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Setting the Sky-Dweller

How to set
the Sky-Dweller

1. Reference Time

Setting
the reference Time

Unscrew the crown and then pull it out to the first notch.

Setting
the reference Time

Put the bezel in position III by turning it counterclockwise as far as it will go. The seconds hand is stopped, allowing you to set the time to the precise second.

Setting
the reference Time

Set the hour on the 24-hour disc and the minutes shown by the centre minute hand by turning the crown in either direction.

Setting
the reference Time

Return the bezel to the neutral position by turning it clockwise as far as it will go.

Setting
the reference Time

Push in and screw down the crown.

The reference time
is now set.

2. Local Time

Setting
the local time

Setting the reference time (hour on the 24-hour disc and minutes shown by the centre minute hand) also moves the hour hand (local time). For this reason, the reference time must be set before setting the local time.

Setting
the local time

Unscrew the crown and then pull it out to the first notch.

Setting
the local time

Put the bezel in position II.

​​Setting
the local time

Set the local time (displayed by the jumping hour hand) by turning the crown in either direction. The 24-hour disc and the minute hand do not move. Only the hour hand moves in increments of one hour. The date changes when the hour hand passes midnight, only in the clockwise direction. To avoid confusion between a.m. and p.m. hours, move the hour hand to 12 o’clock. If the date changes, it is midnight.

​​​Setting
the local time

Return the bezel to the neutral position by turning it clockwise as far as it will go.

Setting
the local time

Push in and screw down the crown.

The local time
is now set.

3. Month and Date

Setting
the Month and
the Date

To set the month and the date, follow the steps in the order given.

Setting
the Month and
the Date

Unscrew the crown and then pull it out to the first notch.

Setting
the Month and
the Date

Put the bezel in position I.

Setting
the Month and
the Date

Set the month by turning the crown in either direction. Cycle through the dates and months until you reach the current month, which is indicated by a contrasting colour in one of the 12 windows around the circumference of the dial: January at 1 o’clock, February at 2 o’clock ... with December at 12 o’clock.

Setting
the Month and
the Date

Set the date of the current month by turning the crown in either direction until you reach the correct date. The annual calendar automatically differentiates between 30-day and 31-day months. It requires only one adjustment a year – on 1st March, February having only 28 or 29 days.

Setting
the Month and
the Date

Return the bezel to the neutral position by turning it clockwise as far as it will go.

Setting
the Month and
the Date

Push in and screw down the crown.

The Sky-Dweller
is now set.

After every use, carefully screw the crown back down against the case to guarantee the waterproofness. The crown should never be unscrewed under water.

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