With its new automatic chronograph watch Breitling Chronomat GMT the Swiss watchmaker presents its new internal movement, caliber B04.
Also it is a chronograph movement, caliber B04 shares a lot of its components, such as wheel column, a vertical clutch coupler and a guaranteed power reserve at least 70 hours, with movement caliber B01 last year ‘s.
However, as Breitling, this is not just a makeover, since the new movement also employs a number of new solutions, some of them (such as device recentración for hammers zero-reset) patent-pending.
As always, the movement is officially certified by the COSC Swiss organization as a stopwatch, which means that the device not only adheres to the strictest standards of accuracy, but also made using top-grade components.
The other main selling factor is its complication watch’s GMT.
When the second time-zone is active, runs arrow-shaped open-worked red hand hour in 24-hour mode and when the owner returns to the main hometown, and hands high time you can set to move in sync.
As usual, the watch will be delivered in a lot of versions with different color combinations dials / subdials and straps that will be available in Barenia and crocodile leather, rubber runner ocean and favorable diver and stainless steel bracelet piloting.