Movado Ruihong Mechanical Series Couple Pair Table

The Movado Ruihong series couples watch is no longer a pure size change of the same model, but strives to seek common characteristics in details, and will creatively subvert the concept of the watch. The men’s watch is a Calendomatic steel band watch that shined at the Basel watch exhibition this year. The pure black dial with silver concave dots, crown prince hands and red lettering is unique and eye-catching. Through the translucent flat sapphire crystal, the date display window at 6 o’clock is clearly visible; through the transparent sapphire crystal back cover, you can see the red ‘M’ automatic dial. The women’s Ruihong Museum automatic diamond watch is a representative of modernism. The simple round dial is set with 78 diamonds, the black museum dial is decorated with red lettering, the pure stainless steel bracelet with a butterfly buckle, the gentle and gentle and simple and stable design style will match the two watches with each other, just like two An intimate lover, there must be a highly fitting aura behind the unique personality, closely connecting them.
Movado watch for men:
Movement: ETA caliber 2824-2 self-winding mechanical movement; 39-hour power reserve; specially designed red ‘M’ automatic disc.
Dial: Black Museum museum dial with rotating ring date display; clear date display window at 6 o’clock; silver crown prince hands; classic sun pit design at 12 o’clock; red lettering.
Case: Pure stainless steel case. Flat anti-wear sapphire crystal. Sapphire crystal case back. Water-resistant to 30 meters.
Strap: Pure stainless steel strap with 7 rows of highly polished links; push-button folding buckle.
Size: 42 mm
Model: 0606284
Movado for women:
Movement: ETA2671 self-winding movement set with 25 gems, specially designed automatic dial with Movado red ‘M’ logo.
Dial: black museum dial, crown prince hands, classic ‘sun’ pit design at 12 o’clock, red lettering.
Case: Pure stainless steel case, bezel set with 78 diamonds (0.431 ct), flat scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and back, water-resistant to 30 meters.
Bracelet: Pure stainless steel bracelet with push-button folding clasp.
Size: 26 mm
Model: 0606289

The ‘technical Content’ Of Rolex Women’s Watches Is Higher Than That Of Men’s Watches?

It is not too late to get to the topic. Let’s not talk about the market today. I want to tell my brothers a purely “technical issue” and explain the “strange” phenomenon in a Rolex watch. Some of the technologies in Rolex women’s watches are more advanced than men’s watches?

The Rolex 28mm Women’s Diary Women’s Watch is the first to use Rolex’s latest silicon hairspring technology.
The technical configuration of Rolex men’s and women’s watches is different.

   As we all know, the current movement of Rolex watches is as follows:
   Rolex men’s watches currently use 3135 series movements and new 3235 series movements (for various branch models, I use 3135/3235 for all).
   Rolex small size women’s watch (some models), currently using the 2236 movement.

Rolex Caliber 3135

Rolex’s new 3235 movement

2236 movement used by Rolex women’s watches.

   Rolex uses the Parachrom hairspring in the men’s watch 3135/3235, which is what we usually call the ‘blue niobium’ hairspring; Rolex uses the new Syloxi silicon hairspring in the small-size women’s watch 2236 Started). Rolex men’s and women’s watches are different. Women’s watches are new silicon hairsprings.
   At that time, in 2014, Rolex used new silicon hairsprings on small-sized women’s watches, but men’s watches have always used Rolex’s signature blue niobium hairsprings. I wonder, what does Rolex mean? Blue niobium hairspring is very good, why do you want to produce silicon hairspring? The result is a silicon hairspring, why only use it on female watches? Who is the blue niobium spring for men’s watches and the silicon spring for women’s watches? In recent years, I have seen more and more things, and I can almost answer these questions.
First of all, the Rolex Blue Niobium Gossamer is really good.
   At present, the hairspring of general watches uses Nivarox alloy hairspring. In Chinese, it is Nivarox alloy. A large number of watches on the market use this alloy hairspring. This Nivarox alloy hairspring is actually okay, its antimagnetic ability and anti-temperature change ability are ok, and it can be dealt with in general living environment. But it is just okay, because Nivarox alloy hairspring has a loophole, that is, this alloy still contains a small amount of iron. Iron is susceptible to magnetism, so Nivarox alloy hairspring cannot resist too strong magnetic field. So this is why, some brother’s watches are magnetized when they are worn, and they are not allowed to leave.

