Hands-On: LONGINES Heritage Military Marine Nationale. GREAT style & value for the money.


With this 4K-video I present you the Longines Heritage Military Marine Nationale watch. It is the reimagining of a Longines watch sold in 1947 to the French Navy. The original reference 5774, powered by the Longines manual Calibre 12.68N, had a diameter of 33,5 mm. The 2020/2021-edition, powered by the Longines automatic Calibre L888.5 and equipped with a silicon hairspring, now measures 38,5 mm.

CASE: Stainless steel
GLASS: Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, with several layers of anti-reflective coating on the underside
DIMENSION: Ø 38.50 mm
LUG-to-LUG Distance: 49 mm
THICKNESS: 12.30 mm
WEIGHT: 72 grams

DIAL: beige?/yellow?
HOUR MARKERS: Painted Arabic numerals
HANDS: Blued steel hands (Super-LumiNova)

CALIBRE: L888.5 (ETA A31.L11) with silicon hairspring (not COSC certified)
Self winding mechanical movement 25.200 A/h (= 3,5 Hz), 64 hours of power reserve
Hours, minutes, seconds

STRAP: leather with pin buckle

PRICE: 1900 Euro including 20 % VAT