Ask someone for their Rolex watch, and have access to the history of the rare Cerachrome Edge Format Vintage Daytonas GMT border color or a new high-tech. Few collectors and amateurs will immediately jump to discuss Datejust – it could be a mistake. Rolex as one of the most low-key family members, combines the true Replica Rolex Datejust watches, multi-style and high-quality watchmaking history, so that everyone from the casual user to watch stubborn fans are excited. Here we will be shooting the modern 36mm Datejust, while giving you an overview where this watch, and why it has become one of the biggest watch.
There is no doubt that Rolex is the world’s leading watch manufacturer, let alone one of the most recognized brands in the world. Assuming it’s the result of lavish marketing budgets and other less obvious traits – and these things will certainly play a role – but he denied the company’s story and its products will make history to become a big mistake. model is one of the earlier surviving Datejust today, and provides a perfect lens through which to examine why the Rolex is a Rolex.
Replica Rolex watches was founded in 1905 by Hans Wilsdorf, although he first in the UK and called Wilsdorf & Davis. In 1920, when Wilsdorf moved to Switzerland where the supplier, the name Rolex SA will be transferred to the company, to our company today. From the first days we have little information allows us to understand how Best Rolex watches became his prototype, for example, Wilsdorf insisted that his brand name is easy to pronounce in all languages, and it is always simple and easy to place elegance on his watch face. It’s the small decisions that have huge consequences.
Now comes the Datejust itself. First published in 1945 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Rolex Datejust. This is to celebrate the jubilee celebration was held in my hotel Bergs Hotel Wilsdorf in Geneva (and so is the first day with the name of the new wristwatch) issued on (now the Four Seasons Hotel and the legendary sales sites) Christie such as Rolex Daytona: first class). This is the first date for automatic replacement of automatic windows. This is a feature that everyone completely take for granted today, but in the 1940s, that is a function of changing the rules of the game.
Oyster Datejust course, is housed in a case, which is another great thing about Rolex innovation. In 1926, Oyster suitcase become the first production series of waterproof watch case, it is the first case of the watch fully waterproof. Previously, all cases waterproof is complicated matter, involving the card outside the box in the main tank.
We also have a Perpetual rotor, it can be a self-winding movement, which is one of the rare innovations of Rolex for the first time. the Harwood at the market for three years, and provides the first automatic movement in 1928. Datejust also equipped with a new bracelet mentioned above – Jubilee bracelet. At first, Jubilee is considered the name of the watch itself, but it ended only on the delicate bracelets we still have today.
The first reference is 4467 Datejust, that gold and the corresponding Golden Jubilee bracelet. It has an open white dial, topped with gold stick to mark the time, there is a date window “wheel”, displaying even days of red and black. At this point, there are no single magnifying crystal glasses – it will be 1955 at the launch of another Rolex Datejust. You will notice that the name does not appear Datejust anywhere on the dial, on the contrary, we have a signature “Rolex / Oyster Perpetual” at 12 o’clock, 6 hours there is indication “Chronometer”. Furrow bezel, this function becomes more important in the 1960s.
Over the next few years, many variations have appeared Datejust. There are two-tone steel and rose gold jewelry, the style is completely steel, dial watch specialty of the stone bezel set with diamonds. datejust name began to appear sporadically referee. 5030 and 5031, but after 6074 and 6075 will become a permanent feature. Although there are some very serious collectors who can Datejust possible, but a detailed description of each change can be an impossible task Datejust.
Today, there are 16200 Datejust family, 36mm of dead origin, have not changed in many ways, what we are here explored in depth. But it should be noted that in 2009, Rolex also introduced the 41mm size of the Update II Datejust. It still has the same shape and the different dials and details – all of the o