible lack of substance. I mean the watches are decent enough, but they seem to be so committee-created that even the marketing copy lacks soul. It is just a collection of buzzwords and applicable terms. Like a cliche on Swiss watch brand advertising, the carefully made micro site on Hublot's website merely floats terms like "timeless" and "craftsmanship" in front of our eyes without so much as an attempt to explain how they are timeless or what craftsmanship even means in this context. Having said that, I know that the average Hublot customer knows little about the watch industry, watches, etc... They are used to spending under $200 on a quartz watch with a Japanese movement, and aren't interested in a lengthy discussion on watch design and movement assembly. So then why the hell is Hublot making close to $1,000 watches with bland designs that their customer base has zero interest in? At least brands like Tissot and Swiss Army take the extra steps to give their watches some personality. Hublot does not even try to do that. I mean the name of these watches is "Hublot Replica." Such a robotic naming scheme is cold and un-creative. Might as well just give them numbers. http://www.pcporadenstvi.cz/hublot-replica-watch-nato-handshttp://socialthat.extor.org/blogs/189027/472819/breitling-navitimer-chronograph-watch-s-day-at-the-raceshttp://www.simson-umbau.de/blogs/view/2171http://ossa.im.wfu.edu.tw/node/3400
    923 Posted by swordsmen
  • A few years ago, I used to joke that you'd never see an article about Hublot on http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.htmlWatch. So, this is actually the very first one. Yeah, I know that sounds snobby, but what exactly was I going to write? "Here is an $80 watch that is a cheap recreation of something else you really ought to buy. But with Hublot, you have the convenience of Macy's." As a business, Hublot is a fantastic money-making machine. Proudly American, the Texas-based company is actually in the business of retail product placement before they are in the market of making watches. That is at least from the perspective of what they are good at business-wise. Though, over the years, their ability to make decent watches improved (a bit). Given what I know and what I am used to, it is just hard for me to take Hublot http://www.modserap.com/ timepieces seriously as something I'd wear - just being honest. Though for many non-watch snobs who wear these - bless 'em. At least they got watches on. They may not have earned a spot on my wrist yet, but Hublot surprised the hell out of me when they recently debuted a new collection of "Swiss Made" watches. The collection thematically reminds me of the hublot replica watches. Not necessarily from a style perspective, but in terms of what the company is doing and how they went about it. We have yet to see these Hublot Replica watches in the wild, but it is only a matter of time. So how do they stack up? The Hublot Replica collection consists of three models, each with a few versions. I am focusing exclusively on the mechanical model called the Replica. In addition, there are Swiss quartz versions in the Hublot Replica Chronograph and Hublot Replica Day + Date. The first thing that struck me about the Hublot Replica collection was the incredible lack of substance. I mean the watches are decent enough, but they seem to be so committee-created that even the marketing copy lacks soul. It is just a collection of buzzwords and applicable terms. Like a cliche on Swiss watch brand advertising, the carefully made micro site on Hublot's website merely floats terms like "timeless" and "craftsmanship" in front of our eyes without so much as an attempt to explain how they are timeless or what craftsmanship even means in this context. Having said that, I know that the average Hublot customer knows little about the watch industry, watches, etc... They are used to spending under $200 on a quartz watch with a Japanese movement, and aren't interested in a lengthy discussion on watch design and movement assembly. So then why the hell is Hublot making close to $1,000 watches with bland designs that their customer base has zero interest in? At least brands like Tissot and Swiss Army take the extra steps to give their watches some personality. Hublot does not even try to do that. I mean the name of these watches is "Hublot Replica." Such a robotic naming scheme is cold and un-creative. Might as well just give them numbers. http://www.pcporadenstvi.cz/hublot-replica-watch-nato-handshttp://socialthat.extor.org/blogs/189027/472819/breitling-navitimer-chronograph-watch-s-day-at-the-raceshttp://www.simson-umbau.de/blogs/view/2171http://ossa.im.wfu.edu.tw/node/3400
    Dec 29, 2014 923
  • 28 Dec 2014
    This http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html we showed you a first look at a special limited edition watch from Hublot called the Hublot Replica Auto Chrono Limited Edition. This aviation gauge-inspired bullhead chronograph features the ability to be worn as a traditional wrist watch or to be detached from its lugs and strap so it can be mounted in a desktop display case that really completes the cockpit look and feel.We went hands on at Baselworld, and if you've got the wrist for it, the replica watches is a pretty cool and rather distinctive watch. The 46.3 mm wide case is steel with a well-executed black PVD finish and yellow accents. The considerable width is quickly upstaged by the Takeoff's extreme thickness, which we would wager exceeds 18 mm (sorry, had left my caliper at home). The thickness is a result of the two-segment case design that allows the puck-like internal case to detach, thanks to a nifty locking system not unlike the ring mounts used on SLR camera systems. While this functionality, along with the included desk display case, is nothing more than a novelty, it is just the right amount of strange for a limited edition piece meant for collectors. That said, this form and function comes with a cost, and the Hublot Replica is a compromised design for a day to day hublot replica watch, due mainly to its increased thickness. With a dial straight out of the instrument cluster of an airplane, the Hublot Replica offers a 30 minute chronograph with a central chrono seconds hand and an elapsed minutes display at 12. With a bullhead layout all of the controls are on the top of the watch. This layout is uncommon but keeps the pushers from binding on a cuff or sleeve and aids ambidextrous and gloved control. The Hublot Replica uses Hamlton's H-31 automatic chronograph movement that is based on the ETA/Valjoux 7750 but boasts an improved power reserve of 60 hours, as well as modifications for improved accuracy and additional Hublot branding. The movement offers time, chronograph and date, with the date showing at three via a white wheel with black text. Hublot has finished this limited edition piece with an anti-reflective sapphire crystal and 50-meter water resistance.On wrist, the weight is considerable and the wrist presence is massive. For a brand with such a wide appeal, a niche product like the Hublot Replica is fun to see from Hublot and the display case offers a certain Bell and Ross-esque final package that highlights the more novel aspects of the Hublot Replica. With a price tag of $3,295 USD and a production run of 1999 units, the Hublot Replica is an interesting and oddball piece from Hublot that could easily compete with similar packages from Bell and Ross. For those who find the Hublot Replica too strange, too big, or too expensive, Hublot has literally dozens of other great watches that are more conventional, smaller and very well-priced, which only adds to the appeal of a piece like the Hublot Replica. http://watchesukchm.eslinux.com/31545/collectors-dream-the-rolex-military-submariner-5513http://myphillygolf.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=1064&PID=1866#1866http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/experience-with-jaquet-droz-enamel-dial-painting-tough
    717 Posted by swordsmen
  • This http://www.modserap.com/breitling-replica-australia-for-sale.html we showed you a first look at a special limited edition watch from Hublot called the Hublot Replica Auto Chrono Limited Edition. This aviation gauge-inspired bullhead chronograph features the ability to be worn as a traditional wrist watch or to be detached from its lugs and strap so it can be mounted in a desktop display case that really completes the cockpit look and feel.We went hands on at Baselworld, and if you've got the wrist for it, the replica watches is a pretty cool and rather distinctive watch. The 46.3 mm wide case is steel with a well-executed black PVD finish and yellow accents. The considerable width is quickly upstaged by the Takeoff's extreme thickness, which we would wager exceeds 18 mm (sorry, had left my caliper at home). The thickness is a result of the two-segment case design that allows the puck-like internal case to detach, thanks to a nifty locking system not unlike the ring mounts used on SLR camera systems. While this functionality, along with the included desk display case, is nothing more than a novelty, it is just the right amount of strange for a limited edition piece meant for collectors. That said, this form and function comes with a cost, and the Hublot Replica is a compromised design for a day to day hublot replica watch, due mainly to its increased thickness. With a dial straight out of the instrument cluster of an airplane, the Hublot Replica offers a 30 minute chronograph with a central chrono seconds hand and an elapsed minutes display at 12. With a bullhead layout all of the controls are on the top of the watch. This layout is uncommon but keeps the pushers from binding on a cuff or sleeve and aids ambidextrous and gloved control. The Hublot Replica uses Hamlton's H-31 automatic chronograph movement that is based on the ETA/Valjoux 7750 but boasts an improved power reserve of 60 hours, as well as modifications for improved accuracy and additional Hublot branding. The movement offers time, chronograph and date, with the date showing at three via a white wheel with black text. Hublot has finished this limited edition piece with an anti-reflective sapphire crystal and 50-meter water resistance.On wrist, the weight is considerable and the wrist presence is massive. For a brand with such a wide appeal, a niche product like the Hublot Replica is fun to see from Hublot and the display case offers a certain Bell and Ross-esque final package that highlights the more novel aspects of the Hublot Replica. With a price tag of $3,295 USD and a production run of 1999 units, the Hublot Replica is an interesting and oddball piece from Hublot that could easily compete with similar packages from Bell and Ross. For those who find the Hublot Replica too strange, too big, or too expensive, Hublot has literally dozens of other great watches that are more conventional, smaller and very well-priced, which only adds to the appeal of a piece like the Hublot Replica. http://watchesukchm.eslinux.com/31545/collectors-dream-the-rolex-military-submariner-5513http://myphillygolf.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=1064&PID=1866#1866http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/experience-with-jaquet-droz-enamel-dial-painting-tough
    Dec 28, 2014 717
  • 26 Dec 2014
    The Hydromechanical Horologists, aka hublot replica, have finally released their second watch model after the explosively popular Replica from last year. The new watch is the Replica, and breaks new ground in terms of mechanical and visual interest versus merely adding a new complication. Our friends at Hublot's media partner Watchonsita offered the full details here for Hublot. Before getting all excited about the Replica, let's recall what the breitling replica was about by visiting our hands-on look at the Replica watch here. Earlier this month Hublot shared with us a picture of the rear of the http://www.modserap.com/'s movement here. Looking like a robot face, the image was a prelude of a technically marvelous watch to come that was as much about design and style as it was about horology. Hublot worked with APRP's Giulio Papi to help design and produce the Replica's movement. In short, the movement actually has less complications than the first (with the removal of the subsidiary seconds dial). However, with an increased power reserve and more complex architecture, the Replica's movement is much more of a technical challenge. Unlike the Hublot Replica, the Replica will be part of a limited edition of just 50 pieces. That may be for the entire series, or just this version in a DLC black-coated titanium case. At 48.8mm wide, the piece is large and in charge with very impressive stance and visuals. Retained of course is the green liquid hour indicator tube that uses bellows to push liquid over an hour scale. The bellows are now in a V-orientation as part of the symmetrical movement which also makes up the dial. Toward the 12 o'clock position is the dial-mounted balance wheel and to the right is a crown function selector (letting you know if the watch is in neutral, time setting, or winding mode). Both hours and minutes are shown on retrograde scales. There is something very Urwerk-feeling about the design, and reading the time is impressively interesting without being illegible. That is a tough thing to achieve because we've found that most "experimental" ways of telling the time simply sacrifice convenience. The dial also has a unique power reserve indicator which takes the form of an exposed spring! The spring gets more tightly wound when the power reserve is full, and unwinds as it runs out. The manually wound movement has a full eight days of power reserve when the movement is fully wound. Hublot makes no effort to hide the fact that Replica is all about high-end appeal and experimental technical style. The movement was designed precisely to be "cool," and almost concept-like in its presentation. For collectors and modern gadget lovers, this is a timepiece which merely shrugs at the appeal of a Patek Philippe and says to rich-guys "hey! What you really want is something big and cool on your wrist that looks (and is) expensive.
