It all began with the thinnest tourbillon in 2014. Later followed the thinnest moment repeater and the thinnest automatic watch . In 2018, Bvlgari disclosed the thinnest automatic watch ever (likewise the thinnest tourbillon). This year, the brand breaks its fifth record in super flimsy watches, with the thinnest mechanical chronograph at any point made – and it is automatic and highlights a GMT function… Just that! We’re going to discuss this “fifth element” with Guido Terreni, Managing Director at Bvlgari Watches, who will uncover all the privileged insights behind the amazing Bvlgari Octo Finissimo Chronograph GMT.
Bvlgari’s choice to enter the race for the thinnest watches was completely arranged. While making the Octo Finissimo assortment, the brand had an arrangement for the future: breaking one record after another and covering the whole range of old style complications. However, the mission for slimness isn’t pretty much numbers. It was considered in general, to offer an intense, exceptional and current watch to gatherers. Something metropolitan, contemporary, with incredible polish however without taking a gander at the past, repeating today’s “slim fit” pattern in fashion.
After revealing four unique watches in the Octo Finissimo assortment, Bvlgari pushed the limits of watchmaking again by focussing on quite possibly the most complex sorts of development to create; the chronograph. Few may realize that separated from the moment repeater, the chronograph is absolutely the most requesting complication. In light of the numerous switches, pinion wheels and parts included, and the effect that this complication can have on chronometry, making an in-house chronograph isn’t a simple excursion. So on the off chance that you add the prerequisite of ultra-slenderness and an automatic development, you end up with what most likely was Bvlgari’s most prominent watchmaking challenge ever: the eminent, slim, current Bvlgari Octo Finissimo Chronograph GMT .
In request to see how this brand accomplished this record-slight development and watch – an automatic development with fringe rotor, section wheel chronograph and GMT capacity of simply 3.3mm, encased in a titanium holder of simply 6.90mm – investigate the video at the highest point of this article and you’ll comprehend why Bvlgari’s watchmaking office ought to be taken extremely, genuinely indeed.
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