Hublot Chukker Bang watch for Polo Gold Cup Gstaad

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Hublot has announced the Chukker Bang time piece to mark the occasion of the Polo Gold Cup Gstaad, a prestigious polo event Hublot has been associated for the last four years. this particular time piece drew its inspiration from the game of polo and developed with input from one of the world’s best polo player and Hublot Ambassador Facundo Pieres. one of the highlight of this 44.5-mm diameter polo-centric time piece is its 7-min 30 counter which is exactly the length of one period of play, or “chukka” as it is called in the world of polo.
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other features include satin-finished black ceramic bezel with removable vertical satin-finished titanium grille, anti-reflective sapphire crystal, black composite resin bezel lugs and lateral inserts, water resistance to up to 100-meters (10 ATM), Polo Flyback automatic chronograph movement and SuperLuminova treated white hands and indexes – just to name a few. it is also worthy to mention that the case back is of solid titanium engraved with Chukker Bang. the Hublot Chukker Bang watch is available in either a limited edition titanium version, or the titanium version with diamond-set grilled. the former is limited to just 500 numbered pieces. more detail specifications after the break.

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References 317.NM.1137.VR (titanium version)
Limited edition of 500 pieces numbered from 01/500 to 500/500
317.NM.2136.VR.1104 (titanium version with diamond-set grille)
Case Big Bang – Diameter 44.5 mm in vertical satin-finished titanium
Bezel Satin-finished black ceramic with vertical satin-finished titanium grille
6 titanium H-shaped countersunk, polished & locked screws
Crystal Sapphire with interior/exterior anti-reflective treatment
Bezel Lugs Black composite resin
Lateral inserts Black composite resin
Case-back Solid titanium with special Chukker Bang engraving
Push-pieces Satin-finished steel, rectangular with black rubber inserts
Water resistance 10 ATM or approximately 100 meters
Dial Matt black with black satin-finished indexes and white SuperLuminova™
Hands Black nickel, satin-finished with white SuperLuminova™
Red chronograph hand with H counterweight
Red minute counter hand
Movement HUB1141 – Polo Flyback automatic chronograph movement (7 min 30)
Components 280
Ruby 59
Bridges Satin-finished polished and bevelled
Screw Black PVD titanium
Calendar Rectangular window at 6 o’clock
Oscillating weight Tungsten with black PVD treated dimpled surface
Main plate Micro-blasted, rhodium-plated
Barrel Reinforced spring
Escapement Glucydur hairspring
Power reserve Approximately 42 hours
Frequency 4 Hz/ 28,600 vib/h
Strap Adjustable black rubber and beige calfskin with ecru stitching
Clasp Big Bang satin-finished polished steel deployant buckle, titanium screws

SOURCE: Hublot

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