In many fields, the military cause has always played a vanguard role. Military innovations are often used in people’s lives, such as the Internet, GPS, and even the first commercial jet aircraft. Dassault Aviation connects advanced technologies between the civilian and military sectors and masters unparalleled top-notch technology. Bell & Ross and Dassault Aircraft have the same enthusiasm for the aviation industry, and this enthusiasm has become a guide for both companies to create. In 2013, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Falcon business jet, BELL & ROSS paid tribute to the civil aviation industry in the 1960s with Vintage Falcon models. In the same year, the two companies joined forces again to commemorate the most successful multi-purpose fighter on the market: the Rafale.
The BR 03-94 Rafale is also known as the fighter of the same name for its versatility. The BR 03-94 Rafale can be worn in any daily activity, but also for test pilots, fighter pilots, and any ordinary person.
Marcel. ‘If the plane looks good, it must fly well,’ Marcel Dassault often said. BELL & ROSS adheres to this motto and applies this concept: no matter how delicate an item is, it can’t be more perfect than letting it show its original intention. BELL & ROSS imitated Rafale’s BR 03-94 Rafale watch, celebrating this invincible aircraft.
RAFALE: Multipurpose fighter with multiple technologies
In the mid-1980s, when the Rafale program was still in its infancy, the French Air Force and the Navy stated that they needed to replace seven different types of fighter aircraft with a multipurpose aircraft. Rafale was born.
This high-tech fighter entered service with the French Navy and the Air Force in 2004 and 2006, respectively, and successfully completed missions previously accomplished by several aircraft: air defense and suppression, bombing, long-range air strikes, anti-ship operations, reconnaissance, nuclear deterrence and fighter Refueling between the air. This ‘multi-purpose’ fighter can perform multiple missions in a single mission, such as conducting air strikes and air-to-air operations simultaneously, and even launching long-range air-to-air missiles in low-altitude attacks. Rafale is also ‘interoperable’ and plays a role in joint operations with allies through common technical standards and procedures.
BELL & ROSS imitates Rafale’s BR 03-94 Rafale watch to celebrate the invincible aircraft
The shape of Rafale is based on the aerodynamic design of a triangular wing with a front wing (a small wing at the front of the fuselage) that gives the aircraft excellent flexibility. The cockpit is equipped with a fully digital automatic flight control system to ensure maximum safety and operational flexibility, making pilot operations easier. The attack and navigation system enables it to perform terrain tracking in an automatic mode and stealth flight, with ‘super high survival rates’ in enemy airspace. In addition, the shape of the fuselage and the composite materials used make Rafale difficult to capture by the radar. Rafale is equipped with Safran thrusters and is equipped with two Snecma M88-4 afterburning turbofan engines. Each engine can provide 5 tons of propulsion when dry and 7.5 tons of propulsion when afterburning. The maximum speed of the aircraft can reach Mach 1.8. At no load, the aircraft weighs only 10 tons and its internal fuel tank capacity is 4.7 tons of kerosene. The aircraft’s external load capacity is as high as 9.5 tons (14 load points), making it the only fighter in the world capable of carrying nearly 1.5 times its own weight!
Equipped with Thales’ RBE2 active electronic scanning array radar, the aircraft can ‘see’ anywhere. It can also carry multiple missiles of different shapes at the same time, which is why this aircraft is called ‘multipurpose’. There are currently three Rafale models, all of which are based on the same rack and weapon system: single-seat (Rafale C) and two-seat (Rafale B) models can all take off from land bases, and another single-seat model (Rafale M) The landing gear and brake hooks have been strengthened to take off from the aircraft carrier. 90% of the three models have the same parts. Moderate size, extraordinary power, outstanding agility and outstanding stealth capabilities-Rafale is the technology of Dassault Aircraft and the 500 companies involved in the project.
Innovative fighter and unique chronograph
In the process of exploring the perfect and practical watch, engineers, watchmakers, designers and professional pilots use their experience in the military and aviation fields to leverage their strengths and come up with an original concept: an instrument watch. Because aeronautical instrumentation is an absolute benchmark in terms of legibility, reliability and performance, BR 03 uses the same basic design principles as cockpit timepieces. As a practical watch tailor-made for professionals, it vividly demonstrates BELL & ROSS’s ‘form must serve function’ philosophy.
High-tech ceramic case
Like Rafale, which uses innovative high-performance materials, the BR 03-94 Ra-fale watch case is made of ceramic. This material has an unassailable position in the aviation industry, and its applications include manufacturing parts that are resistant to high temperatures, acids, corrosion and erosion. High-tech ceramics are also used in the design of heat shields and rocket heads. Ceramic is an ultra-strong material that is close to diamond in hardness and generally does not change color after dyeing. Ceramics are also lighter than steel, less prone to allergies, and temperature-controlling, making them more comfortable for the wearer.
BR 03-94 Rafale watch with BR-CAL.301 self-winding mechanical movement, limited edition of 500 pieces
In order to create the BR 03-94 ceramic watch, the designers of Bell & Ross had to rethink the already complicated case structure. Therefore, the heart of BR 03-94 is its movement and stainless steel case, all parts are protected by ceramic cover, front cover and bottom cover. The eight screws exposed outside the ceramic case are practical. They secure the entire watch together like a clip, ensuring the case’s integrity and water resistance. BELL & ROSS designers have also modified the shape and proportions of the entire watch. The final result is not disappointed: strong, dynamic, confident, and masculine.
