Masterpieces Of Timepieces With Complicated Craft Tasting Chopard L.U.C Series Tourbillon Watches With Large Complications

In 2010, in order to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Chopard, the brand launched the first LUCAll-in-One watch, equipped with many complicated functions, and equipped with the excellent LUC05.01-L. This watch is carefully crafted in accordance with the standards of the Geneva Seal, from research and development to manufacturing, from casting gold to components. At Baselworld this year, Chopard launched the new L.U.CAll-in-One watch, which combines the essence of large complex functions with the distinctive elegant aesthetic style of the L.U.C series, fully showing the brand’s superb watchmaking skills and style. This brand new watch has 14 complex functions in one, limited edition of 10 platinum and 10 18K rose gold, with the prestigious ‘Poinçon de Genève’ quality emblem. Let’s take a look at this brand new large complex tourbillon watch. (Watch model: 161925-5002)

Masterpieces of timepieces with complex craftsmanship

   This brand new complication tourbillon watch is equipped with the most complication features provided by the L.U.C series, embodying the brand’s originality. The 14 complex functions of the display system are set on both sides of the watch, which are the outstanding masterpieces of Chopard watchmaking. On the dial side, the large date perpetual calendar is displayed on it, the large date display window at 12 o’clock, the month display and leap year cycle display at 3 o’clock, the 24-hour and week display at 9 o’clock, and the 6 o’clock position. A delicate tourbillon reveals the bridge.

   On the bottom side of the table, the time equation, power reserve, and sunrise and sunset time display are balanced and aligned at the top, echoing the orbital astronomical moon phase display below. The entire model reflects the iconic watchmaking features and exquisite watchmaking craftsmanship of the Chopard L.U.C series, and it can be regarded as an excellent masterpiece of timepieces.

Dial function illustration

Table bottom function diagram

Watch real shot

   The case of the new timepiece is made of 18K rose gold, the bezel is polished by a polishing process, and the middle layer of the case is polished by vertical satin, showing two different visual perceptions, highlighting the charming luster unique to precious metals.

   The crown is also made of 18K rose gold. It is engraved with the L.U.C logo, and is surrounded by a non-slip texture. The feel is good and it is good for adjusting the time.

   The dial of the new watch is made of solid gold, and is exquisitely decorated with fine grains. After that, it is electroplated and colored. It is bold and distinctive with a gray-green case and rose gold case. The guilloché pattern radiates light from the large double date display at 12 o’clock, and the carefully modified details are resistant to deliberation.

   The large date perpetual calendar is displayed in the form of dual display windows and a sub-dial, and is equipped with a tourbillon below. All functions are highlighted on the finely carved dial in a generous and clear manner, showing the beauty of simplicity and balance.

   The time equation, power reserve, 24-hour day and night display, Geneva-based sunrise and sunset time display, and orbital astronomical moon phase display are located on the case back. This design can save disk space. The lunar phase display design is a classic watchmaking feature of the LUC series. Two concentric disks in the same starry sky background rotate at different speeds to reproduce the moon and its mechanism of how the sun shines, thereby displaying the moon phase trajectory. .

Alligator leather strap

   The new watch features a brown alligator leather strap lined with crocodile leather for added comfort.

Engraved ‘Poinçonde Genève’ quality emblem

   Equipped with L.U.C05.01-L manual-winding movement, consisting of 516 parts, and equipped with 4 barrels, it has a power reserve of up to 7 days. The movement is certified by the Swiss Official Observatory (COSC) and is engraved with the famous ‘Poinçon de Genève’ quality emblem, reflecting the brand’s extraordinary watchmaking spirit.

Summary: Chopard has always been known for its independent watchmaking concept. Each step of the LUC series watches, from movement development, finished product design, cast gold, stamping and finishing of the case, movement components, hand-made Traditional decoration process, surface treatment, polishing, assembly, adjustment to quality control, the brand independently masters all the processes in-house, creating this outstanding timepiece with 14 complex functions. (Picture / text watch home Wu Fengqi)