This year, bronze has become one of the favorite materials of the different watchmaking firms to give new life and a timeless air to some of its references. In the case of Rado, the firm remodels its iconic Captain Cook with a robust ceramic and bronze version. Thus, the watch takes on one of the boldest declines in its history.
With green and brown hues that enhance each other, the new Captain Cook makes quite a bold statement but with enough elegance to stand the test of time and be more than just a trendy watch. Captain Cook is a perfect watch for this season, but at the same time, it retains the perennial status that characterizes the classics. The striking and attractive appearance of the Captain Cook is given by its shades of sumptuous green and earthy brown. They are colors of nature that bring out the best in each other and enhance each other. It’s a winning combination, designed to withstand the test of time and transcend trends. The Captain Cook body is comprised of a bronze case, a sapphire crystal, a bronze bezel with a high-tech ceramic inlay, and a titanium caseback with sapphire crystal. The strap, meanwhile, is made of dark green leather, however, there are two NATO straps available in blue and red with a gold line in the middle, easy to attach thanks to the Easy Clip system, secured with a buckle. thorn and bronze loops. But its appearance is not everything. The performance of this piece is outstanding, thanks to the Swiss-made caliber 763 Rado movement, which offers up to 80 hours of precise operation without the need to wear or wind the watch.