WORLD`S FIRST ALARM CHRONOGRAPH

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Limited to 300 pieces

Aeromaster Steel Alarm Chronograph

FORTIS x PAUL GERBER

CHF 7,450 REF: 657.10.11

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FORTIS 2-Year Manufacturer Warranty Included

About

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Made for lovers, collectors, afficionados. But actually for real watch enthusiasts.

Paul Gerber – once constructed the most complicated wristwatch in the world. For this he receives an entry in the Guinness Book of Records. In cooperation with us, he developed the F-2001 Manufacture Calibre in 1997. The world’s first chronograph with mechanical alarm.

 

 

FORTIS x PAUL GERBER

Paul Gerber – once constructed the most complicated wristwatch in the world. For this he receives an entry in the Guinness Book of Records. In cooperation with us, he developed the F-2001 Manufacture Calibre in 1997. The world’s first chronograph with mechanical alarm.

Specs

  • Case


    Case diameter

    42 mm

    Case size seems too big? It only seems that way.

    Water resistance

    200 m / 600 ft / 20 atm

    Body material

    Brushed stainless steel

    Bezel type

    Fixed bezel

    Bezel material

    Stainless steel

    Glass

    Sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating AR 027 on both sides

  • Crown & Pushers


    Crown type

    Quick pull crown

    Pushers

    Chronograph start/stop/reset pushers

    Other

    Alarm Pusher

  • Dial & Hands


    Dial color

    Matt black

    Dial pattern

    Finely grained base structure / grooved totalisers

    Hands

    12h-Counter, 30 Minutes Counter, Alarm, Central Second, Hour (luminous), Minute (luminous), permanent small second

  • Movement


    F-2001

    ALARM CHRONOGRAPH

    A built-in alarm is a rare complication in a mechanical wristwatch. Rarer still is an automatic chronograph with a built-in alarm. So rare, in fact, that FORTIS’s patented F-2001 movement, which went into serial production in 1996, was the first caliber so equipped.
    It was created in collaboration with the Zurich master watchmaker Paul Gerber, who gave the basic caliber a single mainspring barrel and a striking mechanism with beaten mainspring and extra-large hammer. The alarm watch can be switched off or interrupted at will by means of a smooth-running pusher at eight o’clock. The alarm emits a 27 second long rattling sound after full winding.

    Complications

    Alarm
    Chronograph
    Date

    Winding

    Self-winding

    Power reserve

    48h

  • Strap


    Material

    Leather

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