Octo Finissimo movement

Oct 08, 2021,17:20 PM
 

I have recently managed to acquire the blue dial stainless steel model- really stunning. I wanted to just share a few photos of the movement that I have taken- it really is nice and the photos don't do it justice. Hope you enjoy them πŸ™‚ Richard










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Maybe it's an optical illusion...

 
 By: mdg : October 8th, 2021-17:33
...but the rotor looks really close to that one gear.

Yes...

 
 By: drricook : October 8th, 2021-17:39
Just had a look under the loupe. They are at least a couple of microns apart!

The rotor is just under that one gear!

 
 By: patrick_y : October 9th, 2021-00:50
When you do ultra thin movements, and this is definitely an ultra thin movement (it is the second thinnest automatic movement in existence), you have a lot of these strange overlaps! The height of the rotor is actually reduced for the sake of that brass g... 

It looks like the rotor has a beveled edge...

 
 By: mdg : October 9th, 2021-01:49
...to give it (not much) clearance...

Yup!

 
 By: patrick_y : October 10th, 2021-03:59

Well finishimoed

 
 By: Spangles - Dr. Tabby : October 8th, 2021-19:49

I see what you did there.

 
 By: Jay (Eire) : October 8th, 2021-22:30

Good one! Clever!

 
 By: patrick_y : October 9th, 2021-00:51

Superb pictures

 
 By: Chronometer (aka yacomino) : October 8th, 2021-20:10

Jocke! Where are you?

 
 By: kjkt3 : October 8th, 2021-21:39

Finishing is actually pretty good here...

 
 By: patrick_y : October 9th, 2021-00:55
First of all, it's important to note that it's very difficult to put a beveled edge and polished anglage on brass parts when they are EXTRA THIN. And these are likely to be brass parts (not German Silver). So considering the extra thin aspect, the finishi... 

Breathtaking Pics!

 
 By: enjoythemusic : October 9th, 2021-01:20
Best photos I've seen of this super-thin movement. I also went with the blue dial as need the high WP rating. ...  

ThanksπŸ™‚

 
 By: drricook : October 9th, 2021-08:38

Really - a work of art

 
 By: penang1974 : October 9th, 2021-03:46

Wonderful pictures and thanks for sharing!

 
 By: Sfwatchlover : October 10th, 2021-01:23
I will have mine steel model soon but a different one soon. Will share some photos when I have it.