The New Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116500LN Watch Review
The new Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 1116500LN has become one of the hottest wristwatches in the luxury watch market. Collectors the world over have been lauding the timepiece as a must have watch. With that in mind, lets discuss the merits of this fine Swiss watch.
The Oyster Perpetual Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116500LN
Introducing the latest version of the Oyster Perpetual Rolex Cosmograph Daytona watch in 904L steel, the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116500LN with a monobloc Cerachrom bezel, developed and patented by Rolex, in black ceramic. This amazing timepiece is a blend of high technology and sleek aesthetics, and pays tribute to this legendary chronograph. The black bezel is reminiscent of the 1965 model that was fitted with a black Plexiglas bezel insert. The new Cosmograph Daytona carries the Superlative Chronometer certification redefined by Rolex in 2015, which ensures singular performance on the wrist.
The Ultimate Sports Chronograph
The Rolex Cosmograph Daytona, introduced in 1963, was designed to meet the demands of professional racing drivers. With its highly reliable chronograph and bezel with tachymetric scale, it allows drivers to perfectly measure average speeds up to 400 kilometres or miles per hour, as they choose. An iconic watch forever joined in name and function to the high‑performance world of Auto sports.
Powering this timepiece is the Calibre 4130, Rolex Mechanical chronograph movement with column wheel and vertical clutch Bidirectional self-winding via Perpetual rotor on ball bearing with a timing rating of −2/+2 sec/day, after casing.
- Model case: Oyster, 40 mm, steel
- Monobloc middle case, screw-down case back and winding crown
- Diameter: 40 mm
- Bezel: Black monobloc Cerachrom bezel in ceramic with engraved tachymetric scale
- Winding crown: Screw-down, Triplock triple waterproofness system
- Crystal: Scratch-resistant sapphire
- Water-resistance: Waterproof to 100 metres / 330 feet
- Movement: Perpetual, mechanical chronograph, self-winding
Calibre: 4130, Manufacture Rolex
Precision: -2/+2 sec/day, after casing
Functions: Centre hour, minute and seconds hands, small seconds hand at 6 o’clock. Chronograph (centre hand) accurate to within 1/8 of a second, 30-minute counter at 3 o’clock and 12-hour counter at 9 o’clock. Stop seconds for precise time setting
Oscillator: Paramagnetic blue Parachrom hairspring
Winding: Bidirectional self-winding via Perpetual rotor
Power reserve: Approximately 72 hours
Bracelet: Oyster, flat three-piece links
Bracelet material: 904L steel
Clasp: Folding Oysterlock safety clasp with Easylink 5 mm comfort extension link
The new Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116500LN watch is one of the most highly sought after wristwatches in the world.
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