By TLex Here’s a pre-Basel tease of the stunning new gold version of the Breguet Type XXII 3880 Ref. 3880BR/Z2/9XV, the first series-made mechanical chronographs with a 10 Hz frequency – the chronograph movement is with silicon escapement and flat balance spring of which the frequency has been raised to 10 Hertz or 72,000 vph.
It is endowed with exceptional regulating power. Its chronograph seconds hand effecting a complete rotation in 30 seconds: therefore its start function and readout are twice as precise. Its round 44mm case is in 18-carat rose gold a with fluted caseband. It features: round-ended horns, a unidirectional rotational timing bezel with 60-minute scale, a screwdown crown and water-resistance of 10 bar / 100m.