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Watches at 2013 SIHH – Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Series Chronograph 44 mm

Special Golden AP Watch

As the first-ever Royal Oak Offshore Series Chronograph using all-ceramic to build the case and bezel, the diameter of 44 mm sport watch with deep black color to highlight its high performance and masculinity.

Audemars Piguet chooses ceramic to build this chronograph, the inspiration stems from this hard material’s excellent characteristics and durability. The wear resistance of ceramic is excellent, only diamonds can draw scratches on its surface, its hardness is far better than steel. However, for the processing of ceramic material components, watchmakers need more time and cost. Royal Oak Offshore chronograph wrist case production requires nearly 12 hours, while the bezel also consumes eight hours than the production of stainless steel material bezel. High standard finishing process of ceramic materials is comparable with finishing operations on stainless steel materials.

It is worth mentioning that Audemars Piguet watch factory specializes in the innovation of the ceramic alloys, tantalum and ceramic materials used in high-performance sports watches. In pursuit of the perfect details and reducing the risk of scratches, Audemars Piguet engineers adhere to the excelsior attitude, using ceramic to build crown and buttons. Only the sapphire crystal case-back and strap buckle are made of titanium material. The bezel screws use stainless steel material.

In order to underline the forceful strong qualities of this timepiece, Audemars Piguet factory in Le Brrear endus follows the classic black “Méga Tapisserie” ultra large lattice-like decoration of Royal Oak Offshore Series to decorate the dial, implicitly embedding black small seconds dial at 12 o’clock position, and black chronograph dial at 6:00 and 9:00 positions. Chronograph dial with red pointers make reading clarity, and central chronograph seconds hand also uses same tone. This chronograph with unyielding sharp as features, every detail processing all show classic costly wind.

In addition, the pointers and time scales made of platinum are covered with fluorescent coating, so the wearer can accurately read time in the dark. This fully functional watch also sets calendar window at 3:00. It is equipped with a Calibre 3126/3840 automatic winding movement, power reserve Rolex Cellini replica up to 55 hours. The movement is made of 365 parts, and you can enjoy some components operation through the sapphire crystal case back.