Designed to fight the effects of gravity, the tourbillon exerts a pull that’s near-impossible to resist.
Hajime Asaoka put together a chronograph in five months – a feat so astounding that a watch engineer jokingly called him a liar.
And to think, they have to assemble this twice.
It’s A Time Machine
The force on the tourbillon may be constant but the design aspect of this IWC watch is anything but.
The Peak takes a look at these timepieces with strength and drive worthy of the 2016 Olympic Games as they vie for a spot on your wrist.