The past few years have seen the launch and steady expansion of Blancpain’s Bathyscaphe line up. In 2013, we saw the original three-hander, 2014 gave us the Bathyscaphe Chronograph, and then the beautifully blue Bathyscaphe Ocean Commitment Chronograph came in 2015. This year, Blancpain Watches Twitter Replica completed the family portrait with the latest iteration of the Bathyscaphe, which quite successfully puts the look and construction of the Ocean Commitment Chronograph into the original three-hand design.
In broad strokes, if you know the standard Bathyscaphe three-hander, you are well on your way to understanding this new version. While the basic form remains thankfully unchanged, this new model is more than just a blue dial and bezel as its 43.6 mm case is made of grey ceramic. This is not the first time that Blancpain has used ceramic for the case of a Bathyscaphe three-hander and, much like the preceding Ocean Commitment Chronograph, this version has a lovely brushed blue dial and ceramic bezel with Liquidmetal hour markers.
Blancpain will earn a charitable contribution in the sum of 1,000 Euros for each watch sold in the limited series.The Blancpain Watches Of Switzerland Replica Ocean Commitment will soon be on display at the exhibition together with a distinctive selection of vintage Fifty Fathom timepieces which date back as early as the collection’s production in 1953. The exhibition will run from April 29 to May 17 and here’s the information for the May 5th cocktail event.Sponsored Posts are a form of advertising that allows sponsors to share useful news, messages, and offers to aBlogtoWatch subscribers in a way traditional display advertising is often not best suited to. All Sponsored Posts are subject to editorial recommendations with the intent that they offer readers helpful information, promotions, or tales. The perspectives and opinions expressed in Sponsored Articles are those of the advertiser and not necessarily those of aBlogtoWatch or its writers.If your core comes with a desire to get a wristwatch that combines an extremely fine and fresh in-house Blancpain chronograph movement using their Villeret-style circumstance, then this brand new Blancpain Villeret Pulosmeter Flyback Chronograph timepiece might be for you personally. Among Blancpain’s most watches, the business says that the Villeret is its most classic set. According to them, double-stepped scenarios, Roman numerals and an understated aesthetic are hallmarks of its Villeret watches. Indeed, if one was to navigate the collection, it would be very tough to disagree. Among my personal favorites would be that the Calendrier Chinois Traditionnel, which has a perpetual calendar role that follows the Chinese calendar.
Until you have it in your hands, you could be excused for thinking that the case was metal, as it carries the warmth of titanium and a beautifully brushed finish. Upon lifting this diver from the table the ceramic feels solid, smooth like glass, and lighter than you might expect. The official reference is 5000-0240-NAOA (with the nato strap) but I wish they had called it something, anything, aside from just Bathyscaphe. I suppose we’ll all just know it as the blue Blancpain Villeret Watch Band Replica Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe.
Still 13.8mm thick and water resistant to 300m, the blue dial and bezel make for a considerably different vibe than its siblings, perhaps not quite as austere. Less tactical than the monochromatic alternatives, the blue Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe (aside from its ceramic case and 43.6mm sizing) has the demeanor of a watch designed in the early days of diving. Its crystal-clear legibility and razor-sharp detailing is juxtaposed by the warm and inviting blue tones of the dial and bezel. If the Bathyscaphe is an attempt to carry vintage Blancpain design elements into a modern luxury diver, I think this blue version is the most successful iteration we’ve seen to date.
Visible via a display case back, the blue Blancpain New Watches Replica Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe uses Blancpain’s calibre 1315 – the same movement used by all of the three-hand Bathyscaphes. This 4Hz in-house automatic movement uses three mainspring barrels to offer 120 hours of power reserve for its display of the time and date. Designed to be tool-ready, the 1315 is function over form and has been used in several of Blancpain’s dive watches in the past.
I remember loving the original crop of Bathyscaphes back in 2013, and this blue model is an even stronger fit for my tastes while also being an incredibly unrealistic request of my wallet. The ceramic case ensures top billing in the three-hand Bathyscaphe pecking order, and indeed the blue Blancpain Watches Fifty Fathoms Replica Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe claims a tidy $12,800 USD, mounted to either the pictured high-quality blue NATO or Blancpain’s frankly excellent sail canvas two-piece strap. Following the example set by the Ocean Commitment Chronograph, the blue Bathyscaphe offers a similar appeal in a more simplified layout that is certainly eye-catching and should look even better underwater. If you happen to take one diving, I’d love to see the photos. blancpain.com