Different styles—Briefing in Breguet Marine 5817
Breguet Navigation expressed its ideas through the solid casual watch and satisfies consumers’ needs for comfort, fashion and of useful. Breguet once was a precision instruments producer for French navy and Marine completely met every criterions of military chronograph. Today, we will look at a Breguet Marine and the official number is: 5817ST/92/SV0.
Marine series has a strengthen case and protective crown to make sure that the watch can work properly even under a terrible environment, while the skills and types shows the elegant design. Marine series is completely made of stainless steel with a black and white dial. The regular Roman time numbers on the dial radiates a powerful feel while the blue hand radiates a feminine feel. On the side of watch is a typical coin pattern, which is a traditional design of Breguet. On the crown there branded with breguet’s logo and a protection bridge serves as a protection for crown.
Coin-pattern lug and vertical lug—the typical Breguet elements—are presented. Breguet Marine 5817 tell times through the three hands. A small aperture is set on the six o’clock to show date. At the meantime, marine watches are trying to express the charming of ocean culture through the ornamentation on the watch.
The military-background watch decided its solid case and Breguet also incorporated modern elements into it, making it both classic and fashion. The Marine 5817 is the early work. The automatic movement is fitted with a big date display, and central small second. Through the black and white dial wave patterns can be seen clearly which indicates that this series is closely connected to the navigation culture.
At the 6 o’clock, a big aperture of date display can be seen. Among navigation watches, the big date display is a standard equipment, or we could say, a tradition. On the button of the case is a sapphire through which we can see the Cal.517GG automatic movement. It has a rotor made of 18 k gold and reaches 32 mm in terms of its diameter. Besides, it oscillates at a frequency of 28800 times and offer 65 hours of power reserve.
Whatever, Marine series has a long history with Breguet Navigation chronograph. Great Voyage Ear made the navy hegemony and also pushed the development of military navigation watch. Do not adjust time during the 8 pm to the 1 am of next day in case of incident because the movement is running. What’s more, Breguet Marine 5817 has a amazing performance in the water-proof, reaching 100 meters.