Exquisite Craftsmanship Comment On Beijing Zodiac Series Watch

The zodiac sign is regarded as one of the important traditional cultures of our country. People have paid more attention to the zodiac sign recently. In addition to Jackie Chan’s movies, there are also songs by Wang Lihong. Of course, our watch industry also attaches great importance to the zodiac series watches. Many foreign brands launch some zodiac watches every year, and China’s famous watch manufacturer Beijing Watch Factory Co., Ltd. has launched a complete set of zodiac watches. Watch. This set of zodiac watches can be said to be very beautiful. One of the “Zodiac Horses” was edited and photographed. This year is the Year of the Snake. There are some regrets for not taking “Zodiac Snakes”, but “Zodiac Horses” The watch is also very beautiful. The black enamel craft dial, a galloping steed on the dial symbolizes that everything can be ‘successful.’

 Enamel gold engraving series watches produced by Beijing Watch Factory are issued in a limited edition of 36 sets per twelve zodiac signs. Except for the gold engraving zodiac signs on the dial, the movements used are all Swiss A10 machines. Core with a diameter of 40 mm and a thickness of 11 mm. The case and hands are made of 18K rose gold. The black crocodile leather strap with sapphire crystal glass penetrates the case back and is waterproof to 30 meters.

 The 18K rose gold case exudes charming gold under the light. The back of this watch is designed with sapphire crystal back. Through the case, you can clearly see the movement of the movement. This watch The waterproof ability is 30 meters, which can be used for ordinary daily wear.

 This watch only provides the commonly used hour and minute indication functions. The design is equipped with an onion crown, which is more common on some high-end watches or women’s jewelry watches. Cute and round, it is also a classic crown.

 Everyone knows that the composition of 18K rose gold is composed of 75% gold and 25% alloy, which is stronger than gold and brighter and more attractive. From the picture above, we can appreciate the obviousness of rose gold. Traits. The lustrous lugs and black alligator strap are the perfect combination.

 Black stands for deep and steady. This watch uses a black crocodile leather strap, and the lining is made of a more stain-resistant beige color with the crocodile logo and the logo of the Beijing Watch Factory.

 The sample watch we photographed uses a silver-white steel pin buckle, and the officially sold watch will use a 18K gold pin buckle. The surface of the black alligator leather is embossed with a large lattice pattern, which is simple and capable. Black silk is hand-stitched to ensure the perfect display of every detail.

 The back of the watch is designed with sapphire crystal glass. Through the bottom of the watch, you can clearly see the movement of the movement. The water resistance of this watch is 30 meters, which can be used for ordinary daily life. Many people may not be familiar with this Swiss-made A10 automatic mechanical movement. The A10 movement is produced in the Swiss Soprod movement factory. Soprod movement factory has provided ETA movement customization and secondary modification business in the early days. The group owns a large number of shares in the Soprod movement factory, and the group also owns shares in the Tianjin Seagull Watch Factory. We still return to the topic of the movement, the slogan of the Soprod movement factory is ‘we only use the best materials’. From this we can see that the quality of this movement is quite guaranteed, and it is indeed a rival of ETA. One, in addition, Ball has also used the movement produced by Soprod, so we do not have to doubt the quality of this movement.

Summary: Finally, let’s talk about the gold enamel on the dial. The black enamel dial is engraved with a spirited horse. The horse pattern is carved with a very high-end manual deep relief process. The material is 18K gold. The zodiac horse looks like a life-like spirit, and is also carved with the Oracle ‘horse’ at twelve o’clock, highlighting the profound background of Chinese culture. At present, the domestic price of this watch is 228,000 yuan, and there are other zodiac attributes watches to choose from. If you like this watch, you can contact your local dealer to buy it.
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Exquisite And Elegant Tasting 2017 Sihh Richard Mill Rm07-01 Watch

At the annual Geneva watch fair, the new Richard Mill always surprises us. The brand combines traditional watchmaking with exciting and cutting-edge technologies such as technology and racing to create classic timepieces that are full of unique connotations, and 2017 is no exception. In the real-time meter launched at the Geneva Watch Fair this year, an elegant and generous watch is particularly attractive, unlike the previous full diamond appliqué, which remains only on the middle and inner dial. Compared with previous years, it seems more low-key and luxurious.

