MB&F - 03.PL.W Legacy Machine Perpetual Platinum

Brand: MB&F
Family: Legacy Machines
Reference: 03.PL.W
Name: Legacy Machine Perpetual Platinum
Movement: MB&F caliber LM Perpetual
Hours, Minutes | Date, Day, Leap Year, Month | Power Reserve Indicator
Limited: Yes, 25 units

Case

Material: Platinum
Glass: Sapphire
Back: Open
Shape: Round
Diameter: 44.00 mm
Height: 17.50 mm
W/R: 30.00 m

Dial

Color: White
Indexes: Roman Numerals
Hands: Proprietary
MB&F 03.PL.W : Legacy Machine Perpetual Platinum

MB&F 03.PL.W description

Beginning with a blank sheet of paper, MB&F and independent Irish watchmaker Stephen McDonnell have completely reinvented that most traditional of horological complications: the perpetual calendar. The result is Legacy Machine Perpetual, featuring a visually stunning in-house movement, which was developed from the ground up to eliminate the drawbacks of conventional perpetual calendars.

The fact that the new complication looks sensational and can be fully appreciated dial-side is just one of the many benefits offered by the new movement, controlled by a “mechanical processor” (patent pending).

The perpetual calendar is one of the great traditional complications, calculating the apparently random complexity of the varying numbers of days in each month − including the 29 days in February during leap years. But traditional perpetual calendars do have a few drawbacks: dates can skip; they are relatively easy to damage if adjusted while the date is changing; and the constructions of the complication is usually a compromise consisting of a module powered by a base movements.

The 581-component, fully integrated and purpose-built movement of Legacy Machine Perpetual has been designed from scratch for trouble-free use: no more skipping dates or jamming gears, and the adjuster pushers automatically deactivate when the calendar changes, so no problems there either.

Legacy Machine Perpetual : complexity simplified with integrity and beauty.

Legacy Machine Perpetual launches with a limited edition of 25 pieces in 18K 5N+ red gold and 25 pieces in platinum 950.