For 2015, Roger Dubuis focusses vigorously on skeletonization, as becomes clear with the presentation of the Excalibur Spider Double Flying Tourbillon. Each and every watch preceding these new deliveries has been created by the severe particulars of the Poinçon de Geneve, and the new models are no special case. The “Spider” offers extraordinary Horological procedures, with a sublime contemporary design.
The new “Astral Gateway”, as Roger Dubuis has been prodding through a progression of recordings paving the way to SIHH 2015, comprises of a few widely skeletonized watches inside the Excalibur assortment. We previously showed you the Roger Dubuis Excalibur Skeleton Automatic , including a skeletonized miniature rotor. The Excalibur Spider Skeleton Double Flying Tourbillon goes a stage or two past that, as far as style and complexity.
Apart from the development, which we’ll get to in somewhat, the brand name 47mm wide and 14.95mm thick Excalibur case has been modified by the brand’s way of thinking during the current year. Made of titanium, in certain parts covered with dark DLC, the triple-drag configuration, case and rib have been skeletonized to completely consolidate the proposed subject. A red aluminum holder and crown give the watch a dashing kind feel. The red aluminum is additionally obvious through the openworked spine with a dark moment track and Roger Dubuis moves. The conspicuous scored bezel has less indents than expected because of the engraved numerals for each ten minutes.
The widely openworked RD01SQ (SQ for squelette), first presented in 2009, is done with a charcoal rhodium covering and a round graining. It is developed with 301 sections, including 28 gems. It offers 50 hours of force, and works at a pace of 3 Hz. Motivation for the plan of the development comes from stars and heavenly bodies, a further improvement of the “Astral” topic. The star molded scaffolds, with a few hints agreeing with hour markers, are worked down to unquestionably the base to permit a full view through the whole timepiece.
Despite the great plan of the whole watch, all the consideration is going to the Double Flying Tourbillon at the base portion of the development. The Haute Horlogerie completing is of the greatest conceivable level. The seal the Poinçon de Geneve between the tourbillons is a confirmation of the Horological refinement of the timepiece.
The tourbillon confines take after a Celtic cross and pivot once like clockwork. Hours and minutes are shown with skeletonized gold hands, and have gotten a dark DLC covering and a red and white arrow point tip. The whole development of case and development give the Roger Dubuis Excalibur Spider Skeleton Double Flying Tourbillon a momentous 3D impact.
The Roger Dubuis Excalibur Spider Double Flying Tourbillon is fitted on an elastic lash with a customizable titanium collapsing fasten. It will be created in a run of 188 pieces, however it is questionable at what cost at this point. For more data, if it’s not too much trouble, visit Roger Dubuis’website.