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Watchmaking

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THE MATERIAL DIFFERENCE

OMEGA is committed to using materials that add to the aesthetic appeal of its watches and also enhance their robustness and performance. We have pioneered some new 18K gold alloys and ceramic technologies and also introduced Liquidmetal® to fine watchmaking.

"These materials don’t only enhance the watch’s beauty, they improve its performance."

CERAMICS: REINVENTING AN ANCIENT MATERIAL

The Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon, with a case created from a single piece of ceramic, introduced ground-breaking technologies and completely reinterpreted the classic Moonwatch. The ceramic Speedmasters have become the chronograph of choice for a new generation.

CERAMICS: REINVENTING AN ANCIENT MATERIAL

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OMEGA CERAGOLD™ - A MAGICAL MIX OF CERAMIC AND 18K GOLD

OMEGA Ceragold™ is the first product to allow the decoration of ceramic watch parts with 18K gold. The process used to create a ceramic bezel with 18K gold numbers and scaling results in a finished product which, for the first time, seamlessly blends the two materials.

THE BONDING OF CERAMIC AND 18K GOLD

“. . . a blended material that is aesthetically stunning and absolutely smooth to the touch.”

EXPERIENCE ITS ALCHEMY

LIQUIDMETAL® TECHNOLOGY: BEAUTY AND ENDURING STABILITY

OMEGA has bonded ceramics with an alloy called Liquidmetal®, which has a low fusion temperature but after cooling, is three times as hard as stainless steel. This extraordinary material also allows us to set diamonds on the ceramic bezel and the sapphire caseback.

OMEGA’S LIQUIDMETAL® TECHNOLOGY

"The blended Liquidmetal® and ceramic will look brand new forever."

EXPLORE ITS ETERNAL BEAUTY

OMEGA SEDNA™ GOLD: AN ENDURING 18K ROSE GOLD LUSTRE

OMEGA’s 18K Sedna™ gold is an alloy whose blend of gold (at least 75%), copper and palladium results in a unique reddish colour that is particularly long lasting. It is named for an orbiting planetoid that has been described as one of the reddest in the solar system.

SEDNA™: OUR PASSION DOESN’T FADE

BEHOLD ITS LASTING LUSTRE

INNOVATIVE USE OF NON-FERROMAGNETIC MATERIALS

Magnetism can compromise or stop a watch’s performance. But by using a silicon balance spring as well as the Nivagauss™ alloy and other non-ferromagnetic materials in its movements, OMEGA’s revolutionary Master Co-Axial calibres resist magnetic fields of 15,000 gauss.

Ethical jewellery only

OMEGA is a responsible company; socially and environmentally. We are a member of the non-profit Responsible Jewellery Council, whose aim is to develop an ethical code of practice throughout the jewellery supply chain, from mines to point-of-sale.