Omega Caliber 8500
|Power Reserve||60 hours|
|Vibrations Per Hour||25,200bph|
|Features||Co-Axial Escapement, date|
|Country of Manufacture||Switzerland|
Omega’s in-house caliber 8500 equipped with Co-Axial Escapement for “greater precision, stability and durability” according to the Omega website. The rotor winds in both directions to reduce winding time. Power reserve of 60 hours. Swiss made. The pictures below are from an Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra Golf Edition and a newer style Planet Ocean XL.
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