Limited Edition Watch Series:Hamilton Intra-matic 68 Autochrono Replica

Hamilton men's replica jumps in the bandwagon of the vintage inspired chronographs, with Tudor, Tag Heuer, Omega Speedy Tuesday and more. The Heuer Autavia is the most recent hype, admist a grand slew of other three hand vintage inspired timepieces. Recall the Grand Seiko 1960 remakes, and more…

The replica watch is sized at 42 mm, cased in stainless steel and is pretty thick. It comes complete with a closed caseback with a circular H monogramming fashion. Similarly styled to the original, it takes on design cues from the 60s, with tapered lugs and pump pushers. The crown is embossed with the old-school H insignia, also seen on the dial.

The replica watch is fit with a domed sapphire crystal instead of a raised one, which many brands are using for the plexi glass effect. Perhaps due to the already super thick (relatively speaking) case profile, adding a raised dome crystal will add to unnecessary heft. Although, having plexi glass on a slim vintage chronograph, preferably manual winding, with column wheel actuation, is the real reason for living isn’t it?

The dial looks great. Well designed, accurately replicated font in the spirit of the original, with a nice reverse panda configuration. Though having seen the Longines Heritage monopusher collections over the last couple of years, competing against that high benchmark will not come easy. The layout is as expected of a bicompax configuration, well balanced, and traditional. The hour and minutes hands are finely polished and well contrasted with the white seconds hand Best Swiss Replica Watches Online

The caseback says, “Hey look, this is a Hamilton!”. Just in case you misread, here’s a thousand Hs. Perhaps too comical, and in an unfortunate or fortunate association with another H brand, one remembers a more flamboyant and flashy brand association rather than a portrayal of class or subtlety. Even if not for subtlety, some tool replica watch inspiration would say no to giant Hs or Is. Though some reviews have said, it was a good thing to hide the modified 7750 instead of a see-through caseback, one could only wish that the caseback was designed as tastefully as the dial side was. For instance, a snap on brushed steel caseback, with just the numbering, x/1968. How classy that would look… But that’s just an opinion.