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Inside the Cinema watch is a totally in-house made Konstantin Chaykin caliber KCM 01-1 manually wound mechanical movement. The movement has a power reserve of 48 hours and offers just the time and the animation complication. The galloping horse animation lasts for 20 seconds and is comprised of a disc with 12 images on it. Both the time and the animation function have separate mainspring barrels. You wind each of them by turning the crown in a different direction.
4. Jaquet Droz The Charming Bird Automaton Watch Sings And Dances
Although - quite weirdly - Romain Jerome did not once use the word 'pirates' in its communication about the collection, I still feel that this is the watch of a modern pirate. Yes, the person who will own one of these pieces (probably) won't have a full-rigged frigate tattooed on his chest, nor will he attack with swords and hooks, the taxi in the next lane, but he will want to express something that only a watch with a huge anchor and two glow-in-the-dark lightning bolts can.
Omega Speed master
I love an innovative chronograph display, so whether it's a center chronograph minutes hand or a rotating sapphire minutes counter, I'm always interested when a chronograph cannot be described as simply being bi-compax or tri-compax. The Perrelet Turbine Chrono is a large and very modern watch, available in five versions and measuring 47 x 16 mm. All versions come mounted to a comfy black rubber strap and feature anti-reflective sapphire crystals front and back. Thanks to the rubber strap, the Turbine Chrono feels light enough for daily wear and, while distinctive and brash, most of the versions are not especially flashy with limited polished elements and the option of a darker tone turbine.
The hands are also brass, satinized instead of patina finsihed, with a hand-painted second hand. Gotta love that attention to detail.
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I heard a lot about the unique "chime" of a minute repeater watch - they are in the high-end luxury category.