Rolex GMT Master is certainly one of the most famous wristwatches from Rolex professional collection. Simultaneously allow the wearer to determine two time zones. Iconic Rolex GMT Master Models are not only elegant in appearance but also sophisticated while operating. You may face the only obstacle of high price tag in achieving the luxuries. Nowadays people also go with Replica GMT Master watches to settle down the budget in that case. Personally I am satisfied with my GMT Master II Black and Blue Batman that I bought almost two years before. Anyhow doubtlessly Rolex GMT Master I & II are iconic versions from the brand Rolex.
Rolex GMT Master II is the advanced version of traditional GMT Master that was unveiled in 1954. Initially, Rolex crafted this wristwatch on the demand of Pan American Airlines. They required a special watch that could able to display simultaneously different time zones. In the result, Rolex introduced the case having bidirectional rotating bezel and particular 24 hours hand that could measure time in two time zones in the same time. Rolex GMT Master II launched in 1983 with some advanced features. This time you can measure three time zones overall but only two simultaneously.
Some Distinctive Features of Rolex GMT Master II:
- With 50-hours power reserve Automatic Caliber movement.
- Water resistant to 100 meters.
- Jump Hour Feature.
- Independent adjustable hour hand.
- Special 24 hours hand.
- Advance Triplock system.
- Large Crown guard.
- Highly supported Bi-directional rotating bezel to measure different time zones.
- Flip lock clasp.
- Scratch resistant sapphire crystal featuring date Cyclops.
- Antimagnetic Blue Parachrom hairspring enhance the performance.
- Different bezels colors choice allow you to get your favorite.
- Luminescent hands and markers.
- Available in different styles and materials.
Typically the GMT feature of GMT Master II could be used in two different ways. In the first technique, you can keep track of booth local time as well as GMT simultaneously as Pan Am pilots used. While the other method used by many travelers and pilots that you can adjust 24-hours hand and 12 hour hand to the same hour in your home time zone. Also, you can set date and hour hand either ahead as you travel west or back as you travel east.
Most Common Rolex GMT Master II Models:
Rolex exclusively offers its GMT Master II collection with different dial and bezel colors. Collectively are mentioned below.
- GMT Master II Ref. 116710N 40 mm Steel case with black dial
- GMT Master II Ref. 116710 BLNR 40mm Steel case with black laquer dial
- GMT Master II Ref. 116718LN 40mm Steel case with green dial
- GMT Master II Ref. 116718LN 40mm Yellow Gold case with black dial
- GMT Master II Ref. 116713LN 40mm Steel and Yellow Gold with black dial
Overall Rolex GMT Master II is beautiful without being overdone it’s very functional. Additionally you can find it in different material and provide you color choice also. If you are hunting for a sophisticated, handsome, high quality, but low key watch to accompany you on tours across different time zones, then go only with Rolex GMT Master II. With this watch you will discover a new experience even you get it from Swiss Replica Rolex.