Month: December 2013

Companion Across The Ocean The Most Perfect World Time Watch

In 2019, IWC launched a new Spitfire series watch, paying tribute to the superb design skills of this British legendary fighter. All watches in this series are equipped with IWC-made movements, with a simple and elegant design. Among them, this Spitfire Pilot World Time Zone Limited Edition watch is specially designed for the ‘Silver Spitfire–The Longest Flight’ project to help pilots Steve Boultbee Brooks and Matt Jones flew the Spitfire Spitfire around the world. Let’s take a closer look at what makes this watch unique. (Watch number: IW395501)

   Watch the real shot

   Watch details real shot

   The watch has a diameter of 46 mm and is made of stainless steel. The deep black dial features rhodium-plated hands and is coated with a luminous coating.

   The watch has a second time zone display in a fan-shaped window at 12 o’clock. Calendar display window at 3 o’clock. The time zone name is engraved on the bezel. Simply turning the bezel can change the time zone of the watch. The hour hand, 24-hour display and date will also rotate automatically at the same time.

   The case of the watch is polished by a brushing process to a thickness of 15.2 mm.

   The watch uses the classic ‘onion’ crown design. The crown is engraved with the IWC logo.

   The bottom of the watch is a dense bottom design. It is equipped with a newly developed IWC-manufactured 82760 calibre, equipped with a Pellaton automatic winding system, parts made of scratch-resistant ceramic, and a power reserve of 60 hours. The engraved pattern on the case back is exactly what this Spitfire Spitfire fighter called ‘one of the top sophisticated inventions in aviation history’.

   The watch is equipped with Nato strap, which is very young and energetic while showing military style. It is suitable for tough men.

   The design of this IWC Spitfire Pilot World Time Zone watch is inspired by the iconic Mark XI Pilot Navigation Table. Limited edition of 250 pieces to commemorate the ‘longest flight of the Silver Wing Spitfire’ project. This is the first time that IWC has combined a patented world time zone mechanism with an IWC-manufactured self-winding movement. Official price: ¥ 96300.

Baoper 2014 Launched Basel 8 Days Long Power Watch

It is reported that the famous Swiss watch brand Blancpain has first exposed the warm-up new models at the upcoming 2014 Basel Watch Fair. What this brand brings is a simple and elegant Villeret series watch.

 As a daily wear watch, the new Villeret model combines a variety of styles, but also includes many advantages such as convenience, comfort and practicality. In fact, this new product mainly emphasizes the practicality in daily life. It is not like many watches of other brands that always make everyone have a headache in matching clothing. So for many friends, this only What magic of the new Blancpain watch can be the most suitable daily wear choice?

 Compared with the previous ultra-thin steel watch, the new rose gold ultra-thin watch has increased its diameter from 40mm to 42mm, while adopting the classic simple shape of the three hands and date display. The large fire enamel dial is baked at a temperature of more than 1,000 degrees, showing a long-lasting luster. On the dial between 4 o’clock and 5 o’clock, and between 7 o’clock and 8 o’clock, the hidden ‘JB’ characters are faintly drawn, looming with the flow of light, following the traditional tradition of signatures at the end of the masterpiece of enamel artisans. The slender willow-shaped hour and minute hands are hollowed out and paired with the central seconds hand, which is also decorated with ‘JB’ lettering, showing the perfect essence of elegance.

Through the sapphire crystal case back, you can see the new Blancpain 1335 automatic movement equipped with the watch. The movement consists of 220 parts and 35 jewel bearings and has a power reserve of up to 8 days. The Geneva-carved bridge and the honeycomb-engraved automatic rotor show the brand’s exquisite polishing technology. At the same time, the watch also comes with a chocolate alligator strap.

Watches Channel