Stall in a blink of an eye on the time and date of the place where you arrive, keeping the home 24 hours time and without losing the precision of the minute: is not the dream of every traveller ‘ dream come true: with the new Replica Watches Chronomat GMT, Breitling offers a travel watch with ease of use without precedent. Just pull out the Crown and rotate it forward or backward to juggle time zones with ease. Equipped with the new caliber Breitling 04, entirely developed and manufactured in the workshops of the brand, the Chronomat GMT is also one of the rare Chronographs to offer a second zone of such a feature. With its exclusive design and its dial to the subtle 3D effects, it is the new reference for those who want to live performance at all latitudes.
An innovative mechanism
Of the famous Unitime universal time, star of the 1950s, the current Navitimer World with second time zone watches travel has always been a place of choice in the Breitling collections. A natural vocation for fetish brand drivers, become the ‘world aviation provider. Today, Breitling returns to the forefront in this area by unveiling a new instrument that is distinguished by its mode of operation both friendly and intelligent. To ensure a comfort without equal, watchmakers and engineers from the firm developed a system of differential – with a patent filing – which allows to disconnect the gear needle of local time when changing time zone. This operation thus has no influence on the accuracy of the watch or on the performance of the chronograph.
A high-performance chronograph
If the Chronomat GMT is necessary as an instrument of exception, it is also because it combines this convenient system of a chronograph dual time zone – and not any what chronograph. The new caliber Breitling 04 developed for this model is derived, indeed, size Breitling 01, more reliable, more robust and more efficient automatic chronograph movements, entirely designed and manufactured in the workshops of the company. It has the same original architecture and the characteristics of advanced, a column, a vertical coupling-clutch wheel starts providing high accuracy and a power reserve of more than 70 hours – not to mention various innovative features like the patented self-centring of the reset hammers. Designed to provide maximum functionality and security to employment, size 04 is manufactured to a high-tech production chain concept that revolutionizes the traditional Assembly of the movements. Breitling guarantees its “instruments for professionals’ large scale genuine reliability. Like all movements of the brand, the engine performance is certified chronometer by the COSC (Switzerland official chronometer control) – the highest reference for accuracy.
A powerful style
The new Chronomat GMT is based on the strong, unique and critical of the leader model design Breitling, with its imposing casing steel heavy-duty, water-resistant to 500 m, and the unidirectional rotating bezel engraved with exclusive figures. But its dial, available in six colors, with counters tone on tone or contrasting, has been redesigned to give it a personality aside. The applied index are equipped with highly original serif inspired Roman numerals; This refined detail emphasizes the square shape of the central area raster standing out subtly, at the discretion of the light. Lace red triangular point in dique needle time of the home on a scale of 24 hours partially under the flange – giving the dial more of life and relief playing on the third dimension. The markers and hands of local time are enhanced luminescent coating guaranteeing excellent readability of day and night. Manufactured entirely in Switzerland, and with finishes very neat, the Chronomat GMT is choice, various types of bracelets ranging styles and jobs: classic button Barenia leather or crocodile, sportiness of rubber, character robust and masculine of the stainless steel Pilot bracelet bracelets. A world of elegance and performance, for the true chronograph from travellers.
A peerless functionality
The new Chronomat GMT has two central hour hands. The first, with the minute hand, runs on 12 hours. The second, with a red triangular tip, runs 24 hours. When the user is in its country of residence, the two hour hands work perfectly synchronized way.
To adjust the needle 12 hours local time, the user must simply pull the Crown to position 2 and rotate, in one direction or the other, the number of notches corresponding to the number hours difference. The date display is indexed on this needle 12 hours and change automatically, if necessary, forward as backward. The Red needle keeps time of the place of residence on a 24 hours basis, which allows to distinguish between day and night, and so wake up relatives or business partners by their calling deep in their sleep. If the traveller makes stopover in multiple time zones, it it simply every time to repeat the same operation, then – once home – to hand over the two needles at the same time. Diffi cult to make more simple!