Monday, April 23, 2012

What watch would Lawrence of Arabia wear - an alternate view

This is another new offering from Hanhart that I got to try on at BaselWorld -

Courtesy of Hanhart
This is the Primus Desert Pilot - and it is REALLYYYYYYYY cool!

Here are the specs - straight from Hanhart:

HAN3809 modified automatic chronograph movement (bicompax), based on the Valjoux 7750 calibre; 28,800 vibrations per hour, 4 Hz; 28 jewels; rotor with a skeletonised Hanhart logo; power reserve of min. 42 hours
Small seconds at 9 o’clock, 30-minute counter at 3 o’clock, date display at 6 o’clock
Stainless steel; anodised aluminium red button; fluted bezel with inlaid red marking; convex, internally anti-reflective sapphire glass; screwed-down, internally anti-reflective sapphire glass case back; screw-in crown; flexible lugs; diameter 44 mm, height 15 mm; water-resistance to 10 bar/100 m
Sand; with Super-LumiNova®-coated, luminous Arabic numerals, index marks and hands
Textile; folding clasp with inlaid red marking (anodised aluminium) made from stainless steel
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You know I'm a sucker for all things Hanhart and this one was no exception!

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