Dodane: Type21 Flyback Chronograph
Contemporary Remastering of 1950’s Aviation Wonder
Aesthetically the Dodane Type 21 is strong, perfect in dimensions, it’s also technically exceptional with its Dubois-Depraz 2030/42030 movement. Noted by the French air-force for its fine precision, the modified movement has a flyback function, and as you can see ,this navigational instrument uses a combination of gleaming vintage features, notably the accurate copy of the magnificent dial has vintage SupeLumaNova C3 Luminescent features and seriously attractive case finishing. Exclusively limited in edition this legendry flyback chronograph comes supplied with its very own serial number of authenticity and certified chronometric instrument by the official observatory of time measurement of Besançon.
Known and respected worldwide for their 1950’s Type 21 flyback pilot’s watches for the Ministry of Défense, Dodane believe quality and functionality are crucial, which is why underneath the dramatic black dial lies a sensational movement that delivers time with resolution of 1/5th of a second and measures successive or single time intervals between 0 and 30 minutes thanks to its totalizer.
Guaranteeing quality, the same rich care and attention has been paid to the unidirectional rotating bezel, bidirectional winding ball-bearing central rotor and 42-hour power reserve. Further fine features include upper scratch resistant sapphire crystal and case- back protected by hardened mineral glass.
Housing 57 jewel bearings this faithful reissue is solidly forged with a brushed finished at 41.5mm * 13.7mm thickness. Further optional case finishing’s include, polished steel and intensely black Treatment PVD. Dressed in a vintage brown alligator strap this watch can be worn any time and any place. Handmade the premium strap as beautiful ridges and keeps its vintage colours and looks with its worn patina.
Delivered in custom-designed presentation case, ideal for storage and splendid gifting, this prince of tool watches is a highly respected piece of history, watchmaking tradition, and opulence to cherish.