The design of the Helmsman series is inspired by the industrial streamlined aerodynamic design and unique rivet steel embellishment in the 1930s. This year, a new limited edition will be added to this series. At the same time, it is very sporty, and the whole watch is decorated with orange and black, showing the beauty of the extreme. Geneva’s black dial with corrugated decoration, with a streamlined line, reflects the subtle and restrained brightness. The scale design of orange and black echoes people’s imagination of the rivets on the locomotive in the industrial era. Based on this extraordinary creativity, people can easily feel the spirit of the era unique to that era. Powerful and reliable mechanical operation, fashionable and striking appearance, this watch inherits many characteristics of the helmsman series, and it is worth looking forward to.
Each era has its own unique creations and challenges. The streamlined design, which was born after the industrial design in 1929, was a turning point in the field of product design. Since then, the design community has shifted its focus to aerodynamics and bioengineering. Through the study and mastery of material properties, steel and various special processed materials have been more widely used to meet people’s aesthetic standards .
Mido Watches, a member of the Swatch Group, first introduced the Helmsman Series as early as 1934. With his solid expertise in watchmaking, Mr. George Salon of Mido has created the Helmsman series. Reliable and powerful, the classic appearance that can withstand the test of the times, these characteristics make the helmsman series be synonymous with high quality and rigor when it comes out.
The new helmsman series special watch introduced by Mido is uniquely equipped with two interchangeable straps in orange and black. The convenient slide buckle design can be assembled with just a single click, bringing a full interactive experience for the wearer. , Highlighting the intimate and humanized design that Mido has always adhered to. At the same time, this watch is equipped with the ETA 7750 multi-function movement, exquisite details and ingenious features to reproduce the unique clock culture of that era, fully reflecting the characteristics of a multi-functional chronograph watch. With a diameter of 44 millimeters, a thickness of 14.5 millimeters, and a water-resistant depth of up to 100 meters, the new helmsman series has been recognized by many parties as a very meaningful model this year. At the same time, it also gives people a brand-new impact. The sapphire mirror-wrapped dial with Geneva ripples embodies the essence of the streamlined design. Mido Design Department can easily detect the shape of the steel plate on the side of the American locomotive through its unique case shape. The rivet features on the locomotive can also be seen from the scale design of this watch. The orange luminous treatment guarantees optimal readability of the dial even at night. The fusion of orange and black in the details makes the watch visually delicate and moving.
Multifunctional mechanical movement ETA Valjoux 7750, 13 1/4 ” ‘∅30.00mm, thickness 7.90mm, 25 diamonds, amplitude 28,800A / H, INCABLOC and NIVACOURBE anti-vibration system, gold-plated GLUCYDUR balance beam, ANACHRON balance spring, NIVAFLEX NM main spring. Elaborately decorated blue screws, rounded gums, oscillating weight of the Geneva wave and Mido logo, 48-hour power reserve, 5 directions to adjust its travel time accuracy.
Functions Hours, minutes, seconds, multi-function timer, day of the week, date display. The hour and minute hands are located in the center of the dial. The second dial is at the nine o’clock position. Chronograph: Central 60-second chronograph hand, 30-minute counter at 12 o’clock, 12-hour counter at 6 o’clock, date at 3 o’clock
Case 316L stainless steel (DINX2CrNiMO 17 14 3) with black PVD treatment, three parts, double-sided anti-glare film, scratch-resistant sapphire mirror, spiral crown and back cover, transparent back cover with beautifully decorated movement, engraved 11 Serial number, waterproof to 100 meters.
The strap is equipped with one orange and black leather strap, and two-piece stainless steel black PVD buckle.
Dial with Geneva ripples, orange luminous indexes
Hands The hour and minute hands use both black and luminous orange for easy underwater and night readings.