Rolex 116523 Daytona White Dial 18K / SS (32678)

32678 Rolex 116523 Cosmograph Daytona, stainless steel and 18k yellow gold on a stainless steel and 18k yellow gold oyster bracelet, automatic movement, chronograph, white dial with luminescent hands and hour indicators, Arabic numerals, scrambled serial, diameter: 40mm, thickness: 12mm, sapphire crystal, water resistant to 100 meters. Like New with original box and papers dated November of 2016.

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This is a stainless steel/18K yellow gold Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116523. It has an integral stainless steel and 18k yellow gold Oyster bracelet, a scratch resistant sapphire crystal, and round chronograph pushbuttons. The screwed-down Triplock winding crown is protected by the crown guard, and the 40mm diameter solid three-body case, screwed down solid case back, Oyster bracelet and crowns are polished/brushed. The dial is white with luminescent baton hands, applied Arabic numeral hour index markers, a central sweep chronograph hand, and an outer minute track. There is a tachometer graduation on the gold bezel to 400 units per hour. It has a subsidiary dial for the small seconds at the 6 o'clock position, a 12-hour sub dial at 9 o'clock, and a 30-minute register at 3 o'clock. It's water resistant to 100 meters/330 feet, it has a 70-hour power reserve at full winding, and the 12mm thick case, dial, and movement are all signed.

This Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116523 has a mechanical automatic self-winding Rolex caliber 4130 movement. It's rhodium-plated, with oeil-de-perdrix embellishment, and it's constructed with 44 jewels, a shock absorber system, and a straight-line lever escapement. It includes a monometallic balance that's adjusted to 5 positions, a self-compensating free sprung Breguet balance spring, and Microstella regulating screws. The mechanism oscillates at a frequency of 28,800 mph (4 Hz).

The Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116523 was in introduced in the 2010's. In 1963 Rolex introduced the Cosmograph Daytona, the chronograph that was a professional instrument for endurance racing drivers, with a tachymetric scale for measuring average speed on the bezel, and a cluster of subials that were reminiscent of a Ferrari dashboard. In 2000, they debuted this evolved 4130 caliber movement which was made with only 289 different parts.