A Good Watch, For a Good Cause – The New Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust

By rolex
April 5, 2021
4 min read

One thing is sure among watch authorities: if not all, at any rate the greater part of us like a decent jump watch. Tough, cool, reason assembled and appropriate in many conditions. Along these lines, imagine a scenario where you could combine a very decent jump watch with aiding a decent purpose, obviously connected to the oceanic world. This is by and large what the new Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust is, as this restricted version will help assurance of manta rays.

CEO of Carl F. Bucherer, Sascha Moeri, quite perfectly summarizes the presentation of this new watch, as “By buying this model, watch experts not just become the pleased proprietor of a genuinely special watch; they additionally add to the preservation of manta rays.” The most awesome aspect both worlds….

The New Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust

And the watch being referred to here? Indeed, to simplify everything, the new Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust, as the standard adaptations of this timepiece, is very of a jump watch. It comes with a 44.6mm case in tempered steel, which must be viewed as rather old style – it gathers many of the standard “dive watch codes” – however stands apart gratitude to its tough and highly protected origination. The case is in fact made for activity, with a huge security gadget, in dark covered steel, messed around the crown.

The bezel, in steel and earthenware (additionally intended to be very strong), shows a profoundly fluted profile, which will be not difficult to use with plunging gloves. Finally, a helium get away from valve put at 8 o’clock finishes to make a solid bundle. Because of the screwed caseback and crown, the Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust will actually want to withstands 500m of pungent water. Definitely not a work area jumper – even if many will utilize it this way… Overall, the development of this Patravi ScubaTec is intense and arrives at the best standards.

The case’s shape follows a similar thought, with solid, rather enormous lines. The hauls are sharp and make a cumbersome watch, anyway it keeps a specific sumptuous allure. For example, the watch, notwithstanding the 44.6mm width, wears comfortable on most wrists. At that point, its cleaned emphasizes (on the bezel or on the drags), just as the pleasantly executed brushings all around make the Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec a sumptuous tool.

For this Manta Trust restricted version, Carl F. Bucherer has chosen to give the Patravi ScubaTec a specific look. To be sure, the dial disposes of the standard honeycomb design for an all the more inconspicuously notched dial, in a vivacious dim tone. Some manta beams are imprinted in dark – a detail that remains very tactful when the watch is worn. The clay bezel additionally utilizes this shading plan, with a combination of dim dark for the first 15 minutes, while the remainder of the jumping scale is cleaned black.

The particular appliqué files are giving the Patravi ScubaTec a specific allure and, once more, a feeling of superior grade. In any case, as a performing plunge watch, they additionally gives, along with the striking hands, a solid near time perceivability. To complement this tough clothing is a dark elastic lash got by a steel, finely flexible plunging folding clasp.

Underneath the specific caseback is the Caliber CFB 1950.1. For this games watch, Carl F. Bucherer prefers to keeps things basic however solid. No in-house development here, as in the Manero watches . Rather is a Swiss ETA 2824-2 – 4Hz frequency, programmed winding, 38h force save, 25 gems – yet chronometer appraised (with COSC certification). A workhorse that will be both exact and reasonable in such a device watch.

The Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust will be a restricted version of 188 pieces in particular. Cost is CHF 5,900/EUR 5,200. More subtleties on  www.carl-f-bucherer.com and  www.mantatrust.org .


Carl F. Bucherer – Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust

  • Case: 44.6mm measurement x 13.45mm thick – treated steel with dark covered securities and fired bezel – Sapphire gem on the front – steel caseback – 500m water resistant
  • Movement: Calibre CFB 1950.1 dependent on chronometer certified ETA 2824-2 – programmed – 4Hz frequency – 38H force hold – hours, minutes, seconds, date
  • Strap: dark elastic with finely movable jumping folding catch in steel
  • Reference: 00.10632.23.33.98
  • Price: CHF 5,900/EUR 5,200