Ballon Bleu De Cartier Floating Tourbillon Watch Appreciation

Ballon Bleu de Cartier 39mm floating tourbillon watch with enamel dial, showing its true elegance and highlighting the noble value of the watch. The translucent dark blue hue of the enamel dial reinforces this timeless iconic quality.

Watchmaking classics

 Since 2008, Ballon Bleu de Cartier watches with floating tourbillon movements have only 46 mm diameter models. The new 39 mm size gives the Ballon Bleu de Cartier floating tourbillon a unique elegance.
For those looking for a modern tourbillon watch with soft lines, well-balanced proportions and comfortable wearing, the size is just right.

Enamel decoration, precious professional skills

 The Ballon Bleu de Cartier 39mm floating tourbillon enamel watch with its exquisite deep blue enamel dial follows the tradition of dial enamel decoration from the beginning of the 20th century. This process first engraved a sunray radiation pattern on the 18K white gold dial, and then covered it with multiple layers of translucent enamel.

 
The enamel was originally powdery, and its texture, composition, and color must be carefully selected to ensure a uniform appearance and satisfactory results after firing. During firing, temperature control affects the entire process. Since the table
The discs have large windows that give a glimpse of the floating tourbillon frame, a process that becomes more sophisticated. After cooling, the transparent enamel layer, the texture of the guilloché pattern and the delicate blue depth make the dial a material and brightness.
Perfect combination.

 Ballon Bleu de Cartier 39mm Floating Tourbillon Enamel Won ‘Poinçon de
‘Genève’ (Geneva Quality Mark). 9452 on watch
The MC movement is assembled and tuned in the Cartier Watch Workshop in central Geneva, meeting all the stringent standards of this excellence certification.

 The Ballon Bleu de Cartier 39mm floating tourbillon enamel watch, with a creative elegance, interprets the brand’s unique style, and is specially created to treat it as a treasured expert.

 Ballon Bleu de Cartier floating tourbillon watch, 39 mm, enamel dial with 9452 MC movement,
Engraved ‘Poinçon de Genève’ (Imprint of Geneva’s premium)

Equipped with 9452 MC movement,
Engraved ‘Poinçon de Genève’ (Imprint of Geneva’s premium)
Case: 18K rose gold
Diameter: 39 mm
Crown: 18K rose gold recessed crown set with a round sapphire
Table mirror: sapphire crystal
Case back: sapphire crystal case back
Dial: Dark gray electroplated dial
Bezel: 18K rose gold bezel
Hands: Sword-shaped blue steel hands
Case diameter: 39 mm
Case thickness: 11.4 mm
Strap: Brown alligator strap
Buckle: 18K rose gold folding buckle
Water resistance: 30 meters / 3 bar / 100 feet
Movement: Cartier 9452 MC workshop refined manual winding mechanical movement, equipped with floating tourbillon,
‘C’ tourbillon frame with second hand indication function, won ‘Poinçon de Genève’ (Geneva quality stamp)
Movement diameter: 10¾ legal minutes, ie 24.5 mm
Total movement diameter: 24.9 mm
Thickness: 4.5 mm (5.45 mm including tourbillon)
Number of movement parts: 142
Number of ruby ​​bearings: 19
Balance vibration frequency: 21,600 times per hour
Power reserve: about 50 hours

 The above is the latest cutting-edge information of SIHH 2014 brought to you by the special editor of Watch House. Next, we will provide more and more intuitive exhibition reports, so please pay attention. (Picture, text / watch home Yang Lin)

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