With the PANERAI Radiomir 1940 3 Days GMT Power Reserve Automatic Acciaio, it was possible to unify all the important information of the P.4002 calibre on the classic dial with the unusual stripes. The timeless design is rounded off with the harmonious colour design of luminous material and dark brown calf Assolutamente leather strap.
For decades, PANERAI has been a leader in the sector for diving watches. Since the 1930s, OFFICINE PANERAI has been a supplier for professional timepieces. Since the take-over of the factory from the Richemont AG in 1997, PANERAI has been dedicated to the further development sporty timepieces. The watch makers from Neuchâtel are presenting a very robust steel watch with PAM00658. The Radiomir 1940 case in this true-to-the-original design is 45mm.
Even before WW2, Guido Panerai produced diving watches in Florence for the Italian navy. OFFICINE PANERAI is paying homage to the historical case from the 1940s with PAM 658. Then as now, the special features of the Radiomir 1940 3 Days GMT Power Reserve Automatic Acciaio are the fixed band attachments and the large screwed crown. Paneristi will immediately take note of the historical OP logo on the crown.
With this model, PANERAI is presenting all available functions on the dial. Date on the 3 o’clock position. 72 hours power reserve indicator at 5 o’clock. Small seconds and day |night indicator at 9 o’clock. The hand for the second time zone is in discreet black and when it is not being used, it is hidden behind the hour hand. The P.4002 calibre has a micro-rotor with a decentralised oscillating weight and is composed of 288 components. Resetting the seconds enables a precise time setting when pulling out the crown.
The Radiomir 1940 is delivered with a dark brown calf Assolutamente leather strap, which reflects the colours of the luminous material on the dials. The harmony achieved in this manner, is one of the special features of PAM 658. With water depth of 100 meters, this PANERAI can be worn while swimming or diving. Compatible with this, a rubber strap can be attached to protect the leather strap.