In 1904, pocket watches were still a fashionable choice for gentlemen, pioneering aviator and hedonist Alberto Santos-Dumont approached his friend Louis Cartier, wanting to design a watch for him that would allow him to wear and check the time, while keeping both. Both. Hands hold the controls of his plane.
Watch for Santos-Dumont, with its distinctive square bezel, is not only regarded by most historians as the first men’s watch; One of the most enduring and influential timepiece collections.
The new Cartier Santos de Cartier collection features a more streamlined case
At first glance, the new Santos de Cartier Replica is very similar to its predecessor: the square bezel is inspired by the Parisian architectural designs of the era, and the eight visible screws of the bezel and the elegant Roman numerals on the dial remain unchanged. But A closer look reveals a sleeker, more ergonomic case and bezel shape, as well as a seamless transition from the lugs to the strap and bracelet.
Cartier Santos de Cartier stainless steel bracelet
The watch’s more ergonomic case curves are designed to improve wearing comfort. About these straps and bracelets: they represent another distinctly modern feature of the new Santos watches and have become a growing trend among luxury watchmakers.
They are designed withOnline Shop new patent-pending QuickSwitch system, which allows the wearer to quickly remove and replace each bracelet or strap by simply pressing a hidden button. Other brands, such as Vacheron Constantin and Hublot, have introduced similar automatic strap changing technology, but Carter uses this mechanism on a metal bracelet through another patent-pending mechanism called SmartLink for better achieved this.
This allows Santos wearers to easily adjust the 1:1 replica watches uk size without the use of tools. Just touch the button on each link and its attachment bar will unlock and links can be added or removed.
Cartier Santos de Cartier Two-Tone Stainless Steel and Gold Brown Leather Strap
Cartier’s QuickSwitch system makes it easy to change straps and straps without tools. The movement inside the case (available in two sizes, 35.1 x 45.9 and 39.8 x 47.5) is also very modern: Cartierself-winding Calibre 1847 MC with anti-magnetic nickel escapement and movement mechanism of phosphorus composition, and a shield made of paramagnetic alloy. Together, they make the movement effective against the powerful magnetic fields that the watch encounters in everyday wear.
Cartier Santos de Cartier rose gold bracelet
In addition to the models equipped with the 1847 MC self-winding movement, Cartier also offers a skeletonized version of the new Santos, powered by another in-house manufactured movement, the hand-wound 9619 MC movement known for its large Roman numerals.
Cartier Santos de Cartier Skeleton Exact replica watch is available in stainless steel and rose gold.
The new Cartier Santos de Cartier is available in stainless steel, rose gold and two-tone models, with a stainless steel case and a rose gold bezel. All are water-resistant to 100 meters and feature a sapphire crystal on the caseback to observe the mechanical movement.