   The barrel-shaped case, the diamond-encrusted crown of the racing wheels, and the like are all unique DNA of the brand’s watch, showing Richard Mille’s unique style. Advanced technology is Richard Millmere’s unremitting driving force. Continuous innovation, breakthrough, and constantly show us Richard Millmere’s watchmaking technology and innovative charm.
   The above content is the information related to the 2017 Geneva International Haute Horlogerie Salon prepared by the staff in front of the Watch House. In the future, we will continue to provide more and more intuitive exhibition reports, please everyone attention.
   2017 Geneva International Haute Horlogerie Salon features:

Innovative Solutions From Saxony-lange’s Nine Inventions

Like most Lange inventions, real innovations are sometimes not discernible. The main purpose of these inventions is to make mechanical watches more considerate and practical. RICHARD LANGE PERPETUAL CALENDAR ‘Terraluna’ ‘s patented trajectory moon phase display shows the position of observers looking at the moon, earth and sun in the northern hemisphere.

 For many years, Germany has led Europe in patent applications. According to the latest annual report published by the European Patent Office, in 2017, German companies have applied for more than 25,000 patents. Of course, the number of patent applications alone is not enough to measure the innovation of a company. The key factor is whether the invention can bring about real technological development. All patents filed by Ferdinand Adolph Lange follow this principle; he founded the first Saxony watchmaking company in 1845, hoping to produce top-quality watches in his hometown. After the Lange watch factory was rebuilt in 1990, it once again enriched the field of precision watchmaking with many major inventions. Here are some Lange patents that deserve attention:

Zero return device

Patented in 2000
 In 1997, Lange introduced an advanced and precise automatic winding movement-the award-winning Sax-0-Mat movement with built-in zeroing device. When the crown is pulled up, the balance wheel is stopped, and the second hand returns to zero immediately , Just like a chronograph. Sax-0-Mat movement remains Langematik
 Basic movements of watches such as Perpetual and Saxonia ANNUAL CALENDAR. 1815 Tourbillon and Richard Lange
Seconds’ manual winding movement also has a zero reset function, which simplifies the time setting process. In the future models, the zero reset device uses an independent module design and is equipped with a clutch composed of multiple discs, so that the second hand can still operate smoothly during sudden shocks or rebounds.

2. Accurate jumping points

Patented in 2001
 The precision jumping points were originally installed on Lange’s first chronograph movement L951.1 for the Datograph. After 60 seconds, the precision jumping minute dial advances by one division, and it is not bad to stop timing even at the moment of crossing the zero position. So you can read the minutes at any time, no doubt about it. This patented device allows watchmakers to perfectly synchronize the jumping of the integrating disc when the movement is fully assembled. In the current watch series, all Datograph, Double
 Both Split and the latest Triple Split models are equipped with this device.

3. Detachment gear

Patented in 2005
 With a delicate split gear, Lange Double Split, Triple Split and other chronograph chronographs can prevent amplitude loss during the split timing. This device was patented in 2005. By pushing the push-button, the push-button can be separated from the chronograph central mandrel and the chronograph hands on the integrating disc mandrel, eliminating the wear and tear in the old design.

4. Stop-second device for tourbillon

Patented in 2008

 More than 200 years after Lange’s invention of the tourbillon, it was realized how to stop the vibration balance in the rotating tourbillon frame, so that the tourbillon watch can also accurately design the time. Pulling out the crown, a sophisticated lever system drives a movable V-spring toward the edge of the balance wheel. The balance wheel then stops. Press the crown, the ‘brake’ will be released, and the balance will start to swing again. This patented device is equipped with other devices in Lange
 1 Tourbillon Perpetual Calendar, 1815 Tourbillon, Datograph Perpetual

5. Constant power escapement

Patented in 2010

 The patented constant-power escapement on all Zeitwerk models is located between the barrel and the balance wheel, and is responsible for adjusting the operation of the digital dial to advance it by one division every minute. At the same time, the device ensures that the balance wheel is driven by constant energy and maintains a stable rate during the entire power reserve period, regardless of the state of the watch’s winding device and how the switching program consumes energy.

