If time can change everything, so can this minute. When midnight comes, the Oyster Perpetual Day-Date becomes a bridge between the past and the future, symbolizing the remarkable achievements of the past and the infinite possibilities of the future. Since 1956, the replica watch has been worn by visionaries, masters and pioneers, witnessing many glorious historical moments.
The 1950s saw many major economic, political and social changes. The distance between people is getting closer, and the speed of information transmission is increasing day by day. Led by Hans Wilsdorf’s philosophy that “date and week matter”, Rolex is committed to developing a replica watch that clearly displays the day of the week and is suitable for everyday wear. The Day-Date, which came out in 1956, was called the “Führer’s Watch” of the Oyster Perpetual series, further sublimating the values of the Day-Date model when it was launched in 1945. The Day-Date type is equipped with an unprecedented innovative design. The curved window at the 12 o’clock position displays the full day of the week, with a unique design and easy identification. The Day-Date series replica watch is designed for those who need complete control over their schedule.
Day-Date In the Wearer’s Language
Although the week system is the same in all regions of the world, the display of the week varies by language. The Day-Date type uses a variety of writing systems, including Latin, Arabic, Cyrillic, Hebrew, Japanese, Chinese, and even the Geezy vowels used in the Horn of Africa to fully reflect the wearer’s cultural background.
An international and personal replica watch, the Day-Date is initially available in 25 different languages: Arabic, Basque, Catalan, Danish, Dutch, English, Ethiopian, Persian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Moroccan, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish. Later, Chinese was added in 1973, increasing to 26 languages.
Day-Date Series Replica Watch, Symbol of Personal Achievement
Over the years, the Day-Date series watch has been worn by many outstanding people who have dedicated themselves to realizing their ideals, including heads of state, entrepreneurs, athletes and artists from all walks of life. Watches are easily recognizable, especially the classic President strap, whose name and pivotal wearer make the Day-Date a veritable “President’s Watch”.
As a symbol of prestige and personal achievement, the Day-Date series replica watch has always been favored by extraordinary individuals who, with unwavering commitment, outstanding performance, outstanding quality and creative talent, have changed the world in their fields.
Rolex spokespersons who have a close relationship with the Day-Date series replica watches include golfers Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player), American skier Lindsey Vonn, Swiss tennis player Roger Federer and American filmmaker Martin Scorsese.
Features of Day-Date Series Replica Watches
• An extraordinary luxury replica watch, cast only in 18K gold or 950 platinum
• Instantaneous calendar showing date and full day of the week
• Rolex’s exclusive Superlative Chronometer certification
• Worldwide five-year warranty
• Rolex self-winding mechanical movement, Swiss Official Chronometer Certification (COSC)
• Paramagnetic blue Parachrom hairspring
• Chronergy escapement
• High-performance Paraflex cushioning
• 36 or 40 mm diameter Oyster case, water-resistant to 100 meters (330 feet)
Elegance Meets Technical Excellence
Introduced in 1956, the Day-Date series replica watch was the first in the world to be the world’s first self-winding waterproof chronometer with a curved window at 12 o’clock to display the full day of the week. It was a major technical achievement of that year.
The replica watch is only made of precious metals such as 18K gold, 18K white gold, 18K Everose gold or 950 platinum, and is matched with a classic head-type strap.
It combines the noble temperament and the eternal pursuit of excellent watchmaking craftsmanship to perfectly interpret the essence.
The three-link head-type strap is specially designed for the well-known Oyster Perpetual Day-Date model launched in 1956. It is only cast in 18K gold or 950 platinum and is an exclusive strap for the Day-Date and precious metal models .
The President-type strap features a concealed crown clasp, which opens with an articulated Rolex crown, complementing the strap’s aesthetics and functionality. The strap is embedded with ceramic components, which is more flexible and durable. The strap’s concealed lugs ensure a seamless visual connection between the strap and the case.
In 2022, the Day-Date Type 40 would be available in 950 platinum, for the first time with a triangular grooved outer ring also made of precious and rare platinum.
The cornerstone of the brand’s aesthetics is the triangular pit pattern, which initially served a practical purpose, helping to screw the bezel onto the case and ensuring the replica watch’s water resistance. With the rapid development of waterproof technology, the triangular pit pattern has gradually become a purely aesthetic design. In the past, the day-date bezel was only cast in 18K gold, and now the precious 950 platinum model is launched.
The platinum material with a charming white luster is difficult to process, especially precision machining. Rolex has developed an innovative process for this purpose, casting the outer ring of triangular pits in 950 platinum. The exquisite pitted shape and the shimmering finish are the epitome of technology.
Rolex’s Unique Craftsmanship is Designed for Noble Replica Watches
With a diameter of 36 or 40 mm, the Day-Date Oyster case is guaranteed to be water-resistant to 100 meters (330 feet) and is an example of ruggedness and elegance. The middle case is cast from a solid block of 18K gold or 950 platinum. The Rolex watchmaker uses the brand’s special tools to screw the fine groove bottom cover tightly to seal the case, so only the watchmaker authorized by Rolex can open the case to access the movement. The double-buckle winding crown has a double waterproof system and is firmly screwed to the case. The bezel is available with triangular pits or diamonds. The mirror surface is made of anti-reflective blue crystal, which is not easy to be scratched. At 3 o’clock, there is a small window convex lens to enlarge the calendar for easy reading. The waterproof Oyster case of the Day-Date type gives the best protection to the movement.
Whether in 18K yellow gold, 18K white gold or 18K Everose gold, the Day-Date gold alloys are exclusively produced at the Rolex Goldsmiths.
Because 24K pure gold is too deformable, it is not suitable for making watch components. To make it harder and more durable, pure gold must be mixed with other metals. 18K gold came into being, this noble alloy composed of 750‰ (thousandths) pure gold, watchmakers regard it as a treasure. By adding different amounts of silver, copper, platinum or palladium, different kinds of 18K gold can be extracted: yellow gold, pink gold or white gold.
The rigor of the alloy casting process affects its quality and characteristics. Therefore, smelting is very important in the production of precious metal replica watches. This is the first step in the production of the middle case, caseback, bezel and strap components for a gold watch.