MW & Co: Asset Joey Starr, Flyback chronograph Outstandingly distinctive, a timepiece for the ad

Commanding attention, this magnificent micro blasted hand-assembled timepiece is crafted from an astounding 77 tailored components.

Each part of the timepiece is impressive, but together; its something else. Designed in collaboration with Joey Starr and French master jewellers it features a most stunning 18k solid gold Asset ring limited to only one unique piece.

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A vision of horology, all Assets are hand-assembled by owner and watchmaker, Romain Mussato. Note how the Asset Joey customisation aspects and high precision calibre make this impressive grade 5 titanium, Flyback chronograph, a personalised precision timekeeper. Functional as well as aesthetically pleasing is the arresting translucent aluminium dial, enhanced with bronze PVD coating. It sports two column wheels, double counter hour and minutes, while the lushly filled superluminova indexes and hands provide perfect legibility in all conditions.

Lightweight yet rugged, with its black and bronze accents, the laser engraved bezel and backcase add to the durability and charm of the handsome 46mm black DLC titanium case. Driven by a passion for mechanics, Romain crafted the damper lugs from an astounding 14 components. He handmade the bronze PVD coating machined lugs are home to a hand crafted, Veal leather strap. Most supple, it's warm bronze tone is a perfect match for the case. Providing a supreme comfort fit, it fastens securely with a distinctive 18k solid gold buckle. Designed with passion, crafted from the highest grade materials and enhanced with a hardened finish, the watch and its strap are a lot tougher than their distinguished looks suggest.

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Rounding up its key features and ready for a challenge, with its polished sapphire crystal face, 3 NBR O’ring seals with ionic treatment and 2 flat NBR tight seals, ensuring a 30m water-tightness. A 3916A calibre and exceptionally strong 60h power reserve this symphony of emotion and horological technique is designed to survive, reliably accompanying you on all journeys, be that mountain summits or lake side retreats.

MW&Co is an independent watch company with an ethos of made in France requirement.