TAG Heuer CARRERA Calibre 1887 Chronograph “Racing” (43mm)

The Carrera Calibre 1887 Racing Chronograph is an authentic racing timepiece with serious design flair. New detailing include a sandblasted black titanium case, ceramic bezel with tachymetre scale, re-engineered black folding clasp for the high-tech “soft-touch” alligator strap. The caseback, now in smoked sapphire, offers full viewing of the impressive Calibre 1887. The counter-inspired numerals are in hand-applied black gold, as is the date window.

Technical details
TAG Heuer Calibre 1887
Manufacture movement
Automatic Chronograph

Black with 3 counters:
– chronograph minute at 12 o’clock
– chronograph hour at 6 o’clock
– running second at 9 o’clock
Hand-applied black gold* arabic numerals
Polished black gold* hour and minute hands with luminescent markers
Red chronographs hands
Polished black gold* running second hand
Hand-applied TAG Heuer logo
“CARRERA – Cal. 1887” lettering on the dial
Hand-applied black gold* date window at 3 o’clock

Case diameter: 43mm
Sandblasted Titanium Grad 2 case with black titanium carbide coating
Scratch-resistant curved sapphire crystal with double anti-reflective treatment
Ceramic bezel with tachymeter scale
Scratch resistant smoked sapphire caseback
Water resistance: 100 m

Hi-tech soft touch black alligator strap with red stitching and lining
Titanium Grade 2 Folding Clasp with safety push buttons

October 2013

* black gold is the name of plating bath. It doesn’t means that they are gold.

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