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This Mechanical Masterpiece Of a Watch Tells Time Without Hands [Video]

2 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The 'keep it simple' mantra doesn't seem to apply to watchmakers. The more complex they can make a watch's movements and mechanics, the more impressive their creations seem. And Harry Wintson's new Opus 12 is nothing short of a masterpiece. More »
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Opus 12 watch replaces hands with rotating hour markers

Technology / Gadgets : Gearlog (2 years ago)

Harry Winston’s Opus 12 wristwatch is a mechanical marvel in miniature. The watch, among all sorts of interesting innovations that surely justify its reported $260,000 price tag, doesn’t use hour or minute hands. Rather, when you wa... Read Post

Harry Winston Opus XIII turns watchmaking inside out

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag (last year)

The average watch uses a simple formula of rotating inner hour and minute hands pointing at fixed numerical designations. The Harry Winston Opus XIII, the result of a collaboration with renowned watchmaker Ludovic Ballouard, turns t... Read Post

Harry Winston's Opus Eleven watch: mechanical masterpiece / bank breaker (video)

Technology / Gadgets : Engadget (3 years ago)

It's been a while since we gave Harry Winston's Opus watch any play, but some timepieces are just too lavish to pass up. Case in point: the Opus Eleven, designed by temporal taste-maker Denis Giguet of MCT. Aesthetically speaking, i... Read Post


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