In 1969, people all over the world were paying attention to a major news that humans successfully landed on the moon, and humans have finally made substantial progress in detecting other planets outside the earth. There is also a major invention in the watch industry in 2015, which is Zenith El Primero 400 movement! El Primero is the first meaning in Spanish, of course, it has not disappointed everyone. For more than 40 years, EI Primero still Unsurpassed, it is the only chronograph movement with an accuracy of 1/10 seconds, and the balance can vibrate up to 36,000 times per hour. This amazing accuracy has made it easy to pass the COSC (certified by the Swiss Official Observatory).
Today, I would like to show you some of the classic watches in the three series released by Zenith in commemorating the 40th anniversary of the release of the EI Primero movement. They are all boutiques.
EI Primero legendary movement New Vintage 1969
New Vintage 1969 (New Vintage 1969) is a unique collection using the legendary EI Primero movement, also inspired by the original watch. The EI Primero commemorative logo on the dial is located at 7 o’clock and echoes the striking carving on the transparent sapphire case back. The dial of this series is crossed by a unique light bar.
The perfect combination of tradition and modernity
ChronoMaster Open (flagship happy) combines traditional watchmaking technology with modern technology. Zenith reveals the secret of time. Just at the moment of opening the cover, the legendary El Primero chronograph movement will be 36,000 times per hour. The frequency of the earthquake was obvious. It will be the first to adopt the Open El Primero 4021 movement.
一 Once the watch was launched, the entire watchmaking industry was shocked. Inlaid figures, double-layered cover, black alligator leather strap, etc. are all symbols of the latest fashion. There are two current models (45 mm and 40 mm), one is made of rose gold with a silver wheat grain or stainless steel dial, and the other is made of stainless steel with a glossy or etched black or silver dial. Innovative technology and outstanding design make this watch series have a unique charm.
El Primero 4046 self-produced movement series-Happy alarm clock for classic traveler world
World Time 2009 is unique because of its versatile design. In addition to displaying the time in any time zone, it also has a timer with an alarm function that can be adjusted based on the 12-hour clock. With 439 accessories and 41 rubies, the El Primero 4046 is the first watch to have a self-winding movement with guide wheel chronograph, date display, world time, dual barrel and alarm function. The dual barrels have different functions, one is mainly used for alarm, and the other becomes the source of kinetic energy inside the watch. The small crown at 8 o’clock is used to manually set the watch time and alarm time, and there is a small button on the alarm clock. This is a masterpiece made using the purest traditional craftsmanship, a rose gold case, a silver wheat grain dial, a black alligator leather strap, and brown stitching echoing the dial color.