Even if the giant wheel of time rotates and advances day and night, people will always sigh and remember the past. Just because people remember the characteristics of the past, the retro wave is very popular in the watchmaking industry. Watchmakers recreate the classic models, engraving the history and tradition of watchmaking aesthetics on the replica watches, so that the dial carries A reminiscence of watchmaking, opening the tunnel of time.
Blancpain Fifty Fathoms
In the twentieth century, the Fifty Fathoms not only prevailed in the national army, but also led the civil field. The design of the civilian version of the Fifty Fathoms includes atomic symbols, oblique circles and yellow circles marked with ‘radiation-free’ to show the difference from military watches. Although military and civilian Fifty Falcons use non-radioactive plutonium materials to make pointers and scales to maintain their translucent gloss in the dark, only the civilian Fifty Falcons have been marked with ‘radiation-free’. This subtle difference has become one of the classic elements of the Fifty Fathoms design over the decades.
In order to trace the past and commemorate the classic elements, Blancpain launched the Fifty Fathoms Radiation Reproduction Watch, whose English name is Tribute to Fifty Fathoms, which means ‘tribute to classic Fifty Fathoms watches’. The timepiece follows the shape of the 50’s diving watch in the 1960s and is limited to 500 pieces worldwide.
The Fifty Fathoms Radiation Proof Edition inherits Fifty Fathoms’ most iconic features: the oversized hour markers and hands ensure the best readability of the watch at 30 standard air pressure. The black dial and black bezel contrast with the luminous display. The surface texture is easy to operate, and the one-way rotation system can avoid the negligence of excessive diving time. The specially crafted scratch-resistant sapphire bezel has a slightly curved convex effect to enhance its impact resistance. The case is equipped with crown protection to ensure the safety of important components. The material of the strap is black canvas lined with fifty-five rubber linings-sturdy, sporty and waterproof. In order to reflect the nostalgic characteristics, the watch’s bezel is affixed with a ‘no radiation’ logo-to show that the coating of the luminous hands does not contain radioactive substances.
Panerai Radiomir California 3 Days
Originated from Radiomir’s first prototype for the Italian Navy in 1936, with a ‘half Roman numerals and half Arabic numerals’ faceplate design, it is said that this faceplate design comes from Rolex’s early transport box The appearance, so that the watch dealers far in California, the United States, named the design of the face plate ‘California face plate’.
In 2012 Panerai Radiomir California 3 Days, the first dial design of the Radiomir case, 47mm diameter stainless steel pillow case, slender linear lugs, conical crown, simple dial, even Under extremely weak light conditions, the time can be clearly read. The faceplate also engraved the classic California faceplate, with Roman numerals in the upper half and Arabic numerals in the lower half, with concise horizontal bar symbols at 6 and 9 o’clock, and an inverted triangle mark at 12 o’clock. The only difference is the detailed presentation of the face plate. Like the sword-shaped hands changed to metallic colors, adding the beauty of antiquity, the 3 o’clock position is no longer a time mark, the date window function is added, and Arabic numerals and roman numerals are alternated. The hour markers are displayed at the 6 o’clock position, adding the OP logo, which is loved by watch fans, and engraved with the word ‘CALIFORNIA’ on the outer 12 o’clock position, making the overall design of the face plate more prominent. Pick up the nostalgia of the past, and the historical stories behind it.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Grande Reverso Ultra Thin Tribute to 1931
The Reverso watch is designed to be worn by British officers during polo matches without having to worry about breakage of the fragile watch. Since its inception in 1931, the Reverso watch has interpreted time in a variety of ways, with different sizes of cases, or equipped with innovative complications, while retaining the classic characteristics of double-sided watches. In 2011, at the 80th anniversary of the iconic Reverso watch, the Jaeger-LeCoultre launched the 1931 reprint of the Grande Reverso Ultra Thin Tribute to 1931 to commemorate the history of this legendary series. This watch is inspired by the aesthetics of historical models. It is equipped with an ultra-thin case, popular sizes and a design that is true to the prototype, which makes the watch unique.
