- BandLeather Strap
- Case MaterialSteel
- ConditionBrand New
Steinhart Aviation Automatic Chronograph.
Brand new with 2 year warranty Steinhart Aviation automatic winding pilots watch. Well made and newly developed case, distinctive looking Aviation. The design is based on an airplane’s on board instruments and is designed to be reminiscent in particular of the altimeter in historical airplanes. The dial was made in two different heights to improve readability. Large chronograph split sub dial for maximum legibility,..
The split dial is differentiated by orange and green text and pointed to by large sub dial double hand, also differentiated by orange and white. The subsidiary seconds is in a plainer smaller sub dial at the 9 position. Made by Steinhart, one of Germany’s independent up and coming brands. The watch is a large size with a stylish case shape and combines instrument styling, high engineering standards and highly competitive prices.
The case is made from stainless steel with a brushed finish to it. The dial is matt black with luminous coated hands which are with Super Luminova white with blue luminescence, and the indices on the dial are also luminous Super Luminova white with blue luminescence as well. The crown is a knurled finish push crown which is distinctive looking, over sized for easy gripping when winding the watch or setting the time.
The crystal is domed scratch resistant sapphire which is anti reflective on the interior side, with a glass display back showing off the movement. It has got a screw on case back which is solid stainless steel, engraved with Steinhart’s logo. The movement is a Swiss made Valjoux 7750 élaboré automatic winding movement which is the industry standard for Swiss and German made chronograph watches. It is a 25 jewel movement. The functions include hours, minutes and seconds, twelve hour chronograph, with thirty minute display and central sweep sixty second chronograph hand, with date at the 3 position. It has a large knurled non screw crown and large pushers for easy operation. The second hand is a stopping hand which stops when setting the time for accurate time synchronisation.
It is 3 ATM water resistant so splash proof. It comes on a good quality light brown Russian tanning leather strap with orange stitching mirroring the dial colour scheme. Steinhart reference number is C0406. Dimensions are as follows. Width is 44 mm excluding the crown, 45 mm including the crown, lug to lug is 44 mm and thickness is 17 mm. The lug width is 56 mm and the weight of the watch is 137g. Ref. C0406-STH 26. Price is £785