The Alpina Startimer Pilot Automatic Chronograph
The chronograph, not only for pilots
Admittedly, the Alpina Startimer Pilot Automatic Chronograph is a watch that can be easily imagined on a pilot's wrist. Its optical appearance alone indicates that it was created especially for the species of pilot. And indeed, this chronograph offers everything a pilot needs for his demanding daily task. This doesn't mean that the Alpina Startimer Pilot Automatic Chronograph isn't also popular with non-pilots.
It's hard not to fall in love with the magnificent Alpina Startimer Pilot Automatic Chronograph when you first see it. This is what a chronograph must look like. But that's not all it takes. Also with regard to the technology of this masterpiece from Alpina, the chronograph has all the characteristics that make a chronograph. This begins with the proven diameter of 44 mm. This once again proves that complexity can go hand in hand with appearance and elegance. Added to this is the vertical arrangement of the auxiliary dials. A conscious decision was made not to display the small seconds, which makes it easier to read all the necessary displays. The screwed stainless steel back, finely ground and the equally screwed crowns round the whole thing to a degree that can hardly be surpassed. At least not with a chronograph.
The best comes last
Pilots and in particular the species man, will be thrilled by the cam-controlled chronograph movement and the robust caliber 725, which was also equipped with 25 rubies. The ingenious technology ensures a 48-hour power reserve. The Alpina Startimer Pilot Automatic Chronograph has everything and even more that makes a chronograph. Noble classic design, paired with outstanding technology, which culminates in mechanical know-how, which is surpassed only by the incomparable optics.