The famous watch brand Athens will participate in the 2014 Basel International Watch Fair as scheduled. The watch fair will be held in Basel, Switzerland at the end of next month, when Athens will officially withdraw from a new limited edition perpetual calendar watch.
The watch has a round case with a diameter of 43 mm in 18k yellow or white gold. Water resistant to 30 meters. The hour or hour markers are placed on the white or black engraved dial, and the hollow hour and minute hands are coated with a white luminous coating. A red pointer at the tip is used to indicate the second time zone. There are four windows in the dial, showing the year, month, date, and week. The dial is protected by sapphire crystal. There are two prominent buttons at the 4 o’clock and 8 o’clock positions of the watch, which are (+) (-) keys for quick adjustment of the watch.
The perpetual calendar is a very complicated mechanical device, not only considering that the month is 30 or 31 days, but also distinguishing 28 days in February, and the automatic adjustment of the leap year every four years on February 29, which represents the wrist The watch has 1,461 days of mechanical memory. The perpetual calendar watch will undergo the first manual adjustment in 2100. Since the year 2100 should be a leap year on the solar calendar, but there is no February 29, so the date of the watch needs to be shifted back one day.
The back is a bottom-through design. Through the sapphire crystal glass of the back cover, you can see the UN-32 self-winding movement inside. The movement is set with 34 gems. The vibration frequency is 288000 times / hour. Display hours, minutes, seconds, second time zone, date, day of the week, month, year.
The watches are equipped with folding clasps and crocodile leather straps. Each watch is engraved with the factory number at 9 o’clock, which is unique. The 18K rose gold and platinum models are limited to 250 pieces each. For more brand news, stay tuned for Watch House. (House of watches / text Ruan Ruan)
On August 11, 2016, Audemars Piguet celebrated the re-launch of Starhill Gallery in Kuala Lumpur. The boutique is located on Bukit Bintang Road in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. It covers an area of 146 square meters and surrounds international luxury brands and exclusive retailers. Starhill Gallery is not only a luxury landmark in Kuala Lumpur, but also one of the most beautiful shopping malls in Asia. The opening of the local service center in Kuala Lumpur further demonstrates Audemars Piguet’s firm commitment to Malaysian customers.
The new boutique draws on the valley atmosphere and substrate of the Audemars Piguet designer’s mind, allowing the brand to further emphasize the unique experience of the Jura Valley. Customers who visit the boutique will have a deep understanding of the brand’s heritage, superb craftsmanship and professional watchmaking skills. .
The new boutique combines antique wood, dazzling metal and the poetic idyllic scenery of Brassus, and VIPs who walk into the boutique will inevitably immerse themselves in the quiet atmosphere of the Swiss Jura Valley, where the Audemars Piguet originated. The main body of this boutique is subdivided into two spaces, ‘The Manufacture’ and ‘The House’.
The ‘TheManufacture’ space displays a rich selection of timepieces, while a corner is reserved for the watchmaker’s workbench, while the ‘TheHouse’ space has a full-service bar and lounge, where VIPs can enjoy themselves while visiting boutiques Experience unique customer service. Watch enthusiasts and collectors can enjoy traditional classic timepieces and the latest series of watches here, and fully enjoy the ‘immersive nostalgia’ carefully designed by Audemars Piguet for their valued customers.
Address: UG29, Tianziyuan Building, Starhill Gallery, 181 Bukit Bintang Road, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Radar’s new 1616 watch subverts the brand’s traditional design, and is designed to commemorate the 400th anniversary of mankind’s brave exploration of South American headlands. Let’s take a look together:
In 1616, two Dutch businessmen broke the exploration limit and found Cape Horn, which is located at the southernmost tip of South America, which is located on a dangerous route where the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean intersect. Today, 400 years have been discovered at Cape Horn
Later, RADO re-launched the Cape Horn series in the late 1960s. Its innovative interpretation underscores the brand’s eternal pursuit of avant-garde design and excellent materials.
Thanks to the unique material used by RADO, this oversized watch is exceptionally light and amazing: high-tech ceramics, as the innovative material of RADO, have a higher hardness than steel and weigh more. light. Titanium is even lighter than high-tech ceramics. At the same time, after the special surface treatment process of Swiss radar, the hardness of titanium is much higher than that of ordinary metal coatings or coatings. Rado Swiss radar uses a hardening process to make titanium hardness up to 1000 Vickers, close to 5 times the hardness of steel, and the weight is only half of the same volume of steel.
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