Breitling has revealed the latest version of a longtime pilot’s favorite, the Cheap Breitling Chronomat B01 Chronograph 44 Watches. At first glance, we can see that the changes here are subtle but contribute to a newer and more subdued look for this big 44mm watch. Most notably, Breitling has opted for a cool brushed finish for the stainless steel case while simplifying the dial treatment.
Even with its 44mm case, I’ve always been attracted to the Chronomat and when I caught wind of the new models being revealed, I feared opening a press release filled with countless variations and color combinations plus different case materials blended into the mix. Thankfully, Cheap Breitling Replica kept things basic and for me, these are the most attractive color options I’ve ever seen for the Chronomat. Something never really sat well with me whenever coming across the the previous, highly-polished Chronomats and I think it had something to do with the way the watches aged.
If I had to complain about anything at this point, it would be the tachymeter scale. It’s minor, I know, but I can’t help but wonder why so many brands find it necessary when the feature is practically useless in the Breitling Replica Watches day-to-day of most wearers. Logging hours in your Piper J-3? At most, you’ll mess around with the chronograph function to time your holding patterns – not recommended, but that’s it.
Personally these new approaches to the Chronomat are enough to put the Fake Breitling Watches back on my radar and remedy the option paralysis I experience whenever sifting through Breitling’s catalog. The shinier and more eccentric variants are still available on Breitling’s site if that’s still your thing but personally, I’m happy to see the Breitling Chronomat B01 Chronograph 44 in its simplified form.
The slide rule bezel is there and the overall design quality channels the vintage glory of the original Navitimer, but simply adds a modern and sleek look to an actually iconic Cheap Luxury Breitling Replica watch. One thing of note, is that all of the models include contrasting sub-dials giving a contemporary panda/reverse panda modern look to the watches that wasn’t always standard for the model. Additionally, the models utilize the new Breitling logo that excludes the Breitling wings – a gripe I’m sure will come about immediately. Additionally, the watches utilize Breitling Navitimer 1 B01 Chronograph Replica Watches UK esteemed B01 Caliber and come in steel, two tone red-gold and steel, and red gold versions.
Navitimer 1 B01 Chronograph 43 with black dial and stainless steel Navitimer bracelet. (PPR/Breitling)
Model: Navitimer 1 B01 Chronograph 43 and 46
Dimensions: 43mm & 46mm in diameter
Case Material: Stainless Steel, two-tone stainless and Yellow Gold, or Red Gold
Movement: COSC-Certified Breitling B01 Caliber
Power Reserve: “At least” 70 hours
Strap/Bracelet: Polished Stainless Steel or Leather Strap
The Cheap Breitling Replica 46mm size is going to cause a bit of controversy considering the Navitimer’s history, but I feel it’s largely justified. The 43mm will still be available in the new collection so upping the size to 46mm provides a couple of options for those with bigger wrists who want their Red Gold case to be noticed.
Navitimer 1 B01 Chronograph 46 with black dial and black alligator leather strap. (PPR/Breitling)
I can hear the boisterous sigh of relief from fans of the brand as I type this up. Additionally, I can hear the cumulative “Oh. Well I feel dumb.” from the crowd who literally wrote the brand off due to the re-work. For me? I’m a little of both and retract embarrassing and dramatic statements about Breitling Replica Watches losing a part of their DNA – because it was clearly there with plenty of attention paid to it.