Watch of the Year 2013 C900 World Timer

News related to Christopher Ward Watches
Locked
User avatar
Kip
The Administrator
The Administrator
Posts: 28880
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2007 8:45 pm
CW-watches: 146
LE-one: yes
LE-two: yes
LE-three: yes
LE-foura: yes
LE-fourb: yes
LE-five: yes
LE-six: yes
LESeven: yes
Location: New Hampshire, USA

Watch of the Year 2013 C900 World Timer

Post by Kip » Wed Dec 18, 2013 2:05 am

Image

Features
Bespoke (patent pending) modification to an ETA 2893 automatic byJohannes Jahnke – Calibre JJ03
40 hour power reserve
Dual 24 hour time indication and continuous seconds operated through central crown function
Unique airport code time-zone indicator at 12 O'clock directly integrated with location indicators on the dial
Personally assembled by master watchmaker, Johannes Jahnke and his team in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland
Hand-finished, surgical grade, stainless steel case and crown
Anti-reflective sapphire crystal
3D textured world map dial with 24 time-zone location indicators
24 hour night and day indication
Screw-down transparent case back with 24 timezone & location index
Unique engraved serial number
Premium Louisiana alligator strap with Bader deployment
Personalised certificate of authenticity signed by Johannes Jahnke
Luxury presentation case and owner's handbook

Technical Diameter: 43mm
Calibre: JJ03 (patent pending), automatic, highly modified from ETA 2893
Vibrations: 28,800 vph
Case: 316L stainless steel
Water resistance: 5 atm/50 metres
Strap: CITES certified, premium Louisana alligator deployment strap
Dial: Blue-Silver

Voted by the Christopher Ward Forum (CWF), an independent forum for CW enthusiasts, as the most significant new model introduction in 2013 by Christopher Ward London(CWL).

"A magnificent and creative timepiece...I am thoroughly impressed." (Kip)

"....it's a treat to the eye. (Berkshire)

"It is a fabulous watch" (MiniMpi)

"Stunning, just stunning!! (HendixGreen)

"....it looks amazing." (Monaco73)

".... the modest functionality is its genius." (Berkshire)

"....That is absolutely stunning" (Amor Vincit Omnia)

".....the watch looks fabulous ." (tempusmaximus)

".....this is very special timepiece..." (jez)

Master watchmaker Johannes Jahnke has modified the ETA 2893 automatic movement To make both time-zones function on a 24 hour basis unlike the usual variant of one at 12 hours and only the GMT hand rotating once every 24 hours, Johannes has modified the gearing of the 2893. A rotating disc, in this variant of the C900, has the time-zones indicated by individual airport codes in a window at 12 O'clock. The same disc indicates the geographic location on the C900's magnificent 3-dimensional world map dial.


The C900 World Timer is an open series and may be ordered directly from Christopher Ward London.

http://www.christopherward.co.uk/
http://www.christopherward.co.uk/men/dr ... -sbbr.html
http://www.christopherward-usa.com/
http://www.christopherward-usa.com/men/ ... -sbbr.html
Kip

"Asylum Administrator"

Image

Locked