A wrist watch is time zone, I think a lot of friends are not strange.since 1884, when Washington the standard of international conference on longitude determined the world area, the concept of time zones deeply influenced the whole world in the 20th century. People at that time to check the time is the most important way, is the clocks and watches, mechanical manufacturing has been aware of the need to develop a with the function of the time zone to the watches, and which has the function of time zone wrist watch, in the 20th century.Time zone watch more colorful.
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Watch of wrist of time zone, mainly is two kinds, one kind is the world time watch, one is a double time zone wrist watch (or watch of wrist of GMT/UTC). They have a very clear difference, world time watch in general on the dial has a global 24 time zones will reach 37 (plus half time zone time zone), according to the time synchronization watch of wrist of dual time zone only shows additional the time that a region at the same time. Of course, on the machine core structure, that is two sets of systems.
Rolex lini dual time zone
From my personal point of view, dual time zone wrist watches more flexible and convenient than the world, unless it is to fly around all or business in multiple countries, otherwise the world time watch less than the limit. And wrist watch, dual time zone if the wrist when the design to do the calibration institutions more clever, then it is a very good business wrist watch, no matter go to where, as long as according to the law of the time zone, easy to adjust the dial pointer can be easily synchronized, wrist watch in the world, because when I go to another place, actually don’t need to know so many parts of the world, so the information will bring me to read when in trouble, and also very takes dial space. Of course, this does not represent the world watches is not good, but it needs to have this kind of real demand of customer service (obviously I’m not).
I don’t care about who made first dual time zone wrist watch, I am more concerned about the double time zones can now buy watches, which is a better use, which is a more distinctive, which one is affordable.
No past thousands Several common dual time zone watches
Although as an additional function, dual time zone need additional structure, but it has yet to form a larger order of magnitude in price jumps. To remove electronic watch, mechanical watch with a double time zone has been very common, Japan and domestic several thousands of USD can be bought on brand price, most of the red watch brand has such a watch. On the one hand, thanks to the king of the Swiss system core ETA 2893 this movement development, has led many brand watches can be directly introduced double time zone, on the other hand, in the basic movement such as 2836, 2824, based on the movement stack module, dual time zone also can realize the dual time zone relatively simple function. So, two time zones has become a very simple and easy to buy.
Dietrich criteria series double time watches
Replica Dietrich watch is the most famous domestic populist wrist watch brand, relatively easy to accept the price, make a lot of people can afford, 23000 USD can entry the Dietrich watch, has a wealth of choice. Yet in the Dietrich in recent years, some of the watches, its mechanical movement time zone watches rare, is the only impressive 2013 world time watch Dietrich mark the 160th anniversary of the launch, in addition to this, almost didn’t see. Double time watches, are almost quartz movement. Of course, the benefits of the quartz movement is self-evident, precision and low failure rate is good.
Wrist watch criteria series double time zone using swiss-made quartz movement, 10 o ‘clock in wrist position, there is a belt 24-hour dial plate, indicating the time home, dial center indicates the local time, when the minute hand wrist watch is very 3550 USD. Here to be sure, watch of wrist of dual Time zone does not exist in the first area and a second Time zone that argument, because easy to misunderstand, in the English language in the Local Time and the Home Time to indicate, said Local Time (usually by the most prominent when the minute hand dial indicator) and Home of Time, it is relatively easy to understand. In addition, not all instructions with 24 hours GMT watches, especially the low end of the quartz watch, to see whether it can be manually adjusted.
Hamilton jazz series double time watches
Compared to other brands under the swatch group, the Hamilton dual time zone watch more clearly, it is not only applied in the high water-resistant dual time zone, also in the classic jazz series, and other series of watchess are in use. Show are more diverse forms, from the window display to the pointer and set the universal time function, etc. Hamilton jazz series double wrist H32585551 zones, the classic style of men, which is the most basic double time watches.
