The Royal Oak Offshore 26196BC is a limited edition of 20 pieces created in 2009 in collaboration with Japanese kickboxer Masato Kobayashi (???). It features a white gold, diamond-set case. The black/red dial is inspired by his fighting colors. At 1:00 the dial features a diamond-set three, which is said to be Mr. Masato’s lucky number. The 14 found at 2:00 is that of his wife.
|Family:||Royal Oak Offshore|
|Name:||Royal Oak OffShore 26196 Masato Diamond Set|
|Limited:||Yes, 20 units|
Below is a detailed look at Audemars Piguet’s model 26196BC.ZZ.D101CR.01 from Royal Oak Offshore watch family, including the price, case details and movement features.
Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak OffShore 26196 Masato Diamond Set (26196BC.ZZ.D101CR.01) was originally released in 2009. This watch features a automatic movement beating at a frequency of 21600 bph ( 3 Hz) to provide a 50-hour power reserve when fully wound.
The white gold case measures 42mm in diameter and roughly mm thick. The N/A case is paired with a red color dial with stick-shaped hands, and a arabic numerals hour markers and minute track, covered by a sapphire glass. Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak Offshore model 26196BC.ZZ.D101CR.01 water resistance is not available. This does not mean this watch is not water resistant. A solid caseback is over the back of the watch case.
The Royal Oak Offshore 26196BC.ZZ.D101CR.01 movement is a powered by caliber AP 3126 / 3840 made by Audemars Piguet. The 59-jewel automatic movement is 29.92mm in diameter. Its balance wheel oscillates at 21,600 semi-oscillations per hour or 3 Hz. This movement offers a 50-hour power reserve.
|Caliber:||AP 3126 / 3840|
|Time:||Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds|
How much does the Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak Offshore 26196BC.ZZ.D101CR.01 cost? This watch was introduced in 2009 and has been in Audemars Piguet’s collection for around . This watch is a limited edition with just 20 pieces released. As with most luxury watches, the price of depends on the availability and demand.
CURRENT PRICE: Not Available .
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- Brand: Audemars Piguet
- Model: Royal Oak OffShore 26196 Masato Diamond Set
- Reference Number: 26196BC.ZZ.D101CR.01
- Limited: Yes, 20 units
Case & Dial:
- Material: White gold
- Glass: Sapphire
- Back: Solid
- Diameter: 42
- Lug Width: N/A
- Dial Color: Red
- Indexes: Arabic Numerals and Stick-shaped hands
- Water Resistance: N/A meters
- Winding: Automatic
- Brand: Audemars Piguet
- Caliber: AP 3126 / 3840
- Display: Analog
- Diameter: 29.92mm
- Jewels: 59
- Power Reserve: 50 hours
- Frequency: 21600 bph
- Functions: Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds
About Audemars Piguet
Jules Louis Audemars and Edward Auguste Piguet met in 1874. The two watchmakers began working together, founding Audemars, Piguet et Cie, one year later in 1875. To this day, members of the two families sit on the board of directors for the company. This makes Audemars Piguet one of the oldest family-run manufactures.
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