Rolex Daytona 116500 LN Black Review

Rolex Daytona 116500 review related to the bezel, case, dial, sub-dials. What provides the chronograph Rolex Daytona 116500 function.

Rolex Daytona 116500 details about movement, the type of bracelet, clasp, and summary.

After the numerous years of appeal that the Rolex Daytona Chronograph took pleasure in a few of one of the most prominent versions have actually been changed with boosted variations with just refined visual distinctions.

Today, we’ll be assessing the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116500 LN Black, which changed design #116520 Black, which was the best stainless-steel and black dial Rolex Daytona for several years.

Rolex Cosmograph Daytona 116500 LN Black Review


The most visible distinction between both versions of  Rolex Daytona 116500 is the enhancement of the black “Cerachrom” bezel. This brand-new and enhanced repaired bezel is very scratch-resistant, wonderfully stands up to deterioration as well as unsusceptible the shade fading impacts of UV rays. Compared to the brightened stainless-steel bezel of its precursor, the currently black bezel provides the perception that it is a bigger dial.

A couple of features of the bezel style likewise altered. Namely, the font which was utilized on the personalized tachymeter range is bolder and much more readable and of a platinum PVD fill. Another small distinction on the bezel is using triangular as opposed to dots under the characters on the tachymeter.

The characters on the tachymeter currently likewise revolve around the bezel, and there is no flatter presented the method they got on the previous design. A great deal of idea has actually been taken into the redesign of the bezel, and it has actually been well gotten by Rolex Daytona followers anywhere.


The 40 mm x 12.4 mm thick oyster instance is built of Rolex’s corrosion-resistant superalloy called 904 L steel, which is understood to hold its gloss greater than your conventional stainless-steel. While 904 L steel is not always the most difficult steel alloy understood to men, it does have much more radiance than others, and it is an excellent product for a Rolex. Other makers are not furnished to utilize this much more costly sort of steel and frequently have their situations created for them. Since Rolex makes all its parts internal, they have a benefit.

As the globe’s initial water-proof instance, the oyster instance has actually practically come to be identified with the name Rolex, The trademarked “oyster” instance has actually been among Rolex’s significant trademarks as well as has actually been around considering that its perception in 1926. A system that tightens up and it secures the monobloc center instance by means of a screw-down bezel, a screw-down instance back, as well as a screw-down crown — using this “Triplock” securing system, the Rolex Daytona 116500’s instance is as protected versus water like a submarine hatch with a minimal water-resistance score of 100 m/300 ft.

While you will certainly see this “oyster” instance utilized all on almost all non-chronograph Rolex sporting activities versions, the Rolex Daytona 116500 has the enhancement of the screw-down sleeves securing the chronograph pushers.


The dial of the Rolex Daytona 116500 has not altered considering that the last design, and why, should it? There had not been anything that required enhancing the dial style, considering that the Cosmograph Daytona chronograph is potentially one of the most well-known chronograph dials around.

Rolex Daytona 116500 dial

From the used brightened steel hr pens with their luminescent fill to the percentages on Rolex Daytona 116500, every little thing has actually remained the exact same. The simple to review Chromalight present makes use of a durable luminous product that shines at night with intense blue color. Just like any kind of Rolex Daytona chronograph, the word “DAYTONA” is published in red and twists around the top of the little running secs situated at the 6 o’clock placement.


Aesthetically, every little thing has actually remained the exact same from the previous Rolex Daytona 116500 design when it concerns the silver-rimmed sub-registers on the dial. The lower facility sub-dial at the 6 o’clock placement is the little running secs sub-dial. The sub-registers on the right, and left of this sub-dial at the three and 9 o’clock placements, are utilized for the chronograph.


