The 12 months 2021 has seen its justifiable share of anniversaries throughout the watchmaking business, and it appears 2022 will observe go well with. Only a few days into January 2022, Edox has launched a brand new anniversary restricted version, capturing the spirit of the unique Delfin from 60 years in the past. Right here’s the Edox Delfin Mecano Sixtieth Anniversary Restricted Version.
Edox has an in depth background within the subject of waterproof watches, as evidenced by varied dive watches just like the Hydro-Sub. Nonetheless, the Delfin (Spanish for dolphin) is one other identify from the corporate’s archive linked with waterproofness. The Delfin was a dive watch with a 200m water-resistance made in 1962.
The Edox Delfin Mecano Sixtieth Anniversary Restricted Version is available in a 43mm vast x 12.5mm thick black and gray PVD-coated metal case. This makes it a fairly large watch on the wrist, however swivelled lugs connecting the case to the strap make it put on okay on the wrist. The 12-sided bezel is a signature factor of the Delfin assortment, first seen on Edox watches in 1973. The screw-down crown and screwed-in caseback guarantee a water-resistance of 300m, a 100m soar over the unique.
The Edox Delfin Mecano Sixtieth Anniversary L.E. dial is completed in black, with a rotor-like design minimize out of it. This reveals the mechanical coronary heart beneath, however extra on that in a bit. The utilized hour indices are golden, as are the central skeletonised hour and minute arms. The slender gold-coloured seconds hand and a white minute monitor full the dial.
The motion Edox makes use of is named calibre 85, a skeletonised Sellita SW 200. This computerized motion reveals the internal workings by a skeletonised mainplate and bridges. By means of the cut-outs within the dial, you may see the openworked barrel, as an illustration. It runs at a frequency of 28,800vph and gives 42 hours of energy reserve when absolutely wound. A sapphire crystal reveals the underside of the motion with the Edox branded rotor on high.
The Edox Delfin Mecano Sixtieth Anniversary Restricted Version is worn on a black rubber strap with a black PVD-coated pin buckle. It’s introduced as a restricted version of 600 items and retails for EUR 1,650.
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