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Rolex new Oyster Perpetual Air-King watch

ROLEX launched the new Oyster Perpetual Air-King (Oyster Perpetual Air King type) watch. The continuation of the original paragraph watch the swiss replica watches aviation origin. So the new Air-King watch case diameter of 40 mm, 904L steel forging. Black surface of the rich personality, 3,6 and 9 o’clock position marked with large Arabic numerals, minute scale is prominent prominent. So that when the navigation can be clearly read.

On the surface of the “Air-King” words, the font used in the fifties for the original watch design. In 2015, Rolex Air-King watch was certified as “top-of-the-art Observatory timepieces” (Superlative Chronometer), to ensure that the wrist watch to wear on the play excellent performance.

The new Air-King watch reflects the 1930s Rolex and the aviation industry’s unique link. In the golden age of aviation industry, aircraft performance with each passing day, the route continues to expand, long-haul flights have begun to introduce. Charles Douglas Barnard, the British aviator, was one of the rolex replica pioneers of aviation at that time, setting a number of flight records.

He mentioned the Oyster watch: “This watch is excellent, particularly suitable for flying in all future long-distance flight, I intend to wear this watch.” 1933, “Houston Houston expedition” (Houston Expedition pilots wore Rolex Oyster watches during the first voyage across Mount Everest.

So the voyage is completed in extreme weather conditions, flying at altitudes of over 10,000 meters (about 33,000 feet). In 1934, Owen Cathcart-Jones and Ken Waller drove the twin-engine Havilland Comet, using a Rolex oyster- Time, with the shortest flight time to and from London, Australia and Melbourne, Australia, a record. Today, Rolex launched the new Air-King watch, to pay tribute to a public pioneer, and celebrate Oyster watch in the history of aviation an important role.
Oyster case, waterproof symbol

Air-King watch Oyster case to ensure water depth of 100 meters (330 feet), is a solid example for. Because the unique shape of the middle case with solid 904L steel casting, difficult to corrosion. Rolex watchmaker with a special tool for the brand will be triangular pit pattern tighten the bottom cover. So that case sealed, so only the Rolex watchmaker to open the movement.

On the chain crown with Rolex double lock double lock waterproof system, firmly tightened in the case. Mirror Zeyi blue crystal manufacturing, easy to scratch. Air-King’s waterproof case provides the ultimate in precision protection. In addition, the watch has more anti-magnetic shell, this is the classic pilot when the necessary functions.
Top Observatory certification

In 2015, Rolex Air-King watch was certified as “top observatory precision timepieces” (Superlative Chronometer). Set a new standard for this certification. So this unique mark to prove that the watch has been through a series of Rolex laboratory tests. The standard more than the tabulation of the general guidelines and levels.

Rolex:Movement into the case before the test top observatory precision timepieces.

So the average error of plus or minus two seconds per day or less, than the average precision of the Observatory certified precision time of twice. Green Seal is a symbol of the top precision timepieces Observatory. Each watch are attached to this seal, with a five-year warranty guarantee.