Model 5130G Patek Philippe is truly classical. Other high-quality brands, of course, also have their own version of the double-disc on the basis of world time, but many believe Patek best execution.
Review of Patek Philippe 5130G
Key Features of Patek Philippe 5130G
- BRAND: Patek Philippe
- SERIES: World Time
- GENDER: Men’s
- WATCH LABEL: Swiss Made
- MOVEMENT: Automatic
- ENGINE: Patek Philippe Calibre 240 HU
- POWER RESERVE: 48 hours
- CASE SIZE: 39.5 mm
- CASE MATERIAL: 18kt White Gold
- CASE SHAPE: Round
- CASE BACK: Sapphire Crystal display
- DIAL TYPE: Analog
- DIAL COLOR: White
- CRYSTAL: Scratch Resistant Sapphire
- BEZEL: 18kt White Gold
- CROWN: 18K White Gold, Fluted
- BAND TYPE: Strap
- BAND MATERIAL: Leather
- BAND COLOR(S): Blue
- CLASP: Jewelry
- WATER RESISTANCE: 25 meters / 80 feet
- FUNCTIONS: World Time, GMT, Second Time Zone, Hour, Minute, Day/Night Indicator
- FEATURES: Day/Night Indicator, GMT, Gold, Time Zone, World Time.
5130G model is usually supplied on the belt, but thanks, Patek Philippe and watch out the new version, which has a metal bracelet. This model is made of 18-carat white gold. I’m a big fan of the bracelets for watches and clocks today are even more scarce than ever, since, in addition to the extremely popular Patek Philippe on the belt, it is rare to find a Patek Philippe watch (for men) made with the bracelet. Therefore, this model and is considered rare and unique. Watch Patek Philippe 5130G have an average size – width of 39.5 mm.
Patek Philippe 5130G: Movement
Inside the Patek Philippe 5130G has an automatic caliber 240 HU. It uses micro-rotor for maintaining a thin profile hours. Micro-rotor is made of gold, and the mechanism has a power reserve of 48 hours. Pay attention to the special balance wheel Patek Philippe Gyromax. The model offers a world time function. Once you learn how to use it, the clock will become indispensable for travel.
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Patek Philippe 5130G: Dial
Please note that the dial has a traditional arrows hours and minutes, as well as a ring of cities and hours. The pusher on the left side of the body is used to move forward clockwise in increments of one hour to set the local time when you travel. The average 24-hour ring is used to determine the time in the world based on your time zone. When in London, 10 in the morning, then take a look at the ring of cities and hours, one can easily understand that it is 2 am in Los Angeles. The ring is also color-coded to make it easy for your day or night.
Patek Philippe 5130G: Style
Patek Philippe produced panorama window in the rear cover, showing the operation of the mechanism. 5130G model is very nice decorated in a typical style of Patek Philippe. The clarity of the dial is still paramount. Arrows are easily noticeable, and the internal drive quite attractive. The symmetrical design of this model helps to increase its appeal. It also has a distinctly retro style.
Patek Philippe 5130G: Price
Bracelet in 18 karats white gold looks impressive and stylish. All in all, a very interesting watch, and this is achieved, including, at the expense of the bracelet, in my opinion. Price watch Patek Philippe 5130G (5130 / 1G) is $72,000.