Vulcain – 50s Presidents’ Watch, new 2015 models
At Baselworld 2015, Vulcain introduced a few new models for the famous 50s Presidents’ Watch collection.
The 50s Presidents’ Watch was initially presented in 1947 as the principal wristwatch furnished with a completely operational caution work, an advancement which procured the brand its standing with American presidents from Harry S. Truman onwards. From that point forward, every American president have possessed a Vulcain watch.
Vulcain is currently presenting new restyled dials which improve the class and refinement of this model. Specifically, the fundamental oddity is addressed by a valuable guilloché dial in four shading varieties – silver, sandstone, charcoal, and dark – that can be coordinated to Louisiana croc lashes in various subtleties.
The exemplary case, made of 316L tempered steel, has a width of 42 mm with a stature of 13.90 mm including the vault molded sapphire gem. It offers a water obstruction of 5 ATM.
A steel case with bezel, crown and press button in 18K gold is accessible, combined to either a greystone or a charcoal dark guilloché dial.
Vulcain additionally gave a sportier adaptation a chocolate-conditioned sunray dial, Arabic numerals at 3, 9, and 12, and a dull earthy colored calfskin lash with the trademark carbon appearance.
All these new 50s Presidents’ Watch models are controlled by the Cricket Manufacture V11 hand-wound type, outfitted with a caution work and the Exactomatic framework for more prominent precision and better consistency in the activity of the watch while it is being worn. The alert span is around 20 seconds and can be quit utilizing the press button at 2 o’clock. Beating at 18,000 vibrations each hour, the development offers a force save of 42 hours.
The new Vulcain 50s Presidents’ Watch watches have retail costs what start at Swiss Francs 5,850 for the steel forms and go up to Swiss Francs 8,970 for the bicolour models. vulcain-watches.ch