Collectively perceived as quite possibly the most gifted autonomous watchmakers, Kari Voutilainen is prestigious for his excellent regard for subtleties that can be respected in his watches both from a stylish and a specialized perspective.
The Finnish watchmaker situated in Môtiers, Switzerland, just introduced his most recent wristwatch, the Voutilainen 28Sport, a model described by a sportier look compared to different manifestations of the brand.
Created from grade 5 titanium and produced in-house, the beautiful and powerful 39 mm x 13.40 mm case secures the hand-wound Vingt-8 development and its huge equilibrium wheel permitting ideal guideline of the watch to inside exacting resiliences.
This development includes an infrequently seen offset spring framework with the outside of the spring utilizing a commonplace Phillips overcoil and the interior bend utilizing the generally secret Grossmann bend.
Two escapement wheels give an immediate motivation to the equilibrium through the drive roller/gem. This escapement is amazingly productive and requires significantly less energy than conventional switch escapements, offering benefits as far as life span and solidness in everyday use.
Altogether constructed, created, and collected in Voutilainen workshops, the Vingt-8 is done by hand to the best expectations of the old style watchmaking custom. Beating at a recurrence of 18,000 vibrations each hour, it offers a force save of around 65 hours.
The rich dial is produced using silver and motor turned by hand. The focal part and the little seconds sub-dial are in exceptionally cleaned onyx.
Super-LumiNova is utilized for the white gold hands and around the orange hour lists to improve decipherability in helpless light conditions.
A restricted release of only 8 pieces, the Voutilainen 28Sport has a cost of Swiss Francs 75,000. voutilainen.ch