In Baselworld 2015, the most fashion issue for most of luxury watch brand should be vintage design. Among there cool timepieces, Longines new dive watch to its Heritage collection 1967 is a great-looking vintage-inspired piece that, as is all the rage these days, draws inspiration from a past Longines model. But as the normal way goes, such vintage design watches are quite easy for replica industry goes.
The replica Longines Heritage Diver 1967 with its new chronograph function, carries many similar traits from the original watches, from the black opaline dial to the tachymeter scale and lop-sided “squinty” sub dial layout. Also, being a modern chronograph from a very capable brand, the replica Heritage Diver 1967 gets traditional automatic column wheel chronograph, which is exclusive to most top quality AAA Swiss automatic watches.
The replica Longines Heritage Diver 1967 also has a 42mm-wide steel case with a bordeaux aluminum bezel which has not only a dive time scale, but also a 12-hour scale that allows for a fast and easy view of another timezone. To use a 12-hour bezel you simply rotate the bezel so that the hour differential is at 12 o’clock. You can now read the 2nd timezone hour using the bezel scale.
The dial has mixed color, black with cream sub dials and accents. There is also a subtle red cross emanating from the center of the dial and a date display at 4:30 position. Legibility of the time indicator is generally good, but in some lighting, the polished main time hands can disappear against the black backdrop of the dial, despite their inclusion of a luminous segment on each hand. Being polished, all one would need to do is slightly rotate their wrist to catch some available light and reveal the hands.
And at last, the case is polished with thin and faceted lugs that really work well with the vintage aesthetic. Also, since it