The last version of the Rolex GMT-Master II we reported on in Vintage Eye was reference number 116710, also known as batman, because of its dark blue ceramic rings. The watch since 2013 has been the standard bearer of the series, although it has been many people’s praise, but it lacks since the initial release series has been the symbol of the iconic red and blue circle “Pepsi” table.
The latest model is housed in a steel Oyster case with a thick, crown-protecting device and a rotating crown. Like many historical watches, it is 40mm in size. Collocation jubilee bracelet, it has a prominent red blue pottery and porcelain “Pepsi” baffle – red symbolic hours during the day, blue represents the night – this is a two-way street, and assist the wearer to track the time in another time zone. The inside of the watch circle is inscribed with the word “Rolex” in the outer circle (common in brand contemporary watches), and there is a subtle inner ring. Black dial with traditional GMT – Master II configuration, in the middle of the night when using Bai Jinjia triangle, rectangle at 6 o ‘clock and 9 o ‘clock, 3 o ‘clock the one-eyed ring date indicator and circular mark the rest of the time. Scan the Rolex replica watch swiss movement logo on the top of the dial and add a platinum “Mercedes” clock, sword minute hand, lollipops second hand and triangular red GMT hand to the bottom.
We may not be able to attach the latest design of the Rolex GMT-Master II replica watches to any particular historical reference, but we can discuss the features that stand out during the tenure of this series. The most important thing is that the “Pepsi” on the steel watchcase bezel: these characteristics, no matter what brand recently purchasing are difficult, has long been a GMT – Master of the trademark, which is why their return is so satisfactory. Many collectors. Then the Jubilee bracelet, although compared with Oyster style, it has been in history is not very popular bracelets to choose, but brought an important era for the series, and help to distinguish between modern style. In addition to these key features, configuration, you will also notice a similar dial 40 mm oyster shells and coronary protective device – since they were first developed has been the GMT – Master II consistent elements, most of them are consistent with the reference for the first time in GMT – Master.
Like most Rolex replica watches, the gm-master and gmt-master II collections have evolved over the years through relatively consistent designs. The latest references are no different in this regard, but Rolex explicitly looks back at the history of watches in modern design, which is different. A few years ago, the brand seems to be firmly opposed to “respect”, but now, in the popular two years ago and is still very difficult to get the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona and similar GMT – Master II this year, given the growing trend of restoring ancient ways, Rolex might have changed his mind. What does this mean for the future is hard to say, because no one in any brand line is likely to have a full retro revival in the near future