Some watches have become the symbol of watchmaking history milepost achievement whether it is because of the technology, scientific reasons, or for aesthetic considerations. Following is a watch of writing history, it has its own story.
Watchmakers seem to have magic to simplify what is complicated.In late nineteenth Century the industrial revolution, the future elites delighted in fierce competition and never got tired of it. For those who promote the world and affect the whole world, the traditional watch has been unable to make them feel satisfied.Watch,has been the symbol of power more than four centuries , now it is ready to go,it is ready to ascend to a new height.
Rolex,from oyster to oyster perpetual: Legend
In 1908, Hans Wilsdorf officially registered Rolex trademark.With simple and effective solutions to repeatable precision problem and waterproof problems, Rolex achieved rapid development in the watch field which was small at that time. Since 1910, Rolex began to make the watch through the test, and obtain the certification, partially solve precision problem.However the reliability of timepiece under harsh conditions is still a question mark.The first World War (1914-1918) effectively promote the popularity of wearing wrist watch, but also highlight the defects of current products on the waterproof and dustproof.
Many watchmakers are trying their best to overcome the technical problems, finally Hans wilsdorf given the most convincing solutions in 1926: the first oyster watch.In 1927, Mei Sedis Gillis worn the oyster watch to across the English channel historically, Rolex won great reputation in the field of sports watch.Then, Rolex developed a revolutionary movement that it can wind automatically with wearer’s movement, this has further consolidated its leading position.In 1931, the Rolex patented automatic winding mechanism (the pendulum rotate 360 degrees) was born. These two key technologies will be available to towards Rolex to the watchmaking brand pyramid peak. Or you can also check replica submariner rolex for more choices on buying Rolex watches online.