empressissi™ is pleased to offer this fantastic BUCHERER Swiss top class automatic chronograph watch for men with a Lemania 5100 variant. The Lemania 5100 automatic chronograph movement was introduced in 1978, and has developed somewhat of a cult following among chronograficionados. The calibre 5100/5012 is distinguished by the minutes chronograph register being a separate center mounted arrow-tipped hand, rather than a subregister. The calibre 5100 has been used by many chronograph manufacturers, among them Omega, Sinn, Bell & Ross, Fortis, Kobold, Tutima, and Orfina Porsche Design. This is a robust and elegant watch with various mechanical complications and is ready to wear or add to your collection.
This watch houses a quality Lemania made full rotor automatic caliber 5012, running on 17 jewels and features sweep seconds, two pusher chronograph with 12-hour counter, 24-hours sub dial, day and date - both with quickset by crown position and hack for maximal accuracy. The movement is cased in a large stainless steel case. The bezel is finished in satin finish similar to Titanium and has gold plated markers, it is rotating in counter-clockwise direction. The crown, crystal and pushers are in yellow tone and function properly.
The dial of this watch is all original in mint condition, white with golden chapter rings for the sub dials and original set of hands.
This large and impressive Bucherer watch measures 38mm side to side (excluding crown) and 44mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a standard length brand new, 20mm wide quality SP genuine leather band in black tone with anti-allergic buckle in white tone.