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Hands-On: Getting Down And Dirty With The Blancpain x Swatch Scuba Fifty Arctic Ocean
The Next MoonSwatch?

Today we take a very, very close look at the recently released Blancpain x Swatch Scuba Fifty Fathoms series of watches and in particular the “Blancpain × Swatch Bioceramic Scuba Fifty Fathoms Arctic Ocean”. Quite a mouthful! Following the insanely successful Omega x Swatch MoonSwatch release, we are now presented with this Blancpain x Swatch release. For all the details, we take a deep dive in the video below:


  • Case material: beige Bioceramic case including crownCrown The knob on the outside of the watch that you typically use to either wind the mainspring or set the time [Learn More]
  • Case diameter: 42.3 mm
  • Case thickness: 14.4 mm
  • Lug-to-lug distance: 48.0 mm
  • Lug width: 21.2 mm
  • Water resistance: 50 fathoms (91 m / 300 ft / 9 bar)
  • Glass: biosourced material with anti-scratch coating
  • Hands, hour markers, 60 minutes diving scale: Grade A Super-LumiNova®
  • Bezel: one-direction rotating bezel in beige Bioceramic material with anti-scratch coating insert
  • Strap: NATO strap made from recycled fishing nets removed from the sea
  • Movement: Sistem51 with 90 hour power reserveRéserve de marche Also known as Power Reserve. A watch's power reserve refers to the amount of time a mechanical watch can run without being wound. The power reserve of a mechanical watch can vary depending on the size of the mainspring, the efficiency of the gear train, and the rate at which the mainspring releases energy. If a watch has a Power Reserve 'complication' it simply means that the status of the power reserve can be seen on the watch itself (either on the dial or movement side of the watch). [Learn More]

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