Omega Seamaster 300M Chronograph 1993
Golden brown Novonappa leather strap. Non Chronograph serial numbers. The original was the first chronograph to feature the tachymeter engraved on an external bezel rather than printed on the dial, a design that was intended to benefit race car drivers. Hours, minutes, seconds Diameter: Breitling serial numbers production dates list ,how to date your Breitling navitimer chronomat superocean cockpit montbrilliant emergency colt aerospace crosswind wings chronomatic blackbird. Could Omega have gone manual with these? The first two numbers after the letter signify which Breitling caliber movement has been used for the watch As stated earlier from the number system was totally changed , the new system comprised of a letter followed by 5 numbers, the letter indicated what the watch was made from, as an example 13 is the cal 13 valjoux or 17 is the cal 17 ETA or 12 is a cal 12 lemania or
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As you probably already guessed, I'm a big fan of these watches. The Seamaster is one of the most storied collections in all of watchmaking and doing something fitting for a big anniversary is a no-brainer. Going all the way back to square one though is a smart approach. Most importantly, however, these look like watches that someone today with no knowledge of vintage watches at all could be pick up and enjoy, totally context free. They're a good size, the styling is classic but a little striking, and the movements inside are some of the best everyday movements you can find anywhere.
Ahead of the show opening, these might be the two watches I'm most excited to see in the metal. If the details have been executed as properly as I think they have been, these could be two straight up home runs for Omega.
Personally, I think it's the sub-seconds model for me, since it feels a little more s, but it's almost a coin flip. Which do you prefer? I'd love to know, so drop a note in the comments below. Applied Arabic numerals and daggers Lume: On hands and dagger-shaped hour markers center seconds only Water Resistance: It had a double cased anti-magnetic design to protect the movement.
The dial and hands are again faithful to the original, with the same arrow tipped hour hand and vintage style lume. The indices are sunk into the dial to allow for deeper lume plots that can give a stronger glow.
The Railmaster is powered by the Omega Master Chronometer caliber , which not coincidentally can resist magnetic fields up to 15, gauss the same magnetic field strength as a typical 1. Distinctive with its broad arrow hour hand and external steel tachymeter bezel. The original was the first chronograph to feature the tachymeter engraved on an external bezel rather than printed on the dial, a design that was intended to benefit race car drivers.
Of course, when NASA chose the Speedmaster for its astronauts during the Moon missions, that changed the focus and history of this iconic watch. The new LE is again extremely faithful to the original, and will be powered by the Omega caliber manual wind movement.
For those fortunate enough to have the means to acquire all three of these amazing watches, there will be a special Trilogy presentation box edition limited to pieces. It will feature an oak outer box with an engraved Seahorse logo on the lid and an engraved numbered plate on the front.
Inside will be a smaller vintage style box with containing all three of the watches. Also included will be a leather watch roll, along with three extra leather and three extra NATO straps and the changing tool. The Seamaster 60th Anniversary Limited Edition Master Chronometer 39mm The original Seamaster , ref CK is a stunning watch that is highly sought after in the vintage watch community. In this way, we are able to personalize your visit to the Website.
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You may change the settings to activate or deactivate each category of cookies. To find out more about cookies, please also see our Cookie Notice. Contact a boutique about this piece. The original OMEGA Railmaster of was a simple, practical, yet elegant watch designed for railway staff or anyone who worked close to electrical fields. The 40mm symmetrical case is made from stainless steel with a wave-edged design featured on the back.
Your watch and strap should go together perfectly, but that doesn't mean you can't experiment with different combinations. Why not mix things up and see what happens?
You may discover a look that's as individual as you are. Power reserve 55 hours. Self-winding movement with a Co-Axial escapement. Free sprung-balance with silicon balance spring, automatic winding in both directions. Special luxury finish with rhodium-plated rotor and bridges with Geneva waves in arabesque. Get the latest edition of our official Omega catalogue "The Collection". Order a Catalogue - See more. Close cookies settings Click on each button to activate or deactivate the use of each type of cookies.
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