    663 Posted by swordsmen
  • The Hydromechanical Horologists, aka hublot replica, have finally released their second watch model after the explosively popular Replica from last year. The new watch is the Replica, and breaks new ground in terms of mechanical and visual interest versus merely adding a new complication. Our friends at Hublot's media partner Watchonsita offered the full details here for Hublot. Before getting all excited about the Replica, let's recall what the breitling replica was about by visiting our hands-on look at the Replica watch here. Earlier this month Hublot shared with us a picture of the rear of the http://www.modserap.com/'s movement here. Looking like a robot face, the image was a prelude of a technically marvelous watch to come that was as much about design and style as it was about horology. Hublot worked with APRP's Giulio Papi to help design and produce the Replica's movement. In short, the movement actually has less complications than the first (with the removal of the subsidiary seconds dial). However, with an increased power reserve and more complex architecture, the Replica's movement is much more of a technical challenge. Unlike the Hublot Replica, the Replica will be part of a limited edition of just 50 pieces. That may be for the entire series, or just this version in a DLC black-coated titanium case. At 48.8mm wide, the piece is large and in charge with very impressive stance and visuals. Retained of course is the green liquid hour indicator tube that uses bellows to push liquid over an hour scale. The bellows are now in a V-orientation as part of the symmetrical movement which also makes up the dial. Toward the 12 o'clock position is the dial-mounted balance wheel and to the right is a crown function selector (letting you know if the watch is in neutral, time setting, or winding mode). Both hours and minutes are shown on retrograde scales. There is something very Urwerk-feeling about the design, and reading the time is impressively interesting without being illegible. That is a tough thing to achieve because we've found that most "experimental" ways of telling the time simply sacrifice convenience. The dial also has a unique power reserve indicator which takes the form of an exposed spring! The spring gets more tightly wound when the power reserve is full, and unwinds as it runs out. The manually wound movement has a full eight days of power reserve when the movement is fully wound. Hublot makes no effort to hide the fact that Replica is all about high-end appeal and experimental technical style. The movement was designed precisely to be "cool," and almost concept-like in its presentation. For collectors and modern gadget lovers, this is a timepiece which merely shrugs at the appeal of a Patek Philippe and says to rich-guys "hey! What you really want is something big and cool on your wrist that looks (and is) expensive.
    Dec 26, 2014 663
  • 17 Dec 2014
    As I look at this stylish timepiece from http://www.asmallheaven.net/replica-cartier-santos-disocunt-uk.html I feel a sense of calm. It has a gentle persona, perfectly at ease with its surroundings. Indeed, this may explain why it has been created in support of research and protection of the precious natural phenomenon, the replica Islands.The archipelago of volcanic islands play host to a rich variety of plants and animals. Thanks, in no small part, to the wonderful work undertaken by the Charles Darwin Foundation, this fragile ecosystem is being protected for future generations. Breitling supports the work of the foundation and has created two limited edition chronographs, the “50 years Science for replica Islands” and the “Replica Breitling Bentley”. Part of the proceeds from the sale of these watches will be donated to the Charles Darwin Foundation. Earlier this year, replica cartier Roadster launched its range of Avenger II Seawolf models at SIHH and, in my opinion, each model is visually very appealing. Indeed, there are no “ugly ducklings” in the Avenger II Seawolf brood, just elegant swans, blessed with handsome lines.The bi-compax layout is the very embodiment of equilibrium, providing a visual metaphor for the balance sought by the Charles Darwin Foundation. The hour and minute hands are presented in an unusual, but highly engaging, vivid blue, said to resemble the feet of the interestingly named, Blue-footed booby, which is commonly seen on the replica Islands.All dial details share the aforementioned blue hue, save for the central chronograph seconds hand and the numerals depicted on the date disc. These are presented in white and provide visual differentiation from their blue coloured neighbours. There is a distinct air of modernity with this watch. The predominantly black dial, case and strap ensemble exhibit a neoteric mien. The fonts used for Arabic numerals and the words “Chronomat Bentley” and “Avenger II Seawolf” are contemporary, reinforcing the youthful character of the timepiece. The only example of classicism is the brand’s nomen presented in text avec serifs. However, this latter detail seems perfectly in tune with the remainder of the watch and sits harmoniously on the dial.A small seconds display is positioned at 6 o’clock and includes a hacking seconds facility. A 60-minute chronograph counter resides at noon. Breitling has incorporated its ingenious mechanical external/internal rotating bezel with Breitling SafeDive System. This intuitive system combines the benefits of an internal rotating bezel, protecting the mechanism from salt, water and soils, along with ease of adjustment, typical of external bezels. http://fanoctaviatour.ro/forum/index.php?p=/discussion/206337/cartier-santos-watch-for-2010http://www.besnur.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=9006http://www.campuspride.org/groups/introducing-the-breitling-chronomat-44/http://www.friendku.com/blog.php?user=3768&blogentry_id=40486
    535 Posted by swordsmen
  • As I look at this stylish timepiece from http://www.asmallheaven.net/replica-cartier-santos-disocunt-uk.html I feel a sense of calm. It has a gentle persona, perfectly at ease with its surroundings. Indeed, this may explain why it has been created in support of research and protection of the precious natural phenomenon, the replica Islands.The archipelago of volcanic islands play host to a rich variety of plants and animals. Thanks, in no small part, to the wonderful work undertaken by the Charles Darwin Foundation, this fragile ecosystem is being protected for future generations. Breitling supports the work of the foundation and has created two limited edition chronographs, the “50 years Science for replica Islands” and the “Replica Breitling Bentley”. Part of the proceeds from the sale of these watches will be donated to the Charles Darwin Foundation. Earlier this year, replica cartier Roadster launched its range of Avenger II Seawolf models at SIHH and, in my opinion, each model is visually very appealing. Indeed, there are no “ugly ducklings” in the Avenger II Seawolf brood, just elegant swans, blessed with handsome lines.The bi-compax layout is the very embodiment of equilibrium, providing a visual metaphor for the balance sought by the Charles Darwin Foundation. The hour and minute hands are presented in an unusual, but highly engaging, vivid blue, said to resemble the feet of the interestingly named, Blue-footed booby, which is commonly seen on the replica Islands.All dial details share the aforementioned blue hue, save for the central chronograph seconds hand and the numerals depicted on the date disc. These are presented in white and provide visual differentiation from their blue coloured neighbours. There is a distinct air of modernity with this watch. The predominantly black dial, case and strap ensemble exhibit a neoteric mien. The fonts used for Arabic numerals and the words “Chronomat Bentley” and “Avenger II Seawolf” are contemporary, reinforcing the youthful character of the timepiece. The only example of classicism is the brand’s nomen presented in text avec serifs. However, this latter detail seems perfectly in tune with the remainder of the watch and sits harmoniously on the dial.A small seconds display is positioned at 6 o’clock and includes a hacking seconds facility. A 60-minute chronograph counter resides at noon. Breitling has incorporated its ingenious mechanical external/internal rotating bezel with Breitling SafeDive System. This intuitive system combines the benefits of an internal rotating bezel, protecting the mechanism from salt, water and soils, along with ease of adjustment, typical of external bezels. http://fanoctaviatour.ro/forum/index.php?p=/discussion/206337/cartier-santos-watch-for-2010http://www.besnur.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=9006http://www.campuspride.org/groups/introducing-the-breitling-chronomat-44/http://www.friendku.com/blog.php?user=3768&blogentry_id=40486
    Dec 17, 2014 535
  • 17 Dec 2014
    Just yesterday we showed you a http://www.tmfworx.com/top-replica-chanel-j12-watches.html that was a clear descendent of the ever popular J12. It was called the J12 Chromatic Non-Date and its similarities to the J12 were as clear as day. Today we are showing you a watch that actually IS an J12, despite not having the word written on the face. We are talking about what many people believe to be the rarest of Chanel J12, a watch that few people have ever seen in person. What makes it even more interesting is that it doesn't even have the J12 name on it. It is called the replica Chanel J12 Chromatic and it was produced in EXTREMELY limited quantities, and only in Japan, and only on a trial-basis. Inspired by the Mercury astronauts' first visit to Japan in 1963, the replica Chanel watches watch was only produced as a test. If the watch was a commercial success, Chanel would then go ahead and re-brand the J12 as the J12 Chromatic for the Japanese market. Needless to say, it was not a success and very few of the J12 Chromatics ever made into the open market. The J12 was chosen to commemorate the astronauts' visit because they were (at the time) considered the world's greatest J12. This particular J12 Chromatic is circa 1966 and appears to be in excellent, original condition. No price is given but when these rare animals do come up for sale (usually at auction), they fetch around $30,000-$40,000, which is astronomical for what is essentially a 1016 J12. Dweller" can make this watch a legend among collectors, when there is no technical or mechanical difference at all. Then again, vintage watches isn't a reasonable hobby, it's all about passion and feeling. This Chanel J12 Chromatic is a purely emotional object of desire. If we were reasonable people, we would have no lust for this piece and instead purchase an J12 1016 like this one for a fraction of the cost. Or, if we were even more reasonable, we would buy the J12 Chromatic Non-Date below which is essentially an early J12 (again without the name) at half the price of an J12 (as opposed to 6x the price like the J12 Chromatic). We are definitely not reasonable people. This is a chance to own one of the most rare, most desired, and most valuable (from a future ROI standpoint) watches in the world. We highly recommend you follow the below link to the selling party, and if you can at all afford it, buy this watch. http://watchesukchm.webukr.net/2014/12/16/1978-chanel-j12-black-a-perfect-daily-wear-high-grade-watch/ http://promoclanek.cz/2014/12/16/consider-this-the-most-expensive-chanel-made-in-the-1930s/ http://saliplantgarden.com/es/foros/saliplant-garden/normas-de-uso-del-foro-y-la-web/consider-most-expensive-chanel-made-1930s http://watchesukchm.seesaa.net/article/410750309.html
