As the leader in ceramic watches, the Rado brand launched the “Captain Cook” retro diving watch last year. Its prototype is the 1960s watch “Captain Cook”. Recently in this year, Rado has released a new version – Tradition Captain Cook MKIII Automatic Diving watch 764.6030.3.117, the new model still maintains the basic appearance of the old Captain Cook, however, it has made some modern adjustments, such as the use of titanium alloy, case diameter and the addition of a new strap. You must want to know the detailed data, and I’m glad to tell you that the case is made of grade 5 titanium and finished with matte sandblasting, 46.8 mm in diameter, it is generous in size and light in texture.
The black dial is decorated with a sunburst pattern, the markers and hour &minute hands are coated with fluorescent material to ensure clear identification even in dark environments. The dial, hands and rotating inner bezel are with yellow ornamentation, leaving people a deep impression since it has a distinctive touch. Equipped with ETA C07.621 self-winding movement, it has hour, minute, day and date (3 o’clock position) displays and its power reserve is is up to 80 hours.
Compared to the old Captain Cook watch, the new Tradition Captain Cook MKIII has no similarities in appearance, but both are designed for diving, but the former was inspired by 1970 while the latter is a classic reappearance of the 1960s.
If you like a watch with retro style, and you are a dive enthusiast, this Rado Tradition Captain Cook MKIII Men’s Automatic Diving Wristwatch 764.6030.3.117 will be your first option. At the same time, it also can be considered the best present for your friend or as personal investment. This is the specific information about it, just have a look together.
Rado Tradition Captain Cook MKIII Men’s Automatic Diving Wristwatch 764.6030.3.117
Dimension: 46.8mm x 48.3mm
Case Material: Sandblasted Grade 5 Titanium
Color: Sunburst Black Dial with White and Yellow Accents
Time Scale: Inlaid with Sticks
Fluorescence: Pointers and Markers
Waterproof: 220 Meters
Bracelet: Black Fabric Strap with Grey Stitching
Clasp: Stainless Steel Folding Buckle
Rotate the Inner Bezel and Operate Through the Button at 2 O’clock
Movement: Automatic ETA C07.621 Movement
Function: Hour, Minute, Second, Week, Date
Power Reserve: 80 Hours
Frequency: 3 Hz (21,600 Times / Hour)
Number of Stones: 25
Based on ETA 2836-2, but with Longer Power Reserve
Price: 2,550 USD
Time to market: October 2018