In exactly one year from now, on February 9, 2018, the 2018 Winter Olympics will open their entryways in PyeongChang, South Korea. As it is currently common, the authority watch of the Olympics will again be Omega Watches. In fact, the Biel-based brand has satisfied the part on 27 events since 1932. Also, on the grounds that it has now become a common practice (see the 2016 Rio Editions, here and here , or the first PyeongChang Edition ), Omega will have a committed watch to commend the occasion. With the shades of the South Korean banner as a motivation, here is the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m PyeongChang 2018 Limited Edition.
This new PyeongChang 2018 Limited Edition depends on the updated version of the Omega Planet Ocean 600m , presented a year ago at Baselworld. This 43.5mm plunge watch shows a particular shading plan for the event of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, all dependent on the shades of the South Korean banner, which means blue and red. Limited to 2,018 pieces, this Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m PyeongChang 2018 is cased in treated steel and highlights a cleaned blue clay [ZrO2] dial and unidirectional bezel, mixed with red elastic for the initial 15 minutes – something that showed up first in 2016, on the customary PO 600m. The moment scale on the jumping bezel is illuminated in metallic tones, on account of the Liquidmetal technology.
Alongside the blue earthenware dial with red accents, the blue clay bezel with red elastic, that equivalent shading plan is additionally applied to the lash, which really utilizes a blue elastic, red covering and stitchings and a bleu texture on top. What’s more, a treated steel wristband will be accessible in the extraordinary introduction box. At last, moved on the sapphire caseback of the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m PyeongChang 2018 Limited Edition are the words “PyeongChang 2018” and the Olympic Games logo.
As said, this Olympics limited edition of the Planet Ocean 600m depends on the refreshed form appeared in 2016 . While the plan of the watch has developed distinctly in subtleties (somewhat overhauled numerals and lists), it’s essentially on the specialized side that this watch has been redone. Most importantly, the case has another breadth, at 43.5mm (which replaces the existing 42mm adaptation, and 45.5mm width is presently held uniquely to the chronographs). At that point, the case is somewhat more slender than previously, regardless of whether at 16.04mm, it stays a strong watch.
Evolutions are likewise observable on the materials utilized. For example, the artistic bezel actually depends on the Liquidmetal innovation for consistently collaborated scales, yet this bezel currently additionally incorporates elastic to make a differentiating 15-minute scale. The dial is not any more generally done in metal yet is made from super safe cleaned ceramic.
The last of the advancements isn’t the least of them, as it concerns the development. Surely, the PO 600m (thus does this Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m PyeongChang 2018 Limited Edition) is presently highlighting the Master Chronometer development , which means the completely antimagnetic type which has been tried in quite possibly the most thorough habits (under criteria defined with METAS ). The Caliber 8900 is impervious to 15,000 Gauss, is delivered in-house and highlights the co-pivotal escapement, a free sprung-offset with silicon balance spring, two barrels mounted in arrangement, programmed twisting in the two ways – with 60h force reserve.
The Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m PyeongChang 2018 Limited Edition will be delivered in 2,018 pieces. Cost isn’t at this point uncovered, yet . More subtleties on www.omegawatches.com .