Le 18 octobre 2013, 09:53 dans Humeurs • 0
The Hublot Big Bang Foudroyante Senna watch will be issued in a limited edition of 500 pieces. The same as the first edition of the watch, the new timepiece features the colors of Brazil.
The matt black dial shows off yellow minute markers, yellow and green split-seconds hand, Ayrton Senna’s signature in green. The timepiece also features the Brazilian flag on the case-side element.
The watch accommodates an automatic split-seconds chronograph http://www.dairycast.net/hublot-big-bang-replica.html movement incorporating a new complication, the Foudroyante, to allow the calculation of one-eighth of a second.
Hublot HUB44 RTF caliber was developed in association with La Joux-Perret. The movement features polished, satin-finish bridges with chamfered edges and black PVD screws. The mechanism gives an advantage of a 42-hour power reserve.
The serial numbers on the case back are engraved in yellow ink on black ceramic. The logo “Instituto Ayrton Senna” is featured as a transfer on the sapphire crystal.
The case of the Hublot Big Bang is crafted microblasted black ceramic and measures 44. 5 mm in diameter. The bezel in the same material is secured by 6 titanium H-shaped screws that are sunken, polished and blocked.
The face of the watch is protected by a sapphire crystal with interior and exterior anti-reflection treatment.
The case construction incorporates bezel lugs and lateral inserts in black composite resin. The black PVD-coated titanium crown is provided with a black rubber insert. The start/stop push-piece is oblong-shaped and crafted in black PVD-coated titanium with a yellow lacquered insert, while the reset push-piece is rectangular-shaped in PVD-coated titanium with a black rubber insert. The timepiece is 100-meter water-resistant.
The Hublot Big Bang Foudroyante Senna watch is presented on an adjustable ribbed black rubber strap with green and yellow AYRTON SENNA hot-stamped inside. The strap is fitted with a steel black PVD coated deployment clasp.