Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph Automatic Men's Watch 00.10919.08.93.01

As the story goes, “Manero” is really derived from the Latin word manuaria, meaning “that which is led by the hand.” It is a nod towards the brand’s Lucerne roots in the late 1800s, grounding the set in the traditions of fine Swiss watchmaking, and one meant to sharply contrast the brand’s sportier Patravi line, whose ScubaTec and TravelTec options take a complex, yet slightly over-the-top modernity for them. At any rate, there is no mistaking the Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph because of its location in the Manero set, as these traditional themes run rampant during the view — not only through its motion execution, but in its own layout as well, exhibiting faceted indices, oversized dauphine hands, along with a bi-compax layout paying homage to the ancient days of auto racing.Visible through the Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph’s sapphire glass caseback, is the CFB 1970 caliber — a 25-jewel movement using a 42-hour reserve produced in-house by Carl F. Bucherer. The rapid-fire reset of the flyback function is controlled by means of a column wheel and actuated by the pump pusher at 4:00, allowing the wearer to measure multiple time periods in rapid succession. The 43mm case is nicely balanced, giving an air of a classical motorist’s chronograph in the pusher layout and dial layout. The silver dial itself is also an exercise in depth and detail, together with recessed subdials and implemented indices matching the instance material in stainless steel or 18k climbed gold.The Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph will be available in either stainless steel or rose gold, even though for now we’ve images and data on the rose gold version, priced at $21,400.

Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph Automatic Men's Watch 00.10919.08.93.01

Fantastic job CFB. I believe that Carl F. Bucherer should focus most of their efforts on modern pieces, should you wish to spend in one of their more conventional looking designs, a piece like this having a neat movement are the one I’d seem at.Carl F. Bucherer may select 2013 and 2014 as the right moment in the brand’s presence to talk about their lengthy history. Coinciding with this need to open up about their past, they have just released their very first tourbillon using the limited edition Manero Tourbillon watch. Why did they wait until now to go over the brand’s origins? Well, it really has to do with the brand wanting to differentiate itself from the “parent” What we have here is the story of a teenager growing up. The Carl F. Bucherer watch brand stems from the Bucherer household that possesses the major watch retailer – which did have a lot of watches in the past. Their classic collection is very impressive.You see, when Carl F. Bucherer started, it needed to be a contemporary Swiss watch brand in the style standpoint. Most of the early models as well as the layout of the in-house produced CFB A1000 motion is extremely edgy and modern. The A1000’s plate and bridges are more inspired by technology than traditional timepieces. They didn’t wish to mention their ties to the retailer Bucherer for a variety of logical reasons. For a time period the name of the brand was likely just going to be more “Bucherer.” Anyhow, they aren’t likely to abandon their modern ranges, but a few years back they decided to “go classic” based on market pressures.

Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph Automatic Men's Watch 00.10919.08.93.01

In 2008 Carl. F Bucherer released their first in-house movement with the grade A1000 (surfaced on aBlogtoWatch here). Since that time the A1000 (with its trendy peripheral automatic rotor) and its derivatives have been the cornerstone of several Patravi collection timepieces. That’s because the first Patravi TravelTec GMT watch was released in 2006, and afterwards within this “FourX” variant. Even though it does not strictly have an in-house motion, it will especially change the base ETA, offering something unique.To be honest, when I detected the Patravi TravelTec GMT FourX I wasn’t in enjoy it with. I felt that the layout was somewhat all over the place and the dial was overly hard to read. This was at first glance and somehow after wearing the lookout for a nice long time I’ve come to rather enjoy it. It is not a timepiece without its quirks, but it satisfies in a lot of sections, and I surprisingly did not find it that difficult to read.It is true that in a glance the hands are difficult to spot on the dial if you are only looking at the dial normally. Though for me when I went to look at the dial in order to browse the time that I never had much trouble. It’s similar to the dial of many Breitling timepieces in that they’re rather active compared to other watches, but there is a method to their madness. If you fancy the TravelTec GMT FourX in most respects aside from the dialup, then you can elect for the non-FourX edition that does not have a skeletonized dial up. The FourX model is much more expensive but in may ways creates the piece a lot more intriguing than the sum of its components.

Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph Automatic Men's Watch 00.10919.08.93.01

Perhaps not all the classic looking Carl F Bucherer Gmt Replica timepieces are exceptional enough in the contest in our opinion. Then again, creating a classic watch in most instances is about looking just like the well-performing contest. That being said, Carl F. Bucherer has some standout models and a design philosophy that we can wholeheartedly get behind. They’re among the few brands that really wish to generate useful watches that place utility in a more significant place than mere looks. Their watches also comply with a good deal of the significant watch design legibility rules which are often loosely followed or ignored by others.A great example would be the hands with this new limited edition Manero Tourbillon. The hour and minute hands have a dilemma. They can’t at the same time, be sized at the proportional manner people are accustomed to, and also line up with the appropriate indicators. So an effective compromise is created. Knowing that the flip side has become the most important, Carl F. Bucherer lines up it to touch the end of the hour markers ( just like it ought to). The hour hand doesn’t touch the hour markers at their suggestion, but it’s proportion to the second hand. Another hands work fairly nicely too.There is also the matter of functionality. Basically this is merely a time and date view, with the additional advantage of knowing AM/PM, as well as when to end your movement. These features are laid out on the dial that offer a fairly great degree of visual equilibrium. The funny thing is that while nothing regarding the case, palms, or dial seem all that particular, the capable assortment of features and elements makes the Manero Tourbillon watch stand out.

Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph Automatic Men's Watch 00.10919.08.93.01

Silver-tone stainless steel case with a grey louisiana alligator leather strap. Fixed stainless steel bezel. Bluish-grey dial with silver-tone hands and index hour markers. Tachymeter. Dial Type: Analog. Date display at the 6 o’clock position. Chronograph – sub-dials displaying: two – 60 second and 30 minute. Carl F. Bucherer Calibre CFB 1970 automatic movement with a 42-hour power reserve. Scratch resistant sapphire crystal. Round case shape, case size: 43 mm, case thickness: 14.45 mm. Water resistant at 30 meters / 100 feet. Functions: chronograph, date, hour, minute, second, flyback. Luxury watch style. Watch label: Swiss Made. Carl F. Bucherer Manero Flyback Chronograph Automatic Mens Watch 00.10919.08.93.01.

Information


  • Carl F. Bucherer

  • 00.10919.08.93.01

  • Men’s

  • Swiss Made


  • Automatic

  • Carl F. Bucherer Calibre CFB 1970

  • 42 hours

Case


  • 43 mm

  • 14.45 mm

  • Stainless Steel

  • Round

Dial


  • Analog

  • Bluish-Grey

  • Scratch Resistant Sapphire

  • Silver-tone

  • Tachymeter

  • Index

  • Two – 60 Second and 30 Minute

  • Fixed

Band


  • Strap

  • Louisiana Alligator Leather

  • Grey

Features


  • 30 meters / 100 feet

  • Date display at the 6 o’clock position

  • Chronograph, Date, Hour, Minute, Second, Flyback

  • Alligator Leather, Calendar, Chronograph, Flyback, Leather, Stainless Steel

Additional Info


  • Luxury Watches
  • 2 Year Jomashop Warranty

  • CFB0010919089301

  • Watches

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