At this year’s Basel watch exhibition, Tudor launched the Black Bay P01 (BlackBayP01) watch. Its design inspiration was from the late 1960s. And a specially developed legendary watch-Tudor Biwan P01, now Tudor will open a little-known page in its magnificent history.
Cool and charming
As soon as this watch appeared this year, it caused a lot of discussion among table friends. After all, the design of this Tudor Biwan P01 watch is really ‘weird’. It is different from the traditional watch in appearance and can be said to be full of personality. Meaning, commonly known as ‘the more attractive the more you look.’
The watch inherits the elemental design of the original prototype watch. The case is made of stainless steel. The whole is processed by a matte process to give it a rich matte effect.
Articulated end link system
12 o’clock position joint
6 o’clock fixed joint
The articulated end link system used in previous prototype watches is the core of the 1968 patented technology. This patent includes a locking and dismounting system for the bezel, which makes the maintenance of the watch easier. The new Tudor Biwan P01 watch has a movable joint at 12 o’clock. After the joint is opened, the two-way rotating bezel is turned. After closing, the bezel can be locked to slide. Unlike the original, the new watch is fixed at 6 o’clock. Design, while the original is controllable on both ends.
The design of the side crown is also very clever. The stainless steel screw-in winding crown is located at 4 o’clock, and the embossed Tudor logo is engraved above the crown.
The Tudor Biwan P01 watch has a dome-shaped matte black dial. The other elements on the dial still inherit the classic Biwan elements: the classic ‘snowflake’ hands, the hour markers coated with luminous materials, etc. Showed the legendary ‘watch’ students of the new Tudor P01.
Tudor specially developed a strap for the Biwan P01 watch, which uses rubber as the main material and is engraved with a ‘snowflake’ pattern on the back and decorated with brown leather trim. The watch uses removable frosted steel ear caps to connect the strap to the case , Showing its unique taste.
The hermetically sealed case back enhances the watch’s water resistance, with a water-resistant depth of 200 meters. The watch is equipped with the original Tudor movement MT56112, which has been certified by the Swiss Official Astronomical Observatory (COSC). It has the functions of hours, minutes, seconds and calendar. The hollow automatic oscillating weight is processed by frosting, decorated with sandblasted details and fine-tuned inertia. Both sides of the wheel are fixed by a sturdy horizontal splint and equipped with a non-magnetic silicon hairspring with a power reserve of up to 70 hours.
Tudor new Biwan P01 watch
Summary: This Tudor Biwan P01 watch with infinite charm is highly recognizable and full of personality. It is the first choice for those who pursue fashion trends. The physical wear of the watch is more handsome and cool. Friends may wish to pay more attention to it! (Photo / text watch home Gu Yu)