The pleasant sound of the three-question watch always brings us infinite reveries, and that wonderful sound is the greeting of the three-question watch to us in spring. Today, I will introduce you to several luxury minute repeaters known for their exquisiteness, and say hello to this spring in the sound of wonderful music.
IWC Portuguese Minute Repeater
The Portuguese, led by the famous navigator Da Gama, wrote a glorious history of navigation in the 15th-16th centuries, which promoted the great process of the development of human society. To pay tribute to Da-Gamma, IWC has specially added the Portuguese Minute Repeater to the Portuguese series. The Portuguese series is one of the IWC’s signature series. Its simple and beautiful appearance and accurate timing have always been widely loved by watch fans, especially the business people. The series was originally born in the late 1930s, and was reborn in 1993. In 2004, it also shined at the Geneva Clock and Watch Fair, where it surprised four people. Nowadays, when it comes to IWC, we have to talk about the Portuguese series. Portuguese Minute Repeater is a masterpiece of traditional craftsmanship and cutting-edge production technology. The dial is equipped with a decorative minute display ring, a breath-holding mechanical device and a perforated minute repeater. Not only the visual effect is gorgeous, but also the unique listening experience. It can read the hours and engravings through two fine-tuned springs. Clock and minutes. This top-of-the-line watch is limited to 50 pieces each in 18K white and 18K rose gold.
Breguet Reveil Du Tsar
At the Baselworld Watch Fair 2003, Breguet launched a Reveil Du Tsar, a classic alarm watch that appealed to all watch fans. Although the alarm clock has passed its most brilliant era, for watch fans who love to travel or watch the sound of humming watches, alarm clocks are still worthy of handicrafts. The watch is equipped with a new self-winding 519F self-winding movement jointly developed by Breguet and Polyplatin. The movement has more than 400 combined parts and is set with 38 gems. It has an alarm clockwork energy storage reminder and an alarm. Turn the display on and off, the second time zone sub-dial and the date window. The alarm bell is produced by a steel soundtrack, which is particularly crisp and pleasant. In addition, the dial is made of pure gold-plated silver. The surface of the dial is hand-engraved with seven different complex patterns, including Paris studs and barley patterns. The water-resistant depth is 30 meters and the power reserve is 45 hours. The release of this watch underscores Breguet’s vision of upholding the tradition and innovation of fine watchmaking.
Blancpain Leman Reveil GMT
Blancpain and Breguet belong to the same family, and currently belong to the Swiss watch giant Swatch Group, and Blancpain watches are almost identical to Breguet watches. The Blancpain Leman Le Mans series dual time zone alarm clock is already famous in the field of watches. After conducting intensive research, the designer found that the titanium gold watch has higher sound purity and louder volume than the gold case, which was born. A new minute repeater Leman Reveil GMT. The watch is equipped with a 40mm titanium gold case, which is light and extremely sturdy. The sound transmission effect is extraordinary. The bottom cover is sapphire crystal and the water-resistant depth reaches 100 meters. Equipped with a new 1241 movement, equipped with two barrels, which drive the watch’s travel time and alarm device, with a total of 407 parts, it is the first to be able to use the automatic winding oscillating weight for daily travel time and alarm function. Mechanical watch. The second time zone display is attached to the dial at 9 o’clock, and the alarm switch and power reserve are displayed at 12 o’clock. And the watch can automatically adjust the local date according to the second time zone time, which is very rare in similar watches.
Parmigiani Toric Westminster Minute Repeater
Swiss watch brand Parmigiani has always liked to make things easy and difficult, and has developed a variety of complex timepieces. It is praised by industry insiders and watch fans for its proud technology and unique aesthetics. At the 2001 Geneva Watch & Clock Fair, Parmigiani exhibited the Toric Westminster Minute Repeater Minute Repeater for the first time, making it an instant blockbuster, which has attracted many watch connoisseurs. The watch has a built-in precision tourbillon system and a large calendar display. It only takes no less than 350 hours to inlay the movement and components; the bezel and dial are set with gorgeous dazzling baguette diamonds. But the most prominent feature is the minute repeater. Different from other minute repeaters, this watch uses four small hammers to hit four tuned steel gongs, and then reports the first, second, and third tick times in three different melody, making the hour tick The bell sound changed, and finally the minutes were knocked out. With a stable tourbillon system, this watch stands out from the crowd with its monotonous minute repeater.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grand Tradition Minute Repeater
The Geneva Watch Fair has always been the most important exhibition in the watch industry. Many world-class watches have chosen to debut at the Geneva Watch Fair. The Master Grand Tradition Minute Repeater repeater developed by Jaeger-LeCoultre also chose Geneva as the starting place. At the Geneva Watch Fair in 2009, Jaeger-LeCoultre officially launched this watch, with a limited production of 100 pieces. This watch uses a crystal gong, which is the crystallization of the wisdom of Jaeger-LeCoultre engineers and acoustic experts, which can make the watch sound extremely pure and clear. The watch is set with 43 gems and the case is made of 18K rose gold. It is equipped with a Jaeger-LeCoultre 947 manual winding movement, equipped with two barrels and a variable inertia balance wheel. The power reserve reaches 15 days and can be read. Hours, minutes, energy storage, etc., water-resistant to 50 meters. The dial is mother-of-pearl, and the strap is made of crocodile leather, which enhances the watch’s temperament.
Breitling Aerospace Minute Repeater
The Breitling brand’s achievements in aviation are needless to say. Its aerospace multifunctional watch (Aerospace) has won the favor of many pilots and travellers with its unparalleled performance, becoming a model of efficiency. The Aerospace Minute Repeater minute repeater is carefully selected and reasonably combined with a number of practical functions. The accuracy of the segmented countdown and countdown is 1/100 second, and the operation is very simple. The consumer only needs to rotate, press, lift or pull the crown. You can complete the functions of timing, alarm, sounding the time. The dial adopts Arabic numerals, the clock is thick, the hour and minute hands are oversized, and it is equipped with a high-performance backlit display system compatible with night vision goggles, which is very convenient for reading time. The movement selects Breitling 79 high-performance SuperQuartzTM temperature-compensated super quartz movement, which is more than ten times more accurate than ordinary quartz movement. The 42mm case is made of titanium or 18K red gold, which is sturdy and lightweight. It has a second time zone dial and is waterproof to over 100 meters.
In these three-question timepieces, while we are feeling the great creativity of watchmaking masters, we also feel the joy brought by the timepieces.