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Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy: IWC Mark XVIII Copy Watches

This week, we make our way back to the IWC Pilot’s Watch collection,easy-to-read dial, a utilitarian steel case, and a resolute sturdiness to withstand some of the harsher shocks experienced during wartime.

IWC Mark XVIII Copy Watches With a 40-mm steel case, the automatic IWC Caliber 30110 movement, and an engraved homage caseback, this timepiece was developed by IWC to be a durable, reliable, entry-level model to the larger Pilot’s watch collection. On the dial, you’ll again notice how this was carried out, with large Arabic numerals, a visible minute ring, a plain date window at the 3 o’clock mark, and the hallmark of any classical pilots’ watch, the triangle with two dots at the 12 o’clock position.

With the vintage models, the purpose for utilitarian durability and readability is clearly seen in the steel case and contrasting black and white dial. But outside of the inspiration for the design, the vintage and modern pieces look almost completely different: the cases are thicker and larger in the modern watch and have contemporary finishing; the modern dial features are all larger and more visible; and the movement is an ETA-based automatic workhorse rather than the manually wound Cheap IWC Replica found in many vintage watches developed by the brand.

The modern Fake IWC Mark XVIII is certainly an interesting new edition to the historical lineage of the Mark series, as well as to the larger historical IWC Pilot’s Watch collection. It is also a change in direction when compared to the last piece in the Mark series, the Mark XVII, in which the case was slightly larger, the dial was more complex, and the entry price was somewhat higher. Overall, it adds another element to the increasingly growing IWC Pilot’s Watch collection, and offers a solid model both for first-time consumers entering the world of IWC watches, and for longtime collectors hunting for an everyday-wear watch with a solid backstory.

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The Return of the IWC Ingenieur Fake Watches

IWC Schaffhausen Replica Watches new line consists of three automatic models, four chronographs with in-house movements, and a limited-edition reference with perpetual calendar, based on the design of the Ingenieurs from the ’60s. “The new collection is very much inspired by these early Ingenieur models, so the watch family is definitely going back to its roots,” explained Christoph Grainger-Herr, the new CEO of IWC Schaffhausen.

The three versions of the Fake IWC Ingenieur Automatic Watches are powered by the 35111 movement, and come with a date window at 3 o’clock and a case measuring 40 mm in diameter. Two of the models feature a stainless-steel case, rhodium-plated hands and indexes, and a solid caseback.

The first has a silver-plated dial and a black alligator leather strap, and the second has a black dial and a stainless-steel bracelet. The third version is the IW357003, which comes with an 18k rose-gold IWC Knockoff Watches, a silver-plated dial, gold-plated hands and a black alligator leather strap.

The 42-mm Ingenieur Chronograph Copy Watches is powered by the new IWC-manufactured 69375 movement with a bidirectional pawl-winding system and a power reserve of 46 hours. Two of the versions are available with a stainless-steel case: One features a silver-plated dial and gold-plated hands, while the other has a blue dial and rhodium-plated hands. The third version comes in 18k rose gold with a slate-colored dial.

The Ingenieur Chronograph Sport comes with a 44-mm titanium case and an IWC-manufactured 89361 movement and is limited to 500 pieces. The IWC Replica Swiss Made black dial and black calfskin strap create an overall impression of sporty elegance. An additional soft-iron cage protects the movement against the negative influence of magnetic fields.

The Ingenieur Perpetual Calendar Digital Date-Month automatically recognizes the different lengths of the months, including the leap day occurring every four years. It is powered by the IWC-manufactured 89800 caliber with chronograph. The 18k rose-gold case measures 45 mm in diameter.