The Ressence Type 3 doesnt have a complex movement, but it has looks. The fluorescent discs displaying seconds, minutes, hours, and days rotate in a pool of clear synthetic oil thats capped by a sapphire crystal. It winds automatically so theres no crown. Its priced around $34,000.
Made in small batches, Autodromo uses only the finest Swiss Made movements. The watch has a glass crystal with sapphire coating and is available in black over black or white over stainless steel. It’s also water resistant up to 30 meters and comes with a beautifully perforated genuine leather strap.
U-Boat U-1001 9mm | Official U-Boat Authorized Dealer Limited Edition Exposed 9mm Thick Crystal! Unveiled at Baselworld 2012. It is an evolution of the U-1001. It is the new U-BOAT Classico 47 1001 IPB 9MM, a dive watch that commands attention with its imposing 9mm thick Sapphire crystal that proudly towers up from its case like a monolith.
Thanks to this uncompromising creation, Robert Greubel and Stephen Forsey have reaffirmed themselves as authentic inventors, using the mechanical timepiece as their means of expression. The Greubal Forsey Quadruple tourbillon à Différentiel is a blend of art and technical innovation which encapsulates the very soul of its the two creators. Transparent sapphire bridges were specifically chosen to allow unimpaired visual access to the perfectly choreographed aerial ballet of the four Tourbillons.
Luxury weather forecaster Housed in an opulent 18-karat gold case, the Genie 01 from Breva sports an anaerobic barometer, altimeter, and power reserve indicator along with its mechanical movement. The weather in the coming days in forecast in a dial on the right side of the face.
WORN&WOUND: Sinn 356 Review--- We’ve covered Sinn plenty in the past, so most of our readers already know the spiel when it comes to this German favorite. But outside of their line of rugged over-engineered mechanical wonders, Sinn is also known for producing some fantastic low-tech entry-level watches like the 556, the recent 104, and the discontinued 656. Most who handle these timepieces would agree that their level of finish puts other brands selling similarly priced watches to shame.