ETA 2893-2 wrist watch with automatic chain machine, dynamic storage and 42 hours, belong to ETA 2892 GMT version, so even after combined with the corresponding function of time zone, it can still keep a good thickness (4.1 mm), makes the wrist watch overall easy to wear, why not in adding the ETA 2824 up, may also have the reasons. The watch outside the 2893-2 and no other function, disk standard 24 hours of the pointer instructions, crown can be set-up pointer, pointer, date and time zone in wrist watch is very 8750 USD, compared with no time zone ETA 2892 movement function of wrist watch, the price on the high of about 1000 USD.
The degree of the helmsman watches series double time zone
In 2014, the United States to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the arrival of the helmsman series, special series launched a pilot zones wrist watch, this is the degree of all watchess in one of the few watches a time zone, and is a collection of watches, a double time zone and the world. The watch at first glance is very complex, not only have a 24 hour world time zone sign, there are additional instruction pointer, a 24 hours with the standard locations or world time watch is different. In spite of this, it is still an operating and read simple wrist watch.
The watch at 9 o ‘clock position of T2 position indicator is the home time zone, indicating pointer indicates the hometown time 24 hours a day, when you are from home to go to another area, only need to adjust the minute hand is good at the center of the dial, but it is important to note that the dial center when the minute hand, 24 hours will follow, so you also need to come back. As a result of the wrist watch with ETA 2893-2 is automatic chain machine, this machine in principle, there is no world time function, so when you adjust the time zone plate, because there is no coherent structures, a pointer on the dial does not move, so it is actually a double time zone wrist watch, just by adjusting when necessary can temporarily display the world time zones. This watch is very 9100 USD, close to a pilot series week calendar observatory watch prices.
In addition, there are many brand be modified on the basis of the ETA 2893-2, introduced some more high appreciating the GMT watch, the price also range from 10000 to 25000, if a higher is precious metals.
Classic dual time zone wrist watch
Than those who went on sale on the basis of the system core of GMT watches, advanced tabulation brand often like to use movement to load the GMT function independently, and have experienced and test market, become now a glimpse of the classic wrist dual time zone.
Rolex explorer Ⅱ and Greenwich Ⅱ type
I think most of the watches, but when it comes to GMT watch, the first thought might be the two rolex watches. Rolex explorer Ⅱ first appeared in 1971, the continuation of the spirit of explorer series, at the same time for the first time in a very eye-catching orange Pointers, indicating the second time zone. Appeared in 2011, explorer Ⅱ 40th anniversary, rolex launched the new explorer Ⅱ wrist watch, besides size expansion, the whole design is more modern, and orange Pointers, a double time zone a rolex watch unique ICON.
Greenwich type Ⅱ watches, rolex GMT watch professional level. Launched in the middle of the last century rolex Gerry, watches, rolex is designed for the pilot watch money, so that they can quickly understand in time, since then, rolex upgrade it to the modern type of Greenwich Ⅱ wrist watch, has the same effect with explorer Ⅱ, the difference from the surface of explore Ⅱ fixed bezel, 24 hours a day and Greenwich Ⅱ bezel can be bi-directional rotation, rolex and is endowed with unique double color ceramic charm. On the movement, agent Ⅱ using the 3187 movement, Gerry, cure type Ⅱ using the 3186 movement, the former patent Paraflex rolex suspension, the latter use KIF suspension. This is, in fact, reflects the essential difference between both, explorer Ⅱ adventure professionals in service, Greenwich type Ⅱ is located in the journey, it can indicate a three time. The two watches are no calendar just switch function, two gear adjustment clockwise, and the hour hand, minute hand pointer adjustment at the same time, and time zone is very 64200 USD and 69300 USD respectively.
