Thursday, May 17, 2007

Audemars Piguet Millenary MC12 Tourbillon and chronograph

Reference: 26069PT.OO.D028CR.01. Movement: Caliber: 2884, hand-wound with twin barrel and tourbillon. Carbon mainplate. Anodised aluminium bridges. Total diameter: 38.40 x 33.40 mm. Caging diameter: 37.40 x 32.40 mm. Thickness: 9.67 mm. 30 jewels. 336 parts. Up to 237-hour power reserve. Cadence of the balance: 21,600 vibrations per hour. Finishing: all parts finished by hand. Functions: Hours, minutes. Chronograph. Power-reserve indication.
Case. 950 platinum. Diameter: 47 mm. Transparent sapphire crystal caseback. Water resistance: 20 m. Dial: Openworked to reveal the movement, with carbon 30-minute counter at 12 o’clock, pearly and blue paintings identical to those of the Maserati MC12 car. Gold applied Maserati trident. Blued and luminescent hands; red centre seconds hand. Strap: Hand-sewn leather large square-scale blue crocodile leather with 950 platinum AP folding clasp. Limited edition of 150.