Hand made in Castelfiorentino, Italy With a sewn in Olterra thick pre-V buckle...4.75mm thick
These waterproof straps are 4.2mm thick and hand made in Castelfiorentino, Italy.
What is the difference between a "tang/pin" buckle and the "deployant/folding clasp" buckle? The Tang buckle is similar to a traditional men's belt buckle. It will often leave a crease in the strap, but it is closer to the original...
The Logo OP represents the stylized beginning letters O and P of Officine Panerai name, but not only.Do you know what is the meaning of the two arrows, one towards up and one toward down? It's very simple and intuitive....
Straps are usually 4 to 5mm thick at the watch case and on a deployant strap they get thinner, down to 2mm at the buckle so they can fit in the slot. A watch with a Deployant clasp goes on...
Panerai is now showing on their website the 47mm Panerai Luminor 8 Days PAM 590.Hand wound mechanism made in-house and looking like the Vintage watches of the 1930's, this is sure to excite the Panerai Enthusiast.