|Offered here is the IWC Ingenieur reference # IW4515. Handsome thin sports watch with angular, antimagnetic case and integrated bracelet. Very reminiscent of the Royal Oak and Nautilus - no wonder, since this model has lineage going back to Gerald Genta who designed this model line.|
Please note that the bracelet is sized for a wrist 6 3/4 inches wide. No extra links included. If needed, these can be bought on the open market or bracelet replaced with leather strap.
This stainless steel sports watch features an integrated stainless steel link bracelet with a folding deployment clasp, and a scratch resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating. It has a signed screw down winding crown, and there is a solid screw down case back engraved with "INTERNATIONAL WATCH CO. – INGENIEUR."
The 34mm diameter solid two-body case, hooded lugs, bracelet, and stepped concave bezel, are polished/satin. It has a silver textured guilloche dial with applied gold faceted baton indices, and applied gold Arabic numerals at the half-hours. There is a plain white perimeter flange with a black minute/second scale with luminous hour pips. It has pointed gold baton hands with luminous inserts, a gold center sweep seconds hand, and there is a date aperture window at the 3 o'clock position.
There is a soft iron inner casing for protection against magnetic fields, and it's waterproof to 120 meters/400 feet. It has a 44-hour power reserve at full winding, and the 10mm thick case, dial, and movement are all signed.
This IWC Ingenieur Midsize IW4515 has a mechanical automatic self-winding IWC caliber 30110 (base ETA caliber 2892-A2) movement. It's rhodium plated with Cote de Geneve embellishment, and it's constructed with 21 jewels, blued screws, and a monometallic anti-magnetic balance. It includes an anti-shock system, a straight-line lever escapement, a self-compensating flat balance spring, and the mechanism oscillates at a frequency of 28,800 vph (4 Hz).
Asking $2600 shipped Stateside, Might be interested in trades. Currently looking for Tudor Oyster date day with the silver dial (76200). Lowballers will be ignored.