About “Submersible Series” from Panerai Watches

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FROM THE DEPHTS OF THE SEA (INTRODUCTION OF HIS HISTORY)

It was on a day sometime in March 1936 that the the Royal Italian Navy chose Officine Panerai’s Radiomir for the missions of its frogmencommandos. This new watch was the first professional military underwater watch in history. It combined water-resistance with another feature which made it truly unique in its field: the powerful luminosity in the dark, which meant that the dial was perfectly legible even in the most extreme underwater conditions in which the Italian frogmen operated. This watch is defined in military records as the “Radiomir”, a name identifying the model of the watch, but which was actually the original name of the self-luminous paste developed by Panerai to coat the figures and hands of its watches.

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Vintage “EG-111” by DStrap & Special weekend Content

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This time I present to us any strap a bit special, being of all straps that have tested so far, the most flexible and comfortable I’ve ever had;  the EG-111 a strap born of a personal idea of its creator Olaf Lugten from DStrap for my reviews and posterior project book about the artisans & straps.

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Anatolia Aged Green Strap for Bronzo

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This strap made by Cengiz Seker (Anatolia Straps) are made in Cow Leather painted and aged by hand in vegetable green color with size 26/26 140/85mm in triple folder format.

The bucke is made in flat format by Altan Ongun. Stitching with bronzo thread.

The price are: 149Euros with Buckle and Shipping included.

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