The chronograph function of the Rolex Daytona 116500 provides an added feature to the watch and it is basically a stop-watch permitting chauffeurs to time their laps with approximately an eighth of a 2nd precision. The mechanical chronograph problem utilized in the Cosmograph Daytona was made to have fewer components than your conventional chronograph making it an extra trustworthy stop-watch. As a column-wheel chronograph with an upright clutch system that has a smoother start/stop as well as reset activity than CAM actuated devices.

Rolex Daytona 116500 CHRONOGRAPH

The chronograph’s huge main secs hand brushes up throughout the dial extremely efficiently because of the continuous movement which a Rolex is well-known for. The Subdial to the right of the dial at the 3 o’clock placement is a 30- minute counter and throughout the dial at the 9 o’clock placement is a 12- hr counter. These three hands are efficiently run by means of the chronograph pushers, which are the switches situated over and listed below the winding crown on the ideal side of the instance.


Rolex utilizes their internal quality 4130 self-winding motions to power their Rolex Daytona 116500 watches, which includes their magnetic-resistant blue ‘Parachrom’ hairspring and stop-seconds for specific time setup.

The 4130 quality is an automated activity that will certainly maintain itself wound by utilizing your kinetic power to tighten up the mainspring making use of blades. This will certainly maintain its wound, given you relocate your hands sufficient throughout the day.

If you do not relocate all that much throughout the day, the winding crown can be utilized to tighten up the springtime by hand. On a complete wind, the power gets need to permit the watch to compete for about 72 hrs or 66 hrs if you are running the chronograph feature.

The Caliber 4130 is likewise a COSC licensed activity, which indicates it has a distinguished Chronometer classification demonstrating its dependability and high accuracy with an optimum of -4/ +6 secs daily invariance.

Once the Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute concerns the quality of a COSC certification, the quality is basically granted a chronometer classification, and it is returned after that to Rolex for additional screening.

Rolex, after that, sets up the COSC licensed chronometer activity right into the watch instance and performs additional screening up until the quality obtains a brand-new internal classification called the Superlative Chronometer. This is released by Rolex when the quality has actually accomplished a precision of -2/ +2 secs daily, which goes to the very least two times as precise as a COSC chronometer!


Rolex’s Oyster armband is made from three-piece oyster steel web links. The two external web links have a cleaned surface, actually, while the facility web link has a lovely sleek surface. The web links at either end of the armband are attached to the sleek lugs on the instance to make sure that when you take a look at it, the completing alternates from brightened to combed and after that once more to the brightened surface for the facility web link.


Rolex Daytona 116500 CLASP

The Oyster lock double-locking folding hold is fitted with Rolex’s trademarked Easylink 5 mm expansion web link, which enables you to make a fast 5 mm micro-adjustment to the dimension of the armband. This is an extremely helpful function that does not call for any kind of unique device to change. This Rolex Daytona 116500 function was made to enable your watch to make up in dimension for the all-natural growth and tightening of the wrist when there are variations in temperature level and moisture.


The need for this Rolex Daytona 116500 watch was via the roofing from the first day. In truth, prior to Rolex also launched the brand-new steel Rolex Daytona 116500 views to their circulation network, preorders gathered as well as all of them were currently presold prior to they also struck shops. There was a stockpile of individuals waiting to obtain their hands on one Rolex Daytona 116500 (or is it to obtain one on their hands?). Point being this is not constantly an extremely simple watch to locate and, recently, the Rolex Daytona 116500 watches will certainly cost well over the supplier’s recommended list price based upon supply and need alone.

Like all Rolex sporting activity versions, the Rolex Daytona 116500 is developed challenges. The Rolex Daytona 116500 has outstanding precision and sufficient water resistance that (given that it’s not in warm water) you would not need to stress if it splashed while swimming, bathing, or snorkeling. The Rolex brand name is one of the most acknowledged watch brand names on the planet, so you would absolutely obtain great deals of praises and a focus on among these on your wrist…

Rolex likewise has among the most effective guarantees in the business. Their 5-year guarantee enables you to rest in the evening recognizing that you’ll have the Daytona for many years to find.