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2014-04-15

AQUADIVE Bathysphere 100 GMT TURQUOISE

By TLex AQUADIVE have a released a third color variant of the Bathysphere 100 GMT, which is now available with either a yellow, white or turquoise chapter ring and GMT hand. The watch is based on an original design that dates back to the early 70s.

It has been combined with the most advanced manufacturing technologies and materials available, today; such as German CNC machining, scratch resistant sapphire and ceramic, Viton seals, and an iconic ISOfrane strap, arguably one of the best rubber divers straps available, today!



Its case has been turned and CNC machined in Germany out of a single solid block of German 316L surgical grade. It measures 43mm in diameter (excluding crown), has an overall length (lug to lug of 49mm and a thickness of 15mm.

The case is water-resistant to 1000 meters / 3300 feet. It features a Stainless steel screw down crown and case back, a unidirectional rotational divers bezel with a ceramic inlay and an integrated automatic Helium Release Valve (HRV) at 6 o'clock.



It is powered by a Swiss made ETA 2893-2, automatic mechanical movement with a ball bearing rotor, date, corrector, stop second device regulator system, ETACHRON and regulator corrector.

Further spec includes: 21 jewels, shock protection, a 51 degree lift angle, 28,800 bph, a power reserve 42 hours, a hacking seconds hand, hour, minute, central seconds hands, quick-set date, 24-hour hand. Size: 11.5 ligne. accuracy, adjusted in 5 positions with an individual certificate that accompanies each watch.



The Bathysphere 100 GMT is a Limited Edition of 500 pieces, engraved ***/500. Retail price: 2490USD. However it has a special pre-order price of 1990USD. Expected delivery is by end of April.

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