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Forever Friends – Russian Paneristi Event 2015

Panerai Russia Event

When I finally decided that I wanted to buy a Panerai watch to start my luxury watch collection, I had no idea what type of community was behind it. I am one of those guy that will research till no end whenever I want to buy anything. Whether it is a new TV, Car, or a new suit, I want …

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Panerai Sponsors Lunch for Sailing Heals

Panerai Yacht Classic

With the Panerai Classic Yacht Challenge around the corner the sailing season has begun in a very touching way for the Italian based brand. The first Regatta is scheduled for April 1st in Antigua but this past Sunday Officine Panerai partnered with their U.S. Sailing charity Sailing Heals to host the first ever lunch and sail dedicated to children in Miami. The …

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Chris Pratt Wears the Panerai PAM573 at the Oscars

Chris Pratt Panerai Pam573

Ever since becoming a die hard Panerai enthusiast, I have noticed myself catching different celebrities wearing the timepiece I love so much. It’s gotten so bad that my wife has joined in on the fun spotting Panerais all over the silver screen and TV. Only a few weeks ago at the Golden Globes, Chris Pratt wore the amazing Panerai PAM576 …

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The History of the Officine Panerai Logo

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We see it all the time, the iconic “OP” Officine Panerai logo, but most of us don’t know the simple history and reasoning behind it. From the outside looking in it’s simple enough right? It’s an “O” and a “P” how much more could there be? Well according to Mario Paci who was the Former Chief Engineer of Panerai from …

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Officine Panerai SIHH 2015 – Panerai Central Live Update from Geneva

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SIHH2015 is set to start this Monday in Geneva, Switzerland and Panerai Central has the luxury of being there first hand to bring our followers Panerai’s new releases.  Panerai Central has been able to secure an up close and personal first look at the pieces so make sure you bookmark this page as we continue to add content daily. We will also …

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Officine Panerai SIHH 2015 Sneak Preview

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With SIHH2015 only a few days away Officine Panerai has released a series of videos on their website with one of them hinting at a completely new Submersible line in the works. Panerai Central will be front and center when the first bell goes off to bring you all the latest news and pictures of the latest offerings from Panerai. …

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Prototype Panerai 5218-209 Finds a New Home

panerai 5218-209

If you ask any collector, whether it is watches, cars, sports memorabilia, or even art; there is always a “GRAIL” piece. The one item that for these collectors will elude them for years until that faithful moment when all the stars align and they are able to obtain the piece that will hopefully fulfill them. A good buddy and IG friend of …

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The Forgotten Work of Panerai – Historic Wrist Instruments

Panerai Depth Gauge

It goes without saying, that Panerai’s are true “tool watches”. As the now commonly known story goes, their earliest timepieces, containing Rolex-made movements, were originally produced for divers and frogmen of the Italian Navy. In recent years, we’ve seen vintage references like the 6152/1 and 6154 command astonishing prices at auction, which has subsequently caused a shift in focus, away …

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