Longines L2.640.4.78.5

Collection: Master Gender: Men
This Master collection Longines L2.640.4.78.5 is an understated elegant timepiece that offers the pure beauty of Swiss traditional timekeeping; a manual winding movement. And for another dose of pleasure, the watch is presented in a charming polished steel on leather construction that features transparent exhibition caseback which clearly showcases its Longines caliber L512 mechanism inside.

Longines L2.640.4.78.5 47.5mm Master Manual Wind for men

Just like every Longines Master, this classic XL timepiece is built with enduring materials to ensures its durability. Its mirror finished round case is made of 316L surgical grade stainless steel, its eye-cathing Brown bracelet is made of genuine Alligator leather, while its Silver "barleycorn" guilloche dial and the caseback’s display is protected by Longines sapphire crystals that are renown for their strength and continual clarity.

This Longines L26404785 watch is considerable an extra large for gents, with a 47.5 mm round case that is approximately 12.2 mm thick, paired with 24 mm wide bracelet that comes equipped with triple safety folding clasp that features push-piece opening mechanism for an extra security measures. Its logoed crown at the right hand side is fluted so that it would comes handy, especially for your winding routines. And for practical sake, its whole construction boasts a capacity of 30 m water resistance.

The face of this timepiece showcases an eye-catching guilloche dial that features a contrast Blued metal hands, pointing at the painted Black Arabic numeral hour markers, complemented by a printed minute markers around the inner bezel, and a subsidiary seconds at six that has a smoother concentric background and a slim blue hand. And just saying, in addition to be scratch resistant, the sapphire that shields this dial is also enhanced with an anti-reflective coating as well.

Speaking of the one inside, the one caliber L512 fitted in this luxury timepiece is a fine 16½ ligne Swiss made mechanical manual winding movement that is personalized by the watchmaker based on the ETA 6498/2. This 17 jewels movement beats at the frequency of 21,600 alterations per hour (3 Hz), and when fully wound, it provides approximately 56 hours of power reserve. Anyway, this Longines L2.640.4.78.5 manual winding watch’s original manufacturer suggested retail price is $2,400.00.

Watch Specification

Brand: Longines
Collection: Master
Series: Manual
Model number: L26404785

Style: L2.640.4. Ref: L2.640.4.78.5

Watch style: Gent, Dress, Elegant
Display type: Analog
Movement: Swiss manual wind

Longines caliber L512. Personalized, based on ETA 6498/2. Swiss made, mechanical manual winding movement. 16½ ligne. 17 jewels. 21,600 vph (3 Hz). ± 56 hours of power reserve.

Functions: Hour, Minute, Small Seconds
Dial: Silver "barleycorn"

Guilloche dial, Hammered silver with "barley grain" imprint. Blued-steel hands. Black painted motion-work Arabic numeral hour markers. Small seconds sub-dial at 6 with smoother concentric surface. printed markers around the inner bezel.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

scratch resistant. anti reflective.

Case: Stainless steel 316L

Round, Ø 47.5 mm, ± 12.2 mm thick. polished, mirror finish.

Bezel: Stainless steel 316L

stationary bezel. polished.

Caseback: See through

stainless steel with sapphire display. engraved.

Crown: Pull and push crown

Stainless steel. logoed, fluted.

Bracelet: Alligator / Crocodile leather

Brown, textured pattern, decorated with contrast stitching. ± 24 mm wide. men’s standard length.

Clasp: Deployment buckle clasp

with triple safety folding clasp and push-piece opening mechanism.

Notable Features: Manual hand wound
Transparent exhibition caseback
Water resistant: 30 m (3 ATM / 99 feet)

daily wear, not suitable for prolonged contact with water.

Additional info: With its long and distinguished traditions, Longines has from the start built its worldwide reputation on timepieces notable as much for their intrinsic quality as for the style and timing of their launch. The Longines Master Collection is a perfect example of this skill.



Rate: 1

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The Longines 47.5mm Master Manual Wind review in this page is written by Anonymous at Wednesday, August 07, 2013. The post is tagged as $1000 up to $2500, 30m, 48mm, analog, dress, longines, low end, manual wind, men, on leather, round, small second, swiss manual, two hands, watch.

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