Last week, Vulcain introduced two new tones for the 50s Presidents Classic arrangement. It’s the most essential variation with three hands and a date at 6 o’clock. We should do a speedy survey to examine the features of this watch.
Vulcain acquainted the Presidents’ arrangement with make a traditional and formal watch, yet with these new tones they attempt to change the watch in a more extraordinary and less moderate looking watch.
The steel case (316L) is exquisite and remains consistent with the regular Presidents case. It keeps the water out up to 5 airs. On the front Vulcain put a domed sapphire glass. On the back they introduced a screwed caseback with a sapphire window to give a pleasant view on the hardware. Albeit the beautification (côtes de Genève on the rotor) and marking is somewhat normal (brand name, loaded up with blue paint) it is a pleasant supplement.
The Presidents Classic is 42mm in measurement and with 8.60mm you could say it is quite level. With the short bended drags it guarantees ideal fitting for most wrists. The case is flanked by an exemplary humble estimated crown with a three-sided formed sawtooth hold. As beautification Vulcain has decided for an exceptionally old style etching: the acclaimed waffle design, which was a common method of finishing crowns in the 1950’s/60’s. A true classical touch.
Dynamic Sunburst Dial
By adding a silk sunburst hued dial, the watch truly changed into an eye-catcher. The sunburst rationale varies in a pleasant manner when taking a gander at the dial from various points, making a powerful shading range. As said, it comes in two tones: berry conditioned blue (reference number 560156D35.BAC135) or umber conditioned earthy colored (reference number 560156D85.BAC136).
Hands and Other Indicators
The raised long rhodium files and Dauphine formed hands make tastefulness and profundity on the Presidents Classic. Like the packaging, these components are all mirror cleaned. The needle seconds hand clears easily and the non-sign end seems as though the plume end of a bolt which helps the attributes. Outwardly of the lists you will discover mathematical moment pointers which are isolated by a thick line to expand the indexes.
Matching Gradient Strap
The patina shaded lash is made out of calf calfskin and matches the dial well indeed. The dim to light slope makes a special look and is finished by hand. It feels delicate and adaptable on the wrist. The lash tightens from 22 to 18mm. On the finish of the lash we locate a standard Vulcain marked hardened steel pin buckle.
Vulcain Caliber V-56 – Soprod Movement
The Presidents Classic is driven by the Caliber V-56, which represents a re-appropriated programmed development from the Swiss development make Soprod. The pre-owned development (A10) has a force hold of 42 hours, 27 gems and beats at an easily 28.800 beats each moment. It has a snappy date-set. The development is the comparable with the ETA 2892.
Pricing of the Sunburst Presidents Classic
The watch has a sticker price of CHF3250 Swiss Francs. It is a reasonably section level value compared to the remainder of the Vulcain-family. Since these (new) sunburst shaded watches are a genuine specialty, I can’t straightforwardly name a comparable/less expensive other option. On the off chance that you’re willing to go through more cash you certainly should investigate the models.
I like this watch and consider it to be a genuine eye-catcher to extend/complete your assortment, not as a starter or every day blender. For me it would be a watch for unique events and it would genuinely jump out with a strong dark/white/pants outfit. Sitting somewhere close to the easygoing and dress classification it is very flexible. Actually I figure 40mm would be a superior distance across for this “semi” dresswatch to commit much more to the ‘exemplary’ looks. The particular tones make a one of a kind search for the Presidents Classic, yet additionally confine the market. You truly scorn or love these tones, however there is another option: there might be a tone in the real assortment with more moderate combinations like a highly contrasting dial. . The sunburst dial and coordinating tie are the genuine power of this watch. A pleasant to-have would be if the date work came in as a choice to make an even cleaner look and not ‘break’ the sunburst shaded dial. There is just a single viewpoint which pesters me somewhat: the moment markers close to the lists. I comprehend the motivation behind the separator-line, however it simply looks altogether too swarmed and crunched. Despite the fact that it’s a quite certain watch I would recommend this to somebody who is searching for a vivid yet exemplary looking watch with a medium spending plan. A genuine unique choice.
What do you think about this Presidents Classic? Got a most loved color? We couldn’t want anything more than to hear from you!