Pre Sihh 2017: Cartier’s New Three-question Mysterious Tourbillon And Jaguar Time Indicator Watch

The end of the year is also the time to prepare for the new year, especially SIHH in early 2017. Many brands have already released upcoming works at the watch exhibition, and Cartier Cartier is no exception. It has previously shown the Rotonde de Cartier three-question double mysterious tourbillon with mysterious structure and craftsmanship, mysterious hours skeletonized watch, and the jewelry aesthetics. Panthère Joueuse with a new movement.

Rotonde de Cartier Minute Repeater Tourbillon
Cartier’s mysterious clock equipped with a mysterious movement has been around since 1912, and the dual mysterious tourbillon originated from this classic craft. The floating tourbillon that rotates once every 60 seconds seems to be suspended in the air, and the sapphire crystal wafer with fixed escapement rotates once every 5 minutes. This design is placed on the face of Rotonde de Cartier’s three-question double mysterious tourbillon watch, which is full of mystery. The minute repeater mechanism is set at 6 o’clock, and its delicate hammer is clearly visible, emphasizing the iconic style of the high-end watchmaking graphics card.

Rotonde de Cartier Minute Repeater Tourbillon

volume
In order to get the strongest minute repeater sound, Rotonde de Cartier watches are made as lightweight as possible: the case is made of titanium, the pin replaces the crown button, and the weight of the body is reduced by at least 50 due to the discard. G. In addition, there are four connection points between the movement and the case, and two connection points are added to the gong to enhance the propagation effect of the oscillating sound wave in the minute repeater mechanism and watch. The 45 cm diameter The large case provides a great environment for more resonance.
tone
The pitch depends on the pitch and the clear quality of the sound. In order to ensure a harmonious and pleasant tone, the 9407 MC movement reed sounds the hour clock with a B tone and the minute clock with a D tone. When the minute repeater function is activated, the inertia flywheel at 7 o’clock starts to run quietly, ensuring that the sound of the hour repeater is clear and pure, without any noise.

Tone
The tone can bring out the unique charm of the minute repeater, which depends on the shape and material of the movement’s tone spring. The 9407 MC calibre is equipped with a square steel reed of hardened stainless steel, which can perform eight overtones.
Tone length
The sound length is the duration of the sound, which depends on the accuracy with which the hammer hits the gong. The square gong can control the striking range of the hammer more accurately. This structure ensures the consistency of each hit, and the inertial flywheel is responsible for adjusting the speed of the hammer, so that the time signal sounds stable and pleasant.

The watch is equipped with the 9407 MC movement, which consists of 448 parts and has a thickness of 11.15 mm. Won the ‘Poinçon de Genève’ premium quality seal in Geneva, which shows the meticulous talents, assembly process and meticulous touch-up of every part of the graphic artisan master.
Technical parameters: Titanium case, 45 mm diameter, hours, minutes, tourbillon, minute repeater, 9407 MC manual winding movement, power reserve 3.5 days, sapphire crystal glass and bottom cover, waterproof 30 meters, Alligator leather strap, limited to 50 pieces.
Rotonde de Cartier Mysterious Hour Skeleton Watch
For the first time, Cartier fuses the two iconic fine watchmaking techniques of skeletonization and mysterious movement to launch a new masterpiece of watches. The Rotonde de Cartier watch and its 9983 MC movement demonstrate Cartier’s mastery of superb technology and unique aesthetics. This movement outlines an asymmetric layer of beauty between reality and reality, and its dual appearance blends with Cartier’s classic style.

Rotonde de Cartier Mysterious Hour Skeleton Watch

The hands of the watch are not directly connected to the movement, but are fixed on a pair of sapphire crystal wafer disks equipped with outer gears. The disc drives the pointer to rotate, one of which rotates once per minute, and the other rotates once per hour. This watch also uses openwork, and Cartier has known this classic aesthetic since the 1930s. In 2009, the Roman numerals were transformed into engraving movements and have since become Cartier’s logo design. With this patented technology, Cartier gives the movement the time reading function, making the unforgettable skeleton movement available.