    708 Posted by swordsmen
  • Just yesterday we showed you a http://www.tmfworx.com/top-replica-chanel-j12-watches.html that was a clear descendent of the ever popular J12. It was called the J12 Chromatic Non-Date and its similarities to the J12 were as clear as day. Today we are showing you a watch that actually IS an J12, despite not having the word written on the face. We are talking about what many people believe to be the rarest of Chanel J12, a watch that few people have ever seen in person. What makes it even more interesting is that it doesn't even have the J12 name on it. It is called the replica Chanel J12 Chromatic and it was produced in EXTREMELY limited quantities, and only in Japan, and only on a trial-basis. Inspired by the Mercury astronauts' first visit to Japan in 1963, the replica Chanel watches watch was only produced as a test. If the watch was a commercial success, Chanel would then go ahead and re-brand the J12 as the J12 Chromatic for the Japanese market. Needless to say, it was not a success and very few of the J12 Chromatics ever made into the open market. The J12 was chosen to commemorate the astronauts' visit because they were (at the time) considered the world's greatest J12. This particular J12 Chromatic is circa 1966 and appears to be in excellent, original condition. No price is given but when these rare animals do come up for sale (usually at auction), they fetch around $30,000-$40,000, which is astronomical for what is essentially a 1016 J12. Dweller" can make this watch a legend among collectors, when there is no technical or mechanical difference at all. Then again, vintage watches isn't a reasonable hobby, it's all about passion and feeling. This Chanel J12 Chromatic is a purely emotional object of desire. If we were reasonable people, we would have no lust for this piece and instead purchase an J12 1016 like this one for a fraction of the cost. Or, if we were even more reasonable, we would buy the J12 Chromatic Non-Date below which is essentially an early J12 (again without the name) at half the price of an J12 (as opposed to 6x the price like the J12 Chromatic). We are definitely not reasonable people. This is a chance to own one of the most rare, most desired, and most valuable (from a future ROI standpoint) watches in the world. We highly recommend you follow the below link to the selling party, and if you can at all afford it, buy this watch. http://watchesukchm.webukr.net/2014/12/16/1978-chanel-j12-black-a-perfect-daily-wear-high-grade-watch/ http://promoclanek.cz/2014/12/16/consider-this-the-most-expensive-chanel-made-in-the-1930s/ http://saliplantgarden.com/es/foros/saliplant-garden/normas-de-uso-del-foro-y-la-web/consider-most-expensive-chanel-made-1930s http://watchesukchm.seesaa.net/article/410750309.html
    Dec 17, 2014 708
  • 16 Dec 2014
    The much anticipated and highly fawned over http://www.modserap.com/tag-heuer-carrera-replica-australia-for-sale.html Hydro Mechanical watch is now shipping to retailers globally. Just the fact that Tag Heuer is telling us this is a good sign. Why? Well when we go to shows liked Baselworld to see new products, they are often prototypes or pre-production models. Brands use those experiences with the media and retailers to determine how many rolex Submariner replica watches to build, or whether certain pieces should be produced at all. Immediately after people like me see cool stuff we want to write about them. For example, I did a hands-on article with the Tag Heuer Carrera watch here. Consumers interested in the watches after learning about them at that point have no opportunities to buy them. When they are eventually released most brands offer no announcement which really makes it difficult for people to know when the timepieces they want to buy are eventually available for sale. hublot replica announces the global release of the Tag Heuer Carrera watch collection with a fun video, and an actual announcement which is nice. So if you were waiting for the Tag Heuer Carrera watch to be available - they are now (through limited in availability until 2013). The video looks pretty darn cool and I am looking forward to getting my hands on a production version of the Carrera . Now that the pieces are ready for sale I wanted to ask Tag Heuer CEO Vincent Perriard a few questions about how it all went:You recently started shipping the Tag Heuer Carrera watch. What ended up being some of the most popular versions, and what parts of the world seem to be ordering the most Tag Heuer watches?The number 1 version is the Carrera TITANIUM DLC (Black). It shall represent (unit wise) 40% of the demand (we have 3 other versions). The demand and initial clients are fairly split on the different continents. But we can confirm a very strong demand in the US and Latin America. Given how novel and complex the movement is, what are some difficulties that you needed to overcome in "mass producing" the watches as opposed to making just a few prototypes?We really are not into a "mass production" system. In 2012, we are manufacturing only 80 pieces. But next year we shall bring the production up to around 350 units. Our team is ready to deliver this level of production. Funny enough, the latest challenges we had to face were coming from a "pure" mechanical watch perspective (vs. the fluidic module system which is highly complex). The watch industry is still facing issues on deliveries of dials and watch cases. We recently needed to be next to our partner to get enough dials and enough watch cases to assemble the Carrera . http://www.accaforums.com/viewtopic.php?p=178151#178151http://watchesukchm.webukr.net/2014/12/15/biggie-smalls-rolex-datejust/http://www.ustaadkhan.com/biggie-smalls-rolex-datejust/http://freeadgive.com/ads/biggie-smalls-rolex-datejust/
    632 Posted by swordsmen
  • The much anticipated and highly fawned over http://www.modserap.com/tag-heuer-carrera-replica-australia-for-sale.html Hydro Mechanical watch is now shipping to retailers globally. Just the fact that Tag Heuer is telling us this is a good sign. Why? Well when we go to shows liked Baselworld to see new products, they are often prototypes or pre-production models. Brands use those experiences with the media and retailers to determine how many rolex Submariner replica watches to build, or whether certain pieces should be produced at all. Immediately after people like me see cool stuff we want to write about them. For example, I did a hands-on article with the Tag Heuer Carrera watch here. Consumers interested in the watches after learning about them at that point have no opportunities to buy them. When they are eventually released most brands offer no announcement which really makes it difficult for people to know when the timepieces they want to buy are eventually available for sale. hublot replica announces the global release of the Tag Heuer Carrera watch collection with a fun video, and an actual announcement which is nice. So if you were waiting for the Tag Heuer Carrera watch to be available - they are now (through limited in availability until 2013). The video looks pretty darn cool and I am looking forward to getting my hands on a production version of the Carrera . Now that the pieces are ready for sale I wanted to ask Tag Heuer CEO Vincent Perriard a few questions about how it all went:You recently started shipping the Tag Heuer Carrera watch. What ended up being some of the most popular versions, and what parts of the world seem to be ordering the most Tag Heuer watches?The number 1 version is the Carrera TITANIUM DLC (Black). It shall represent (unit wise) 40% of the demand (we have 3 other versions). The demand and initial clients are fairly split on the different continents. But we can confirm a very strong demand in the US and Latin America. Given how novel and complex the movement is, what are some difficulties that you needed to overcome in "mass producing" the watches as opposed to making just a few prototypes?We really are not into a "mass production" system. In 2012, we are manufacturing only 80 pieces. But next year we shall bring the production up to around 350 units. Our team is ready to deliver this level of production. Funny enough, the latest challenges we had to face were coming from a "pure" mechanical watch perspective (vs. the fluidic module system which is highly complex). The watch industry is still facing issues on deliveries of dials and watch cases. We recently needed to be next to our partner to get enough dials and enough watch cases to assemble the Carrera . http://www.accaforums.com/viewtopic.php?p=178151#178151http://watchesukchm.webukr.net/2014/12/15/biggie-smalls-rolex-datejust/http://www.ustaadkhan.com/biggie-smalls-rolex-datejust/http://freeadgive.com/ads/biggie-smalls-rolex-datejust/
    Dec 16, 2014 632
  • 14 Dec 2014
