Armand Nicolet 9168G-AG-M9168

Collection: S05 Gender: Men
The rugged looking Armand Nicolet 9168G-AG-M9168 is a sporty flavored daily wrist accessory that not only looks gorgeous with its contemporary modern style, but also offers an array of functionality you’d sure to love. Sporting all the signature design elements of the watchmaker’s S05 collection, the watch boasts a superb Swiss construction that is watertight to 200 meters, and loaded with the self-winding Calibre AN 7751 TNK inside.

Armand Nicolet 9168G-AG-M9168 45mm S05 Chronograph & Complete Calendar Automatic for men

This 45mm sporty wrist watch is lined under the S05 Chronograph & Complete Calendar series line-up for gent. In addition to tells you the time with such a pleasing accuracy, this reliable timekeeper also provides a precise chronograph that performs at up to 1/8 a second precision via the central sweep seconds hand, a full calendar (date, day, and month), 24-hour display, and a moonphase.

Due to its complications, and all the efforts done to make each of them stay actually read-able, the watch is a tad bit large. But, it does remain as a wearable wrist accessory. For gent’s average wrist, Armand Nicolet 9168G-AG-M9168 would be an XL size. Its hefty case that is made of premium grade stainless steel has a diameter of 45mm, and it is around 15mm thick. Meanwhile, its formidable yet comfy three-rows link bracelet that can accommodates up to 8-inches wrist’s circumference is about 23mm wide, and it comes equipped with a deployment folding clasp that features double push-buttons safety for convenient and securer fitting.

Its case is finished in fine brush and polished, and it is topped with a handy uni-directional rotating bezel that features Black rubber edging in Black, engraved 60-minute diving scale, and a single luminous dot marker at the 12 o’clock position which has yellow daylight color. In addition, there is also tachymeter scale around the flange (inner bezel). Encased within, is a bright creamy White dial that is securely shielded with a scratch resistant sapphire glass that is enhanced with an anti-reflective coating. At the right hand side of the case, there are a large fluted crown, accompanied by two polished push-pieces for the chronograph that are similar to the bezel, feature Black rubber coating. And, at the back of the case, the watch has a screwed solid caseback that is engraved with markers and decorated with Armand Nicolet’s famous leaping fish insignia at its center.

As expected from a wrist accessory with that kind of looks, this 45mm Armand Nicolet 9168G-AG-M9168 gives you a nice degree of practicality by provides you with a 200m guaranteed water resistance. In another word, the decision is all yours whether you’d like to keep wearing it while swimming, or even when snorkeling at your favorite spot. And, thanks to the fluorescent materials on its dial as well as the bezel, the watch would remains visible when the light is lacking underwater.

Speaking a bit about the movement, the Calibre AN 7751 TNK is Armand Nicolet’s personalized version from the caliber ETA Valjoux 7751. Just like its base caliber, this fairly accurate 13¼ lignes AN 7751 TNK is beating at a high frequency of 28,800 alterations per hour, and it provides around 46 hours of power reserve when fully wound. The movement itself contains 25 jewels, and it features an integrated Shock absorber.

Dial. On the watch’s creamy White dial, its day and month are displayed by two aperture located within the 30-minute counter subsidiary at the 12 o’clock position, while the date is showcased by the centrally mounted hand that features crescent moon shaped head with Red finishing that points to the painted Black Arabic numeral date markers around the outer rim. Its moonphase is situated within the 12-hour counter subsidiary at the 6 o’clock position. While the 24-hour display, along with the continuous small seconds are situated within the sub-dial at the 9 o’clock position. The dial itself features oversized Arabic numeral hour markers, encircled by a thin black ring with painted white markers and luminous dot hour markers around. The brand’s hallmarking; “Armand Nicolet Tramelan” and “Chronograph Automatic Complete Calendar” can be found at the three o’clock position. Furthermore, the dial also comprises large hour and minute hands with fluorescent materials and a slimmer, luminous arrow headed central sweep seconds hand. Speaking of which, all the fluorescent materials within this dial have yellow or orange daylight colors that make them easier to distinct.

Anyway, for all of its quality offerings, this men’s 45mm steel on steel creamy White dial Armand Nicolet S05 Chronograph & Complete Calendar 9168G-AG-M9168 Automatic wrist watch is offered at a reasonable original manufacturer suggested retail price of $8,790.00.

Watch Specification

Brand: Armand Nicolet
Collection: S05
Series: Chronograph & Complete Calendar
Model number: 9168G-AG-M9168

Style: 9168G. also referred 9168GAGM9168

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

Calibre AN 7751 TNK. Personalized by Armand Nicolet based on the caliber ETA Valjoux 7751. Swiss made, mechanical self-winding chronograph automatic movement.

Specs
Function: Two hands with small seconds, Chronograph w/ central sweep seconds, Full calendar, moonphase. Size: 13¼‴ lignes (Ø 30 mm), 7.9 mm thick. Ball bearing rotor. Column wheel chronograph. 25 jewels. beats at 28,800 vph (4 Hz). provides ± 46 hours of power reserve. Shock resistant.

Functions: Hour, Minute, Seconds, Date, Day, Month, Chronograph, Moonphase
Dial: White

Creamy White dial. Large, silver-tone hour and minute hands with luminescent. A slim, arrow headed central sweep seconds hand. A slim, crescent moon headed date hand. Orange luminous finished Arabic numeral hour markers w/ luminescent dot over. Painted white reference markers around the Black inner ring. painted Black arabic numeral date markers around the outer ring. Complimented by tachymeter scale around the flange.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

scratch resistant, anti reflective coated.

Case: Stainless steel 316L

Round, Ø 45 mm, ± 15 mm thick. brushed and polished.

Bezel: Rubber coated stainless steel

unidirectional rotating bezel. engraved with 60-minute diving scale.

Caseback: Solid

screwed-in stainless steel. decorated w/ Armand Nicolet’s signature leaping fish, engraved.

Crown: Screw down crown

rubber coated stainless steel. fluted. with two push-pieces alongside.

Bracelet: Stainless steel

Silver tone, fine brushed three-rows steel link bracelet, adjustable. ± 23 mm wide, up to 8 inches wrist circumference.

Clasp: Hidden deployant folding clasp

with double push button safety for an extra security measures.

Notable Features: Full Calendar
Chronograph
Moonphase
Luminescent hands and markers
Water resistant: 200 m (20 ATM / 660 feet)

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

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MSRP

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Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price or Recommended Retail Price listed here may or may not reflecting the actual selling price of this Armand Nicolet S05 watch. You should use it and/or its conversion value for estimation only.

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The Armand Nicolet 45mm S05 Chronograph & Complete Calendar Automatic review in this page is written by Rief at Sunday, September 01, 2013. The post is tagged as $5000 up to $10000, 200m, 45mm, analog, armand nicolet, automatic, chronograph, date, day, men, mid end, moonphase, on steel, round, sporty, stainless steel, swiss automatic, three hands, watch.

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