Cartier uses a unique design on the 9983 MC movement to show the precision of the mysterious movement, showing the movement gear usually hidden under the dial. Every detail of the complex movement is clear at a glance, but the unique ingenuity of the mysterious device of the same time is quietly hidden.
Technical parameters: Palladium case, 42 mm diameter, hour, minute, 9983 MC manual winding movement, power reserve for 48 hours, sapphire crystal glass and case back, waterproof 30 meters, alligator leather strap.
Panthère Joueuse
As the iconic animal in Cartier’s jewelry world, the Jaguar set off this complication watch with a lively attitude. Cartier has developed a new complex function that brings dynamic spectacles between square inches … The jaguar seems to jump out of the dial, showing the innocence of chasing balls and playing. The movement merges with the leopard body, driving the lively and dynamic dial landscape. Leopard heads and claws show minutes, and balls show hours.

Panthère Joueuse

Cartier’s clever use of diamonds, black lacquer and emeralds harmoniously blends exquisite jewellery with the new movement. Cartier’s three-dimensional shape makes the animal’s image jump on the paper, which is a perfect interpretation of the artistic accomplishment brought about by the seamless fusion of the two major processes. The jaguar turned into a timepiece treasure, with a movement hidden in secret, showing a lively attitude on the dial.
Technical parameters: 18K white gold diamond case, 40 mm diameter, white gold jaguar diamond dial, emerald leopard eye, black lacquered leopard pattern, diamond ball hour, leopard claw minute indication, 9918 MC automatic Winding movement, 48-hour power reserve, sapphire crystal glass and case back, waterproof to 30 meters, alligator strap.

Asymmetrical But Distinctive Gp Girard Perregaux Laureato Calendar

Girard Perregaux Laureato Laurel series was born under the best resources. Designed by Milanese architects in the 1970s, it later turned into a collection of art, history and formal aesthetics, and became a classic in watchmaking. The new generation of Laureato laurel watches launched in 2016 continues the creative spirit and keeps improving, and the new works are even more exciting.

Girard Perregaux launches the latest Laureato, which features perpetual calendar-level complication. At the same time, the brand is committed to simplifying its adjustment and operation, making it easy to wear

Laureato’s first perpetual calendar after return
In 2018, the Laureato series returned strongly with a successful attitude, reinterpreting the model of excellence in watchmaking, and maintaining a consistent contemporary spirit and sports fashion style. In order to highlight the sophisticated and complex functions of the perpetual calendar, Girard Perregaux created the Laureato laurel series watch, allowing subtle position changes to be in a dynamic balance. Equipped with a specially designed self-winding movement, the Laureato Perpetual Calendar watch has a distinctive style and can be enjoyed daily. The ergonomic operation design pushes the wearing comfort to the limit, making the watch easy and easy to adjust when reading.
Octagonal bezel features
The case is made of stainless steel with a diameter of 42 mm and is polished and matte staggered. The strap that fits the wrist is made of the same material and modified, with the same quality. The Laureato Perpetual Calendar series of perpetual calendars therefore presents a unique all-steel appearance and asymmetrical sense, which also reveals the strong architectural aesthetics of the watch. The blue dial with the Paris studded pattern contrasts with the white display, adding a finishing touch to this modern watch.

The blue faceplate that decorates the Paris spike pattern contrasts with the white display

Girard Perregaux homemade perpetual calendar movement
The watch is equipped with a new tailor-made GP01800-0033. From R & D, production, modification to assembly, all done at Girard Perregaux. In addition to the hour and minute display, it can also indicate the nature of the day of the week, date, month, and year, and can display leap years. The GP01800-0033 movement is different from the norm generally accepted by the watchmaking industry. With four displays, when the watch is stopped, the perpetual calendar naturally takes a while to set and must be reset to the current date. Use the single button at 8 o’clock to set the day of the week, instead of the common configuration of each calendar display with a correction button.

Laureato Perpetual Calendar

Stainless steel material / GP01800-0033 self-winding movement / hour, minute, second, date, day of the week, month, leap year display / perpetual calendar function / sapphire crystal, transparent bottom cover / water resistance 100 meters / diameter 42mm