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Reviving a legendary name


– Omega Co-Axial Calibres 8520 / 8521

– Self-winding movement in both directions

– Officially certified chronometer

– Jewels: 28 Frequency: 25’200 A/h (3.5 Hz)

– Power reserve: 50 hours

– Exclusive features with:

  • Silicon “Si 14” balance-spring on Omega free sprung-balance
  • Co-Axial Escapement with 3 levels
  • Barrel with anti-wear DLC coating

– Special luxury finish:

  • 18 Ct red gold rotor and balance bridge for 18 Ct gold and precious metal models; monochrome rhodium-plated rotor and bridges for stainless steel and bi-colour variants
  • Geneva waves in arabesque
  • Blackened screws, barrel and balance wheel


– Central hour-minute-seconds hands, date window at 3H


– Case with ceramic ring: 18 Ct red / yellow gold, stainless steel

– Bracelet: 18 Ct red / yellow gold, stainless steel or alligator


– Diameter: 34.00 mm    Height: 11.95 mm

– Water resistant up to: 10 bar / 100 m / 330 ft

– Polished case with white or black ceramic ring in between decorative wave and inner casebody:

  • Titanium inner body for gold models
  • Stainless steel inner body for stainless steel models

– Polished bezel or snow-set diamond-paved bezel

– Polished screw-in crown, either set with a diamond briolette or embossed with polished Ω

– Domed scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment on both sides

– 4-screw fixed polished caseback with sapphire crystal

– Polished hinges for bracelet fitting


– In supernova pattern starting from the centre, clockwise

– In extra white MOP or lacquered black (colour matching the ceramic ring)

– With 11 diamond indexes in 18 Ct gold holder facetted as a diamond or plain dial without hour-marks

– With diamond-polished applied 18 Ct gold              & date window

– With transferred “Ladymatic” under            and “Co-Axial Chronometer” at 6H


Polished alpha-shaped 18 Ct red / yellow / white gold hands; white Super-LumiNova in hour-minute hands


– Metallic:

  • 3-row Omega patented screw-and-pin bracelet with butterfly clasp
  • polished outer links with vertically brushed central wavy decors
  • central decors starting with reversed wavy pattern and finishing with parallel wavy pattern (for sizing)

– Alligator:

  • polished metallic link in corresponding metal with wavy edge
  • MOP white or brilliant black alligator strap on 18 Ct gold foldover clasp

– Fitting : 18mm on hinge, 16mm on clasp


– Diamonds (estimation):

Bezel   — 184x full-cut        Ø0.65-1.80mm, totalling 1.04ct

Index    —11x   single-cut      Ø1.40mm, totalling 0.12ct

Crown   — 1x   briolette-cut  Ø3mm, 0.08ct