Brand: Romain Gauthier
Model: Insight Micro-Rotor Squelette
Diameter: Carbonium: 42mm; precious metal or titanium 39.5mm
Thickness: Carbonium and Special Orders: 12.9mm
Case Material: Carbonium, 18-karat red gold, 18-karat white gold, 950 platinum, or natural or black DLC Grade 5 titanium.
Dial: Manufacture-Only Carbonium Edition: Carbonium hour-minute dial and small seconds dial (monobloc). Skeletonised hour and minute hands in matte-finished steel. Solid small seconds hand in matte-finished steel. Color of hands and dial accents customizable. Special orders: Oven-fired enamel dial. Skeletonised hour and minute hands. Solid small seconds hand. Finishing of the dial, material of the hands, color of the hands and dial accents customizable
Water Resistance: 50 meters
Strap/Bracelet: Manufacture-Only Carbonium Edition: Natural rubber strap, color customizable, Carbonium pin buckle; special orders: Natural rubber strap or alligator leather strap hand-stitched in Switzerland, color customizable. Pin or deployant buckle. Buckle in material to match case, except for platinum case which is accompanied by 18-karat white gold buckle.
As Jason and James are taking next week off (next new episode: July 9), this episode is an extra-long one as the guys dig into a big stack of excellent voicemail questions from all over the world. From mountaineering advice to King Turtles, watch storage, leather straps, women’s watches, and a lot more, the guys...
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