The Omega Seamaster is in excess of an assortment. It is a whole group of watches, all enlivened by the sea… Nautical, energetic, jumper situated or even exquisite, the Seamaster has been around since 1948 – you can watch at this inside and out video for a complete history of the Seamaster . Among all the watches in the family, one has hushed up for some time, the Planet Ocean, however this year, it makes a solid comeback with the shading that is, as far as we might be concerned, the genuine article with this professional timepiece.
There are different achievement minutes in the 71-year-previous lifestyle of the Omega Seamaster: 1948 – making of the model; 1957-presentation of the Seamaster 300 CK2913, which will characterize the assortment as generally a plunge watch; 1995 – production of the Seamaster Diver 300M, which will become popular as the James Bond Watch . 2005 was another significant date for this broad group of watches, and denoted the presentation of another assortment, a better quality, much more professionally-situated watch, the Planet Ocean 600m. Also, in those days, when was acquainted with the market, its unique model included a unique and beautiful bezel in brilliant orange.
At the “Time To Move” occasion, Omega revives this shading plan in another combination of materials, tones and lashes, to make orange incredible once more. The symbol just discovered its way back on the wrist, in a modernized, summery attire.
The new Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m with Orange Bezel isn’t only another tone. It is a compendium of the relative multitude of little or significant advancements found on this model since 2005… The PO started existence with a 42mm case, a helium get away from valve at 10 o’clock and the type 2500 inside, a changed ETA 2892-2 with co-hub escapement. The bezel highlighted an aluminum embed in those days, accessible either in dark or in brilliant orange – the most symbolic of the models. Afterward, this watch advanced with the expansion of ceramic bezels and new type 8500, this time, completely fabricated in-house. In 2016, Omega dispatched a definitely redone adaptation , fitted with another Master-Chronometer development (type 8900), another 43.5mm width, ceramic dials, elastic and-fired bezels and bunches of enhancements for the case/bezel/wristband. All things considered, the orange mark bezel was not, at this point accessible (orange was utilized as accents only)… But orange is back.
Orange is essential for the DNA of the Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m despite the fact that Omega has picked a somewhat unique way this year by presenting something new and new. This new shading combination depends on the exemplary PO 600m, with a 43.5mm breadth case in cleaned and brushed steel. All the specialized highlights are held, with the 600m/60 ATM water-opposition and the HEV (helium get away from valve) situated at 10 o’clock. Altogether, a strong and utilitarian jump watch.
Novelties incorporate, obviously, the new bezel embed in orange clay (another cycle patent forthcoming). Truth be told, this a decent tone of orange, rather more inconspicuous and less striking than the shading utilized in past models with an aluminum ring. A touch more red, less bright… The 60-minute jumping scale is loaded up with fluid white ceramic and Super-LumiNova (implying that the full scale and its engravings are obvious in the dark).
This new orange bezel form of the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m will be accessible with the exemplary 3-interface steel wristband of the assortment, highlighting a collapsing fasten with miniature change, under reference 184.108.40.206.04.001. The subsequent variant, under the reference 220.127.116.11.04.001, is a more unique and very “summery” take, with a white-silver-orange striped NATO tie, giving a less toolish look to this exceptionally vigorous jump watch.
The dial is likewise pristine. Before, this model was consistently fitted with more obscure tones – blue, dull dark and, obviously, dark. Omega currently presents a white ZrO2 cleaned fired dial on the PO 600m, as it did with the SM300, here . Hands and applied records are indistinguishable from the other models in the assortment (all loaded up with a lot of Super-LumiNova), in any case, there are more orange accents on the dial, on the stained orange Arabic numerals, the model name, the profundity rating and the tip of the seconds hand. This splendid dial works incredible with the hazier orange utilized on the bezel and gives a lighter, less genuine interpretation of the model.
Powering this variant is a similar type 8900 as all Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m, which means a Master Chronometer in-house development with magnificent accuracy, progressed specialized arrangements and high protection from attractive fields. This development gives a comfortable 60-hour power save and is finished in the customary Omega way, with darkened screws and arabesque Geneva stripes.
Price and availability
The Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 600m Orange Bezel will be accessible as of October 2019 and is evaluated at EUR 5,800 on a NATO tie and EUR 6,100 on a steel arm band – a similar cost as other steel models with various bezel and dials.
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