Frederique Constant – Heart Beat Manufacture Silicium FC-942 and FC-945
The new Heart Beat Manufacture Silicium FC-942 (ref. FC-942ABS4H9), accessible in restricted versions of 188 pieces in rose gold and 18 pieces dressed in platinum, was introduced by Frederique Constant last week during an occasion held in Geneva to praise a long time from the dispatch of the main Heart Beat Manufacture Caliber in 2004.
The 42 mm case houses the assembling programmed development FC-942, beating at 28,800 vibrations each hours and offering 42 hours of force save. The development includes an imaginative escapement made in silicium that utilizes less force and keeps up adequacy more proficiently than a standard switch escapement, since it capacities without grease.
The dial is described by the signature and protected opening displaying the equilibrium at the 6 o’clock position. At 12 o’clock the moon-stage and date sub-dial.
The new restricted version model controlled by the FC-942 development follows the Frederique Constant Heart Beat Manufacture Silicium FC-945 model, as of late introduced at BaselWorld 2014, which varies for the silver guilloché dial with Roman numerals and the extra 24-hour sub-dial at 9-clock.
The Heart Beat Manufacture Silicium FC-945 is accessible in red gold (ref. FC-945MC4H9) or in tempered steel (ref. FC-945MC4H6) with retail costs of Euro 12,000 and Euro 4,950 individually.