Since the advent of the Kalpa watch in 2001, it has been the symbol of Parmigiani. The latest models introduced at the Geneva Watch Fair re-interpret the original design features in a prudent way, and each Kalpa is now exclusively equipped with a self-developed profiled movement. The iconic features of the watch series: the barrel-shaped case, the drop-shaped lugs, and the low-key dial with triangular hands are carefully designed according to ergonomics, proportions and best readability concepts, and merge with each other to create a new homemade movement Perfect style. Take one of them as an example, let’s take a look together. (Official model: PFC193-1002500-HA3242)
This watch measures 42.8×40.4 mm in the shape of a wine barrel and the dial is blue. It is impossible to extricate ourselves from the charm of deep blue ripples, and it is illuminated with 18K rose gold. This watch is water-resistant to 30 meters and displays an elegant decorative style with a sapphire crystal case back, a 22K gold automatic tourbillon and its barley engraved pattern.
In terms of display, the dial is divided into different levels, and is equipped with a dark blue central area with PVD coating, with a shot satin finish, a radial machine-engraved pattern flange embellished by hand-applied faceted time stamps, two With snail-shaped chronograph dial, chamfered and polished speedometer scale, half-date instant jump window and small seconds sector with hands. The luminous design of the triangular pointer, the chronograph dial is slightly off-center, and the circular calendar dial contains three numbers. Various design projects create a balanced and easy-to-read display design. The deep blue Hermes crocodile leather strap with rose gold folding buckle is the finishing touch.
The case back is sapphire crystal. Through the glass, the rotating movement can be seen.
This high-end dedicated watch is stylish and resolute. Nowadays the most popular timepiece complication: chronograph. The watch is equipped with a new special-shaped movement equipped with the Parmigiani logo, the PF362 movement, which is certified by the Observatory, with automatic winding, integrated double-tracking chronograph function, hours, minutes, small seconds and chronograph functions , Speedometer scale, date display, 65-hour power reserve. The movement lasted six years and was researched and manufactured in-house. The vibration frequency is 36,000 vibrations / hour (5 Hz) and can display tenths of a second accuracy. In addition, the movement is equipped with a column wheel and a vertical clutch device. To ensure accuracy and user comfort.
This watch impresses with its unique appearance and superb craftsmanship. In addition, the entire watch is also very particular about the color matching. The black strap with dark blue dial and rose gold case is stylish and unobtrusive, low-key and exquisite.
For more information on the latest Geneva watchmaking salons in 2018, please follow the watch house live feature: