Introducing The Panerai Luminor Marina ’70 Years Of Luminor’ Collection (PAM 1117, 1118, & 1119)
Way back in January 1950, a patent was allowed for a glowing material considered Luminor that could be utilized on watch dials. Presently, on the 70th commemoration of that development, Panerai is delivering a triplet of Luminor Marina models to celebrate – and, as you may envision, they utilize lume well past the regular applications on all fours markings.
The triplet of watches we share here offer a great deal practically speaking, however they each current something exceptional as well. Every one of them are 44mm across and utilize a case in the natural Luminor Marina profile, with the curiously large, locking crown monitor, the short, vigorous carries, and the round, slanted bezel set on top of the pad molded case. They additionally all utilization the in-house P.9010 development, which is an in-house development with a three-day power hold. These watches are notable for an explanation: They’re particular while likewise feeling normal as it were, similar to a thing that has consistently existed. What makes every one of the three models interesting is the thing that that case is made of. The PAM 1117 utilizations titanium, the PAM 1118 utilizations Carbotech (which you may recollect from this watch ), and the PAM 1119 utilizations Fibratech, another lightweight and overly extreme material that is appropriate to a watch like this.
But while the fascinating case materials are bounty cool, what these watches are actually about is that lume. It’s the explanation behind their creation and Panerai completely accepted that thought. The lume altogether three watches is another evaluation of Super-LumiNova called “X1” that Panerai says is more grounded and longer-enduring than different variations, allowing them to utilize it in the underlying components of the actual watch. You have the normal sandwich dial with lume on the lower layer, which illuminates the time-telling capacities, but on the other hand there’s lume in the inward bezel ring, on components of the crown and crown watch, and even in the sewing on the tie. Getting one of these watches gleaming around evening time should be a sight to see. Ideally, we’ll have the chance to give you some direct impressions of this soon enough.
Now, here’s the good to beat all: Since these are commending a 70th commemoration, Panerai is ensuring these looks for a very long time. They’re just accessible at Panerai shops, and for that span, you’ll have the option to take them back to a Panerai store for administration any time one is required. There are, obviously, a wide range of conditions to this that are laid out in the authority desk work that comes with each watch, however that is one hell of a guarantee right there.
I really let out a discernible “Hold up!” when I opened up the .compress record that Panerai’s communications group shipped off me recently. What’s more, this was me finding a seat at my kitchen table on a PC, as you may already know. I may have frightened my canine a piece. Yet, looking back, I think these watches warrant my marginally emotional reaction. That is to say, simply take a gander at them! I have consistently adored the way that Panerai’s exemplary jumpers look once the sun sets. They have such a lot of essence and the lume resembles a piece of the underlying plan, not something tossed on top for additional usefulness. These watches take that to the following level.
The thing that I’m generally inquisitive to find face to face is how much additional light these rings and areas of lume emit. Does that inward ring enlighten the entire dial? Or then again is it a greater amount of an emphasize? Is the radiant lash a hair to an extreme or does it give some additional construction to the watch on the wrist around evening time? These are things I can’t know from photographs on a screen, yet that I’m eager to see with my own eyes in the near future. In like manner, the three case executions here each have their own characteristics and complementary dial tones. My nature is that the PAM 1119 with the Fibratech case and its fundamental traces of shading (practically like a rich wood), just as its anthracite dial, will be my pick. Be that as it may, who knows – now and then I shock myself.
Model: Luminor Marina 44mm
Reference Number: PAM 1117, PAM 1118, PAM 1119
Thickness: 15.65mm (PAM 1117), 14.5mm (PAM 1118, PAM 1119)
Case Material: Titanium (PAM 1117), Carbotech (PAM 1118), Fibratech (PAM 1119)
Dial Color: Blue sunray finish (PAM 1117), dark sunray finish (PAM 1118), anthracite sunray finish (PAM 1119)
Indexes: Arabic numerals and stick with sandwich-style construction
Lume: Yes, on hands, markers, internal case ring, crown, crown defender, and lash stitching
Water Resistance: 300 meters
Strap/Bracelet: Sportech lash with iridescent sewing, velcro conclusion, and titanium ring. Extra elastic lash with titanium clasp is incorporated as well.
Functions: Hours, minutes, seconds, date
Power Reserve: 72 hours (three days)
Frequency: 4 Hz (28,800 vph)
Total Components: 200
Additional Details: Utilizes Glucydur equilibrium and Incabloc stun protection
Valuing & Availability
Price: $19,000 (PAM 1117); $16,000 (PAM 1118); $19,000 (PAM 1119)
Availability: December 2020, solely at Panerai boutiques
Limited Edition: 270 bits of each
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