BaselWorld 2015 New Rolex Yacht-Master


Rolex presents a new version of the Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master, fully “dressed” in black and gold Everose to 18K, and also features the innovative bracelet Oysterflex, developed and patented by Rolex. This bracelet technician can marry as never before has the robustness and reliability of a metal bracelet with the flexibility, comfort and aesthetics of an elastic strap. In the heart of the bracelet, in fact, it is a highly elastic metal blade covered in black elastomer. The new Yacht-Master is available in two versions cash, with a diameter of 40 mm and 37 mm in the new measure. The new bracelet Oysterflex the Yacht-Master, developed and patented by Rolex, a great alternative to sport metal bracelets, without compromising the strength, water resistance and reliability.

Its aesthetics, its elasticity and its comfort are those of a rubber strap, while its resistance is equal to that of a metal bracelet. The case and the safety clip Oysterlock, in fact, are joined to both sides of the cuff by a metal blade made of an alloy of titanium and nickel which provides a great flexibility. The metal blade is coated in black high-performance elastomer, particularly resistant to external aggression, durable and comfortable on the wrist. For added comfort, the bracelet Oysterflex has on the inner surface of a patented “pillows” side that stabilize the watch and a safety clip Oysterlock in 18 carat gold Everose against accidental opening. The bezel is made Cerachrom (black pottery) and faithfully reproduces the identity of the Yacht-Master, with numbers and graduation embossed with a glossy finish that stand out against the background opaque. The black dial, a first for this model, presents a strong contrast, with large hands and indices Chromalight coated with a luminescent material emission durable blue. The movement employed, self-winding mechanical, is the caliber Rolex 3135. The glass is of sapphire and with Cyclops lens at the calendar. –