In 1952, when Omega introduced the Constellation household to the world of watches, they knew precisely what they had been putting out to the entire world. A line of luxury watches with elegantly refined opulent circumstances, dials and designs that would place them apart from the rest.
68 decades back in a watch galaxy far far away…
Back in 1948, on the occasion of Omega’s 100th birthday, the newest introduced’Century’ — a limited edition self-winding chronometer. The watch has been an immediate success as it had been their very first automatic chronometer. It wasn’t assumed to be produced in series production but the consequent demand was so large, that Omega constellation globemaster replica watches review chose to create a new family of automatic chronometer watches in 1952: The Constellation.
Over the years, the Constellation has gone through enormous transformations. Interestingly, given a signature battle that was later resolved in 1956, this line of watches was first known as the Globemaster at the United States of America. Till 1964 the Constellation saw small changes but one of the most important were the ones brought from the’Integral’ lineup found in 1969, once the hand-finished bracelet and case formed a consistent and flowing design from 1 component to the other and back. This style was adopted by numerous other brands and was a trendsetting feature for luxury sports watches.
It was the Constellation’Manhattan’ established in 1982 though, that brought about the largest evolution to the series. Manhattan was the lineup that introduced the most famous’griffes’ or as we call them clawsto hold the sapphire crystal in place and guarantee that the watch was waterproof. The Manhattan turned was a phenominal success and it was a style that was loved by all. Omega constellation quartz vintage replica watch understood it had created a masterpiece, which is likely why the layout is now standard for its Constellation line. The half-moon facet about the lugs is the most distinguishing feature of the Constellation design, along with the indicators on the bezel and the integrated hinged bracelet, of course. The Constellation star in the 6 o’clock position and also the famous’claws’ are also features that place the collection apart.
Further exclusivity is added from the embossed lozenge pattern on the dial which is available in blue and silver hues. The watches are powered by the OMEGA Co-Axial calibre 8500, visible through the sapphire crystal back. A look into the complex inner workings of the watch cause you to feel much more connected to time and the timepiece. Having a power reserve of 60 hours and a water resistance of 100 metres, these Constellations are a terrific fit for the dapper style. Equipped with a date function at 3 o’clock, the perfectly sized 38mm steel body sits beautifully on each wrist. The bracelets together with the familiar horizontal connections are designed for optimum comfort.
The self-winding movement has a totally free sprung balance, Co-Axial escapement. The crown has the Omega constellation globemaster 39 replica watches emblem engraved on it. The barrels of the watch are mounted in series, and the bridges and the oscillating mass are adorned with exclusive Geneva waves in arabesque. The Omega Constellation is a different mixture of the old world charm and new technology, and it has found admirers from Elvis Presley and former president of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev for a reason.
The Omega constellation blue dial clone Constellation represents a vital part of Omega’s legacy and 2016 will mark the 64th anniversary of the series which has been set a calibre for luxury watches round the world. The watch is in actuality, an expression of impeccable taste, unconventional and class timekeeping.