Monday, January 29, 2007

F.P.Journe Sonnerie Souveraine

MOVEMENT: Calibre 1505. Manually wound. Gold baseplate and bridges. 40 jewels. Overall diameter: 35.80mm. Casing diameter: 35.00mm. Frame height: 6.25mm. Overall height: 7.80mm. Height of stem axis: 3.41mm. Functions: Hours and minutes, off-centre. Small seconds at 6 o'clock. Power reserve. Strike mode selection. Striking hammers. SOUND INDICATIONS: Grand strike, small strike on the quarters in passing. Strike silent. Minute-repeater on demand. CASE: Steel. Diameter: 42.00mm. Overall height : 12.25mm


Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Dubey & Schaldenbrand Spiral-Verso VIP

Movement: Chronograph 3 counters with triple date and moon phase. Self-winding mechanical movement from Dubey & Schaldenbrand. Chronometer-quality escapement, stop second. Finish: Hand-engraved decorated movement gold finish. Skeletonized rotor, blued-steel screws. Frequency: 28,800 vibrations per hour. Jewels: 25 / Incabloc. Power Reserve: 48 hours. Functions: Hours, minutes, subsidiary seconds, 24 hours hand, chronograph, day, date, month and moon phase. Dial: Brossé with 6 blued half spheres set on a brushed dial. Hands: "Losanges diamantes" with Super-Luminova. Chronograph hand with vintage spiral. Case: Polished 316L surgical stainless steel, mobile lugs. Blue set crown. Dimensions: 41 x 47.5 mm, Height: 15.5 mm. Watch crystal: Anti-reflective sapphire crystal domed on top and on the bottom. Water resistance to 30 meters. Band: Royal Galuchat (24 mm special cut). Dimensions: 20 mm stainless steel bracelet. Buckle: 16 mm tang or deployant. Special features: Crown on left side. Revolutionary flying case.


Monday, January 22, 2007

Daniel Roth Tourbillon 8-days Power Reserve

From the Masters Grandes Complications collection, the Tourbillon 8-days Power Reserve features a DR720 caliber, Daniel Roth hand-decorated Tourbillon manual movement with a 3-hands second It is entirely developed and manufactured by Daniel Roth and offers an exceptional 200 hours (8 days) power-reserve. It is housed in a 41 x 38 mm pink gold flip-over case at 12 o’clock, with the tourbillon bridge visible at six o’clock on both faces. The dial is in guilloché 18K pink gold and enamel, circled with a red gold ring. The second dial displaying the power reserve indicator as well as the date. This exceptional timepiece is presented on a hand-stitched cognac alligator strap with pink gold buckle. It is water-resistant to 3 atm.


Friday, January 19, 2007

Wednesday, January 17, 2007

MB&F Horological Machine No.1

Movement: Raised central one-minute tourbillon, separate hours and minutes, 7-day power reserve. Balance oscillating at 28,800 bph. Automatic winding. Four mainspring barrels in parallel. Number of jewels: 81 (all functional). Number of parts: 376 (including jewels). Functions: Hours and minutes on separate dials, power reserve indicator, tourbillon. Case: Available in either 18ct white gold or 18ct red gold. Dimensions: length 64mm, width 49mm, height 14mm. Water resistant to 30 meters (3 ATM). Sapphire crystals: Dial side with anti-reflective treatment on both faces, display back with anti-reflective treatment on single face. Dial: Available in either silver/ruthenium (silver) or ruthenium/silver (dark grey). Straps & Buckles: Black hand-stitched alligator with 18 carat gold custom designed deployment buckle. Brown hand-stitched alligator with 18 carat gold tang buckle.


