Carl F Bucherer displays the Patravi EvoTec Calendar

First published: 28-03-2011

Consumers who like to keep an eye on the date via their wristwatches may want to check out a new product from Carl F Bucherer.

Entitled the Patravi EvoTec Calendar, the timepiece comes with a module that displays 53 weeks of the year – the extra week being for technical reasons.

Hodinkee reported that these are then tracked on the dial by an inner chapter ring, which is functioned using a hand styled like that seen to indicate seconds on traditional timepieces.

To compensate for the loss of seconds on the main dial, Carl F Bucherer has chosen to display this via a spinning disk at the six o'clock location.

Furthermore, a big date window sneaks in at the 11 o'clock position and a day indicator appears at nine o'clock, to give wearers even more information.

The news source noted: "Overall the EvoTec Calendar has a sporty look and feel on the wrist. The unusual dial layout is refreshing and creative, proving easy to read with a quick adjustment of expectations."

People interested in this timepiece can view it at Baselworld, a trade exhibition which is running until Thursday (March 31st).
 

© Copyright WATCH SHOP UK - DO NOT COPY

Related articles

Black Friday Brands

Posted: 08-11-2018

Shop the world’s biggest and best watch brands in the 2018 Watch Shop Black Friday sale and discover beautiful timepieces and jewellery from brands including Hugo Boss, Bulova, Casio, and Daniel Wellington.

End of British Summer Time: Automatic-change watches

Posted: 25-10-2018

Don’t get caught short again next time the clocks go back (or forward). These super-smart watches change time automatically for you.

How waterproof are waterproof watches?

Posted: 25-10-2018

Learn the difference between waterproof watches and water-resistant watches and get advice which waterproof watch to buy.

What makes a smart watch smart?

Posted: 25-10-2018

A guide to the functionality and features of cutting-edge smart watches, including examples of market-leading products from Watch Shop.

CATEGORIES

PREVIOUS NEWS