Hands-On – The New Manufacture Royale 1770 Micromegas Revolution Limited Editions

Hands-On – The New Manufacture Royale 1770 Micromegas Revolution Limited Editions

The 1770 Micromegas Revolution is a fabulous dispatch from the “Indie” watchmaking brand situated in Vallorbe that we lack an opportunity to survey yet. Unmistakably, once you can oversee to a more critical glance at this watch, you comprehend that this would have been a pity not to cover it. As the brand is presenting three restrictive limited editions, we investigate this design twofold tourbillon – and with on of them pivoting super, super-fast.

The name ‘Manufacture Royale‘ follows its beginnings to edification and Voltaire. In 1770, the French thinker made watchmaking workshops close to Geneva. Presently situated in Vallorbe, the advanced Manufacture Royale develops the free-thinking soul that propelled Voltaire, planning watches with unmistakable character and amazing visual effect. Their most recent creation, the 1770 Micromegas Revolution is no special case and combines complex designing with a strong, innovative design.

The 1770 Micromegas Revolution is a twofold flying tourbillon whose particularity is that every one of the tourbillon pivots at its own speed. One completes a very speedy turn in only 6 seconds while the other settles on the customary moment. Its noteworthy development includes a force stabilizer to average out the two tourbillon for upgraded precision.

This eye-getting artful dance is completed by the motions of a cool miniature rotor. The hours, are demonstrated with a controller type show. The minutes can be perused on skeletonized wheel on account of a pointer.

The first thing to get your attention with the 1770 Micromegas Revolution is the play of development, volumes, differentiating materials and tones. The watch is an entrancing 3D mechanical microcosm in consistent movement. The 3 new limited editions are improved with a CVD treatment on the MR08 type to create a significantly more confident style. This covering comprise in a fine store of a straightforward metal oxide. It is offered in three distinct variants: titanium with purple or blue CVD and pink gold with khaki CVD.

The huge 45mm case includes its conventional indented bezel and two sidebars held by four screws which outline the center case, to shape rich horns. The sapphire case back offers an alternate point of view on the development and the artful dance of the tourbillon. The shaded CVD covering illuminates the huge Geneva stripes applied on the movement.

The 1770 Micromegas Revolution comes on a subjective, hand-sewed croc lash with collapsing buckle.  www.manufacture-royale.com .


Technical particulars Manufacture Royale 1770 Micromegas Revolution limited editions

  • Case: 45 mm breadth x 11.8 mm tallness – 18k pink gold or titanium –sapphire precious stone on the front and on the back – water impervious to 30m
  • Movement: Caliber MR08 – automatic winding with miniature rotor –40h power – 28,800 vibrations/h and 21,600 vibrations/h – Hours, controller type show. Minutes, show on skeletonized wheel.
  • Strap:  crocodile calfskin tie with collapsing buckle
  • 3 limited editions of three pieces – titanium with purple or blue stylistic theme, pink gold with khaki décor.
  • Retail price : gold 164,000 CHF, titanium 142,000 CHF