Panerai Luminor Chrono Flyback Ceramic & Verde Militare

Panerai Luminor Chrono Flyback
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Two forces that inspire the Panerai manufacture include an inexhaustible drive to honour an illustrious history developing instruments for generations of heroes and an urgent ambition to define the leading edge of imaginative watchmaking: Panerai Luminor Chrono Flyback Ceramic and  Panerai Luminor Chrono Flyback Verde Militare.

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The Luminor Chrono Flyback Ceramica and the Luminor Chrono Flyback Verde Militare are a true expression of these dual goals, representing Panerai’s legacy in the sphere of timepieces developed for marine exploits and an embrace of advanced materials and design. They are the new entries in the Chrono Complicazioni segment of Panerai, a watch family characterized by a combination of high-tech materials, complex calibres and small quantities. Both models will be available in limited numbers: the Luminor Chrono Flyback Ceramica will be available at both Panerai brand boutiques and independent retail partners, with a millesimation of only 500 pieces, while the Luminor Chrono Flyback Verde Militare is an e-commerce exclusive, available only on Panerai.com, with a millesimation of only 110 pieces.

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A monochromatic black palette defines the bold aesthetic character of the Luminor Chrono Flyback Ceramica. The matte black 44mm ceramic case and bezel are lightweight, highly scratch-resistant and retain their tactile surface and deep, saturated color.  Light glints off the sun-brushed surface of the sandwich dial in the same inky-black hue. The matte Verde Militare dial together with the polished steel case convey an elegant attitude for the Luminor Chrono Flyback Verde Militare. Numerals and hour markers in white Super-LumiNova™ that glow green in the dark and central chronograph second- and minute-hands in orange optimize the watches with contrasting details that support the sports functions.

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The P.9100 movement, an automatic calibre with a power reserve of three days, characterizes the engines of both watches. Thanks to the flyback function, even when operating the chronograph hands will reset and restart with one press of the pusher at eight o’clock. The same pusher returns both hands to zero once the chronograph has stopped. A nautical tachymeter scale present on the dial allows the measurement of speed, a tool that recalls the brand’s history of designing instruments for sea-centred pursuits.

Water-resistant up to 10 bar (about 100 meters), the Luminor Chrono Flyback Ceramica features a black alligator strap with a matte finish, a second strap in black rubber and a trapezoidal pin buckle in titanium with DLC coating, while the Luminor Chrono Flyback Verde Militare matches an alligator military green strap with tone on tone stitching, combined with a green rubber as second strap and a trapezoidal brushed steel buckle.

Panerai Luminor Chrono Flyback Ceramic PAM01298

Functions:

  • Hours, minutes, small seconds,
  • chronograph flyback,
  • seconds reset

Movement:

  • Automatic mechanical, P.9100 calibre,
  • 13¾ lignes, 8.15mm thick,
  • 37 jewels,
  • Glucydur™ balance,
  • 28,800 alternations/hour. I
  • ncabloc™ anti-shock device.
  • Two barrels.
  • 302 components
  • Power reserve: Three days

Case:

  • 44mm black ceramic case, black ceramic bezel.
  • Safety Lock crown protection device in black ceramic.
  • Screw see-trough caseback in Titanium DLC.
  • Sapphire crystal formed of corondum
  • Water-resistance: 10 bar (~100 meters)

Dial:

  • Black sun-brushed with luminous Arabic numerals and hour markers.
  • Chronograph hour counter at 3 o’clock, small seconds at 9 o’clock and central chronograph seconds and minute hands

Strap:

  • Alligator black, T/T, STD, 24/22, BA.
  • Trapezoidal titanium buckle with DLC coating

Panerai Luminor Chrono Flyback Verde Militare PAM01296

Functions:

  • Hours, minutes, small seconds,
  • chronograph flyback,
  • seconds reset

Movement:

  • Automatic mechanical, P.9100 calibre,
  • 13¾ lignes, 8.15mm thick,
  • 37 jewels,
  • Glucydur™ balance,
  • 28,800 alternations/hour. I
  • ncabloc™ anti-shock device.
  • Two barrels.
  • 302 components
  • Power reserve: Three days

Case:

  • 44mm polished steel case, polished steel bezel.
  • Safety Lock crown protection device in brushed steel.
  • Sapphire crystal formed of corondum
  • Water-resistance: 10 bar (~100 meters)

Dial:

  • Green with luminous Arabic numerals and hour markers.
  • Chronograph hour counter at 3 o’clock, small seconds at 9 o’clock and central chronograph seconds and minute hands.

Strap:

  • Alligator Military green, black, STD, 24/22, BA.
  • Trapezoidal brushed steel buckle

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