My summer pilot: Type XXI

Jul 25, 2022,16:27 PM

... which is the perfect companion for cooking and BBQ: combining the bidirectionally rotating bezel and the flyback central minute counter, it is the perfect watch to time my various dishes.


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I love this watch...

 By: VintageAlex (aka AlexKontiki) : July 25th, 2022-16:42
is on my wish list.

Great Post!!!

 By: sludgeriff : July 25th, 2022-16:47
The Type XXI is probably the most legible chronograph on the market. Love the fluted case.

I have to disagree ....

 By: Marcus Hanke : July 25th, 2022-17:09
.... since the Type XXI suffers from the common luxury syndrome of many fine timepieces: It is considered cheap to simply lacquer the hands with white paint, so what you get are perfectly polished steel hands, sometimes even plated with a hi-gloss rhodium... 


 By: myles721 : July 25th, 2022-16:59
It is SUCH an advantage to be able to time two separate events on an analog watch…here’s my solution.. ...  

I love that strap in the first two pictures

 By: blau : July 26th, 2022-11:03
Can you tell me who makes it? Not Breguet I assume.

Your're right. Unfortunately, Breguet doesn't offer straps in this style ....

 By: Marcus Hanke : July 27th, 2022-14:50
.... and since the end parts of their straps perfectly match the case's outlines, the beautiful flutes between the lugs are completely hidden. I like them visible, so an aftermarket strap with straight end is the solution. The second strap is offered by K... 

Cool! Thanks for the info

 By: blau : July 27th, 2022-16:13
I'm gonna order one of those up right away!