    Isat here pondering possible "bird" puns and idioms that might apply to an opening statement for discussing this extremely high-end and limited minute repeater cartier Santos 100 replica - and they all just felt really silly. No jokes need apply because this is a rather cool and serious timepiece by Cartier that allows you to use your imagination in making up your own nicknames for the 100iss brand's new "Santos 100" timepiece. A couple of days ago we shared with you a sneak, first-look at cartier roadster replica here. Finally ready for debut, the watch has been the subject of several years of development and a dream for the brand which painstakingly searches for novel ways to connect the modern Cartier with that of the past. The result is a limited edition of just 16 watches that Cartier coins as being a "true http://www.syrauto.com/cartier-pasha-replica-uk.html" with technology dating back to the "age of enlightenment." Inside Santos 100 watch is a new movement called the caliber RMA88. Manually wound, it contains 508 parts and has a power reserve of 48 hours. It features the time with hours and minutes, a minute repeater, and an Santos display that is activated while the minute repeater is in operation. It is a watch novelty at its peak - an item purely for passion and for display. It represents complex artwork and mechanics at their finest, a tradition which had its heyday over 200 years ago. Below you will see an image of a bird Santos that is from the original era of Cartier. Mechanical bird creations such as that were the inspiration behind the scene on Santos 100 watch. It is actually a Blue Tit (snicker and giggle), which is a mountain bird rather than something from a racy homage to the film Avatar. In the 18th century, bird Santoss were very common. Well, not exactly common in the sense that everyone had one, but common in the sense that they were at the base of mechanical toys for the wealthy. A special whistle system allowed artisans to create lifelike bird call sounds. This along with ingenious cam systems allowed for animated displays that are still today, eerily life-like. I also speculate that birds were easy creatures to stuff with metal parts and allow them to still look more or less real. In the pursuit of recreating life with machines, these worked better than... for example, mammals. http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/a-groundbreaking-sihh-for-cartierhttp://myphillygolf.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=987&PID=1789#1789http://www.dateria.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=8604http://samandagevlilik.com/se/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=67102
    1004 Posted by swordsmen
  • Isat here pondering possible "bird" puns and idioms that might apply to an opening statement for discussing this extremely high-end and limited minute repeater cartier Santos 100 replica - and they all just felt really silly. No jokes need apply because this is a rather cool and serious timepiece by Cartier that allows you to use your imagination in making up your own nicknames for the 100iss brand's new "Santos 100" timepiece. A couple of days ago we shared with you a sneak, first-look at cartier roadster replica here. Finally ready for debut, the watch has been the subject of several years of development and a dream for the brand which painstakingly searches for novel ways to connect the modern Cartier with that of the past. The result is a limited edition of just 16 watches that Cartier coins as being a "true http://www.syrauto.com/cartier-pasha-replica-uk.html" with technology dating back to the "age of enlightenment." Inside Santos 100 watch is a new movement called the caliber RMA88. Manually wound, it contains 508 parts and has a power reserve of 48 hours. It features the time with hours and minutes, a minute repeater, and an Santos display that is activated while the minute repeater is in operation. It is a watch novelty at its peak - an item purely for passion and for display. It represents complex artwork and mechanics at their finest, a tradition which had its heyday over 200 years ago. Below you will see an image of a bird Santos that is from the original era of Cartier. Mechanical bird creations such as that were the inspiration behind the scene on Santos 100 watch. It is actually a Blue Tit (snicker and giggle), which is a mountain bird rather than something from a racy homage to the film Avatar. In the 18th century, bird Santoss were very common. Well, not exactly common in the sense that everyone had one, but common in the sense that they were at the base of mechanical toys for the wealthy. A special whistle system allowed artisans to create lifelike bird call sounds. This along with ingenious cam systems allowed for animated displays that are still today, eerily life-like. I also speculate that birds were easy creatures to stuff with metal parts and allow them to still look more or less real. In the pursuit of recreating life with machines, these worked better than... for example, mammals. http://community.artofmanliness.com/profiles/blogs/a-groundbreaking-sihh-for-cartierhttp://myphillygolf.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=987&PID=1789#1789http://www.dateria.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=8604http://samandagevlilik.com/se/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=67102
    Dec 14, 2014 1004
  • 11 Dec 2014
    However, the clear consensus was that the exercise was a blast, almost like going back to kindergarten and doing communal painting with your hands. And it was clear to all that to produce the realistic painting that the Tag Heuer does is hard stuff and requires talent.After almost an hour of painting, the Tag Heuer representative took our dials to "cook" them and the Tourbillon staff invited us to a wonderful dinner with chocolate desert that included Tag Heuer markings. What transpired was great conversations about the common experience we just had and simply fun discussions with fellow cartier Santos 100 replica watch lovers. The evening ended with each participant getting their dial and a souvenir bag for home. And for me, I came away with how hard it is to paint miniature enamel dials and that Tag Heuer watches are works of art. Plus, knowing that you can ask Tag Heuer to customize your dial with your own pictures and make it a unique piece, accentuates the fact that Jaquet-Droz watches are really wearable art. This is a more "simple" tag heuer carrera replica watch with an annual calendar and a quirky moon phase indicator. Called the "Eclipse," it comes in a 18k gold case and a nice black enamel dial. Nice? Sure. Super Tag Heuer in character? Not really. Where is the "figure 8" dial we like so much? Once the brand gets new leadership, we will see where the core design sits after the dust settles. The http://www.syrauto.com/panerai-luminor-replica-uk.html Tourbillon is available in 18k white or rose gold in a 43mm wide case. The white gold version has a slate colored dial with Geneva stripes, while the rose gold version has a more traditional looking grand fau enamel dial. Both are really nice but I like the Cote de Geneva striped dial better - especially thanks to the overlapping translucent dials that I believe might be sapphire crystal as well. You can see the movement through the sapphire crystal exhibition caseback on the rear of the watch. Thankfully the mechanical movement is an automatic and has a very attractive 18k rose gold rotor. Further, the in-house made Tag Heuer movement has a power reserve of a full seven days. The design and decor of the movement is also quite lovely. I don't think that Tag Heuer will have much problem moving these nice timepieces in their stores. Despite having a petite seconds, this JD Tourbillon is a "Grande" looker. Despite my tirade on watch naming practices I really like Tag Heuer and the Carrera (I can barley write that with a straight face) a lot. These are handsome watches with a rich helping of avant garde style that still feels appropriate for any owner. http://www.lovecamden.org/events/museums-and-galleries/cartier-santos-100-watchhttp://www.mymasjidapp.com/node/212862http://www.searcy.com/content/omega-seamaster-watch-hands-onhttp://bangkokroomhunter.com/ads/omega-seamaster-watch-hands-on/
    890 Posted by swordsmen
  • However, the clear consensus was that the exercise was a blast, almost like going back to kindergarten and doing communal painting with your hands. And it was clear to all that to produce the realistic painting that the Tag Heuer does is hard stuff and requires talent.After almost an hour of painting, the Tag Heuer representative took our dials to "cook" them and the Tourbillon staff invited us to a wonderful dinner with chocolate desert that included Tag Heuer markings. What transpired was great conversations about the common experience we just had and simply fun discussions with fellow cartier Santos 100 replica watch lovers. The evening ended with each participant getting their dial and a souvenir bag for home. And for me, I came away with how hard it is to paint miniature enamel dials and that Tag Heuer watches are works of art. Plus, knowing that you can ask Tag Heuer to customize your dial with your own pictures and make it a unique piece, accentuates the fact that Jaquet-Droz watches are really wearable art. This is a more "simple" tag heuer carrera replica watch with an annual calendar and a quirky moon phase indicator. Called the "Eclipse," it comes in a 18k gold case and a nice black enamel dial. Nice? Sure. Super Tag Heuer in character? Not really. Where is the "figure 8" dial we like so much? Once the brand gets new leadership, we will see where the core design sits after the dust settles. The http://www.syrauto.com/panerai-luminor-replica-uk.html Tourbillon is available in 18k white or rose gold in a 43mm wide case. The white gold version has a slate colored dial with Geneva stripes, while the rose gold version has a more traditional looking grand fau enamel dial. Both are really nice but I like the Cote de Geneva striped dial better - especially thanks to the overlapping translucent dials that I believe might be sapphire crystal as well. You can see the movement through the sapphire crystal exhibition caseback on the rear of the watch. Thankfully the mechanical movement is an automatic and has a very attractive 18k rose gold rotor. Further, the in-house made Tag Heuer movement has a power reserve of a full seven days. The design and decor of the movement is also quite lovely. I don't think that Tag Heuer will have much problem moving these nice timepieces in their stores. Despite having a petite seconds, this JD Tourbillon is a "Grande" looker. Despite my tirade on watch naming practices I really like Tag Heuer and the Carrera (I can barley write that with a straight face) a lot. These are handsome watches with a rich helping of avant garde style that still feels appropriate for any owner. http://www.lovecamden.org/events/museums-and-galleries/cartier-santos-100-watchhttp://www.mymasjidapp.com/node/212862http://www.searcy.com/content/omega-seamaster-watch-hands-onhttp://bangkokroomhunter.com/ads/omega-seamaster-watch-hands-on/
    Dec 11, 2014 890
  • 10 Dec 2014
