This week, Rado’s limited edition Captain Cook Over-Pole has been released. This is an especially exciting launch for fans of the brand as the Captain Cook models are some of the most popular and well-loved watches in the brand’s portfolio. This brand new model is limited to just 1962 pieces worldwide, making it an incredibly desirable and collectable model. The watch has a distinctive design and is made from high-quality materials to give it a versatile look and long-lasting finish. The watch uses the design of an iconic 1960s Rado watch and combines it with modern watchmaking technology to create an eye-catching, must-have timepiece. If you are interested in learning more and Rado’s limited edition Captain Cook Over-Pole, then keep reading.
The most eye-catching feature of the new model is the rotating bezel. The bezel is made from Rado’s signature high-tech ceramic and is engraved with the names of cities. This combines with details on the dial to allow multiple time zones to be read from the single analogue display. The distinctive vintage style of the watch combines with this impressive feature to create a timeless and practical timepiece. To enhance the vintage aesthetic, box-shape style sapphire crystal is used to protect the dial. This lens is treated with an anti-reflective coating on both sides. One of the most impressive elements of this new watch is the movement that powers it. The watch is powered by a Swiss hand-wound movement that provides up to 80 hours of power reserve. Additioanlly, the watch comes packaged in a stylish brown case to give it a truly luxurious feel.
The Finer Details
This watch has a black gradient dial that draws the eye to the very centre of the watch. This dial is detailed with baton indices and a date aperture to keep the wearer running on time, no matter where they are in the world. This dial is framed by a classic stainless steel case. This case measures 37mm in diameter and 10.3mm in thickness for an elegant and comfortable fit on the wrist.
The watch is provided with two straps that can easily be swapped using Easy Clip technology. The first strap is made from brown leather which accentuates the vintage aesthetic of this timepiece. The second is a stainless steel bracelet in a rice grain design. This metal option gives the watch a modern edge to emphasise the watchmaking advancements that have been made since the original 1960s model. Additionally, this watch is water reisstant up to 10 bar, making it a reliable choice for everyday wear. This watch is designed for modern adventurers and vintage timepiece enthusiasts and will make an elegant addition to any collection.
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