IWC , Internation Watch Company, has been a subsidiary of the Swiss Richemont Group since 2002. It was pre-known that Internation Watch Company chose 2014 to launch its much awaited and amusement ridden IWC Aquatimer collection.
The IWC Aquatimer watch collection is basically a watch series aimed for divers. IWC revisited and reinvented their age-old popular dive watches in accordance to present day requirements and ongoing trends. IWC aimed at integrating the pros of the older collection while entirely eliminating the features that did not work as expected. With these, IWC came up with the reinvented Aquatimer watch collection. The IWC diver watch collection has been expansive and thereby extended to numerous variants in different spheres like varying case sizes, materials, price range and different movement types.
History of IWC Aquatimer
IWC (International Watch Company) founded by American watchmaker Florentine Ariosto Jones in 1868, is a renowned watch company from Schaffhausen, Switzerland. The IWC Aquatimer is a tremendous dive watch series by this renowned watchmaker. IWC is best known for its pilot watches / aviation watches that exhibit commendable quality. The Aquatimer watch collection is marvellous enough to add stars of stature to IWC.
IWC Aquatimer watch has a deep dial that enhances its deeper looks. The IWC dive watch wears boldly and also has widely spaced lugs in it. Like all other IWC watches, this IWC watch too has larger and heavier looking big dials. This well made yet affordable watch collection has many in awe of the features that it encompasses at a reasonable price range. The variants are diverse enough to meet personalization needs as well - the customer might opt from pole apart specifications. Within personalization, a tremendous quick-change system has been provided to the user to quickly change between rubber strap and steel bracelet. This entire process is tool-free and is thereby a very useful function. This truly wonderful and appealing aspect of the user-friendly changeover of the IWC Aquatimer collection is indeed commendable and one of its kind. The customers can enjoy its variety according to occasions, moods and requirements.
Adding to the glorious collection of IWC Aquatimer is the IWC Aquatimer Chronograph. In the year 1976, IWC introduced Aquatimer watches for the first time. This reinvented robust edition features a chronograph and depth ranging to 300 meters. The IWC Aquatimer chronograph has a central second hand with the 30-minute register.
International Watch Company has had a long association with dive watches. They have been successfully dealing in appealing IWC dive watches since the year 1967. The high pressures beneath the sea, salty water and low temperatures call for a chronograph that ensures diver's safety by aiding him/her with accuracy in timekeeping and thereby being reliable. IWC Aquatimer edition has always been this boon to divers. With IWC latest collection, they continue to take this reliable legacy forward. The association of Internal Watch Company with diver's watch began with the reliable and rugged Aquatimer reference 812. Since then, IWC has been focusing on the reinvention of the IWC Aquatimer in accordance with newer technologies, trend and diver requirements. It then released titanium Porsche Design Ocean 2000 in the following decade. This IWC dive watch was water resistant to 2000 meters and held a mechanical deep gauge.
The IWC Aquatimer collection marked its 50th anniversary in the year 2017 and then was released an Aquatimer special collection which made use of ceratitanium (unbreakable, hard and scratch resistant).
Since the first launch in the IWC Aquatimer collection, numerous reinvented models have been released in the market by the International Watch Company (IWC). Immediately succeeding the first Aquatimer, IWC Aquatimer 816 AD was born. This IWC chronograph was highly water resistant with an alluring red dial being its attractive feature.
Taking the legacy ahead, The IWC Ocean 2000, designed by F.A. Porsche came into the market with a revolutionary titanium case and water resistance up to 2000 meters.
Next was the Aquatimer Deep One (Ref. 3257) and Aquatimer Deep Two (Ref. 3547), brought to life in the year 1999. The IWC Deep One consisted of a mechanical depth gauge with relentless engineering. The IWC Deep Two was more water resistant than the deep one and also possessed the ability to record maximum depth that the diver has reached while they dive. IWC dive watches have indeed been very innovative and reliable according to the times they were launched in, they continue to. These tremendously beautiful IWC watches studded with expertise engineering and designs are definitely a must have for all the diver to facilitate them with all that a IWC watch can offer them with at max.
IWC diver watch editions have always dealt in and aimed at satisfying the divers with the amazing features that they have their diver watches studded with. This Swiss watch manufacturer has never disappointed any targetted customer.
The constant reinvention of the IWC Aquatimer watches has made the edition more reliable and up to date with the latest technologies and requirements of the modern day divers. The IWC Aquatimer watch is indeed a must have for all the divers out there.