In 1934, two years after the completion of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Swiss Mido launched the Helmsman series. The introduction of this series of watches aims to highlight the coincidence of Swiss Mido and Sydney Harbour Bridge-a perfect combination of design and functionality. In 2018, at the 100th anniversary of Mido, the brand launched the helmsman series ‘Two Places’ fully automatic mechanical watches at the Basel Watch & Jewellery Fair, adding another piece to the helmsman, a representative series of Swiss Mido A brand new watch with a stylish and sporty style, which combines fashion style and practical ‘two places’ functions into one, and is specially designed for business people who often travel to various countries. Below, let’s follow the team ahead and take a look at this new watch. (Watch model: M005.929.36.041.00)
The new helmsman series ‘Two Places’ fully automatic mechanical watch, decorated with exquisite blue dial with vertical Geneva ripples, represents the ultimate aesthetics. The round stainless steel case with PVD rose gold plating and the deep blue dial complement each other’s contrasting charm. The stylish and timeless helmsman series ‘Two Places’ fully automatic mechanical watch is an indispensable wristwatch for all the world travellers who want to have both the fashion style and accurate time control of each country.
PVD rose gold-plated stainless steel, 42 mm in diameter. The double case design makes the model more classic and aesthetic, very beautiful.
The smooth lugs perfectly integrate with the case, adding a line of beauty to the watch. The smooth radian allows the timepiece to fit the wrist of the wearer well and is ergonomic.
By rotating the outer ring setting to display 24 time zones around the world, the second time zone (T2) can be adjusted via the screw-in crown at two o’clock. The arrow-shaped hands to indicate the second time zone can be adjusted with the screw-in crown at the four o’clock position (indicating the time on a 24-hour scale). Both crowns are engraved with the ‘MIDO’ brand logo and are designed with non-slip texture, which has a superior feel and is easy to debug.
The blue dial decorated with vertical Geneva waves, diamond-cut hour and minute hands, echoes the independent applique scale, and the time is clear and intuitive. Polished seconds and red-coated hands in the second time zone. The pointers of the second time zone pointer and the global 24-hour scale on the dial outer ring are decorated with a red lacquer coating, giving the watch a sporty and overall style. The date window is at 3 o’clock.
Equipped with Mido 1193 fully automatic mechanical movement, through the back cover design, you can see the automatic oscillating weight carefully carved Geneva ripples and MIDO logo, do not have a fun. stand by. Hours, minutes and seconds + ‘GMT time’ display function, and has 42 hours of kinetic energy storage.
A brown calfskin rolled crocodile pattern strap with brown stitching on the edges is classic and generous.
PVD rose gold-plated stainless steel folding clasp for easy and convenient operation.
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