Cartier W31088U2

Collection: Pasha de Cartier Gender: Men
Elegant and sporty at once, this Cartier W31088U2 watch is indeed gorgeous. Fashioned with the captivating looks of the brand’s Pasha collection signature design, the timepiece is presented in a robust stainless steel on ceramic construction with a high polished rotary dial and Black dial, and offers a sophisticated chronograph complication that is backed by the reliable Cartier Calibre 8630 MC Swiss automatic movement.

Cartier W31088U2 42.5mm Pasha Seatimer Chronograph Automatic for men

Just like every Pasha de Cartier Seatimer timepieces, behind its iconic appearance, the watch is constructed with quality materials for longevity, and ergonomically designed so that it would remains soundly and comfortable while beautifully flattering your wrist. Furthermore, this men’s luxury watch’s whole construction is designed to be watertight to 100 meters so that you don’t have to take it off while snorkeling at your favorite spot, if you’d like to.

Based on its size, Cartier W31088U2 is a large size for gents’ average wrist. Its polished round case that is made of premium grade stainless steel has a diameter of 42.5mm and approximately 14.65mm thick, meanwhile, its Black ceramic-plate link bracelet that comes equipped with a hidden folding deployment clasp measures around 22mm wide.

The case comes with a mirror finished stainless steel made uni-directional rotating bezel that features 60 minute diving scale and Black ceramic Clous De Paris edging. Encased within, its face is protected with a scratch resistant sapphire crystal that is glare-proofed both sides. The back of the case is solid --which is quite unfortunate for those who loves an exhibition type, made of the same material as the case, engraved with markers, and secured with screws. Furthermore, at the right hand side, there are circular screw-down crown along with two pushers for the chronograph that all are set with Black ceramic cabochon.

The face. If you do love Seatimer’s design, you’ll be thrilled by the face of this luxury watch. It is bold in Black, and has a nicely arranged layout that despite of its chronograph complications, still offering a well maintained legibility. It also features SuperLuminova, too, which improve its read-ability with some degree of night vision support. On the dial, there are diamond-shaped rhodium-plated hour and minute hands with SuperLuminova, a slimmer central sweep seconds hand, alternating sticks and Arabic (3, 6, 9, 12) numeral hour luminescent markers, date display at 4:30, painted minute markers along the periphery, and three subsidiary dials which feature bright hands and markers: small seconds at nine, 30 minute counter at three, and 12 hour counter at six.

Speaking a bit about the mechanical chronograph movement inside, although it is not quite an an exclusive movement, Cartier Caliber 8630 MC is considerably accurate and rugged. This 8630 is the watchmaker’s personalized Swiss automatic chronograph movement that is built based on the ETA Valjoux 7753. Containing 27 jewels, this self-winding mechanical movement beats at a high frequency of 28,800 alterations per hour, and it provides around 42 hours of power reserve.

Anyway, for all of its quality offerings, this women’s Stainless steel on steel link bracelet Silvered dial Cartier Pasha de Cartier Seatimer W31088U2 chronograph automatic watch is offered at a reasonable original manufacturer suggested retail price of $11,100.00. And saying, in case this luxury timepiece is not "grand" enough for you, there is a gold-on-rubber-gold version of it that is sure looks more glamour than this one.

Watch Specification

Brand: Cartier
Collection: Pasha de Cartier
Series: Seatimer
Model number: W31088U2
Watch style: Gents, Casual Dress, Sporty, Modern
Display type: Analog
Movement: Swiss automatic

Cartier Caliber 8630 MC. Personalized, based on ETA Valjoux 7730 / 7753. Swiss made, automatic self-winding mechanical movement.

Specs
Functions: Three hands, Chronograph, Date.
Size: 13¼ lines (Ø 30mm), height 7.90 mm.

27 jewels. beats at 28,800 vph (4 Hz). provides ± 42 hours of power reserve. ball-bearing rotor. unidirectional winding. Glucydur balance wheel. Nivaflex mainspring. Incabloc shock protection. Regulator system ETACHRON and regulator corrector.

Functions: Hour, Minute, Seconds, Chronograph, Date
Dial: Black

Diamond shaped rhodium-plated hands with SuperLuminova. Silver-tone, luminous sticks and Roman numeral hour markers. printed markers around the outer rim. 30 minute register at 3. 12 hour register at 6. small seconds at 9. automatic date at 4:30.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

scratch resistant, with anti reflective coating on both sides.

Case: Stainless Steel

Round, Ø 42.5 mm, ± 14.65 mm thick. fine brushed and polished.

Bezel: Stainless Steel

bi-directional rotating bezel. high polished, with 60 minute diving scale and Black ceramic Clous de Paris edging.

Caseback: Solid

stainless steel. engraved.

Crown: Screw down crown

stainless steel. circular crown, with two-pushers. set with Black ceramic cabochon.

Bracelet: Ceramic

Black, ceramic-plate link bracelet. ± 22mm wide. mens standard.

Clasp: Hidden deployment folding clasp
Notable Features: Calendar
Chronograph
Luminous hands and markers
Pasha de Cartier Seatimer signature design
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 Cartier Pasha de Cartier watch. You should use it and/or its conversion value for estimation only.

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The Cartier 42.5mm Pasha Seatimer Chronograph Automatic review in this page is written by Rief at Friday, October 31, 2014. The post is tagged as $10000 up to $25000, 100m, 43mm, analog, automatic, cartier, chronograph, date, dress, gold, men, mid end, on ceramic, round, sporty, stainless steel, swiss automatic, three hands, watch.

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