Rolex GMT Master II watches
When looking at the Rolex GMT Master II, you will immediately recognize the origin of this model.
A striking similarity to the Rolex GMT Master is visible. This model was introduced in 1954 and has been developed specifically for pilots. Rolex has worked closely with Pan American World Airways. You could read the home time and the current time of each time zone on this watch. The black and red bezel made it easily recognizable.
The current model of the Rolex GMT Master II watches is similar to its predecessor visually, but has been modified with additional innovations. Well-known features like the second time zone display have been optimized by Rolex.
As such, it is possible to switch to a new time zone with a quick adjustment on the Rolex GMT Master II. The new 24-hour hand easily delivers the home-time. The new GMT Master II does not require holes in the casing and bracelet. On the black dial, gold hour markers can be seen. The 24-hour bezel can be rotated in either direction and contains engraved platinum numbers.
A few details about the Rolex GMT Master II watches
The stainless steel Oyster bracelet is provided with an overlock safety clasp. As such, the clock can be opened and closed very quickly. The Easy Link system shows the attention to detail of the Rolex brand. As such, the company recognized that various factors can influence the extent of the wrist. Using the mechanism, the length of the strap can vary by up to 5mm and be customized. This provides an incredible comfort, even in stressful situations.
The diameter of the Rolex GMT Master II watches is 40mm. The watch is waterproof up to 100 meters. The stainless steel body is very robust and ensures reliability.
GMT Master II is available in exclusive limited editions. There are variation in the stainless steel / yellow gold and entirely in yellow gold.
If you are looking for a Rolex with a light dial, you'll like the model Explorer II.