Free from traditional restrictions of form and use, REBELLION’s WEAP-ONE literally breaks the mold. Worn on the body or displayed on a dashboard, this piece of mechanical art is uninhibited by existing rules.
Suspended between the hour and minute rollers in sapphire crystal, an asymmetrical, 60-second flying tourbillon in diamonds rotates on multiple axes. This novel and innovative feature enables the tourbillon to defy earth’s gravitational pull from all sides.
Completed with two wheel nuts, this magnificent piece is truly revolutionary and unique. Its accompanying transparency gives uninhibited visual access to the watch’s internal mechanics. Inspired by race car suspensions, this exclusive manufacture movement, developed in collaboration with Concepto, is housed in a detachable tube so it can easily become a miniature table clock. To facilitate handling, this technical prowess has an armature comprised of two push-pieces located on the titanium chassis.
The hour is displayed on the left and the minutes on the right, while the tourbillon is skillfully suspended between two platinum plates which rotate in opposite directions and at different speeds. Several speed differentials cause the flying tourbillon to rotate on multiple axes, rendering this manual engine extremely resistant to Earth’s gravitational pull.
A series of accessories will soon be available to multiply the uses of this timepiece, allowing it to become either a desktop clock, a car clock, or a pocket watch.
Glass: Sapphire crystal
Crowns: Sapphire crystal
Tube dimensions: 40.00mm x 25.00mm
Water resistance: 1atm – Dust and splash
Manual, proprietary movement with asymmetrical 60-second flying tourbillon done with diamonds; made in collaboration with Concepto and designed by Fabrice Gonet and Olivier Leu
Rollers: Sapphire crystal
Movement components: 529
Jewels: 67 jewels and 10 ball bearings
Balance frequency: 3 Hz (21,600 vph)
Power reserve: 50 hours
Hours and minutes displayed by two rollers in sapphire crystal
Strap and buckle
Leather strap; customizable folding clasp with unique engraving options