http://www.paneristi.com/ website was created 10 years ago, there were many Panerai watch fans all over the world gather here to exchange information, views and share experiences. In the beginning, the website only had dozens of members, now, its number of members has increased to thousands. In response to decades of love and support of Panerai enthusiasts, Panerai specially released a special edition to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Paneristi - Luminor for Paneristi's Anniversary.
Luminor for Paneristi's Anniversary was designed according to concepts and preferences proposed by Paneristi community, the watch chose 44mm Luminor case coupled with classic Crown Guard, it was water resistant to 30 bar(about 300 metres). Case, bezel, Crown Guard, Crown and the buckle on vintage leather strap were coated with DLC(Diamond-Like Carbon). The steel case back was engraved with "PANERISTI.COM" and "THENTH ANNIVERSARY" words. The numbers on the dial and the hour markers as well as hour and minute hands were all coated with Super LumiNova, very eye-catching on the black dial, but also added a bit nostalgic smell for this watch. The white "LUMINOR PANERAI" words and "OP" trademark were also printed on the dial. This 44mm Luminor watch equipped with OP I manual winding movement.
Luminor for Paneristi's Anniversary was first exposed in Paneristi community on July 1, 2010, its ordering ways were also published in the community at the same time. Several minutes later, 300 pieces of Luminor for Paneristi's Anniversary watches were sold out.
Panerai was founded in Florence in 1860, it originally as a watchmaking workshop and watchmakers college to supply precision timers for Italian Navy and design products at the request of their diver force. The research projects Luminor and Radiomir, were regarded as military secrets at that time, Panerai didn't release products to international market until 1997.
Today, Panerai was the only Italian advanced watch manufacturer, it also opened factory in Neuchatel, Switzerland, to research and manufacture wristwatches and movements, it could be said that, not only every Panerai watch was full of Italian design style and history, but also integrated exquisite Swiss watchmaking technology. You could order Panerai watches from its authorized retailers all over the world, such as Florence and Portofino in Italy, Geneva in Switzerland, Madrid in Germany, Los Angeles and New York in the United States, Buenos Aires in Argentina, Beirut in Lebanon, Doha in Qatar, Dubai in United Arab Emirates, Riyadh in saudi Arabia, Beijing, Hong Kong, Macau and Shanghai in China, as well as Tokyo in Japan.
Specifications of Panerai Luminor for Paneristi's Anniversary
Reference: PAM 360
Movement: OP I Calibre, 56 hours power reserve
Crystal: Sapphire, 3.5mm thick
Crown Guard: DLC
Case Back: Solid Steel
Strap: Brown leather strap
Water Resistance: 300m