The replica not only faithfully presents its appearance, with black or white dials inspired by the original Reverso watch, stick hour markers and sword-shaped hands, it is also perfectly integrated into the latest launch of the Grande Reverso Ultra Thin In the enlarged case, the spirit of 1931 is interpreted in modern style. The dial of the watch is exactly the same as the original model, only engraved with ‘Reverso’, while the Jaeger-LeCoultre logo is engraved on the case back.
Corum Chargé d’Affaires
The Corum Chargé d’ Affaires replica watch is a new collection of Corum following the column series Corum Bridges and the Admiral’s Cup series. It integrates the brand’s most iconic classics and unique watchmaking technology over the years.
Chargé d’Affaires, a replica watch with fashion elements, has been around since 1956. It is one of the first watch styles launched after the brand was created. It looks the same to retain its unique character and classic taste. Alarm clock-as the name suggests, a watch that will ring like an alarm clock. According to different tapping methods and sounding principles, the alarm volume and sound quality of the alarm watch are also very different. Not only it has a reminder function, the wearer can also enjoy the beauty of the ringtone and experience the vibration.
The CO 286 manual winding mechanical movement embedded in Chargé d’Affaires is the same movement used when the watch was launched in 1956. It has a power reserve of 46 hours and is equipped with two barrels and two corresponding winding crowns. (One to adjust the pointer, one to adjust the alarm device), driving the operation of hours, minutes, and small seconds, and the alarm device can beep to produce a clear and pleasant note for up to 12 seconds. The transparent case back gives a complete perspective of the entire mechanical structure and the splint engraved with the words ‘1956 – Chargé d’Affaires-2012’.
Zenith’s 1939s French flight watch ‘Montre d’Aeronef Type 20’
In 1909, the father of aviation, Brerio, when flying the English Channel, was wearing a 20th century Zenith TYPE20 aircraft watch. In 2012, Zenith launched the new PILOT Pilot Watches in Basel’s new products, carrying the dreams of many people flying in space, exploring the unknown and unknown sky, and flying happily in the sky.
Zenith’s 1939s French flight watch ‘Montre d’Aeronef Type 20’ can also be called authentic: oversized 57.5mm case, onion crown, roman numerals, pointer shape, plus The words ‘Special’ at 6 o’clock on the dial are faithfully reproduced. The change is that the small seconds dial is moved to the 9 o’clock position, and the power reserve indicator is added to the 3 o’clock position, supplemented by red hands, which looks more military. Its movement also caters to the engraving style, using the antique movement of the 1960s. Limited to 250 pieces worldwide, it is now sold out on the official website.
GIRARD-PERREGAUX Vintage1945 XXL Small Seconds Men’s Watch
Girard Perregaux Vintage1945 men’s and women’s watch
Girard Perregaux’s GIRARD-PERREGAUX Vintage 1945 series is inspired by the rectangular decorative art style introduced in 1945, expressing the multiple characteristics of craftsmanship, architecture and fine arts between the wrist. While loyal to its original spirit, this series has undergone a series of evolution over the years, and has changed a variety of different styles of men’s and women’s watches, allowing GIRARD-PERREGAUX to show the brand’s outstanding creativity and watchmaking technology.
GIRARD-PERREGAUX Vintage1945 XXL small seconds series men’s watch, simple and modern style deepens the pursuit of creativity. Its generous size shows the masculinity of a man, and the curvature of the case makes it more comfortable to wear. Imitating the design of the ancestor of the series, the dial adopts Arabic numerals, the ‘track-type’ minute scale and a slightly depressed small second dial at 6 o’clock; the lines of the bezel and the lugs form a pleasing symmetry. It is the main feature of the decorative arts. It perfectly balances the overall design, but it is strong but not exaggerated, showing its characteristics in every detail.
GIRARD-PERREGAUX Vintage1945 Lady
GIRARD-PERREGAUX Vintage1945 Lady watch, the design enlarges the width of the rectangular case, this series of new products pay tribute to women. This change, full of unique personality and charm, brings a touch of modernity and originality to its classic elegance.