V-8R by Voutilainen

August 2013

Unique, in house designed movement with power reserve, hours, minutes and seconds

New direct impulse escapement with two escapement wheels

Hacking mechanism (stops seconds’ hand during time setting)

Visible power reserve mechanism with cone system

Power reserve: Maltese cross system on barrel, in order to limit power reserve to the optimal torque supplied during 49 hours (full power reserve is 65 hours)

Movement: 30mm x 5.60mm, 4N gold plated German silver main plate and bridges, 228 components

Wheels made of rose gold

Jewels: 28

Free sprung balance (wheel diameter 13.60mm) with Grossman interior curve and Philips exterior curve, beating at 18,000 vph

Dial: silver, engine turned by hand, applied indexes and numerals in gold

Hands: gold and steel, hand made

All manufacturing, construction, fabrication, hand finishing and assembly in the Voutilainen workshop

Case: 39.00mm x 11.40mm

Sapphire glass front and back, with anti reflection treatment

Available in platinum, 18k red or white gold with matching tang buckle and alligator strap.

Limited edition of 25 pieces worldwide