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Watch Case Water Resistance Rating

Panerai Water Resistance Ratings

Here is the water resistance rating explained. As a 30m water resistant watch does not mean that it can be used for swimming. It means that the watch can withstand the pressure of 30m of water. Below are all the corresponding ratings for all the Panerai watches and what the rating means it is capable of.

Metres Usage
30 Will withstand splashes or brief emersion in water, but is not suitable for swimming.
50 Suitable for swimming.
100 Suitable for swimming and snorkeling.
200 Suitable for snorkeling.
300 Suitable for diving.
1000 Suitable for deep diving.
2500 Suitable for transforming yourself into a submarine!.