Swiss Richard Mille‘s latest works RM 67-02 Sprint and RM 67-02 High Jump are sports versions of RM 67-01, which will be worn on the wrists of brand ambassadors Wayde van Niekerk and Mutaz Essa Barshim The championship was held at the London Olympic Stadium (August 4-13, 2017).
Olympic gold medalist and 300-meter and 400-meter world record holder, multidisciplinary athlete Wade Van Nicock is the only one to finish 100 meters, 200 meters in less than 20 seconds, and 300 meters in less than 10 seconds A 300-meter sprinter takes more than 31 seconds and a 400-meter sprinter takes less than 44 seconds.
As a two-time Olympic medalist, Essa Barshim, a native of Doha Mutaz, has created four global best performances in the past five years and has become an important candidate for the new record holder in the discipline, Bijavir Sotomayo You are 24 years late.
Starting from the idea of giving the RM 67-01 a sense of movement, the Richard Mille design team redesigned the lines to highlight its sporty qualities. Its lightness, thinness and ergonomics make it a perfect candidate.
In addition to being the logo of the brand’s sports watches, 4 extensions have been added to help strengthen the case structure.
The thickness of the entire bezel/case band/case back assembly is only 7.8 mm, making the watch very comfortable to wear on the wrist.
The 38.70 x 47.52 x 7.80 mm case is made of carbon TPT and quartz TPT, which is a unique composite material of Richard Mille with excellent shock resistance. To learn more about these and other high-tech materials, you can read our article “Richard Mille’s Pursuit of Innovation: High-Tech Materials”.
Quartz TPT is made of multiple layers of silica filaments with a maximum diameter of 40 microns. These are assembled by a special machine, the direction of each layer of fiber is changed 45°, and then impregnated with three newly developed colored resins: the deep red of the RM 67-02 high jump related to Mutaz Essa Barshim from Qatar, and two — Yellow and green-used in 67-02 Sprint, used in Wayde van Niekerk’s hometown of South Africa.
The carbon TPT used for the watch case is produced according to the same process, but using carbon fiber.
Thanks to two Nitril O-rings, the complete case structure is water resistant to 30 meters/100 feet and is assembled by 12 spline screws in grade 5 titanium and 316L stainless steel washers.
The self-winding CRMA7 movement made in-house beats at a frequency of 28,800 vph and provides a power reserve of about 50 hours. It is ultra-flat and completely hollow. The rotor is made of carbon TPT and platinum. replica watches swiss
Combined with the OneWay winding system with ceramic ball bearings, it can be wound efficiently while maintaining a compact size.
It takes at least two hours of processing time to achieve extreme skeletalization of the bottom plate. Of course, highly specialized machinery is also required.
The dial is made of titanium, which echoes the lines of the movement, and the thickness is only four tenths of a millimeter. After the black DLC coating process, and then hand painted the color of each athlete’s flag.
Richard Mille RM 67-02 is equipped with a new comfortable strap, which was first introduced for the RM 50-03 McLaren F1, which is the lightest mechanical chronograph ever.
The total weight of the RM 67-02 is only 32 grams, making it the lightest automatic watch in the Richard Mille series.