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Epic X Rose Gold

STORY

The Epic X is a modern evolution of one of the most traditional forms of watchmaking. The open-worked, or "skeletonized" timepiece allows the movement to be visible both through the dial and the back of the watch, with as much metal removed as possible without compromising functionality. The goal of the watchmaker crafting an open-worked watch is to achieve the highest level of transparency possible; the challenging combination of visual lightness with structural integrity.

The Epic X case is bold and elegant, yet robust, so it can truly accompany you through your day, to the office, out for a casual dinner or even to an elegant party.

SKELETONIZED MOVEMENT

Skeletonizing is an age-old tradition in watchmaking. The challenge is to remove enough material from the movement to make it nearly transparent, without impacting its performance, precision, or robustness.

Jacob & Co.'s watchmakers have been skeletonizing movements for decades, so they understand exactly where and how much to remove, and the result is a nearly see-through movement, configured vertically to maximize the beauty of this little engine on the wrist.

The manual-wind movement of the Epic X is positioned vertically and skeletonized then finely finished, so it is almost transparent.

CASE & CRYSTAL

The design of this 44mm case is bold and distinctive, with its powerful "X" shape. The manual wind movement is on display through the antireflective sapphire crystals front and back.

DIAL AND HANDS

The beauty of skeletonized watches is that there are no dials - instead the highest quality sapphire crystals expose the details of the movement, including the tourbillon, wheels, gears, balance, bridges, and mainspring barrel. The skeletonized leaf-shaped hands in the center, indicating the hours and minutes, float over the mechanical splendor.

AT A GLANCE

Bold and distinctive Epic X case

44mm case is great to wear and supremely comfortable

High-watchmaking manual-wind movement magnificently skeletonized

High-end finishing on the manual wind movement

Water resistant to 30m and with a 48-hour power reserve

Anti-reflective sapphire crystals on the front and back, putting the entire movement on display

Open-worked rubber strap or elegant alligator strap

a close up of a watch

Technical Specifications

Item Number: EX101.43.PS.OP.A

Movement: Exclusive Manually Wound Skeleton Jacob&Co JCAM02 Caliber; Barrel and Balance Wheel Vertically Aligned; Diameter: 6ΒΌ''' i.e. 14.25mm; Height: 5.90mm; Components: 158; Power Reserve: 48-Hours; Frequency: 28'800 vib/h (4 Hz); Jewels: 21 Jewels; System: Barrel with Sliding Clamp System; Balance Screws Visible on the Front Side; Time Setting Spring with Three Functions ("octopus spring"): Ratchet, Lever and Setting Lever; Anti-shock; Finishing: "Jacob & Co" Upper Bridge; Sand Blasted, Angled and Drawn-finished Bridges; Anthracite and Red Lacquered "Epic X" Engraving on the Right-side bridge; Mirror-polished Finishing Screws; Circular Grained Bridges on the Back.

Functions: Hours, Minutes.

Case: 44mm; Thickness: 12.3 mm; Material: 18K Rose Gold; Finishing: Satin-finished and Polished Edges; Engraving in the Inner Ring; Crystal: Sapphire with Anti-reflective Treatment; Case Back: Sapphire Glass; Water resistance: 50m. Dial & Hands: Skeleton Hands.

Strap & Clasp: Openwork "Honeycomb" Rubber or Alligator; 18K Rose Gold Tang Buckle.

Limited Edition: Individually Numbered Pieces.

Jacob & Co

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