Tags: chronometer, Patek Philippe, silicon
Chronometer limited edition Patek Philippe Advanced Research for several years now equipped with spiral balance Spiromax, made from a material Silinvar. It does not require lubrication, does not react to temperature changes, is not affected by magnetic fields and corrosion. The use of a spiral balance ensures stability frequency vph and, ultimately, to improve the accuracy of the clock. Last year there was a spiral, for example, automatic Caliber 324 and a chronograph CH 28-520. But this company is small, she plans to transfer to silinvar all their new tools.
The birth site Oscillomax noted the presentation of a limited edition of 300 hours with the mechanisms of Caliber 240 Q Si. All three of these gauges are present and can be seen – through the sapphire cover automatic chronograph Ref. 5550P, who became the first receptacle for innovative site. Hours complicated perpetual calendar, power reserve of 70 hours.
Tags: Chopard, chronometer
In a new series hours Chopard L.U.C. XP Urushi traditional Japanese art mingled with the skill of Swiss watchmakers.
Working on the clock, the company cooperated with Kiichiro Masumura – in Japan, this master is considered one of the nation’s treasures. Along with him Chopard watchmakers have created ultrathin timepieces with unique dials in the technique Urush. This has no analogues in the world of paint, made from the sap of the tree of the same name. It is collected in very small quantities once a year. The resin is stored for 3 to 5 years before its start processing into paint.
On the chronometer shows the main elements of the universe on which the Chinese philosophy. Five of legendary creatures – a dragon with a blue horn, Phoenix, the mythical Japanese lion with scales (Qilin) in the moonlight, a tiger and Genbu (a cross between snakes and turtles) correspond to the five elements – wood, fire, earth, metal and water. On three dials are depicted peacock, fish, and jungle.
Tags: Breitling, chronograph, Swiss watch
At the end of April in Germany, the Swiss watch brand Breitling announced his desire to fund a project preparing to fly one of the three remaining aircraft in the world Breitling Super Constellation, also announced the release of limited edition of the legendary chronograph Navitimer Super Constellation.
Model has a round stainless steel case with a diameter of 42 mm, on the back cover is engraved silhouette of the aircraft, as well as its main technical parameters and characteristics. Black dial, hands and hour indexes – are white. The model is equipped with an automatic mechanism Breitling 23.