Accredited by the NASA, the Omega Speedmaster has a prestige of being worn on the dual space missions of Gemini and Apollo space missions. The present timepiece has embellished the astronaut’s wrists on a rigorous space mission. The watch was put through several rigorous tests to endure the tough space conditions.
Often referred as the “Moon Watch”, the Omega Speedmaster stands unparalleled in its smooth finish and high end quality. It has been titled with the “First Watch Worn on the Moon” which can be seen carved on the case of the watch.
With a diameter size of 42mm, the timepiece is water resistant up to 50 meters under water. It is more of an astronaut’s watch then a diver’s timepiece. The designing of the dial in the Omega Speedmaster has been done in a very fine manner with a perfect matte finish.
Often credited as one of the most successful watchline in the Omega lineage, the watches have been the proud companion on the space expeditions. Having undergone a number of difficult tests, the Speedmaster is the official timeline chosen by NASA for the space missions. The watch proved its worth in the Apollo XIII mission when it showed course direction to the astronauts while the other instruments failed to work.
With the rich legacy of being the first moon watch, the Speedmaster has always been liked by the watch enthusiasts across the globe. Polished with a perfect matte finish, the shining stainless steel case is complemented with the gleaming edges adding to its style. The bezel angles standing out of the case provides an astonishing look to the timepiece. The watch comes with a water resistance capacity of 50 meters with a case of 42 mm styled with masculine features.
Designed with an exceptional quality, the dial of the Speedmaster Professional is often considered as the most powerful chronograph dial ever created. The contrast in the dial has been achieved with the white hour and minute markers positioned on the black dial surface. The dial’s surface of the Speedmaster Professional is sheltered with the Omega “Hesalite” crystal.
With a stunning finish given to the links and the edges, the bracelet of the Speedmaster Professional perfectly mingles the style with comfort. The links in the bracelet have been joined with the friction pins with the shiny polish rendered to the links and the outer edges. With a power reserve up to 48 hours in its store, the watch works on the Omega calibre 1861 movement with a self winding mechanical movement.