To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Swiss watch logging into the space, Tag Heuer launched the Limited edition Carrera Calibre 1887 Space X Chronograph. Space X will carry forward the fine tradition of “mercury program”, the 2012 version of the tag heuer Carrera Space X watch also received the same idea, inheriting the spirit of the John Glenn Tag Heuer second chronograph with fashionable and elegant design. 2012 version of the tag heuer Carrera Space X watch recreated the classic Carrera watchcase, and extended the diameter to 43 mm, and used the stainless steel watch cover, whose surface dealt with polishing treatment, with watch bezel, crown, and time button on it. Unique silver dial faithfully recreated the design of Tag Heuer 2915A, and there is a triangle time scale at the position of 12 o ‘clock and 6 o ‘clock position. The Arabic numeral font is the same with the stopwatch worn by John Glenn. In addition, the shape of the pointer is coincide with the original design.
The word “1962-2012” at 9 o ‘clock position will combine the past and the future Space travel together, with the second stage task of the Space X falcon 9 and the pattern of the Dragon spacecraft orbiting the earth in low earth orbit under the word “1962-2012”. Back of the watch dial there engraved with tag heuer logo, as well as the word of “First Swiss Watch in Space”. swiss replica rolex Carrera Calibre 1887 Space X Chronograph is matching with the specially designed dark brown retro leather strap of the ’60 s to show the unique style of the Tag Heuer Carrera Calibre 1887 SpaceX.
The Carrera of the limited edition is carrying with the Tag Heuer Calibre 1887 homemade movement. And the special version is relying on it to drive. It is a great movement featuring exquisite craft.