MW&Co Asset 2.1 Automatic flyback chronograph Inspiring, with finishes of rare elegance
Mighty impressive the inaugural Asset 2.1 set the standard on how flyback chronographs should be crafted. Not only in terms of design, but also in innovative technical developments. Its case structure is unique, requiring the assembly of 77 exclusively tailored components. With the ability to restart the timer function while the chronograph is engaged, it delivers accurate and responsive measurement. Forged from titanium its light, yet strong with a damper system that resembles the one on a car, featuring an immense 60 hour power reserve fit and finish are meticulous.
Where things really stand out, though is engineering marvel dial. Consisting of see-throughaluminium with black galvanic coating and white superluminova filled indexes, well spaced out subdials and nicely fashioned brass lacquered, superluminova six hand system; which goes exceedingly well with the micro-blasted Grade 5 titanium crown and pushers. Well constructed and designed, nestled within this titanium wonder beating at Frequency: 28’800 A/h is theintelligent Caliber 3916A. A fine watchmaking movement, equipped with Automatic flyback chronograph with two column wheels. With an ethos of made in France requirement, creativity is the very centre of MW&Co's horological universe, clearly evident in the 105 tailored component Asset 2.1.
Maintaining high levels of quality and user satisfaction its damper lugs stretch lengthways, a brilliant layout which greatly increases durability and comfort. Micro-blasted Grade 5 titanium with 14 micro components per horn ranging from sapphire tube, polished piston crafted from high grade 316L Stainless Steel the visually striking dampers stretch and compress to counterbalance wrist movement. Fully complimenting the lugs and handsome micro-blasted Grade 5 titanium case, is a premium veal leather strap. In sophisticated black, its both elegant and durable. Supple, smooth, and extremely well stitched these design elements all work together to make a fantastic looking watch.