Chronograph with RAFALE body color
The BR 03-94 Rafale precision case is equipped with a self-winding mechanical chronograph movement, and its reliability has been repeatedly tested. As a basic tool for measuring short time in aircraft navigation system, chronograph is one of the main devices on the aircraft. The BR 03-94 Rafale uses the unique design features of this classic fighter, with a distinct personality at a glance. The stealthy dark-black ceramic case references the anti-reflective color of the aircraft’s cockpit dashboard. The dial is in Rafale’s unique color: camouflage gray. The font of the numbers subtly echoes the registration number on the fuselage. The hands of the chronograph function have a bright orange needle tip (in the aviation industry, this color is used for basic functions and test flights), ensuring excellent legibility. The tachymeter scale is on the flange, and the word “tachymeter” also uses bright orange. The last detail is the small seconds hand at 6 o’clock to assist the chronograph, imitating the unique outline of the fighter. The BR 03-94 watch comes with a black natural rubber strap.
The essence of RAFALE watches
This year, BELL & ROSS celebrated the infamous Rafale fighter with a chronograph. The watch reflects the various characteristics of the fighter in many ways. Serving highly functional shapes and colors, innovative high-performance materials, clear and easy-to-read dials, and highly sophisticated movements, BELL & ROSS is incorporated in the BR 03-94 Rafale watch
Find a dress watch that can be worn in daily life. First of all, its design must be simple and suitable for any occasion. Secondly, the size should not be too large, and it is best for most people’s wrists. Finally, no matter from the quality of the movement or from the historical origin of the brand, it needs to have certain strength. This year, Audemars Piguet launched a new series of CODE 11.59, which met all the conditions I said above, and based on this, brought us more surprises. (Model: 15210BC.OO.A321CR.01)
Audemars Piguet CODE 11.59 series blue dial large three-hand self-winding watch with a case diameter of 41 mm. This size setting makes this watch suitable for both men and women. At the same time, the design of the octagonal and circular fusion of the case also makes this series stand out from ordinary round case watches.
The 18K white gold case with the dark blue lacquered dial makes it more gentlemanlike. The lacquered surface with more than 8 layers makes the dial have more brightness and color than the traditional lacquered dial, and the look and feel is closer to a higher level enamel dial. . The watch’s mirror uses a specially designed curved mirror, which perfectly blends the curve of the watch with the ultra-thin bezel.
The Arabic numerals and hands are made of 18K white gold. It is worth mentioning that the Audemars Piguet logo at the 12 o’clock position of the dial is 12.5 mm in length, and each letter is accumulated in 24K solid gold, similar to the 3D printing. Made by chemical plating deposition process.
A date display window between 4 and 5 o’clock
The crown is also made of 18K white gold and is made of non-slip texture, which is not easy to slip when adjusting the time
The round case is embedded with an octagonal middle piece. The top of the hollowed-out lug is fixed to the ultra-thin bezel by welding. The bottom of the lug cleverly forms a perfect connection with the case back. The bezel, lugs and case are brushed satin, chamfered and polished. The case thickness is 10.7 mm, which can be easily tucked into the cuffs of a shirt.
The inner surface is dome-shaped, and the straight line from the dial 6 o’clock to 12 o’clock is symmetrically arc-shaped. The blue dial with the hand-stitched blue ‘square check’ alligator leather strap is elegant and restrained.
The 18K white gold pin buckle, the strap and the hollow lugs are integrated into one design, highlighting the complex structure of the case and the exquisite hand-finished finish.
Comes with a hand-stitched ‘Square Check’ dark blue alligator strap
It is equipped with Calibre 4302 self-winding self-produced movement. This movement is assembled from 257 parts. It uses a specially designed 22K solid gold automatic rotor and is decorated with special patterns. Not only that, the frequency of this movement reaches 28,800 times per hour, which not only effectively improves the stability but also guarantees the accuracy of the watch’s running time. The movement can provide a power reserve of at least 70 hours when full.
In order to evaluate the movement and time of this watch more objectively, we also tested its relevant parameters under professional instruments. You can see that its daily rate fluctuates between 1-2 seconds. For a movement with a 70-hour long power reserve, the error rate remains between normal levels.
Summary: Audemars Piguet CODE 11.59 series blue dial big three-hand automatic winding watch with both movement quality, appearance and brand advantages. The domestic price is 199,000 yuan. For friends who want to highlight their temperament, suitable for everyday and formal occasions, Audemars Piguet CODE 11.59 series gives them more choices....
The ever-popular white is the favorite of watchmaking industry; the pure, unique color of white, with exquisite and delicate craftsmanship, sets off the timeless classic charm of the watch; in color marketing Whether it is based on white as the keynote or as a supporting role, it is also the most natural and calm visual image. With its 100% watchmaking process, ROGER DUBUIS can fully support the concept at design time and launch ‘La ‘Monegasque chronograph’, ‘Excalibur 36mm diamond watch’ and ‘Excalibur Lady watch’ give the classic color the ultimate sense of craftsmanship, marking time as the beginning of eternal memories.
‘La Monegasque White Face Chronograph’ Purely confident top craftsmanship
ROGER DUBUIS’s La Monegasque series watch, since its launch in 2010, is based on the concept of Casino, full of the imagination of luxury players (Player), the new La Monegasque chronograph, with a white dial to highlight another Pure and elegant texture, simple binocular window and three-dimensional time scale, with 1/20 second scale and high-precision column wheel mechanism, but the large device is delicate and at the same time, it shows the practicality of balanced design and function. The shield of the series of shield-shaped case provides players with a calm and self-sustaining appearance.
La Monegasque white chronograph
‘Excalibur 36mm Women’s All-Diamond Automatic Watch’ Shines Both Diamonds and Craftsmanship
Another ROGER DUBUIS women’s watch ‘Excalibur 36mm women’s full-diamond automatic watch’ with a white appeal, with a simple and natural white strap, set off the freely morphed Roman time scale and the dazzling full-diamond surface. The feminine and feminine dazzling femininity is displayed, and its interior has a 100% ROGER DUBUIS 821 self-winding movement, which symbolizes the high-quality craftsmanship. It is designed with exquisite appearance and infused with noble craftsmanship.
