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Breitling Navitimer

Posted by wristwatch on August 15, 2007

In launching the Navitimer in 1952, Breitling gave pilots a genuine wrist instrument. Ingenious and efficient, this chronograph is endowed with a built-in “navigation computer” a circular slide rule capable of performing all calculations a flight plan requires. The Navitimer thus became the official watch of the AOPA (Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association), the world’s largest grouping of pilots. In its fifty years of existence, the Navitimer has achieved cult object status, thereby joining select circle of modern, ultra-functional and timeless objects that have made their mark on the 20th century. Since the famous “806” model in 1952, the Navitimer has found its way through the years unchanged in either form and spirit. Continuously produced throughout this period, it is now the world’s oldest chronograph.

* Caliber : Breitling 23
* Movement : Selfwinding mechanical
* Power reserve : 42 hours
* Chronograph : 1/4th second, 30 minutes, 12 hours
* Vibration : 28 800 v.p.h.
* Jewel : 25 jewels
* Calendar : Dial aperture
* Case : Steel, steel and gold, 18 k yellow, red or white gold
* Water resistance : 3 bars
* Bezel : Bidirectional, slide rule
* Crown : Non screw-locked, two gaskets
* Caseback : Screwed in
* Crystal : Cambered sapphire, glareproofed both sides
* Diameter : 41.80 mm
* Thickness : 14.60 mm
* Weight : 79.40 grams
* Interhorn width : 22/20mm



6 Responses to “Breitling Navitimer”

  1. Breitling Navitimer B13356 said


    Would like to get manual of Breitling Navitimer B13356.



  2. hola said

    hola tengo un breitling navimeter B13356 ,me se ha calldo del mano i dejo de funccionar,es una joya,si estas interesado en comprarolo venderia.

  3. Garry McGaw said

    I love your watches!!!

  4. fg said

    it is so good~! thanks~! your blogs are good ! thank you !


    tengo un BREITLING NAVITIMER impecable y funcionando

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