My IWC Da Vinci Ceramic Chronograph Watch

It’s been a couple of years because the new IWC Da Vinci watches arrived on the scene, and also the lines are showing plenty of promise. Searching as an alternative contour around its legendary Ingenieur watch, the Da Vinci is within a tonneau-style situation and sized for that modern guy at 44mm wide. Men intrigued by non-round watches will discover the IWC Da Vinci to become a respectable fit. Even individuals who aren’t impressed through the glitzy gold models will discover a lot to like within this activity-oriented ceramic chronograph person in the gathering.

In the eighties, an earlier IWC Da Vinci was the first one to bear ceramic inside a watch situation. Since that time, we've got the technology originates quite far. A zirconium oxide-based black ceramic comprises the center area of the watch situation, sandwiched rich in-grade titanium. It can make for any lighter-than-logical watch with an advanced of sturdiness with ceramic that won’t scratch or tarnish. Nobody else does this kind of situation like IWC, and also the unique textures and shapes around the dial get this to greater than a rejuvenated boardroom Da Vinci watch.


IWC does an admirable job of mechanical movement decor. It seems sensible that the organization is happy with its in-house-made automatic Quality 89360 (68 hrs of energy reserve) that's viewable via an azure window within the caseback from the watch. Note the woven fabric over calfskin strap.


No IWC watch is launched that is not a fantastic time telling tool. Most likely, the IWC’s recognition within the U.S. is because of the truth that adherence to the core function is really a primary motive when IWC releases new models (instead of style and form alone). The 12-hour chronograph is cleverly arranged only using two subdials. There's a centrally mounted chronograph seconds hands as the top subdial has two hands because it covers both chronograph minutes and hrs. The low seconds subdial is perfect for time. Design provides the avant-garde dial an easy legibility as the watch dial itself presents a round shape in the center of the dial for simpler reading through. Its style and performance for many years in the future -- Leonardo could be proud.