(We are currently working on this site and building and adding new information. Please bear with us in the meantime.)
We are your trusted source for exceptional and independent timepieces from German and Swiss watchmanufacturers and will assist you through the whole process of getting your dreamwatch. We have 22 years experience in helping our clients and will be there for you in every step you need us. Our direct network with independent watchmakers has taken a decade to grow to what it is nowadays. This allows me to quickly communicate with them which is useful in assisting you with your horological needs and your dream watch.
The Moritz Grossmann Tourbillon is their current masterpiece and the top timepiece of the BENU collection.
This timepiece possesses a flying three-minute tourbillon with stop seconds. This is one of the most impressive horological accomplishments.
Talking about customization of your watch:
The “stop seconds” is a the patent-pending system which pauses the operation of the balance wheel in this Moritz Grossmann tourbillon and uses a fine “elastic brush with human hair” which in turn stops the balance wheel. You may wonder why the balance wheel should temporarily stop? Well, this allows the wearer to more precisely set the time, as without a stop-seconds function, when you pull the crown out, the seconds hand keeps moving. By stopping it, you can set it exactly to the second. Most, not all, tourbillon watches do not have a stop-seconds system.
The complex choreography of mechanical precision can be admired through the sapphire-crystal back. It expresses technical virtuosity and stands for traditional craftsmanship.
The movement is calibre 103.0.
1 revolution in three minutes, anti-clockwise when viewed from dial side
14.2 mm, frequency 18,000 semi-oscillations per hour
72 hours when fully wound
Crown in 750/000 white gold to wind the watch and set the time, pusher in 750/000 white gold to start the movement
Diameter: 44.5 mm, height: 13.8 mm
Diameter: 38.4 mm, height: 7.1 mm
Three-part, in 750/000 white gold
Solid silver, three-part, argenté or black, with Arabic numerals
Hand-crafted, steel, annealed to a brown-violet hue or stainless steel
Crystal / display back
Sapphire crystal, antireflective coating on one side
Hand-stitched alligator strap with butterfly clasp in 750/000 white gold
Press publications on the Tourbillon by Moritz Grossmann:
Please inquire for pricing and bespoke options.