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XXIV Twenty-Four 2013

XXIV magazine brings together 24 of the region's most celebrated and influential names to discuss their concept of time.

Watchmakers shrink movements in the race for the most streamlined model

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 12 November, 2013, 8:48pm
UPDATED : Tuesday, 12 November, 2013, 9:33pm

 

 

GRAFF
GraffStar Ultra Slim

Available in white or rose gold with a 43mm case and white or black dial, this slim new model incorporates the brand's exclusive Graff Calibre 3 movement. The signature faceted case has a thickness of just 6.35mm.

 

 

 

 

VACHERON CONSTANTIN
Patrimony Contemporaine Ultra-Thin Calibre 1731

A feat of watchmaking, this new minute repeater is the thinnest of its kind on the market, at just 8.09mm. The brand first produced a minute repeater in 1810 and has named this calibre in tribute to the birth year of its founder.

 

 

 

 

 

MOVADO
TC Thin Classic

Movado's minimalist new collection features a men's stainless steel 40mm model with a case that measures 5.95mm thick. The thin case and narrow bezel, housing a brushed sunray dial, are designed to be comfortable and contemporary at the same time.

 

 

 

 

ARNOLD & SON
UTTE

The world's thinnest tourbillon watch on the market, the UTTE (Ultra-Thin Tourbillon Escapement) boasts a 2.97mm movement and 8.34mm case. The new calibre A&S8200 was designed and manufactured in-house and has a power reserve of 80 hours.

 

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