Longines Reissue Series 1940 And 1942 Models Are Newly Listed

Longines has launched a variety of new models this year to celebrate its 180th anniversary. Founded in 1832 in the small town of Saint-Imier, Switzerland, this well-known Swiss watch factory has always been full of elegance. The Longines Heritage 1940 and Longines Heritage 1942 models show the brand’s outstanding history, which can be said to be the perfect product to commemorate this anniversary and expand the Longines Heritage Collection. The unique shape of the case makes these models stand out.
Longines Heritage 1940
    This contemporary watch is based on the models of the 1940s, and follows its core design lines. For example, the design of Longines models in the past, the towering bezel is impressive. The Longines Heritage 1940 watch is immediately noticeable with its smooth lines and contours. The round stainless steel case with a diameter of 38.50 mm is equipped with a L615 automatic mechanical movement. The lacquered dial is available in white or black and features a rail-type minute ring and 11 Arabic numerals. White dial with blued-steel hands and black version with rhodium-plated hands. The small seconds at 6 o’clock and the date window complete the Longines Heritage 1940 watch on a black alligator strap. Technical specifications
Model L2.767.4.13 / 53.2
Movement Automatic mechanical movement
        Calibre L615.3 (ETA 2895/2)
        11½ cents, 27 gems, 28,800 vibrations per hour
        42-hour power reserve
Function Hour, minute, second, date
Case Round stainless steel, Ø 38,50 mm
  Transparent sapphire crystal chassis
Dial L2.767.4.13.2
  White, 11 black Arabic numerals
     L2.767.4.53.2
  Black with 11 white Arabic numerals
  6 o’clock date window
  6 o’clock small seconds dial
Hands Blue steel or rhodium-plated
Water-resistant to 30 meters
Mirror anti-reflective coating sapphire crystal
Strap Black alligator leather with buckle
MSRP NTD 55,700
Longines Replica Collection Heritage 1942
The Longines Heritage 1942 is inspired by a watch with a 13ZN movement, released in the 1942s. This new timepiece has a 40 mm diameter case and is equipped with a L688 column-wheel chronograph movement designed exclusively for Longines. The round buttons blend perfectly with the unique shape of the case, and are reminiscent of Longines’ very popular chronographs. The lacquered dial is available in white and black. Nine Arabic numerals contrast the dial, the track-type minute ring, and the scale of the edge rangefinder. Whether it is a white dial with blue steel hands or a black dial with rhodium-plated hands, they are perfectly integrated with the elegant retro atmosphere of the dial. The Longines Heritage 1942 comes with a black alligator strap. Technical specifications
Model L2.768.4.13 / 53.x
Movement Column Chronograph Mechanism Automatic Mechanical Movement
        Calibre L688.2 (ETA A08.L01)
        13¼ francs, 27 gems, 28,800 vibrations per hour
        54-hour power reserve
Function Hour, minute, second, date
Stopwatch
Central seconds
3 o’clock, 30-minute hands
12 o’clock at 6 o’clock
Case Round stainless steel, Ø 40 mm
        Transparent sapphire crystal chassis
Dial L2.768.4.13.x
  White, 9 black Arabic numerals
  L2.768.4.53.x
  Black with 9 white Arabic numerals
  Dial edge rangefinder scale
  9 o’clock small seconds counter
  6 o’clock date window
30 minutes counter at 3 o’clock
12 o’clock at 6 o’clock
Hands Blue steel or rhodium-plated
Water-resistant to 30 meters
Mirror anti-reflective coating sapphire crystal
Strap Black alligator leather with buckle
Recommended price NTD 90,300