I checked out images of the HYT H1 Titanium , and the retrograde hours eschew the traditional dauphine hands in haute horlogerie in favor of a fluorescent green liquid to indicate the time.
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I checked out images of the HYT H1 Titanium, and the retrograde hours eschew the traditional dauphine hands in haute horlogerie in favor of a fluorescent green liquid to indicate the time.
The concept of combining fluid with mechanical movement sounds fraught with danger. However, this timepiece has been developed over the years and has brought together some of the most talented minds in watchmaking.
dial The dial is silver opaline. The bezel is transparent and made of sapphire crystal.
Arabic numerals in a modern font on the hour marker ring indicate the hours, except at 6 o'clock, which has an oversized dome marking the hours in relief.replica mens watch
A bright green liquid meniscus surrounding the dial indicates the hours. This can also be seen through the hole in the case.
The northernmost silver sub-dial of the watch communicates the minutes with one hand. It displays the minutes through a combination of Arabic numerals and batons.
Small seconds between 9 and 10 o'clock. It resembles a waterwheel and has a modern and unique character.
Located between 2 o'clock and 3 o'clock is the power reserve.
The lower part of the dial shows rhodium-plated bellows. They compress and receive the two liquids used to tell the time. It's the spectacle of the heel show that grants bragging rights to the wearer. For some, it's more like engineering ability generates dedication and brings joy.
case It's the behemoth of a replica watches for sale, with a case diameter of 48.8mm and a height of 17.9mm. However, the use of titanium means that the weight is moderate and does not unduly tax the wearer's biceps.
The lugs are one of the few traditional elements in watch design. Black rubber wraps the screw-down crown. An asymmetrical titanium crown guard follows the contour of the lower part of the case. The screw-down sapphire case back allows the wearer to see the delicate movement in the exquisite case.
sports The aforementioned pistons are made of high-strength electrodeposited alloys. They are powered by a traditional hand-wound movement with a frequency of 4 Hz.
The mechanical movement incorporates the finest craftsmanship synonymous with traditional watchmaking craftsmanship.
The bridges are hand-chamfered and decorated with Côtes de Genève.
When retrograde liquid, control the second liquid. They are pumped around a transparent channel that surrounds the dial. A green fluorescent water-based liquid imparts time. A viscous, colorless liquid filled the remaining area of the channel. A meniscus of green liquid indicates precise time in the same manner as a traditional pointer.luxury replica watches
The liquids used are precisely measured to ensure an exact correlation with time and have been chosen for their stability. They are not adversely affected by time, altitude, or other variables that would affect a watch's reliable timekeeping.
Very few watchmakers offer truly one-of-a-kind timepieces. In this case, HYT chose to walk on pristine snow. Instead of following convention and stealing someone else's ideas, they thought outside the box and made really interesting timepieces.replica Jacob & Co. Watches
The modernity of this watch has not come at the expense of traditional watchmaking craftsmanship. All the flawless finishes of traditional high-end timepieces are for connoisseurs to appreciate.
If the watch had an electronic heart, a quartz movement, it wouldn't have the same emotional appeal. And yet, every tick of the watch's tray lever is tied to my soul.
It's one of the few occasions where going green doesn't seem to have a glaring downside, with an aesthetic that captivates and seduces with its unrivaled design language.
technical specifications Model: HYT H1 Titanium Reference: HYT Cal.101 Case: titanium; diameter 48.80 mm; height 17.90 mm; water-resistant to 10 bar (100 meters); sapphire crystal front and solid case back. Functions: Retrograde fluid hours; minutes; subsidiary seconds; power reserve indicator Movement: Manual winding; frequency 28,800 vibrations per hour (4 Hz); 35 jewels; power reserve 65 hours. Strap: Hand-stitched leather-lined canvas with pin buckle