Every year, in homage to the rich maritime traditions, the Italian-Swiss watch manufactory Officine Panerai produces limited edition watches, which will be awarded all winners Panerai Classic Yacht Challenge – the biggest event classic and vintage yachts.
Especially for the competition season in 2011, watchmakers Officine Panerai Luminor Submersible created in 1950 Regatta 3 Days GMT Automatic Titanio – 47 mm, a professional diver’s watch with water resistant to 30 atmospheres (300 meters), equipped with rotating bezel with graduated scale for calculating the immersion time and arrow second time zone. The model is based on an exclusive mechanical Panerai P.9001 caliber self-winding of line 13 ¾. Unique mechanism commits 28.800 pc / h, harvested by 29 jewels and consists of 229 components. Chronograph is equipped with anti-shock device and Incabloc balance Glucydur.
Rugged housing with a diameter of 47 mm brushed titanium combines high strength and reliability with ease and hypoallergenic properties. Traditionally, models Luminor crown protects a special bridge construction firm Officine
Panerai. Rotating only clockwise bezel is also made of brushed titanium with polished edges. It is engraved markers in the form of dots and dashes to measure the duration of the dive.
On the minimalist dial blue LED is the date in the “3:00” and the small seconds at “9 o’clock” as well as hourly markers in the form of dots and dashes, covered with fluorescent composition of Super-LumiNova ® for maximum visibility under water. Hour and minute hands openworked, and the arrow a second time zone stands coated in black.
In the Luminor Submersible Regatta 1950 3 Days GMT Automatic Titanio – 47 mm uses a proprietary caliber P.9001 c Automatic, fully made in its own factory in the Swiss Officine Panerai Neuchatel. Two winding drum provides a three-day power reserve. The balance of the display in a special display, mounted on the back of the mechanism, which can be seen through the sapphire crystal. P.9001 mechanism also has a quick setup time, which allows you to set the hour hand, while not interfering in the course of the minute hand. In addition, he has a device reset to zero the second hand for instant synchronization of clocks with a time signal.
Luminor Submersible Regatta 1950 3 Days GMT Automatic Titanio – 47 mm (PAM00371) released a limited edition of 500 pieces and comes with a black belt in rubber and a tool to replace it.