Both bronze and stainless steel cases are available for the new Pilot’s Fake Watch Automatic Spitfire.Like the original Mark XI, the new watches also have a soft-iron inner cage to protect the movement from magnetic interference. And while the Pilot’s Watch Automatic Spitfire models would be at home with today’s Royal Air Force, they’re perfectly suited for the modern civilian’s wrist.
The IWC Replica Watches 39mm case diameter is larger than the 1948 Mark XI (36mm) but smaller than the recent Mark XVIII (40mm). Interestingly, there’s a slight difference in thickness between the steel and bronze cases, with the steel being 10.8mm in height and the bronze 10.6mm.The bronze model has an olive green dial and brown calf leather strap, and as with the recent bronze chronograph, the case will develop a nice patina over time.
The caseback is solid steel on the stainless model and titanium on the bronze, with a Spitfire silhouette engraved in the centre. The anti-magnetic cage doesn’t allow for an exhibition back. Both Replica Watches Review have large Arabic numerals marking the hours with a date window at 3 o’clock, and a detailed minute track spans the outer perimeter with thicker marks every five minutes.
The new IWC Pilot’s Replica Watch Automatic Spitfire models are solid entry-level watches for the brand that replace outsourced Selitta movements with in-house calibres.