That is the big one for SIHH 2019! Here is an early hands-on article to that which will probably be among the most talked watches of this honest — and a vital event for the new, CODE 11.59 from Audemars Piguet. Quite simply because there’s been no product launching of the size over the previous twenty years to the brand. Picture this, 13 new testimonials, 6 information versions, 3 new calibres — such as the much awaited on site incorporated chronograph! The vision: to compose a brand new page at the new history, making a new column at the group near the Royal Oak, Royal Oak Offshore, Royal Oak Concept and Millenary.
Somehow, nobody had expected a launching of those measurements from Audemars Piguet. The Royal Oak is a recognized pub and among the very prosperous watches now available on the marketplace. Some manufacturers simply stick to what they do nicely. Having such a powerful product is a exceptional advantage but placing all your eggs in 1 basket has its own dangers. Yesterday’s luxury isn’t always tomorrows. The 1972 Royal Oak was exceptionally tumultuous in its own day, and followed the Royal Oak Offshore along with also the Royal Oak Concept, no matter how the foundation for these 3 lines is currently 47 years old.
Generally, mono-product company versions aren’t the most appropriate for repeat purchases, though Audemars Piguet Code 11.59 Replica Watches, together with all the line-up of different versions and styles inside the RO collection looks untouched by this. The brand’s CEO, François-Henry Bennahmias, is a person with vision, decided to form the newest to satisfy future challenges — for additional information, see our latest interview here.
If the title Code 11.59 sounds pretty cool by itself (at least me), Audemars Piguet Replica Watches also uses it as an acronym to exhibit the opinion: Challenge -Challenge the limitations of craftsmanship Personal — Our origins and heritage Dare — To trace company convictions Evolve — Never stand still 11.59 — The final minute before a fresh day THE DESIGN The Code 11.59 is a modern style,”purposely intended for both women and men. ” At first glance, the situation seems to be around with a thin bezel but you want to look more in details to find its high-value geometries. The octagon which is now part of the newest DNA was embedded in the center case. The lugs are openworked having an original structure since these are really welded into the bezel rather than into the fundamental container. The dual curved, domed, glare-proof sapphire crystal seems to be an expansion of the body. All versions come in a flexible 41mm diameter, a size which can fit most wrists, but that appears larger with its big dial opening.
As you’ve come to expect out of Audemars Piguet replica watches goods, the Code 11.59 stands out with its remarkable craftsmanship and finishes. The smooth, lacquered flow of this three-hander and chronograph versions features, along with the gently rounded hour mark and applied numerals, a raised logo that’s been a struggle to attain. It’s crafted by galvanic expansion and placed on the dial due to tiny legs. The thin baton-style palms are perfectly polished. The ending of this situation is every bit as striking with alternating brushed and polished surfaces. The glistening chamfer round the dial, the caseband and also the lugs are magnificent and distinctive.
In the event the Chronograph will probably be among the most discussed watches of this Code 11.59 set, the self-winding three-hander actually deserves a closer look. It’s the purest expression of the new layout, encapsulating the heart of the collection shedding light onto the elaborate case structure. Turning the watch above, the display caseback reveals a brand new motion, the calibre 4302 that’s part of the identical household as the brand new chronograph.
The Audemars Piguet Code 11.59 replica self-winding comes in 18k pink gold (with black or white lacquered dial) or from 18k white gold (with black or blue lacquered dial). Cost: CHF 25,000
The much-awaited Audemars Piguet in-house incorporated chronograph was five years in the making and kicks off at the Code 11.59 collection. This contemporary, self-winding, flyback chronograph 4400 is a luxury, contemporary structure with a column-wheel, a vertical clutch along with a very clear focus on functionality and efficiency. Measuring 32mm in diameter, it functions at 4hz and may save up to 70 hours of power reserve. Finishings on the Calibre 4400 comprise straight and round lace cleaning, Geneva stripes and perlage. The bridges comprise diamond polished chamfers. Engravings are golden . The 22k gold strand is openworked using the AP logo, which provides a great view of this mechanism. The dial of this Audemars Piguet Replica watches Code 11.59 Chronograph is lacquered with a 3-6-9 design. The counters are circled by golden threads with glistening angles. The version is offered in 18k pink gold or 18k white gold, using a black or a blue dial. Cost: CHF 39,500 It stands out with its dark blue aventurine dial remembering a star-lit skies. We did not have the opportunity to observe the watch from the alloy however, but it is going to shortly be showcased on MONOCHROME. Quick truth: 41mm pink gold case — water-resistant to 20m — self-winding calibre 5134 — perpetual calendar, moon phase, minutes and hours — alligator strap and folding buckle. Cost: CHF 69,500 The Code 11.59 Self-Winding Tourbillon Watches For Men homes the next fresh Audemars Piguet calibre introduced on the occasion of the launching of the group. The dial is Grand Feu enamel and also the main reason it doesn’t contain the elevated logo — that is nearly impossible on this a dial. The ending of this motion is, as usual, superb and includes many hand-made decorations. Quick truth: 41mm white gold or pink gold case — water-resistant to 30m — self-winding calibre 2950 — flying tourbillon, minutes and hours — alligator strap and folding buckle. Cost: CHF 129,000 This model stands out with its openworked tourbillon movement which communicates a sense of sophistication and depth. The skeleton calibre is completed in a modern way with dark plate and bridges. Quick truth: 41mm pink gold case — water-resistant to 30m — hand-wound calibre 2948 — tourbillon, minutes and hours — alligator strap and folding buckle. Cost: CHF 175,000 Last but not least, the Code 11.59 includes a Supersonnerie. This unique minute repeater notion was introduced a couple of years go by Audemars Piguet. Its remarkable acoustic functionality is attained thanks to gongs which aren’t attached to the major plate however to a new apparatus acting as a soundboard. The striking mechanics regulator removes unwanted background noise. The flow is smoked-blue enamel.
Quick truth: 41mm white gold instance — water-resistant to 20m — hand-wound calibre 2953 — Supersonnerie minute repeater, hours, minutes and tiny minutes — alligator strap and folding buckle. Cost: CHF 295,000 CONCLUSION The Audemars Piguet Code 11.59 is a great watch with a special character. Its design is modern when integrating clear Audemars Piguet design components and DNA.
Vintage and unconventional at precisely the exact same time, it stands on the wrist and I can completely recommend that you go hands together with it, even if only simply to test it out in person.