Pei na sea Luminor 1950 3 Days GMT watches
GMT watch has become an individual with the function of the traditional of the sea, nothing more modern pei na on the dial of the sea, across time zones pointer from time to time. And pei na sea compared to ordinary watch, it is often only need extra hands can, can say, it is one of the most concise GMT watches. Pei na sea in recently launched in blue color most four watches, including the three GMT watches, respectively Luminor 1950 3 Days Automatic GMT watches, 1950 10 Days Luminor GMT Automatic ACCIAIO wrist watch, 10 Days and RADIOMIR 1940 GMT Automatic ORO ROSSO wrist watch.
Two watches all attractive, and advocate concise, I think the PAM00688 more attractive. The watch is 320 (44 mm) after a mini version, because the dial is 42 mm, at 9 o ‘clock position is not enough space to write down the number nine. Wrist watch on p. 9001 automatic machine core, can provide power for three days, was a GMT pei na sea representative automatic machine core, and is widely used.
This concise GMT watch style, became the standard of dual time zone of the wrist watch, a pointer is easily indicate another moment in time, and also easy to set-up.
Dual time zone list of features
Although we know that the watch has a lot of, dual time zone and is very concise, but on the set-up, they all use the crown, and are not all these watches are able to make the same leap forward for the unit with the hour, the possible error, remains a problem. So, what kind of time watches more convenient, more features, has become now a lot of tabulating the subject of the brand.
Athens managers series double time watches
Once, the dual time zone of Athens wrist watch is considered to be the best design, innovative because Athens at the side of the dial, placed the two button, can take hours, for the unit directly push forward or backward, has overcome many watches by button to adjust the time zone can’t adjust the embarrassment of backward, at the same time improve the ease of set-up. This kind of convenient adjustment, as well as clear and concise form of disk time zone indicator, become a double time zone in the wrist watch unique products. Although today there are many brands are constantly design and convenient dual time zone wrist watch, wrist watch is still a double time zone but Athens watches which has distinct features.
Product family reverso dual time zone watches
watches to double time zone, you have to carry a reverso of the product family, pioneering a dual core let reverso dual time zone watch product family has a lot of space. Rather than product home reverso dual time zone wrist watch is a nice watch, than a fun watches, because product home reverso flip the interesting combination of double function zones, is really clever, any side rendering time alone, will not be any other necessary information, and each side disk space is large, the time display is clear. It is interesting to note that product family has also launched a watches reverso design of two core, advanced gout exciting.
This year marks the 85th anniversary of the Reverso series product family come out, so the product family on the SIHH launched a number of creative Reverso wrist watch, Q3912420 wrist watch, for this is a personal favorite, rose gold material is very costly, built-in product 853 manual movement, is positive through all phases of the moon, day and night and show the other on the back of a zone time and function is much, but have hidden the setup button, so the overall appearance is still very perfect coordination.
Bulgari Hora Domvs dual time zone watches
Recently, bulgari brand launched by a new dual time zone wrist watch, although also is to use extra pointer indicating home time, but all other information, all with a small window, avoid crowding in disk information. The double time zones and other wrist watch is different, it adds two additional window, used to display the city, said the time zone. Remaining four small window, said with AM/PM local time in the morning or afternoon, with the S/W is daylight savings time or winter, the arrow is located city, home at 3 o ‘clock position window indicating time of the day or night. The whole watch button by crown and 4 o ‘clock position adjustment, is very convenient.
Wrist watch, he’s original mp series time zone
An example of the similar way, of course, when in 2015, he’s original launch of the world watches, the wrist watch escapement “2016 gold award”. He said the watch through the grid’s original sole design, a total of 37 time zones can be gradually show. Nonetheless, it should be regarded as a very “smart” dual time zone watches, it can’t show all time zones at the same time, but than ordinary double time zone, and can more quickly switch to another time zone, and also show the local time of day and night time and hometown. Watch of wrist of design, the pursuit of the aesthetic feeling of balance, even though information is various, under the reasonable distribution, orderly.
Conclusion: when the world trade and tourism become the norm, more and more people are affected by time zones, we acknowledge that other, more efficient electronic devices can also solve the problem, and more accurate, but can’t show all these information anytime and anywhere, time zone watches still have their original use.