Replica IWC has always been known for its highly recognizable pilot timepieces. The brand draws inspiration from the original Mark XI to launch the Mark series, which is highly sought after by watch fans around the world. Today, Replica IWC presents the new Mark Twenty watch. The new watch is evolved from the Mark XVIII, with a diameter of 40 mm. It is equipped with a self-made movement. The specifications of the case and the design of the dial have been improved and upgraded. It is available in black (model: IW328201) and blue (model: IW328203). styles.
The new watch is made of stainless steel, which is strong and corrosion-resistant. The brushed case features a polished bezel, a double-sided anti-reflective sapphire crystal, a screw-down crown and a closed caseback engraved with an airplane pattern. Compared with the Mark XVIII, the case of the new watch has two main improvements: one is that the thickness has been reduced from 11 mm to 10.8 mm, but it is still equipped with a soft iron inner case that protects the movement from magnetic fields; the second is waterproof Performance increased from 60 meters to 100 meters.
Mark 18 (left); Mark 20 (right)
The dial is available in matte black or sunburst blue with white markers for contrast and legibility. Compared with the Mark XVIII, the dial design of the new watch has undergone several adjustments. First, the date window is changed from white characters on a black background to black characters on a white background, and the relative position is shifted to the right. Second, the words “MARK XVIII” (Mark 18) above the 6 o’clock position were changed to “MARK XX” (Mark 20). Third, the “IWC” at 12 o’clock moves up, closer to the classic triangle mark. In addition, the Arabic numerals move closer to the center of the dial, which is more visually cohesive. At the same time, the hour markers at 3, 6, 9, and 12 o’clock have also changed from “thick square” to rectangular, and the hand finish has changed from matte to rhodium-plated. Overall, although the size of the dial itself has not changed, it gives a new and subtle look and feel.
The new watch is equipped with the Replica IWC-manufactured 32111 automatic movement, which is assembled from 164 parts, including 21 jewels, and has a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour (4 Hz), which can provide a power reserve of up to 120 hours, and Beautifully decorated with Côtes de Genève and fish scales.
Replica IWC’s new Mark 20 40 mm in-house movement watch is available on a black calfskin strap with pin buckle or a blue calfskin strap. With the EasX-CHANGE® strap quick-change system, straps can be easily changed without any tools. It is reported that the price of the new watch is 5,250 US dollars, which is equivalent to about 35,500 yuan.