Obtaining a simple three-hander right is definitely an elusive accomplishment. Whether it’s a dive watch or formal put on, the small particulars can do or die everything, which is within the latter that Jaeger-LeCoultre has excelled using the new Master Ultra Thin Date. Sleek and balanced proportions are created possible because of the svelte JLC-manufactured quality 899, which even packs a computerized winding system and date complication permanently measure. Just 7.45 mm thick, the Ultra Thin Date makes little when it comes to compromises.
Ultra thin watches aren’t anything new at Jaeger-LeCoultre. They’ve handled to suit and assorted selection of complications inside their Master Ultra Thin family, including perpetual calendars and tourbillons alike. In case your finances are underneath the $10,000 mark, the Ultra Thin Date will probably be your admission to this club. For 2015, the timepiece gains another layer of subtlety.
The brand new Master Ultra Thin Date is going to be offered inside a steel situation, sized at 40 mm across and seven.45 mm thick. The timepiece sets powdered dots between your applied hour markers, and also the Dauphine hands are matched up colored (in opposition to nowhere second’s hands on last year’s model). It’s one step nearer to a totally sterile dial, but presents all information you need inside a restrained fashion.
Prices for that new Ultra Thin Date are placed at $8,100. Admission to Piaget’s uber-thin Altiplano collection is double that quantity (granted, you’d receive a thinner, still gold situation). The brand new Jaeger-LeCoultre is going to be available later this season from approved merchants.