The AP Carbon Concept!
From the famous Royal Oak collection with the immediately recognizable hexagon design bezel secured by 8 screws.
This watch features:
- Black case made by forged carbon fibers - an extremely light weight & hard material.
- Ceramic bezel, crown & pushers.
- Case back is made of PVD coated titanium.
- Movement mainplate (which doubles as the dial) & the baseplate are made of forged carbon.
- The central bridge is green eloxed aluminum - some of which is visible through the case back.
- On the outer diameter of the dial is a hour/minute chapter ring with luminous hour markers.
- Steel hands with Luminous fill.
- Power Reserve indicator at the 12 o'clock position. The watch has an amazing 10 day power reserve is achieved through the use of 2 barrels. Each barrel is wound by a mere 19.75 turns. Although the use of 2 barrels allow for a power reserve of 290 hours, however, an ingenious locking system – in the low and high winding-level zones – concentrates the running time on a 237-hour period, thereby ensuring optimal operation.
- Chronograph/Stopwatch function:
- Large central sweep seconds counter hand.
- An ingenious linear 30 minute counter. The single minutes from 0-9 to the left of the linear counter & immediately to the right 1 & 2 increments indicating when the counter is at 10 or in the 20 minutes counting.
- Selection Indicator at the 6 o'clock position:
- H indicates that the crown is in the Time Correction position.
- N indicates that the crown is in the Neutral position.
- R indicates that the crown is in winding position.
- Tourbillon - At the 9 o'clock position is composed of more than 70 parts & weighs just under 0.45 grams. The Tourbillon is secured by a matching bridge to the linear 30 minute chronograph counter lending symmetry to the dial.
- AP caliber 2895 beats at 21,600 vph & contains 34 jewels, composed of 384 parts & with an approximate Power Reserve of 237 hours (10 days).
- Presented with a special AP designed luxury display box of carbon.
Chronograph | Tourbillon | Power Reserve Indicator
This watch is also known as 26265foood002cr01