At the 2019 Geneva International Watch & Clock Fair, in order to present different watch designs, each brand showed a stunning design look in terms of style, materials and functions. Among them, Panerai’s The watch will reflect the word ‘new’ in the material structure. Panerai presents two new professional diving watches made by Carbotech. The lightweight composite material is mainly composed of carbon fiber, which is sturdy and durable with outstanding mechanical properties. The diameters of the two watch cases are 42 mm and 47 mm respectively.
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Panerai was the first to introduce Carbotech carbon fiber composite materials into the fine watchmaking world. The main component is carbon fiber, which is lighter than stainless steel and titanium, and has excellent performance in shock resistance and corrosion resistance. The materials have all kinds of outstanding performance, and the matte black texture is changeable, creating a unique personality for each watch, and also turning Panerai into an exclusive watch on your wrist.
Carbotech sheet is made of carbon fiber sheet and high-tech polymer PEEK (polyetheretherketone), which is compressed under high pressure at a specific temperature, making the integrated composite material stronger and more reliable. The extremely long carbon fiber gives the material a uniform and beautiful look. Each carbon fiber sheet is formed by overlapping in different directions, giving Carbotech more outstanding mechanical properties than similar materials. It stands out from many advanced watchmaking materials such as ceramics and titanium, and is lighter and more resistant to external pressure With both anti-corrosion characteristics, it is popularly known as a watch that is light-weight for daily wear, more flexible for diving, and meets professional fields and daily life.
The new Panerai Submersible Carbotech TM stealth series carbon fiber watch’s case, rotating bezel and crown bridge are all made of this extraordinary material, which is tempered into an extremely professional diving watch, equipped with excellent technical performance, while showing The vigorous style of Panerai brings together the tireless research and development results of the brand’s Laboratorio di Idee.
The bezel can accurately calculate each dive time, with an all-black dial, and the hour scale is coated with Super-LumiNova, which ensures that it is clear and readable in sufficient light or completely dark environment or underwater. The minute, hour and 12 o’clock scales of the watch all emit dazzling green luminous light, while the other hour scales have blue luminous light, which makes it easy for the wearer to read clearly even in dim and dark water. .
A rubber strap is sturdy and durable to meet the needs of diving. The black background is decorated with the brand’s blue ‘OP’ logo, showing a sharp contrast. It is also equipped with a Panerai-made trapezoidal titanium buckle. Coating processing.
The two new Panerai Submersible Carbotech TM stealth carbon fiber watches launched this time are different in that their respective case diameters and Panerai automatic winding movements are different. The 47mm case diameter PAM01616 is equipped with the P.9010 movement; the other model PAM00960 uses the 42mm case and is equipped with the compact OP XXXIV movement. Both models are equipped with 3-day power reserve.
The use of new materials demonstrates the watchmaking attitude of Panerai brand watch development in many aspects, for the convenience of our daily life, but also to provide the strongest protection for professionals. Interested friends may wish to pay more attention to it.
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