2019 is destined to be an extraordinary year for Nadal. The Laval Cup, which has just ended, once again won the championship trophy. On the playing field, he wore a Richard Mille watch. In fact, Richard Mill also made a timepiece specifically for Nadal, named after him. (Model: RM 35-02 RAFAEL NADAL)
Since 2010, Richard Mill has maintained a good relationship with Nadal and has witnessed countless moments of his glory. In fact, there are not many sports watches that can meet the requirements of tennis such as speed and resistance to impact. It must be able to withstand huge impact forces, and it must be lightweight enough. To this end, Richard Mill has made many attempts and has to say that playing with materials is their strength.
Richard Mille RM 35-02 RAFAEL NADAL
And this RM 35-02 RAFAEL NADAL watch is based on the daily model, adding diamond elements. To make this watch even more flamboyant, we ca n’t help saying that it is “too loud” when we see the real thing! The case is studded with diamonds, and the red TPT case is light and light enough to have texture.
Cask-shaped red case with diamonds
Hollow dial design
In order to present a smoother case line, the watchmaker adopted Titalyt treatment and adopted a carbon TPT integrated bottom plate.
The side of the watch can be seen
Their striking case shows a very regular visual pattern of Damascus because they are composed of multiple layers of parallel filaments, which are obtained by dividing carbon fibers or silicon threads, which is also unique to Richard Mill One of the patents.
The side of the case can be seen more clearly
Guaranteed by two O-rings. Housing is assembled of 20 grade 5 titanium spline screws and 316L stainless steel wear-resistant washers
The maximum thickness of these layers is 45 micrometers. The production process is first impregnated with resin and then weaved on a special machine that can change the direction of the 45 micron fiber between layers. These index materials are heated to 120 degrees Celsius under pressure, and then processed on the machine.
Crown detail real shot
Case back movement details shot (model number has been post-processed)
The RM 35-02 RAFAEL NADAL watch has a water resistance of 50 meters and a power reserve of 55 hours. The skeleton-type movement adopts an automatic winding movement and has the functions of displaying hours, minutes and seconds. Not only that, due to the special material and structure, this RM 35-02 RAFAEL NADAL watch can withstand accelerations up to 5000 g / s.
Nylon material strap detail shot
In order to meet the watch’s sports or non-sports environment, it is possible to effectively adjust the rewinding of the main spring to suit the activity level of the wearer. Richard Mill made a lot of adjustments to the movement and structure, but for us ordinary people, its appearance is cool enough, windy, and comfortable enough to wear, which is enough to make us choose it.
Summary: This watch is available in Beijing Yintai Boutique, and the domestic price is RMB 1,599,000. If you like it to be publicistic enough, or if you want to get ‘the same paragraph’ with Nadal, it is a good choice.