The Watchstars grants were made in 2014 by Ebner Verlag, the parent company of Germany’s Chronos and Uhren-Magazin just as the U.S. distribution Watch Time. Ebner likewise has a stake in the generally excellent blog Fratello Watches .
The fun thing about Watchstars is that its jury comprises a huge board of worldwide scholars and columnists. It is the monstrous size of this jury that regularly delivers fascinating results.
The 2015/2016 release of Watchstars just found some conclusion and the victors in five classes were declared as follows.
For more data, kindly visit www.omegawatches.com/globemaster.
Case: 39 x 12.53 mm, tempered steel
Development: programmed Caliber Omega 3900 with METAS chronometer confirmation
Capacities: hours, minutes, clear seconds; date
Lange & Söhne Zeitwerk Minute Repeater
Case: 44.2 x 14.1 mm, platinum
Development: physically twisted Lange Caliber L045.5
Capacities: hours, minutes, seconds; power hold, decimal minute repeater
For more data, if it’s not too much trouble, see Round Table: Reflections On SIHH 201 and www.alange-soehne.com/zeitwerk-minute-repeater .
MB&F Legacy Machine 101
Case: 40 mm, 18-karat red or white gold with high domed precious stone
Development: mechanical physically twisted development with suspended equilibrium
Capacities: hours, minutes; 45-hour power hold sign
Cost: $59,000 (in addition to pertinent tax)
For more data, if it’s not too much trouble, visit www.mbandf.com/inheritance machines/LM101 .
Stars for a Lifetime
Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch Professional Chronograph
Case: 42 x 14.15 mm, tempered steel
Development: physically twisted Caliber Omega 1863 (in light of Lémania 1873)
Capacities: hours, minutes, seconds; chronograph with tachymeter scale on bezel and C.O.S.C. chronometer affirmation
For more data, kindly visit www.omegawatches.com/speedmaster/moonwatch/professional .
Tudor North Flag
Case: 40 mm, hardened steel with earthenware bezel
Development: programmed Caliber MT5621 with silicon balance spring and official C.O.S.C. accreditation
Capacities: hours, minutes, seconds; date, power hold
Cost: $3,550 (€3,030) on lash and $3,674 (€3,120) on bracelet
For more data, kindly see Legendary Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes And The Tudor North Flag With In-House Movement and www.tudorwatch.com/en/north-flag .