Panerai Watches History

Panerai Watches company was set up by Giovanni Panerai and was previously known as G Panerai & Company. It has a long entrenched reputation for making diving watches of exceptional quality. Its famed products include the Radiomir and Luminor tickers. The timepieces are hand-wound mechanical with the Panerai OP XI calibre with swan's neck regulator. These watches have power reserve 56 hours, which is quite amazing for hand-wound watches. The sleek look of these timepieces comes from the stainless steel and titanium used for the case and bezel. The anti-reflective coating makes it even more desirous among the luxury watch collectors. These exquisite works art are water-resistant to 300 meters and the amazing feature about these timeless pieces is that the backside is made of see-through sapphire crystal. The chronograph mechanism is present in both Radiomir and Marina models.