The Day-Date has always embodied prestige and exclusivity. A hallmark of its nobility, the Day-Date’s Oyster case is produced exclusively in 950 platinum or in 18 ct gold.
The bezel can be fluted, smooth or, on the gemset versions, arrayed in the most beautiful of precious stones. A choice of unique dials in refined colours and textures enhances this timeless symbol of excellence.
Rolex watches have long been associated with those who have, over time, guided the destiny of the world. No matter how different their vision, their field of excellence or their achievements, many of these exceptional men and women have one thing in common: the Day-Date.
A core component in the watertight structure is the winding crown fitted with the patented Twinlock double waterproofness system, which screws down securely against the case. The sapphire crystal is clamped tight by the bezel. The Oyster case provides the high-precision Rolex movement with optimal protection from water, dust, pressure and shocks.
The Rolex Day-Date costs about $40,000 but Kronos watch group, makers of Rolex replica sell the replica of the Rolex Day-Date for $1295.
CARING FOR YOUR ROLEX DAYDATE II BLACK DIAL STICK MARKERS
Thanks to Rolex expertise, your watch will require very little day-to-day care. You can help preserve its lustre by cleaning it occasionally with a microfiber cloth. You can also wash the case and bracelet from time to time using soapy water and a soft brush. After wearing your watch in the sea, it is important to rinse it with fresh water to remove any salt and sand deposits. With the utmost care given to your Rolex Day-Date, it is bound to be new and last forever.
Rare and precious platinum is striking for its silvery whiteness and vibrant luminosity. It is among the densest and heaviest metals in the world distinguished by unique chemical and physical properties such as exceptional corrosion resistance.
Paradoxically, it is also soft, elastic and highly malleable, which makes machining and polishing especially difficult, demanding an extremely high degree of skill. Rolex always uses 950 platinum, an alloy consisting of 950% (thousandths) platinum, painstakingly crafted in-house by the fine metalworkers at Rolex. The noblest of metals for the finest of watches.
A BLACK DIAL
The rolex daydate ii black dial stick markers dial is the distinctive face of the Rolex watch, the feature that is most responsible for its unique identity and readability. Characterized by hour markers fashioned from 18 ct gold to prevent tarnishing, every Rolex dial is designed and manufactured in house largely by hand to ensure perfection. The Rolex Day-Date’s Dial is adorned with stick markers that stand out diamond to give it an exquisite touch of class.
THE PRESIDENT BRACELET
The design, development and production of Rolex bracelets and clasps, as well as the stringent tests they face, involve advanced high technology. And as with all the components of the watch, aesthetic controls by the human eye guarantee impeccable beauty. The president bracelet, with its semi circular three piece links, was created in 1956 for the launch of the Oyster perpetual Day-Date. It represents the ultimate in refinement and comfort and is always made of carefully selected precious metals.
The Day-Date is specially equipped with the 3155 calibre, a self winding mechanical movement entirely designed, developed and manufactured by Rolex. It features a day and a date calendar disc mechanism. Like every other Rolex Perpetual movement, the 3155 is a certified Swiss Chronometer, a great designation reserved for only high-precision watches that have successfully and gallantly passed the famous Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute (COSC) tests. Its architecture, in common with all other Oyster watch movements, makes it singularly reliable.
Initially presented in 1956, the Day-Date was a world first. The first watch to indicate the day of the week spelt out in full. Worn by many world leaders, the rolex daydate ii black dial stick markers is available with a bespoke day display in a wide choice of languages.
Model Case : oyster, 36mm, platinum
Oyster Architecture : Monobloc middle case, screw-down case back and winding crown
Diameter : 36mm
Material : platinum
Bezel : Domed
Winding Crown : screw-down, twinlock double waterproofness system
Crystal : scratch resistant sapphire, Cyclops lens over the date
Water Resistance : waterproof to 100 metres / 330 feet
Movement : perpetual, mechanical, self winding
Calibre : 3155, manufacture Rolex
Precision : -2/+2 seconds per day, after casing
Functions : centre hour, minutes and seconds hands. Instantaneous date and day in windows on the dial with rapid setting. Stop seconds for precise time setting.
Oscillator : paramagnetic blue parachrom hairspring
Winding : bidirectional self winding via perpetual rotor
Power reserve : approximately 48 hours
Bracelet : president, flat three piece links
Bracelet Material : platinum
Clasp : concealed folding crownclasp
Dial : black
Superlative Chronometer (COSC + Rolex certification after casing)