A chronograph watch is popularly known as a timepiece, translated in the strict sense but means chronograph time writer. Many watches that have a stopwatch function, sometimes referred to as a chronograph. Many people also speak of a stopwatch rather than a watch, when they speak of a chronograph. Already in the 18th Century there were clocks that could stop the time. It was then stopped but also the entire watch movement. The disadvantage of this is obvious: The measured time is needed then back to the time of expected it. Chronograph watch is known as a watch with stop function.
Mainly chronograph watches with this feature seldom pure stopwatches important is the fact of timing. In the 20 years of the 19th Century, developed the first chronograph. First, even with 2 seconds pointers from its display could see the difference, then in 1862 the first fully suitable as a chronograph watch. From 1930 to set watches by using two separate hands of the oppressors to stop and reset. From 1970, these were expensive and complicated structure by the advent of quartz watches, which were smaller and more options offered, largely replaced. Since the 80s of last century, however, requires a gradual renaissance in the production of high quality mechanical chronograph watch, which is represented especially by Swiss companies.
Chronograph Watches for Men
The first chronograph watch was invented in 1821 and patented by the Frenchman Rieussec, just a year later, alas. The first pocket watch, which could be described as a chronograph in 1862, came on the market and has sold really well. From the sports world this first form of the chronograph watch at the present time cannot be ignored, because the precision in which time is measured, is essential for athletes.
Chronograph Watches for Women
Until the chronograph watch evolved to its present quality is, it took a long time and in 1980, reported the mechanical chronograph much too high and back again. But no matter whether chronograph watch is the classic stopwatch, or just want to be a watch for the wrist, with which one can stop the time.
In our articles we have put together the finest and most beautiful chronograph watch models that allow you to anywhere is always the time can measure. See for yourself and find the perfect chronograph watch for your needs.