Tag Heuer – Aquaracer 300 m – Its commitment to sport
When it comes to racing and precision chronographs, the name Tag Heuer is often associated with it.
If, for Tag Heuer, the 60s and 70s were indisputably marked by the world of motor racing, during the 80s and 90s the brand gave a predominant place to the development of professional diving watches which today inspires the Aquaracer range dedicated more widely to aquatic sports.
Tag Heuer – Aquaracer 300m – Characteristics
Launched in 2004, the Aquaracer series developed by Tag Heuer has enjoyed popular success. Indeed these sporty looking watches offer the characteristics of professional divers at an affordable price.
As meant in its name, this Tag Heuer Aquaracer can descend to 300 meters, or almost 1000 feet below the surface, which is more than enough even for the most reckless sport diver.
Divers will appreciate:
– 120 clicks unidirectional countdown bezel
– Large hands and luminous markers for excellent readability in all conditions
– An oversized crown for better grip, screwed and equipped with double seals for a perfect seal
– A scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment.
The Tag Heuer – Aquaracer 300 m is available in two colors: In blue (the model: WAN2111) or black (model: WAN2110).
Both offer good contrast with very good readability of information. The outline of the markers are chrome-plated and are perfectly aligned with the large minute hand.
The date window is at 3 o’clock with a very fine border which plunges towards the date disc. Around the date window, a white frame highlights the whole.
The date text in black color stands out very well from the white background. This contributes to a very easy reading. However, a larger date window would have been welcome. Presbyopic … To