The Explorer models embody the spirit of exploration. Since the late 1920s, Rolex watches has been tested under real-life conditions, in the quest for greater precision, robustness and reliability.
The Explorer model launched in 1953 and is part of the Oyster Perpetual models.
The watch was launched in 1953 to celebrate the epic feat when Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay reached Mount Everest’s 8,848-metre summit.
During their climb, they were accompanied with an Oyster Perpetual. It benefited from all the technical know-how gained during the Himalayan expeditions over the decades to make it one of the most rugged watches; it featured a robust bracelet and a new Twinlock winding crown with a double-waterproofness system.
The Explorer was among the first in a series of watches designed specifically for professional users. The Explorer has had iconic status ever since.
TBlack Customisation Explorer I MKI is a customisation of a Rolex Explorer (ref 214270). Limited to 50 pieces, the Explorer I MKI has a black dial with 3,6,9 Arab Markers and finished in TBlack’s signature DLC coating.
The watch has an automatic movement, a polished bezel, durable Sapphire Crystal glass and water resistant to 100m / 330ft.
Coating: Complete Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coating.
Dial: Black Dial with 3,6,9 Arab Markers
Movement Jewels: 31 Jewels
Glass: Sapphire Crystal
Bracelet: Oyster Flip-Lock
Water Resistance: 100m / 330 Feet
Uniqueness: Limited to 50 Pieces
Warranty: 5 years
TBlack is an independent Bespoke Watch Specialist and not in any way connected with Rolex SA
|Water Resistance||100m / 330 Feet m|
|Dial Colour||Black Dial with 3,6,9 Arab Markers|
|Bracelet Material||Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coating.|
|Case Material||Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) Coating.|
|Limited Edition||Limited to 50 Pieces|
|Case Size||39mm mm|
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