News Basel 2011

Hour Vision Co-Axial Skeleton Platinum

An edition limited to only 88 pieces

The Watch Quote™ - April 2nd, 2011



Each detail of Omega’s Hour Vision Co-Axial Skeleton Platinum Limited Edition proclaims that this is a timepiece created by a watchmaker working at horology’s cutting edge.

Start with the 41 mm outer case. It is crafted from 950 platinum and it has a 360° transparent sapphire casebody set inside it, allowing unobstructed views of both sides of the exclusive Omega Co-Axial calibre 8403 which drives this extraordinary watch. Equipped with a silicon balance spring, the watch is delivered with a four-year warranty.

The striking sapphire dial has a blackened brushed and polished grooved hour track which features the legend “Limited Edition”. There are diamond-polished 18 Ct white gold applied indexes.



The movement at the heart of this masterpiece is fitted with Omega’s revolutionary Co-Axial escapement on three levels. There is also a time zone function which allows the independent adjustment of the hour hand – ideal for travellers who wish to adjust the time without stopping the watch. The Omega Co-Axial calibre 8403 has polished screws and an 18 Ct gold rotor with a sapphire plate metallised with the Omega logo, the name of the calibre and the limited edition number (00/88). Its appearance is enhanced by the fact that non-essential material from the plates and bridges has been sawn away, giving it a unique “skeletonized” essence.

The Hour Vision Co-Axial Skeleton Platinum Limited Edition is presented on a matt black leather strap on a polished 950 platinum buckle. The watch is water resistant to 10 bar / 100 metres / 330 feet. The Omega Hour Vision Co-Axial Skeleton Platinum wristwatch was created in an edition limited to only 88 pieces.

monTitreVote
 1     2     3     4     5   

Omega Hour Vision Co-Axial Skeleton Platinum Limited Edition

Technical description


Movement:Omega Co-Axial Calibre 8403
Self-winding movement in both directions
Official certified chronometer
Jewels:39
Frequency:25’200 A/h (3.5Hz)
Power reserve:60 hours
Exclusive features with:Time zone function
Co-Axial Escapement with 3 levels
Omega free sprung-balance
2 barrels mounted in series
NIVACHOC
Special luxury finish:Sun-brushed finish with dark grey galvanic treatment
New shape 18 Ct red gold rotor with a sapphire plate set in the middle; limited edition number metallised on sapphire plate rhodium-plated screws
Rotor :sapphire plate metallised with Ω OMEGA Co-Axial 8403
Display:Central hour-minute-seconds hands
Material
Case:950 platinum
Bracelet:leather strap
Case
Diameter:41 mm
Height:12.50 mm
Water resistant :10 bar / 100 m / 330 ft
Casebody:360˚ see through sapphire casebody set in metallic outer-case
Polished crown with Ω
Domed scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment on both sides
Polished 950 platinum screwed caseback with anti-reflective treatment on both sides.
Dial:Sapphire dial with brushed-polished grooved and blackened hour track on which is marked “Limited Edition”
Diamond-polished 18 Ct white gold applied indexes and other dial indications metallised on the sapphire dial
Hands:18 Ct white gold diamond-polished “parform” hour-minute hands, brushed finish on top
18 Ct white gold polished facetted central seconds hand
Bracelet:Matt black leather strap on polished 950 platinum buckle
Fitting:20 mm between lugs, 18 mm on clasp
Specifications:Limited edition of 88 pieces
Special presentation box

 Advertising
From Daytona
to the Cosmograph Daytona
 Advertising
a lot
very much indeed
not at all

  Advertising
  Most popular pages
1 Rolex watch, 2 Hublot watch, 3 Patek Philippe watch, 4 Audemars Piguet watch, 5 Richard Mille watch, 6 Omega watch, 7 Breitling watch, 8 Panerai watch, 9 Vacheron Constantin watch, 10 Cartier watch, 11 Jaeger-LeCoultre watch, 12 IWC watch, 13 Tag Heuer watch, 14 Montblanc watch, 15 Baume & Mercier watch, 16 Zenith watch, 17 Breguet watch, 18 Chopard watch, 19 A. Lange & Söhne watch, 20 Bell & Ross watch, 21 Piaget watch, 22 Chanel watch, 23 Girard-Perregaux watch, 24 Blancpain watch, 25 Roger Dubuis watch, 26 Louis Vuitton watch, 27 Corum watch, 28 Tudor watch, 29 Dior watch, 30 BRM watch, 31 Ebel watch, 32 L.Leroy watch, 33 Bulgari watch, 34 S.T. Dupont watch, 35 Parmigiani watch, 36 Ralf Tech watch, 37 H. Moser & Cie watch, 38 Ferdinand Berthoud watch, 39 Franck Muller watch, 40 Chaumet watch, 41 Porsche Design watch, 42 Jaquet Droz watch, 43 JeanRichard watch, 44 Hermès watch, 45 Ulysse Nardin watch, 46 Salon de Genève watch, 47 Ressence watch, 48 MB&F watch, 49 Harry Winston watch, 50 Yema watch, 51 Frédérique Constant watch, 52 Perrelet watch, 53 Van Cleef & Arpels watch, 54 Wyler Genève watch, 55 Eterna watch, 56 Urwerk watch, 57 Bucherer watch, 58 HYT watch, 59 Greubel Forsey watch, 60 Christophe Claret watch,
1