Excalibur 36mm Women’s Automatic Diamond Watch
Limited taste of top craftsmanship of ‘Excalibur Lady Automatic Watch’
The ‘Excalibur Lady Automatic Watch’, which is slightly larger than the ‘Excalibur 36mm Women’s Automatic Watch’, uses white characters on the brand’s well-known variant Roman numerals. ROGER DUBUIS’s variant Roman numerals have a delicate symmetrical design in the rough, ‘Excalibur 42mm Fritillary Automatic Watch’, ingeniously matches the white variant hour markers with the Fritillary dial, which is common with watch altars. The contrasting treatment method of white hour markers and dark black face plate is very interesting. It relies on the technical details of the top watchmaking. When refracted through light at different angles, the fritillary face plate reflects different brilliant luster. , The white time scale is integrated into the overall light, and it does not set off the brightness of the light with high contrast. It shows the confidence and taste of the brand and the wearer at the same time. It is limited to 188 in the world. Built with a Geneva imprinted movement symbolizing the finest watchmaking qualities.
Excalibur Lady Women’s Automatic Watch
‘La Monegasque chronograph’ Monte Carlo holiday style, confident fashion dress
ROGER DUBUIS’s new La Monegasque collection draws inspiration from the Player world and embodies the elegance and style of a Mediterranean seaside resort. La Monegasque, bathed in daylight, condenses the glamour of the resort and combines the unique charm of Monte Carlo. The bold design of the watch, combined with extremely modern lines, using a new and unique arc shape, time seems to slow down on the wrist. The new series pays more attention to detailing the effect and adopts a new and unique watch appearance, reflecting a more elegant and subtle style. The newly-launched ‘La Monegasque’ chronograph is based on the new Geneva mark rules. Not only does the movement comply with the old Geneva mark rules, but the case appearance and watch functions also meet the latest regulations.
Continue to use ‘Excalibur’ eye-catching design, the overall design focuses on personal style
The newly launched ‘Excalibur 36mm women’s full-diamond automatic watch’ is a brand intimately created for women with thinner wrists. It not only continues the eye-catching appearance design of the Excalibur series, detailed diamond setting, and meets the requirements of the latest Geneva imprint rules. Only the circulation of 88 pieces has provided this watch with a unique and distinguished exclusive taste; another ‘Excalibur Lady automatic watch for women’ still follows the trend of large-scale craftsmanship and uses Low-key top-level craftsmanship perfectly presents the wearer’s unique personal style....
Seven Years Of Light And Shadow Circulation Dating Timeless Classic – Jacques Jaeger-lecoultre And Shanghai International Film Festival Continue The Light And Shadow Legend
The 20th Shanghai International Film Festival once again joined hands with the Swiss fine watch brand Jaeger-LeCoultre, and officially began on June 17, 2017 in the long-awaited expectation. As an official partner, Jaeger-LeCoultre has joined hands with the Shanghai International Film Festival for the seventh time to continue supporting classic film restoration projects, and has organized a grand public welfare dinner at the Bund source to continue to help the Chinese film industry. Jaeger-LeCoultre with brand ambassador Zhao Wei, brand friend Jing Bairan, famous movie stars Julie Delpy, Araya Alberta Hargate (Khun Chompoo), Hui Yinghong, Luo Jin, Zhang Jingchu, Huang Xuan, Yu Nan, Zhang Xiaoquan, Gao Yixiang, Yang Youning, Wang Likun, Wang Yangming, Zhang Huiwen, Wang Yaoqing , Cao Baoping, Nikki Hsieh, Derek Tsang, Candy Wang, Tong Bing Yu, Celina Jade and other stars shined on the Jaeger-LeCoultre Shanghai International Film Festival, a timeless classic moment , Continue the legend of light and shadow.
Pan Yuliang’s biography movie ‘Soul of Painting’, released in 1994
Edge of light and shadow
Jaeger-LeCoultre has long been concerned with the art of light and shadow, has continued to pay attention to the development and growth of film culture, and has given long-term and profound support to the film industry. For a long time, Jaeger-LeCoultre strongly supports the world’s most prestigious film festivals, and has a deep bond with movies.
Mr. Geoffroy LEFEBVRE, Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Global Vice President, and Brand Ambassador Zhao Wei awarded the Rendez-Vous Moon Dating Series Moon Phase Watch Special Customized Edition
At the same time, Jaeger-LeCoultre spares no effort to support the restoration of classic film movies. Jaeger-LeCoultre joins hands with the Shanghai International Film Festival and cooperates with Bologna’s Film Restoration Laboratory, which has the reputation of “the Temple of Film Restoration,” and will continue to fund the restoration of classic movies with 4K full color technology. To play the latest restoration work for viewers. Different from the traditional “2K” repair technology, the “4K” repair technology not only improves the quality of movie preservation, but also brings a better movie viewing experience to the audience.
Jaeger-LeCoultre has subsidized and repaired more than 10 classic Chinese movies such as ‘Heroes’, ‘Unforgettable Love’ and ‘Stage Sisters’. Following ‘Out of the Window’, Jaeger-LeCoultre and the Shanghai Film Festival officially announced the next restoration work-Pan Yuliang’s biographical film ‘Soul of Painting’, released in 1994. Based on Shi Nan’s novels, this film tells the story of the famous painter Pan Yuliang, with the help of her husband, with her efforts and talents, to get rid of the sinking destiny and eventually become a generation of famous artists. In the play, the heroine Gong Li, with her skillful acting skills, vividly showed a mature female image that had transformed gorgeously after suffering. ‘Painting Soul’ is also the debut film of Ms. Zhao Wei, the brand ambassador of Jaeger-LeCoultre. Jaeger-LeCoultre hopes to revive this classic biographical movie with a new ‘4k’ restoration technology.
