Baume & Mercier 8384

Collection: Capeland Gender: Men, Women
The Baume & Mercier 8384 is an elegant timepiece that not only looks good with your "wear to work" attires, but also goes easy for a casual looks as well. This gent’s professional looking wrist watch is presented in polished steel on steel with a bold Black dial, with a robust Swiss construction that is watertight to 100 meters, and powered by a reliable mechanical automatic movement for precise timekeeping.

Baume & Mercier 8384 39mm Capeland MOA08384 Automatic for men and women

Despite of being labeled for gent, this Capeland collection timepiece has a sizable sizing that makes it not too large to be worn by ladies whose going for a masculine flavored XL wrist accessory. The watch polished round case that is made of high quality stainless steel has a diameter of 39mm and approximately 12mm thick, meanwhile, its gorgeous three-rows fine-brushed and polished steel link bracelet is around 19mm wide.

This Baume et Mercier ref. MOA08384 watch is solid and sturdy, yet not too heavy. For convenient fitting, its link bracelet comes equipped with a hidden deployant folding clasp that features an push buttons safety for an extra security measures. It has a solid screwed-in caseback that is typical to the watchmaker, is engraved with markers and has a large "PHI" at its center. And at the right hand side, there are a fluted steel screw-down crown that is also decorated with the brand’s signature PHI.

Furthermore, as it was once mentioned before, the timepiece whole construction is water resistant to 100m so that you can be sure that the timepiece wont be harmed by humidity, splashes, or even heavy rain. In fact, it is okay to keep wearing it while swimming, and it wont fog through time and use as well.

Dial: Zoom. Moving right along, the face of this Baume & Mercier Capeland mechanical watch is fascinating as well; Bold in Black, and nicely fashioned in such manners that is looking good while also providing an pleasant legibility at once. The dial comes with two large sword-shaped metal hands with SuperLuminova that point to the applique, stylized Arabic numeral hour markers with PHI at 12. A small seconds subsidiary is nicely displayed at six, complimented by an automatic date display at the three o’clock position, while along the dial’s periphery there are painted minute markers for easy reference. It is simple and simply charming.

Speaking a bit about the movement, the one fitted in this mechanical automatic timepiece is caliber ETA 2895 that modified is by the watchmaker to comply with their own specs at some degree. Similar to the one used by Corum in their caliber CO395, this movement has 21 jewels and beats at a high frequency of 28,800 alterations per hour. The self-winding calibre is not a chronometer grade, however, it does fairly rugged and accurate. Under full wind, this BM’s personalized ETA 2895 provides around 42 hours of power reserve.

Anyway, for all of its quality offerings, this handsome steel on steel Black dial Baume & Mercier Capeland 8384 "two-hands, small seconds, and date" automatic watch is reasonably priced with an original manufacturer suggested retail price of $2,495.00.

Watch Specification

Brand: Baume & Mercier
Collection: Capeland
Series: -
Model number: 8384

Style: 08384. also reffered as MOA08384, A8384.

Watch style: Unisex, Casual Dress, Formal, Elegant

medium for men, XL for ladies.

Display type: Analog
Movement: Swiss automatic

Caliber ETA 2895, personalized and refined by Baume et Mercier. Swiss made, automatic self-winding mechanical movement.

Specs
Function: Two hands with small seconds, automatic date w/ quickset date features. Size: 11½‴ lignes (Ø 25.6 mm), 4.35 mm thick. Ball-bearing rotor. 21 jewels. beats at 28,800 vph (4 Hz). provides ± 42 hours of power reserve. Incabloc shock arbsorber.

Functions: Hour, Minute, Small seconds, Date
Dial: Black

sword shaped silver-tone metal hands w/ SuperLuminova. applied silver-tone stylized Arabic numeral hour markers and PHI at 12. small seconds at 6. date display at 3. white printed markers around the outer rim.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

scratch resistant, anti reflective coated.

Case: Stainless steel

Round. Ø 39 mm, ± 12 mm thick. polished.

Bezel: Stainless steel

stationary bezel. polished.

Caseback: Solid

screwed-in stainless steel. engraved.

Crown: Screw down crown

Stainless steel. fluted. PHI decorated.

Bracelet: Stainless steel

Silver tone, fine brushed and polished three-rows steel link bracelet. ± 19 mm wide. standard length.

Clasp: Deployment folding clasp

with push button safety

Notable Features: Calendar
Luminous hands
Water resistant: 100 m (10 ATM / 330 feet)

suitable for splashes, rain, showering, and swimming.

Additional info: -

MSRP

$

Rate: 1

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

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The Baume & Mercier 39mm Capeland MOA08384 Automatic review in this page is written by Rief at Tuesday, August 13, 2013. The post is tagged as $1000 up to $2500, 100m, 39mm, analog, automatic, baume and mercier, date, low end, men, on steel, round, small second, stainless steel, swiss automatic, two hands, unisex, watch, women.

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