With the new Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Red Radar Ceramic, it boasts a redesigned graphics of an aircraft control radar that allows time to be rad via a system of rotating discs, combined with an analog hand.
Finishing the look of the Red Radar is a beautiful red sapphire crystal that lends the timepiece the, well, Red Radar appearance.
As the product model implies, the case is based on the BR 03, which is a 42 mm diameter case, but in ceramic, a high-tech material that is scratch-resistant and yet soft to the touch.
Technical specifications, if anyone care to know, are as follows:
• Movement: calibre BR-CAL.302. Automatic mechanical. • Functions: hours, minutes and seconds. • Case: 42 mm in width. Matt black ceramic. • Dial: black. Centre minute disc and outer hour disc with small red aircraft markings. Red painted seconds hand. • Crystal: sapphire with red anti-reflective coating and red painted numerals and indices. • Water-resistance: 100 meters. • Straps: black rubber and ultra-resilient black synthetic fabric. • Buckle: pin. Steel with black PVD (Physical Vapor Deposition) finish.
The new Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Red Radar Ceramic is released in a limited edition of 999 pieces and costs US$4,300 a pop.
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