Glittering Stars at a Charity Dinner
During the 20th Shanghai Film Festival, Jaeger-LeCoultre invited guests from all over the world to host a charity auction dinner at One of the Bund, to enjoy the long-lasting artistic achievements, and to touch the exquisite master craftsmanship. This year, Jaeger-LeCoultre donated Rendez-Vous Moon date moon phase watch for public auction. This special custom-made women’s watch is limited to one in the world. The Roman numeral hour markers inject the gorgeous extreme craftsmanship on the lines of the era, showing the beauty of simplicity. The unique red moon phase displays the unique brilliance in the surplus. The straps of the same color set off the extraordinary charm of women’s independent enthusiasm, and also show Jaeger-LeCoultre’s sincerity in film art. The auction funds will be used in the same way as in previous years for the ‘Chinese Classic Film Restoration’ project.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Moon Dating Moon Phase Watch-Charity Dinner Auction
As an outstanding representative of Chinese filmmakers, Ms. Zhao Wei, the Jaeger-LeCoultre brand ambassador, has been working with Jaeger-LeCoultre to develop the Chinese-language films and has contributed to the Jaeger-LeCoultre dinner. On the evening of the dinner, the stars of the Bund source brightened, and the ancient building on the Bund source glowed infinitely. Jaeger-LeCoultre incorporates classic movie scenes into reality, witnessing the encounter between light and shadow art and time art, and the light and shadow interlace reproduce the classics, making people seem to return to those wonderful moments in memory.
Jaeger-LeCoultre hosts a grand charity auction dinner at One Bund Yuan, helping the development of China’s film industry
One of the Bund Charity Dinner Event
Mr. Guillain Maspétiol, Chief Executive Officer of Jaeger-LeCoultre North Asia, awarded Miss Zhao Wei, the Brand Ambassador of Honor
Guillain Maspétiol, Chief Executive Officer of Jaeger-LeCoultre North Asia, awarded Mr. Jing Boran, Jaeger-LeCoultre’s best friend, an honorary certificate
Dating myself, a meeting with great women
Jaeger-LeCoultre released the Rendez-Vous dating women’s watch series as early as the 15th Shanghai International Film Festival. This new Rendez-Vous dating series masterpiece once again shines back at the Shanghai International Film Festival, walks with light and shadow, witnesses the historical moment, continued Write a legend chapter.
The tireless exploration of women’s inner strength is a constant source of design for Jaeger-LeCoultre. The Jaeger-LeCoultre Dendez-Vous dating series is a brave expression, a woman who sincerely embraces and dated herself, is a long-standing company that can stand the test of time. As the perfect agreement between Jaeger-LeCoultre and women’s timepieces, the Rendez-Vous dating series watches bring the infinite charm of women into the flow of time, and time passes, creating eternity. It is accompanied by charming self-confidence and calmness every day.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Night & Day Large
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Night & Day Medium
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Moon Medium
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Sonatina Large
Meeting with the stars and meeting with time, the sun, moon, and stars have always been the inspiration of Jaeger-LeCoultre watchmakers and the subject of their diligent exploration. From the Rendez-Vous Day & Night date watch, to the Rendez-Vous Moon date watch, to the new 2017 Rendez-Vous Sonatina date watch, a star correction Pointing to romantic moments of dating … The watchmakers infused the infinite charm of the sun, moon, and stars into their wrists, sending out countless shining classics, and sharing this love for the heavenly stars with women intoxicated by the beauty of the universe.
‘This is a watch, a date with time, and a spiritual attitude. Jaeger-LeCoultre will continue to support the development of Chinese movies while celebrating the elegant return of the Rendez-Vous dating series.’ Mr. Le Fuheng said so. The beautiful connection between Jaeger-LeCoultre and the Film Festival continued the story of time and film art.
The stars are shining and the time is right. I meet myself and date Jaeger-LeCoultre.
The New Pinnacle Of Watch Art Tasting Jaeger-lecoultre’s Outstanding Traditional Spherical Tourbillon Master Series Commemorative Watch
In 2013, the 180th anniversary of the founding of Jaeger-LeCoultre. On this occasion, the Jaeger-LeCoultre watch factory launched the Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon 3 Jubilee. The 10th masterpiece of the Hybris Mechanica large complication series. Once again, my first impression of this watch is that it is ‘expensive’ and its price must be in the millions, but I don’t know if it is millions. Official model: 5036420
As the core work of three commemorative watches in tribute to Mr. Antoine LeCoultre, this new timepiece combines the superb technology of the Jaeger-LeCoultre watch factory with the elegant decoration bred by the long-standing watchmaking craftsmanship In one, pocket watches manufactured by the watch factory in the 19th century also gave the watches unique aesthetics.
The Jaeger-LeCoultre Tourbillon will lead a new watch experience in the 21st century. This unprecedented ball flying tourbillon uses blued gold balance and ball hairspring to show its truly outstanding performance. And another masterpiece of the Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon 3 Jubilee is the perfect combination of the precision performance of the ball tourbillon and the instantaneous digital timer. Large complication.
The watch uses a new ultra-white platinum case with a diameter of 43.4 and a thickness of 15.5 mm. The bezel and lugs are polished to create a subtle contrast to the satin-finished sides, highlighting the watch’s ultimate elegance. Water-resistant to 50 meters.
The thickness of the watch is 15.5 millimeters. Of course, the star’s tourbillon determines that the convex radian of the watch diameter is much larger than that of a normal watch. We can clearly see this from the above picture.
This watch is the tenth masterpiece of Hybrid Mechanica’s large-scale complication series. It is equipped with three independent dials to display the time, and the hour and minute dials are decorated with traditional silver-plated pearlescent luster. The new prince-like hands perfectly match the other elements that make up the timepiece. The traditional rhodium-plated sunburst dial makes the chronograph display more legible and the day / night display is stamped. The main splint is carefully forged by hand by the watchmaker in the watch factory workshop using an ancient technique.
