Longines Classic Retro Series has launched the Longines 24-hour single-button chronograph. This new work is a replica of a pilot watch produced by Longines in the early days, equipped with a proprietary movement, and equipped with a 24-hour dial.
Saint-Imier-a small town in the Swiss Jura mountain valley is the birthplace of Longines. Longines was founded here in 1832, and since then the long history of the brand has been rooted in Somia, and the Longines Museum has also inhabited here. Longines is well versed in the brand’s rich watchmaking skills and always upholds the tradition of watchmaking. It draws inspiration from the collection of the Longines Museum and designs a new replica watch to form the classic replica series. The latest member of the series is the 24-hour single button The chronograph watch reproduces a pilot watch produced by the brand in the 1950s.
This watch follows the original large dial with a diameter of 47.50 mm and a 24-hour time display. It has a black or silver dial with a factory number. The closed case back of the stainless steel case is decorated with Longines’ famous flying wing hourglass logo. The logo was registered by the brand in 1889. It is the oldest trademark in all registered trademarks of the World Intellectual Property Organization. .
The original movement is based on a pocket watch movement. The latest Longines 24-hour single-button chronograph contains a new L789 automatic mechanical movement. This exclusive Longines movement is equipped with a column wheel chronograph. The function is adapted from Longines’ original single-button movement. This watch displays the time with 24 hours, a small second hand at 18 o’clock, and a date display window at 12 o’clock directly below the dial. With black or silver dial, with black or brown alligator strap. (Picture / Text Watch House Xiao Sen)