Debuting at Basel this year, the Sea-Dweller was engineered for the conquest of the deep with Waterproof to a depth of 4,000 feet – the result of decades of collaboration with diving professionals. The black dial has large hands and indices reserved for Rolex professional models. The dial bears the name Sea-Dweller in red, a reference to the first model. The innovative Chromalight display on the dial pushes back the boundaries of visibility in dark environments. Its distinctive blue glow lasts up to eight hours with a uniform luminosity, practically twice as long as that of standard luminescent materials. $11,350
SUPEROCEAN HÉRITAGE CHRONOGRAPHE 46
Breitling has redesigned its Superocean Héritage line, dedicated to modern-day explorers. The result is a new face as original, pure and dynamic as ever, for this highly successful collection that is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2017. The updated design sports a new steel bezel with an ultra-hard high-tech ceramic ring that is scratchproof and extremely shock-resistant. Its powerful 46 or 44 mm-diameter steel case is water-resistant to 660 ft houses an officially chronometer-certified selfwinding movement. The 46 mm version is equipped with counters at 9 and 3 o’clock.
PANERAI LUMINOR SUBMERSIBLE 1950
BMG-TECH™ 3 DAYS AUTOMATIC – 47mm
A Divers Professional watch suitable for any situation, the Luminor Submersible 1950 3 Days Automatic is the first Panerai Submersible watch with the case 42 mm in diameter. in two versions: steel (PAM00682), water-resistant to a depth of 300 metres (30 bar), and in red gold (PAM00684), water-resistant to a depth of 100 metres (10 bar).
Both versions have the P.9010 automatic calibre with a power reserve of three days, the time remaining being clearly visible through the sapphire crystal back. They follow the classic Panerai Submersible design, with the Luminor 1950 case fitted with a unidirectional rotating bezel for calculating the time of immersion and the lever device protecting the winding crown.
Raymond Weil Freelancer watch
Lots of bang for your buck. The freelancer is available in polished stainless steel or with a black PVD coating, echoing the aesthetics and dynamics of diving watches. It has a unidirectional rotating bezel in black ceramic with white, green or orange graduation and a luminescent indicator, as well as a screwed-down crown. The addition of Super-Luminova® on the various key elements of the black dial ensures perfect readability. The folding clasp of the rubber watch strap with double push-security system and integrated steel diver extension allows for easy adjustment of the strap width. Water-resistant to a depth of 300m.