The watch uses a sapphire crystal design, and the movement splint is presented in front of us like an artwork. At this moment, I believe no one will be impressed by the superb craftsmanship!
The watch is equipped with a black alligator strap, and the white gold folding clasp has an adjustable length device that can be adjusted to the millimeter according to changes in temperature or humidity to ensure an absolutely comfortable fit in any situation. . In fact, the perfect adjustment provided by the integrated add-on device on this folding clasp is composed of a series of complex designs and more than a hundred parts. With its high accuracy, it is strictly adjusted according to the contour of the wrist, bringing unparalleled comfort to the timepiece. Sex.
腕表 This watch can be said to be a collection of multiple complex functions in one, set at three o’clock position exquisite day and night display dial, whether it is the image design or the meticulous care of the materials, all reflect the excellence of Jaeger-LeCoultre.
The watch’s chronograph is controlled by a single button, and the button at the two o’clock position is also reminiscent of the great masterpiece of the late 19th century. The instant digital timer developed by Jaeger-LeCoultre is the first timer combined with a spherical flying tourbillon. The simple and elegant second hand runs on a circular dial and is connected to the timer. When the operation stops, the pointer tip is accurate Point to the specific time on the display. The classic scale ring from 0 to 60 with a 10-digit display makes the time clearer and easier to read. The watchmakers of the Jaeger-LeCoultre watch factory replaced the traditional way of counting the revolutions on an additional timer with an instantaneous digital display. The time dial consists of two large windows.
Obviously, the double-frame tourbillon, which rotates precisely and synchronously around two axes, makes the watch offset the effect of gravity no matter where it is. The Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon 3 Jubilee is particularly eye-catching.
The double tourbillon frame runs precisely, the outer frame rotates around the axis once a minute, the inner frame rotates once every 24 seconds-2.5 revolutions per minute-this achievement is not only achieved by watch factory engineers and watchmakers Excellent creativity also relies on modern cutting-edge equipment like 5-axis automatic production units. Finally, the use of aluminum as an ultra-light material makes the combined mechanism composed of more than a hundred parts less than 1 gram, which is a feat in the field of micromechanics.
Engineers and watchmakers at the Jaeger-LeCoultre watch factory excel in various watchmaking techniques, and now they combine superb technological inventions with this fine workmanship: they have developed a new process for the aluminum tourbillon frame The surface is specially treated to improve its reflective performance. In fact, the ultra-light texture and corrosion resistance of aluminum are usually associated with low gloss, which considerably reduces the light reflectivity of aluminum. This material, which is plated on the surface of aluminum, has reflective properties, allowing light to easily enter the inside of the spherical tourbillon, thereby achieving a dazzling effect.
新 新 A new element in the structure has also attracted much attention. The movement of the movement is placed on a blued 14K gold balance, and its three-dimensional effect is amazing. Following the cylindrical balance spring of the second-generation ball tourbillon, watchmakers in the watch factory have developed a ball balance spring, which is equipped with two end curves to ensure the excellent timing performance of the movement.
Watch is equipped with Jaeger-LeCoultre Calibre 176, the latest manual winding movement. The development, manufacture and assembly of this movement are completed in the large complex watch workshop of the watch factory, and a timing function is added to the ball tourbillon. The instant digital timer developed by Jaeger-LeCoultre is the first timer combined with a spherical flying tourbillon. Another subtlety is that the Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon 3 Jubilee is the chronograph of the traditional traditional tourbillon series. The controller is controlled by a single button, reminiscent of the great masterpiece of the late nineteenth century.
Summary: As one of the world’s top watch brands, Jaeger-LeCoultre brought us a lot of surprises at the Geneva Watch Show. This watch is also perfect for long-established brand technology and ultra-modern design concepts. Are combined together, but it seems that the price is also a million levels. From this watch exhibition, it is not difficult to see that technological innovation has entered a brand new stage in the watch industry.
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2013 Omega Dubai Desert Classic Grand Finale Scottish Player Stephen Gallacher Wins The Laurel Crown
February 3, 2013, Dubai time, the 24th edition of the OMEGA Dubai Desert Classic ended wonderfully. On the day of the final, the audience at the Emirates Golf Club was full, and after an exciting and fierce competition on the field, Scottish player Stephen Gallacher finally achieved a spectacular victory and successfully won the championship. The trophy is in the bag. So far, Gallacher has participated in more than 400 European Tour, this is his second time to win the championship. In this tournament, the Scot finished with a total score of 22 below par. On the day of the decisive battle, he and South African golfer Richard Sterne took turns to lead several times, but an eagle captured on the 16th hole became the key to his final victory.
In addition to the championship trophy and prize money, Gallagher also received an Omega Seahorse Aqua Terra calendar.
Mr. Raynald Aeschlimann, Vice President and Global Sales Director of Omega, said, ‘On behalf of Omega, I congratulate Steven for his outstanding performance and impressive record. In the Dubai Desert Classic this year, the top ten results include people from the world. Golfers on all continents prove that golf has become a truly global sport, and Omega is looking forward to 2016’s return to the Olympics. ‘
In this event, two Omega golf celebrities ambassadors-Spanish superstar Sergio Garcia and South Korean teenager Sy Noh also participated in the competition. Both performed very well, and Garcia finally scored 11 under par, while Lu Chenglie finished with only one shot behind him. As the title sponsor of the Dubai Desert Classic, Omega has set up a VIP lounge on the court, which overlooks the 18th hole and the green. South Korean teenager Lu Chenglie came to the scene and had a good talk with the guests.