6. Word jump device

Patented in 2011

 Zeitwerk models are equipped with precision word-jumping devices, which reflect the unambiguous and clear design. The display module consists of three discs, and its layout allows the wearer to easily read large numbers from left to right. The constant-power escapement slightly jumps, making the patented word-jumping device advance one by one until it reaches the right point, and the three digital dials advance at the same time.

7.Translucent dial coating

Patented in 2013

 The technical problem when developing the ‘Lumen’ dial is to use light energy to ‘charge’ the luminous material hidden in the dial. Lange’s expert solution is to apply a translucent material to the sapphire crystal dial to allow ultraviolet rays to pass through. Visible light transmission is attenuated by the high-contrast, clearly visible dial. In contrast, ultraviolet light waves can pass through. Zeitwerk
 ‘Luminous’, Grand Lange 1 ‘Lumen’, Grand Lange 1 Moon
Phase’s dial thus glows for hours in the dark.

8. Track moon phase display

Patented in 2014

 Richard Lange Perpetual Calendar
The patented trajectory moon phase display carried by ‘Terraluna’ shows the position of observers watching the moon, earth and sun in the northern hemisphere. The display device consists of three disks, namely the celestial disk, the moon phase disk below it, and the earth disk in the middle. In this layout, the balance wheel represents the position of the sun. The trajectory moon phase display accurately tracks the orbit of the moon on the 29th, 12 hours, 44 minutes, and 3 seconds, and only one day of deviation occurs after 1058.

9. Delayed Digital Conversion

Patented in 2015

 To ensure Zeitwerk Minute
The function of the complex movement in the Repeater runs smoothly, and the engineer installs a precision fuse for the movement. For example, when the beeping device is operating, the digital disk cannot be advanced until the three-question sequence is completed. The worm gear of the three-question device is connected to the mandrel of the dial, once it is switched while the three-question device is in operation, it may cause component conflicts and damage the movement. The delay mechanism also ensures that the alarm sound must be consistent with the displayed time.

“Wolf Is Here” The New Hermes Arceau Series Awooooo! Watch

When you shout ‘Wolf is here’, it appears on the dial of the new Hermès Arceau Awooooo! Watch! This new watch is hand-made using enamel technology. A silver fur wolf stands under the starry sky and a new moon. The platinum case is like a delicate picture frame, which perfectly complements this delicate and vivid micro-painted landscape. Watch with graphite grey alligator strap.

The new Hermes Arceau series Awooooo! Watch

The new Hermes Arceau series Awooooo! Watch

   Following the release of the beloved Grrrrr! Bear Enamel Watch in the fall of 2016, this time we welcome a wolf that looks at the moon, a new character in an animal illustrated book designed by Alice Shirley. This new Arceau watch is called ‘Awoooo!’ And is inspired by the Hermès men’s scarf collection. The picture depicts the charming but fearful white wolf in the myths and fairy tales appearing in the trees, using the micro-painted enamel process to present on the dial, emitting a dazzling wild light.

 The new Hermes Arceau series Awooooo! Watch dial color map

The new Hermes Arceau series Awooooo! Watch dial color map

   In order to reproduce the exquisite beauty of the original design, the white wolf and the background of the starry sky are made with extremely detailed processes, making the pattern effect come to life. The craftsman first produced a double-sided translucent enamel dial, carefully polished to achieve a high degree of smoothness, and then dipped a variety of enamel powders and natural oils to paint the outline of the pattern with a very fine brush. Next, it needs to go through a continuous coloring process, including repeated firing and drying processes, and finally the gorgeous pattern can be presented to our eyes.

