I own one of these and the tubes are very bright in darkness. The 46mm came and it seemed too large on my wrist so I ordered the 42mm after, the seller offered a 30day money back satisfaction guarantee so I’ll be sending the 46mm back. Just to update folks, I like my Lucciola so much that I accidentally bought the black IP one to go with it. Here it is on my puny 6″ wrists. The dial set up on this watch is very nice. Sottomarino Lucciola 42mm, plus pics and video Just another quick update – as I mentioned above, I like my Sotto so much I got a second one in black IP. The crown on the 42mm is shorter and has better ‘crown protection’ on the case which makes it much more comfortable than the 46 which digs into the back of my hand when I bend my wrist back. Sponsored Links Remove Advertisements.
I own one of these and the tubes are very bright in darkness. Thanks again for taking the time to share your thoughts on your new watch. Results 1 to 10 of I like the 42mm case a lot better. In order to be able to post messages on the Watch Freeks forums, you must first register. The crown came as a bit of a surprise since it is not, to my knowledge, mentioned anywhere in Sottomarino’s promotional materials for the watch.
At this price luccoila crystal inclusion is a crazy awesome price. Back to home page. I was pleasantly surprised to see they added a 42mm version of the Lucciola.
It’s heavy enough to give the impression of a solid, high-quality build, but not so heavy as to feel like a drag on tritikm wrist. Spaceview posted a lot about these watches earlier this year.
NineFacelinggorcygnus atratus and 2 others like this. I ordered the 46mm because the bezel is more of a ‘coin edge’. If Ben didn’t inform me this was a miyota movement trait I would have returned both watches. Page 1 of 2. Sottomarino Lucciola 42mm, plus pics and video. The rotating mechanism on mine must be flawed, or dirty, or something, because aatch rotates easily halfway, then becomes much more difficult, then becomes easy again see the video.
I jumped on the yellow one and really like it! The overall heft and feel of the watch is nice. The two features that add real value to the watch, in my opinion, are the sapphire crystal and the tritium illumination system.
It was soytomarino as new, but was a demo with some desk diving and scratches. Looks great on the Sottomzrino.
Sottomarino, Lucciola SM30004-A Tritium Tube Watch, REDUCED again!
The 42 sides are angled sharper and the 46 is angled flatter. This listing has ended. Overall Im very pleased with my purchase and the seller, precisiontimeco has been good so far. The watch is marked as m WR. Here it is with its older bro: Watchuseek recommends Chrono24the largest watch marketplace on the Internet. Just to update folks, I like my Lucciola so much that I accidentally bought the black IP one to go with it.
Really like the simple design, mixed with exciting twists like how the tubes are attached to the chapter ring like this.
Sottomarino ITALIA LUCCIOLA 100m Stainless Steel Tritium Sapphire Dive Watch
Its not a huge deal. This is a nice tritium tube watch with a sapphire crystal, screw down wathc back and crown, signed crown and double push button safety clasp. Help Forgot your password? First, a note about Sottomarino Italia: The movement is described as a lower end Japanese Miyota movement in the information I’ve read. I have tiny wrists so I went for the 42mm, but it also comes in a 46mm case size with slightly different color options.
Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links. Seems like yet another excellent find here with this one.
I wish the orange marker version was made in a 42mm case size. The bracelet watchh end links are solid, and it has a sapphire crystal. Do they look that much different in person and does this bother you?
But like his the minute hands will move slightly when watch is tilted. The tubes are bright and light just as good as anymore expensivewatch with tubes does.
Skip to main content. The tritium tubes are likely the inspiration for the Lucciola’s name – “firefly” in Italian. It has T25 tritium tubes. See full item description. All in all a good watch for the money. I’m not saying the watch is “perfect” but a decent tritium watch for the money and another option that’s out there for all of us watch crazy folks outhere.: Yes, I find the Deep Blue to be big. The watch doesn’t feel cheap or gimmicky in the slightest.
You have any photos?
Sottomarino ITALIA LUCCIOLA m Stainless Steel Tritium Sapphire Dive Watch | eBay
This is supposedly a limited time offer. It wears pretty similar to a Seiko Monster. And, yes – all the tritium tubes are green.
Also, from what I can tell searching on the internet, these are the MB Microtech tubes. Note that passwords are case-sensitive. I’m not sure how the IP will hold up but I definitely like the blackout look. Oakland, California, United States.
Since you have both and a small wrist like mine, do you find the Deep Blue to be too big?