IWC, Portugieser Yacht Club Chronograph

The Portugieser Yacht Club Chronograph exhibits both a sporty design and a certain level of luxury with its 44.6 mm steel case. It is powered by a manufacture caliber equipped with a flyback function and a 68-hour power reserve. This model features a plain silver dial with unique hour and minute counters combined in a totalizer located at 12 o’clock. At 6 o’clock, the small seconds hand and the date window share a small counter. The chronograph comes with a steel strap that meets the preferences of water sports lovers.

ZENITH, Big Date Flyback Pilot

Zenith’s new 42.5mm Pilot Big Date Flyback, on display at the Watches and Wonders 2023 show in Geneva (see our previous article: Watches and Wonders 2023: episode #2 ) is exactly as it sounds. its call. This black ceramic watch is actually equipped with a large instantaneous date (0.007 seconds) at the 6 o’clock position, which stands out on the dial with horizontal grooves. It is also powered by an automatic manufacture caliber with approx. Power reserve 60 hours. The chronograph includes a flyback function, allowing the wearer to reset and restart the seconds with a single press of the push button.

The return provided a worthy spectacle. The movement, visible through the sapphire crystal case back, is equipped with an oscillating weight with an “artificial horizon” design. The watch is offered with two rubber straps, black or khaki with Cordura effect finishing.

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