Fortis: the first and only. Watchmaker who conquered outer space

Fortis: the first and only


Watchmaker who conquered outer space, is celebrating the 100th anniversary.Such a momentous event it was decided to mark the release of several models.

Marinemaster Vintage Limited Edition – clever remake of the popular in the 1970s. Model Marinemaster. Marine collection first appeared in 1940, after so many decades, these hours each time manage to appear in a new light. Invariably, the emphasis is on corporate colors Fortis, as well as convenient location of the three subsidiary dials.

The new chronograph with automatic timing mechanism made of polished brushed steel. Strange as it seems, have little diver’s watch waterproof (50m) and the relatively small size of the housing (40 mm).

Rotating (120 clicks on a full turn) unidirectional bezel with black finish and white markings, so the risk of becoming a decorative element that are in demand, except that, in the lagoons of the Egyptian Sea.

Fortis: the first and only
Hourly indices and hands coated with white luminous hour paint and the side counters are marked with bright orange and blue retro-flower (just released in 500 copies. Each color). Delivered Marinemaster Vintage LE on a black leather strap with white stitching and steel buckle.

Another world first from Fortis, formed in the coming year, especially for men, – F-43 Flieger Limited Edition Chronograph Alarm GMT Chronometer COSC Dual Power Reserve.

In addition to the long name, the model has another, even more remarkable dignity. This is the world’s first mechanical watch with two indicators of the range! One is responsible for the mechanism, the second – for the alarm. Swiss automatic F-2012 consists of more than 500 parts, has anti-shock system Incabloc, two independent winding reel, 50-hour power reserve.

Embossed silver opaline dial with blue Arabic numerals and overhead hourly index shows a large amount of information in an accessible, well-read form. Date, Time, GMT, pointer AM / PM, power reserve indicator, alarm and chronograph – a place was found for almost all indicators!

Diameter of the “horned” body – 43 mm, water resistant to 50 meters.

On the right side crown and chronograph buttons on the left – button to set the time and GMT alarm control button. Supplied with a blue strap watch from crocodile skin with buckle in stainless steel.

Each of the 100 copies limited edition is numbered and the very reasonable price: $ 20 850.

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