CASE DIAMETER: 40mm
CASE MATERIAL: STAINLESS STEEL
BRACELET MATERIAL: STAINLESS STEEL
In 1992, Rolex unveiled an entirely new model tailored specifically for the discerning sailor: the Yacht-Master. Birthed from the union of Rolex's commitment to precision and a deep-seated respect for the maritime world, the Yacht-Master was a 37mm nod to those who sought adventure on the open seas. However, by 2000, Rolex took a leap forward, presenting a contemporary iteration: a robust 40mm model crafted from Rolesium.
Rolesium, a blend of stainless steel and platinum, isn't just a term thrown around in watch circles. It's Rolex's proprietary blend, marrying the durability of stainless steel with the lustre of platinum. The result? A watch that doesn’t just rest on the wrist but asserts its presence with a significant, weighty feel.
Over recent years, this model has surged in demand, becoming a coveted piece for aficionados and casual enthusiasts alike. One could argue it possesses an allure that even outshines its modern counterparts, like the Submariner, offering wearers a distinctive edge that sets them apart.