Watch companies are always designing and building new and more innovative watches to improve mechanics, functionality, looks and designs. If you are looking for a new watch that exhibits a sleek, masculine look with the same class and style that you are already familiar with when you hear the name, Porsche. Then this may be the exact watch you are looking for. The 1919 Datetimer Eternity Black Edition All Black watch is aesthetically pleasing and gives you all the functionality and design lines of the legendary Porsche 356.
History of Porsche-designed watches
Until 1972 there were no black watches until Porsche Design introduced a chronograph watch in a black steel case with a black bracelet. The watch was simply called the Chronograph I and it was an immediate sensation. Designer and founder Ferdinand Porsche said he was inspired by the watch with the white dial markers and hands on a black background, directly from the gauges of an airplane and a car. It was a contemporary look mixed with a utilitarian design and it worked.
Porsche continued to work with other companies that had the expertise in building watches, but they were design inspirations from Porsche, and over the past 42 years, Porsche has produced a wide variety of watches that have revolutionized the use of materials and that is what leads. to move on to the creation of titanium watches in 1980, when titanium became the newest and most interesting material to work with in the field of watch design. It was expensive in its original form and was about to become the watchmaking material of the future.
Porsche Design is responsible for the creation of the legendary Ocean diver’s watch. Initially intended in part for the German military, the details of what was used for the patented movement remain a secret to this day, but other versions of the Ocean diver’s watches were derived from the former, such as the Ocean 2000 and the Ocean 500. smaller. of the versions were created with the Porsche Design signature integrated bracelet with the concealed clasp, as well as a velcro strap, carefully added to be worn over the sleeve of the wetsuit.
1919 Datetimer Eternity from Porsche’s Design
Where did Ferdinand Porsche get the idea for the 1919 Datetimer Eternity? Ferdinand Porsche is known for designing and developing each and every one of his watches with a specific idea and vision in mind. Typically inspired by one of his cars, the 1919 Datetimer Eternity is no different. Ferdinand Porsche used the Porsche 356 as a guide when he began to design his thoughts for this exquisite looking and surprisingly rich timepiece.
The 1919 Datetimer Eternity collection share something in common: the new case design. The case was designed using a skeltonized lug structure that was made for the primary purpose of reducing the visual size and mass of the case. This makes the case appear slimmer, sleeker and slimmer, perfect for those who prefer a slim watch over bulky.
The case is also designed to be worn large on the wrist, giving the dial and dial a more legible and luminous-rich dial diameter. Although there are different options to choose from with the colors of the dial, case and strap, this is the 1919 Datetimer Eternity Black. This brings to mind the idea that those with smaller or slimmer wrists may find this watch a bit overbearing on their wrist. Ultimately, it is personal preference when choosing the size of the face that you are comfortable with, but this particular design can overpower a smaller wrist and be uncomfortable to wear.
The characteristics of the case, the dial, the strap and the movement of the watch are:
This 1919 model was designed with a display caseback window and, although most of the case was finished in a sandblasted finish, the bezel, crown, and caseback received a polished finish. .
- Diameter: 42
- Height: 11.92
- Material: Titanium
- Glass: convex, scratch-resistant, double-sided with a 7-layer anti-reflective sapphire
- Water resistant up to 10 bar
Dial, used cartier watches
The dial was designed with a sleek and super stylish black dial and luminous minute hand, hour hand and second hand. It has a date display in the 3 o’clock setting.
The strap is an elegant black titanium and carbide coating. A masculine and aesthetically pleasing look that feels comfortable on the wrist. The strap offsets the black dial for luxurious sheikh style. The strap opens and closes easily for quick use or removal, …