Nomos Metro Datum Gangreserve for 2014

Have you heard of the Nomos watches? For me, I like the watches from Nomos, because I like the clean style watches. Many of the watches from this brand are always clean and pure.

The Nomos Metro Datum Gangreserve would be the first piece in their portfolio to make use of the brand new “Swing System” meaning rather than depending on Nivarox to create its assortiments – the various components which from the escapement, Nomos are now able to produce their own, making certain complete independence. You’d believe that this could herald an finish to probably the most endearing characteristics of Nomos watches – their sensible prices structure but, when the new Metro models are anything to put into practice the value continues to be largely untouched, regardless of the reputed investment well over ten million Pounds, and also the 5 years of intensive development and research which entered this new innovation.

Nomos Metro Datum Gangreserve Watch

Nomos are members of the insightful talent found in Glashütte, the little and possibly curious place for intensive the watchmaking industry. Organically produced from just 3 employees in 1991, they have won the hearts and arms of individuals who would like pure, simple functionality and minimalist styling. Quality is from the utmost standard and every watch is built to meticulous Manufactory conditions.

Usual for Nomos, the brand new Metro comes with an uncluttered, clean dial presented with a trim bezel. Diminutive numbers placed directly on the advantage make sure that there’s dial space aplenty all around the outsize date window, the little seconds counter and also the off-centred power reserve indication. Look closer and you will find subtleties to become loved – with fresh mint green accents and loupe-worthy finishing. Both hour and minute hands taper to eye-lash slender proportions and therefore are so similar compared that certain are only able to think that at midday and night time you will be hidden completely through the other, readability remains good because of a rather elevated inner ring, which possesses its own markers to point the hrs.

Nomos Metro Datum Gangreserve Dial

Turn the piece over and also the sapphire crystal discloses the orderly layout that your Glashütte three-quarter plate gives mechanical the watchmaking industry. It’s as decorative as possible yet still time maintaining understated plainness, featuring a mix of Glashütte ribbing, Nomos perlage along with a ratchet along with a crown wheel that have been sunburst-finished. Moving forward, the Nomos calibres which incorporate the brand new “Swing System” is going to be distinguishable through the prefix DUW – Deutsche Uhrenwerke, and also the movement inside this new model may be the manual-wind Calibre DUW 4401 with 23 jewels along with a power reserve of 42 hrs.

Nomos Metro Datum Gangreserve Caseback

The steel case from the Nomos Metro Datum Gangreserve measures 37mm across and also the piece can come presented on the black Cordovan strap produced by leather specialists Horween. The Metro is priced at $3,780 (2,600 EUR).