The Twenty-8-Eight Skeleton Tourbillon Set with Diamonds houses DeWitt calibre DW8028s, which uses age-old, recognized and highly reliable technical parameters in its construction: 18’000 A/h, a variable-inertia balance, a 44° angle escapement and 72 hours power reserve.
Entirely produced in-house, this manually wound Tourbillon is equipped with a Swiss anchor escapement and a spiral made out of an unbreakable, self-compensating, non-oxidizing, anti-magnetic alloy and sequenced at 2.5 Hz. The perfect homogeneity and incredibly precise flat rolling of the Hairspring (0.0001 mm) guarantee an extremely high precision to the mechanism.
The Twenty-8-Eight Skeleton Tourbillon does not intend to compete with the ultra-skinny and fragile skeletons where as much material as possible was taken out of the construction. The architecture of DeWitt’s skeleton remains deliberately strong and is therefore very well balanced with the design of the case which features 48 imperial columns.
The Twenty-8-Eight Skeleton Tourbillon is housed in a 43 mm round case made in 18-carat white gold. Presenting particularly comfortable proportions with redesigned lugs and slightly more discrete imperial columns displayed on its flanks, it remains instantly recognizable and true to DeWitt’s strong DNA. Its balanced design offers the necessary combination of character and refinement for a successful wedding with the architectural lines of the skeleton movement.
Model: TWENTY-8-EIGHT SKELETON TOURBILLON
Mechanical and skeletonized manually wound movement integrating a Tourbillon manufactured by DeWitt
Diameter: 33 mm
Functions: Hours, minutes
Power reserve: 72 hours
Vibrations: 18,000 Vph
Balance: Variable-inertia balance
Spiral: Spiral with Breguet curve sequenced at 2.5 Hz.
Escapement: 44° angle of lift
Number of components: 185
Gem-setting: 215 round diamonds (approx. 0.78 ct)
Round case, adorned with DeWitt imperial columns on the sides
Material: 18-carat white gold
Diameter: 43 mm
Total Thickness: 10,28 mm
Crown: 18-carat white gold, polished, ring in blackened titanium featuring the “W” signature
Case back: Sapphire crystal
Distance between lugs: 21 mm
Water-resistance: 30 metres
Hands: Hours and minutes : open-worked hands in the form of double-edged swords, black colour tone
Wristband Black alligator leather
Buckle: 18-carat white gold pin buckle, polished, “W” signature
Co-founded by Sydney Dong and Dr Christopher Tay, Hong Kong based watch brand SD-09 presents its Spacecraft Timepiece on popular crowd fundi...
With the Aqua series, German watch brand NOMOS Glashütte is extending the significant success of the neomatik collection . The new collec...
In this new rose-gold Haute Joaillerie version, the Aquanaut Luce combines the most complex jewel setting techniques (invisible and snow set...
The new CableForce series enriches the Gc men’s line with a new design for men with a strong personality. Intricate wire details on the beze...
The new KonTiki Diver watch takes inspiration from a vintage ETERNA dive watch from the 1970s. Divers at the time used “no decompression” ta...
Gc celebrates its 20th anniversary with a limited edition timepiece for men. True to its watchmaking savoir-faire, the Gc 20th Anniversary i...
During Baselworld 2016, Paul Picot has launched the Atelier Cherry Blossom, a time piece that appeal to women who appreciate elegant lines, ...
In 1999, taking inspiration from the regulator clocks of 18th century, Oris created the world’s first dive watch featuring a regulator dial....
Swiss watch brand Eterna marks the 70th anniversary of Thor Heyerdahl’s legendary KonTiki expedition with a bold new limited edition timepie...
The Atelier Regulator timepiece with lapis lazuli stone dial perfectly reflects the fundamental values of Paul Picot, the Le Noirmont based ...