What you're looking at here is the new Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot Travel Time Ref. 5524 presented at Baselworld 2015. Yes, it is an unequivocal pilot style watch from Patek Philippe. Your eyes are not kidding you.
Patp Philippe has become one of the most fake Rolex unpredictable brands in recent times. Recently, the company announced that it would revise its prices and that most regions received price reductions. Although this is not the first time that Patek Philippe has done so, it comes at a time when the Swiss franc has appreciated considerably and other power plants such as Rolex and Audemars Piguet have increased their prices. And at Baselworld 2014 last year, he published a steel clock with high complication, the annual calendar chronograph. 5960 (hands-on). This was a watch that caught everyone and woke everyone up, and this year Patek Philippe is present again.
The origin is of course extremely crucial when it comes to advanced watch manufacturing, and before the new Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot Travel Time Ref. 5524 is postponed, it is important to know that Patek Philippe has a history of watch production from pilot and, for military use, start. Before World War II, in the 1930s, Patek Philippe made pilot watches for specific military use. These special watches were known as "clockwise angle clocks" and had hour hands that turned around the steering wheel once every 24 hours, and as they did, they also pointed to the degrees of the arc marked on the steering wheel. This navigation has probably helped. One of these watches was sold by Christies in 2009 for over $ 1.7 million.
So with the pedigree for the new Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot Time Ref. 5524 firmly established, let us now take a closer look at the watch. Unlike most pilot watches, Patek Philippe Calatrava has Pilot Travel Time Ref. 5524 a dark blue dial with a grainy finish and also matches blue hours and minutes hands. The hands for the second time zone are skeletally bound. The large Arabic numerals have white gold markers, filled with SuperLuminova, as well as the hour and minute hands - the hand for the second time zone is not. 6 o'clock is a large clock face, and next to it are openings that serve as day / night indicators for the two time zones. The layout is very sensible and readable.
The bag is 42 mm wide, made of white gold and is fake Patek Philippe completely mirror polished. The large unguarded crown is at 3 and 8 and at 10 you have thick buttons that are used to adjust local time. These buttons also have patent-pending safety locks to prevent the wearer from accidentally changing the weather. The presses must first be released with a quarter turn before they can be activated, and once the adjustment has been made, the wearer can lock the presses by turning in the opposite direction.