*T-TOUCH IIUser’s ManualAcknowledgementsWe would like to thank you for choosing a TISSOTwatch, a Swiss brand among the most highly renownedin the world. Your T-TOUCH watch has the most recenttechnical innovations. It gives you a constant analoguetime display and a variety of digital displays.In addition, the following functions can be accessedsimply by touching the glass: Weather, Altimeter,Chronograph, Compass, Alarm and Thermometer.w ww. ti ss o t .c h1/12146 EN


T-TOUCH II*FUNCTIONS2nd function1st function1st function ACTIVATETOUCHSENSITIVEGLASS27ACTIVATELIGHT-Water resistance:100 m / 330 ftTime TTime T2Alarm 2R Relative pressureA Absolute pressureActive touch-sensitive glassBattery type: button-type lithiummanganese dioxide primarybattery cell.Activate touch-sensitive glass / Activate light27KCENTRE – Date4CHRONO – ChronographCENTRE – Time 14COMPASS – Compass10CENTRE – Time 24COMPASS – Calibration10CENTRE – Options5ALARM – Alarm 111METEO – Weather, relative pressure7ALARM – Alarm 211METEO – Weather, absolute pressure7THERMO – Thermometer12ALTIMETER – Altimeter8w ww. ti ss o t .c h3/129146 EN

T-TOUCH II*GENERAL USER INFORMATIONActivating the touchsensitive glassActivating the lightSetting modeDisplay modeActivate the glass2 sec.1 sec.2 sec.The display light will stay onfor 5 seconds.Date display Default displaySelect a functionWhen the glass is activated, thesymbol will flash on the digitaldisplay.Time 1 display: TorIf the glass is not touched, it willautomatically deactivate after15 seconds.Time 2 display: T2: move display and/or handException: In compass mode,the glass will deactivate after30 seconds.position forwardTouch one of the 7 touch-sensitive areasof the glass to activate thecorresponding function.: move display and/or handOptions Displayposition backwardIf no manipulation for10 seconds, the setting modeis deactivated.Return toDate displaySETTING TIMES T & T2Pressing and holdingorwill move the hands forward or backward. After a full revolution, the minutes hand will stop and the hourhand advances/reverses in steps of one hour. Time T2 is set in steps of 15 minutes.2 sec.1 sec.ora)Time T or T2 display(example: T)Activate glass: forward 1 min.: back 1 min.(hands and display)Setting modeb)Validate settinga) The seconds restart at zerob) The seconds continueSETTING DATEThe calendar is perpetual, i.e. the number of days per month is predefined. In continuous setting, the days scroll past slowly at first, and thenquicker. After a full month, the calendar scrolls in months, and then likewise in years.2 sec.1 sec.Activate glassw ww. ti ss o t .c horDate displaySetting mode4/12: forward one day: back one dayorValidate setting146 EN

T-TOUCH II*READING OPTIONS1 sec.Activate glassOptions display(see page 4)Switch to sub-menus:Units displayClimate zone displayBack to units displayAt any time: exit sub-menu– back to date displayBeep displayAutomatic switch to standbymode after 5 secondsBeep every secondSETTING UNITS2 sec.orUnits displaySetting modeSelect mode 12/24 hours –in 12 hour mode, the letterA (AM) or P (PM) appearsbetween minutes and seconds when setting the timeSelect Mode"º C / m" or "º F / ft"Validate setting.Selecting 12 hour modedisplays the date in the format12.27.2007 (month, day, year),and 24 hour mode in the format27.12.2007 (day, month, year).SETTING BEEP2 sec.orBeep displayw ww. ti ss o t .c hSetting modeActivated on ,Deactivated off5/12orDeactivating the soundsilences adjustment beepsbut not the alarms.Validate setting146 EN

T-TOUCH II*SETTING STANDBYStandby mode is a battery economy mode. All the functions are deactivated, with only the time & date counters updated.This mode economises the battery when the watch is not being worn.a) The watch is in standbyBack to time & date modeAutomatic switch to standbymode after 10 secondsBeep every secondorb)/ : stop the count,the watch does not switch to standby modeBack to time & date modeSETTING HEMISPHERE AND CLIMATE ZONETo get the best from the altimeter function, it is possible to adjust thehemisphere and climate zone to your geographic location. Select yourclimate zone according to the simplified Koeppen climate classification(see illustration on right).If the watch is not set ("No Set"), the standard atmosphere model is used: settemperature at sea level 15 C, mean pressure at sea level: 1013.25 hPaNSPolarTemperateAridTropicalMediterranean2 sec.orClimate zone displayw ww. ti ss o t .c hSetting modeSelect hemisphere:North North,South Southnot set not set6/12Set the local climate:T temperate;M Mediterranean;A arid;tr tropical;P polarValidate setting146 EN

