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rolex Day Date 48mm Watch Hands-On

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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  • 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.
    1596 Posted by swordsmen
  • 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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  • 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.
    1653 Posted by swordsmen
  • 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 1653
  • 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.
    1707 Posted by swordsmen
  • 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 1707
  • 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."
    1699 Posted by swordsmen
  • 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 1699
  • 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
    1627 Posted by swordsmen
  • 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 1627
  • 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/
    1926 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 1926
  • 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
    2238 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 2238
  • 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
    1752 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 1752
  • 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
    1825 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 1825
  • 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/
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