MARC & SONS 500M Diver watch with Swiss ETA 2824-2, MSD-029-5-T5
Information about the used luminous material
The illuminant used is called Superluminova BGW9. Superluminova BGW9 has a white color in daylight. In the dark, the elements are colored to a light blue hue. The luminosity is about 95 percent in direct comparison with Superluminova C3. Superluminova BGW9´s luminosity is superior to that of Superluminova C1 and Superluminova C3.
Information about the movement ETA 2824
The history of the ETA caliber 2824 dates back to 1971, when the first version of this legendary watch was presented. Since 1982 the version ETA 2824-2 has been produced and installed millions of times. The caliber has a ball-bearing central rotor that winds in both directions and an automatic elevator. Furthermore, the clockwork is equipped with a seconds stop, an Incabloc shock absorber, a Swiss anchor suspension, a date quick connection and the ETACHRON rear system. The movement is considered to be robust and is known for its precise and reliable operation.
Informationen about a Ceramic bezel
A ceramic base is a component consisting of a so-called technical ceramic, which has recently gained in importance in the watch industry. These beads are pressed under high pressure and fired at above 1400 ° C. This makes the strings extremely resistant, resistant and scratch-resistant. Its silky sheen is obtained by polishing the diamonds after production.
Informationen about sapphire crystal
Visually, there is hardly any difference between a sapphire crystal and a mineral glass. The specific material properties are considered, large differences can be observed. In contrast to the mineral glass, which resembles the quartz in its chemical structure, the sapphire glass is made synthetically and consists of high-purity aluminum oxide. A sapphire glass has a hardness of nine, which corresponds exactly to that of the natural precious stone sapphire, from which the name for the glass was derived. Mineral glasses have only degrees of hardness of six to seven. Due to the material properties, sapphire glass is extremely resistant, scratch-resistant and is also particularly resistant to breakage. Despite heavy usage a sapphire glass still looks like after the first day.
The MARC & SONS MSD-029 series is a successful watch series for watch lovers with high quality demands. The watch impresses with its own design and high-quality workmanship. The 44.5 mm large and very robust case is equipped with an antireflective sapphire glass as well as a helium valve and is also pressure tested up to 50 ATM. The rotating dive bezel has a ceramic inlay with Swiss Superluminova BGW9.
The watch is powered by an automatic movement from ETA. The Swiss movement ETA 2824-2 is known for its reliability and is fine tuned once again by our watchmakers. The model MARC & SONS MSD-029-5-T5 has a well readable darkgray dial, also known as gunmetal, with Superluminova BGW9 luminous indexes.
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500m Automatic Diver Watch - Quality Made in Germany
- Stainless Steel 316 L, brushed
- Sapphire crystal, antireflective
- Bezel: ceramic black glossy with Swiss Superluminova BGW9
- Screwed stainless steel back with engraved logo
- Pressure tested up to 50 ATM
- 25 Jewels
- 28.800 A/h
- Hacking: yes
- Power Reserve: 40 hours
- Hour, minute, central second, date
- Screw down crown
- Helium valve
Dial & Hands
- Dial: darkgray / gun sunray sandwich dial
- Superluminova BGW9 Luminous indexes
- Superluminova BGW9 Luminous hands
- Central second hand
- Minute hand orange
Bracelet & Clasp
- Bracelet: Nato strap, 22,0 mm
- Band length: 28 cm
- Case: 44,5 x 50 mm
- Diameter: 44,5 mm (include crown guard)
- Diameter bezel: 42,5 mm
- Height: 13,0 mm
- Width of bracelet 22 mm
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