9 Oct

Replica watches cartier santos 100 chronograph

The history of Santos Cartier watches dates back to 1904, when Louis Cartier, the watchmaker, decided to dedicate a watch to his good friend Alberto Santos-Dumont. Santos-Dumont was a pioneer of the famous Brazilian aviation and he was actually the person who pointed out the need for a measuring device useful and reliable aviation weather. It was also a great trendsetter since men worldwide, delighted with his strong personality and sense of style, they began wearing wristwatches instead of the pocket watches popular at that time.

The collection of Cartier Santos 100 was opened to celebrate a century since the first chronograph wristwatch first embraced Dumont. The frenzy of rage began at that time there was a great contribution to the creation of Cartier, as the brand we know today.

Cartier Santos 100 Chronograph Carbon is an unusual aspect Cartier gateway. The rugged and masculine design of this sporty, yet sophisticated Cartier is based on a special mold treated titanium, steel and gold. The three initial interpretations of this collection have been recently completed with a variety of large dimensions with ultra-modern sizes: 54.9 x 46.55 mm and 18.2 mm thick. The first three members of the Cartier Santos 100 Carbon Chronograph family were: Santos 100, Santos Chronograph XL 100 and XL 100. Santos first mentioned had a diameter of 32 mm, while the XL versions prided in one case a little roomier than 38 mm in diameter.


All weather, all terrain, all the time: Cartier Santos 100 Carbon Chronograph. What makes this remarkable watch is the force transmitted to the viewer’s eye from the first moment. It is solid, reliable, and can be considered one of the toughest soldiers Cartier and unpretentious. All these attributes must be special and unique treatment of titanium parts and steel ADLC (amorphous diamond-like carbon), which guarantees a scratch-proof surface and no fingerprints left on his stopwatch.

A trusted friend for good or ill Cartier Santos 100 Carbon Chronograph is available in various combinations to satisfy even the most discerning tastes. A dark gray, silver, solid block of black and white, steel and titanium is available aside 18 K gold and titanium variants. black dials, Roman numerals, sapphire crystals, titanium / Crown octagonal gold pink, toile strap voile, rhodium metal sword-shaped hands with phosphorescent layer and mechanical movement with automatic winding caliber Cartier 8630 are just some of the common qualities that recommend each Cartier Santos 100 carbon chronograph watches. If you still have doubts Santos 100 Carbon Chronograph will definitely be discarded by your side even when he chose to dive, not less than 330 feet / 100 meters.

The prices of these acquisitions life may vary depending on the model, but for the creations of solid gold you can get anywhere around $ 34,000.00.

18 Feb

Panerai celebrates the Year of the Monkey

As part of its series dedicated to Chinese New Year, the Swiss-Italian brand unveils a limited edition Luminor the effigy of the monkey.

The meeting between two ancient and remote traditions panerai replica uk gave birth to Sealand Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days Automatic Acciaio. New special edition printed in only 99 copies during the year of the monkey in the context of the series created by Officine Panerai as a tribute to the Chinese Zodiac, this is the eighth model of this exclusive series launched in 2009 .


The Year of the Monkey begins Monday, February 8, 2016 and will end Friday, January 27, 2017. In the Chinese Zodiac, monkey embodies virtues such as intelligence, eloquence and talent. Like all models in this series, this new Luminor 1950 Sealand boasts replica panerai a lid engraved with the image of the monkey. If the subject and style of engraving pay tribute to the Chinese astrological tradition, sophisticated technique used by Italian craftsmen is entirely manual.

First, steel is burned using a special tool, the “sparsello”. gold filaments are then embedded within the furrows made in the steel. Gold is injected into several parallel layers, then hit up completely fill the grooves etched in order to beautify the image of the monkey. This work requires a very precise knowledge on the part of artisans, because the son of gold are inlaid on a cover that has been engraved and polished. This engraved lid, coupled with a small mirror in its interior conceals a minimalist gray dial with a small seconds counter at 9 o’clock and a date window at 3 o’clock. It is mounted on a 44 mm Luminor 1950 case, entirely made of stainless steel AISI 316L satin, like the crown protector device above the winding crown.

This watch has a manufacture caliber Panerai, the automatic caliber P.9000, with a 3-day power reserve, a bidirectional oscillating weight and a quick adjustment system of the time, which also comes from automatically change the date. The Luminor 1950 3 Days Automatic Acciaio Sealand – 44 mm (PAM00850), available exclusively in the Panerai boutiques around the world, is water resistant to 10 bar (100 meters deep). Mounted on a soft brown leather strap, it comes with an interchangeable strap, a screwdriver and a special tool to change the bracelet.

16 Jan

Watches & Wonders: Panerai Radiomir dedicates to Galileo


The most Italian of the Swiss brands honors the famous scientist by unveiling a new version of its iconic Radiomir 1940.

On the occasion of Hong Kong living Watches & Wonders, Officine Panerai revives its origins Florentine by manufacturing a watch as a souvenir of Galileo, the great Tuscan scientist, formulating the law of isochronism of small oscillations of the pendulum, revolutionized the history of timekeeping devices.

Thanks to the sponsorship of Officine Panerai, Galileo Museum in Florence in 2012 has created a section hosting exhibitions that focus on this period and interactive multimedia devices that illustrate the decisive best panerai replica handmade contribution of Galileo to the history of timekeeping devices. Meanwhile, the watchmaker created an exclusive collection of watches “Lo Scienzato” to pay tribute to the important legacy of this physicist, philosopher, mathematician and astronomer.

The latest creation of Officine Panerai collection “Lo Scienzato” is this new Radiomir Tourbillon GMT 1940 Oro Rosso – 48 mm – presented at Watches & Wonders. The sophisticated labor skeleton of his movement P. 2005 / S, a hand-wound caliber with a tourbillon regulator, strikes the eye immediately. Each component has been reduced to its basic structure, which allows to admire the arrangement, finishing and functioning of this movement in every detail, both in the face and across the bottom. But it is undoubtedly the rotation of the tourbillon cage that best replica panerai attracts the most attention. The mechanism created by Officine Panerai is unusual: it performs a complete rotation in 30 seconds, against the usual 60 seconds, and rotates about an axis perpendicular rather than parallel to that of the balance. This special design allows more efficiently compensate for the positional errors caused by the gravity, which ensures a more precise time measurement.
Plates and skeletonized bridges not only reveal the fascinating interlacing cogs and watch components, they will also be admired relaxation springs within three barrels that give the timepiece a six-day power reserve . Reserve the remaining power is indicated on the rear of the movement.