It is considered the archetype of the diver’s Watch: the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner. In 1953, designed, she was the first diver’s Watch, which was water resistant to a depth of 100 meters. In the meantime, this value has tripled. Unchanged is that the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner is a best seller.
It is a success story in the High quality watchmaking that ushered Rolex, Hans Wilsdorf, founder of the brand of the watch, as he turned the question together with Rene Paul Jeanneret, a member of the Governing Board of the Rolex, to whether a clock should rather meet the sense of ornament or the task of a tool. On closer inspection, Rolex watches owned little of both for several decades. With the idea of functional sports models, in particular the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner, gained the pragmatism from 1953 additional importance. Soon the brand became Rolex established size in the sector of the versatile, almost all situations grown sporty timepiece.
Watches Rolex: All Situations Has Grown
All situations grew, particularly those under the water, the divers watches from the House are Rolex in any case. All models of Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner is characterized by a classic, simple and sturdy housing, an excellent readability and a precisely going work.
The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner Reference 114060
The 40 millimetre case of the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner reference 114060 904L stainless steel guarantee a water resistance of up to 300 meters and is particularly robust. The fluted bottom is hermetically bolted by using a special key used only by Rolex watchmakers. The fully waterproof housing protects the high-precision movement inside the watch. The price for the watch is 6,000 euros at VAULTEDWATCHES.COM.
Especially Robust: The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner REF. 114060
The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner REF. 114060 is equipped with caliber 3130 with automatic self winding mechanism. The Oscillator has a great balance with variable inertia and is locked in position by a bridge continuous adjustable in height. The movement ensures an increased impact resistance. You Rolex patented blue Parachrom, sitting in the oscillator of clock, is insensitive to magnetic fields, is extremely stable in temperature fluctuations and is ten times more precise in impact than conventional spirals.
The simple, sporty style of the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner is enhanced by the design of the dial and the distinctive bezel. The bezel is made from extremely hard ceramic and has about a black Cerachrom disc with 60-minute graduation on the dive time can be read is jagged at the edge, so that it is easy to grip. The indexes and hands on the black dial in turn are coated with a long after bright luminous markers. Thus, a good readability is guaranteed even in low-light environments. Thanks to the oysterlock security clasp the watch sits securely on the arm of the diver – or any other owner of the sporting Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner.