Rolex is legendary! Hardly anyone on this planet hasn’t heard of Rolex. Everyone loves Rolex! The huge popularity of this brand can be attributed to its elegance, craftsmanship and quality of material used in manufacturing all of its products.
904L stainless steel – Rolex is about achieving absolute, unmatched, relentless, uncompromising excellence and quality. They use 904L stainless steel; it’s highly corrosive resistant and has a great sheen when it’s polished.
Platinum – platinum is a rare, precious material and visually striking. Rolex uses 950 platinum, and when combined with ruthenium this produces a robust material with great shine.
Gold – Rolex is well versed in working with gold, in fact, they create their own in-house as a quality assurance measure. Rolex only uses 18ct gold, and when it’s mixed with elements like silver and copper, it produces different types of gold like yellow, white and its unique Everose Gold.
Rolex is known for providing best of the designs in order to satiate the thirst of the gentry to make a proper fashion and status statement in their circles. Their watches are very versatile and can be used for any occasion. Even with their exquisite designs, the Rolex watches go through stringent quality control to ensure high standards required for a perfect chronometer. Many proud Rolex owners across the world have personally attested to the quality of their Rolex watches. Rolex timepieces are absolutely water resistant, built like tanks and can be used for the most demanding and exacting situations.
Much of the wristwatch technology that we today take for granted, was invented by Rolex: The modern automatic wristwatch movement; The first water resistant watches – using the oyster shaped case, called the “oyster case”; The screw-down-crown for divers watches; Rolex was among the first brands that invented the first modern divers watches- the Rolex Submariner, launched in 1953; Rolex invented the first watches equipped with a date function – thereplica Rolex Datejust, launched in 1945; Rolex was the first watch manufacturer and brand to invent GMT-movements, for measuring time in a second time zone. The watch is called Rolex GMT Master and was launched in 1955.
The Rolex brand is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, with the total of 28 branches in the globe, and employs 4000 qualified watchmakers in more than 100 countries. Rolex history of achievements and innovations will continue to branded write a glorious page and never stop the pursuit. The first Oyster was 4500 and there are follow-ups such as 5034 and 6034.
And when you are to identify the replica Rolex watch, you can consider it from its watch case. The greatest characteristic of fake Rolex watch case is often “mix build”, different models of series often mix together into a new product, they are also estimated to reduce the cost. Some fake Rolex watch case back are engraved with material description that are not consistent with the watches, such as a steel replica Rolex will be printed into the material of gold. Or you can see from the Rolex watch strap or the workmanship of the watch dial or the Laser anti-counterfeiting mark or the watch factory batch number to make sure whether your replica watch is real or fake one.
Rolex Daytona is a stable watch among so many watches, no matter which side we mention, in addition to Patek Philippe and Panerai. In 2012 a rainbow Daytona was released and in 2013 an Ice-Blue Daytona was released and the high price contributes to its high popularity. With the debut of Rolex Daytona, the thirty-minutes and 12 hours of chronograph can be seen on the modern Daytona. Here you can see a fold-up clasps which is flexible inside it so that it can fit most situations. After you wear it, you will feel obviously heavy and 40 mm of case is just a middle size. What worth mentioning is the arc line design on the case which looks particularly attractive.
With its distinctive elongated square case, the Cartier Tank is recognisable to anyone with more than a passing interest in watches. Simplistic and elegant, along with it’s accurate timekeeping, the Cartier Tank watch is a marvel of fine watchmaking.
Cartier Tank history
The Cartier Tank is one of the most long-lasting models of the production, which is an iconic design and has been since the very first watch in 1917. The first Tank wristwatch was created in 1917 and was inspired by a simple idea: four lines, with two parallel shafts made from gold or platinum, a sapphire cabochon atop the winding crown and a leather strap. With its infinitely refined and timeless design, this revolutionary square watch took shape and forever changed the world of watchmaking. The Tank now belongs to the series of iconic Cartier watches, alongside the Santos and the Pasha. The 1920s Cartier Tank is more than just a watch but it’s also a pioneer of the Wristwatches. Remember that at the beginning of the 20th Century, many manufactures were only providing pocket-watches, sometimes modified to be wristwatches.
Unlike most watches that have been around for significant periods of history, the Tank has managed to maintain its unique appearance with every model focusing on the key features that identify the unique timepiece. Cartier Tankis popular with all kinds of demographics including various royals, world leaders, military officers, celebrities, fashion designers and corporate tycoons. Cartier Tank replica is especially popular with the business community as well as the contemporary artist due to its clean lines and simplicity. The elegant and classic design of this watch, along with it’s accurate timekeeping, helps to further the reputation and the history of the Cartier Tank watch.
Jackie Kennedy’s Cartier Tank
A Cartier Tank wristwatch that once belonged to former US First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy was sold at the Christie’s ‘Rare Watches and American Icons Sale’ for $379,500 to any anonymous bidder who has now been identified as American reality show star Kim Kardashian. This is the most expensive Cartier wristwatch ever sold at an auction. The 18-carat yellow gold model was produced in 1962, a year after Kennedy became the First Lady, and has reportedly remained in remarkable condition, despite being worn by her as a statement piece every day.