IWC Big Pilot Replica chose this moment to unveil its latest technological advancement, a high-performance new "X1" SuperLuminova. The stealth details are brighter, more durable and look different depending on the application. For example, white lume on a blue dial will appear differently in daylight than grey on a dial that is white,Replica Watches or neon green on a dial that is black. This colorway is reminiscent of the original Luminor. Pontroue describes it as "an important part of the design" that ensures the next generation IWC Big Pilot Replica watches will "glow at night and in the deepest depths of oceans."
The PAM01117 and PAM01118 are neofuturistic products of the 21st Century thanks to a generous and new application of Super-LumiNova.
The "Year of Luminor' celebrations include more than just the upgraded X1 SuperLuminova. IWC Big Pilot Replica will also release three anniversary editions of existing pieces. The trio, which is a striking trio, has been given a specialized treatment that requires new reference numbers. They are Luminor Marina Fibratech, Luminor Marina Carbotech, and Luminor Marina Carbotech. Pontroue says that these pieces have "a heavy emphasis on luminescent detail" which can be seen in the dial, the flanges, the crown, the bezel rings, and the straps where lumed accent stitches are sewn. Each of these models is limited to 270 pieces. All models come with a 70-year guarantee, a nice way to mark the occasion.
This year, another Luminor Marina is added to the collection (PAM01313). The dial has a satine soleil finish with sunrays and is paired up with an alligator or rubber strap in corresponding colors. The PAM01314, a sister piece, is also available. This one is the star of the collection. For the first time, IWC Big Pilot Replica has a white dial in a sandwich style, which intensifies the luminescence. Calibre P.9010 is the movement that powers both watches. It's a sleek automatic movement,zenith replica designed and manufactured in Neuchatel. The hour hand is adjustable in steps of one hour forward or backward, and the date can also be adjusted simultaneously.