After the launch of several Tech series masterpieces with hollow dials by Chopard, the advent of the LUC XP Skeletec watch has undoubtedly proved to the world another Chopard’s outstanding achievements in the pursuit of superb craftsmanship. The challenge of the hollow-out movement LUC 96.17-S has also made countless watch fans appreciate the severity of Chopard’s watchmaking process. Next, the watch house will take you through the article to experience the extreme beauty of L.U.C XP Skeletec, the official number is 161936-5001.
The overall design style of the Chopard L.U.C XP Skeletec ultra-thin skeleton watch inherits its noble and elegant style, and at the same time reveals its superb traditional watchmaking technology.
This Chopard L.U.C XP Skeletec watch has a diameter of 39.5 mm, and its thickness is more than only 7.13 mm. The case is made of 18K rose gold. The sun-radiated satin nickel-plated dial forms a ring between the case and the movement. The hollow skeleton movement in the middle has a clear view. Two gold-plated Dauphine hands The words ‘LUChopard’ and matte brown crocodile engraved on the surface of anti-glare sapphire crystal add a lot to the watch.
As everyone knows, the selection of the material of the movement is very important for the hollow watch. The pressure of the hollow is destined to be made to operate mechanically, which is one of the reasons why many people are unwilling to try. But Chopard’s hollow design not only reduced the number and thickness of parts, but also increased the pressure to make the existing frame. It was a perfect challenge to break through itself.
In the design of the dial, a solar-radiated satin nickel-plated dial is used to form a ring between the case and the movement. The ring is inlaid with gold-plated bar-shaped hour markers. The same gold-plated Dauphine The pointer also echoes well with the whole.
The watch has a transparent design, so exquisite ultra-thin movement can be seen through the sapphire crystal case back, which is a beautiful enjoyment.
Chopard L.U.C XP Skeletec uses a classic matte brown alligator leather strap with 18K rose gold pin buckle design, making the entire watch design more noble and elegant.
Chopard LUC XP Skeletec is most strikingly equipped with Chopard LUC 96.17-S ultra-thin movement. This movement is also the first hollow-out movement manufactured by Chopard Manufacture. It perfectly combines superb craftsmanship and elegant style. .
The movement is self-winding and operates at a frequency of 28,800 times (4 Hz) per hour. Chopard’s patented Twin® technology combines two coaxial barrels into the movement to provide a power reserve of 65 hours. For this thickness As far as the 3.3mm movement is concerned, it is a miracle. The face of the dial facing the dial is adorned with the Côtes de Genève, while the bridge is patiently hollowed out to reveal the internal details of the movement. The gold-plated components visible through the case back and dial are a subtle contrast to the black rhodium-plated plate and bridge.
Summary: Those who are familiar with Chopard know that passion and innovation are the two characteristics of Chopard’s philosophy, which penetrate into each unique piece of the L.U.C watch series. The rose gold case is equipped with an exquisite ultra-thin skeletonized movement. It is believed that this watch will sell for between 150,000 and 180,000. At the same time, this watch is limited to 288 pieces. This principle has been fully confirmed once again.
Details of the Chopard L.U.C XP Skeletec 161936-5001 watch:
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