Pre-Basel 2003 – Omega AC Racing Chronograph

Well, since our good friends can’t wait until tomorrow…. 🙂

Here is the newest Omega Seamaster America’s Cup Racing Chronograph in titanium and rubber. This is a unique model in the Seamaster collection developed in conjunction with the crew of Team New Zealand.

Large 44mm diameter case in stainless steel or titanium, with screw-in case-back, crown and pushers ensuring water resistance to a depth of 300 metres. Unidirectional turning bezel with brushed steel ring on titanium model or black aluminum ring on steel model and large minute indicators, with luminous point at the 12 o’clock position.

Black dial with large applied luminous hour markers, quarter second graduations, skeleton hour and minute hands with luminous Super Luminova inserts and red central chronograph hand with luminous point.

Chronograph totalisers with luminous red hands for hours at 6 o’clock and minutes at 9 o’clock, continuous seconds counter at 3 o’clock.

Omega symbol and name at 12 o’clock, Seamaster AMERICA’S CUP just above centre and RACING inscription in red above chronograph hour counter.

Regatta start timer function comprising a semicircle of 5 dots that change colour every 5 minutes to indicate the time elapsed between warning signals and the start of a sailing regatta.

Movement is the new self-winding OMEGA chronograph calibre 3602 with 40-hour power reserve and official COSC chronometer certification.