Rolex Milgauss Green Crystal Stainless Steel Blue Dial & Bezel Oyster Bracelet 116400GV


Rolex has been designing watches for Pilots and explorers, but the Rolex Milgauss was designed to meet the demands of the scientific community. The Milgauss is capable of withstanding magnetic fields of up to 1,000 gauss. The name Milgauss is taken from the French word ‘mille’ which means one-thousand, and ‘gauss,’ the unit of a magnetic field. The precision & reliability of a standard mechanical watch can be affected by a magnetic field ranging from 50 to 100 gauss. But many scientists are exposed to a much higher magnetic field during their work. Hence, Rolex came up with a solution- The Milgauss — the first watch of its kind. The Milgauss became known notably as the watch worn by scientists at the European Organization for…