It appears to be that Omega never stops to improve and dazzle. In the wake of introducing the Seamaster Planet Ocean Ultra Deep Professional , the watch that made the world’s most profound plunge to the actual lower part of the Mariana Trench (with a water-obstruction of 15,000m), the brand currently gives another piece of cutting edge designing a center, this time, on lightness, comfort and opposition. Meet the 55g-just Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Ultra Light, another idea looking (however destined to be commercialized) watch planned particularly for sport.
Purpose-worked for sportsmen
The Seamaster Aqua Terra Ultra Light is a genuine reason fabricated watch, made without compromise with greatest comfort and obstruction during sports exercises as a main priority. This watch is the consequence of a coordinated effort with Rory McIlroy, the brand’s diplomat, who helped the item advancement group to make a watch completely fit to the necessities of competitors. “I’m glad to have assumed a part in the improvement of Omega’s new lightweight games watch. I understand what a competitor needs in a watch and through cooperation with Omega, we had the option to change the watch. The new “Ultra Light” is a flat out delight to wear, whatever sport you play,” says McIlroy.
The thought with the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Ultra Light, as you may have speculated by its name, was to zero in on weight, to bring most extreme comfort while rehearsing sport. Comfort involves ergonomy, obviously, yet additionally only weight. The lighter the watch, the less meddling it will be – it in this way can become part of the standard hardware of a competitor, something ergonomic, comfortable and forgettable.
Lightweight titanium habillage
The instance of this Seamaster Aqua Terra Ultra Light, while remaining consistent with the old style plan of the assortment – same generally shape, with lyre carries and level bezel – has been created in another, inventive material. Omega is utilizing (for the situation, caseback and crown) a particular combination called Gamma Titanium – a first for the brand. This material, utilized in the aeronautical business because of its safe properties, is more enthusiastically and lighter than traditional titanium. Omega is likewise utilizing titanium for the dial of its Seamaster Aqua Terra Ultra Light and has been diminishing the measure of material to an absolute minimum, to further lighten the heaviness of the watch without influencing its visual impact.
The result is a watch that, when worn on the energetic, lightweight texture lash, weighs just 55 grams. For comparison, the Richard Mille RM27-02 Nadal loads 19 grams (watch head just) and the Montblanc TimeWalker Pythagore Ultra-Light , an idea watch, is supposed to be 15 grams (once more, watch head as it were). All things considered, we’re talking here about a €700K watch (RM) or a watch that never has been delivered (Montblanc). The Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Ultra Light is considerably more practical, as it will before long be accessible in stores.
The watch is worn as standard on a coordinated elastic lash (comparable fit as a fiddle to the remainder of the Aqua Terra assortment) with red, green or blue subtleties. These discretionary tones are likewise applied to the dial, bringing about 3 distinct forms of this watch (18.104.22.168.06.001 for the red – 22.214.171.124.06.002 for the blue – 126.96.36.199.06.003 for the green). Other than that, the dial adheres to the mark flat furrows and the exemplary hands/markers of the assortment. A lightweight texture lash with velcro is additionally included.
A extraordinary element of this Seamaster Aqua Terra Ultra Light is its crown, which you can see is profoundly recessed into the bended case band. It has a push-in “telescopic” engineering, implying that it tends to be stowed inside the situation when not being used. It is better ensured when the wearer is in full action.
Calibre 8928 Titanium
The work done to lighten the watch isn’t just centered around the case/dial/tie. The development has likewise been improved. In the event that the base is recognizable – a similar base type as the Omega De Ville Trésor – the new Master Chronometer type 8928 highlights titanium scaffolds and fundamental plate, which implies that, notwithstanding the diminished weight, there’s less grinding between the components and it gives the development this extraordinary dim dark colour.
This hand-wound development holds all the brand’s advancements, which means its 15,000-gauss attractive obstruction, its co-hub escapement, the twin-barrel design for a 72h force save, its Master Chronometer confirmation and an entire 5-year warranty.
Availability and Price
The 3 variants of the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Ultra Light are not to be viewed as idea watches yet appropriate commercial items. They will be accessible in stores December 2019 and won’t be restricted versions. The retail cost will be EUR 45,800.
More subtleties at www.omegawatches.com .