The new Hermes Arceau series Awooooo! Watch dial

   The image of the wolf presents its nocturnal animal lifestyle in drawing style and rich gray tones. The starry night sky and a thin moon also evoke the cycle of nature, and the predator is the absolute protagonist. The overall tone of the scene contrasts with the white gold case. The top of the round case is crowned with stirrup-shaped lugs. It is equipped with a Hermès-made movement inside and a graphite matt alligator alligator strap. 40 years ago by Henri d ‘The classic design conceived by Origny highlights the elegance of this limited edition (only 8 pieces worldwide).

Details Of The History Of Watchmakers (On)

The development of watchmaking industry has gone through more than 500 years. In this long history, the watchmaking industry also has a different division of labor. They are responsible for manufacturing movements, dials, hands, cases, enamels. , Jewelry, and other positions, and the input of each role is based on culture, skills and enthusiasm. Culture is the medium of all creation and a resource for developing creativity that already exists. Knowledge of mathematics, astronomy and micromechanics is of great significance for manufacturing movements. At the same time, art culture and design experience are also essential.

 Whether handmade or with the help of machines, haute horlogeries are always exploring all the potential of human wisdom. Many basic tools have been used since ancient times. Files, saws, pliers, screwdrivers, drills, compasses … Although some of these tools have been replaced by automated and CNC machines and promoted production, but for watchmaking technology and art Research is never ending.

 Culture and knowledge can be passed from one generation to the next through language, and the hard work will be passed on to craftsmen who love perfect craftsmanship. In fact, fine watchmaking artists do not even consider the number of products, but inject a strong enthusiasm into their works. In short, culture is the source of inspiration, skills are absolutely necessary, and enthusiasm can develop more potential talents.

 In the late 13th century, clocks with escapement and hammer power mechanisms have appeared, where they now appear in France, Britain, Italy, and later Germany and Belgium. Although we can’t say exactly who made those clocks, the invention of these timers is very meaningful for human progress.

 The artisans who made clocks at that time were called ‘metal artisans’. It wasn’t until 1544 that the clockmaker became a legal occupation. At their request, the French king François I organized the clockmaker into a union. This is to prevent problems in product quality. When clockmakers are promoted to masters, they will not only improve their work, but also have the ability to support their lives. There will be imprints and even signatures in their works. Although these measures will protect the identity of the clockmaker, they are still under pressure from the goldsmith and try to prevent them from making precious metal items. From the beginning, goldsmiths retained the right to make gold or silver clocks.
 In fact, the 1646 Act even states that ‘goldsmiths or members of other unions are not allowed to directly or indirectly participate in the manufacture and sale of clocks, big or small, old or new, unless he is a master clockmaker.’ Despite these ordinances, the power of the clockmaker is still unable to compete with competitors and is still forced to struggle hard. Because the goldsmiths have a lot of resources, they can find more outlets in the manufacture of diversified gold and silver utensils, and the clockmakers have no close ties with the trade merchants in Paris.

Audemars Piguet Serena Williams Wins The 19th Grand Slam Title

On January 31, 2015, Audemars Piguet, a close friend of the Audemars Piguet brand, and world number one tennis player Serena Williams won the Australian Open Women’s Singles Championship.

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph (Model: 26048SK)
   Williams wore the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph (model: 26048SK) and fought fiercely against Maria Sharapova. Despite suffering from the flu for a week, Serena still played her 16th streak against Shava, regained the Australian Open Women’s Singles Championship after 5 years, and won her 19th Grand Slam in her nearly 20-year career champion.

