Audemars Piguet - Royal Oak RD#3
Audemars Piguet launched the Royal Oak RD#3, its latest exploration and development timepiece, the complete name of the Royal Oak Self-winding Flying Tourbillon Super Thin (RD#3).
Measuring 39mm x 7. 1mm, this stainless steel house warming model is the first " jewel" in history to include a self-winding flying tourbillon. It was a little while until five years or investigation and development to incorporate this specific complication (previously reserved for typically the 41mm diameter) into the scaled-down volume of the " Jumbo".
Alternating satin-brushed and polished surfaces feature the case and bracelet. The particular colours of the Petite Tapisserie dials - Bleu Nébulosité, Nuage 50 - pay out homage to the original design and are obtained using a PVD (Physical Vapor Deposition) method, ensuring a consistent tone around all dials.
The typical bathtub-shaped crawls and hands are filled together with luminous material to improve legibility in low-light conditions. Just like the minute track, the Audemars Piguet logo is published on the Tapisserie pattern inside white. The flying tourbillon cage that rotates from 6 o'clock is made of ti.
For the first time, often the tourbillon cage is equipped with any peripheral drive, which really helps to make the energy distribution with the tourbillon smoother, while impressive and perfecting the adjusting mechanism.
Typically the geometry and positioning from the balance arm has been changed to make the beating heart in the watch more clearly obvious. The flying tourbillon is put on the dial layer to realise a better visual experience.
The sapphire caseback reveals the self-winding ultra-thin (3. 4 mm) hovering tourbillon Calibre 2968, whoever finishes combine traditional and also modern finishes. 21, six-hundred vibrations per hour (3 Hz) and a power reserve of up to fifty hours.
Often the dedicated anniversary skeleton oscillatory weight comes in 22-karat rose gold colored in rhodium tones, and is also engraved with the " 55 Years" and Audemars Piguet logos.
The actual one-piece stainless steel bracelet incorporates a folding clasp with the AP logo.
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The stainless-steel enjoy represents the first time a 39mm Royal Oak Jumbo circumstance features a self-winding flying tourbillon, and the brand from Votre Brassus is already planning a small 37mm model later this coming year.