Richard Mille RM 039 whirlwind Aviation E6 - B Flyback: instrument for wealthy drivers
With the RM 039 whirlwind Aviation E6 - B Flyback, watchmaker Richard Mille changes registry and universe. Brand investing this time around the world of Aeronautics, a classical field in luxury watches, but never explored by Richard Mille. Result? A timepiece equipped with titanium, carbon nanofibers, (honeycomb) Orthorhombic titanium Aluminide, ARCAP or from tungsten carbide...
The Aviator RM 039 Aviation E6 - B watch brings to the drivers almost all of the information on the famous rule for calculating E6 - B invented in the 1930s in the United States by naval Lt. Philip Dalton. This rule, integrated on the bi-directional rotating bezel, allowing to read and calculate fuel consumption, the time of flights, the ground, the density altitude, the influence of wind speed and quickly convert units of measurements (Naut / KM / Gallons / Liters/Feet / KG / LBS).
The whirlpool RM039 calibre also has a UTC needle, a countdown mode , a date oversized 12 hours and a selector switch. He also hosts an exclusive drawing flyback chronograph. Remember that this complication (a classic Aviator Watch) allows drivers to benefit from a fast and convenient device lorsquils should timing successively different durations in different directions. They can meet, without wasting time, the top departure of the signals emitted by radio beacons without resorting to a multitude of manipulations.
"By bringing together all these functions at the heart of the RM 039, applications of the rule for calculating E6 - B are threaders and make it a tool even more suitable for the pilot" ensures the release of the brand. Thus, during the pre-flight planning phase, the E6 - B rule is as ' the the more precise tool to determine fuel consumption necessary and (essential for take-off and landing) density altitude. The fact that E6 - B rule requires no power source makes an extremely safe instrument flight for pilots, even nowadays.
The design of the tourbillon Flyback chronograph movement asked of many years of research and development. This complication is unprecedented in Richard Mille has 740 parts (!), 58 rubies and a power reserve of approximately 70 hours visible to 2 hours. It includes also the new patented Crown-Rod mechanism presented on the RM 037 and protects the movement of external influences.
Omega has just introduced the Seamaster Aqua Terra 'Captain's Watch', a timepiece designed in honor of the next Ryder Cup of golf. This new edition will be brought by Davis Love III, Captain of the U.S. Ryder Cup team and Omega brand Ambassador.
In September, the Biel Omega watchmaker will officiate for the first time as official timekeeper of the Ryder Cup of Golf, through its partnership with the PGA of America. Note that there is no prize, the best golfers in the world compete simply for victory and for the beauty of the gesture!
Remember that this tournament is in the world of golf, one of the most popular and the most eagerly anticipated; He opposed by Europe and the United States team and is played every two years, alternately on European and American routes.
This model was christened Seamaster Aqua Terra "Captain's. It is equipped with a stainless steel ground and brushed 41.50 mm and a polished bezel case. On the screwed Sapphire offers a view on the movement of the watch. The "Captain's Watch" is hosted by coaxial calibre 8500 Omega with a spiral in Silicon Si14 (four year warranty movement).
Like all models of the Aqua Terra collection, its Silver Dial displays vertical lines "Teak Concept". Brushed and polished 18 karat white gold index mark eleven hours, and a desk placed at 3 o'clock indicates the date. Very distinctive, blue faceted hands are covered with Superluminova facilitating reading regardless of lighting conditions and the needle seconds is punctuated with a yellow arrow.
On the dial, the Omega logo and the words "Co-axial Chronometer" are listed in red, like the tick marks on the track of the minutes. Indications "Seamaster", "150 m / 500 ft" and the numbers on the track of the minutes are blue. These colors applied to the silvery bottom of the dial, are reminiscent of those of the American flag, homeland of Davis Love III!
Screw stainless steel bracelet and the brushed side links and the polished central links this PIN. Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra 'Captain's Watch is waterproof to 15 bar / 150 metres / 500 feet. Davis Love, displays 20 victories on the PGA Tour including the 1997 PGA Championship. It is part of six American Ryder Cup teams and won the Cup in 1993 and 1999.