It is the strength and availability of the Longines HydroConquest puretime watches that loans itself as a particularly helpful instrument for beginner and expert jumpers. All things considered, the vigorous yet traditionally planned puretime watches from this collection are more than calm on dry land as well. The Saint-Imier-based maker previously dispatched the HydroConquest puretime watches in 2007 yet upgraded it in 2018 with shading facilitated dials and fired bezels in dark, blue or dim, an improved development, two case sizes of 41mm or 43mm, and a metal arm band or elastic tie alternative. From that point forward, Longines has likewise delivered an all-dark clay model and a green dial/bezel variant. Presently Longines expands the HydroConquest puretime watches collection with a progression of two-tone renditions accessible in steel and yellow gold PVD or steel and rose gold PVD. These green, blue, dark and dim dial shading alternatives are just accessible in the 41mm case size yet come furnished with a development promising an all-encompassing force reserve.
A strong, present day case
Unlike the Longines Legend Diver and Skin Diver lines , the puretime watches from the HydroConquest collection have consistently held a generally available sticker price and present day styling. The 41mm games puretime watches offers every one of the critical characteristics of a plunging companion: 300-meter water-opposition, a unidirectional pivoting bezel, intelligible brilliant markers, a fixed caseback and a screw-down crown. The instances of the new two-tone HydroConquest models likewise sit flush on the wrist with a 12mm tallness and delicately bended drags that stream into the wristband or elastic lash. As in the past, the two crown securing monitors structure a safeguard around the crown, which is additionally planned with edges for a simple grasp structure. To guarantee the puretime watches can be worn over substantial plunging gear, the wristband is fitted with a twofold collapsing catch and an incorporated jumping augmentation.
A blend of brushed and cleaned completes working on it upgrade an extravagant edge, yet it is, obviously, the expansion of the rose gold and yellow gold PVD components in these new cycles that infuse a bit of guilty pleasure into the all around pragmatic jump puretime watches plan. The hardened steel and yellow gold PVD forms are accessible with a blue, dark or green dial and bezel, while the treated steel and rose gold PVD alternatives are accessible in the blue, dark or dim tones. Dark, blue, dim and green elastic ties are additionally accessible for coordinating with their individual dial colours.
As any solid jump puretime watches would offer, the Longines HydroConquest two-tone adaptations include a unidirectional turning bezel, gold-PVD covered with a scratch-safe fired supplement. It will be handily taken care of gratitude to its distinct, simple grasp scores for instinctive estimating of passed time once submerged. The 12 o’clock spot is treated in Super-LumiNova and the 15-minute segment is shown in clear markings.
The new Longines HydroConquest puretime watches come in dial choices of blue, dark or dim – each in a sunray finish – and a matte green alternative. The date taking home at 3 o’clock on the dial replaces the Arabic numeral, leaving the excess 12, 6 and 9 o’clock numerals to hold a feeling of equilibrium across the dial. The huge hands are likewise treated in gold tone and loaded up with Super-LumiNova with a green gleam in dim conditions.
The new Longines HydroConquest two-tone utilize oneself winding L888 type. The development comes with an improved 72-hour power save compared to the past 64-hour running season of 2018 models. It likewise comes with a silicon balance-spring to secure against attractive powers and beats at a cadence of 25,200 vibrations for each hour.
All alternatives from Longines’ new two-tone emphasess (arm band or elastic tie) of the rough HydroConquest arrangement are valued at EUR 1,670 and more subtleties can be found here, at www.longines.com .