Hublot Big Bang Apple

Swiss luxury watch maker Hublot unveiled the stunning Big Bang Apple timepiece at Basel world 2009.  The Big Bang Apple, precious and luminous with its tsavorite-set bezel and its case in red gold or black ceramic, sports an alligator strap lined with rubber. The watch houses a mechanical chronograph movement with automatic winding.

Technical details
“Big Bang” 41 mm diameter in 5N gold (or black ceramic)
Bezel: 5N gold with 6 titanium H-shaped screws − sunken, polished and blocked,set with 48 tsavorite baguette
Crystal: Sapphire crystal with interior anti-reflection treatment
Bezel lug :Green (or black) composite resin
Lateral inserts :Green composite resin Back :5N gold (or titanium) with sapphire crystal, interior anti-reflection
Crown :5N gold (or titanium) with green rubber insert
Push-pieces 5N gold (or titanium), rectangular with green rubber insert
Screws :Titanium
Water-resistance :100 m or 10 ATM

White with satin-finished 5N gold-plated figures and appliqué index markers (or mat black with black figures and appliqué index markers)
Hands: Faceted, diamond-polished, 5N gold plated, with white luminescent feature (or black nickel without luminescent)

Mechanical chronograph with automatic winding, Hublot HUB4300 calibre
No. of components: 278
Rubies: 37
Bridges: Polished, satin-finish with chamfered edges
Screws: Black PVD
Calendar: Trapezoid aperture at 4:30
Oscillating weight: Tungsten carbide with dimpled surface coated with black PVD
Bottom plate: Sand-blasted; rhodium-plated
Barrel: With reinforced spring
Escapement: Glucydur balance spring
Power reserve: 42 hours

Adjustable green alligator with rubber lining
Clasp: 5N gold (or black PVD coated steel) and black PVD coated deployant clasp

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