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Cheap IWC Replica Mark XVIII

The IWC Mark XVIII is a piece that shares many similarities with other references within the Mark series since the 1993 re-release. With a 40-mm steel case, the automatic IWC Caliber 30110 movement, and an engraved homage caseback, this timepiece was developed by Cheap IWC Replica to be a durable, reliable, entry-level model to the larger Pilot’s watch collection.

On the dial, you’ll again notice how this was carried out, with large Arabic numerals, a visible minute ring, a plain date window at the 3 o’clock mark, and the hallmark of any classical pilots’ watch, the triangle with two dots at the 12 o’clock position. Other features to notice are the large hour and minute hands that decisively indicate the time, an IWC Replica Watches -favored soft-iron inner case to protect the movement from magnetic fields, and the option for either a black or white dial, and for a leather strap or metal bracelet.

With the vintage models, the purpose for utilitarian durability and readability is clearly seen in the steel case and contrasting black and white dial. But outside of the inspiration for the design, the vintage and modern pieces look almost completely different: the cases are thicker and larger in the modern watch and have contemporary finishing; the modern dial features are all larger and more visible; and the movement is an ETA-based automatic workhorse rather than the manually wound 3 found in many vintage Cheap Swiss IWC Replica Watches developed by the brand.

Throughout the life of the modern Mark series, the general case shape has remained the same, as have the dial features. The only distinct differences between the Mark XVIII and its contemporary predecessors are the 40-mm case and its arrangement of dial features. These High Quality IWC Replica Watches China include the placement of the triangle at the 12 o’clock position slightly below the minute ring, the use of Arabic numerals all the way around the dial, the sword-shaped hands, and the basic date window at the 3 o’clock mark. Many of these features have been seen before in varying degrees in earlier Mark models, but the Mark XVIII is the first to use this specific combination.

The modern IWC Mark XVIII $20 Replica Watch is certainly an interesting new edition to the historical lineage of the Mark series, as well as to the larger historical IWC Pilot’s Watch collection. It is also a change in direction when compared to the last piece in the Mark series, the Mark XVII, in which the case was slightly larger, the dial was more complex, and the entry price was somewhat higher.