IWC - IW5010-07

Big Pilot Tribute to 5002 / Safari

Brand: IWC
Family: Big Pilot
Reference: IW5010-07 (aka: IW501007, Safari)
Name: Big Pilot Tribute to 5002 / Safari
Produced: 2017
Limited: Yes, 100 units


Material: Titanium
Glass: Sapphire
Back: Closed
Shape: Round
Diameter: 46.20 mm
Height: 15.40 mm
Lug Width: 22.00 mm
W/R: 60.00 m


Color: Black
Indexes: Arabic Numerals
Hands: Alpha
IW5010-07 : IWC Big Pilot Tribute to 5002 / Safari

Price in euro


The IWC Big Pilot reference IW5010-07 'Safari' was introduced in late 2017. It features a matte titanium case and a dial inspired by the original 5002-generation Big Pilot. It is fitted with a buffalo leather strap.

It first appeared in early June on the Instagram page of IWC CEO Chris Grainger-Herr as a one-off, but the positive reception made IWC put it into [limited] production. It was dubbed 'Safari' after Mr. Grainger-Herr took it with on vacation to the Kruger Park.


The caliber 52000 family, launched in 2015, is IWC's new generation of 7-day Automatic movements. Compared to the predecessors, the Pellaton winding has been updated and the power is now stored in not one, but two barrels. Ref. 52110 is the one used in the Big Pilot it features central seconds, a power reserve indicator and the date.

Base: IWC 52010
Diameter:38.20 mm
Reserve:168 h
Frequency:28800 bph
Time:Hours, Minutes, Seconds
Additionals:Power Reserve Indicator

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