Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot Travel Time Ref. 5524

What you see here is the pilot travel time Ref. 5524 of Patek Philippe Calatrava, launched in Baselworld in 2015. Yes, this watch is undoubtedly the test drive style of Patek Philippe Replica Watches. Your eyes are not lying to you.

Patek Philippe is certainly one of the most unpredictable brands in recent years. Recently, the company announced that it will modify the price, resulting in price cuts in most regions. Although Patek Philippe is not the first time to do so, it is at a time when the Swiss franc has appreciated sharply. Rolex and Odyssey. At the 2014 Baselworld International Exhibition, it released a A highly complex steel watch with an annual calendar number of 5960. This watch caught everyone off guard and excited everyone.

Of course, in the manufacture of high-end watches, the source is extremely important. Before you dismiss Patek Philippe’s pilot travel time Ref. 5524, it is important to know that Cheap Patek Philippe Replica Watches does have a pilot watch and military use. History. Before the Second World War, in the 1930s, Patek Philippe did make pilot watches for specific military uses. These special watches are called “hour hand” watches. They sometimes turn the dial every 24 hours, and they also point to the arc marked on the dial. This is assisted navigation. One of the watches was auctioned by Christie in 2009 for more than $1.7 million.

In view of the new Patek Philippe Calatrava test run number 5524, let us take a closer look at this watch. Unlike most pilot watches, Patek Philippe Replica Calatrava’s pilot travel time number 5524 has a dark blue dial with a textured surface and blue hour and minute hands. The hand of the second time zone has been skeletonized. The upper and lower case of Arabic numerals is written with a white gold marker, which is filled with “super light speed”, just like “hour hand” and “score” – the second time zone pointer is not. Six o’clock is a large sundial, and the side is a day and night indicator for two time zones. The layout is very reasonable and clear.

The box is 42 mm wide and is rendered in pure gold with a completely mirror finish. The large unprotected crown is at 3 o’clock, and at 8 o’clock and 10 o’clock you have a thick putter to adjust the local time. These pushers also feature a patent-pending security lock to prevent the wearer from inadvertently adjusting the time. Before starting, the pusher must first loosen a quarter turn. Once adjusted, the wearer can lock the pusher in the opposite direction.

What makes this possible is Patek Philippe’s caliber CH 324 SC F (CH 324 SC FUS), a 294-part automatic winding movement featuring Fake Patek Philippe Watches unique gyro balance and coil springs. (Spiromax spring). This movement can be seen through the sapphire shell, as you would expect, with a beveled bridge, Geneva strips, fences, flank and a huge round 21k gold rotor for a perfect design. The sport has also been certified by the Patek Philippe Seal – which means it is strictly controlled to a tolerance of only -3/+2 seconds per day.

This watch is paired with an old-fashioned brown calfskin strap, paired with the clevis prong buckle by Swiss Patek Philippe Watches, of course made of white gold. According to Patek Philippe, this is inspired by the kits worn by the pilots. These kits and parachutes can be deployed at any time without hindering their freedom of movement.

I think it’s safe to say that it’s easy to be the most interesting and unusual new version of Patek Philippe for a long time, and it will definitely disagree. However, it can also be interpreted as a sign that the brand is ready to break its mold and try new things, which is a good thing for all watch lovers. Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot Travel Time Ref. 5524 is priced at 42,000 Swiss francs.

Patek Philippe Calatrava Replica two of its history of important models

Today, the original model that came out in 1932 has become a design icon, after which the Calatrava series watch are derived. The original Ref.96 watch emphasizes the concept of formally compliant Bauhaus, providing a blueprint for the ultimate dress code and drawing inspiration from Patek Philippe Replica Watches Sale and other brands. In this article, we will learn more about some of Calatrava watches, a collection of historic and highly collectible items. Need to explain, the following is not an exhaustive list, but I think the most symbolic representatives.

Patek Philippe Calatrava Series Ref.565 and Ref.570 watch
· Patek Philippe Calatrava Series Ref.570 watch

Although the original Ref.96 watch perfect ratio, but there are “fatal” flaw: Case size, diameter of only 31 mm. Although the small size case was more prevalent at the time, 31mm was still too small. In recognition of this, Patek Philippe introduced the Calatrava Collection Ref. 655 and Ref. 570 watch in 1938. Both models are designed to be identical to the Ref.96 but the case diameter is expanded to 35.5 mm, which was considered “oversized” at that time. Ref.570 watch is very popular, has been continuing production for 30 years, the main application of precious metals, and with different types of dial design.

