Following the Kudoke 2 watch introduced a year ago at Baselword and victor of the Petite Aiguille prize at the Grand Prix de l’Horlogerie de Geneve 2019 (you can find out about it here ), German watchmaker Stefan Kudoke is presenting today an intriguing 20-piece restricted version of this model.
Compared to the assortment form that includes a silver-white dial with blued hands, the Kudoke 2 Nocturne Limited Edition is described by a hazier galvano-anthracite, iced dial – subsequently the name “Nocturne” – whose shading changes from light dim to dim contingent upon the light of the climate.
At the point when you handle the watch, the eye is promptly pulled in by the turning domed sky plate at 12 o’clock, hand-engraved and electroplated in yellow gold, dark rhodium and white rhodium.
The little gold-plated triangle demonstrates whether it is day or night by clearing around the 24-hour ring while the time is shown on the external rhodium-plated section ring by the coordinating hour and moment hands.
Now and again, the entirely cleaned hands will show up completely dark so changing the substance of the watch. The hour hand is upgraded by the boundlessness sign, a Kudoke signature that we will discover again on the rear.
39 mm in width and 10.7 mm high, the cleaned round case with somewhat bended hauls is completed by a wonderfully refined onion-molded crown bearing the K letter in alleviation. Highlighting sapphire glasses on the two sides, the watch is water impervious to 5 atm (roughly 50 meters/165 feet).
Turning the watch is a satisfying encounter. Uniquely in contrast to the standard type that is done in yellow gold, the Kaliber 1-24h is introduced in white rhodium.
Roused by the plan of authentic English pocket watches, this hand-wound 4 Hz (28,800 vibrations each hour) development incorporates a module that controls the 24-hour sign showed on the dial side and offers a self-governance of 46 hours.
Fastidiously executed by hand, completes incorporate the cleaning of the edges and the hand-pounding of the equilibrium chicken, engraved with the vastness sign that we have met previously. Indeed, even the snail-finish on the wheels is performed by hand.
Completed by a graphite dark gator calfskin tie got to the wrist by a treated steel pin clasp, the Kudoke 2 Nocturne Limited Edition has a cost of Euro 8,665 (barring deals burdens) that is likewise the current cost of the assortment model. kudoke.eu