Breitling AB011012/F546-375A

Collection: Chronomat Gender: Men
Simply said, the Breitling AB011012/F546-375A is a wrist flattering diver watch with that excel in both quality and performance. Not only comes with a bold, masculine design that is definitely hard to resist, this handsome steel on steel watch boasts a capacity of 500 m water resistance, and fitted with a Chronometer grade caliber that features a sophisticated chronograph complication which remains functional under the ocean water’s pressure.

Breitling AB011012/F546-375A 44mm Chronomat 44 Chronograph Automatic for men

It is a large size for gents, with a sturdy round case that has a diameter of 43.7 mm and approximately 17.1 mm thick, paired with a formidable five-rows link bracelet that measures around 22 mm wide. Its finely polished case comes equipped with an uni-directional ratcheted rotating bezel, a solid caseback, and a logoed screw down crown with two push-buttons alongside at the right hand side. Meanwhile, the matching link bracelet features a deployment buckle clasp with push button as an extra security measures.

Among the Chronomat 44 collection timepieces for gents, in addition to its Breitling’s 375A steel link bracelet, this AB011012/F546 model is distinguished from its variants by its attractive, two-tiered Blackeye Grey dial that is fashioned with flat outer diameter and an elegant square shaped center. It is covered with a glare-proofed sapphire, and within, there are polished steel finished hands with SuperLuminova fill, and a matching applied Index hour markers that are tipped with luminescent material which remain visible in every light conditions. Furthermore, the dial also features printed markers on the outer rim, while the Black raised inner bezel features a Tachymeter scale.
Breitling manufacture calibre B01
Speaking of the movement inside, this mechanical timepiece is fitted with the Breitling Caliber 01, a Chronometer grade self-winding automatic movement that contains 47 jewels, beats at 28,800 vph, and provides a minimum power reserve of 70 hours when fully wound. Its chronograph performs at an accuracy of 1/4 a second, and in addition to the central sweep second, there are 30 minutes counter and 12 hours counter at three and six o’clock positions respectively. And complementing the chronograph and three hands, there are a legible date display at 4:30, and small seconds at nine.

Compared to the other steel on steel watches, this Breitling AB011012/F546-375A is indeed a tad bit heavier due to its steel case’s solid construction. However, despite of its weight, the watch does comfortable enough to wear thanks to the Chronomat 44’s signature design that include an elongated case and slightly curved lugs for wearer comfort-ability.

Anyway, considering all of its quality offerings, the original manufacturer suggested retail price of this Swiss luxury timepiece is reasonable enough at $8,960.00. And just in case you'd like to know, in addition to this Blackeye Grey steel on steel model, the Breitling Chronomat ref. AB011012 is also offered in several other models with vary dial and bracelet type.

Watch Specification

Brand: Breitling
Collection: Chronomat
Series: Chronomat 44
Model number: AB011012/F546-375A

Reference: AB011012. Model: F546. Style: 375A.
also referred as AB011012-F546-375A

Watch style: Gent, Sporty, Casual Dress, Diver
Display type: Analog
Movement: Swiss automatic

Calibre Breitling 01 (B01). In-house, mechanical manufacture caliber by Breitling. Swiss made, mechanical self-chronograph automatic movement. Chronometer grade certified by C.O.S.C.

Specs
Function: Two hands, Small seconds, Chronograph with up to 1/4 a seconds precision via central sweep second, Automatic date (instataneous). Size: 13¼‴ lignes (Ø 30 mm), 7.2mm thick.

Column wheel chronograph with 47 jewels. beats at 28,800 vph (4 Hz). provides ± 70 hours of minimum power reserve. Shock resistant. Exclusive index-assembly system. Average daily rate: −4/+6.

Functions: Hour, Minute, Seconds, Chronograph, Date
Dial: Blackeye Grey

two tiered, with flat outer diameter and square shaped center. SuperLuminova filled polished steel baton hands. Luminescent tipped applied stick hour markers. White printed markers around the outer rim. Date display at 4:30. Three Black sub-dials: Small seconds at 9. 30-minute register at 3. 12-hour register at 6.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

Cambered (Domed). Scratch resistant, glare-proofed on both sides.

Case: Stainless steel

Round, Ø 43.7 mm, ± 17.1 mm thick. polished.

Bezel: Stainless steel

unidirectional rotating bezel, ratcheted. polished. features Superluminova phosphorescent mobile hour marker, and distinctive engraved satin finished numbers.

Caseback: Solid

screwed-in stainless steel. engraved.

Crown: Screw down crown

stainless steel. fluted. with two gasket.

Bracelet: Stainless steel

Silver tone, polished. five-rows link Breitling stainless steel bracelet (375A). ± 20 - 22 mm wide. mens standard.

Clasp: Deployment buckle clasp with push button
Notable Features: Chronograph
Calendar
Tachymeter scale
Luminous hands and markers
Diving capability
Water resistant: 500 m (50 ATM / 1650 feet)

suitable for swimming, snorkeling, skin diving, and diving.

Additional info: -

MSRP

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Rate: 1

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price or Recommended Retail Price listed here may or may not reflecting the actual selling price of this Breitling Chronomat watch. You should use it and/or its conversion value for estimation only.

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The Breitling 44mm Chronomat 44 Chronograph Automatic review in this page is written by Rief at Thursday, July 04, 2013. The post is tagged as $5000 up to $10000, 44mm, 500m, analog, automatic, breitling, chronograph, date, diver, men, mid end, on steel, round, sporty, stainless steel, swiss automatic, three hands, watch.

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