Baselworld 2014: Divers' watches

Wednesday, 25 June 2014 - 3:16pm IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: dna
These leading brands help you keep a track of time even in the deepest seas

Girard Perregaux
 

Sea Hawk
This timepiece takes a bold stance with vivid hues. Cobalt blue and coral orange are the chosen colours for the dial, the hands and the unidirectional bezel of this diver’s instrument. The watch is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement and the case comes in stainless steel and rubber. It is water-resistant up to 1,000 meters. It has a 46-hour power reserve and the strap is blue rubber.

Oris

Aquis Red
This limited edition is dedicated to the ongoing support of marine life projects, a tribute to the Red Sea’s wondrous depths and a call for its preservation. The case comes in stainless steel and the dial is dark grey in colour. It has an automatic winding date and the strap is rubber.

Brand speak
To celebrate 110 years of Oris, we have a new movement, which has a 10-day power reserve. Oris is known for its mechanical watches and movements. In today’s day and age you don’t need a watch to tell time, as time is everywhere. We need an emotion which comes with a mechanical movement and timepiece.

Ulrich W Herzog
Executive Chairman, Oris

Rolex

Sea-Dweller 4000
Sporting a 400mm case in 904 L steel, a date display with no magnifier and 4,000 ft of water resistance, this timepiece is the stuff of dive watch legend. It also includes a Cerachrom bezel and a Glidelock clasp with a 26mm diving extension on the bracelet. It has a power reserve of 48 hours. The helium escape valve is the Sea-Dweller’s signature feature and it can be seen at the 9’o clock side of the case.

Tag Heuer

Aquaracer Lady 
300m
Features such as the unidirectional turning bezel and water resistance to 300 meters, make this a unique diving timepiece. The watch is equipped with a quartz movement, the case comes in an alternate finebrushed and polished steel case, the bezel has 30 Top Wesselton diamonds. The dial is mother-ofpearl and has 11 Top Wesselton diamonds. The bracelet is finebrushed and polished steel.

Vict orinox 

Dive Master 500
The 500 pieces in this exclusive 43mm model are powered by a mechanical chronograph movement with automatic winding, visible through the sapphire crystal caseback. This caliber makes it a genuine diving The case is in grade 2 titanium, sandblasted matt gray. The dial is monochrome grey and the watch is water resistant to 500 meters. The watch comes in a sandblasted matt grey titanium strap.




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