Breitling AB015212/BA99-744P

Collection: Transocean Gender: Men
An automatic mechanical timepiece that excel in both function and form, the Breitling AB015212/BA99-744P is the kind of timepiece that goes just great for any circumstances. This Transocean Chronograph watch is presented in a solid stainless steel with a fixed bezel in high polish, on a rich, alligator leather bracelet in Black that is nicely adorned with tonal stitching.

Breitling AB015212/BA99-744P 43mm Transocean Chronograph Automatic for men

Speaking of the measurements, this wristwatch is a large size for gents. The case measures 43 mm in diameter and around 11.35 mm thick, meanwhile, its supple leather bracelet measures around 21 mm wide, and comes equipped with a deployment clasp for convenient fitting. Balancing its handsome look with a reliable performance, this wrist flattering Swiss watch is fitted with the highly appreciate Caliber Breitling 01 (B01) --which can be seen through the exhibition caseback, furthermore, its whole construction is 100 m water resistant for practical sake.

Digging in a bit about its engine, the calibre B01 used in this watch is a high frequency beating, 47 jewels Swiss automatic self-winding movement which provides more than 70 hours of power reserve under full wind. It is entirely developed and produced in the Breitling workshops. Its chronograph performs at up to 1/4 a second accuracy.

Anyway, the face of this Breitling AB015212/BA99-744P is attractive yet easy on the eyes. Bold in Black, the dial is shielded with quality sapphire glass that is enhanced with an anti-reflective coating to improve its clarity. Its silver tone hour and minute hands, as well as the luminous dots above the matching stick hour markers feature SuperLuminova that remain visible in any light conditions. The sub-dials, as well as the date aperture at half past four are also easy to read. In addition, at the outer rims, there are an ever useful printed markers for easy reference.

As for the price, this particular model has the same original manufacturer suggested retail price as the other steel on leather Transocean Chronograph watches, which is around $8,200. And just saying, the ref. AB015212 models are also available with non-crocs leather bracelet, in steel on steel, and in white dial variants.

Watch Specification

Brand: Breitling
Collection: Transocean
Series: Chronograph
Model number: AB015212/BA99-744P

Reference: AB015212. Model: BA99. Style: 744P
also referred as AB015212-BA99-744P.

Watch style: Gent, Sporty Elegant, Casual Dress
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: Black

silver tone tone super luminova coated hour and minute hands. silver tone stick hour markers with luminous dots over. printed markers around the outer rim. small seconds at 9. 30 minute register at 3. 12-hour register at 6. date display at 4:30.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

scratch resistant, glare-proofed on both sides.

Case: Stainless steel

Round, Ø 43 mm, ± 11.35 mm thick. fine polished.

Bezel: Stainless steel

stationary bezel.

Caseback: See-through

screwed-in stainless steel w/ sapphire display. engraved.

Crown: Non-Screw locked

stainless steel. fluted, logoed. Two gasket.

Bracelet: Alligator / Crocodile Leather (744P)

Black, with crocs pattern and tonal stitching. ± 20 ~ 22 mm wide. ± 7.75 inches long.

Clasp: Double locking fold-over clasp
Notable Features: Chronograph
Calendar
Luminous hands and markers
Transparent exhibition caseback
Water resistant: 100 m (10 ATM / 330 feet)

suitable for rain, showering, swimming, and shallow snorkeling.

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 Transocean watch. You should use it and/or its conversion value for estimation only.

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The Breitling 43mm Transocean Chronograph Automatic review in this page is written by Rief at Sunday, July 07, 2013. The post is tagged as $5000 up to $10000, 100m, 43mm, analog, automatic, breitling, chronograph, date, elegant, men, mid end, on leather, round, sporty, stainless steel, swiss automatic, three hands, watch.

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