Girard-Perregaux – Neo-Tourbillon with Three Bridges
The principal Tourbillon with Three Bridges model was made by Girard-Perregaux almost 150 years prior becoming quite possibly the most notorious watches of the watchmaker situated in La-Chaux-de-Fonds.
While the coherence with the first thought is protected, the most recent understanding introduced by Girard-Perregaux , the Neo-Tourbillon with Three Bridges, features numerous creative contents both regarding plan and materials utilized.
|The first Tourbillon with Three Bridges pocket watch|
The three extensions have been skeletonized to give them a significantly more lightweight appearance. Made of titanium, a metal that is 45% lighter than steel, they are sandblasted down prior to getting a black PVD treatment.
The extensions are gotten to two integral shafts of the mainplate that are situated vertically, hence introducing an inclined plane. This construction, making a feeling of profundity, shapes an incline in the middle where the movement parts are housed. Treated with ruthenium anthracite and then sandblasted, the dim mainplate makes a decent difference with the black bridges.
Made of pink gold with alternating glossy silk completed and cleaned surfaces, the case has no bezel. Indeed, the sapphire glass has been made looking like an enemy of intelligent box-like window, permitting the wearer to notice the mechanics from various perspectives. This enemy of intelligent precious stone was carefully planned to forestall any visual bending.
The tourbillon confine is situated at 6 o’clock while at 12 o’clock we discover the barrel offering around 70 hours of force reserve. The power reserve has been expanded by coordinating a bigger barrel drum, which permits a longer spring to be utilized.
The tourbillon, including 80 components for an all out weight of just 0,25 grams, completes a full turn in 1 moment. It has been made interestingly from titanium. With an uncommon dark tone, the balance is variable thanks to gold controlling screws.
Beating at 21,600 vibrations each hour, the programmed GP09400 type is comprised of 245 components. The white gold miniature rotor is found totally under the barrel. On the back, a bolt shaped bridge ranges the whole width of the delightfully completed development.
The Neo-Tourbillon with Three Bridges fits within a width of 45 mm and is 14.45 mm in stature. Water-safe up to 30 meters, it highlights an alligator lash with a pink gold collapsing clasp.