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Feb 25

IWC Chronograph Automatic for Pilot’s

        IWC (International Watch Co) Schaffhausen is a well-known watchmaker launched in the 19th century, by a visionary entrepreneur from Boston, Florentine Ariosto Jones. He was a renowned engineer and a master watchmaker who dedicated his life to creating outstanding timepieces defined by immaculate precision and reliability. Through the years, the Swiss watch-making brand remained fateful to its creator’s life-guiding principles and continued to bring to life remarkable wristwatches for its demanding clientele.

        Nevertheless, among the watch-connoisseurs worldwide the watchmaker is famous for its high-quality pilot’s watches that, during the Second World War, have been supplied the two enemy armies- the British Royal Air Force and the German Luftwaffe. Tracing their roots back to the 1930’s, the IWC Pilot’s Watches are characterized above all by remarkable resistance to magnetic fields, atmospheric pressure and good water tightness.

        Recently the watchmaker enriched its Pilot’s Watches collection with another superb chronograph model, the stylish IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Automatic.

        The watch features a robust round case measuring 42 mm in diameter, which provides a remarkable resistance to magnetic fields of approximately 300-400 gauss, and, it confers 60-meters water tightness, being also protected against the eventual air pressure drops that can occur during a flight.

        The watch features a sporty black dial, with white highlights in the Arabic numeral hour markers and hour hands. The timepiece features a stopwatch function that can be used in conjunction with the main second’s hand, for a time interval of p to 12 hours. At 9 o’clock, position there is a small second’s chronograph counter, fitted with an individualizing red hand, moreover, at 3 o’clock there is a small date aperture.

        The stylish IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Automatic accommodates a mechanical self-winding movement, the IWC Calibre 79320 that oscillates at a frequency of 28,800 beats per hour and confers the advantage of a 44 hours power reserve.

        The IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Automatic is available in two variations, in either stainless steel or a more precious 18-karat pink gold variation fitted with black, respectively brown genuine leather strap.

        An eye-catching timepiece, this new IWC creation is bound to bring a plus of sophistication to any outfit, and to be the perfect timekeeping companion for the venturous man of the 21st century, in addition the superb IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Automatic it will be available for a price ranging between $3,400.00 up to $10,000.00 for the pink gold variation.

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