Vacheron Constantin Overseas Collection of Sports Watches
Operating continuously since the year 1755, Vacheron Constantin has the distinction of being the oldest watch manufacturer in the world. The company has manufactured many fabulous watches over the years including the Kallista, the most expensive of all watches manufactured in the history of watch making. The company presently manufactures more than 12,000 luxury watches every year. Vacheron Constantin Overseas is the name of a popular line of sports watches from this renowned manufacturer. This, however, is not the first attempt by Vacheron Constantin to create luxury sports watches. Their previous sports watches, the 222 and Phidias could not gather the expected momentum on the market. The Vacheron Constantin Overseas does have some features that were present in two of its predecessors.
The Vacheron Constantin Overseas is available in many varieties to suit the different choices of modern day watch enthusiasts. These watches are available in four different sizes, and with five types of dials. Each of these variants can be had either in stainless steel, or in 18k yellow gold. The women’s, boy’s, full size, and chronograph watches in the overseas collection have sizes of 30mm, 34mm, 37mm, and 40 mm respectively. Other than the Chronograph, quartz movement is available for all these watches. The available colors of the dial are black, salmon, white, and slate blue. You may also choose from large Arabic numerals or stick markers. Diamond bezels are available for women’s watches in the Vacheron Constantin Overseas collection.
The VC 1310 movement of the Vacheron Constantin Overseas is a more complex form of the movement type Girard Perregaux 3110. This type of movement is appreciated for being robust in spite of its thinness. It has a beat capacity of 28,800 Vph and uses 27 jewels. There is power reserve of approximately 50 hours. Vacheron Constantin Overseas has done an exceptional job of creating one of most beautiful bracelets found in any contemporary luxury watch. It is held by screws on both sides and has a hand finished surface that has been polished and brushed immaculately. The clasp assembly makes use of 5 rivets. The clasps manufactured by Vacheron are considered to be among the best in the market, and the same tradition has been maintained in the Vacheron Constantin Overseas collection.
To sum up this discussion, Vacheron Constantin Overseas is certainly worth considering if you are planning to purchase a luxury sports watch simply because you would not come across a masterpiece like this one very often. This all occasion sports watch is something that you would treasure for the rest of your life.