New Watch Rebuilt From Old Movement First Omega Omega Watch
OMEGA has reintroduced a real technology of the past for the latest works. The ‘Original Limited Edition of the Omega Watch’ is a magnificent new series consisting of only 18 watches-each equipped with an original 1913 Chro chronograph movement from 1913. This precious movement was expertly refurbished by an expert in the Omega Tourbillon factory using a special process to revive it for use in these new limited edition models.
Omega is based on the original 19-inch Chro chronograph movement from 1913. After careful restoration and refurbishment by watchmakers, it is loaded into the new work ‘First Omega Watch Limited Edition’.
3018 is a single-handle winding chronograph movement with a Breguet hairspring and a bimetal balance. It was carefully restored by the Omega Tourbillon Workshop. 18K gold-plated motherboard and bridge with grained decoration
‘First Omega Watch Limited Edition’ was launched on July 2 at the ‘Museum Night’ brand in Switzerland. Guests can not only listen to the opinions of several very professional speakers at the scene, but also be the first to bet on new models.
Omega President and CEO Raynald Aeschlimann said: ‘I have never seen anything like this in all the years I have served the company. These movements have a 105-year history and it is now more certain that their story will Continuing. While sharing this result, we are proud of our extraordinary skills in refurbishment and craftsmanship. ‘
In 1913, Omega became one of the world’s earliest watchmakers, and the acclaimed 1.8-inch Chro chronograph movement was an integral part of that achievement. In today’s Eucalyptus, the Omega Museum plays an important role in retrospecting the historical heritage of the brand’s treasure trove, providing 18 original 1.8-inch Chro chronograph movements. The experts of the Omega Tourbillon Workshop carefully repaired these precious movements through special special procedures, injected new vitality, and named it the new Omega Caliber 3018.
This distinctive timepiece has a diameter of 47 mm and a brown strap with white gold studs. White enamel plate with 1913 original design popular with soldiers, with hollow Arabic numerals and blue ‘Empire’ hands
In terms of the design of this 47.5 mm watch, Omega is based on the shape of a 1913 Omega watch with classic details such as a rivet leather strap and a white enamel dial with blue ‘Empire’ hands With openwork arabic numbers. This design was a favorite of soldiers during World War I. Especially the easy-to-read faceplate design and the 15-minute time plate are particularly attractive to pilots. These are ideal for the most challenging tasks, so many watches are Delivered to the Royal Flying Corps, the most famous wartime pilot and soldier in history.
Each chronograph comes with a handmade leather case with two extra straps: a gold Novonappa leather strap and a burgundy leather strap. There are also unique Strap changer, magnifier and travel case
This classic design also uses modern materials such as 18K white gold case and 18K patented Sedna ™ gold crown and push handles, and is equipped with a flip-type case back that can be opened to reveal the refurbished movement behind the sapphire crystal.
First Omega Limited Edition
White gold material / 3018 manual winding movement / hour, minute, small seconds display / chronograph function / sapphire crystal mirror / water-resistant 30 meters / diameter 47mm / limited 18 pieces