With just a little over two decades worth of history, theReplica Patek Philippe Aquanauthas finally come into its own and is no longer just regarded as the more affordable alternative to the Nautilus.
And now, we have the larger 42.2 mm Ref. 5168 option, exclusively available in white gold. The Patek Philippe Replica Aquanaut 5168G 20th Anniversary model comes in a fresh blue colorway from its blue-to-black gradient dial to its blue “tropic” strap, both complete with the checkerboard pattern characteristic of this Patek sports watch collection.
Just this year, another Aquanaut 5168G joined the collection with the same 42.2 mm white gold case but in a different palette. This time, Patek Philippe Replica Men Watchesselected a shade the company is calling “khaki green” for the dial and strap but olive green is probably a more realistic color description. This is not the first time green has been used in the Aquanaut collection.Except for the color, the specs of the khaki Aquanaut 5168G-010 are identical to the blue Aquanaut 5168G-001.
So if you prefer punchier pigments for your Aquanaut, you’ll have to opt for the bigger white gold versions since Patek still only makes the 5167 Fake watches in either steel and black or rose gold and brown combinations.
The copy Patek Philippe watch was launched in 1996 and has become the best-selling product of the brand. Thanks to its modular structure, the annual calendar mechanism has been adapted to all kinds of basic movements, but its most classic form can be said to be a window display on various versions of the model. 5396.
The dial on the white gold model is a medium grey with a metallic, sun-ray brushed finish, giving it a restrained appearance. While the dial disc is brass, the applied numerals and spherical minute markers are 18k white gold Replica Men Watches, as are the hands. The 24-hour indicator at six o’clock sits on a crisply recessed track that gives the entire dial a bit of depth.
On the rose gold version the dial is similarly constructed, though the surface is finished in grained silver instead. Notably, the Patek Philippe Replica recessed track for the 24-hour display is finished with fine concentric lines known as azurage.
Dials aside, both are identical to earlier versions of the ref. 5396. Typical of a Patek Philippe Iced Out, the case is streamlined and elegant, being 38.5mm wide and a slim 11.2mm high.
Take for instance the perlage, or circular graining, around the central axis of the rotor. It’s correctly applied with the outer edge of each circle just touching the centre of the next. But because the size of the Patek Philippe Replica Swiss Movementcircles are relatively large, the final circle does not overlap the first one.