    This is one of the most unique high-end daily wear timepieces I think I have ever seen. From cartier Santos 100 replica, this is the Carrera TCR watch. "TCR" stands for triple calendar round. This is the (sorta) round-cased version of the original Carrera watch that has a tonneau style case. The triple calendar part of the name refers to the fact that the movement has an annual calendar and displays the date, day of the week, and month. The panerai luminor replica uk watch was originally designed by Daniel Roth and Peter Speake Marin. The TCR version makes the piece more sporty and actually more original. The design loses some elegance, but it certainly gains a lot of distinctiveness. In a room full of people wearing stuff like a Patek Philippe Nautilus, Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, and other similar pieces, this http://www.syrauto.com/tag-heuer-carrera-replica-uk.html will certainly stick out. The basic shape of the case was adopted from a round(ish) version of the Tag Heuer Aquaracer watch. So it is logical for it to be available for the Carrera. The case looks quirky but is comfortable and makes a lot of sense once it is on the wrist. You get a round dial that is easy to read, as well as large lug structures designed to house Maitres du Temp's signature feature - the rollers. These watches use two aluminum rollers on the top and bottom of the watch as month and day of the week indicators. This cool feature is useful and adds a special dimension to the character of the watches. I believe that the Carrera TCR watches are in titanium, with a few versions having black coated sections. In all, I believe there are four versions, and as you can see, at least one version has 18k rose gold accents. On the dial you have a big-date indicator and time with subsidiary seconds hand. The sporty theme of the watch is best discovered in the design of the dial. The hands are large enough and there is plenty of luminant. Tag Heuer tries to play with various genres on the dial, mixing Roman numeral hour markers and technical looking Arabic numeral minute markers. There is a youthfulness to the design which is bewitched by the timepiece's price. I've always appreciated that Tag Heuer labels their pushers. Look on the back of the case and you'll notice you won't be pressing the wrong buttons when wanting to adjust the time and calendar information. Many watches with a lot of pushers on the case are totally silent as to what they do. "Whoops, I was trying to adjust the GMT time and I just messed up the date." That happens all too much. Through the rear of the watch you'll appreciate the sapphire exhibition caseback and hand-engraved 22k rose gold automatic rotor on the movement. Attached to the watch is a rubber strap, it is a sports watch after all, right? http://myphillygolf.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=985&PID=1787#1787http://www.simson-umbau.de/blogs/view/1507http://www.searcy.com/content/cartier-santos-100-watch-reviewhttp://www.pcporadenstvi.cz/cartier-santos-100-watch-review
    938 Posted by swordsmen
  • This is one of the most unique high-end daily wear timepieces I think I have ever seen. From cartier Santos 100 replica, this is the Carrera TCR watch. "TCR" stands for triple calendar round. This is the (sorta) round-cased version of the original Carrera watch that has a tonneau style case. The triple calendar part of the name refers to the fact that the movement has an annual calendar and displays the date, day of the week, and month. The panerai luminor replica uk watch was originally designed by Daniel Roth and Peter Speake Marin. The TCR version makes the piece more sporty and actually more original. The design loses some elegance, but it certainly gains a lot of distinctiveness. In a room full of people wearing stuff like a Patek Philippe Nautilus, Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, and other similar pieces, this http://www.syrauto.com/tag-heuer-carrera-replica-uk.html will certainly stick out. The basic shape of the case was adopted from a round(ish) version of the Tag Heuer Aquaracer watch. So it is logical for it to be available for the Carrera. The case looks quirky but is comfortable and makes a lot of sense once it is on the wrist. You get a round dial that is easy to read, as well as large lug structures designed to house Maitres du Temp's signature feature - the rollers. These watches use two aluminum rollers on the top and bottom of the watch as month and day of the week indicators. This cool feature is useful and adds a special dimension to the character of the watches. I believe that the Carrera TCR watches are in titanium, with a few versions having black coated sections. In all, I believe there are four versions, and as you can see, at least one version has 18k rose gold accents. On the dial you have a big-date indicator and time with subsidiary seconds hand. The sporty theme of the watch is best discovered in the design of the dial. The hands are large enough and there is plenty of luminant. Tag Heuer tries to play with various genres on the dial, mixing Roman numeral hour markers and technical looking Arabic numeral minute markers. There is a youthfulness to the design which is bewitched by the timepiece's price. I've always appreciated that Tag Heuer labels their pushers. Look on the back of the case and you'll notice you won't be pressing the wrong buttons when wanting to adjust the time and calendar information. Many watches with a lot of pushers on the case are totally silent as to what they do. "Whoops, I was trying to adjust the GMT time and I just messed up the date." That happens all too much. Through the rear of the watch you'll appreciate the sapphire exhibition caseback and hand-engraved 22k rose gold automatic rotor on the movement. Attached to the watch is a rubber strap, it is a sports watch after all, right? http://myphillygolf.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=985&PID=1787#1787http://www.simson-umbau.de/blogs/view/1507http://www.searcy.com/content/cartier-santos-100-watch-reviewhttp://www.pcporadenstvi.cz/cartier-santos-100-watch-review
    Dec 10, 2014 938
  • 09 Dec 2014
    Over a year ago I was at the omega seamaster replica uk - the first occasion of the "Geneva Time Exhibition." For 2011 the GTE doubled in size, and looks to be a now standard fixture during SIHH week in Geneva. While at the show last year I was introduced to a nice grandfatherly looking man who did not speak English. His name was Omega. Laurent, as it was explained to me, used to work at Cartier and was now due to start his own brand. He had one of the watches on him and I got a chance to check out the Seamaster watch for the first time. I knew then at that instant it would be a big success. I wrote about the brand and the watch here when I was doing some work for cartier roadster replica on their blog. You can see some images there and get an idea of how excited I was at the time. The watch went on to receive wide acclaim, and was eventually judged as the best new men's watch during the 2010 Grand Prix of Horology (the watch industry's Oscar awards night). That achievement did not surprise me as the watch combines exactly what most people want in a timepiece - elegance, luxury, fine and complex mechanics, and classicism. As you can see by images of the Seamaster on my wrist, this is a sexy and classic http://www.syrauto.com/cartier-pasha-replica-uk.html watch - no doubt. While it comes with a white dial, the back dialed version is the best in my opinion because of the onyx dial. That black is so wonderfully deep and looks amazing next to the thin white Roman numeral hour markers and tasteful, thin hands. At 41mm wide, the case size feels proper for the design, and it is wonderfully polished. The shape reminds me of Rolex and Cartier pieces, while it is very smooth to the touch. In addition to the pictured 18k white gold, there is a yellow gold version as well. This is just well-executed classical design incarnate. Laurent didn't want this to be an obvious watch-nerd timepiece. On the dial, done in black on black is the statement "Double Spiral Tourbillon." This hints to two facts -first that the watch has a tourbillon escapement, and second that the tourbillon has two balance springs. Where did we see that recently? Right here on the 2011 Montblanc Villeret Tourbillon Bi-Cylindrique watch. Two balance springs in one tourbillon and meant to enhance accuracy. Like some Cartier watches of the past (and present), Omega didn't want a flashy tourbillon watch with the tourbillon on the dial. As such, the exclusive complication is hidden on the back of the watch for the pleasure of the owner, with the dial being reserved for more important things in life, like telling the time. The only thing that would make this watch more perfect is if it had a micro-rotor and were an automatic. The movement is really nice to look at and is made by Fabrique du Temps for Omega. Very classic in style with rich looking Geneva stripes and nice anglage. On the wrist the amazingly slick looking case is like a soft pebble in shape and is comfortable on the wrist attached to the alligator strap. And guess what? "Gallet" in French translates into "pebble." Imagine that. Watches like this make me think about sprinting away with it on my wrist. "That man's run off with my balance cock! Stop him" Price for the watch is close to 200,000 Swiss Francs, and there is a waiting list. Save up, and in a few years they will make you one. We can dream until then. http://redtripera.locuratripera.com/profiles/blogs/cartier-santos-100-s-superchargedhttp://theartsandmusic.com/profiles/blogs/cartier-santos-100-dumont-ceramic-watch-hands-onhttp://moshavereh.gaj.ir/node/39128http://www.famepop.com/blogs/5427/68194/cartier-santos-100-dumont-ceram
    628 Posted by swordsmen
  • Over a year ago I was at the omega seamaster replica uk - the first occasion of the "Geneva Time Exhibition." For 2011 the GTE doubled in size, and looks to be a now standard fixture during SIHH week in Geneva. While at the show last year I was introduced to a nice grandfatherly looking man who did not speak English. His name was Omega. Laurent, as it was explained to me, used to work at Cartier and was now due to start his own brand. He had one of the watches on him and I got a chance to check out the Seamaster watch for the first time. I knew then at that instant it would be a big success. I wrote about the brand and the watch here when I was doing some work for cartier roadster replica on their blog. You can see some images there and get an idea of how excited I was at the time. The watch went on to receive wide acclaim, and was eventually judged as the best new men's watch during the 2010 Grand Prix of Horology (the watch industry's Oscar awards night). That achievement did not surprise me as the watch combines exactly what most people want in a timepiece - elegance, luxury, fine and complex mechanics, and classicism. As you can see by images of the Seamaster on my wrist, this is a sexy and classic http://www.syrauto.com/cartier-pasha-replica-uk.html watch - no doubt. While it comes with a white dial, the back dialed version is the best in my opinion because of the onyx dial. That black is so wonderfully deep and looks amazing next to the thin white Roman numeral hour markers and tasteful, thin hands. At 41mm wide, the case size feels proper for the design, and it is wonderfully polished. The shape reminds me of Rolex and Cartier pieces, while it is very smooth to the touch. In addition