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Panerai PAM850 Year of the Monkey Luminor Sealand

Panerai PAM850 Sealand

Keeping up with the previous special edition Luminor Sealand models, Officine Panerai has released the new PAM850 44mm Luminor 1950 Year of the Monkey Sealand. The PAM850 is a special edition of 99 pieces that is part of the Chinese Zodiac series. The new Sealand is number 8 in the exclusive series that was started in 2009 with the year …

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Panerai Strap Review – Kyros Handmade Project 74

Kyros 74 Strap Panerai

Introduction If you are a fan of Panerai history and love the vintage look that they possess, then you are also most likely draw into the many different straps that are available for these beautiful watches. One particular segment of the strap market is based solely around using vintage leathers or even distressing the leather to give it an artificial …

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Panerai SIHH 2016 End of Show Review

Panerai Central

Another year and another SIHH in the books  for Panerai Central. We had the luxury of being on hand again in Geneva to see the new novelties in person from Officine Panerai. With all the press releases and articles we put out on the new novelties here on Panerai Central,  I always like to take a moment after the show …

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SIHH 2016 – Panerai PAM662 Radiomir 1940 Special Edition

Panerai PAM662 Featured

With the increased popularity of Officine Panerai timepieces in the late 90’s into present day, Panerai enthusiasts love to see watches that pay homage to the original DNA that made the watch what it is today. The roots of where this brand came from is what intrigued me from the start and it’s what fuels a lot of fans even …

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SIHH 2016 – Panerai PAM786 Luminor 8 Days Box Set

PAM786

In 2014, Officine Panerai released the Panerai PAM785 boxed set which became an instant hit amongst Panerai enthusiasts for it’s roots back to some earlier pieces in the brands early stages. It featured a black seal model as well as a white dialed daylight model. Two years later they have put together another boxed set, the PAM786, featuring two watches inspired …

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SIHH 2016 – Panerai PAM627 & PAM628 Radiomir 1940

Panerai PAM628 Featured

If you haven’t noticed there is a heavy dose of 1940’s case variations at SIHH 2016 in Geneva. Holding serve with the other models that have been released there are four new Radiomir 1940 Automatics being introduced. I have decided to group them in pairs of two based on the type of dial they come with. The first two I …

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SIHH 2016 – Panerai PAM578 Tourbillon Titanio Lo Scienziato

Panerai PAM578 Featured

With so much technical terminology that is used within the watch industry there is one word that always gets the horology juices flowing, Tourbillon. With an attempt to get all of the Panerai lovers talking, Officine Panerai has just released the Panerai PAM578 Lo Scienziato Luminor 1950 Tourbillon GMT Titanio (Titanium) at SIHH 2016 in Geneva. The PAM578 now joins …

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The Watch & The War – The Story of a Rare Panerai Ref. 3646

Panerai 3464 Type C

The other day I was doing some typical web surfing and I stumbled upon an interesting Panerai video. Of course being the Panerai nut that I am,  I had to take a few minutes to watch it and see what this was all about. I have watched countless hours of reviews on every piece in the Panerai collection, but this …

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Panerai PAM629 Luminor Titanio DLC – New Release

Panerai PAM629

The Watches and Wonders show in Hong Kong this year has been an interesting one for Officine Panerai. They have released a number of new models that are being met with all kinds of fan fare. One of the first to catch my eye is the Panerai PAM629 Luminor 1950’s Titanio DLC with the California Dial.   If you know …

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