Baselworld 2016-The New Omega Speedmaster CK 2998 Limited Edition

Omega Speedmaster CK 2998 02

The first Omega Speedmaster CK2998 was launched in 1859. It is one of the most popular vintage model among Speedmasters fans. At Baselworld 2016, Omega presented a limited edition which is directly inspired to that model. Omega Speedmaster CK 2998 02
The silver opaline dial is protected by a box-form scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment inside and framed by a stainless steel case with a diameter of 39.70 mm and a total thickness of 14.37 mm. Water resistance is 50 metres / 167 feet.

Rhodium-plated Alpha hands are used for the hours and minutes, as well as on the subdials while a lollipop hand is used for the central chronograph seconds.Omega Speedmaster CK 2998
The screw-in caseback displays an embossed Seahorse medallion together with the individual number of each of the 2,998 pieces that will be produced.

The Omega watch is driven by the hand-wound Calibre 1861 which is also used for the Moonwatch model. Beating at a frequency of 3 Hz (21,600 vph), it offers a power reserve of 48 hours.Omega Speedmaster CK 2998 hands on