The sports and bold Breitling Chrono-Matic Replica presented within the late '60s, and its numerous successors, are characterised with a strikingly large situation within the typical Breitling-design.
At its launch, the Chrono-Matic Replica caused a sensation because it was among the first chronographs having a self-winding movement within the good reputation for watchmaking. Subsequently, all Breitling chronographs outfitted by having an automatic movement were known as Chrono-Matic Replica, such as the Chronomat Chrono-Matic Replica and also the Navitimer Chrono-Matic Replica.
A typical design feature of those models and many Chrono-Matic Replica successors may be the winding crown along the side of the situation placed at nine o'clock. The stylistic element highlights by using this chronograph watch, there's no requirement for daily manual winding because it is wound through the natural movement from the wearer's arm.
The very first Breitling using the legendary Chronomatic-calibre was presented in 1969. Almost a century following the launch of the extremely first chronograph, the Breitling Chrono Matic 49 Replica constituted the following big innovation within the measurement of times lasting just fractions of the second.
A brand new technology was created throughout a cooperation of 4 companies, included in this, the famous watch brand Heuer. The most popular enterprise was internally dubbed "Project 99". Caused by this joint collaboration was the automated chronograph movement, Chronomatic, obtainable in four modifications.