Baselworld 2018: Oris Aquis – Source of Life Limited Edition

Swiss watch manufacturer Oris continues its mission for better and cleaner future. The  Aquis collection’s Limited Edition model, Source of Life, celebrates water as a source for all life. Despite of the raise of awareness and the actions of nations and individual organizations, the worlds water reserve is under constant threat. Most of the people are ignorant and the level of waste is raising fast, so something must be done.

Oris Aquis – Source of life Limited Edition

Source of Life Limited Edition -divers watch gets it inspiration from the river Rhine, which is one of the known sources of life. River Rhine starts from the the Swiss Alps and it ends its long, 1.230 kilometres journey to the North Sea.

Source of Life Limited Edition is based on popular Oris Aquis -collection. The watch is manufactured 2.342 pieces, which happens also to be the river Rhine’s spring, Lai da Tuma’s height in metres. Manly sized 43,5 millimetres wide diver is all steel and waterproof to 300 metres deep. Its stylish blue to black dial is surrounded with grey 60-minutes bezel with tungsten insert.

Oris Aquis Source of Life

The watch’s automatic movement provides an inventive circular date indicator shown by a scale running from 1 to 31 around the centre of the watch’s dial. Inside it is a channel with a white indicator that aligns with the scale and makes a full tour of the dial once a month to show the date. The watch’s indexes, hour and minute hands and also second hand with a ‘lollipop’ is filled with luminescent Super-LumiNova®.

01 733 7730 4125-Set RS – Oris Source of Life Limited Edition
01 733 7730 4125-Set RS – Oris Source of Life Limited Edition

The Source of Life Limited Edition’s Sellita SW 200-1 based movement is familiar from other models and The Limited Edition comes on either a stainless steel metal bracelet or a grey rubber strap.

The Oris Source of Life Limited Edition is an interesting and stylish watch, that is also suitable for professional use. The watch offers robust quality with some exclusiveness and it can be used in 300 metres deep dives or in some more formal situations, if you are a fan of relatively large divers watch.

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In a nutshell

  • Manufacturer: Oris
  • Model: Source of Life Limited Edition
  • Reference: 01 733 7730 4125
  • Production: 2343 pieces
  • Movement: Automatic Oris Cal. 733 (SW 200-1)
  • Power reserve: 38 hours
  • Case: steel
  • Size: 43,5 mm
  • Glass: Sapphire crystal domed on both sides with anti-reflective coating inside
  • Wateproof: 30 BAR/300 m
  • Bracelet: 26 mm rubber or steel
  • Price: 2.100 euros

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