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Yacht-Master 42

Oyster, 42 mm, white gold

The Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master 42 in 18 ct white gold with an Oysterflex bracelet.

This model features a Bidirectional rotatable 60-minute graduated bezel with matt black Cerachrom insert in ceramic, polished raised numerals and graduations, perfectly complementing its a black dial. The waterproof and robust qualities of this model make it the ideal watch for water sports and sailing in particular.

Bidirectional Rotatable Bezel

Timing the distance

The Yacht-Master’s bidirectional rotatable 60-minute graduated bezel is made of precious materials. The raised polished numerals and graduations stand out clearly against a matt, sand-blasted background.

Model features

  • Black dial

    Exceptional legibility Read more
  • 18 ct white gold

    Commitment to excellence Read more
  • The Oysterflex Bracelet

    Highly resistant and durable Read more
  • The Cyclops lens

    A magnifying lens Read more
  • 3235 Movement

    Superlative performance Read more

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Technical Details

    • Reference 226659
    • Model Case

      Model Case
      Oyster, 42 mm, white gold
      Oyster Architecture
      Monobloc middle case, screw-down case back and winding crown
      Diameter
      42 mm
      Material
      18 ct white gold
      Bezel
      Bidirectional rotatable 60-minute graduated bezel with matt black Cerachrom insert in ceramic, polished raised numerals and graduations
      Winding Crown
      Screw-down, Triplock triple waterproofness system
      Crystal
      Scratch-resistant sapphire, Cyclops lens over the date
      Water Resistance
      Waterproof to 100 metres / 330 feet
    • Movement

      Movement
      Perpetual, mechanical, self-winding
      Calibre
      3235, Manufacture Rolex
      Precision
      -2/+2 sec/day, after casing
      Functions
      Centre hour, minute and seconds hands. Instantaneous date with rapid setting. Stop-seconds for precise time setting
      Oscillator
      Paramagnetic blue Parachrom hairspring. High-performance Paraflex shock absorbers
      Winding
      Bidirectional self-winding via Perpetual rotor
      Power reserve
      Approximately 70 hours
    • Bracelet

      Bracelet
      Oysterflex
      Bracelet Material
      Flexible metal blades overmoulded with high-performance elastomer
      Clasp
      Folding Oysterlock safety clasp with Rolex Glidelock extension system
    • Dial

      Dial
      Black
      Details
      Highly legible Chromalight display with long-lasting blue luminescence
    • Certification

      Certification
      Superlative Chronometer (COSC + Rolex certification after casing)

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