For a long time, Omega has strongly supported the development of golf in Dubai. The Dubai Desert Classic is held annually at the Emirates Golf Club. Since its establishment in 1989, Omega has been its sponsoring partner. In addition, Omega has also named the Dubai Ladies Masters continuously for the past 5 years. Masters). At the same time, Omega is continuously committed to promoting the development of golf worldwide and providing sponsorship support for other important sports events....
Baumann understands that the time of contemporary women is extremely valuable, and the way in which they dominate it has nothing to do with others. It is for this reason that the Balmain Fairy Arabesques series has set up a circular revolving door, so that the passage of time no longer falls into the eyes of spying. This is a clever fusion of Swiss precision timekeeping and modern jewelry design. The relationship is beautiful and lasting.
The theme of the Secret Fairytale Garden incorporates eight members of the feminine series. The iconic Bowman metal arabesque spreads over the dial and lugs, like a flowing double leaf decoration on a marble double chair or romantic sculpture. In this background, the two tapered pointers slowly moved against the background of fashionable black or pure white, quietly telling the passage of time. On four watches, 44 Wesselton diamonds outline the mysterious ‘revolving door’ located in the center of the watch.
Each Fairy Arabesques watch displays a strong personality. The ingenious design of this watch’s strap allows the elaborate curved case to fit the wrist comfortably, even on the thinnest wrist. These Swiss-made timepieces are key to quality and equipped with sapphire crystal glass, able to adapt to the pace of multi-tasking lifestyle. Its heart position is equipped with an accurate ETA 901.001 movement. Play a hide-and-seek game with time and feel more attractive than ever.
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IWC, Panerai and Lange (A. Lange & Söhne) announced the opening of new boutiques in Chicago. Three stores are located on Chicago’s Gold Coast, steps from Oak Street Beach. Chicago is the third largest city in the United States, nicknamed ‘Wind City’, with a resident population of millions, attracting 35 million visitors each year, a passionate collector community and a strong watch culture atmosphere. Choose to take root in this important city. Three boutiques are located at the Waldorf Astoria at 11 East Walton Street and are operated by Burdeen’s Jewelry. Burdeen’s Jewelry has served the Chicago area since 1980.
For IWC, this is the brand’s ninth in the United States and the first boutique in Chicago. The brand-new storefront adopts the representative IWC elegant design, soft beige tones and dark wood decoration, creating a resolute and warm atmosphere, providing the perfect place to present the six IWC watches.
The iconic pilot series brings the aviation dream to your wrist; the timeless and elegant Portuguese series, a symbol of complex and fine watchmaking; the refined and elegant Portofino series, which reflects the Italian leisure lifestyle; both functional and sporty The marine timepiece series is a reliable companion for underwater and land adventures; the sporty and elegant engineer series is inspired by classic car racing and antique cars; and the beautiful Da Vinci series is the watchmaking IWC watchmaker. The combination of innovative spirit and extraordinary aesthetics.
The new Panerai boutique covers an area of 55 square meters, following the theme of all other Panerai boutiques, telling the historical story and brand genes of Italy’s leading luxury sports watchmaker. This is the first boutique designed by AlvaroMagini, the new creative director of Panerai. At the same time, AlvaroMagini is also the first creative director in the history of Panerai. The materials used in the boutique include polished Caracata marble from Tuscany, polished brass, bronze, sessile oak and special glass, all of which clearly point to the marine world and the brand’s roots in the glory of the Italian Navy history. Many decorative elements in the store are reminiscent of the survival tools that Panerai created for the heroic Italian frogman unit from the 1930s to the 1950s.
A visual focus in the store is Panerai’s iconic life-size fluorescent clock; this image has become synonymous with the brand’s history of pioneering innovation in the field of underwater exploration. Previously, Panerai had 14 boutiques in the United States, and Chicago’s new store is the brand’s 15th in the United States and the 85th in the world.
For Lange, this is the brand’s fifth boutique in the United States and the first boutique in North America to adopt a new interior design concept. The Lange boutique’s architectural approach combines skills, materials and craftsmanship to form a coherent whole. At the same time, the distinctive structured functions, space effects and ultimate craftsmanship of each Lange timepiece are vividly reflected.
Pure materials, clear lines and hand-crafted details are reminiscent of Lange’s values. The sales area has been carefully designed to open up a whole new perspective. After New York, Miami, Palm Beach and Costa Mesa, the new Chicago store became Lange’s fifth in the United States and the 27th boutique in the world. (Photo / text watch home Xu Chaoyang)...
It is not too late to get to the topic. Recently, I have tossed a few watches in and out, and the Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE I got just a few days ago is the most heartwarming one, because I struggled for several days before buying this watch.
This time, between Rolex and Blancpain, I chose Blancpain.
Men rarely get tangled when buying things, they see it, give money, take things away, and don’t grind. This time, I rarely tangled because of shopping, and finally got tangled because of Blancpain and Rolex. Most people tangled Blancpain 50 Rolex and Rolex are tangled water ghosts. But it wasn’t the water ghosts that made me uncertain a few days ago, but Rolex’s new platinum ring DJ 126334 using the new 3235 movement. The public price of Blancpain 50SBATHYSCAPHE and Rolex DJ 126334 is almost the same, both are more than 70,000 yuan. Both watches are relatively new styles. Although the two watches are not a type, I like them very much, so it is difficult to decide for a while. Later, after thinking about 2-3 days, I decided to buy 50 yuan. The main reason is that Rolex is everywhere, and you can buy it at any time, not at this time. In addition, Rolex also bought a few, not bad for this one. Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE This watch has been very hot for two years, and it has not poisoned me too much. Buy Blancpain (Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE is the watch with the Chinese name “Deep Submersible”).
Rolex 126334 (above) and Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE (below) struggled for two days and chose Blancpain.
I wanted to buy steel, but I bought titanium.