Rolex’s iconic Parachrom blue niobium balance spring.

   In order to solve this problem, Rolex developed the exclusive Parachrom blue niobium balance spring in 2000, which is characterized by anti-magnetic and anti-vibration. Rolex blue niobium hairspring is made of niobium zirconium alloy (because it is blue, it is commonly called blue niobium hairspring). Let’s put it plainly, there is no iron in Rolex blue niobium balance springs. Because there is no iron, blue niobium hairsprings are not afraid of magnetic fields. Even if it is not a special anti-magnetic lightning pin, the general Rolex has a strong anti-magnetic ability. Omega 15000 Gauss uses silicon hairsprings, so Rolex blue niobium hairsprings, like Omega silicon hairsprings, are antimagnetic.
Since the Rolex blue niobium hairspring is so bullish, why do they still produce silicon hairsprings?
   In recent years, because silicon springs have the advantage of anti-magnetic, so many watches have changed silicon springs, even Tissot, Mido silicon springs. The performance of the Rolex blue niobium hairspring is very good, and the result is a silicon hairspring. Not only I wonder about this, but players around the world are wondering, it is simply an ‘unsolved mystery’. Until, some players in Rolex’s official statement on the new Syloxi silicon hairspring obtained key information, explaining the role of Rolex silicon hairspring.

Rolex’s new Syloxi silicon hairspring, please pay attention to the small holes on both sides of the hairspring. The two small holes are used to fix the hairspring.

   The Rolex blue niobium balance spring has good performance, anti-magnetic and anti-vibration, but there is a small problem, that is, ‘the curve is not flat enough and not symmetrical enough’. Because, like blue niobium hairsprings, Nivarox hairsprings, these alloy hairsprings need to fix one end of the hairspring to a ‘clip’ (outer post of the hairspring, which can be easily seen from the figure). Therefore, the hairspring’s curve cannot be ‘fully symmetrical and completely flat.’ If he is asymmetric, it may affect the accuracy of travel time (the professional point is that it will affect isochronism).

It can be easily seen from the comparison that only one side of the Rolex blue niobium hairspring is fixed on the ‘clip’, and the Syloxi silicon hairspring is fixed at the same time through both sides of the small hole, so the Syloxi silicon hairspring is completely symmetrical and flat.

   The silicon hairspring is made by ‘one-piece molding’ by chemical method, and the curve is particularly flat and symmetrical. On both sides of the Rolex silicon hairspring, there is a symmetrical ‘small hole’. These two ‘holes’ are used to fix the silicon hairspring, and the left and right sides are fixed. It is fixed on the Rolex movement’s iconic cross balance plate. It is symmetrical (the blue niobium hairspring has only one side fixed and cannot be symmetrical). This design of Syloxi silicon hairspring is a patent of Rolex. Silicon springs of other brands of watches do not have this technology. Therefore, Rolex’s new Syloxi silicon hairspring is flatter than blue niobium hairspring and more symmetrical than blue niobium hairspring, which is good for ensuring the accuracy of watch movement (professional point is to reduce the influence of gravity on the hairspring).
   In addition, the brothers take a closer look and can see that the curves of Rolex Syloxi silicon springs are different in thickness and spacing from the inside to the outside. These are all researched and calculated. Conventional alloy hairsprings, including Rolex’s own blue niobium hairsprings, are unattainable.
Rolex silicon hairspring is so powerful, why only use it on women’s watches?
   There is nothing perfect in this world. One problem with silicon hairsprings is that they cannot be repaired or adjusted. If there is a problem, they can only be replaced. Silicon gossamer is plain, just like 3D printing, integrated into one, and it is the finished product. Unlike alloy hairsprings, they can be adjusted and repaired.

At present Rolex’s new Syloxi silicon hairspring is mainly used on 28mm women’s diary ladies watches.