Friday, January 12, 2007

The "Vintage Serie"
Panerai Luminor Submersible

Ref. OP 6566. Made in a limited edition of 500 pieces in 2001. Three-body case, polished and brushed, screwed-down engraved case back, graduated uni-directional revolving bezel, winding crown with security lever, sapphire crystal with "cyclops" lens. Dial: Grey with luminous Arabic numerals and dot indexes, subsidiary seconds. Dial at 9, aperture for the date. Luminous steel "bâton" hands. Movement: Caliber OP III (base 7750 P1), rhodium-plated, "oeil-de-perdrix" and special "Panerai" decoration, 21 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, self-compensating flat balance-spring, micrometer regulator. Dim. 44 x 44 mm. Thickness 16 mm. Approx. Overall length 190 mm.

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Thursday, January 11, 2007

Corum Classical Tourbillon Midnight

Movement: Mechanical: CO-372, maximum 90-hour power-reserve. Movement sculpted in sapphire with serial number engraved on it. Functions: Hour, minutes. Case: Diameter: 42 mm. 950 platinum. Screw-in sapphire back. Dial: hands, Enameled 18 karat gold bezel ring with hand-engraved “grand feu” enameled Roman numerals. Open worked white gold hour and minute hands. Crystal: Sapphire. crown: 18 karat gold, raised CORUM key. Strap: Full grain crocodile leather with 18 karat white gold folding clasp personalized with the CORUM key. Limited edition of 25 pieces.


Monday, January 08, 2007

Concord Mariner Réveil

Movement: 31-jewel La Joux-Perret Caliber 5820 automatic movement with alarm and moon phase. 45-hour power reserve. Custom engraving. Dial: Black dial with rose gold applied triangular markers and Arabic numerals at 12 and 6 o’clock. Moon phase disc between 3 and 4 o’clock;date subdial between 10 and 11 o’clock. Four rose gold alpha hands:hour, minute, seconds and alarm. Case: 18K rose gold case with 12-sided bezel. Time crowns at 2 and 4 o’clock; pushers at 3 and 10 o’clock.Scratch-resistant anti-reflective sapphire crystal over dial and case back. Water resistant to 30m. Strap: Genuine black alligator strap with rose gold deployment clasp.


Friday, January 05, 2007

Linde Werdelin Biformeter Two Timer

The BIFORMETER concept is based on the idea of combining the very best of mechanical watch making with a cutting-edge sports instrument. The instrument can be attached to the BIFORMETER wristwatch quickly and, most importantly, securely with a double power arm locking mechanism. It is then possible to have an elegant, distinctive watch and a professional sport instrument without having to compromise on functionality, precision or design.
Steel watch: Waterproof to 300 meters. Watch case made of stainless steel 316L. Double anti reflex sapphire glass. Screw-down crown. Screw-in back case in anodized aluminum. Automatic mechanical ETA 2892-2 élaboré personalized for Linde Werdelin. 42 hour power reserve.

Instrument: Solid aluminum (anodized). Scratch proof mineral crystal. Full graphical 128x128 pixels with 4 tones of gray LCD with EL back light. Water resistant to 30 meters. Operates under extreme temperatures (-20°C up to 60°C) and up to 9,000 feet.


Wednesday, January 03, 2007

Voltime Meta XL

Flyometric Module
Chronograph D/D 4500 on ETA 2892-A2 11 1/2''' movement. 49 jewels. Self-winding mechanism with ball bearing. "Côtes de Genève" engraved heavy metal oscillating weight. 28'800 vibrations per hour (4Hz). Total running time: 40 to 44 h. Stainless steel module. Stainless steel base and bracelet

Triometric Module
D/D 14070 complication on ETA 2892-A2 11 1/2''' movement. 25 jewels. Self-winding mechanism with ball bearing. "Côtes de Genève" engraved heavy metal oscillating weight. 28'800 vibrations per hour (4Hz). Total running time: 40 to 44 h. Stainless steel module. Stainless steel base and bracelet

Stainless Steel Base
Voltime's exclusive metal bracelets are built with thick, solid links repeating the line of the two push-buttons which extract the module. This technical masterpiece features a spring-loaded clasp, coated screws with micro particles that are released when the screw turns, thus allowing multiple adjustment.