Carl F. Bucherer Creates Its First Watch Fitted for the Deep Sea

  • Photo by Stephane Gros
    Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros
    Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros
    Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros
    Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros
    Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros
  • Photo by Stephane Gros

Carl F. Bucherer released its first diver’s watch just in time for the holidays. The new Patravi ScubaTec chronometer, which comes on a stainless-steel bracelet or a rubber strap ($6,800 and $6,400, respectively), is equipped with a hardy 44.6 mm stainless-steel case and a sapphire crystal nearly 4 mm thick that shield the Swiss watchmaker’s CFB 1950.1 automatic movement on dives to 1,640 feet deep. The watch is equipped with a helium valve for pressure compensation on super-deep dives. The hands and markers are coated with Super-LumiNova that glows light blue in the dark, providing an extra degree of visibility underwater. The coating also appears on the unidirectional bezel, which has been engineered for safety while submerged. (www.carl-f-bucherer.com)

Photo by Denis Hayoun
This stunning timepiece is the most diamond-studded of the line’s three new hand-wound watches…
A tribute to 19th-century watchmaker Nicolas Rieussec, Montblanc’s new timepiece has modern appeal…
The HMX utilizes an intriguing system of mirrors and prisms to display the time for the driver…
The dial features 18-karat gold Jaquemarts and a striking mechanism that sets them in erotic motion…
Guests are taught to make timepieces surrounded by one of the largest selections of Rolex around…
Gemstones reign supreme in this jewel of a collection inspired by the landscape of Provence…
It is safe to say the 500-year-old craft of watchmaking is poised for a revolution...
Arnold & Son reenvisions its founder’s 18th-century clocks through contemporary eyes…
Lambert explains Montblanc’s considered approach to embracing the smart watch…
Having sold out in a matter of months, the limited-edition release will be available again July 1…