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MB&F HM6 Alien Nation

Four Pièces Uniques combining mechanical complexity, extreme artisanship and a near-to-impossible case in sapphire crystal MB&F launched Horological Machine N°6 in November 2014, all biomorphic curves and brushed metal in its inaugural edition, known as Space Pirate. Just over a year later, at the beginning of 2016, the HM6 Sapphire Vision followed, with the uppermost...
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MB&F HM6 Alien Nation
07
Nov

MB&F Horological Machine N°8 CAN-AM

The essence of MB&F. The spirit of Can-Am Over the last decade, two indelible forms have often marked MB&F’s Horological Machines: the distinctive angular form and optical prism displays of the revisited 1970s Amida watch, which first manifested in HM5 and then HMX; and the now signature “battle-axe” winding rotor, which took centre stage on...
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17
Oct

MB&F Horological Machine n°7

Horological Machine n°7 Platinum Red Having captivated the world with its soaring tourbillon and perfect symmetries over the last two years, the jellyfish-inspired HM7 Aquapod emerges from the depths for a new outing in 2019. This time in the most precious of metals and an arresting new shade – along with three-dimensional, “floating” hour and minute...
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MB&F Horological Machine n°7
13
Jul

MB&F + L’EPÉE 1839 «TOM & T-REX» for ONLY WATCH AUCTION

Only Watch, la subasta benéfica de relojes más destacada del mundo, vuelve en 2019 en su octava edición para seguir concienciando acerca de la distrofia muscular de Duchenne y para ayudar en la búsqueda de una cura de este trastorno genético que afecta principalmente a niños varones. MB&F participa en la subasta benéfica Only Watch...
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10
Jul

MB & F “MUSICMACHINE 3”

SUMMARY MB&F celebrates its tenth anniversary in 2015 with the tagline “A creative adult is a child who survived.” One lm that children (and many adults) of all ages love is Star Wars and who could forget the frantic swarms of the Imperial eet’s TIE ghters as they battle the Alliance. The TIE ghter- inspired...
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14
Nov

MB & F and URWERK: Remembering​ “Experiment ZR012”

Experiment ZR012 by C3H5N3O9 features Wankel engine inspired hour and minute indications in an asymmetrical zirconium case with articulated and compound lugs. At first glance the time appears to be indicated by centrally rotating triangular rotors; however, the triangles are actually Reuleaux polygons; they rotate eccentrically rather than centrally and track complex epitrochroid curves rather...
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05
Nov

MB & F “LEGACY MACHINE PERPETUAL”

SUMMARY First launched in 2015 in red gold and platinum editions, the LM Perpetual is now also available in two white gold editions: a limited edition with a purple face, and a non-limited edition with a grey face. Beginning with a blank sheet of paper, MB&F and independent Irish watchmaker Stephen McDonnell have completely reinvented...
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26
Oct

MB & F “BALTHAZAR”

SUMMARY Balthazar is a sophisticated and imposing high-precision robot clock displaying jumping hours, retrograde seconds and a 35-day power reserve. Weighing in at over eight kilograms (18 pounds) and standing nearly 40 centimetres tall (16 inches), Balthazar is composed of 618 beautifully finished, micro-engineered components. [wpvideo Rd0yPSyv] But beware… there is also a dark side...
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12
Oct

MB & F “LEGACY MACHINE SPLIT ESCAPEMENT”

SUMMARY There is one technical constant that defines every single watch in the MB&F Legacy Machine collection. Functions may vary, and different complications come to the fore in each edition, but the suspended balance wheel remains literally and metaphorically above everything else. In Legacy Machine Split Escapement, this feature is not only high- lighted, but...
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11
Oct
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