Now for blancpain fifty fathoms bathyscaphe automatic 43mm replica its back in a gray plasma ceramic edition, which had been tested and proved as an optimal option, in a former limited edition. This “Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe” (Ref#: 5000-0240-O52A) is powered by a self-winding mechanical movement, caliber 1315, with 35 jewels and 227 components. And they’re also launching a stainless-steel version of their “Villeret Quantième Annuel GMT”, bestowing it with a more subtle, understated dress look.
Water-resistance on this timepiece can reach up to 300m (984 feet).And besides the Blancpain logo and model name written in a white font, the dial is quite clean.
There is also a date aperture between the 4 and 5 o’clock position. The blancpain fifty fathoms bathyscaphe automatic replica diving models first appeared in the late 1950’s and had an anniversary celebration in 2013, in which it reappeared with a new aesthetic reminiscent of its first editions. It has been through various redesigns during the years.
This is a very good feature if anyone actually wants to put this diver watch to use. And it’s not the first time Blancpain has used this material. They actually tried it out in a limited edition “Bathyscaphe Chronograph Flyback Ocean Commitment”, back in 2014. Features a blue unidirectional bezel, with a luminous coating, that combines with the dial and grey case and casts a sleek subtle metallic shade. Also has an exhibition caseback to gaze at the inner movements.
The blancpain fifty fathoms bathyscaphe replica 43mm case is made of a plasma gray ceramic material, which may look like stainless-steel, but is actually lighter and more resistant to corrosion, when immersed in salt water. This deep blue ceramic dial was conceived to evoke the depths of the sea. The rounded index markers were made with Liquidmetal and an alloy serving to avoid distortions. The thick SuperLuminova coated hour and minute hands, plus the luminescent unidirectional rotating bezel, guarantee an enhanced legibility, even in an incursion towards the depths of the ocean.
Also features a blancpain fifty fathoms replica balance with gold regulation screws. Power reserve on this timepiece can last up to 125 hours (5 days). Mounted to the watch is the option of a three-ring NATO strap, or a sail canvas version.