|Material: ||Stainless steel|
|Diameter: ||35.00 mm|
|Height: ||6.60 mm|
|Lug Width: ||18.00 mm|
|W/R: ||30.00 m|
The Alpha caliber is NOMOS Glashütte’s highly acclaimed classic. It was our first movement—and the one that still powers more of their watches than any other. Robust, accurate and reliable, it ticks inside Tangente, Ludwig, Tetra, Orion and Club and all the watches in the 33 Series.
Decentralized seconds, stop-seconds mechanism, Glashütte three-quarter plate, 17 ruby bearings, Glashütte stopwork, Incabloc shock protection, balance spring from Nivarox 1A, adjusted in six positions, tempered blue screws, rhodium-plated movement surfaces with Glashütte ribbing and NOMOS perlage, ratchet and crown wheel with Glashütte sunburst
|Time:||Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds|
This watch—more than any other from NOMOS Glashütte—has rightly earned the title “design classic.” It is regarded as the watch of choice amongst architects' and writers', and as a timepiece for cultured individuals. Here the absolute classic, the paired-down, regular Tangente model with the manually wound Alpha movement.
The present model has a sapphire crystal caseback and is powered by the Alpha movement; earlier versions may feature the 1T, 1TS or 1TSP.