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Girard Perregaux Constant Escapement in Rose Gold. Two pictures.

 
 By: amanico : March 21st, 2020-09:55
It is not a secret nor a mystery that I really like the Constant Escapement. The concept / idea, the look, and this magic ballet of wheels and typical Girard Perregaux bridges on both sides. 

The only issue is the size... 48 mm is really huge. 44 mm would be perfect. GP went for a 46 mm case, but I really hope we'll a a slightly smaller one, one of these days. 





Best,

Nicolas

Wonderful photos, incredible!

 
 By: jkvs : March 21st, 2020-10:27
The geometry of the movement is a true piece of art itself.

+1. One of these watches which are in my dream list. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 21st, 2020-12:35
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It’s super cool I’ve handled the 46mm

 
 By: Mohannad (aka Riddler) : March 21st, 2020-12:52
Agree still large but super cool

Yes, agreed. 44 mm would be perfect. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 22nd, 2020-15:19
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It's a super cool watch. I could never own one though...

 
 By: BigFatPauli : March 21st, 2020-13:24
Because I am too afraid to hit it to get it running.

You’re absolutely right. You have to smack it a bit to get it started. But it’s one of my favorite watches of all; so interesting the motion of the movement. [nt]

 
 By: EdTonkin : March 21st, 2020-16:48
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Well, I think you can get used to a minimum of precautions. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 22nd, 2020-15:21
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I agree, Nicolas. Watching this watch in action is mesmerising. It also looks beautiful but tad too big for day to day activity ;).

 
 By: J K : March 21st, 2020-15:11
Great pics!

Thanks for your comment, J K. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 22nd, 2020-15:22
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