Chronometer: High-precision timepiece that has been tested and is certified to meet precision standards; Chronometer watches often come with certificates indicating their certified status.Complication: Any feature added to the timepiece that does not indicate hours, minutes or seconds.COSC Certified Chronometer: Refers to timepieces that have been christened with the title of chronometer.
COSC is a prestigious Swiss government agency that certifies the accuracy and precision of timepieces in Switzerland.
Crown: Part that allows you to manipulate the watch movement for a variety of purposes such as setting the hands, changing the date, winding the mainspring, etc.
Crystal: Transparent cover on a watch face that gives view of the dial.
An ideal combination of sport and sophistication from Swiss Legend!
This edition of the Monte Carlo starts off with a round black ionic plated stainless steel case topped by a fixed bezel in your choice of gold-tone, silver-tone or rose-tone.
An on-board chronograph allows for accurate measurements of elapsed time.
The black silicone rubber strap shows the Swiss Legend name down the length.
The round black metal dial displays a luminous Arabic numeral at and matching index markers at all remaining hour positions. Sub-dials in seconds, day and 30-minute formats exist near , and , respectively. Details Watch Glossary: ATM: Measures water resistance; Stands for "atmospheres" or the amount of pressure a watch can withstand before leaking; One atmosphere is equal to 10 meters of water pressure.
Bezel: Retaining ring topping the case and securing the crystal; Sometimes incorporates unidirectional or ratcheting movements, engraved or printed chapter markers, or complications such as a tachymeter.
Chronograph: Functioning similarly to a stopwatch, a chronograph is a unique and valued complication due to its ability to measure increments of elapsed time while the watch still maintains traditional timekeeping abilities.
The crown controls the analog watch while function pushers allow you to start, stop and reset the chronograph subdials.