MB&F introduced at SIHH 2016 the Horological Machine No. 6 SV (SV for “Sapphire Vision”). The Swiss manufacturer truly re-imagined the HM6, the case of HM6 SV measures 51mm/50mm/22.7mm, is a sandwich construction of a precious metal case band between two transparent sapphire crystal plates, features nine sapphire crystal domes. Inside is a three-dimensional horological engine developed exclusively for HM6 by MB&F with David Candaux Horlogerie Créative , made up of a 475 components and includes a flying tourbillon and automatic winding.
“I always thought that the most beautiful part of HM6 was its movement, and that it was a shame not to show it. But it was only recently that the technology of machining sapphire crystal allowed us to create such a complex case,” explains MB&F founder Maximilian Büsser.
Limited editions of 10 pieces in 18K red gold or platinum 950.The MB&F HM6 SV in 18k red gold will be priced at $368,00 USD, while the MB&F HM6 SV in platinum will be priced at $398,000 USD.
[ Source: MB&F ]