OFFICINE PANERAI is the leading swiss watch manufactur for diving instruments. The brand new PAM01088 Luminor GMT Automatic Acciaio comes with a 44mm polished stainless steel case and comes with 3rd hand that shows the second time zone, so-called GMT. It's a the most usefull function in a watch and you can read the 2nd time in a 24h scala arount the edge.
Since 1930 PANERAI is making diving watches for professional purpose. Guido Panerai sold these diving watches to the italien navy allready before WW2.
The Luminor GMT Automatic Acciaio comes with a black dial and ecrue Super-LumiNova. At 9 o'clock is a small second with a silver totalisor. Date at 3 o'clock and a magnifying glass under the sapphire crystal formed of corundum. The PAM 1088 comes with a dark brown Assolutamente calf leather strap with ecrue stitching and a polished pin buckle.
And inside this watch case is a PANERAI OP XXXl automatic caliber with 25 jewels that runs with 28.800 alternations/hour. It's made with 178 componants. Of course this Luminor GMT Automatic Acciaio PAM01088 was tested and certified by C.O.S.C. This movement delivers the power for 50 hours without actually winding it up again.
The previous model PAM00088 is out of production right now. Bu if you are still looking for a PANERAI watch that has all the important functions, PAM01088 Luminor GMT Automatic Acciaio is the one to get.