Hands-on with the MCT Dodekal One D110 & Its Unique Mechanical-Digital Display

Hands-on with the MCT Dodekal One D110 & Its Unique Mechanical-Digital Display

The MCT Dodekal One D110, which we acquainted with you here , is just one of the most great mechanical computerized hour signs available. MCT is the contraction of Manufacture Contemporaine du Temps, and the name really says everything. This “very contemporary” watch manufactory, which was dispatched in 2007, doesn’t make wrist watches that show time essentially by 2 or 3 hands. What’s more, their most recent creation, the Dodekal One that we’re seeing today, is, even in the field of watches with another approach to show time ( something we love here at Monochrome ), an outright extraordinariness. Today we go involved with the Dodekal One D110. 

Hands turn all around. The round movement of hands has been broadly embraced for the sign of time for quite a long time; the semantic idea of how time will be shown is simple. Not content with this customary sign, MCT has built up a few watches with strange time shows, like the Sequential One ( see our full survey here ) and Sequential Two .

MCT is known for intuition diversely however not only for being extraordinary. Introduced to praise the 10th commemoration of the brand, the Dodekal One is without a moment’s delay wonderful and actually imaginative yet above all else its computerized time sign is too neat. It is in reality one of the most persuading and great answers for showing advanced hours mechanically.

When we previously revealed about the dispatch of the MCT Dodekal One – before we got the opportunity to do a legitimate active audit – we got various solicitations for video showing the hour change. You requested it thus we are delivering.

The hours are shown carefully in the focal point of the watch where space has been made accessible. Precisely, the cycle depends on a complex arrangement of cams and carriages. The smooth hour progress is affected by the translational movement of sections over a 2.5 second time frame (as indicated by the official statement yet it appears to be a lot quicker). Minutes are shown on account of a flying hand combined with a straightforward circle. The moment records are organized on a dark roundabout dial. In the corners, spans (non-useful) make right the round development, while giving a cool and specialized cylindrical appearance.

Turn the watch over and you see the lovely design of the in-house type D1. Ticking at 18’000 vibrations each hour/2.5 Hz. it has a force save of 50 hours. The programmed winding is driven by a gold miniature rotor. Time can be put forth as it were. The development enhancement highlights Geneva stripes and decent chamfers. The equilibrium connect is open-worked. In contrast to the Sequential One and the Sequential Two, it is a full equilibrium connect. The equilibrium is free sprung (with Breguet terminal bend) and it has change screws.

The Dodekal One square, pad formed case includes delicate bends differentiating flawlessly against incredible points. It is delivered in evaluation 5 titanium or DLC-titanium and pink gold. The sapphire precious stone is delicately cambered and the short, tightened drags are open-worked.

The MCT Dodekal One is matched with a matt gator cowhide tie got with a triple collapsing clasp. MSRP is CHF 55,000 for the evaluation 5 titanium restricted edition.


Technical determinations – MCT Dodekal One D110

  • Case: 43 mm x 43 mm titanium grade 5 (or DLC titanium and pink gold) case – cambered sapphire gem with AR covering on the two sides – sapphire caseback with AR covering – 3 ATM/30 m water resistant
  • Movement: Caliber MCT D1 with programmed winding (miniature rotor) – 50h force hold – 2.5 Hz. – 62 gems – focal advanced hour sign and minutes’ sign with a flying hand
  • Strap: dark croc calfskin tie with collapsing buckle
  • Two restricted releases of 25 pieces each
  • Price: CHF 55,000 for the titanium rendition, CHF 65,000 for the Ti DLC/gold version

For more data, kindly visit www.mctwatches.com