T-TOUCH II*SETTING SYNCHRONISATIONThe watch needs to be synchronised if the watch hands do not display the same time as the digital display,or if they are not correctly superimposed when accessing the functions.The watch is desynchronised when its electric motor’s mechanism is disturbed due to heavy impacts forexample.N.B.: The glass must be active to access the synchronisation mode. Synchronised Desynchronisedor5 sec.Units displaySynchronisationsetting modeorororPosition the hour handat 12 o'clockValidate settingPosition the minuteshand at 12 o'clockValidate settingReturn to Time TmodeThe hands should beperfectlysuperimposed in the12 o'clock positionWEATHERIn weather mode, the hands are superimposed to indicate the weather trend.1 sec.Relative pressure display in hPaActivate glassAbsolute pressure display in hPaSETTING RELATIVE PRESSURE PRESETTINGSetting this pressure changes the altitude displayed. The possible relative pressure is deliberately limited between 950 hPa and 1100 hPa.2 sec.oror1005hPARSetting modew ww. ti ss o t .c h: up one hectopascal: down one hectopascal7/12Validate setting146 EN

T-TOUCH II*GLOSSARY WEATHERDescription of functionIn weather mode, the hands are superimposed toindicate the weather trend.ExplanationsWeather changes are related to variations in atmospheric pressure. When atmospheric pressureincreases the sky clears. The area is then referredto as a "high pressure" area or "anticyclone" (A).When atmospheric pressure decreases the skyclouds over. The area is then referred to as a "lowpressure" area or "depression" (D). The T-TOUCHmeasures these pressure variations and indicatesthe weather trend with the hands, which canadopt the following 7 positions according to the weather developments:- 6’:- 4’:Big pressure drop, rapid deteriorationModerate pressure drop,probable deterioration- 2’:Small pressure drop,probable slight deterioration12 o'clock: No notable weather change 2’:Slight pressure rise,probable slight improvement 4’:Moderate pressure rise,probable improvement 6’:Big pressure rise,rapid improvementThe T-TOUCH program takes account of atmospheric pressure variation overthe last 6 hours to calculate the trend to indicate. Furthermore, the pressurevariation caused by a rapid change in altitude is detected by the watch andcompensated for automatically. So it only has a minimal impact on the barometric trend.The T-TOUCH digital display indicates theabsolute and relative atmospheric pressurevalues in hectoPascals [hPa]. Absolute atmospheric pressure is the actual pressure at thetime and place of measurement, and cannotbe altered. Relative pressure is a value relative to sea level, based on local absolute atmospheric pressure . Barometers and weathercharts show relative pressure values. The relative pressure value depends onthe climate zone set, and can be preset on the watch. The relative pressurepresetting is in line with the altitude.Characteristics of functionMeasurement range: absolute pressure: 300 hPa to 1100 hParelative pressure: 950 hPa to 1100 hPaAccuracy:absolute pressure: 3 hParelative pressure: varies with altimeterResolution:1 hPaUnit conversion:1 hectoPascal [hPa] 1 millibar [mb]ALTIMETERThe altitude is displayed on the digital screen for 4 hours continuously. After 4 hours, the altimeter mode is deactivated, and the date isdisplayed.1 sec.Activate glassAltitude displaySETTING ALTITUDE PRESETTING2 sec.orAltitude displayw ww. ti ss o t .c h: up 1 m or 3 ft: down 1 m or 3 ftSetting mode8/12orValidate setting146 EN

