Kari's hand is evident in the watch's movement. Max says, "This watch is reminiscent of a 19th-century pocket watch. The shapes are exquisite and the finishing is amazing." "The barrels where you can see the ratchets have a Kari Voutilainen finish. The spiralling is Kari's own work in his workshops.
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accomplish? Max continues, "The Thunderdome Eric's wildest escapement and I believe the greatest escapement -- in modern history." It's the fastest tri-axis [tourbillon] and largest.
Eric had to think of at least three or four world premier ideas. First, I asked Eric if he wanted to see a balanced wheel [on top] of the dial. "You don't actually see the balance wheel because of many multi-cage pieces," Max's track record clearly demonstrates that he is passionate about keeping balance wheels prominent and visible.
Max continued, "So Eric invented the first flying enclosure, which is almost [a] nonexistent cage. All this in an incredible amount of parts -- that is amazing -- weighs less then a gram. If you look closely, you will see the first spherical balanced wheel in history. They've been flat for hundreds of centuries, and the balance wheel is always that way. It's a sphere, turning.Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Replica
It comes with a helicoidal hairspring, and a Potter Escapement.
What is a potter escapement and how does it work? In the late 19th century Mr Albert Potter created an escapement in which the wheel moves around the anchor with the teeth inside. Max had to choose this Breitling Replica
escapement because of its complexity. Max explained that the "good old Swiss Lever Escapement" did not function at the speed Eric required. The Potter escapement works well and has great precision at lower amplities -- which allowed Eric to create this amazing piece.