A. Lange & Sohne Lange Zeitwerk Handwerkskunst

A. Lange & Sohne Lange Zeitwerk Handwerkskunst

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It’s been three years since A. Lange & Sohne made the first clock Lange Zeitwerk. The factory will build Saxon hours a limited edition of only 30 copies that will be available exclusively at its boutiques.

Lange Zeitwerk Handwerkskunst, which more or less means “mechanism that measures time hand made” is a special watch. The dial displays the time in digital format, but not as any one: it, according to the most traditional and deep canons inspired Saxon watchmaking – as the Great Date Glashutte – all ‘digital clock to 5 minutes ohann J Christian Friedrich Gutkaes was commissioned to build a mid-nineteenth century to the theater Semperoper in Dresden.

That’s it for a watch that version in 950 platinum – “standard” limited to 100 copies comes close to 100,000 Eur price? Of course not. Just unveiled Lange Zeitwerk immediately won “L’Aiguille d’Or” (Golden Hand) to the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Geneve 2009.

A. Lange & Sohne Lange Zeitwerk Handwerkskunst

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GR Barcelona acquired the exclusive distribution of the prestigious New York firm Harry Winston

Harry Winston

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One of the signatures of Haute Horlogerie star arrived in Spain from the hand of the families of jewelery tradition Grau and Rabat.

GR Barcelona, jewelry reference in Diagonal, recently announced that it will handle the exclusive distribution for the entire Spanish territory’s signature fine jewelry and watches American, Harry Winston. GR Barcelona meet in a unique selection of jewelry and watches exceptional. The largest companies have a unique setting to show off their collections.
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Chronographs Watches

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The measurement of time is a challenge, the man has always been investigated. Both scientific experiments and the high-performance sports require the technology from its highest. Chronographs are by no means only measuring instruments. From simple stopwatch, the chronograph has become a fashion object, which can be found in just about every fashion collection.

What is a chronograph?
Literally translated, the word means Chronograph “time writer”. With a chronograph is a clock, in which in addition to the actual movement, a stop mechanism installed. This mechanism is triggered by pressing a button and is on another dial (later there were up to three dials for hour, minute and second) to read. The related feature is the timing.

Characterized in that the separate stopwatch started, stopped, and can be put back, can be measured by time intervals up to one minute.

The special feature is that the mechanics of the stopwatch is running, regardless of the actual clock. Stop device and clock do not interfere.

During the first chronograph only had a crown to start and stop the timing function, which could later come up with two or three crowns, which were then covered with one of the named function.

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Wireless Watches

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Each clock must be set in any way. Usually this is done manually by a wheel, which provides the time mechanically, or digital clock via knobs. It is easier with radio watches.

What are radio wristwatches?
Under radio watches is meant mostly quartz watches whose time is checked regularly and corrected if necessary. Radio receives the clock signal, which sends the time. This is compared with the current time of the clock and then repaired as needed. Not digital radio wristwatches have to built an engine that determines the clock faster than the actual speed, can make to the correct time. Due to advanced technology, the technical part will be very small, so there are radio watches in many colors, shapes and sizes.

History and Development
Since there is Coordinated Universal Time, in many countries there is an institution that is mandated to determine the current time. In Germany for the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt in Braunschweig is responsible. Since 1977, the Institute shines the current time on the DCF77 on a frequency of 77.5 kHz. The time can be in the region received 2000 km around Mainflingen near Frankfurt, where the Institute. Initially, only big watches were able to receive the signal.

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