Richard Mille RM 60-01 Les Voiles De St Barth
Les Voiles De St Barth Richard Mille is the official title of the annual event celebrating the best and most technologically advanced yachts contending in a series of races throughout seven classes. The first occasion took place in 2010, and Richard Mille was involved for decade, so much so that, through 2019, the brand's name was added to the event's name. The event, which has observed nearly 500 boats through around the world take part in the event, is becoming an important fixture on the regatta circuit and provides a valuable income source for St Barths. Using the 2021 disruption due to Covid, Richard Mille wanted to assistance the island and pledged the actual proceeds from the sale of one from the watches to support a worthwhile cause.
The RM 60-10 may be the captain's swiss army cutting knife, equipped with all the useful functions needed to compete in such severe regatta. This watch offers all the features you'd anticipate from a watch geared towards higher seas life, including a 50mm titanium and carbon water-repellant case (requiring only ten days of machining and milling), an automatic movement with yearly calendar with oversized day, Flyback chronograph, 60-minute count-down and UTC or GREENWICH MEAN TIME (GMT) hands allow the wearer in order to two time zones or make use of the hands as a convenient routing tool.
The genius compass anywhere in the world enables the wearer to discover true to the north using the watch's bezel. Just use the pusher at 8 o'clock on the case to the UTC hand towards the correct local time within the bezel. Once set up, stage the UTC hand for the sun and North, Southern, East and West around the bezel will point in the best direction, whether you're race or embarking on an epic marine adventure, you can set the proper course as it can Immediately utilized for northern and southern hemisphere reading, the feat gets even more genius.
If you're in a regatta, getting into the right place at the start is more complicated than it appears. When the boat is ready to mix the invisible starting collection at the designated moment, the particular captain will usually want to see the elapsed time and the time leftover. The RM60-01 replaces the standard hands with a skeletonized 60-minute dial.
It is really an impressive watch from a brand name that never disappoints with regards to sports timepieces. The brand provides generously donated the profits of one of the 80 restricted editions to a worthy trigger in St Barths, meaning buying this watch is not going to keep you safer on the 7 seas, but also look awesome in Monaco's harbour, however, you are also helping those within need.
Motion: Calibre RMAC2 self-winding motion, hours, minutes, running secs at 3 o'clock, extra-large date, month, annual work schedule, flyback chronograph with main seconds counter, 60-minute counting down, 24-hour totalizer, UTC functionality and adjustable rotor geometry. Case and Switch: 50mm titanium and graphite case. The sapphire switch is anti-glare treated (on both sides) and protected simply by 8 silicone holders placed into the upper and lower grooves. Strap: Rubber strap along with titanium RM pin belt.