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masterpiece-square-wheel
Κατηγορία: Maurice Lacroix
Κατασκευαστής: Maurice Lacroix

A watch without a dial? The Masterpiece Square Wheel does not follow convention. It dispenses with a normal dial, instead revealing the move- ment bridge, effectively the chassis of the movement within. The stainless steel case, measuring 43mm in diameter, provides the opti- mum size for the depiction of time, ensuring...

 

Κατασκευαστής Maurice Lacroix
Collection Masterpiece
masterpiece-square-wheel-cube
Κατηγορία: Maurice Lacroix
Κατασκευαστής: Maurice Lacroix

A square wheel? It sounds a crazy concept, especially when you consider that it was expec- ted to turn and interface with another wheel located adjacent and that second wheel was clover-shaped. However, Michel Vermot, a watchmaker and engineer at Maurice Lacroix, invented this concept. The teeth on the two unusually...

 

Κατασκευαστής Maurice Lacroix
Collection Masterpiece
masterpiece-mysterious-seconds
Κατηγορία: Maurice Lacroix
Κατασκευαστής: Maurice Lacroix

In 2013, Maurice Lacroix provoked discussion and incredulity with the launch of its Masterpiece Mysterious Seconds. It answered questions others failed to ask. The brand that once queried, “Why not a square wheel?”, now enquired, “Does time have to be circular?”.  The Masterpiece Mysterious...

 

Κατασκευαστής Maurice Lacroix
Collection Masterpiece
masterpiece-gravity
Κατηγορία: Maurice Lacroix
Κατασκευαστής: Maurice Lacroix

In the past major discoveries have been made by observing life from a different perspective, questioning all seemingly given facts and, at times, challenging convention with creative genius. This is a culture familiar to Maurice Lacroix.  The Swiss company has repeatedly sought to conceive interesting timepieces...

 

Κατασκευαστής Maurice Lacroix
Collection Masterpiece
masterpiece-roue-carree-seconde
Κατηγορία: Maurice Lacroix
Κατασκευαστής: Maurice Lacroix

Designed by watchmaker and engineer Michel Vermot in collaboration with the Haute Ecole Arc du Locle, the square wheel mechanism has taken years to perfect. As the gear profiles of non-circular wheels cannot, by definition, be regular, the principal challenge was to define the shape of the teeth in order to ensure constant...

Κατασκευαστής Maurice Lacroix
Collection Masterpiece
masterpiece-seconde-mysterieuse
Κατηγορία: Maurice Lacroix
Κατασκευαστής: Maurice Lacroix

In 2010 Maurice Lacroix made a statement about his vision of time by launching the famous Roue Carrée model, which, following widespread public acclaim, has expanded into several different versions. Offering much more than just its esthetic appeal, this watch has marked out an innovative way of measuring the passage...

Κατασκευαστής Maurice Lacroix
Collection Masterpiece