Possessing the clear, functional style of IWC’s first-generation pilot’s replica watches, the original 3705 was a good looking watch. And it’s also an upgrade with the new case material as well as the in-house movement, which enhances the appeal.
It’s made of Ceratanium, as are the chronograph pushers and buckle. Ceratanium is actually a composite of titanium and ceramic. It’s produced via powder metallurgy, which can be summarised as mixing powdered forms of titanium and ceramic and then sintering the mix in a special oven at high temperature and pressure.
That similarity continues on the Cheap IWC Replica dial, which sticks to the broad strokes of the original, but with different proportions given the larger case and new movement.
Compared to the original, the Tribute to 3705 has larger registers and a slightly different marker at 12 o’clock. And while the hands retain the shape of the original, the hour hand is disproportionately shorter.
Inside the cal. 69380, a movement IWC Pilot’sFake Watches developed to replace the Valjoux 7750. Though both have a similar chronograph layout, they are clearly different: the 7750 has its constant seconds at nine, while the cal. 69380 has the seconds at six.
It also has a pawl-based automatic winding system similar to IWC’s signature Pellaton winding mechanism.
The overall design of the Cheap IWC Mark XVIII Replicamakes it a very versatile piece. We stand with our words by calling it a modern classic. It’s simple and it doesn’t stand out much. It’s a completely understated watch that doesn’t take away from its wearer. It’s also comfortable and particularly easy to wear despite its size. The brushed detail also gives it a solid look.
The Mark XVIII easily gives off a classy vibe when worn. It’s an effortless choice of timepiece that anyone can put on. At 40mm, it’s a tad smaller than the Luxury IWC Fake Watch. The big difference between the two lies in the dial design.
The lume on this timepiece also proves to be decent. It’s not overbearing or even underwhelming. It provides just the perfect lume for dimly lit places.
The Cheap IWC Replicawatch’s comfort also lies in the fact that it has a nice grip on its leather strap. The calfskin leather feels as high quality as it is, a Santoni strap that features an orange lining. This subtle touch is a bit devoid of the watch’s overall appeal.It’s something you’d either love or basically just choose to accept. But this flash of colour is not something you can just go on without noticing. It’s still orange after all.
Given that it’s a leather strap, you may expect a stiff texture at first. But as worn regularly, it gets more flexible and comfortable. Next thing you know, it’s just like a part of you. This kind of strap with this kind of design makes it a good choice for a dress watch more than a sports watch. Perhaps, this is one of the reasons why it’s such a popular timepiece. It’s a casual sport watch that you can take from a workday then straight to a weekend getaway.
TheIWC Fake Watch’s 35111 Calibre takes from the Sellita SW300-1 movement. It is, however, not a manufacture movement.This ETA base movement beats a standard 4 Hz with 42 hours of power reserve. As usual, it’s protected from magnetic fields by the soft-iron inner case.
The Mark XII has just been refurbished, and now it is the pilot’s turn to chronograph as a reissue of the original online Replica Watches. The biggest difference is the size, which is now 43 mm, compared to 39 mm before.
The design of the dial is almost identical until the date is displayed. Unlike the current Pilot Fake watch series, the reissued watch comes with a baton, slim fonts, and a quarter-second trajectory to measure a short time-just like the original model.
The remake is powered by the same movement. 79320, still based on the reliable Valjoux7750. But because the case has been enlarged and the diameter of the movement remains the same, the ratio of the dial is significantly different from ref. 3706.
Like all IWC pilots’ Replicapast and present watches, the movement is protected by a soft iron antimagnetic inner cage.