The discovery of Luminor material, which was engraved on the innovation history of Panerai manufacture 70 years ago, is celebrated with its renewed norms in Watches & Wonders. The brand restructures its tritium-based luminous material produced by its “Laboratorio di Idee” according to the new-generation high resolution norms for Panerai Luminor Marina model with reference PAM01117 in order to increase readability under water. The use of the material, of which the luminosity quality is significantly developed since the 1940s, is not limited with hands on the dial in the new model. The strap stitches, the crown, the protection bridge of the crown, and its lever are also the other illuminated details of this watch structured with Super-LumiNovaTM X1, a material with enhanced readability. The sandwich-form 44 mm case is fitted with automatic P.9010 caliber which offers a power reserve of three days. As a continuation of the minimalist principles of the Luminor collection, a date indicator at 3 o’clock, and a second subdial at 9 o’clock are the sole indications on the dial of the watch.
The weight of Panerai Luminor Marina is only 100 gr., including the strap, and this lightweight of the watch, which will cause you to forget about its existence on your wrist, can only be realized with the discovery of another innovative material. The case of the design is created with a new titanium material, processed by “Direct Metal Laser Sintering” (DMLS) technique. The strap is designed with SportechTM, a rubber coating specific to Panerai, and which ensures perfect comfort under water. The manufacture’s links with maritime heritage is emphasized with water resistance of 300 meters of the model. The model offers a warranty of 70 years in order to underline the discovery of the material Luminor 70 years ago as a method of being imprinted on the memories of watch lovers. As you might guess, this model with such outstanding specifications will be produced with a limited number. The number of persons who will be carrying this model on their wrists will be limited to 270.