Prologue WDT: R Evolutionary (Ref. P03) / Marc Jenni

Prologue WDT: R Evolutionary (Ref. P03) / Marc Jenni

Marc Jenni, an independent watchmaker and member of the AHCI (Académie Horlogère des Créateurs Indépendants) recently unveiled his latest creation, the WDT: R Evolutionary — timepiece which features an innovative crownless design. Instead of the typical crown seen on virtually all wristwatches, Marc Jenni created a system that utilises a push button at 4 o’clock on the case flank, which in turn controls the selector subdial at 4 o’clock, allowing the wearer to choose between W Winding, D Date and T Time modes. Once selected, rotating the fluted ring, which is located around the middle of the case, controls the three operations normally controlled by a crown — via Professional Watches

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