Monthly Archives: October 2016

Breitling Navitimer GMT Replica Aurora Blue Limited Edition

Breitling’s post-Baselworld 2016 rollout of new models continues with a new, all-blue, limited-edition version of its iconic Navitimer pilots’ watch, The Breitling Navitimer GMT Aurora Blue is equipped with the brand’s in-house Caliber B04, which pairs a chronograph with a GMT indication.

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The first Breitling Navitimer Replica Watches was launched in the mid-1950s as a watch designed specifically for pilots. It bore the logo of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association and became the group’s official timepiece.A “Cosmonaut” version of the Navitimer accompanied Scott Carpenter on Aurora 7 in 1962, making it the first wrist chronograph in space.The new Aurora Blue version of the Navitimer has an extra-large 48-mm stainless steel case with a curved, glareproof sapphire crystal. The Breitling Replica Watches predominantly blue dial has a discreet sunburst pattern and tone-on-tone subdials for the chronograph readouts and small seconds.

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The watch contains Cheap Breitling Replica manufacture Caliber B04, which combines a 1/4-second chronograph with an easy-to-use dual-time-zone indicator. To adjust the main hour hand to the local time, the user simply pulls out the crown and and turns it in either direction in one-hour increments, without causing any loss of precision in the minutes hand; the date also moves backward and forward automatically as the local time zone changes. In the meantime, the red-tipped GMT hand indicates the time in the wearer’s home time zone on a 24-hour scale, thus making it simple to determine whether it is day or night. The self-winding movement has a 70-hour power reserve and boasts, like all Cheap Breitling movements, a COSC chronometer certification.

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5 Milestone Breitling Replica Watches, from 1915 to Today

Pilots rely on Breitling’s chronographs, but calendars, world timers and divers’ watches also are part of the brand’s 130-plus-year history. Here are five important Breitling Replica Watches that helped define the brand’s identity from 1915 through the modern day.
Launched in 1941, the Breitling Chronomat Replica was based on a patent document that Breitling submitted in 1940.This new timepiece attracted many aficionados in sports and industry, and technicians appreciated its special features, which made their work easier. Later versions of the Chronomat with different cases and dials were the earliest ancestors of Breitling’s legendary Navitimer. The watch shown here contains Venus Caliber 175.

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Breitling Chronomat

Don’t be misled: this watch’s name,has nothing to do with the navy. The Breitling Navitimer Replica Watches, which debuted in 1952, was designed to help pilots coordinate time and navigation: it was equipped with calculating functions.Since it was introduced, the Navitimer has undergone various changes, mainly to its case and the calibers it housed, i.e., hand-wound, hand-wound with date, or self-winding, but no one has ever tampered with its most distinctive feature: its circular slide rule.

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Breitling Navitimer

Sales of chronographs declined markedly during the second half of the 1960s. Breitling and its competitor Heuer formed a partnership to develop the first automatic chronograph and hoped that its launch would help counteract the downturn.Furthermore, the date ring was positioned directly under the dial. Modular architecture also made it possible to install the crown on the left side, where it clearly showed that this was a self-winding watch. Cheap Breitling Replica and TAG Heuer were responsible for the design, the dials, the cases and the other components.The official launch of the Cheap Breitling Chrono-Matic, the world’s first automatic chronograph with micro-rotor, took place simultaneously in Geneva and New York on March 3, 1969.

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Breitling Chrono-Matic – 1969
Breitling Chrono-Matic

The Breitling Emergency, which debuted in 1995, was designed to save lives in critical situations.The transmitter of the Breitling Emergency could send signals via an extendible wire antenna if the wearer needed help. Once activated, the transmitter would repeatedly emit a 0.75-second impulse every 2.25 seconds.Two lithium batteries in the Breitling Emergency provided enough power to keep the transmitter operating for 48 hours. The electronic time-measuring module, which could measure elapsed intervals to the nearest 1/100 of a second, also had a countdown function, an alarm, and a time display in a second zone.

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Breitling Emergency

Breitling’s headliner for 2012 followed in the footsteps of its world-timer Unitime, which made its debut in 1951. From a technical and functional standpoint, the new watch, the Breitling Transocean Chronograph Unitime, was light-years ahead of its historical predecessor.All indicators could be set and adjusted, either forward or backward, via the crown.This action triggers the central hour hand, the date display and the 24-hour ring to reset themselves automatically; only the minutes and seconds hands continue to run unaffected.

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Breitling Transocean Unitime – 2012
Breitling Transocean Unitime