Vintage Omega Watches For You. The Best Automatic Watches. Breitling SA Chronometer Company has truly been a pillar of precision, and even success to many.
Everyone knows the Breitling Navitimer. Like, literally everyone. Launched inthis legendary watch — designed specifically for pilots — has seen many, many variations over the years.
A favorite of pilots and adventurers worldwide, Breitling is renowned for their ultimately precise chronometers. That aviation is their inspiration is apparent in their design: Breitling watches typically have a large face for better visibility and to display valuable data in the analog dials. Breitling was founded in by Leon Breitling.
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Breitling is a brand that we recently featured as one of our top buys for collectors in our Vintage Market Update — The Chronographs. When I published the article, though, I stepped back and realized that while I did the brand some service by surfacing the topic, an opportunity existed to give collectors a better sense of the brand. Still, how could Fratello Watches best cover the brand and begin to make some of the vintage Breitling lines more of a household name?
A specialist in technical watchesBreitling has played a defining role in the development of the wrist chronograph. Breitling watches have also gained Hollywood stardom: in the James Bond film Thunderball, Bond is given a Breitling Top Time watch with a geiger counter by Q, which enables Bond to track down two stolen nuclear warheads. Designed to withstand intensive use in the most trying conditions, below is a brief outline of the top characteristics defining and distinguishing a vintage Breitling watch.
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One of the most celebrated brands in watchmaking history is also also partly responsible for one of its most important innovations: the self-winding chronograph. Here we examine its history and pick the watches that make Breitling a year-old success story. But rather than automobiles or architecture, Breitling's contribution was the development of the chronograph and, in particular, timekeepers suitable for aviation — a valuable position it holds today. Breitling had founded his business in in Saint-Imier, before relocating to La Chaux de-Fonds, a purpose-built enclave of watchmaking in the Jura mountains.
Last year Breitling, led by CEO Georges Kernreleased a number of new watches and series in its effort to refocus and hone the image of the brand. Among them were the Navitimer 8 collection, a refreshed Navitimer 1 collection, a new chronograph design within the Superocean Heritage series, and a revived Premier collection. Together, these changes are meant to help the brand better walk the line between its two primary consumers: those attracted to the masculine and technology-driven aspects of Breitling watches, and those with a more collector-minded interest in the distinctive, rich history of Breitling and its vintage designs.
Breitling watches are valued worldwide for their quality, their performance, and their design. The mechanical feat of a Breitling watch is complemented by an unmistakable aesthetic code. Each and every Breitling watch makes a bold design statement, highlighting Breitling innovative spirit since its founding in