Czapek Antarctic

Czapek Introduces the Antarctic

May 26, 2020
There's more to haute horlogerie than virtuosic complications. Movement design, rare and fine finishing, select materials or intricate case surfaces, and attention to detail, are all key factors that increase a timepiece's value in the eyes of the beholder. They are also at the heart of Czapek's latest model, the Antarctic says CEO Xavier de Roquemaurel. "The message from our...
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Moritz Grossmann Manufacture

Virtual Tour: The Moritz Grossmann Manufacture

May 22, 2020
The precision of a Moritz Grossmann timepiece lies in the hands of its experts. In keeping with the concept of “manu factum,” everything is “made by hand” by the brand – from the smallest detail to the complete movement. The innovative spirit of the company’s eponym comes alive in its ateliers. This is the point of departure for a collection...
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Naissance d’une Montre 2

Update: The Naissance d’une montre 2 Project

May 19, 2020
To make the Naissance d’une montre 2 project as authentic as possible, Dominique Buser and Cyrano Devanthey, assisted by David Friedli, had to build a watch under the watchful eye of a committee. This committee was not a band of savvy marketing executives, but rather three seasoned watchmakers who produce some of the most sophisticated timepieces available today. Robert Greubel...
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MB&F L'Epée Starfleet Explorer Green

MB&F and L’Epée Launch the Starfleet Explorer

May 13, 2020
Six years after the launch of the Starfleet Machine, the first clock co-created by MB&F and L'Epée 1839, a new expedition is underway. The space station returns in 2020, in a more compact size and enhanced with bright colors, accompanied by a fleet of three small spacecraft exploring the universe; it rightfully bears the name of Starfleet Explorer. Designed by...
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Bell & Ross BR 03-92 HUD

Bell & Ross Keeps Its Head Up with the BR 03-92 HUD

May 11, 2020
The Head Up Display – also known as HUD – is a transparent glass screen that displays all information that is essential to fulfill a mission in the pilot’s visual field. For optimal effectiveness, its primary function is to keep the pilot focused on the target ahead without having to take the eyes off their line of sight. The design...
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Zenith Chronomaster Revival Shadow

Zenith Unearths the Chronomaster Revival Shadow

May 5, 2020
A timepiece shrouded in mystery. Its existence has eluded collectors and Zenith collaborators alike for decades. As the legend goes, in 1970, not long after Zenith debuted the groundbreaking El Primero caliber, the manufacture had produced a prototype of a manual-winding chronograph, housed in a blackened steel case – a rarity for the time. Only a handful of this spectral...
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