The watch decided for Hardy’s character was the replica Swiss Omega CK2129 Dunkirk Film Edition Watch. The decision was well-suited in light of the fact that Omega purportedly provided about portion of all watches utilized by the British RAF. Furthermore, the Omega CK2129 was the most generally worn Omega watch by RAF work force in the Second World War.
Altogether, it is evaluated that Omega conveyed more than 110,000 watches to the British Ministry of Defense to help its troops amid the Second World War. The causes of the replica Swiss Omega CK2129 Dunkirk Film Edition watch came to fruition in January 1940, soon after the begin of WW2. It was then that the British RAF chose it required watches with pivoting bezels and requested that Omega make 2,000 such watches. With pivoting bezels, pilots could make figurings and time occasions all the more effectively and precisely.
The Omega CK2129 watch was in the end conveyed in March of that year. The Omega CK2129 was intended for usability and neatness. It had a cream dial, blue hands, expansive Arabic hour markers, a substantial pivoting bezel, and two curiously large crowns. The two vast crowns made it simple for pilots to deal with and wind the watch when wearing gloves.
Moreover, the second crown at 4 o’clock was utilized to bolt the pivoting bezel with the goal that timings couldn’t be misread by inadvertent thumps inside the tight limits of the plane’s cockpit. The Omega CK2129 was fueled by the Omega Caliber 23.4 SC, a physically twisted development that was utilized as a part of numerous other Omega models amid that time.
It was outstanding for its focal seconds hand, which was helpful for timing short occasions of under a moment. It beats at 2.5Hz and has a power save of around 40 hours. Like the CK2129 before it, the Omega CK2292 was intended for clarity. It was a genuinely extensive look for now is the right time, around 33mm, and highlighted simple to-peruse blue hands and vast Arabic hour markers on a cream dial. Where it contrasted from the CK2129 was the development.
The replica Swiss Omega CK2292 watches utilized the more refined Caliber 30T2, which performed extremely well at observatory trials. The Caliber 30T2 is likewise more impervious to attractive powers on account of new compounds utilized as a part of the adjusted spring, and this was particularly advantageous to pilots of the Hurricanes and Spitfires who sat close capable motors which created enormous attractive fields.