February 28, 2014

Around The Corner

BaselWorld 2014 is almost upon us. Stay tuned as the biggest names in the watch industry will releasing their latest and greatest towards the end of March. Be sure to check back here at W&R for the exciting press releases and photos!

February 8, 2014

Linde Werdelin SpidoLite Titanium Red

Linde Werdelin SpidoLite Titanium Red
Press Release:
  SpidoLite Titanium Red is produced individually with superb precision engineering in multiple layers characterised by a striking red and black dial, adding depth to a 3-dimensional skeletonised experience. It comes with a bespoke black calfskin strap with matching red stitching. Inspired by racing cars' weight reduction technology, Linde Werdelin's signature fully skeletonised case and dial structure reveals a beautiful custom-made automatic movement through the clear sapphire crystal case back. As usual it is a limtied run, this time only 75 pieces.

Case
Entirely crafted in titanium
Microbillé and satin finish on outer case
DLC treated inner case
Constructed with 19 components
2.2mm anti-reflective sapphire crystal
See-through sapphire crystal in back case
DLC treated screw in crown
Spido icon and sub-dial engravings
Dimensions
44mm(w) by 46mm (l) by 15mm (h)
Movement
LW 04 custom-made upscale mechanical automatic movement by Concepto
42 hours power reserve
Balance frequency: 28800vph, 4Hz
Skeleton oscillator with ceramic bearings to increase strength
Strengthened escapement
Dial
Two-part skeletonised red and black upper dial with Côtes de Genève lower dial
Red and luminova indexes
Skeletonised date wheel
Hours, minutes, and sub-dial for seconds
Diamond-cut galvanic treated hands
Water Resistance
100 m