Longines is now positioned within the Swatch Group, although much lower than Omega, Longines history but very brilliant, but also has had very many wonderful watches, the classic engraved series is a treasure trove of historical re-excavated in 2016 Longines launched a classic engraved series railroad watch, this is the 1966 Longines watch railroad modeled high cost of a simple function watch.
20th Century first generations, being a special class malfunction wrist watches, designer watches train is vital train process, entirely accordance with teach schedules exact operation, just a highest of ten minutes period between the trips, it is essential to maintain the accuracy and reliability of times necessary to securely operate. According to strict standards of rail operators to develop watches for railway and scheduling engineer these railway backbone personnel railway watch is produced. Right now, we certainly have probably challenging to envision how significant railroad watch is, in reality, as soon as the train firm especially put in place watch inspectors, railway staff and also to prohibit not authorized realignment of your watch.
The most famous are those railroad watch manufacturers like the Usa Elgin, Boer and Hamilton, inside the late 1800s or budget watch – this is actually the best size-created bank account watch. In the twentieth century, the railway was utilized all over the world watch the railway business, within the 1960s provided R.R 280 Longines timepieces after Observatory for China, america, other, Canada, Italy and Romania places of Persia train organization. Railroad timepieces An interesting characteristic may be the 24-hr size in the call!
Using the popularity of substantial-accuracy and precision quartz watch and rail centralized targeted traffic control, costly designer watches and accuracy railroad slowly and gradually becoming irrelevant, and gradually take away through the point of history. However the vintage engraved collection railroad watch and let us recall from your train reliable and accurate timekeeping soul, and that is a legible and reliable manufacturing terms, and rates of contact.
Longines vintage engraved collection railroad watch style is almost just like the prototype watch, distributed sizeable Arabic numerals hour or so marker pens on ivory face dish, plus an inner band 24 hours level. Nonetheless exactly the same black sword-shaped hands, studying without having trouble, the only real modify is a sign of six o’clock, prototype desk “RR 280”, was built on behalf of Cal.280 movements, and today it is actually “RR 888”, this is the Longines L888.2 motion.
Longines L888.2 movement ETA training course is generated, is A31.L01 activity, that are powerful ETA 2892 up-graded version, available simply to ETA Longines along with other Swatch Class brands. The motion of the key improvement can be a better energy arrange: Typical ETA 2892 is only somewhat quicker compared to 42-hour strength reserve, and from now on the movement L888 traditional engraved range railroad watch used to run a minimum of 64 hrs. I think they would choose this one movement if the railroad watch is really continues to this day.
Classic engraved series railroad watch now 40 mm diameter, 35 mm prototype form only, no way, even if you go retro, size must accommodate modern tastes of a large table, but this is now the size of a normal size dress form only. Case overall use of the drawing processing, while the bezel is mirror-polished – nothing fancy extra processing, but it is the right of the table style. Even more striking detail is the use of the new domed sapphire crystal to simulate the appearance of the original arched mineral glass table mirror, although it cut sapphire technology has made progress, but vaulted sapphire production cost is relatively expensive at this price rarely found in watches, Longines this point of view is quite sincere.
On the back of the watch case is just part of the decoration, rear etched showing a vapor locomotive with the Longines company logo, that is popular within the 1920s wallet watch rear carved styles.