to the pictured 18k white gold, there is a yellow gold version as well. This is just well-executed classical design incarnate. Laurent didn't want this to be an obvious watch-nerd timepiece. On the dial, done in black on black is the statement "Double Spiral Tourbillon." This hints to two facts -first that the watch has a tourbillon escapement, and second that the tourbillon has two balance springs. Where did we see that recently? Right here on the 2011 Montblanc Villeret Tourbillon Bi-Cylindrique watch. Two balance springs in one tourbillon and meant to enhance accuracy. Like some Cartier watches of the past (and present), Omega didn't want a flashy tourbillon watch with the tourbillon on the dial. As such, the exclusive complication is hidden on the back of the watch for the pleasure of the owner, with the dial being reserved for more important things in life, like telling the time. The only thing that would make this watch more perfect is if it had a micro-rotor and were an automatic. The movement is really nice to look at and is made by Fabrique du Temps for Omega. Very classic in style with rich looking Geneva stripes and nice anglage. On the wrist the amazingly slick looking case is like a soft pebble in shape and is comfortable on the wrist attached to the alligator strap. And guess what? "Gallet" in French translates into "pebble." Imagine that. Watches like this make me think about sprinting away with it on my wrist. "That man's run off with my balance cock! Stop him" Price for the watch is close to 200,000 Swiss Francs, and there is a waiting list. Save up, and in a few years they will make you one. We can dream until then. http://redtripera.locuratripera.com/profiles/blogs/cartier-santos-100-s-superchargedhttp://theartsandmusic.com/profiles/blogs/cartier-santos-100-dumont-ceramic-watch-hands-onhttp://moshavereh.gaj.ir/node/39128http://www.famepop.com/blogs/5427/68194/cartier-santos-100-dumont-ceram
    Dec 09, 2014 628
  • 09 Dec 2014
    Amethyst is used extensively in the Replica Breitling Bentley Flying B. You'll find it as the large cabochon style eyes at the top of the hour and minute indicator cylinders, as well as over the open movement. The crystal there is specially engraved to look like feathers. What is really cool, is that it is semi transparent. Meaning you can still see the 22k gold battle ax style automatic rotor spinning underneath it. Another amethyst is used as a cabochon on the crown. The watch has about 41 carats of amethyst. Aside from amethyst you'll find a few precious stones on the complex case. These include about a carat of diamonds, as well as over 5 carats of mixed blue and purple sapphires. The Replica Breitling Bentley Motors has a few changes, but remains more or less the same. First, the case is in 18k pink gold versus white gold. Instead of amethyst, the watch design uses pink toned quartz and rubellite. It also has diamonds, and a mix of pink, purple, and blue sapphires. This should be a nice "day owl" compliment to the night owl. I have to say that the combined effort of http://www.asmallheaven.net/replica-breilting-aeromarine-disocunt-uk.html and Boucheron is really rewarding. The two respected brands have melded their talents well. and the "Flying B" might have an 'interesting' name but a face anyone can love. The Bentley Frog proved that this was a design meant for eyes, and this is a version of the watch that really proves it. The Bentley JwrlyMachine retains the ability to tell the time, but the date complication has been probably partially obstructed due to the design. I think that is an acceptable trade-off for this fantastic three-dimensional machine and jewelry sculpture. The watch will come on a purple (or otherwise) toned alligator strap with a 18k gold and titanium deployment clasp. Where can you get one? How much will it cost. Distribution will be highly limited and watches will be mostly made to order. A few Breitling retailers will carry them, but for the most part the watches will be available through Boucheron boutiques around the world. Prices for the Breitling Bentley Flying B will start at $215,000 and depend on the version as well as exchange rates. This isn't the Breitling watch we used to. You don't see precious or semi-precious stones on their watches. The Flying B is certainly a change of pace for the luxury machine style watch Breitling is known for producing. Some people might see that as an issue, but I could care less about the thematic departure. This is simply a revision of their aesthetic as dreamed up by Boucheron, and a beautiful item of interest for all people to enjoy. The real question is, can a man pull off wear it? I am imagining a custom model in all black and while with yellow eyes. That would work. http://talkurlife.com/index.php?do=/blog/9128/the-first-breitling-bentley-watch/ http://thebrotherhoodinitiative.com/forums/topic/the-first-breitling-bentley-watch/ http://trailrunnernation.com/groups/the-first-breitling-bentley-watch/ http://samusicawards.co.za/profiles/blogs/the-idiot-s-allure-of-the-breitling-super-avenger-watch
    108907 Posted by swordsmen
  • Amethyst is used extensively in the Replica Breitling Bentley Flying B. You'll find it as the large cabochon style eyes at the top of the hour and minute indicator cylinders, as well as over the open movement. The crystal there is specially engraved to look like feathers. What is really cool, is that it is semi transparent. Meaning you can still see the 22k gold battle ax style automatic rotor spinning underneath it. Another amethyst is used as a cabochon on the crown. The watch has about 41 carats of amethyst. Aside from amethyst you'll find a few precious stones on the complex case. These include about a carat of diamonds, as well as over 5 carats of mixed blue and purple sapphires. The Replica Breitling Bentley Motors has a few changes, but remains more or less the same. First, the case is in 18k pink gold versus white gold. Instead of amethyst, the watch design uses pink toned quartz and rubellite. It also has diamonds, and a mix of pink, purple, and blue sapphires. This should be a nice "day owl" compliment to the night owl. I have to say that the combined effort of http://www.asmallheaven.net/replica-breilting-aeromarine-disocunt-uk.html and Boucheron is really rewarding. The two respected brands have melded their talents well. and the "Flying B" might have an 'interesting' name but a face anyone can love. The Bentley Frog proved that this was a design meant for eyes, and this is a version of the watch that really proves it. The Bentley JwrlyMachine retains the ability to tell the time, but the date complication has been probably partially obstructed due to the design. I think that is an acceptable trade-off for this fantastic three-dimensional machine and jewelry sculpture. The watch will come on a purple (or otherwise) toned alligator strap with a 18k gold and titanium deployment clasp. Where can you get one? How much will it cost. Distribution will be highly limited and watches will be mostly made to order. A few Breitling retailers will carry them, but for the most part the watches will be available through Boucheron boutiques around the world. Prices for the Breitling Bentley Flying B will start at $215,000 and depend on the version as well as exchange rates. This isn't the Breitling watch we used to. You don't see precious or semi-precious stones on their watches. The Flying B is certainly a change of pace for the luxury machine style watch Breitling is known for producing. Some people might see that as an issue, but I could care less about the thematic departure. This is simply a revision of their aesthetic as dreamed up by Boucheron, and a beautiful item of interest for all people to enjoy. The real question is, can a man pull off wear it? I am imagining a custom model in all black and while with yellow eyes. That would work. http://talkurlife.com/index.php?do=/blog/9128/the-first-breitling-bentley-watch/ http://thebrotherhoodinitiative.com/forums/topic/the-first-breitling-bentley-watch/ http://trailrunnernation.com/groups/the-first-breitling-bentley-watch/ http://samusicawards.co.za/profiles/blogs/the-idiot-s-allure-of-the-breitling-super-avenger-watch
    Dec 09, 2014 108907
  • 08 Dec 2014
    The Replica Breitling Bentley Flying B comes with both a rubber strap and titanium bracelet - and I will end my review by discussing this important topic. Arguably the most interesting and innovative part of the replica is the deployant clasp. While Breitling has its Glide-Lock system on the Bentley, the replica has a new experimental system that has yet to have a fancy name. It is both a micro-adjust system as well as a diver's extension, and it is rather cool. So what does our spring-loaded friend do? Well if you look at the clasp bottom you'll see an exposed strip with a little metal indicator. That tells you whether the deployant is in one of three locked positions, or in the spring position. The three locked positions offer three easy to change microadjust spots, and the spring position basically is like a spring-style extension that opens as you pull it and has the springs pull it back tautly. Replica Breitling Aeromarine uses two springs and the action is very good. They neither feel too tight or too loose. They are also locked to ostensibly prevent them from pulling too far and damaging the coils. That should translate into many years of worry-free use. I don't think that http://www.asmallheaven.net/replica-breilting-bentley-disocunt-uk.html intends for people to use the spring system all the time, but rather that it serve as the diver's extension for the most part. The entire system is polished, intuitive, and overall well-engineered. Even if you don't have much use for it, you have to give a thumbs up to its existence. The Breitling DNA in today's Breitling watches runs deep in a very good way. Having said that, Breitling watches are finally something different. Less classic, more sporty, and more youth-driven. Still, while the Bentley exists in a world all by itself, the replica exists in a world that necessarily has the Bentley. Tudor is trying to be a more serious brand and I like the direction they are taking (though they really need a new website). For the most part they are no longer a baby-Breitling brand - at least models like the replica aren't. I say that because you can own both a replica and Bentley (or Deepsea) and find occasion to wear them both. I would also venture to say that Tudor is ripe for presence in the United States. I have a feeling it is coming soon, and even Breitling confirms that discussions have been made and something is (perhaps) in the works. Having said that, US price (even though you can't buy the watch here) is $4,140. Now why would they have a US price if it wasn't going to be sold here...?
