The term regulator designates an adjustment tool that displays minutes and hours separately. This type of display allows the time to be read very precisely and is still found today in the finest watch-making workshops. S Regulator with retrograde hour is fitted with a 12-hour aperture retrograde indicator at 12 oclock for the hours. A large counter positioned at 6 oclock for the hours.
A large counter positioned at 6 oclock indicates the minutes. When the hour reaches the end of the 12. Segment and the minute hand arrives at the 59. Minute index, it performs a retrograde jump, moving to the beginning of the 1. Segment to resume its twelve-hour cycle.
The display of this timepiece is very original yet typical of the watchmaking world. It is the worlds first wristwatch with the combination of a Regulator with a Retrograde hours display. It features a brown alligator leather strap, a brushed stainless steel (316l) case and has a beige with 12 hour retrograde indicator, sub dial minute hand and date hand dial. Beige with 12 hour retrograde indicator, sub dial minute hand and date hand.
The item "PERRELET AUTOMATIC Regulator Retrograde Watch A1041 BROKEN" is in sale since Sunday, October 22, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "perfect_essence" and is located in Jamaica, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.