Roger Dubuis The Hommage watch series, which showcases the essence of classic timepieces, has released an impressive set of works for the first time at the SIHH 2014 Geneva International Horological Exhibition. These works embody the spirit of a visionary watchmaker, who not only created the Roger Dubuis brand, but also praised the achievements and skills of his predecessors with a humble attitude. The Hommage watch, redesigned in neoclassical style, brings together all the traditional features of Roger Dubuis. The new generation of watchmakers takes the masters who created this series as a model, which not only gives the watches classic style, but also makes them more distinctive and expressive. Today the watch home brings you a Roger Dubuis Hommage series watch, the official model of the watch is: RDDBHO0568.
As the founder and ‘Soul Master’ of the watchmaking factory, Mr. Roger Dubuy continues to play a spiritually inspiring and inspiring role in it. This classic and elegant new timepiece, Tribute to Mr. Roger Dubuis, pays tribute to Mr. Roger Dubuis, the earliest to create this watch series and praise its professional predecessors and The lofty respect of the art of watchmaking.
The design of this watch is inspired by a timepiece published by Mr. Roger Dubuis in 2003 and has the same functional combination. The flying tourbillon is the most complicated and fascinating style in the complication of famous clocks. Large calendar display to improve digital legibility. The charming bow-shaped power reserve display effectively indicates the winding state of the watch.
The side lines are beautiful and smooth, maintaining the classic style of the Hommage series. The screw-down winding crown design is classical and elegant, with a full texture, and the serrated edge design is easy to operate. The polished crown is embossed with the Roger Dubuis logo and pattern decoration.
The strap is hand-stitched in brown real crocodile leather with exquisite workmanship. The combination of brown strap and 18k rose gold is more classic.
Visually, the thickness of the side without the crown is moderate. The brushed metal design on the 18k rose gold case overflows the strong metallic texture in the classic style, and also plays a good role in covering daily wear and tear. The number 208 engraved on the side of the case indicates that this watch is limited to 208 pieces. Why order 208? There is also an episode here, this limited number comes from the student number of Mr. Roger Dubuy when he first studied at the Geneva Watchmaking School. The 10 o’clock direction corrector can quickly adjust the date display function of this watch.
The adjustable folding clasp in 18k rose gold has a unique and elegant design, which is sturdy and durable. It is also engraved with Roger Dolby’s English LOGO as decoration.
The unique long lug design of the Hommage series has a high degree of recognition, which makes the entire watch look longer and longer. And this is not just to increase the aesthetics. Roger Dubuis also has ergonomic bevel treatment of the lugs to achieve a more perfect contact with the wrist, increasing the width between the lugs to improve wearing. Stability.
The dial is divided into three layers, the center is decorated with white lacquered surface, the second layer is rose gold ring and white lacquered Roman numerals, the outer layer is decorated with white lacquered outer edge, the pink transfer minute ring and Poinçon de Genève Roger Dubuis and Swiss made lettering, 5 minutes with rose gold appliqué. With 18k rose gold leaf-shaped hands, the levels are clear and easy to read.
The calendar window at 12 o’clock, the large calendar display improves the legibility of the numbers. The bow-shaped power savings display between the 4 o’clock and 5 o’clock positions is beautifully designed, and the black leaf-shaped small hands can clearly see the power consumption. The most noticeable thing is the flying tourbillon between 7 and 8 o’clock. As the most complicated and fascinating style in the complication of watches and clocks, the flying tourbillon differs from ordinary tourbillons in that it uses an open turntable, which completely exposes the rotating balance wheel and creates a feeling of suspension.
The sapphire crystal on the back cover is engraved with the signature of Mr. Roger Dubuis and a limited production of 208 figures. The movement is a flying tourbillon RD540 with Roger Dubuis date display. It consists of 293 fine parts, 28 gems, 5.7 mm thick, and a frequency of 3.0 Hz. A tourbillon frame is set at 7:30, a large synchronous date is displayed at 12 o’clock, and a power reserve display is set between 4 and 5 o’clock. The tourbillon rotates once a minute, and the hour and minute hands are precisely adjusted in six directions to provide a power reserve of about 60 hours.
Summary: As everyone knows, Roger Dubuis is best at designing innovative tourbillons, and only produces flying tourbillons, so that the most sophisticated and charming way of this complex function can be presented. In its large line of flying tourbillon movements, this large date display flying tourbillon movement consisting of 293 hand-finished parts requires 750 hours of work to complete, of which 220 hours are dedicated to achieving the Geneva Seal certification The stringent requirements must be followed by four weeks of equally rigorous testing and control. This watch is truly a complex structure with interlocking wheels, endless tribute to praise.