REGIA has announced their new product for 2017. The Regia Diver (code named Armour Fish). Below are some insight of the REGIA Diver.
600m water resistance
It is a 600m water resistance, stainless steel diver watch with a 2pm crown position.
Automatic HEV (Helium Escape Valve)
HEV (Helium Escape Valve) function – Click Here
The Regia diver has a build-in automatic HEV (Helium Escape Valve) function.
Protective outer case [Shroud]
The protective shroud is design to protect the bezel from being moved after setting and prevent the sapphire crystal from damages during diving usage.
Dial - Black Edition & Blue Edition available now !
Dial has large, bold and board lume markers for effective lume brightness in diving conditions.
The 3 hands are named “Venetian Hands” by Facebook Michael Burgreave ; specially made for this Regia diver with the C3 lume brightness. These hands are made large and board so that they can be visible in extreme dark condition.
The solid stainless steel case back is a one piece casting from specially made mould (as oppose to traditional engraving). This expensive method gives a 3D effect, deep and realistic design on the logo. They are also much stronger in terms of hardness and temper.
Superior Viton gasket and stainless steel bezel insert
REGIA Diver uses the superior and expensive green Viton gasket for superior water resist function.
The bezel insert is made of stainless steel material, black PVD and lumed markers.
The lug is design and build into the protective shroud. Lug width is a common 24mm ; which gives plenty of strap choice in the after-market.
The case has drilled thru lug holes for easy springbar removal.
2 PM crown
The crown is a specially design with 4 gaskets for 600m water resistance purposes. They are made screw-down with minimum wobble and firm.
SII NH35A Automatic Movement
The Regia diver uses the reliable, durable, dependable and accurate SII (Seiko) NH35 [also known as the 4R35] automatic movement.
For the strap, REGIA diver comes with a specially made thick and soft NATO strap in black. Matching Stainless steel colour or stainless steel gold PVD colour rings and buckle to the 2 version offered. Buckle is a thick custom produce piece too ! The thickest part is measured at 5.8mm !
REGIA will be offering only this Nato strap in the sales package. REGIA reckon that most owner will be a desk-diver (non-diving usage), therefore will have their own choice of strap accordingly to the type of shroud mounted and the selected version.
REGIA has redesigned the springbar for this diver case too. The stainless steel springbar will be 1.80 mm thick and suitable for mounting all types of straps. Its specially made with rounded tip so that its easy to install and remove with minimum scuffing.
Easy maintenance and CKD [completely knock down]
REGIA Diver can be easily maintain and completely knock down [CKD] for cleaning. The 4 securing screws are design with long threads to avoid using 'thread locker adhesive'. The watch case itself can be used as a pocket watch if desire too !.
Extra FREE brass shroud
REGIA is offering an extra brass shroud in the package FREE ! (mounted on the watch will be a stainless PVD black shroud). Brass shroud will patina after some time, it gives a retro feel and looks to the modern REGIA Diver. So there will be 2 pieces of shroud ! COOL !
There will be 2 non-date version available.
A – Stainless steel colour with matching strap
B – Stainless steel PVD gold colour with matching strap
Case Width 50mm
Case Lug to lug 50mm
Lug width 24mm
120 clicks bezel
Water resist 600m
1 x Stainless Black PVD Shroud (mounted)
1 x Extra Brass Shroud
Dial and hands lume C3
Thick Nato strap