Introducing the Romain Jerome Skylab Watch Collection

By Jovan Krstevski

 

 

 

 

Swiss watchmaker Romain Jerome has a new skeletonized watch unveiled, called “Orbital Skylab”, in celebration of 40th anniversary of NASA’s first space station.

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The new Skylab models come in either 44mm wide stainless steel, stainless steel with a black PVD-coated bezel or black PVD-coated stainless steel case and paws with a rose gold bezel. As for the movements, the bridges come either in anthracite (Skylab Heavy Metal) or in black PVD-coated steel. RJ has combined clean lines and intricate details of the original space station in order to mimic revolutionary design.

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Powered by a Swiss automatic Romain Jerome caliber RJ004-M with 28,800 vph, and offers also a 48 hours power reserve.

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Skylab Heavy Metal

The timepieces completes the look in addition with a black leather calf skin strap. Available in three options – ‘Speed ​​Metal’, ‘Heavy Metal’ and ‘Red’ – each model is limited to 99 pieces and the prices starts from $16,950 USD at selected RJ-Romain Jerome retailers worldwide. romainjerome.ch

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Jovan Krstevski – Founder, Proprietor & Executive Editor

Watch collector, aficionado and a Event profile in the Swedish nightlife. He launched Watchgeek back in 2011, which is now known as WristReview.  He quotes ’WristReview is a site to help people find, explore, discover and enjoy wristwatches.’ His passion jump started in his early teens, when he was given his first mid-range wristwatch which was an Omega Seamaster. Since then he has always been in love with wristwatches!

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