BaselWorld 2011 – The New Rolex Explorer II

Robert-Jan Broer
March 23, 2011
BaselWorld 2011 – The New Rolex Explorer II

The watch everyone was waiting for, or at least by Rolex fans that is, the new Explorer II. A 42mm re-edition of the Explorer II ‘Orange Hand’ that was introduced in 1971. This new version has a new Rolex caliber 3187 movement inside, including the Paraflex shoch absorber and Parachrom hair spring.

A photo report has been posted on the Watchuseek Basel Forum, click here.

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Robert-Jan Broer
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Robert-Jan Broer

Ever since he was a young child, Robert-Jan was drawn to watches, even though it were digital Casio and quartz Swatch models at the time. In the mid-1990s, his interest increased when he started to read about mechanical watches in... read more

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