As you all know, Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE has three kinds of shells, steel shell, titanium shell, ceramic shell. I want to buy steel, because although the ceramic case is wear-resistant (the hardness of Blancpain ceramics is 10 times that of stainless steel), the surface of the ceramic case is scratched and broken, and it is more troublesome to repair than the steel case. Some players broke the news before, saying that changing a ceramic case is basically the price of a new watch. In fact, it is not so exaggerated. I later learned from Blancpain that the ceramic case is about 20,000 yuan. However, I am poor, so I still care about this money. The steel shell is not afraid of bumping and touching, it can be re-polished and brushed if there are scratches. Although the titanium shell is not too afraid of bumping, the titanium shell is not easy to re-brush and wire drawing. So I want a steel shell. But later in the process of looking for a watch, I found that the price of the titanium case is very good. The public price of the titanium case is more than 80,000. I think the actual price is very valuable, and I finally bought the titanium case.
Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE has three kinds of shells, steel shell, titanium shell, ceramic shell. The black disk is titanium and the gray disk is steel.
In addition, I would like to talk about the price of buying a watch. When I wrote the market price of some watches, some players said, ‘I have never seen such a low price for your price’; ‘If you have this price, give me a car’. Because everyone’s way of looking at and buying watches is different, many players either go to domestic and foreign specialty stores, or through purchasing. I don’t go to specialty stores or buy anything, so the price of buying a watch will be lower than these methods. New players please look for specialty stores (guaranteed), old players please show their magic.
I have always lamented the low-key of Bathyscape.
Long before I got the Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE, I was sighed by the low-key of this watch. After I got this watch, the feeling deepened again.
Looks like a watch with a strong sense of tooling. In fact, the materials are very luxurious and hidden.
Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE is a luxury sports watch, but it hides the ‘luxury’. Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE is a tool watch (professional diving watch), with a strong sense of professionalism and tooling, instead of polishing and brushing the combination of the case and bracelet, as well as the dial, watch The ring treatment puts the sense of luxury directly outside the watch. The luxury of BATHYSCAPHE is in the watch. K-gold hands, K-gold hour markers, K-gold auto-tortoise, K-gold auto-tortoise intentionally plated in black. The matte titanium case, especially the lugs, has been polished at various angles. With a magnifying glass on the 1315 movement, you can see that all the edges of the movement, the screws, and the gears have been polished. I once saw a foreign player write ‘BATHYSCAPHE’s second hand is a work of art’. The hands of this watch are polished very well, completely black polish, that is, polished to the point where it can no longer reflect light of any color. From the front, it has become black, which is impressive. Unlike the highly recognizable water ghosts and imperial oaks, Blancpain 50 噚 looks like ‘normal’, but the city is very deep.
The 1315 self-winding movement used by Blancpain 50YBATHYSCAPHE. The picture above shows the 1315 movement without the automatic top.
Although I don’t value the technical configuration of the watch, the configuration of BATHYSCAPHE is indeed higher than most luxury sports watches.
Technical configuration For the watch, I think it is like the technical configuration on the car. Such as LCD instrument panel, head-up display, 360-degree ring shadow, and line assistance. These technology configurations have nothing to do with the engine, gearbox, and chassis, but they can indeed increase the value of the car and bring satisfaction (of course, some people like these, others find it useless). The configuration of Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE is indeed high. Ceramic bezel, the scale on the ceramic ring is liquid metal (wear-resistant, does not fade). The case of the titanium case version is ceramicized titanium. After the titanium has been treated, a ceramic film (abrasion resistance) is formed on the titanium case. The 1315 movement has 3 mainsprings, 120 hours and 5 days of power, no card adjustment, fine adjustment by K gold square head screws on the balance wheel, and silicon spring (anti-magnetic). In the luxury sports watches of the same level, there should be no watches equipped with more than 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE. Even if Rolex uses the new generation of the new letter 3235 caliber sea ambassador, many configurations can not reach 50 噚. Therefore, besides ‘Hundred Years King Fei’ and ‘The Strongest Fighting Force’, I also empathize with ‘Heaven and Earth Conscience’ as true love. (Each person values the watch differently. Some people value the technical data, and some people don’t.
Ceramic disc Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE with blue circle and blue circle.
A few details that please me.
First, I really like the BATHYSCAPHE watch. As we all know, Rolex’s watch glass is convex, a bit higher than the bezel. So Rolex’s glass is very easy to poke. A lot of times I don’t know how to sting. Wearing it for a long time, there is a slight burr on the glass, and a pit on the other, which affects the appearance of the watch. The only solution is to change the glass. I’ve always wondered why the glass is made a bit higher … The mirror and bezel of the Blancpain BATHYSCAPHE are flat so that it won’t get into the glass. This is very good.
Secondly, I like the crown of BATHYSCAPHE very much. The crown of the BATHYSCAPHE is very large, and it is screwed back after unlocking. Some watches have locks, but the crown is very small. After unlocking, it is difficult to turn it back. It wo n’t be screwed for a long time. The crown of the Blancpain BATHYSCAPHE works well.
Third, I like the 120-hour power of the 1315 movement and can go for 5 days. Some power watches only have 2 days (about 48 hours), and stop without wearing for 2 days. If there is only one watch, this is fine. However, if there are several watches, each time you pick up a watch, you must adjust the time and date again, which is very troublesome. BATHYSCAPHE has 5 days of motivation. If you don’t wear it for a few more days, pick it up and walk around, and wear it directly.
At the same time, please pay attention to the strap (except everyone). Blancpain BATHYSCAPHE uses adhesive tape for nautical canvas outsourcing. This can make this watch have a strong sense of formality, easy to match shirts and dresses (some foreign enthusiasts call this watch a vintage diving style dress watch, I think it makes sense). But the tape itself will consume a lot of money. In addition, the BATHYSCAPHE watch is very sharp in all corners, and the buckle is also very sharp. Players who are concerned should pay more attention.
