Press release - 11/02/2009
Credit BlancpainOn the eve in the Baselworld 2009 replica watch present, Blancpain offers the "big sister" of its now famous Fifty Fathoms watch: the brand-new 500 Fathoms. More high-performance and high-tech than in the past, the brand's most recent diver's replica watch displays an uncompromisingly sporting style. Waterresistant to a thousand metres, it is actually geared up by using a helium decompression valve which is essential when diving within a closed setting. The ultra-virile 500 Fathoms is fitted by using a 48 mm-diameter titanium situation an uncommon dimension for Blancpain. Presented given that the top sports watch, the 500 Fathoms is producing a placing entrance in to the selection of Blancpain diver's replica watches. Endowed which has a new face, a fresh dimensions and new performances, the 500 Fathoms is water-resistant to a thousand metres. It features a brushed titanium situation measuring 48 mm in diameter, outfitted with a crown guard. Put inside the situation at ten o'clock, a self-winding decompression valve ensures the security as well as the dependability from the watch, devoid of necessitating any dealing with to the part of your wearer. To reinforce readability, Blancpain has made large phosphorescent Arabic numerals which are hollowed in to the sunray-brushed metal appliques. The luminescent coating to the hour-markers, bezel markings and arms, in addition to the crimson tip in the sweep seconds hand, make sure ideal readability in all instances. The luminescent base on the black dial reveals its fluorescence only from the dark, whilst the day appears in white towards a black track record at four o'clock. The unidirectional ratcheted bezel facilitates handling and avoids any involuntary extension of the dive time. Crafted in titanium and sapphire crystal, it features a gentle cambered reduction that decreases the danger of impacts. The five hundred Fathoms is driven from the self-winding Calibre 1315, exclusively created to equip sports replica watches. It incorporates a glucydur balance with micrometric regulating screws, which can help to prevent any jarring from disturbing the sleek operating from the watch. 3 series-coupled barrels promise continuous electrical power along with a five-day electrical power reserve. The calendar process permits rapidly adjustment with the date at midnight in each directions. One more noteworthy function in the 500 Fathoms is its sapphire crystal letting just one to admire its self-winding motion, and its engraved oscillating bodyweight formed similar to a boat propeller, with out compromising either h2o resistance or security. The brand new 500 Fathoms is equipped using a sturdy, sporty and watertight strap in rubber-lined black sail canvas. A brand-new triple-blade folding clasp secured with two pushers on either sides sets the finishing touch, although yet another rubber strap and the put into practice essential to suit it comprehensive the set which comes in an ultra-rugged presentation box created to withstand excessive ailments. The performances plus the trustworthiness on the 500 Fathoms characterize a significant new specialized accomplishment bearing the unmistakable signature of Blancpain, which happens to be thus eloquently reaffirming the experience of its Manufacture from the demanding world of diver's replica watches. Like a tribute towards the spirit of journey to distant lands aboard high-class longhaul airliners, the Breitling Transocean welcomes a brand-new chronograph for girls endowed which has a distinctive mix of character and elegance.
With its understated layout and refined dials, the Transocean provides a resolutely up to date stylistic interpretation of your aesthetic of fifties and 1960s chronographs. Breitling has enriched the extraordinary collection having a 38 mm-diameter ladies' chronograph.
The case incorporates thoroughly clean strains, accentuated by a beveled bezel and slender lugs and comes inside of a choice of steel or 18K red gold. The intricately crafted dials are adorned with used hour-markers and hollowed counters showcasing a spiral motif. They may be available in 3 shades; deep black, glowing silver and an primary midnight blue shade. The caseback is engraved together with the two stylized planes; a longtime Breitling symbol, at the same time because the original B in 18K gold enhancing the dial.
The Transocean Chronograph 38 comes during the decision of a steel mesh bracelet, Barenia or crocodile leather-based straps, the latter supplying a broad selection of vivid or typical hues. Transocean? Chronograph? 38 also features exceptional performances because of a selfwinding chronograph movement chronometer-certified through the COSC (Swiss Formal Chronometer Screening Institute), the very best benchmark with regards to precision and trustworthiness.