Out of any scheme.
This was my first thought when I was lucky enough to try the captivating Roger Dubuis Excalibur Automatic Skeleton 42mm.
Thanks to the case completely in titanium DLC from the very first moment this watch proved to be a true featherweight with a lot of grit to sell.
The skeletonization of the movement with the classic "star" motif, typical of the Genevan house, is the protagonist of this masterpiece of watchmaking technique consisting of only 167 parts, in which every detail, such as the perlage finish of the movement, is meticulously cared for. and careful craftsmanship and craftsmanship.
The heart of the watch is the caliber RD820SQ and guarantees, thanks to the 28.000 vibrations (4Hz) and the automatic micro-rotor (also skeletonized), an autonomy of 60 hours of power reserve.
Thanks to cash only 11,44 mm thick and with a diameter of 42 mm, the watch perfectly wraps the wrist giving a pleasant sensation to the touch and guaranteeing awater resistance of 30 meters.
Roger Dubuis It immediately brings us back down to earth, emphasizing with great practicality the shiny-satin contrast of the hour and minute hands which offers optimal readability of the time.
THEExcalibur Skeleton it is destined to enter among the great classics. Its “complex essentiality” makes it comfortably wearable, sporty and elegant at the same time.
Un enfant terrible who doesn't need to 'flex his muscles' to be noticed. The retail price of € 63.300 obviously takes into account the uniqueness of this masterpiece of craftsmanship and cutting-edge technology.