Zenith Captain Dual Time is a classic Ultra-thin automatic watch with second time zone indicator dedicated for travelers. In 1955, ZENITH presented a multi-time-zone watch intended for air pilots; this model was inspired by ZENITH’S aerial navigation instruments that had been integrated into the dashboards of cockpits since 1920.
The Captain Dual Time model is equipped with a GMT hand with a different design, with a blue pointer that ensures optimal readability.
This hand is set using a push-piece a 10 o’clock. This mechanism makes it possible to adjust the second time zone with a simple gesture, without risking the deregulation of the time on the watch.
The Captain Dual Time is available in two versions with a silver or black “Clou de Paris” guilloché dial, in a steel case, with a metal bracelet or alligator-skin strap.
Model: Zenith Captain Dual Time
Elite 682, Automatic
Caliber: 11 ½ “` (Diameter: 25.60 mm)
Height: 3.935 mm
Frequency: 28,800 V/h – (4 Hz)
Regulator assembly with fine adjustment
Power reserve of over 50 hours
Automatic winding in both directions
Instant date change
Rapid date reset
Stop-seconds system for setting the time to the nearest second
Circular-graining on plates
“Côtes de Genève” or circular-graining and chamfering on the bridges
Strokes drawn on the hammers, levers and conveyors
Central rotor on ball bearings
Metal oscillating weight with guilloche work in a “Côtes de Genève” motif and – revelation of the ZENITH star through skeleton work
Central hours and minutes
Small seconds at 9 o’clock
Second time zone indicator on 24h
Date indicator at 6 o’clock
Diameter: 40 mm
Crystal: Sapphire glass treated with antireflection on both sides
Case back: Transparent sapphire glass
Water resistance: 5 ATM / 50 meters
Available in steel with silver or black guilloché dial on a brown or black alligator-skin strap, or metal bracelet