As the first new product released by Breitling CEO Georges Kern after taking office, the new Navitimer 8 B01 chronograph relies on classic designs such as the coin-rim bezel and reverse panda dial of the brand’s antique pilot watch It has attracted extensive attention from table friends and is a popular new work. Recently, when we visited the new Breitling flagship store in Beijing’s Wangfuzhong Central, we saw this kind of physical, masculine, tough shape, stylish, classic disk design, through the back cover design can see Breitling homemade 01 movement The look is pleasing. Below, let’s take a look at the charm of the real thing by taking the black disk model as an example:
In the 1930s, Breitling established the ‘Huit Aviation’ (Huit means 8 in French) for the manufacture of airborne timers for pilots. This is the name of the new series. At that time, ‘Huit’ also referred to the 8-day power reserve equipped with the onboard timer. As the focus model in the series, the new Navitimer 8 B01 watch is available in stainless steel with a black or blue dial, or in 18k red gold with a brown dial. The dial and chronograph small dial are available. The colors are all in sharp contrast. Provide more choices for friends who like aviation chronograph watches.
The rotating bezel with practical indicator hour markers and easy-to-operate glass bezels were indispensable elements in early pilot watches. This iconic design is also reflected in the Breitling Aviation Chronograph 8 B01 Chronograph. Under polishing and polishing, it is more round and delicate, adding a good operating feel. The front and sides of the case are brushed and polished to effectively prevent accidental scratches from affecting the overall appearance of the watch.
The stylish and classic black inverted panda plate presents the biggest highlight of this watch. The three white function dials are significantly different from the dial, making the timing and seconds display more intuitive. The Arabic numeral time scale coated with the luminous part echoes the central two hands, which is convenient when you can see clearly even in a dark environment.
Through the back cover of the process, Breitling’s self-winding 01 chronograph movement leaps forward, showing a unique mechanical feel. This movement is equipped with a longitudinal clutch system and provides a watch with a power reserve of more than 70 hours. In addition, this watch has a water resistance of 100 meters, which can be said to be a static and movable sports model among the brands.
This aviation chronograph 8 B01 chronograph is equipped with a stainless steel bracelet. The middle part is polished and retouched, and the two sides are brushed, showing two kinds of look and feel of the material. In addition, the watch has a beige alligator black alligator strap and a pin buckle to choose from.
Breitling Aviation Chronograph 8 B01 Chronograph
Summary: This year is a year of development and innovation for Breitling. Because most of the new watches have a consistent tough style, they have become much more intimate. In particular, a few items with leather straps are inclined in style in terms of casual sports. Makes the watch more casual and more in line with the current aesthetic needs. As a popular item in the new product, the time of this chronograph in the store must be limited. If you like it, then you may take this opportunity to enter the store and win.
This quotation was collected on June 26, 2018. The watch price / spot is subject to change at any time. For the final price, please pay attention to the store details.
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