Medoc Belem Celli Series Jubilee Watch

Goethe said: Music is a flowing building, and architecture is solidified music. From the beautiful shape of the classic stringed instrument violin to the colorful presentation of architectural art, the Mido Belem Celli series has reproduced their elegant characteristics without exception. The new Belém Série Jubilee watch draws inspiration from the simple and harmonious shape of the neoclassical architectural masterpiece, the Rennes Opera House in France, abandons the complicated and complicated design appearance, and returns the watch design to the original intention of time expression. The observatory-certified automatic movement emphasizes the practical functions of the watch, thereby paying tribute to the classic design and practical spirit of neoclassicism.
     The Rennes Opera House, built in 1836, is an outstanding representative of neoclassical architectural art. Its solemn and simple shape abandons the complicated decoration and gorgeous appearances popular at the time, and shows the most fundamental practicality of the opera house architecture with pure architectural art. Function reflects the spirit of innovation in the era of great change. The Mido Berencelli series Jubilee watch inherits the circular architectural characteristics of the Rennes Opera House, incorporating its subtle curves and contours into the watch design. Expression time. The use of the Observatory’s certified automatic movement strengthens the practical functions of the watch, while reproducing the simple and solemn appearance of neoclassicalism, without losing the profound connotation of its practical spirit.
     The new Belém Série series Jubilee watch uses an observatory-certified automatic movement to ensure accurate timekeeping. Whether it is an admirer of the watchmaking industry or a person who appreciates Swiss tradition and know-how, this watch can meet its requirements. In their hearts, they can also appreciate the elegant operation of the carefully decorated observatory movement through the transparent background. 50 meters water resistance allows it to adapt to more different environments.
     The Jubilee watch is a stunning masterpiece of elegance and harmony. The diameter of the case is 42mm, and the satin-finished silver dial recreates the solemn elegance of the Rennes Opera House. The dial is embellished with diamond bevel-cut hands, and the hour reading is as simple and generous as the classical art window case in the Rennes Opera House building. The double-sided anti-glare sapphire mirror makes reading time easier, even at night. The Belém Série Jubilee watch comes with a stainless steel strap, as well as a black dial and black belt.
Mido Belem Celli Jubilee Technical Information
Movement: ETA 2836-2 observatory automatic movement, 11½ ” ‘, Ø25.60 mm, thickness 5.05mm, 25 diamonds, 28,800 swings / hour, INCABLOC and NIVACOURBE shockproof system, NIVAFLEX NM mainspring, ANACHRON Gossamer, GLUCYDUR balance. The carefully crafted observatory-certified movement is adorned with blue screws, and the automatic oscillating weight is carefully carved with the Geneva ripples and the MIDO logo. Hours, minutes, seconds, date function. Five different location tests confirm its accuracy. More than 38 hours power reserve.
Case: 316L stainless steel, three parts, double-sided anti-glare sapphire mirror, transparent back cover with beautifully decorated movement, engraved with serial number, 50 meters waterproof.
Strap: 316L stainless steel strap with stainless steel folding clasp.
Dial: The silver dial is decorated with sun rays and unique scales. The date window is at half past four.
Hands: Diamond bevel cut.

Tissot Takes You To A New Peak Nba Timing System

On October 8, Tissot and the NBA (American Professional Basketball League) jointly held a media conference on the new Tissot NBA timing system at the Shanghai Mercedes-Benz Cultural Center. For the first time, Tissot and the NBA demonstrated this groundbreaking timing system designed for the NBA in China. François Thiébaud, global president of Tissot watches, and Susan Chen, president of Swatch Group China, attended the event. At the same time, Alain Zobrist, CEO of Tissot Timing, and Kiki Vandeweghe, Executive Vice President of NBA Basketball Operations, talked about the development of a new timing system. Details and history of the NBA timing system. Adhering to the brand spirit of ‘innovation, derived from tradition’, Tissot continues to lead the field of sports timing, making the games you love more exciting!

Tissot’s new NBA timer debuts in China

A collision between sports passion and precise timing
At the press conference, a new timing system developed by Tissot for the NBA was unveiled. The new Tissot timing system consists of a 24-second timer, an integrated timing system and a multi-function timing terminal. The launch of this system marks the first time that the NBA will use the same timer and timing system in 29 venues. Its cable-less and conductor-less timer adopts a fully transparent design with a simple and elegant appearance. It is equipped with a Tissot-specific LED display. It is almost transparent when in use and completely transparent when closed. In addition, 24 seconds of fouls and timeouts can be measured while displaying the game time, which is unprecedented in NBA history. In addition, the time jump speed on this timer is so fast that it is difficult for even high-speed cameras to capture. Such accurate data will help referees and the NBA Playback Center to greatly reduce misjudgments that may occur on the field.