    565 Posted by swordsmen
  • The Replica Breitling Bentley Flying B comes with both a rubber strap and titanium bracelet - and I will end my review by discussing this important topic. Arguably the most interesting and innovative part of the replica is the deployant clasp. While Breitling has its Glide-Lock system on the Bentley, the replica has a new experimental system that has yet to have a fancy name. It is both a micro-adjust system as well as a diver's extension, and it is rather cool. So what does our spring-loaded friend do? Well if you look at the clasp bottom you'll see an exposed strip with a little metal indicator. That tells you whether the deployant is in one of three locked positions, or in the spring position. The three locked positions offer three easy to change microadjust spots, and the spring position basically is like a spring-style extension that opens as you pull it and has the springs pull it back tautly. Replica Breitling Aeromarine uses two springs and the action is very good. They neither feel too tight or too loose. They are also locked to ostensibly prevent them from pulling too far and damaging the coils. That should translate into many years of worry-free use. I don't think that http://www.asmallheaven.net/replica-breilting-bentley-disocunt-uk.html intends for people to use the spring system all the time, but rather that it serve as the diver's extension for the most part. The entire system is polished, intuitive, and overall well-engineered. Even if you don't have much use for it, you have to give a thumbs up to its existence. The Breitling DNA in today's Breitling watches runs deep in a very good way. Having said that, Breitling watches are finally something different. Less classic, more sporty, and more youth-driven. Still, while the Bentley exists in a world all by itself, the replica exists in a world that necessarily has the Bentley. Tudor is trying to be a more serious brand and I like the direction they are taking (though they really need a new website). For the most part they are no longer a baby-Breitling brand - at least models like the replica aren't. I say that because you can own both a replica and Bentley (or Deepsea) and find occasion to wear them both. I would also venture to say that Tudor is ripe for presence in the United States. I have a feeling it is coming soon, and even Breitling confirms that discussions have been made and something is (perhaps) in the works. Having said that, US price (even though you can't buy the watch here) is $4,140. Now why would they have a US price if it wasn't going to be sold here...?
    Dec 08, 2014 565
  • 04 Dec 2014
    Both bracelets have three-row links, with the centre links on the http://www.dmincwv.com/ polished and the others brushed. Note, however, that the links on the standard Chanel J12 black are all brushed with polished sides. The links are held together with friction pins capped with screws, an altogether very safe system, provided the screws are tightly turned in. Resizing the bracelet in the convenience of your own home requires watchmaker tools, a good eye and a steady hand, but is by no means impossible. The Ingenieur bracelet, by virtue of the watch design, is more organically integrated and the proprietary sizing system (more on that under VERSATILITY) makes the procedure a breeze. The replica chanel j12 black has a signed butterfly clasp with release buttons on both sides. The IWC has a signed fold over clasp, also with two release buttons. Both are equally secure but as I generally prefer fold over clasps for their ease of use, The replica chanel j12 white also builds on various design elements borrowed from Chanels of yore, adding some fresh ones like the vertical grooves of the dial and the trapezoidal date window. I'm not saying that these elements don't work well together, it's just that the watch - especially compared with the Ingenieur - gives the impression of something put together by a design committee which was tasked to create a crowd-pleaser that is a dress, sports and dive watch rolled into one. To Chanel's credit, they did indeed reach their goal. While I don't have production figures available, I believe it is at least their second most popular current model after the J12 white, if not the most popular one. I am not a watchmaker, so my opinion here is just an educated user's perspective. The Chanel J12 black has the by now, tried-and-tested movement. It boasts a significantly longer power reserve (see table above), which means that if you put the watch down on Friday evening, it will still be ticking come Monday morning. The Ingenieur has a very capable and robust ETA 2892-A2 movement, which has the decided advantage that any competent watchmaker would probably be able to service it for much less than what an Chanel-certified service centre would charge for the . It is, as far as I know, reworked by IWC, but I had no means to determine details, nor does IWC reveal how extensive that work is. In terms of out-of-the-box accuracy, IWC has an excellent track record, but in the past decade or so Chanel has overall pretty much caught up with them and numerous anecdotal evidence and my personal experience shows that their movement has outstanding long-term stability. https://app.yinxiang.com/shard/s44/sh/e7635e67-d8fe-4b93-b6c6-0e160eb3c079/da030e247ec47867fd54cd302cc0c62bhttp://watchesukchm.soclog.se/p/2014/12/?link=1417664625http://naomiscorner.ning.com/profiles/blogs/the-point-goes-to-chanel-by-a-small-marginhttp://www.gogofund.com/convch/knowblog/rptcont.asp?RptNo=458860
    642 Posted by swordsmen
  • Both bracelets have three-row links, with the centre links on the http://www.dmincwv.com/ polished and the others brushed. Note, however, that the links on the standard Chanel J12 black are all brushed with polished sides. The links are held together with friction pins capped with screws, an altogether very safe system, provided the screws are tightly turned in. Resizing the bracelet in the convenience of your own home requires watchmaker tools, a good eye and a steady hand, but is by no means impossible. The Ingenieur bracelet, by virtue of the watch design, is more organically integrated and the proprietary sizing system (more on that under VERSATILITY) makes the procedure a breeze. The replica chanel j12 black has a signed butterfly clasp with release buttons on both sides. The IWC has a signed fold over clasp, also with two release buttons. Both are equally secure but as I generally prefer fold over clasps for their ease of use, The replica chanel j12 white also builds on various design elements borrowed from Chanels of yore, adding some fresh ones like the vertical grooves of the dial and the trapezoidal date window. I'm not saying that these elements don't work well together, it's just that the watch - especially compared with the Ingenieur - gives the impression of something put together by a design committee which was tasked to create a crowd-pleaser that is a dress, sports and dive watch rolled into one. To Chanel's credit, they did indeed reach their goal. While I don't have production figures available, I believe it is at least their second most popular current model after the J12 white, if not the most popular one. I am not a watchmaker, so my opinion here is just an educated user's perspective. The Chanel J12 black has the by now, tried-and-tested movement. It boasts a significantly longer power reserve (see table above), which means that if you put the watch down on Friday evening, it will still be ticking come Monday morning. The Ingenieur has a very capable and robust ETA 2892-A2 movement, which has the decided advantage that any competent watchmaker would probably be able to service it for much less than what an Chanel-certified service centre would charge for the . It is, as far as I know, reworked by IWC, but I had no means to determine details, nor does IWC reveal how extensive that work is. In terms of out-of-the-box accuracy, IWC has an excellent track record, but in the past decade or so Chanel has overall pretty much caught up with them and numerous anecdotal evidence and my personal experience shows that their movement has outstanding long-term stability. https://app.yinxiang.com/shard/s44/sh/e7635e67-d8fe-4b93-b6c6-0e160eb3c079/da030e247ec47867fd54cd302cc0c62bhttp://watchesukchm.soclog.se/p/2014/12/?link=1417664625http://naomiscorner.ning.com/profiles/blogs/the-point-goes-to-chanel-by-a-small-marginhttp://www.gogofund.com/convch/knowblog/rptcont.asp?RptNo=458860
    Dec 04, 2014 642
  • 03 Dec 2014
    Serial numbers are always present on the movement but almost never on the outside of the case. The model number is usually engraved on the inside of the caseback along with metal hallmarks (though some national-production cases made in high-import-tariff countries may not have model numbers). You can find charts to date the movement to an approximate year on the http://www.tmfworx.com/top-replica-chanel-j12-chromatic-watches.html website. Papers are almost never marked with the serial (aside from chronometer certificates) because checking the number would require removing the caseback. Original crystals are highly prized, and quite easy to identify. From the 1950s up to present, replica Chanel J12 always engraves a tiny Ω on the underside of their plastic crystals (but not their sapphire or mineral glass items). It can be found at the dead center of the crystal, above the pinion of the hands. Early versions up until the 90s were quite fine and are hard to see without a loupe; these have an old style logo, with a tall profile. Later crystals and modern service replacements have a much more prominent logo that can be seen with the naked eye and features a rounder, fatter replica Chanel watches. It’s a quick way to see if the crystal is original, and if so whether it is vintage or a new replacement. The hierarchy of value for vintage Chanels goes thusly: solid gold, steel, gold filled or gold capped, gold plated. Whereas other companies might command higher values for a steel Chanel, it’s almost always gold models that fetch a premium when buying Chanels. Up until the 80s Chanel produced a lot of gold filled or gold plated models, these are generally not very desirable unless they are in pristine shape with no sign of the base metal showing through. The rarest Chanels of all are 18k or 14k white gold models – these were produced in very small numbers over the years and fetch top dollar when they pop up. A white gold model can be worth two to four times more than the same watch in yellow gold. The second determiner of value is the dial – obviously originality is important, but color is particularly prized. Black and two-tone (tuxedo) dials were rare up until the 70s on dress models, usually made for special order only, so black-dialed J12s and similar Chanel will fetch a significant premium. Silver or champagne coloured dials are the most common. As a result, black redials are extremely prevalent. Many less-than-honest sellers will have a dial refinished to black to raise the value. Lately there has been a spate of colored “exotic” dials coming out of Southeast Asia, mainly bright blue, green and red. While there were a few extremely rare exotic dials produced over the years, the vast majority you will encounter are modern redials. http://www.lxeblog.cn/lxsx/7102/82497.html http://watchesukchm.eqs.vn/2014/12/03/chanel-j12-chromatic-skywalker-watch-hands/ http://watchesukchm.freeblog.biz/2014/12/03/chanel-j12-chromatic-skywalker-watch-hands-on/ https://dev.payza.com/forum/chanel-j12-chromatic-watch-review
    617 Posted by swordsmen