   The reality now is that Rolex’s new Syloxi silicon hairspring performs better than Rolex’s blue niobium hairspring. The Rolex 2236 movement for women’s watches, because the movement is small, the smaller the movement is not easy to get accurate, so the new Syloxi silicon hairspring is used on the small size women’s watch 2236 movement, which enhances the anti-magnetic of Rolex women’s watches , Shock resistance and accuracy.

Including Rolex DD, Rolex men’s watches use blue niobium hairsprings.

   A large part of the Rolex men’s watches are professional watches, sports watches, Daytona, Water Ghost, Explore Two, Lightning Needle, Yacht or something. Sports watch is to be durable. In terms of resistance to manufacturing, the blue niobium balance spring is an alloy balance spring, which is easy to maintain. For these watches, the 3135/3235 series movements have large movements and thick movements, which have advantages over small women’s movements. Easy high. Therefore, Rolex men’s watches are currently using blue niobium hairspring.
   Of course, Rolex’s use of the new Syloxi silicon hairspring on small-scale women’s watches is also a test of Syloxi silicon hairspring. Many people speculate that once Rolex believes that the Syloxi hairspring has passed the test of time, it will be used in men’s watches.
Which Rolex watches use the new Syloxi silicon spring?

Rolex’s 28mm women’s log type has been equipped with the new Syloxi silicon balance spring (calibre 2236).

   Brothers, please note that not all Rolex watches use the new Syloxi silicon spring (2236 movement). Rolex now uses the new Syloxi silicon balance spring (calibre 2236). There are mainly two watches. One is the Rolex women’s log type. Note that it is a 28 mm women’s log type. One is a 37 mm small yacht. No other watches, brothers and sisters, please pay attention to the distinction.

The Rolex 37mm yacht also uses the new Syloxi silicon spring (calibre 2236).

   2236 is a women’s watch movement, which is very reasonable for 28mm women’s diary. However, the 37 mm yacht uses 2236 movement, I think this is very interesting. In general, 37 mm is the size of a men’s watch, but the 37’s yacht uses a 2236 movement only used by Rolex women’s watches, does this suggest that Rolex defines the 37’s yacht as a ‘women’s watch’?

Gp Girard Perregaux Constant Escapement L.M. Won The Timezone ‘2013 Watch Of The Year’ Award

La Chaux-de-Fonds (March 5, 2014)-Girard-Perregaux, a high-end Swiss watch manufacturer, won the ‘2013 Watch of the Year’ award from www.timezone.com The watch enthusiast online community awarded this prize to Girard-Perregaux for its revolutionary constant-force escapement watch.

   This is another famous award for the constant-power escapement watch following the Aiguille d’ Or award at the 2013 “Prix d’ Horlogerie de Genève”. It is also a practical proof of Girard-Perregaux watchmaking tradition, superb craftsmanship and innovative ability.

   Michele Sofisti, CEO of Sowind Group and GP Girard Perregaux, said: ‘We are honored to receive this award. This award was awarded to our constant-power escapement watches by global watch enthusiasts. Positive meaning is more important to us. ‘

   TimeZone Managing Director William Massena said: ‘We are very pleased that the Girard-Perregaux Constant Power Escapement Wristwatch has won our ‘TimeZone Watch of the Year Award’. It represents the common ground of our global watch lovers Love; the design is inspired by the extensive and profound traditional top luxury watches, the constant power escapement is a groundbreaking watch. ‘
Girard Perregaux Constant Power Escapement

   Inheriting the revolutionary concept of true royal ancestry with constant power. A breakthrough in the field of precision timing using the new escapement system construction and design (3 different patents).

   Unprecedented accuracy: The constant power (constant amplitude and constant rate) generated by the oscillator successfully overcomes the problem of power attenuation in traditional mechanical watches.
   Avant-garde materials and advanced technology. Using 14 micron elastic silicon hairspring-the diameter is a necessary component of one sixth of the diameter of human hair.
   Innovative dual spring barrel (patent pending) with long power reserve and linear power reserve display. Clockwork drum spring with a total length of 3 meters.
   Inspired by Girard-Perregaux’s traditional gorgeous, avant-garde design.