FORTIS B-42 STRATOLINER CHRONOGRAPH Steel PVD Black/ Rose Gold Limited Edition

Launched in 2012 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of FORTIS, this B-42 STRATOLINER CHRONOGRAPH in Steel PVD black/ rose gold was produced in a limited edition of 100 pieces. Equipped with Swiss made ETA 7750 movement, this timepiece displays chronograph functions with tachymeter and day/date indication in addition to normal timekeeping functions.

The Steel PVD black/ rose gold, polished, three-part case measuring 42 mm is fixed with a rose gold bezel featuring tachymeter scale. Crown and chronograph pushers are crafted in 18 carat rose gold. The Bi-colour black matt/5N rose gold dial features flange with 25/100 and hour/minute indication, and the Arabic numerals, indices and hour/minute hands are embossed with Superluminova white for high legibility during poor light conditions.

The triangle at 3’o clock illustrates the direction of rotating the crown for quick adjustment. When it comes to chronograph section, the 30-minute counter is positioned at 12’ o clock and 12-hour counter is at 6’o clock. The Chronograph counters – 30-minute counter & 12-hour counter – are in rose gold and feature black matte hands. A golden central hand looks after chronograph 60 seconds function. The small seconds counter in black shade at 9’o clock has golden Arabic numerals, indices and hand. The Day window is positioned at 9’o clock just right side of small seconds dial and the date indication is at 3’o clock.

Technical details
Model : B-42 STRATOLINER CHRONOGRAPH Steel PVD Black/ Rose Gold Limited Edition
Reference: 665.13.19
Case No.  665.13.141
665.13.19 LC 0: Croco strap black with steel buckle
665.13.19: Caoutchouc strap black with folding clasp PVD black
Option: Folding clasp PVD black with FORTIS logo for leather strap

Movement
Automatic Swiss Movement 7750, 13 ¼ ”’, 25 jewels
28,800 semi-vibrations per hour
Fine timing device and Incabloc shock absorber

Functions
Chronograph, hour, minute, permanent small second
Centre-stop-second, tachymeter, 30 minute counter at pos. 12 h
12 hour counter at pos. 6 h, Day / Date indication

Case 
Steel PVD black/ rose gold, polished, three-parts, 42 mm case diameter, pusher protection
Fix bezel: 5N rose gold with tachymeter scale
Sapphire crystal anti-reflective on both sides
Crown: solid rose gold polished with FORTIS logo
Pushers: solid rose gold with pusher protection 18 kt
Screw-down glass case back, individually numbered (xxxx/2012)
Water-resistant 200m / 20 bar

Dial/Hands
Bi-colour black matt/5N rose gold
Flange with 25/100 and hour/minute indication
Triangle at pos. 3 h illustrating the direction of rotating the crown for quick adjustment
Arabic numerals, indices and hour/minute hands with Superluminova white
30-minute counter at pos. 12 h
12-hour counter at pos. 6 h, Chronograph function hands black matte
Permanent small second hand at pos. 9 h in 5N rosegold
Day indication at pos 9 h, date indication at pos. 3 h

Attachment
Croco strap black padded, fitted to the case

Packaging
Leather box, pouch with FORTIS logo
Instruction manual, international warranty card
Certificate of limitation

Special Features
Limited Edition 100 pieces
Crown and pushers solid rose gold 18 kt
Anti-reflective coating with blue-violet tonality
Rotor rose gold-plated with FORTIS logo black
Classic chronograph with tachymetre function
Both sporty and elegant due to the bicolour optic
High functionality and clear design

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