O Mega and the James Bond franchise have been fashionable companions since 1995. The watchmaker offered Seamasters with the world's largest spy, in numerous variations and problems (typically together with lasers). For the ninth film of this partnership, the following movie "No Time To Die", Omega has created a brand new and distinctive version of the Seamaster 007: the reference 126.96.36.199.01.zero01.
Like many of the watches that adorned Bond's wrist through the 57 years of the film Seiko's Seiko Submariners 007, the newest version of Seamaster 007 is a mirrored image of the present zeitgeist. Constructing on the essential design of the present Seamaster Skilled, the 007 version provides a beneficiant serving to to synthetic warmth.
The aluminum bezel and dial each characteristic a tropical getting old therapy, starting from normal black to very darkish brown, whereas the dial textual content and lume refills have been rendered in an previous radium deep kaki. The redd accents on the Seamaster signature and the second hand add a contact of distinction, however probably the most attention-grabbing addition to the common Seamaster Skilled dial is simply above the six-hour mark. The symbol of the broad spire, historically reserved for tools equipped to the British military, might be the topic of controversy on this watch. Whereas classic "wide-brimmed" army watches are a success with collectors, placing the symbol on a timepiece is by no means affiliated with the Royal Military, the RAF, the Royal Navy or the Royal Marines (aside from the fictional commander of the Royal Navy, James Bond) just a little pose at finest and theft at worst.
The 42 millimeter case of the Seamaster 007 Version makes use of the identical form because the Seamaster Professional with some minor modifications. The sapphire crystal was bulged right here, including a classic contact and barely decreasing the general thickness. The most important information, nonetheless, is the usage of grade 2 titanium for a typically lighter and extra sturdy bundle. On the rear, the Seamaster 007 Version avoids a show window for military-style serial engraving. Along with one other massive arrow, the engraving numbers embrace some sneaky references to the Bond sequence, together with the numbers 007/62, recalling the unique launch of the primary Bond film in 1962, "Dr. No "This vintage-style piece is obtainable on a titanium grade 2 titanium knit bracelet for a contact of old-fashioned, or on a bonded black and grey NATO strap.
The Seamaster 007 Version is provided with the identical automated Co-Axial Grasp Chronometer 8806 motion as the present Seamaster Skilled, Seamaster 300, Railmaster and Seamaster 1948 fashions. Past Progressive Coaxial Exhaust and Magnetic Resistance of 15,000 gauss, the caliber The 8806 presents 55 hours of energy reserve.
Whereas the Seamaster 007 version could have its personal star when "No Time To Die" shall be launched in theaters in April 2020, the discharge is scheduled for February at Omega Licensed Resellers on the worth of to eight 100 $ the bracelet NATO or 9 100 $ with the Milanese bracelet. For extra info, please go to the Omega web site.