MARC & SONS Pilot Watch series CLASSIC MOD BGW9 MSF-006-3L3
Waterproofness of your watch
The watch is tested for a water tightness of up to 10 bar. This corresponds to the pressure of an assumed water column of 100 meters. The watch is suitable for daily use and can be worn, for example, by washing hands, rain, showering or car washing. Furthermore, the watch can be used for light water sports such as swimming or snorkeling.
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 Miyota 8217
The caliber 8217 from MIYOTA has the same technical data as the caliber 8215. In addition, the movement is equipped with a 24 hour display, which is at the 9:00 o´clock position. Just like the caliber 8215, the 8217 caliber impresses with its reliable operation.
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 watch is powered by an automatic movement. The movement Miyota 8217 impresses with its 24 hour display, its reliability and is fine tuned before the assembling by our watchmakers.
The model MARC & SONS MSF-006-3L3 has an easy to read black dial. Hands and indexes are provided with Swiss Superluminova BGW9, giving these watches their distinctive sporty character. A glass bottom allows the watch to the movement reliably. The black genuine leather strap gives the watch its very special style.
Automatic Pilot Watch VINTAGE style - Quality Made in Germany
- Stainless Steel 316 L
- Sapphire crystal, antireflective
- Glass bottom
- Pressure tested up to 10 ATM
- 21 Jewels
- Power Reserve: 42 hours
- Hour, minute, central second, date
- Screw down crown
- 24 hour indicator
Dial & Hands
- Black dial
- Luminous indexes with Superluminova BGW9
- Luminous hands with Superluminova BGW9
- Central second hand
Strap & Clasp
- Strap: Leather 22 mm
- Pin buckle with engraved logo
- Band length: 21 cm
- Case: 46 x 52 mm
- Diameter: 46 mm
- Height: 14,8 mm
- Width of bracelet 22 mm
- Total weight: 112g
Scope of delivery