Dial aside, the rest of the Patek Philippe Replica Men Watch is stock ref. 5004. The platinum case is hefty, but a smallish 36.5 mm in diameter, with a noticeably large crown to accommodate the co-axial button for the split-seconds. Because of the thickness of the rattrapante movement, the Copy Patek Philippe Watch is thick, giving it a portly appearance.
The movement inside is the CHR 27-70 Q, an improved Lemania 2310 with a split-seconds mechanism layered on top. While it has the gorgeous looks of a traditionally constructed high-end chronograph, the Patek Philippe Replica movement is not particularly robust since a split-seconds was cobbled onto a small base movement that was not originally designed to accommodate one.
These shortcomings were addressed with the calibre CHR 29-535 PS, an in-house movement found in the Swiss Patek Philippe Watches alluring ref. 5370P. While most resilient, the in-house movement is distinctly more modern than the movement in the ref. 5004.
That being said, the proportions of the movement inside the ref. 5004 – a small diameter but substantial height – gives it great depth. The Patek Philippe Replica Swiss Movement split-seconds mechanism in centre, with its distinctive callipers and octopus wheel – seem to tower over the rest of the calibre.
In exceptionally crisp condition with the original case finish and clear hallmarks, both watches are paradoxically unique but similar. The Patek Philippe Replica Watches pair have custom features common to both, namely black indices and hands, as well as oversized repeater slides. These tweaks were made to improve dial legibility and usability of the repeater, a convenience for the original owner who was getting on in age.
The Patek Philippe Replica Men Watches dial is its most prominent feature. While classical in style, the dial has an unusual oversized subsidiary seconds, matched with hands and baton hour markers painted a matte black for maximum contrast against the silvered dial.
Tthe Patek Philippe Replica Diamond case is also constructed in an unusual manner, distinguished by elongated lugs. Not only is the repeater slide oversized, the original crown is also enlarged. In fact, the crown is 7mm in diameter, enormous compared to the 34mm diameter of the case.
Even the movement of the Best Patek Philippe Replica is special. While the ebauche, or movement blank, was likely produced by Victorin Piguet of Le Sentier, one of the greatest movement makers of the period, the bridge configuration is unique to this calibre, being completely different from similar movements in other watches.
Introduced in 1996, the Copy Patek Philippe Watches annual calendar has had a stellar run, becoming of the brand’s bestsellers. Thanks to its modular construction, the annual calendar mechanism has been fitted to a variety of base movements, but its most classic form is arguably the window-type display found on the various versions of the ref. 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 Movement circles are relatively large, the final circle does not overlap the first one.