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NORQAIN Independence Skeleton DLC 42mm - Stainless Steel Bracelet

NORQAIN Independence Skeleton DLC 42mm - Stainless Steel Bracelet

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Description

The Independence family is inspired by the courage it takes to do the unexpected. NORQAIN's passion ticks inside every one of its exclusive and innovative Independence timepieces' the new skeletonised model is no exception. These watches are designed for the explorer who feels most at home in the "my life, my way" ethos while confidently pursuing their passion.


A sign of NORQAIN's watchmaking craftsmanship, this DLC model's skeletonised structure is based on the architecture principles of beam construction: each support point is held by at least two arms. The indexes as well as the red gold plated hour, minute and seconds hands are filled with X1 Superluminova, which is 60% stronger than standard Superluminova. Wearers and admirers can enjoy a stunning view of the robust and shock-resistant movement through the sapphire glass on both sides of the DLC-coated case. An integrated steel bracelet with on-the-fly micro-adjustment or an integrated animal cruelty-free rubber strap complete this striking watch.

Case

  • 316L stainless steel case body with DLC coating
  • Diameter: 42mm
  • Thickness: 11.80mm
  • Width between lugs: 22mm
  • Lug to lug: 48.75mm
  • Water resistance: 100m
  • Double anti-reflective, scratch-proof, flat sapphire glass on top
  • Open case back with scratch-proof flat sapphire glass
  • Screw-down crown with NORQAIN logo
  • Engraved 316L stainless steel DLC coated NORQAIN plate on the left side of the case

Movement

  • NORQAIN calibre NN08S (SW200-1 S)
  • Mechanical automatic skeleton movement
  • Chronometer certified (COSC)
  • 26 rubies
  • Personalised NORQAIN oscillating weight
  • 41 hours power reserve
  • Balance frequency: 28’800 vibrations per hour (4Hz)
Dial & Hands
  • Openworked black dial
  • Diamond-cut faceted indexes, red gold plated, filled with white X1 Superluminova
  • Diamond-cut faceted hour and minute hands, red gold plated, filled with white X1 Superluminova
  • Diamond-cut flat second hand, red gold plated, red tip filled with white X1 Superluminova

Straps

  • Integrated 316L stainless steel bracelet with DLC coating folding clasp with pushers and "on the fly" micro adjustment
  • Integrated black rubber strap with "Milanese pattern" stainless steel pin buckle with DLC coating

Specifications

Brand: Norqain

Condition: New

Case Size: 42mm

Case Material: Other

Dial Colour: Other

Colour: Other

Movement: Automatic

Water Resistance: 100m

Power Reserve (hrs): 41

Glass: Sapphire

Strap: Bracelet

Strap Colour: Silver

Lug Width (mm): 22

Style / Type: Sport

Shipping

Your Norqain watch will be shipped worldwide directly from Switzerland to your preferred address. Delivery times are expected to be 2-4 days.

Returns & Exchanges

Your watch can be returned 14 days after purchase for any reason for a full refund. Return requests can be initiated through the self-serve form at the bottom of our Refunds and Exchanges page. Once your request is received, our team will contact you to arrange the return of your watch.Returned items must be unused and in their original packaging. We reserve the right to refuse a return if the product(s) show signs of wear.

Warranty

Every NORQAIN watch comes with an international manufacturer’s warranty of four years for the Manufacture Calibres and two years for the ETA and Sellita movements.

The warranty can be extended to five years for the Manufacturer Calibres and three years for the ETA and Seillita movements by joining the NORQAINER Club at www.norqain.com/norqainer-club.

For any warranty extension, this must be completed within one month of the date of purchase.

The following events are not covered by NORQAIN’s warranty policy:

- Damage caused by external influences, natural disasters, accidents (blows, shocks, etc.)
- Theft, loss, etc.
- Damage due to incorrect handling or incorrect use of the watch
- Wear due to normal use and aging of the watch
- Damage caused by tampering with the watch by a retailer, distributor, or service centre not authorised to service NORQAIN
- If there is no International Manufacturer’s Warranty or the activation code has not been activated.

Customer Service

If you have any questions or customer service enquiries relating to your new Norqain watch purchased through Time+Tide please contact our Customer Service team at sales@timeandtidewatches.com.au or via +61 3 4422 2044.

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