Those who choose a Graham watches ebay Replica Chronofigher chronograph are already assured of having a distinctive timepiece. The left-handed configuration of the watch is already unusual, but its trigger mechanism is both unmissable and unmistakable. Watch aficionados can now secure a truly unique piece thanks to a personalised red 16 on the black ceramic bezel of this GMT model.
It’s well known that early pilots wore gloves to protect themselves against the freezing temperatures that prevailed outside cockpits that were protected from the elements either poorly or not at all. That’s why the crowns on the first pilot’s watches were oversized (sometimes called “onion” crowns) – a tradition that continues to this day. Graham, however, found a novel solution to the problem with the invention of a trigger mechanism that makes it possible to activate the chronograph function (hugely important for a pilot when flying by waypoints) with ease. Oversized chronograph counters and a large double-disc date also help to make the Chronofighter a supremely legible piece.
Graham Chronofighter Vintage GMT, unique piece © Graham
In the Vintage GMT version, a central GMT hand with a prominent red arrow-head tip (filled with SuperLuminova) adds a second time zone to the display. A black ceramic unidirectional bezel with 24 positions even allows for a third time zone to be programmed: the standard hour and minute hands show local time, the 24-hour GMT hand shows a second time zone (simply multiply the hour the hand is pointing to for the 24-hour clock) and turning the bezel can set an additional off-set from GMT for the third time zone. A dark green sunbrushed dial with radial gradient and a matching green calfskin strap round off the vintage look.
Precision Swiss timekeeping is provided by the G1733 self-winding chronograph movement, which operates at 28,800 vibrations per hour (4Hz) and offers a power reserve of 48 hours. The movement can be admired beneath a sapphire crystal case back. Furthermore, 100 metre water resistance ensures that the Graham watch unboxing Replica Chronofighter Vintage GMT is well equipped for even the most demanding environments.
This unique piece is available exclusively from WorldTempus for 7,450 Swiss francs.
The black rubber strap (with pin buckle made from black ceramic) was fortified with carbon fiber and includes a relief Clous de Paris pattern more frequently seen on dials and motion elements of other high end watches. “The Navy SEAL motto, ‘the only simple day was yesterday,’ is a motto we in Graham watch askmen Replica live by,” says Eric Loth, Graham’s founder, “as we’re constantly trying to discover a way to make a better watch and a much better world. We were drawn to the Navy SEAL Foundation due to their excellent work supporting those who give so far to encourage others.” Says Robin King, CEO of the Navy SEAL Foundation: The Navy SEAL Foundation is humbled by GRAHAM’s generous commitment of support to the warriors and families of Naval Special Warfare through the production and sale of the very beautiful limited-edition timepiece.” Scroll down to find some pictures of the watch accepted by WatchTime contributor Rob Velasquez at the start event aboard the Intrepid.
Anyone interested in purchasing this unique watch should send an email to WorldTempus’s director, Brice Lechevalier (firstname.lastname@example.org), co-creator of this one-of-a-kind model and your personal contact for all requests.
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