Panerai was founded in Florence in 1860. Luminor and Radiomir watches have been protected as military secrets for many years. It was not until 1993 that the brand opened to the civilian market, and in 1997 it was acquired by the Richemont Group, the world’s second-largest luxury goods group, before emerging on the international market.
Panerai traces its origins to the ocean, exploring more possibilities for interconnection with the ocean. The Panerai Classic Sailing Challenge, which was born in 2005, is another milestone of Panerai’s march to the sea. In terms of timepiece manufacturing skills, Panerai
Also constantly improving, in 2002, a watchmaking factory was set up in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, and the movement was independently developed. The quality inspection and control of the watchmaking process were also perfect. In terms of waterproof performance,
Panerai also has a Submersible diving watch series, of which professional diving watches with a maximum water resistance of 250 bar (2,500 meters) are the ultimate equipment for deep-sea divers.
Marine Feelings: The Origin of Panerai and the Sea
From special naval timepieces to later broader entry into the international market, the spirit of freedom, adventure and innovation flowing in the faith of the Panerai brand is inextricably linked to the ocean. This enthusiasm and affection for the ocean also accompanied Panerai’s development.
To commemorate the deep relationship between the brand and the ocean, Panerai is committed to promoting classical sailing activities. Today, the 11 years of the Panerai Classic Sailing Challenge have become the iconic international regatta.
thing. Since the Panerai Classic Sailing Challenge was held, it is an event not to be missed by sailing enthusiasts. The event is divided into two international tour stages, played at multiple magnificent venues around the world, from the clear and clear Antilles
Island, spanning the scenic Mediterranean sea and regions.
In 2007 Panerai purchased and renovated the Eilean Bermuda sailboat built by Fife, the famous shipyard of Scotland’s Fairlie in 1936.
Designed by William Fife III, he is now a goodwill ambassador for the Panerai Classic Regatta. In the 2016 Panerai Classic Sailing Challenge, Eilean will play on the Mediterranean Circuit.
In addition, Panerai has partnered with several non-profit organizations to organize charity events for young people who are seriously ill. This event, called Capitan for a Day, gives young people the opportunity to board Eilean, provide their experience as captains, and feel the healing power of the tranquility of the blue sea.
Ingenuity: Complete independent R & D movement series and precision waterproof technology
The opening of Panerai’s new watchmaking factory in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, marks this legendary brand that has officially entered the palace of high-end sports watches. New plant covers more than 10,000 square meters
The square meter, located in a country with top watchmaking technology known for centuries, brings together Panerai’s research and development technology and resources for the first time to promote the brand’s independent research and development of watches and movements to a higher level.
Originally designed for military divers, the Panerai watch naturally withstands multiple tests in terms of water resistance. The water resistance of all Panerai watches must be 25% higher than the officially announced data, from a minimum of 3 bar to professional diving
The highest standard of the watch series is 250 bar (equivalent to about 2,500 meters). Test environment simulation includes air pressure, low water pressure and high pressure for a long time. Panerai’s rigorous testing procedures include a ‘water drop’ test.
It seems to be simpler than the tests using complex machinery, but the detection function of this link is very important: the watch under test first heats the case at high temperature, and then applies a drop of cold water or
Low temperature foreign elements to check whether fog will form inside the case.
Panerai Watch Factory has mastered the most innovative technology in the watchmaking industry, combined with Switzerland’s outstanding high-end watchmaking technology, continuing the legendary glory of the brand that began to develop watches for the Italian Navy commando in the 1930s and 1940s
History, careful research and development and manufacture of high-end watches. The original design is simple and pure, showing the essence of Italian design. At the same time, it is loyal to the creative inspiration of the first generation of watches. It perfectly integrates the exquisite Swiss watchmaking technology to make every Panerai watch
All become classics of international luxury sports watches.
In 2014, the new Panerai watch factory was completed. In just a few decades, the brand presented a complete range of movements, including automatic and manual winding movements, which became the heart of the brand’s watches. Reliable and durable Panerai movement series
Use, mechanical design or extreme simplicity, or sophisticated, to describe the history and personality of Panerai with functions and characteristics, blending with avant-garde performance, for the innovative mission deeply rooted in the brand’s history, continuous attention to vitality, showing a new look.
Diving into the sea: journey under the stars
From the century-old heritage of sailing spirit to the unremitting pursuit of excellence in technology, Panerai has also made breakthroughs in the research and development of waterproof performance, allowing the ocean’s spirit of adventure to flow on each watch. Created for civilian officers commanding on deck
Nostrum, to the ‘Egyptian’ watch Egiziano used by the Egyptian Navy, and in recent years launched the contemporary Submersible series inspired by the ‘Egyptian’ design, Panerai continues to explore
The possibility of marching towards the sea.
Mare Nostrum Titanio – 52 mm titanium watch (PAM00603)
As early as 1943, Panerai produced a chronograph for the Royal Italian Navy officers and named it Mare Nostrum, which means ‘our sea’. Mare Nostrum
The 52mm titanium watch (PAM00603) is an engraving of the antique watch design of the year, faithfully showing the original appearance, and using titanium as the case material, which greatly reduces the weight of the dial. This is an ambitious name
The replica watch is also the same as the original model, with a water resistance of 3 bar (30 meters). As a chronograph for military officers on board, this waterproof depth is also very reasonable.
Radiomir Egiziano-60 mm watch (PAM00341)
In 2009, Panerai launched the Radiomir Egiziano-
The 60mm replica limited edition mechanical men’s watch (PAM00341) pays tribute to the classic of the year. This new 60mm titanium Radiomir
Egiziano, as outstanding as its original model, is equipped with a unique manual winding movement. The round case with a diameter of 60 millimeters is made of matte titanium, connected to the large and smooth horns, and the case back is made of six
It is fixed by screws, which perfectly recreates the classic shape, and greatly reduces weight. This replica watch, like the original model, is water-resistant to 10 bar (100 meters) and is a ‘milestone’ presence in Panerai diving watches.
Luminor Submersible 1950 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic Titanio-47mm 3-Day Power Reserve Flyback Chrono Automatic Professional Titanium Watch (PAM00614)
Today, as Panerai continues to study the waterproof performance of watches, Submersible diving watches are also available. The shape of the Submersible watch was taken from the brand in 1956.
The model developed by the Egyptian Navy uses a unidirectional rotating bezel to calculate the dive time. Due to the use of a special system patented by Panerai, its unidirectional rotating bezel can be accurately rotated in units of one minute. Framed with
Embossed small logo, plus a scale to read the length of the dive. Luminor Submersible 1950 3 Days Chrono Flyback
The 47mm 3-day power reserve flyback chronograph automatic professional diving titanium watch (PAM00614) has a water resistance of 30 bar (300 meters), which is very suitable for water sports enthusiasts to wear.
Taking care of consumers with different needs, Panerai Luminor Submersible 1950 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic
The 47mm 3-day power reserve flyback chronograph automatic professional diving titanium watch is also available in a matte black ceramic titanium case (PAM00615). The black bezel is as deep and charming as the sea at night
Panerai, born for the ocean and constantly drawing inspiration and life from the vast ocean, always brings us a steady stream of surprises. The brand’s feelings of the sea also give each Panerai watch a sea spirit of freedom, adventure and innovation. No matter how the waves roll, the journey is long.