Brand’s first robust diver’s watch with modernistic features never seen before in any of Blancpain watches, The Blancpain Fifty Fathoms. It is a timepiece designed for professional divers, so when it comes to a timepiece specially designed for professional and expert divers, it has to be enough durable to withstand underwater pressure and the intensity of water waves.
This timepeice is designed to offer an enhanced legibility factor, so the wearer can observe time even in duskiness and darkness. This timepiece was initially launched in 1953, since then the way how a divers watch is represented was changed because of it.
This timepiece represents the brand’s passion for making high-quality watches and wonders the world with innovations and inventions. The latest editions of the Fifty fathoms family contain some exclusive legendary class models with unique characteristics, let’s have a look on some of the out-class editions of this series.
Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Collection
There is a total of 79 versions launched in this series from which we filtered out some of the most valuable and prestigious pieces of all.
● Bathyscaphe Limited Edition
The limited-edition fifty fathoms timepiece powered by caliber 1153 for extreme precision rate based on automatic caliber. It can be referred to as the Blacksheep of the family because of its masculine black look.
The overall timepeice is minimalistic and ultra-slim ( new technology to enhance the timeless elegance of the watch ). The black leather strap looks magnificent when wearing with a classical dial.
Caliber 1153 is based on mechanical movement with a self-winding mechanism. It can also be referred to as a high-end automatic watch in the series. Bathyscaphe is famous for its unique bezel ring made of satin in the brushed version of steel with ceramic insertion. The hour markers are covered with Liquidmetal technology.
The case is also made of satin-brushed steel with a black dial that reinvents the elegance of this series.
In addition to these technical features, this timepiece is also manufactured physically strong enough to withstand extreme water pressure.
● Mokarran Edition
Bathyscape Mokarran edition with its greenish dial and bezel ring looks awesome and yet functional as well. The rectangle bordered minute and hour marker is filled with luminescent material while the second marker has a circular region filled with radiant and same as the 12, 3, 6, and 9 o’clock in between circles. All indexes are filled with Super-Luminova to feature enhance the legibility factors.
The working of this timepiece is based on super-functional calibers 1318 powered by self-winding mechanisms. This timepeice is specially designed to meet the requirements of a men timepiece.
All the technicalities of this timepiece are powered by a single mechanism that features more than 100 hours of power reserve. The bezel ring features unidirectional rotation and is made of ceramic material for an enhanced scratchless feature. The Liquidmetal markers are engraved over the bezel ring.
This timepiece comes with a NATO strap. The timepiece is designed virtually indestructible and scratchproof.
Bathyscaphe Chronographe Flyback
A utilitarian timepiece of the Fifty Fathoms series. As Blancpain is also famous for making chronometers and other watch tools for the timepiece, all materials are inhouse manufactured and finetuned within an enhanced dial. This is a distinctive timepeice in this series based on secure movements.
Like it, the top-model of the watch and features a flyback chronograph which only comes in the exclusive and top models of the brand.
Caliber F385 is considered to be a high-end wristwatch movement used only in the premium edition for an enhanced level of precisional rate. The bracelet is satin-brushed steel and finely created with cutting edge technology.
The ceramic is covered over the bezel ring, it is a type of material only used in the top-class models for enhanced durability factory.
A date function is beautifully embedded within the dial, two chronometers at 3 o’clock and 12 o’clock can be seen on this timepeice, The brand’s logo and the tagline are printed on the 12 o’clock. Indexes and markers are covered with Super-Luminova material for optimization in the readability.
If you are planning to buy a multi-purpose timepiece yet elegant in the overall look then a Blancpain Fifty Fathoms is mainly manufactured for you like pixel 4.