While Audemars Piguet has obtained quite a lot of flak in the past for what several collectors perceive as pushing the Royal Oak fame a bit too much, I believe the choice available within the scope is a great thing. Not everybody is able to manage a tourbillon chronograph, and not everyone wants just a time-only watch. The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon Chronograph Openworked Material Good Audemars Piguet Watches Ebay Replica comes with a bracelet of the same material as the instance and an extra alligator leather strap. It’s accessible at Audemars Piguet boutiques as well as the Material Great store in NY for $297,000 for the pink gold version and $261,000 for the titanium model. Audemars Piguet has been producing some of the most technically intriguing watches within their Royal Oak Concept collection for the past few years. This past year, they showed off the Royal Oak Concept Laptimer, an exceptionally complicated chronograph with three pillar wheels that could quantify consecutive lap times. And earlier this year, they unveiled the both complicated Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie Tourbillon Chronograph view, a second repeater exemplifying Audemars Piguet’s obsession with all audio clarity and quality.Of program, it’d be cruel to show you pictures and tell you about this watch’s amazing noise with no video to let you hear it, so do play with the video over to hear it on your own. The second repeater complication is frequently regarded as one of the most difficult and… well, complicated to create – so imagine how hard it is to create one from scratch. The next issue to remember is that Audemars Piguet did not just wish to create a new moment repeater see, they wanted to make one which are the best.
Three years ago Audemars Piguet gave its bestselling sports chronograph a major overhaul with an in-house movement as well as ceramic buttons and crown. Now a quartet of new models unveiled at SIHH 2017 joins the second generation Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph line-up, including a heavyweight version with a platinum case and bracelet.
The basic models are in stainless steel, starting with the blue on black (ref. 26470ST.OO.A028CR.01). This has a black dial with dark blue chronograph registers, matched with a dark blue chapter ring and alligator strap.
The other steel model has a brown dial (ref. 26470ST.OO.A820CR.01) fitted with pink gold hands.
Then there’s the 18k yellow gold that has a blue dial and gilt sub-dials (ref. 26470BA.OO.1000BA.01) that’s anything but subtle. This is delivered on a matching 18k gold bracelet, but accompanied by a spare alligator strap and 18k gold pin buckle.
The top of the line version is the all-platinum (ref. 26470PT.OO.1000PT.01) that marks the return of the model to the catalogue after a hiatus of several years. Impractically but impressively heavy – it tips the scales at over a pound or half a kilo – the platinum Offshore is a limited edition of 50 pieces with a pale grey dial and black sub-dials. Like the yellow gold model, it’s accompanied by a spare alligator strap with a platinum pin buckle.
All four models share the same specs, with a 42mm case featuring a sapphire case back that reveals the calibre 3126/3840 inside.
Price and availability
The new Offshore Chronographs are available from Audemars Piguet retailers and boutiques, with Swiss francs priced excluding taxes as follows.
Steel and black ref. 26470ST.OO.A028CR.01 – SFr23,500
Steel and brown ref. 26470ST.OO.A820CR.01 – SFr24,000
18k yellow gold ref. 26470BA.OO.1000BA.01 – SFr78,000
950 platinum ref. 26470PT.OO.1000PT.01 – SFr122,000