Franck Muller Vanguard™ Skeleton Swiss Limited Edition

Franck Muller enriches its Vanguard collection by unveiling the Vanguard™ Skeleton Swiss limited edition watch with a new striking red skeleton body. Paying homage to Switzerland, the colors that adorn this collection recall the pure white and intense red of the Swiss flag.

Franck Muller Vanguard™ Skeleton Swiss Limited Edition

Its grade-2 titanium case houses a mechanical manual-wound movement with a power reserve of 7 days. Fitted with sapphire crystal glasses on both front and case-back side, the Vanguard Skeleton Swiss watch provides a mesmerizing view on the movement that is entirely crafted in-house.

Franck Muller Vanguard™ Skeleton Swiss Limited Edition

Beats at 18,000 vph, the movement features two barrels and a high efficiency escarpment developed in-house. This haute-horlogerie movement is also a meeting point of fine finishing techniques like hand chamfering, circular brushing, mirror-polishing, satin finishing and micro-blasting.

Franck Muller Vanguard™ Skeleton Swiss Limited Edition

On the dial side, the watch displays the time with two centrally placed hands (hour & minute) and ad small seconds dial placed at 6 o’clock. This timepiece is available in a limited edition of 50 timepieces.

Franck Muller Vanguard™ Skeleton Swiss Limited Edition

Technical details

Reference V 45 S6 SQT BC (ER)

Case
Case Vanguard case
Grade-2 titanium with white enamel coating
Hand polished
Red inserts on both sides of the case
Width: 44 mm x Length: 53.7 mm x Thickness: 12.7 mm
Sapphire crystal
Water resistant up to 30 meters

Functions
Hours, Minutes, Seconds at 6 o’clock

Movement
MVT FM 1740-VS
Manual winding movement
Power reserve of 7 days
175 components
21 jewels
Width: 37.05 mm. Length: 40.20 mm. Thickness: 6.00mm
Balance wheel frequency set at 18,000 alternations per hour
Two barrels
High efficiency escarpment developed in-house

Movement decoration
Hand chamfering, mirror-polish on the flanks and polishing of the recesses on the main plate and on the bridges
The main plate is satin finished on its visible side and micro-blasted on the opposite side
Circular brushing on the barrel and on the wheels

Bracelet
Hand sewn white alligator strap
Buckle: Brushed grade-2 titanium folding buckle; Hand polished