Swiss watch manufacturer Oris has announced that it will launch the Calibre 111, a new timepiece that will celebrate the company’s 100th anniversary.
The 43 mm case contains a Calibre 111 hand-wound movement, fully developed by Oris. The mechanism has a single barrel and runs at a frequency of 21,600 vibrations per hour (3 Hz).
Through the use of this new mechanism, the Calibre 111 is able to achieve a power reserve of approximately 10 days. It will be available in a selection different models.
The first option, is a stainless steel case with a sunray black-gold dial or silver dial. It will be supplied on a black Louisiana crocodile leather strap with stainless steel folding clasp or stainless steel bracelet.
The second, comes in an 18-carat rose-gold case with opaline silver-gold or maroon dial. This model, will be come with a dark brown or grey Louisiana crocodile leather strap with 18-carat solid rose gold pin buckle.
All models feature sapphire crystal top glass with anti-reflective coating inside, in addition to a transparent caseback that reveals the very inner workings of the mechanism to the wearer.
The Calibre 111 will be supplied in a wooden box with a metal insignia and is water resistant up to a pressure of 3 bar (30 meters or 100 feet).
- Hand-wound Calibre 111 movement
- Frequency of 21,600 vibrations per hour (3 Hz)
- Case available in stainless steel and 18-carat rose gold
- Dial available in sunray black-gold, silver, opaline silver-gold or maroon
- Minimum power reserve of approximately 10 days
- Sapphire crystal caseback
- Supplied in luxurious wooden box with a metal insignia
- Water resistant up to a pressure of 3 bar (30 m / 100 ft)