Limited edition
Chronomat B01 42 Frecce Tricolori Limited Edition - AB01344A1C1A1
Chronomat B01 42 Frecce Tricolori Limited Edition
Chronomat B01 42 Frecce Tricolori Limited Edition
Chronomat B01 42 Frecce Tricolori Limited Edition
Chronomat B01 42 Frecce Tricolori Limited Edition

Chronomat B01 42 Frecce Tricolori Limited Edition


The story

The Chronomat Frecce Tricolori pays tribute to the 1983 chronograph developed for the famed Italian aerial squadron and is limited to 250 pieces. The Chronomat holds a significant place in Breitling’s history. Introduced in 1984, at a time where extra-thin quartz timepieces were the order of the day, Breitling placed a bold bet on an impressively proportioned mechanical watch. Based on the Frecce Tricolori chronograph, which had been developed and launched in 1983 in collaboration with the famed Italian aerial squadron, the Chronomat celebrated Breitling’s centenary in style and marked the return of the mechanical chronograph to its rightfully prominent place at the brand which had built its global reputation on these incredible watches. The Chronomat features a 42 mm case and the iconic bezel with the four rider tabs. Here in stainless steel with a blue dial featuring the Italian aerial squadron’s logo, the Chronomat Frecce Tricolori Limited Edition is matched to the signature “Rouleaux” bracelet and is powered by the in-house Breitling Manufacture Caliber 01, a COSC-certified chronometer. The Chronomat Frecce Tricolori is limited to 250 pieces, all of which are engraved with “ONE OF 250” on the caseback.

The Chronomat Frecce Tricolori pays tribute to the 1983 chronograph developed for the famed Italian aerial squadron and is limited to 250 pieces. 
The Chronomat holds a significant place in Breitling’s history. Introduced in 1984, at a time where extra-thin quartz timepieces were the order of the day, Breitling placed a bold bet on an impressively proportioned mechanical watch.
Based on the Frecce Tricolori chronograph, which had been developed and launched in 1983 in collaboration with the famed Italian aerial squadron, the Chronomat celebrated Breitling’s centenary in style and marked the return of the mechanical chronograph to its rightfully prominent place at the brand which had built its global reputation on these incredible watches.  
The Chronomat features a 42 mm case and the iconic bezel with the four rider tabs. Here in stainless steel with a blue dial featuring the Italian aerial squadron’s logo, the Chronomat Frecce Tricolori Limited Edition is matched to the signature “Rouleaux” bracelet and is powered by the in-house Breitling Manufacture Caliber 01, a COSC-certified chronometer. The Chronomat Frecce Tricolori is limited to 250 pieces, all of which are engraved with “ONE OF 250” on the caseback.

Key features

Case material
Stainless Steel
Water resistance
200 m (660 ft)
Diameter
42.0 mm
Thickness
15.1 mm
Product Weight (Approx.)
199.0 g.
Power reserve
approx. 70 hrs

Technical Data

Movement

Caliber Breitling 01 (Manufacture)
Movement self-winding mechanical
Power reserve approx. 70 hrs
Chronograph 1/4th second chronograph, 30-minute and 12-hour totalizers.
Vibration 28,800 v.p.h
Jewel 47 jewels
Calendar Dial aperture

Case

Case material Stainless Steel
Caseback Screwed in (sapphire crystal)
Water resistance 200 m (660 ft)
Bezel Unidirectional, ratcheted
Crown Screw-locked, two gaskets
Crystal Cambered sapphire, glareproofed both sides

Dimensions

Product Weight (Approx.) 199.0 g.
Watch-head Weight (Approx.) 105.5 g.
Diameter 42.0 mm
Thickness 15.1 mm
Height (upper lug tip to lower lug tip) 50.5 mm
Lug width (in-between lug) 22.0 mm

Strap

Strap material Stainless Steel
Strap color Metal Bracelet
Strap type Straight
Lug 22/20 mm

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