Originally introduced in 2007, Blancpain launches two new models in its Fifty Fathoms Tourbillon 8 Jours collection with versions in grade 23 titanium and red gold. Both watches feature 45mm cases with satin finishing, a unidirectional sapphire bezel, and sunburst blue dials. Water resistant to 300m/1000ft, the watches are powered by Blancpain's 25C tourbillon movement, which has an eight-day power reserve (192 hours). The red gold version is available on a strap while the titanium model is available on a strap or a titanium bracelet.
Blancpain releases a new version of the Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe in grade 23 titanium
This type of titanium is rarely used in the watch industry.
Blancpain reissues the Fifty Fathoms Barakuda from the 1960s
The watch was originally issued to the German military.