Alan Zobrist, CEO of Tissot Chronograph, Chen Suzhen, President of Swatch Group China, and Francois Timbo, Global President of Tissot, with NBA executives

This set of timing equipment will accurately reflect the game time on all video equipment and scoreboards in the NBA field, so that fans can grasp the real-time dynamics of the field. The staff controlling the timer and scoreboard will use the official software of Tissot to operate this timing system. The system is also equipped with an intelligent interface to ensure the simplicity and uniformity of the display interface.

Tissot’s new timing system

François Thiébaud, Global President of Tissot, said: ‘We are very honored to be able to witness the debut of the new Tissot NBA timing system in China with our friends who are present, and we are also glad that Tissot can be used in this 10,000 We are proud of this crucial role in the highly anticipated basketball game. The launch of this set of timers has once again strengthened Tissot’s pioneering position in basketball game timing. ‘

Speech by Mr. Francois Timbo, Global President of Tissot

Mr. Francois Timbo, global president of Tissot, explains his moments

Alain Zobrist, CEO of Tissot Chronograph Chronograph, gave an in-depth interpretation of the new timing system. He said, ‘The goal we set for ourselves is to develop a comprehensive timing system including a 24-second timer. Throughout the development process, we have developed about 30 prototypes of the 24-second timer until we have developed This system is currently the most suitable for NBA courts.

Alain Zobrist, CEO of Tissot Chronograph, explains the new timing system in depth

Mr. Alan Zobrist, Mr. Qiqi Vanderwich and Mr. Tianbao accepted questions from the guests

Best NBA timing system ever
So far, the NBA has been traveling for more than 70 years in the pursuit of accurate timing. As early as the 1954-1955 season, the NBA introduced the earliest 24-second timer to speed up the game. Since then, the NBA has continued to improve 24-second timing technology based on game development, but it has never had a professional timing partner like Tissot.
‘The NBA has always been proud of having a perfect and accurate game timekeeping system, but has never worked with a company like Tissot from the beginning to the end.’ Said Qiqi Vandevich, executive vice president of NBA basketball operations, ‘Tissot watches are professional And this groundbreaking timing system designed for the NBA, our game has the most sophisticated timing equipment ever. This not only facilitates the precise operation of the game, but also provides fans with a more comprehensive and accurate vision . ‘

Qiqi Vanderwich, executive vice president of NBA basketball operations, talks about timing system development

The games you love will be more exciting
For a long time, Tissot’s perfect pursuit of sports timing has never stopped and changed. With this professional spirit of precision timing, Tissot became the first official timing partner in NBA history in October 2015, providing professional timing support for NBA events (NBA, WNBA, NBA D-League). Collaborating with the NBA is a great start. Both sides believe that precision and passion are the basics of presenting the perfect game, and in this way inspire innovation and exploration, and are committed to bringing a more exciting basketball experience to each fan.

Panerai Brand New Pendulum Clock

The annual Geneva International Watch Fair is about to begin. The reporting team in front of the Watch House has arrived in Geneva and will bring you the latest and fastest comprehensive watch fair report. The watch exhibition has now opened. Panerai’s latest masterpiece this year, limited to 30 pendulum clocks, has a power reserve of 8 days.

