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Jaeger-LeCoultre: Yes, Of course I know Ruben.

At some point he was working with Serge Barrier, he had an établi there. I spent some time there watching him work. It’s fascinating. And he is an humble highly knowledgeable person, which I like.
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Jaeger-LeCoultre: Less is more and to me the Geophysic

epitomises this thought.
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Jaeger-LeCoultre: The trick would be to get JLC

to make us the grail Geophysic watch. Limited serie, “happy few club order paid in advance”, etc… whatever the format… What do you think ?
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Jaeger-LeCoultre: Would you repeat the trick ?

That was awesome 🤩🤩👏🏽🍾🥂
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Jaeger-LeCoultre: So I shall wait… as you’d be the

very best architect for such a thing like you did for the Tribute to Polaris 👍🏽What a feat that was ! Incredible !
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Jaeger-LeCoultre: It’s funny but I think that the Geophysic

is an intellectual watch for intellectuals… and the true seconds complication very much too…
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Jaeger-LeCoultre: Ruben is a top level joailler in Paris.

During an exhibition at the Carousel du Louvre he show me a lot of things regarding watches finishing. He found that Rolex’s finishing was scandalous and I agreed. I think you know him.
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Jaeger-LeCoultre: So, there would be two orders then…

It would be interesting if JLC would accept special orders like they do for enamelling, engraving, etc… For the Geophysic we would then select the most appropriate case, case material, dial, hands, back and calibre from what they manufacture and get a sort of custom assembly. Imagine that the calibr
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