Tuesday, May 23, 2006

Anonimo Firenze Militare Crono Flyback

Movement: Automatic Dubois Depraz 42035 chronograph module with flyback function, manufactured upon Anonimo specifications with rotation of the chronograph functions module to position the stem at 6 o'clock and push-buttons at 9 0-clock. Base module ETA 2892A2; 47 jewels, colimaçon finish, adjusted 4 positions, 28.800 A/h. Power reserve 40 hours. Functions: Hours, minutes, small seconds at 9 o'clock; central hand for chronograph seconds; 30 minute counter at 3 o'clock; 12 hour counter at 12 o'clock. Magnified date window at 6 o'clock. Watch Case: Sand-blasted and satinated AISI316 Plus stainless steel; diameter 43.40mm, satinated and screw locked bezel and back cover. Patented exclusive crown vanishing locking device (integrated with watch strap) protects crown positioned at 6 o'clock. Stainless steel push-buttons on the left side of the case in protected position. Push-buttons are diversified in shape according to their function: rectangular for start/stop, round for flyback/reset. Domed sapphire crystal. Exhibition back with flat sapphire crystal. Water Resistance to 12 ATM. Dial: Extra thick dial, hour indexes treated with luminous coating for superior day/night readability; concentric military time scale (00:00/24:00). A fifth of second indexed scale. Baton hands and “leaf” small second hand treated with luminous coating. 30 minute counter at 3 o'clock, 12 hour counter at 12 o'clock. Under dial magnified date window at 6 o'clock. Wrist Strap: Manufactured and hand finished in patented Kodiak process calfskin to allow for extended immersion in fresh and sea water (24 continuous hours). Anonimo engraved on reverse of stainless steel buckle.