How Rolex could be described in a few phrases?A blue-chip adornment, which symbolizes splendour and success of its owner. Probably, it’s the best way to express the grandeur of this trademark. But, telling the truth, Rolix is not just a trademark.It’s something more, it is the embodiment of style.
Rolix appeared in 1905, and even at that time the watch were distinct in its design and sumptuousness in every detail, there were used golden and silver bracelets instead of ordinary wristlets.
Modern models of the trademark is equipped with automatic winding based on oscillating weight Perpetual and today Rolix has got COSC certificate. Sapphire crystal makes the watch scratchproof. A special system Twinlock guarantees waterproofing up to 100 meters. Watchcase can be really called the pink and paragon of daintiness.The watchcases are normally made of steel 904L and 18 carrat of gold. In models designed for women there can be used diamonds.
Each set of stamps has got its own history, which is closely connected with famous people from different spheres of human activity.
Cellini, Lady Oyster , Oyster Perpetual ,Explorer and Air-King is in great demand nowadays. Let’s have a closer look at the models.
The face of a clock is noted for its classic design together with some notes of modern age. Roman numerals have got a prolate form. Clock hands have got a sword form.
The model has got 4 variants:
- white lacquer coating clock face;
- black lacquer coating clock face;
- using 18 carrat white gold;
- using Everose gold (39 mm).
Watch band is made of alligator skin. The average price for Rolex Cellini is 19400 dollars.
Lady Oyster Perpetual DateJust can boast a 28 mm watchcase, equipped with balance-spring Syloxi.
Lady-Datejust can be really called as the embodiment of womanhood. The model dates back to 1945, as soon as the model appeared it has become the evocation of style. The watch that every smart woman deserves.
The model is appareled with 10 diamonds (the face of the clock) and 46 diamonds (bezel). The watch is waterproof up to 100 meters.
Oyster Perpertual. Pearlmaster 39
The model can be really called the gem of the collection Rolex. Watchcase diameter is 39 mm,made from 18 carrat Everose. Waterproofing is up to 100 meters. The face of the clock contains 713 diamonds Aubergine with sunkissed chatoyancy.The bracelet is decorated with 144 dimonds. The numbers on the clock face are made of 18 carrat gold, numbers 6 and 9 are decorated with 16 diamonds.
Explorer first appeared in 1953. The collection was coincided with Mount Everest ascent. What makes special the model is that numbers 3, 6 and 9 on the clock face is covered with phosphorescent paint,due to this material the numbers can have blue -light emittion, which makes it possible to see all the elements of Explorer in all conditions.
Watchcase diameter is 39 mm. Material used for the watchcase is steel 904l. Clock hands are made of 18 carrat white gold.
What makes Air-King distinct from other models is watchcase diameter 40 mm, made of steel 904L and black face of the clock with big numbers 3, 6 and 9. Minutes marking is seen plainly, which makes it convinient to time during the flight.
Charles Douglas Barnard, English aviator, once said about Rolex: “Rolex due to its characteristics is everything that is needed for aviation. And I’m going to take Rolex in flight in future”.
The mechanism of Air-King is protected from magnetic action due to internal shield. Whatchcase diameter is 40 mm. Waterproofing is up to 100 meters.
As you can see Rolex is not just a trademark, it’s elegance and assurance in every detail. Rolex is made in keeping with the best traditions of watchmaking. Choosing Rolex, you choose something more than just watch.