Simple elegance and classic – these are the watches Portofino Automatic. These watches are somewhat modified versions of previous models from the collection of Portofino Automatic. For example, the watch has grown from 38 millimeters to 40; round hips Corps now have the same radius, which gives greater harmony hours. The new version of the watch have a more balanced proportion. In general, design refers to the hours of the 60s.
Watch case is made of stainless steel or 18K gold.
Models equipped with automatic caliber 35 110 to 25 stones. The frequency of the balance of 28.800 p / h. Power reserve – 42 hours.
Functions: hours, minutes, seconds, date.
The dial is covered with a convex sapphire glass. Strap / bracelet – leather or alligator Milan stainless steel wire mesh.
Water resistant up to 30 m.
IWC – Swiss company, founded in the United States in 1868 Florencio Ariosto Jones. Companies have brought glory to the so-called “calibers Jones,” which was a significant difference between needle-like elongated needle thermometers, which, according to the former Technical Director of IWC Kurt Klaus at the time was the most effective regulator of stroke.
IWC Swiss company was one of the first who engaged in the development of special hours for use on board aircraft. The first wristwatch IWC aviatorskie appeared in 1936, they were called Mark 9.
In 1940 the company created the famous clock IWC Big Pilots Watch.
In 2006, a collection of IWC Pilots Watch Company has introduced a new version of Big Pilots Watch with a modified design of the dial.
In 2000 the company bought IWC Group Richemont.