Jaeger-LeCoultre caliber 179

Brand:Jaeger-LeCoultre
Reference:179
Base: Jaeger-LeCoultre 174
Movement:Handwound
Display:Analog
Jewels:52
Reserve:40
Frequency:28800
Hands:Additional 24 Hour Hand (fixed), Hours, Minutes, Additional 12 Hour Hand (adjustable), Day / Night Indication, Small Seconds
Additionals:Tourbillon Escapement, Skeleton

Description

Caliber 179 is a member of JLC's famous family of 'Gyrotourbillon' movements. It is made up out of 385 pieces including 52 jewels. Besides the spherical tourbillon, it also features a second timezone with day/night indicator. The movement is completely skeletonised and the bridges are decorated by hand.

All watches using this caliber: