Rolex is the leader of legendary watches. The Oyster Perpetual series is by far the most recognized and easiest to recognize. Over time, it has been recognized as a representative of modern watches. The Oyster Perpetual is the result of Rolex’s watchmaking technology and expertise. Over the years, this watch has experienced many aesthetic improvements, but its unquestionable design features have always been respected and retained. Today I will bring you a Rolex Oyster Perpetual watch. The official watch model is 116000-70200.
The success of the Oyster wristwatch dates back to 1926. At that time, Rolex invented the first Oyster watch and applied for a patent. Oyster watch as the world’s first waterproof watch, can be described as the pioneer of modern watches.
The recognition rate of the Oyster Perpetual Watch is very high. The round case with a diameter of 36 mm, the simple three-pin design, and the sapphire crystal glass are easy to read at a glance. Unlike the calendar type, there is no date display function. The arched bezel design, these outstanding features have been widely praised since its inception and are still in use today. The Oyster case is an important basis for Rolex’s prestigious reputation and excellent performance. The material is 904L stainless steel, which has high corrosion resistance and is widely used in high-tech, aviation and chemical industries.
The design of the double-locked winding crown is simple and practical. The double-locking device can ensure that the screw-in crown is completely waterproof, with a depth of 100 meters and sharp edges. The crown is engraved with the Rolex small crown logo.
The strap uses an oyster strap, consisting of three rows of wide, flat links, which are extremely sturdy. It has always been the most widely used strap in the Oyster series, made of 904L stainless steel.
Viewed from the side without the crown, this watch is relatively thin, not heavy, and comfortable to wear.
The Oyster Folding Hidden Buckle opens and closes with an operating clasp, making operation easier and safer to wear. Every time I click on the clasp, it makes people feel happy.
The design of the oyster lugs is very short. In order to better match the flexibility of the chain strap, the lugs are basically flush with the first bracelet, more like a part of the bracelet, which is very comfortable to wear.
The black dial design is very unique. Except for the 3, 6, and 9 o’clock positions, the other hour positions are replaced by minute digits. The classic small crown design at 12 o’clock position is beautiful and elegant, and the design of the big three hands is clear and clear when reading. The crown at 12 o’clock uses Rolex’s inlay technology. There are two main types of Rolex dial logo production processes, namely transfer and inlay. All inlaid logos will have a slightly larger volume, which is the ‘big crown’ that everyone often mentions. It looks full of three-dimensional and very imposing. It is worth mentioning that there is a brown inner ring in the dial, which indicates in English that the Oyster Perpetual is certified by the Swiss Precision Timepiece Testing Center (COSC).
This watch has a screw-in caseback and is equipped with Rolex’s self-developed 3130 self-winding movement with unparalleled reliability. This movement is equipped with a Parachrom hairspring to help resist impact and temperature changes. Coming influence. This self-winding structure is equipped with a half-moon-shaped automatic cymbal, which can rotate freely around the central axis wheel in a single direction, while the other automatic cymbal can swing naturally with the wrist, sending endless sources of natural energy to the watch, with a power reserve of 50 hour.
Summary: In the history of Rolex’s watch development, the Oyster Perpetual model has become a recognized symbol of elegance with its extraordinary aesthetic design. The watch not only has a classic appearance and excellent functions, but also inherits the origin of Rolex’s pioneering innovation, showing the simplicity of the original watch. If you want to choose a classic low-key and durable watch, this watch is definitely your best choice. The current quote for this watch is 42,500 RMB. (Picture / text watch home Dong Hang)