Early last century, the watch manufacturers in order to attract the attention of customers, wrist watch designer constant innovation in the Case shape. Funny, exaggerated, and all sorts of beautiful and elegant avant-garde of the case have turned out. After nearly 80 years of continuous torment, 2012 Case shape seems difficult to innovate. Piaget table change the shell has a unique and creative and in 2012 SIHH Gouverneur grand launched a new series of three watches, followed by small series in Gouverneur Chronograph for clues to tell simple analytical Piaget Gouverneur series G0A37112 Chronograph.
Circle is the symbol of absolute perfection, striking, circular and more can bring endless changes, unlimited dynamic presentation. Oval is to teach people to think of symbolic innovation and protection. If these two shapes are balanced harmony, which create changes will not be ignored.
The new series of watches use Gouverneur Round and oval design, cleverly arranged in a unique aesthetic structures, creating a balance of visual effects. Being placed in a circular oval, and round turn and into the inside of the oval from the outside to the center of the dial, Gouverneur watches are showing elegant and harmonious design style.
The new series from the Earl of two generations of designers Gouverneur technology and knowledge transfer, two personally also explore different artistic inspiration. Father devised various watches Black Tie series modeling, the son of the creation of the variation of the dial, which makes the unique styling elements Earl has had survived, but transformed into timeless style.
At first glance watch Gouverneur system feel just another一枚classic round table, but after a closer look will find that the watch is actually Zhang “oval”, is a fully integrated round and oval-shaped case, which fully reflects the One senior watchmaker Piaget two technical areas: making the case.
Perfect glossy and matte polished surface staggered, projecting trick of a different shape, form a highly complex case production process, for example by case and polished matte side treated, polished bezel and bottom scale, polished case angle and oval chronograph button, any details all reflect the spirit of this watch.
This classic model is unique in its two-timing plate design, which dial the 3 o’clock position is minute counter, small dial at 9 o’clock position is 24 hours dual time zone display.
Date dial at 6 o’clock indicates the display area.
Gouverneur Chronograph equipped with the new 882P ultra-thin self-winding mechanical movement , and is equipped with a vertical clutch device and the column-wheel.
Thickness of only 5.6 mm, equipped with large screw balance wheel and balance wheel lockout device, vibration frequency of 4 Hz (28,800). Double barrel in watch mode activated state, providing about 50 hours of power reserve.
Gouverneur Chronograph assembled transparent sapphire crystal caseback, the movement to make the Earl of traditional modified at a glance, including Cotes de Geneve, Geneva wave decoration veins, annular corrugated board decorative grinding, chamfering modification meter bridge, blue steel screws and engraved with Piaget automatic pendulum Tuo family badge.
The new system, in addition to Couverneur Couverneur Chronograph, there Gouverneur date display automatic watch and Gouverneur Tourbillon.
Gouverneur date display automatic watch Piaget 800P self-movement, and assembly of large-size screw balance wheel and balance wheel lockout device. Double barrel provides up to 85 hours of power reserve. In this rugged movement known for promoting watch central hour hand, minute and second hands, as well as the date at 6 o’clock show. Earl-signed engraved movement modified with brand design elements of mutual integration, such as Cotes de Geneve, Geneva wave decoration veins, annular corrugated board decorative grinding, chamfering modification meter bridge, blue steel screws and engraved with the Piaget family crests, automatic Tuo.
Gouverneur Tourbillon equipped with the new 642P movement, the thickness of only 4 mm, extremely slim. This extraordinary mechanical movement equipped with the ultra-thin (2.8 mm) and very lightweight (0.2 g) flying tourbillon, and with representatives of the Earl of “P” letter symbol. The asymmetric shape of the letter, showing exquisite watchmaking skills. Except at 12 o’clock flying tourbillon visible on the dial through the air outside, 642P movement is also located at the 6 o’clock position pointer astronomical moon phase display, every 122 years to the day for an adjustment error. Moon phase subdial Haute Horlogerie Piaget has further cited plant is determined to technology into the design, but also highlights the circular design of the dial. Piaget 642P tourbillon movement provides approximately 40 hours of power reserve, and with full hand-built by the Advanced tab modifications including polished decorative annular corrugated board, table hand-chamfered bridges and decorated with endless wave decoration veins, hand chamfer modified tourbillon cage and blue steel screws, develop their unique style count.
Summary: meticulous detail, a perfect match for the movement and the case, and mechanical equipment and design a whole exhibit extraordinary accomplishments watchmakers Piaget.