In 2015, the top Swiss watch brand Patek Philippe welcomed the ref. 5524 Calatrava travel time watch with the second time zone time and local date display function. As the brand’s first modern pilot watch, The only sports-style watch in the Calatrava series, this watch has attracted widespread attention since its launch, and has become an ideal wrist companion for business travelers. In 2018, Patek Philippe once again added two rose gold models to the Calatrava Travel Time Watch, with a brown dial, showing a black gradient effect. A unique watch designed to pay tribute to Patek Philippe’s traditional flying timepieces. Let’s take a look together: (watch model: male model 5524R-001 female model 7234R-001)
Tool sense + luxury, luxury
As one of the brand’s unique traditional functions, Patek Philippe’s time zone watch has been the pioneer of time zone innovation from the birth of the patented fast-adjustable dual time zone function. Adhering to the concept of ‘respect for tradition and innovation’, the 175-year-old Patek Philippe has improved the original dual time zone device to make it more perfect, and was awarded another patent in 1996. Pressing the two buttons embedded in the case can make the hour hand showing the local time rotate forward or backward by one hour. At this time, the isolator will separate the time zone device and the drive train, bringing an unprecedented mechanical operation feeling. . The new money under the decoration of the rose gold case not only retains the original tool sense in style, but also gives the watch a distinctive luxury and classic taste.
Unique design makes operation more convenient
Simple adjustment of the second time zone display function, just press the two adjustment devices on the outer edge of the left case, the fluorescent hour hand of the local time will rotate clockwise in units of one hour (press the 8-point device ) Or counterclockwise rotation (press the 10-point device), without affecting the accuracy of the watch, more convenient and faster. (If you are in your hometown, you can overlap the hollow hands with the hour hand.) It is worth mentioning that the dual time zone button is also equipped with a patented safety lock to prevent accidental misadjustment of local time.
First women’s pilot watch
In addition, the new Calatrava travel time watch is the first female model (7234R-001), with a case diameter of 37.5 mm, slightly larger for women, but like the flight time travel watch this style However, the size of the atmosphere makes the watch more charming. Let women who love pilot style also enjoy its extraordinary charm.
Watch real shot display
The watch case is made of rose gold, and the front is polished and polished, which is smooth and delicate, enhancing its visual sense and very beautiful. The round case radian extends all the way to the lugs, which can better fit the watch to the wrist and meet ergonomic settings.
The rose gold crown is located on the left side of the watch. The non-slip texture on the side is polished and polished to give it a first-class feel, making it easy to adjust the daily time. It is engraved with the brand’s logo, which gives the watch its unique aesthetics.
The clear and easy-to-read dial shows Patek Philippe’s tradition in the field of pilot watches. The black / brown gradient dial is equipped with a three-dimensional sculpted rose gold Arabic block with white fluorescent coating and a striking stick-shaped fluorescent hand, making the time indication clearer and more intuitive. A pointer-type date display at the 6 o’clock position, with a striking orange “1” representing the first day of the month, is clearly distinguished from 31, which has become a prominent feature of this watch.
In the darker environment, the hands and hour markers emit luminous luminous light, which is more beautifying the surface of the disk while facilitating reading. In addition, at 3 and 9 o’clock, the watch has a local (LOCAL) and original home (HOME) day and night display. This function can indicate the day and night situation of the wearer and the two places.
Through the back cover, the Caliber 324 C FUS self-winding mechanical movement appears in front of the eyes, especially the central automatic rotor with 21K gold engraved with the Calatrava cross star. Just like the time zone device, this famous movement has a very delicate structure. After careful decoration, it fully reflects the advanced mechanical watchmaking technology brought by Patek Philippe’s continuous innovation. The watch has a power reserve of 35-45 hours and a daily water resistance rating of 60 meters.
With a brown leather strap and beige stitching, the texture is comfortable and elegant.
The belt is linked with an 18K rose gold U-shaped buckle, which echoes the 18K rose gold case, showing the overall aesthetics of this watch.
Patek Philippe Calatrava Time Traveler
Summary: The new Calatrava travel time watch has changed the appearance of the former navy blue dial in platinum. The brown gradient dial and brown strap bring a full retro, luxurious temperament, combining functionality and masculine charm. The design blends in, giving a bright impression. If you like this watch, you may wish to pay more attention. Men’s Watch Price: RMB: 358,700