Frequently Asked Question
The most common questions about Panerai Luminor Base 8 Days
Why is Panerai 8 days?In case you're not up on Panerai history, the use of an 8 day movement with small seconds is an homage to that history; Panerai used 8-day movements by Angelus in some of its earliest watches (along with Rolex movements based on Cortebert ebauches).Sep 8, 2015
Will Panerai hold its value?Panerai is a great watch to invest in, but there is a brand with a better return on investment. ... While this demand is partially responsible for these watches ability to retain their value throughout the years, it also makes it easier to line up prospective buyers should the time come to sell the watch.Mar 16, 2017
How many times should I wind Panerai?Q When, how often, and how much should I wind my manual - wind Panerai? Is it possible to overwind it? A To ensure reasonable accuracy a manual wind movement should be kepy relatively fully wound. It may have a power reserve of over 40 hours, but winding every 24 will ensure good time-keeping.
What is Panerai base logo?Panerai's trademarked crown guard is an emblematic design element of the Luminor range. ... The previous version of the Panerai Base Logo relied on the OP 1 Caliber, which was in fact an ETA 6497-1 hand-wound caliber modified to have a faster rate of 21,600 vph versus the standard 18,000 vph of the Caliber 6497.Mar 6, 2018
What is sandwich dial Panerai?Panerai Sandwich Dials As its name suggests, sandwich dials utilize a layering technique. ... Essentially, a Panerai sandwich dial includes two separate disks where the bottom layer holds the luminescent material in recessed indexes while the top layer has index cut-outs to allow the luminescence to shine through.Mar 31, 2019