The public price of Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE is between the Royal Oak and Water Ghost, filling the gap and in a good position.
The Blancpain 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE is in an excellent position.
Since the first few years of Blancpain’s BATHYSCAPHE, BATHYSCAPHE has been on fire. BATHYSCAPHE is in a good position. The price is cheaper than the 45mm classic 50 噚, and the public price is less than 100,000. The steel shell version of this watch is 79500, the titanium case is 87500, and the ceramic case is 98000 (in addition, there is a gold case version with a price of 191,000). The price from more than 70,000 to nearly 100,000 is at Rolex. Between Ghost and Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, it fills a void in luxury sports watches. Because there are too many Rolex water ghosts on the market, I did n’t choose to change the taste before. Now, brothers who do n’t feel water ghosts can get 50 噚 BATHYSCAPHE (Although I am also a laborer, I only like water ghost)....
The Swiss Federation of Clocks and Watches announced that the value of Swiss watches in July increased by 2.2% year-on-year to 2.02 billion Swiss francs. The report shows that the Chinese market is still declining, but the Hong Kong market has stopped the sharp decline in the past few months Trend to maintain its position as the largest market with greater advantages. This article analyzes several reasons why the Hong Kong market trend is better.
Swiss Federation of Watches and Clocks announces that the value of Swiss watch exports in July increased by 2.2% year-on-year to 2.02 billion Swiss francs. This is the first time that the organization recorded an export value of more than 2 billion Swiss francs in July, making July a historical export. The fourth highest month. Swiss watch export values in May and June recorded year-on-year decreases of 3.9% and 3.1% respectively.
Citibank analyst Thomas Chauvet pointed out that the July rebound showed a further normalization of the export market: ‘We believe that weak demand for high-end watches in mainland China will limit dealers’ willingness to purchase, while retail terminal sales in Hong Kong and Macau have begun to recover.’
The value of Swiss watch exports in July was 1,914.8 million Swiss francs, an increase of 1.9% over the same period last year. The export value of other categories of products increased by 6% year-on-year to 105.3 million Swiss francs.
After a brief increase in June (a year-on-year increase of 10.6%), Swiss watch’s export value to China fell again in July, falling 9.7% year-on-year to 111.3 million Swiss francs. It was also surpassed by Italy, Germany and France to Switzerland. The export market ranked sixth, and its export share also fell from 6.7% in June to 5.6% in July, showing signs of decline. Hong Kong stopped the sharp decline in the past few months (the decline in May and June was more than 15%). The value of exports in July fell by only 0.9% compared with the same period of last year. Together with the United States, it maintained its first and second largest markets with a large advantage. status. Italy and Germany recorded year-on-year increases of 9.8% and 13.2%, respectively, while France dropped 18.1% from the same period last year.
Jaeger-LeCoultre dark blue bi-plane three-axis tourbillon watch
Once upon a time, the Chinese market supported half of the sales of Swiss watches. The demand and consumption power of Swiss watches in the Chinese market made many Swiss watch brands speed up the pace of entering the Chinese market and take pride in opening stores in China. However, the market orientation under the market economy is affected by various factors. One of the actions of the Chinese government’s anti-corruption action at the end of 2012 was to combat the giving of expensive gifts. This directly caused the haze of Swiss watch exports to China from the end of 2012 to 2013. Export data in recent months have further confirmed that signs of decline in the Chinese market have continued.
In contrast to the Hong Kong market, as a free trade area, international goods have preferential tax reduction and exemption policies in the Hong Kong market, goods are easier to import, and prices are cheaper because of preferential international taxes and fees. The Swiss Watch Association announced that the Swiss watch in July stopped the sharp decline in the past few months in Hong Kong and ranked first in Swiss watch sales. The main reasons are as follows:
The openness of Hong Kong to mainland tourists is the main reason for the growth of Hong Kong’s retail industry, which has also boosted the sales of Swiss watches exported to Hong Kong. In July, it is China’s summer holiday and peak tourist season. Many tourists travel to Hong Kong from the mainland to travel and consume. Mainland travelers have always regarded Hong Kong as an important distribution center for luxury purchases in China, in addition to direct purchases abroad. Swiss watches, as one of the luxury goods that Chinese people have always loved, are quick and convenient to buy Swiss watches in Hong Kong during holidays. Therefore, the stoppage of the value of Swiss watches to Hong Kong in July was also affected by the peak tourist season in July, and the influx of mainland tourists and consumption were not related.
In addition, although the world economy is still in a depressed environment, the Asian market is still the largest consumer market for Swiss watches, and many European brands have set their sights on the Asian market. Therefore, the Geneva International Haute Horlogerie Salon (SIHH) Exhibiting Committee will host the first Haute Horlogerie exhibition entitled “Clocks and Miracles” at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from September 25th to 28th, 2013. The tradition and innovation of the watch industry.
Many Swiss watch brands have made strong publicity work for the Haute Horlogerie show as early as June and July. As the host of the first Asian Haute Horlogerie Exhibition, Hong Kong will also serve as a business card to promote the image of the city. Watch markets in Asia and watch enthusiasts will also gather in Hong Kong. This is self-evident for the favorable factors brought by the recent Swiss watch sales in Hong Kong.
Another reason is that Swiss watches have established a brand image in the minds of consumers over the years-precise timekeeping and quality assurance. These deep-rooted brand images have brought a huge fan base to Swiss watches and passed on to consumers. China is constantly expanding. This kind of understanding of the brand will not be changed because of the depression of the world economic environment. Although the Chinese market is in a state of decline, it is not difficult to find that the first Asian Fine Watch Fair was chosen to be held in Hong Kong, China. Hong Kong’s market position as a free trade area is obvious. Although China now suppresses the consumption of some watches under the policy, China’s huge consumer group is still a delicious scent for Swiss watches....