   Galileo’s pendulum is known as the ‘Measurer of Time’ and it marks a turning point in the history of horology as it opens the door to the present era. Now, with Panerai launching its new pendulum clock, this ancient discovery is once again alive. This work faithfully reproduces the instrument designed by Galileo, who used it to prove the law of isochronism of pendulum vibration. This discovery of Galileo in the seventeenth century brought a sea change, because it reduced the daily error of the clock from a few minutes to only a few seconds. The escapement wheel designed by this Tuscan scientist is considered to be the first freestyle escapement in history. Therefore, the invention of the pendulum clock has far-reaching historical significance. It contains profound technology and once again highlights Galileo, Close ties between Tuscany, science and Panerai. The application of the pendulum to timekeeping was a long and tortuous process: Galileo could not visualize an idea he had in 1641, because at that time he was almost blind, so the task was given to his son Vincenzo. (Vincenzo).
   The following year, Galileo died, and the project was put on the shelf for a long time. Until 1649, his son decided to finish it. Vincenzo approached a blacksmith to make the rough iron frame, escapement wheel, and pinion rough, and he himself cut the teeth of the escapement. Unfortunately, he also died a few months later. This model, which has not yet been completed but may work, has been forgotten for a while. By 1659, at the request of Leopoldo de ‘Medici, Galileo’s friend and biographer Vincenzo Viviani found the model and accompanied the drawing Bring it to Prince Florence. Only the latter survives, because all parts of the machine itself have been lost: the drawings now stored in Florence illustrate the structure of the instrument and its operating principle, and also allow us to intuitively understand the ideas proposed by Galileo many years ago and so on Conception of the Law of Time.
   Florence clockmaker Eustachio Porcellotti created a clock from this original drawing in 1887, which is now preserved in the Galileo Museum in Florence. Panerai’s outstanding new works are exactly the same as those of Polcellotti. The pendulum clock is 35.6 cm high, 18.5 cm wide, and 11.1 cm thick: the dimensions of this table clock follow the design of the original drawing and have been confirmed by several other reproductions. Its frame consists of two motherboards. They are not made of iron like the original clock and Polcellotti version, but are made of nickel-palladium-plated brass. The top is connected to the crossbar and the bottom is traditional. It is fixed with a conical pin. The upper crossbar carries the escapement and the pendulum pendulum, and the lower crossbar connects the lower parts of the frame plate, which form four scroll-shaped feet. The barrel is located between the base and the clock dial. The barrel of the barrel contains 4.10 meters of spring, which can continuously power the pendulum clock for 8 days. Use the winding key to rotate the square winding handle to wind the pendulum clock. A spring-equipped ratchet is installed above the center of the barrel to prevent the mainspring from unwinding. Further up is the dial with Roman numerals. Like the 1887 model, it uses black lacquered hands. The gears with hand-modified teeth, the clock frame around the clock dial, the barrel and other details are all gold-plated.

The most important part of the pendulum clock is the speed balance wheel and escapement designed by Galileo. This device includes an escape wheel with 12 pins on the side and 12 edges cut into the teeth; and three levers, which can be seen by looking at the pendulum clock from the front, one on the left and two on the left. On the right. The end of the longest lever on the left is hook-shaped and is a stop lever; the two on the right are arranged in a scissors shape, which are a release lever and an impact lever, respectively. When the escape wheel is in the stop phase, the pendulum has no contact at all, so this device is called a ‘freestyle escapement’. The pendulum itself is composed of a metal rod and a double-convex ovoid pendulum at the end, and the screws are used to adjust the length of time the pendulum vibrates. There is a place on the bottom cross bar for storing the clock winding key.
   The above is the latest cutting-edge information of SIHH 2014 brought to you by the special editor of Watch House. Next, we will provide more and more intuitive exhibition reports, so please pay attention.
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Why Men Don’t Like To Say ‘fast’, But Love Speed And Passion

Pursuing speed and conquering speed is the desire of all men. Therefore, there are many speed-related sports and events, such as the FIA ​​Formula 1 World Championship, which is also commonly known as ‘F1’. Even a woman like me who does not care about sports events, I heard about it.

Formula 1 competition scene

 Formula 1’s most noticed period in China should be the heyday of ‘Car King’ Schumacher, from the late 1990s to the early millennium, in his 16-year career, almost every record was set. The seven championships have deeply imprinted his name on the historical milestone of Formula One Formula One. Even China, which has only been in contact with this event since the 1990s, has an indelible passion for F1.