The Patek Philippe Calatrava Collection Ref. 570 watch is also equipped with a “coin rim” case, angular bezel and integrated lugs. Like the Ref. 96 watch, there are many variants of this model: the central seconds hand; the small second hand (6 o’clock position); the classic dial with stick-in-time markers; the partition dial; or even the two-tone dial with the Breguet inlaid Patek Philippe may be one of the most representative design). Most of the Ref.570 variants are equipped with the same 12-120 movement as the Ref.96.
· Patek Philippe Calatrava Series Ref.565 watch

Patek Philippe Calatrava Replica Series Ref.565 watch has become more practical, its style at the time it seems unique. This is one of the first Patek Philippe models to be produced in stainless steel (although there are some variants of precious metal), and the Ref.565 with a screw-on bottom makes the Calatrava’s first large-size waterproof timepiece. Case design is also slightly different, shell, bezel and lugs into one (Ref.570 watch bezel for later added). In contrast, Ref.565 watch more angular, more exercise, but also very modern (taking into account created nearly 80 years ago). Ref.570 and watch the same watch, Ref.565 watch also offers a variety of designs: the central second hand; small seconds (6 o’clock position); fluorescent dial (part of the military style design); partitioned dials; Breguet digital time scale Etc., and equipped with the same paragraph 12-120 movement.

Ref.565 and Ref.570 are still well adapted to today’s tastes thanks to their larger size and timeless design. Nowadays, the favorites of collectors are the watches with oversized Breguet digital time markers and two-tone dials. These rare and rare luxury replica watches review, very attractive, and occasionally see the auction, often at high prices.
Patek Philippe Calatrava Collection Ref.2526 watch

Patek Philippe Calatrava Series Ref.2526 watch came out in 1953, is one of the brand’s first automatic watch (if you put aside Ref.2552, but also the “one” can be removed). Ref.2526 watch case diameter 36 mm, with screw-in the bottom of the table and double-sided enamel dial, the total output of less than 600 (Note: Diamond models with a standard metal dial rather than enamel dial). Ref.2526 watch mostly made of gold, but there are a few applications rose gold, platinum or platinum material. All Ref.2526 watches are equipped with Caliber 12-600AT movement, the first Patek Philippe self-winding watch movement (apparently automatic movement in the early 1950s is not yet standard), beautifully decorated Ji Lou pattern, and Equipped with brand patent Gyromax balance wheel and 18K gold pendulum Tuo (also the history of the first touted Tuo Tuo).

It is important to note that the Gyromax balance has been used on all Patek Philippe watches since it was patented in 1952. Caliber 12-600AT is considered by many to be one of the best automatic caliber in history. Patek Philippe is very confident in its quality. The Ref.2526 replica watches review is marked with an average daily maximum error of less than 1 second. Imagine that in 1953 there were no CNC machine tools to reduce part tolerances and no advanced computer-controlled tools to calibrate the movement, but the accuracy of the Patek Philippe watchmakers’ hand-built timepieces exceeded current certification standards.

In terms of design, Ref.2526 watch after minor improvements, more in line with the trend of the 1950s. Case from the “coin edge” to “rounded rim” bezel from the flat, angular design into a convex design. The dial is still decorated with faceted bar-shaped hour markers and toffee pointers, and has a small seconds dial at 6 o’clock, very similar to the original Ref.96. Ref.2526 watch the proportion of more modern, better interpretation of time art. In addition, Ref.2526 watch crown engraved symmetrical “PP” words, rather than we used to see the Calatrava cross. Ref.2526 is an important milestone in the history of Calatrava and even Patek Philippe, taking into account the internal movement and the first automatic watch.
Patek Philippe Calatrava Collection Ref.3520 watch

By the early 1970s, Patek Philippe had created a colorful collection of Calatrava best replica watches review. In 1973, there was a future closely related to the series design – Paris nail pattern. To some extent, this decoration has deviated from the Bauhaus principle that molded the original Ref. 96 watch, because the Parisian bezel has no function. However, the Paris nail bezel bezel with a simple round case and straight lugs, absolutely stunning, this decoration to further enhance the Calatrava series of classic charm. Equipped with Cal. 177 manual winding movement, only the time display function, but the dial design changes, both Arabic numerals and Roman numerals. This design is extremely popular and is still in production today. The newest models are Ref. 5116 and Ref. 5119.

Although watch bezel decorated with Parisian patterns is most sought after, but Patek Philippe also created a more classic Ref.3520 watch, some of them with a flat bezel. Through these watches, we can trace the origin of the Calatrava series, the eternal charm of the Patek Philippe watch.
Patek Philippe Calatrava Collection Ref.3960 watch

In 1989, Patek Philippe celebrated the 150th anniversary of the brand’s creation and launched a number of special memorial timepieces, including the Ref. 3960, the first military watch in the Calatrava collection. The Ref. 3960 is still designed to follow the basic principles of the Calatrava collection, but from straight lugs and headscarves, to rare enamel dials and printed Breguet numbers, to blue steel hands and ancillary seconds, all Ref The 3960 watch is particularly distinctive. Case diameter 33 mm, despite the double table cover, but the thickness of only 8 mm.

The reason why Ref. 3960 is a military best replica reviews, because it is equipped with solid, polished hunting-style bottom cover. Open the bottom cover, but also to see a layer of engraved anniversary designs and words of the bottom cover. Further down, there is a built-in 215 hand-wound movement, assembled from 130 parts and providing 44 hours of power reserve. Historically, Patek Philippe produced a total of 2,000 gold models, 150 platinum models and 50 platinum models. Ref. 3960 is neither a technical achievement nor an initial cry in the Calatrava collection; however, it must be acknowledged as one of the most elegant and noteworthy collection of modern models, especially the Platinum and Platinum models.