The Rolex Cosmograph Daytona, Reference 116518LN
This year at Baselworld, Rolex delivered three new forms of their notable Daytona chronograph, each specialty from an alternate tone (yellow, white, and rose) of 18-karat gold. Every one of the three watches include dark, Cerachrom bezels, and each of the three are fitted with Rolex’s Oysterflex arm bands, produced using their exclusive Elastomer compound.
The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona is the latest name for Rolex’s line of chronograph watches. Rolex’s most recent delivery in the Daytona line denotes the first occasion when that the Oysterflex wristband has been a possibility for the Daytona, and these three watches address another, more games situated contribution among Rolex’s notorious Daytona line of watches.
The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona is the latest name for Rolex’s line of chronograph watches (credit: aBlogtoWatch)
One of these watches specifically, the reference 116518LN, discovers plan motivation in an archetype from quite a while ago. Another of the numerous vintage Rolex references to have a moniker with starting points in the Italian authority/seller network is the reference 6241, “John Player Special” Daytona, because of its likeness to the famous dark and gold racecars of the Lotus Formula 1 group, which is supported by the John Player & Sons ‘Specials’ cigarette brand.
This emphasis of the Daytona helps numerous to remember the John Player & Sons ‘Specials’ cigarette brand. (credit: aBlogtoWatch)
The unique “John Player Special” highlighted a yellow gold case combined with a dark bezel and a dark and gold dial. It’s altogether dark and gold shading profile and lively plan was the two its characterizing trademark just as the wellspring of its moniker. The new Rolex Cosmograph Daytona, reference 116518LN, shares a great deal of plan components with the “John Player Special ” including an all-dark and gold shading profile, differentiating sub-dials, and a dark bezel, instead of one produced using gold.
There are numerous renditions of this watch (credit: aBlogtoWatch)
Although the new reference 116518LN Daytona is suggestive of the famous “John Player Special,” it is a lot of its very own contemporary watch, bragging all Rolex’s best in class innovations. Driving the reference 116518LN is Rolex’s in-house type 4130 development, which highlights 201 sections, 44 gems, and imprints the first occasion when that Rolex has utilized metal balls (produced using ceramic) in the programmed twisting arrangement of one of its in-house movements.
The outside of the reference 116518LN advantages from the incorporation of Rolex’s generally current and progressed materials. (credit: aBlogtoWatch)
In expansion to its innovative internals, the outside of the reference 116518LN advantages from the incorporation of Rolex’s generally present day and progressed materials. The bezel on the reference 116518LN is produced using Cerachrom, Rolex’s restrictive ceramic material that is both scratch safe and impenetrable to blurring from bright light exposure. The Oysterflex wristband includes a superelastic metal center, covered in Elastomer (another exclusive Rolex compound), that offers the clients outstanding durability.
The reference 116518LN addresses one of Rolex’s top notch Daytona contributions in an additional games situated bundle. The strong gold development carries with it a sensation of excess and quality, while the Cerachrom bezel and Oysterflex arm band give a differentiating, sports-situated stylish not present on the Daytona watches that are fitted with calfskin ties or metal wristbands. The reference 116518LN accepts a notable and darling vintage shading profile, and reconsiders it with contemporary highlights and materials to make a profoundly extraordinary watch that addresses another, very good quality contribution among the Daytona lineup.