F1 matches

 F1 seems to be far away, or even out of reach. It is not a sport that ordinary people can control, nor is it an event that we can easily participate in. But in this highest level of racing today, our heart beats every time the engine sounds. In addition to the team’s technology, team cooperation, and the talent and strength of the driver, the support for the car to reach the top speed has a great relationship with the development of the car and the use of new materials. Each time a new record is created, it means that the elements that make up speed have been renewed.

Richard Mill’s three partner teams

 Of the fine watch brands, RICHARD MILLE, who has an almost enthusiastic love for F1, certainly will not miss the moment to witness every moment of speed. The same pursuit of excitement, speed and breakthrough Richard Mille brand has deep roots with F1. Jean Todt, the brand’s best friend, is the current FIA President. To this end, Richard Mill has launched three masterpieces of limited edition Jean Todt watches, namely: RM 11-03, RM 050 and RM 056 Jean The 50th anniversary of Todt’s career, to commemorate his fifty years of racing roar. And what many people don’t know is that the famous international movie star Michelle Yeoh, who is also a close friend of the RICHARD MILLE brand, is actually Jean Todt’s fiancee. At the Shanghai International Circuit on April 14 this year, the two appeared together at the scene.

Jean Todt and Michelle Yeoh

 The timing of F1 races is not multi-year, using a single annual league system, accumulating annual points to determine the performance of drivers and teams in order to produce a championship. Of all the competitions held in the F1 competition, Europe is the most hosted, North America is the second, and Oceania is the least. There are 16 to 17 races planned each year (20 races in the 2012 season), usually starting around mid-March and ending the season at the end of October. The Shanghai F1 circuit, which started in October 2002 and was completed in June 2004, has also witnessed countless glories.

 On the Shanghai International Circuit on April 14th, ten teams and 20 drivers drove fiercely on the racing track. Three teams of RICHARD MILLE include Alfa Romeo Racing and Haas F1 ( Haas F1 Team) and the McLaren F1 Team as we know it.

Red and white Alfa Romeo Racing

Alfa Romeo Racing driver Kimi Raikkonen

Haas F1 Team Debuted in Black

Romain Grosjean, brand friend of the Richard Mille of the Haas F1 team

Iconic orange-painted McLaren F1 Team

 The three teams each have their own characteristics. Whether it is from the technical strength of the driver or the overall coordination of the team, the three teams will not disappoint the audience. Just like RICHARD MILLE, it never disappointed us. When it comes to the history of innovation in watchmaking, RICHARD MILLE must be among the best. Adopting high-tech technology, integrating cutting-edge thinking and integration, each time RICHARD MILLE launches a new watch, it will redefine the concept of watch technology in the industry.

RICHARD MILLE RM 50-03 McLaren F1 Ultralight Double Seconds Chasing Tourbillon Chronograph

 In 2017, RICHARD MILLE and McLaren-Honda (McLaren), using superb watchmaking craftsmanship, to create RM 50-03 McLAREN F1 ultralight double-second chase tourbillon chronograph, with a weight of less than 40 grams Won the most timepiece manufacture, continuing the legend of brand watchmaking.

RICHARD MILLE RM 50-03 McLaren F1 Ultralight Two Seconds Chasing Tourbillon Chronograph Dial Details

 Graphene is a two-dimensional carbon nanomaterial with hexagonal honeycomb lattice composed of carbon atoms with sp² hybrid orbitals. The brand introduced this brand-new material into the creation of the case. This material allows the case to reduce weight to the greatest extent, making this watch lighter. In addition, this watch not only retains ergonomics and a unique stunning appearance, but also adds ultra-high shock resistance and ultra-lightweight characteristics.

Case material made of titanium alloy, carbon fiber and graphene

Fernando Alonso wears RICHARD MILLE RM 50-03 McLaren F1 ultralight two-second chase tourbillon chronograph

 F1 symbolizes the ultimate pursuit of speed by human beings, and every summit of it means the perfect collision between team, driver and racing car. For RICHARD MILLE, the passion of watchmaking and the speed of chasing self are the eternal theme of the brand. RICHARD MILLE will never stop the rapid pace because it has already stood high.