Patek Philippe Classic Chronograph can generally be divided into three categories: pure chronograph with perpetual calendar chronograph pure and split-seconds chronograph with perpetual calendar. This tradition followed the 2009 introduction of the basic configuration of the patent CH 29-535 PS movement, and later on this basis can increase the calendar module and two seconds after needle mechanism. 2010 and 2011 were launched Ref. 5170 and Ref. 5270 .. Now the new Patek Philippe split-seconds chronograph Ref 5204, using the independent research and development of a new movement: CHR 29-535 PS Q.
Two years ago, connoisseurs and collectors began to predict the coveted Patek Philippe Ref 5004 split seconds chronograph (classic manual winding design with column wheel, clutch and calendar level) will have been exceeded.; and a use of its self-developed patent CH 29-535 PS movement’s new split-seconds chronograph will be ran from the star. But Patek Philippe even at an alarming rate independent research and development work done in the series chronograph, it is to make experts with admiration. The reason is so intense as soon as possible in order to show the world with a new patented chronograph movement complete series, which once again proved the Patek Philippe This independent family business excellence in watchmaking skills. The aspiring enormous project was completed.
Scratch: Patek Philippe at a record speed of eight independently developed a chronograph movement.
For decades, Patek Philippe has been focusing on independent R & D and manufacturing printed movement engraved with a unique identification. But a long time, has been a special case:
CH 29-535 PS chronograph movement before launch, Patek Philippe Chronograph been using the 27-70 movement. This movement from the outside bought by Nouvelle Lémania specially manufactured according to Patek Philippe’s special technical specifications. The movement has been assembled in Geneva and final disposal; in the eyes of many fans, it was the world’s best, the most beautiful chronograph movement.
The benchmark chronograph movement once the manufacturing field, until Patek Philippe Chronograph launched ambitious development program in the new millennium only had to exit; in 2005, the program was born out of the world’s thinnest split-seconds chronograph movement CHR 27- 525 PS and reached its peak; in 2006, Patek Philippe launched with calendar self-winding CH 28-520 IRM QA 24H chronograph movement; by 2009, the Swiss watchmaking workshop is launched with horizontal column-clutch manual winding round CH 29-535 PS chronograph movement. Complete the series won the unanimous praise of the watch industry. This classic chronograph series based on a variety of complex function of the patent movement has laid a solid foundation. Count three Patek Philippe chronograph movement base and Ref. 5208 triple complicated watches equipped with timing module, Patek Philippe, just six years on the launch of eight chronograph movement.
The eight chronograph movement belong to Patek Philippe current independent research and manufacture of 50 balance movement series. Including 17 models of watch-based movement, it contains a variety of simple manual winding and automatic winding movement with tourbillon, perpetual calendar movement, calendar, minute repeater and astronomical functions and so on.
Patek Philippe replica Ref 5204:. Based on tradition and bold innovation
Split-seconds chronograph with perpetual calendar inherits the new Patek Philippe allowed to hold the loyalty of traditional features wholesale eyebrows – manual winding, double star column wheel, clutch level – Further time table or the most modern fashion watches . This is partly due to the use of the CH 29-535 PS basic movement (the movement of six innovative patented summary see Annex); on the other hand it is because 2011 Ref 5270 with the launch of the calendar function. Accordingly, the new CHR 29-535 PS Q-seconds chronograph movement frequency of 28,800 half-swing (4 Hz), and with 30 minutes totalizer instantaneous jump and the small seconds dial, the power reserve of 65 hour. But two seconds after needle mechanism has been completely redesigned, updated two technological innovation: an innovative two seconds after needle clutch lever and push rod means a patent-pending, to optimize the timing and chronographs pointer pointers precise operation.
The new calendar means classic Patek Philippe split-seconds chronograph had first been used in 2011 to launch the Ref. 5270 in. It consists of 182 independent parts, only the thickness of 1.65 mm and the thickness of the entire movement is 8.70 mm, which shows the Patek Philippe in the manufacture of complex components of outstanding ability, whether big push rod, the date gear, week and month star wheel, leap year cam, push rod springs and other precision parts. In Patek Philippe timepiece works, the charm of these components only in its extraordinary production of precision, also in its exquisite craft decorative treatment, such as slightly concave polished chamfer side edge and a ruled surface polished by hand. Steel pinion gear and carefully treated equally: all teeth and tooth leaves are round with a hard wooden individually hand polished. This is not only to get beautiful results. After the polished surface to reduce friction and wear, thereby more effectively transfer the kinetic energy.
Dial neat and tidy, inside Journey Into Amazing Caves
Although sophisticated travel time train wheel, split-seconds chronograph and perpetual calendar system is extremely complex, but reasonable dial layout, with 12 independent time scale, bringing legible display. With Ref. 5270, as this two-seconds chronograph dial layout classic Patek Philippe chronograph calendar, but adds a chronographs pointer. Weeks and months through 12 below show two windows side by side, adhering to the brand tradition. 6:00 Analog date display position integrated moon phase display. Small seconds dial and instantaneously jumping 30-minute timer are located at 9 o’clock and 3 o’clock position, which is slightly lower than the center of the horizontal center line of the main dial. This layout is a typical design features a large section of the movement. Miniature circular window, between 4:00 and 5:00 for the leap year cycle display, and the other in the day / night display, which simplifies the adjustment calendar functions 7:00 and 8:00 between. Silvered dial with 18K gold with platinum rod with 12 hour markers with luminescent coating. In addition, the black oxide with Superluminova hour and minute hands are also luminescent coating; so even if the dark can be clearly read the time. As one of the super-complicated watches most popular and useful features, calendar glory inseparable from the rational design of the dial.
Patek Philippe Ref. 5204 fashion show top platinum watch style case
The new Ref. 5204 is Patek Philippe Classic Chronograph trilogy as the perfection, with a diameter of 40 millimeters in diameter and a thickness of 14.19 mm platinum case. Rounded and smooth three-piece case with vertical lugs, curved crystal table mirror fixed recessed circle; sapphire crystal lens cover can be used with the included platinum table cover full replacement. Platinum abnormal tough, difficult process, which has brought great craftsmen case of technical challenges, relative to those of typical materials such as gold and stainless steel case needs to be applied more pressure in the processing. However, Inf, ultimately crafted platinum case, exudes a very cool silvery, the timepiece touching brilliance daylight. As Patek Philippe platinum watch all of which studded with a flawless diamond at the top Saier Dun 6 o’clock between the lugs, which only the wearer will notice. 2:00 and 4:00 of the round starting position and stop buttons, and a control chronographs pointer on the button to make the crown significantly different from the pure chronograph with perpetual calendar. With calendar of new Ref. 5204 pairs every detail seconds chronograph culmination of fine, strict rules are in line with the imprint of Patek Philippe (Patek Philippe Seal) is. Matt black with hand-sewn alligator strap with rectangular scales, and a very comfortable and convenient platinum folding clasp fixed.