Baselworld 2018: Patek Philippe Introduces the Aquanaut Chronograph Ref. 5968A

A new entry-level sports chronograph - with an orange rubber strap. (With pricing inside.)
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Like the Nautilus Perpetual Calendar the subject of speculation before Baselworld 2018, the Aquanaut Chronograph Ref. 5968A is a reality.

Priced at under US$45,000, it’s steel and equipped with the CH 28-250 C automatic movement.

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The dial features the Aquanaut’s traditional chequerboard motif, but with a touch of orange.

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The case is 42.2mm in diameter, and is accompanied by two rubber straps: one in black and a spare in orange.

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Price and availability 

The Aquanaut Chronograph Ref. 5968A is priced at US$43,700.


 

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