The new ‘Navy Calendar Chronograph’ launched by Athens Watch has the high precision and excellent performance of the mechanical movement, and the elegant big fire enamel dial highlights the watch’s streamlined beauty.
The Athens watch is a representative member of the nautical series, adding a new member-‘Nautical Almanac Chronograph’. The UN-153 movement, which is designed and developed by the watch factory, includes two functions of an annual calendar and a precise chronograph, showing the technical achievements of the watch; crafted by the enamel dial experts at the Donzé Cadrans workshop in Athens The large open flame enamel dial presents white enamel color, and through this complex process, it displays superb beautiful art. The Grand Fire Enamel is a craft that dates back to the 17th century and is extremely difficult to master, making these enamel dials a collector’s treasure.
The elegantly shaped dial is lined with two chronograph dials. This simple design has appeared in the antique chronograph models of the Athens watch. The Nautical Almanac Chronograph conveys the DNA elements derived from the ocean with elegant beauty. The month dial at 9 o’clock also has a small second hand display, a 30-minute chronograph display at 3 o’clock, and a circular calendar window at 6 o’clock. The date can be adjusted forward and backward, providing convenient and quick setting functions.
The watch contains various features of the nautical series: the hands of the classical cathedral, the brand logo and the slender Roman numerals. ‘Navy Calendar Chronograph’ specially selects blue steel hands, which is in striking contrast with the exquisite white large fire enamel dial. The Athens watch’s brand logo and calendar display above the word quantième annuel, the annual calendar, are also printed in classic blue.
Although the almanac structure is very complex, its operation is very simple. On complex watchmaking issues, Athenian watch seeks simplicity. In the end, the Nautical Almanac Chronograph provided an amazingly simple mechanical solution. Convenient operation, the calendar can be adjusted forward and backward, this innovative feature has become a model of watch function.
‘Navy Calendar Chronograph’ is equipped with UN-153 automatic winding movement. The movement parts are made of precision silicon parts such as silicon springs and silicon escapement produced by the watch factory, which can meet the strict precision and quality of Athens watches. Certified with a power reserve of 52 hours.
Following the original nautical chronometer watch launched in 2012 by the nautical watch series and the original nautical chronograph launched in 2013, the nautical calendar chronograph continues to write classic details: a coin-shaped bezel, which can ensure water resistance A screw-down crown up to 100 meters and a 43 mm diameter case can be read more clearly. The elegant blue alligator strap matches the rubber decoration on the crown perfectly.
Such a ‘nautical almanac chronograph stopwatch’ perfectly shows the three cores of the Athenian watch: Leroc’s homemade movement technology, bold innovations of avant-garde technology and rare handmade art.