T-TOUCH II*Description of functionIn altimeter mode, your T-TOUCH becomes a barometric altimeter, displaying the altitude relative tomean sea level.1:9GLOSSARY ALTIMETER2000m1500mExplanationsThis is a barometric instrument, which calculatesthe altitudeas a function of absolute pressureAttention!(atmospheric). As the altitude rises, pressuredrops, and vice versa. So the altimeter measuresthe difference between absolute pressure (atmospheric) and relative pressure (relative to sea level) to display the altitude. YourT-TOUCH is temperature compensated, and you can adjust your geographiclocation (hemisphere and climate zone). The altitude displayed is therefore corrected automatically.540 m540 m1000m500m0mP pressionNote 1: "Presetting" an altimeter means setting the actual altitude of a knownpoint (see presetting procedure on page 8). The actual altitude values are indicated on various media: signposts, contour linesand spot heights on maps. The altitude "presetting" is in line with relative atmospheric pressure.Note 2: In an airliner, since the cabin is pressurised, your altimeter will not indicate an accuratealtitude.Note 3: To optimise the accuracy of your altimeter, you are advised to select the climate zone, see page 6.Characteristics of functionMeasurement rangeAltimeter resolution– 400 m to 9000 m1m1 metre [m] 3.281 feet [ft]Unit conversionNB!– 1333 ft to 30,000 ft3 ft1 foot [ft] 0.305 metres [m]Due to the use of pressure to calculate altitude, the altimeter is sensitive tovariations in atmospheric pressure in weather changes. It is not uncommonto observe altitude differences of 100 m in a night. So the value displayedmay vary without the altitude having actually changed.780 m540 m540 m4473 m4000M4473 m4478M4473 m5000MWeather change pressure variation displayed altitude lution: 1/100 sec / Measurement range: 99 hrs 59’59’’ and 99/100 sec0.00.000027.12.07Activate glassChrono displayStart chronoStop chrono0.01.1 6 340.01.16 34Split (partial .00000.00.0000Start chronow ww. ti ss o t .c ha) Flashing stop with partialtime displayed, and chronorunning in backgroundb) Restart the chronocounting the elapsed timeStop chronoReset chrono9/1213h4657146 EN

T-TOUCH II*COMPASSThe minutes hand points to True North, factoring in the magnetic declination setting. In compass mode, the digital screen displays theangle between 12 o'clock and the minutes hand. This angle is called azimuth and is used to obtain your heading shown at 12 o’clock on theT-TOUCH.1 sec.Activate glassCompass displayUser compass calibrationBack to compassdisplaySETTING COMPASS MAGNETIC DECLINATION2 sec.oror2 E0RCompass displaySetting mode and magneticdeclination display: /- 1 degree East: /- 1 degree WestValidate settingSETTING COMPASS COMPASS CALIBRATION2 sec.CALCompassCalibration displayActivate calibration mode– glass deactivatedduring calibrationa) Calibration successful –data storedb) Calibration failed– repeat calibrationw ww. ti ss o t .c h10/12Turn the watch more than a complete revolution ona horizontal surface (e.g. a table) in an environmentfree from magnetic interference, at a rotation speedof around 30 per second.Total time: 20 seconds maximumBack to compass display146 EN

T-TOUCH II*GLOSSARY COMPASSCompassAzimuth explanationsIn compass mode, your T-TOUCH indicatesthe True North Pole, factoring in magneticdeclination.The azimuth is the horizontal angle between the direction of an object andTrue North. The azimuth is measured from north in degrees from 0 to 359 (e.g.: East 90 ). This anHeadinggle is shown in the display.Heading12 o'clock represents the heading given by the azimuth relativeto True North.Compass explanationsThe vertical lines (meridians) on the Earth converge at the True North Pole (Ng),indicating its direction. The hand of a conventional compass indicates the direction of the Magnetic North Pole (Nm). The angle(α) between these two directions Ng and Nmis known as magnetic declination. The magneticdeclination value depends on your location onEarth. Furthermore, the Magnetic North Pole isconstantly moving. So the magnetic declinationvalue also depends on the date. If the correctmagnetic declination value (for the locationand date) is set (see the setting procedure onpage 10), the minutes hand of your T-TOUCH willpoint to True North (Ng). If the magnetic declination is set to 0, your T-TOUCHwill point to Magnetic north (Nm). The magnetic declination values and datesare indicated on topographic charts, or can be found using special softwareavailable on the Internet.For Switzerland: ion.htmFor the whole world: Azimuth315oAzimuth315oNote 1For a correct indication of North, it is extremely important to hold the watchas level as possible.Note 2The compass function, like any other compass, should not be used near ametal or magnetic mass. In case of doubt, you canrecalibrate your compass.Note 3The rotating bezel, graduated from 0 to 359 , provides another method for determining the azimuth.Characteristics of functionAccuracy:Resolution: 8 2 ALARMThe 2 alarms are associated with time T. An alarm lasts 30 seconds, without repeating. When the programmed time is reached,you can stop the alarm by pressing one of the push-buttons.Stop alarmor1 sec.Activate glassorAlarm 1 displayAlarm 2 displayAlarm ringsStop alarmSETTING ALARM2 sec.or1 sec.Alarm 1 or 2 d