Panerai commits a model from its Luminor 1950 Regatta family to praise the Regatta Transat Classique, the most outrageous and energizing race for exemplary yachts covering 3,000 miles and leaving next 8 January 2019 from Lanzarote. The new restricted release 47mm Luminor Regatta Transat Classique PAM00956 is a flyback chronograph fitted with a regatta commencement work, a bunches scale to ascertain speed, a vigorous 3-day power save and a naval force blue shading plan that inspires the dark blue. Fitted out with a titanium frame, the 47mm Luminor Regatta Transat Classique is shipshape and prepared to sail.
A Heroic Challenge for Classic Yachts
For the brand that turned into the main professional provider of glowing submerged instruments and watches for Italy’s Navy, Panerai’s bond with the ocean is surprisingly authentic. Since it reemerged in the non military personnel circle in the mid 1990s, the brand works in non-hostile theaters and supporters worldwide regattas, similar to the Panerai Transat Classique , which the brand has upheld for four versions, and the well known Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge. The ideal occasion for a brand that is really connected with everything nautical, the identity of these races is that the challengers must be ‘exemplary yachts’. To find out about what an exemplary yacht resembles, Panerai has its own personal 1936 Bermudan Ketch, the Eilean , which will compete in the upcoming Transat Classique race, marking her 38th transatlantic crossing.
Regarded as the benchmark of offshore cruising route, the Panerai Transat Classique 2019 (coordinated by the Atlantic Yacht Club) gets in progress next January when twenty or so exemplary yachts will withdraw from Lanzarote to complete the 3,000-mile course to St Kitts in the Caribbean. A race that will test the determination of the most experienced salt canines, yachts and their groups will compete strategically utilizing their nautical abilities to arrange the confounded archipelago of the Canary Islands, exploit the exchange winds and afterward tackle the Antilles passing by the island of Antigua from the north or the south, prior to intersection the end goal at Christophe Harbour.
Neither the watch nor the development is new. The Luminor Regatta Transat Classique PAM00956 is essentially a blue rendition of the current Luminor 1950 Regatta 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic 47mm – but with a more limited name! The trademark pad molded case and defensive crown switch of exemplary Luminor watches are created in titanium with a strong brushed case and differentiating cleaned bezel. Notwithstanding being lightweight, hypoallergenic and tough, another favorable position of a titanium case for sailors is the way that the metal is consumption safe. The primary distinction in regards to the body of this model is the engraved domed titanium caseback portraying a globe with the cruising course of the race and the logo of the 2019 Transat Classique race.
Tactical commencement function
Departing from the dark dial of its brother, the new PAM00956 highlights a striking naval force blue dial with orange, white and light blue accents. The look is invigorating and in line with the marine soul of the watch. In any case, it works out in a good way past looking the part and offers a helpful commencement capacity to quantify the crucial minutes and seconds going before the beginning of the race. Grown particularly for regattas, the commencement work is very simple to utilize. By initiating the pusher with an orange cap just underneath the crown at 4 o’clock, the focal orange chronograph hand moves back each moment in turn along the commencement scale – as long as 15 minutes can be customized with the last terrifically significant five minutes set apart with strong orange squares and the word START printed previously. Another distinction Paneristi will spot is the manner in which the 15-minute commencement area presently includes separate rectangular markers rather than the nonstop track on the previous model, making it significantly simpler to read.
The flyback chronograph pusher at 10 o’clock begins the commencement by sending the light blue hand, and once the commencement is complete (when the orange hand arrives at 0) you can keep on account the slipped by time from the beginning of the race. In the event that you need to check your cruising speed, a tachymetre in tangles – again selected in orange – is given on the rib. The trademark cut-out numerals, cudgel hour markers and hands contrast a white foundation that sparkles in the dark.
Panerai’s P.9100/R type was grown explicitly to fuse a commencement work for regattas, an improvement of the P.9100 programmed type with chronograph capacities. With its flyback chronograph with vertical grip and segment wheel, the P.9100/R is indistinguishable in engineering and size to the P.9100, however marginally thicker and with a sum of 328 sections. Beating at 28,800 vph, the development has a vigorous force save of 3 days.
The Luminor Regatta Transat Classique is a restricted version of 150 watches worldwide and comes with a dull blue elastic tie and brushed titanium clasp alongside a second compatible lash and apparatuses for changing the tie. The retail cost is EUR 17,500. For more data, if it’s not too much trouble, counsel www.panerai.com .