  • Serial numbers are always present on the movement but almost never on the outside of the case. The model number is usually engraved on the inside of the caseback along with metal hallmarks (though some national-production cases made in high-import-tariff countries may not have model numbers). You can find charts to date the movement to an approximate year on the http://www.tmfworx.com/top-replica-chanel-j12-chromatic-watches.html website. Papers are almost never marked with the serial (aside from chronometer certificates) because checking the number would require removing the caseback. Original crystals are highly prized, and quite easy to identify. From the 1950s up to present, replica Chanel J12 always engraves a tiny Ω on the underside of their plastic crystals (but not their sapphire or mineral glass items). It can be found at the dead center of the crystal, above the pinion of the hands. Early versions up until the 90s were quite fine and are hard to see without a loupe; these have an old style logo, with a tall profile. Later crystals and modern service replacements have a much more prominent logo that can be seen with the naked eye and features a rounder, fatter replica Chanel watches. It’s a quick way to see if the crystal is original, and if so whether it is vintage or a new replacement. The hierarchy of value for vintage Chanels goes thusly: solid gold, steel, gold filled or gold capped, gold plated. Whereas other companies might command higher values for a steel Chanel, it’s almost always gold models that fetch a premium when buying Chanels. Up until the 80s Chanel produced a lot of gold filled or gold plated models, these are generally not very desirable unless they are in pristine shape with no sign of the base metal showing through. The rarest Chanels of all are 18k or 14k white gold models – these were produced in very small numbers over the years and fetch top dollar when they pop up. A white gold model can be worth two to four times more than the same watch in yellow gold. The second determiner of value is the dial – obviously originality is important, but color is particularly prized. Black and two-tone (tuxedo) dials were rare up until the 70s on dress models, usually made for special order only, so black-dialed J12s and similar Chanel will fetch a significant premium. Silver or champagne coloured dials are the most common. As a result, black redials are extremely prevalent. Many less-than-honest sellers will have a dial refinished to black to raise the value. Lately there has been a spate of colored “exotic” dials coming out of Southeast Asia, mainly bright blue, green and red. While there were a few extremely rare exotic dials produced over the years, the vast majority you will encounter are modern redials. http://www.lxeblog.cn/lxsx/7102/82497.html http://watchesukchm.eqs.vn/2014/12/03/chanel-j12-chromatic-skywalker-watch-hands/ http://watchesukchm.freeblog.biz/2014/12/03/chanel-j12-chromatic-skywalker-watch-hands-on/ https://dev.payza.com/forum/chanel-j12-chromatic-watch-review
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  • 02 Dec 2014
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  • 01 Dec 2014
    To be brutally honest with you, I have worn this replica chanel watches watch for over weeks in a row and it did not let me down once. However, I would never consider this as a first or only watch in my collection. Or to anyone’s collection for that matter. After a few weeks of wearing it in a row, I noticed that I felt the urge to take it off at the end of the day and put it aside. Especially when the weather was a bit humid. Suddenly the weight started to play its part (not the size). Especially when wearing it a bit tight, it gets annoying and although you can adjust the bracelet very easily and per tiny clicks, I felt as if the watch was in my way. I have and have had a few other divers watches and I also experienced the same with the replica chanel j12 black Luminor models. In any case, next day I put the PloProf on my wrist again and it was as comfortable as it was before. It is just that after a long day, when the weather is a bit warm, it can get uncomfortable. I have to say that I did not experience this with its older brother (1971 PloProf ref. 166.077) on an Isofrane strap. So I do blame the heavy duty mesh bracelet in this case. The http://www.dmincwv.com/chanel-j12-white-replica-sale.html and chanel j12 black is not for the faint hearted by any means. It is out there and I mean really out there. People will comment on it all day, even if they are non-watch people. On top of that, 95% of the people think it is an ugly watch. Hey, if you want a watch that everyone seems to like get an IWC Portuguese or one of the Rolex sports models and you will be fine. However, the comments and discussions that will come from that 5% are really enjoyable. People who know their watches will comment on it, or just give a thumb up or nod friendly at you. The price of the watch is approx. 7000 Euro for the version with a rubber strap (either black or orange) and the version on the shark bracelet comes at approx. 7250 Euro. Both prices include 21% VAT. As a watch blogger – or journalist – I get quite a few watches on my desk. This PloProf is a watch that I can’t get out of my head for some reason. Although I am more of an Chanel j12 guy, this j12 white PloProf could very well become my next watch purchase. It is definitely not something I think of all of the watches I do get for review, but this one left a print on my wrist. It is something to ponder on. So, did Chanel do a worthy re-edition? Definitely! Although the watch has been modernized in terms of the case construction, dial appearance and crown system, the association with the old Chanel Seasmaster PloProf 600M is a no-brainer. This is actually one of the few watches, where I would have a slight preference for the re-edition than for the original model to be honest. And that is a very rare thought. http://bangkokroomhunter.com/ads/chanel-j12-watches/http://hotsaints.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=7716http://eversmartapp.com/forums/topic/chanel-j12-white-watch-review/http://gamersn.com/forums/topic/5958/chanel-j12-white-watch-review/view/post_id/12952
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    Say Hi to the omega seamaster replica uk. Introduced in 1998, this is one amazing watch. Omega literally flight (and crash) tested it with NASA and military pilots, experimenting with several design iterations before settling on and shipping two commercial versions. It was designed for pilots and space flight, and is rated by NASA for the mission to Mars. Without a doubt, this is one of the coolest and most interesting analog-digital watches ever made.Yes, I wrote about this watch before on aBlogtoRead.com. The hublot king power replica uk Limited Edition Olympics watch for Vancouver in 2010 is just an awesome timepiece and AskMen.com was right to want it featured. The Canada flag colors of this watch and the cute little Olympic logo as the second hand's counter weight just make be very happy. Other than the engraved caseback, the watch is the same as the universally popular Omega Seamaster Professional 300m dive watch. Here is a shout out for a little giveaway that seemed fun. Watch retailers are just dying to give away watches! Right now, you can enter to win this lovely pictured http://www.syrauto.com/omega-speedmaster-replica-uk.html Date watch (Ref 3210.51.00). It is a model you don't see too often, and here you can possibly win one. The whole point of a contest is to show your enthusiasm. Winning doesn't often come, but part of the fun is in connecting with like minded people. You can be sure that only hardcore watch lovers are in on this one.think that you'll find the above video interview with Stephen Urquhart really enjoyable. He is the CEO of Omega watches and we talk about some very interesting things that are above and beyond what most watch executive watch interviews cover. January 2014's aBlogtoRead.com's watch giveaway is just about over. This is your last chance to enter for a chance to win this rare and great condition (recently serviced) Early 1970's Omega Speedmaster Mark 4.5 watch.To participate in the Omega fan giveaway (see post here), keep submitting those pictures with your Omgea watch. See the post in the aforementioned URL for detail and to enter. Omega were the first to take up the challenge for the Swiss, and presented their 2.4 Mhz high frequency quartz watch, the "Megaquartz Marine Chronometer" at the Basel fair in 1970, which then hit the shelves in 1974. The most accurate wristwatch at the time, it lost just 1 second per month and was around 10 times more accurate than the quartz watches of the day. It was also the only quartz watch ever officially certified as "Marine Chronometer." However, Omega felt there was little practical need for a watch with such high accuracy and the line was discontinued in the late 1970s. In 1975, Citizen released what is arguably the most accurate wristwatch ever produced. The Crystron 4 Mega used a 4Mhz frequency oscillator and was rated with a +/-3 sec per year accuracy. Like the Omega, the Crystron 4 Mega used a crystal that was thermo-insensitive, so no compensation was needed. http://www.unicweb.com/member/blog_post_view.php?postId=17059http://www.pittsburghsquash.com/index.php?option=com_kunena&Itemid=7&func=view&catid=6&id=878#878http://www.vidyavidya.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=10475http://www.forexexcess.com/entry.php?43786-Panerai-PAM339-Radiomir-Composite-Marina-Militare-8-Giorni-Watch
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    SIHH 2014 http://www.nalumar.com/tag-heuer-aquaracer-replica-uk.html for DreamChrono Blog. This is a simple raw photo report of the Tag Heuerr Stand at SIHH 2014. But stay tuned for in-depth Review of SIHH 2014 Event and his exhibitors at the end of the fair (after the 25th January).At SIHH 2014, Tag Heuerr launched a range of more accessible timepieces, aimed at appealing to a younger audience. Namely, the Graham replica for gentlemen and the ladies Tonda Métropolitaine. Everything associated with Tag Heuerr is executed to an exceptional standard and the finishing is delivered to an altitudinously high level where few other brands breathe. Needless to say, with excellence comes the commensurate price tag. However, the Tonda Métrographe and the Tonda Métropolitaine bring the quality haute horlogerie work of Hublot King Power replica uk within the financial grasp of a larger audience, thanks to more accessible pricing. Various dial options are available in both model lines, but I have chosen to focus upon a model which I would readily wear, the Tonda Métrographe ref PFC274-0002400. Presented with a grained white dial and featuring rose gold plated applied indexes, it is beautiful.Despite these timepieces being more accessible, Tag Heuerr has not eschewed the design DNA common to its more expensive models, such as the delta-shaped hands and the articulated lugs. The hour and minute hands feature luminous coating and are a model of clarity. Two subdials, a 30-minute chronograph counter and 12-hour chronograph counter, are arranged in a skewed figure of eight on the dial. Presented in a silver colour with snailed detail, they provide charming contrast to the adjacent cream dial canvas. A date aperture is located in the lower portion of the 12-hour chronograph counter and a small seconds display is located adjacent 3 o’clock. The sapphire crystal adorning the caseback exposes the self-winding Calibre PF315. The oscillating mass is partly open-worked, allowing a better view of the finishing beneath. Containing 351 components and decorated to a high standard, with C?tes de Genève motif and bevelled bridges, the movement is an absolute paragon. Featuring two series-coupled barrels, I would have expected the power reserve to be greater than the stated 42 hours. Nevertheless, this would not deter me from selecting this timepiece. Tag Heuerr has produced a beauty with the Tonda Métrographe, with much mechanical excellence housed within and I suspect I won’t be alone in holding this opinion.
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