Created in the early 1940s to meet the needs of the Italian Navy of a reliable watch, resistant and easily readable underwater, the Luminor watch still today keeps the original distinctive features.
It has the essential time-measuring functions (hours and minutes), and is equipped with a hand-wound mechanical movement transformed by Panerai according to the criteria of the Swiss watch making tradition and the quality standards of the brand. The Luminor is water-resistant to 300 meters but tested to 400 meters. It is equipped with a large size leather strap worked with artisanal care and supplied with a steel or titanium tongue buckle.
PAM 114 (44mm steel case, white dial)
PAM 112 (44mm steel case, black dial)
PAM 176 (44mm titanium case, black dial; new for "G" series, replaces PAM 116)
PAM 116 (44mm titanium case, brown dial; now discontinued, replaced by PAM 176)
- Movement: hand-wound mechanical, Panerai OP X calibre with swan's neck regulator, 16½ lignes, 17 jewels, PANERAI bridges. Glucydur® balance with Nivarox® I spring, 21,600 alternations/hour. Incabloc® anti-shock device. Power reserve 56 hours.
- Functions: hours and minutes.
Case: diameter 44 mm, AISI 316L polished steel or brushed titanium.
Bezel: polished steel or brushed titanium.
Back: see-through sapphire crystal.
Device protecting the crown: (registered Trade Mark) polished steel or brushed titanium.
Crystal: sapphire, formed of corundum, 3.5 mm thick. Anti-reflective coating.
Water-resistance: 300 meters.
Strap: leather or alligator with PANERAI personalized buckle. Supplied with a steel screwdriver and a second interchangeable rubber strap.
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