It’s a terrific chance for Images Of Richard Mille Watches Replica to experiment with colours and further develop the legendary RM 11 watch collection that helped put the brand on the map. In its advanced form, the RM 11 has the identical useful movements, but a exotic case produced from Quartz TPT, a material made in Switzerland and borrowed from performance vehicles. The material is a dense layering of hundreds of sheets of silica which are mere microns thick for each layer. The blue is merely cosmetic, but it would not be a Richard Mille with no invigorated splash of color.Richard Mille first released a Quartz TPT-cased wait back in 2015 with the RM 27-02 Rafael Nadal. In that prior article you can find out more about the lightweight, yet very strong and visually interesting material. It is not as iconic as gold or platinum (but you can not “impregnate” — which is the true term Richard Mille uses — these conventional luxury materials with colours such as blue, red, yellow, yellow, and white since was achieved to a range of high-end limited watches by the brand). A concise glance at Richard Mille watches produced from Quartz TPT coated on aBlogtoWatch demonstrates the visual variety accessible — more so, how effective utilization of exotic and modern materials like this have been to get a new like Richard Mille.Richard Mille himself, along with the brand do really hang closely with people like Mr. Todt. Part of this honesty in their connection is what makes limited editions such as this perhaps more interesting to watch lovers than those we see from many other watch brands where the connection feels a lot more like easy marketing. This Jean Todt and Richard Mille would continue to celebrate Todt’s own life and achievements together makes sense — partly because Mr. Todt himself would be the archetype of somebody who needs to be a Richard Mille customer. More so, this RM 11-03 is far from the most expensive timepiece Richard Mille has made in honour of the guy.
Introduced just before the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London, the pair of new RM 67-02 automatics have been designed for Richard Mille‘s ambassadors who will be both competing at the athletics competition. Created to be worn while on the track – and captured by all the cameras in attendance – the RM 67-02 weighs just 32 grammes, making it the lightest self-winding watch in the Richard Mille Watches Official Site Replica collection. That’s just seven sheets of A4 paper.
The green RM 67-02 was conceived for South African sprinter Wayde van Niekerk – a world record holder and Olympic gold medallist – with the colours of his country’s flag echoed on the case and movement. That also explains the purple and white colour scheme of the second RM 67-02, which are the national colours of Qatar, the country of up and coming high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim.
While the colours differ both RM 67-02s are identical in materials and movement. The coloured front and back plates of the cases are made of Quartz TPT, while the black case bands are made of Carbon TPT. Both are carbon composites made by North Thin Ply Technologies (NTPT), a Swiss materials specialist, with the banded appearance the result of the carbon fibre layers and coloured resin binders.
The watch has a largish footprint, measuring 38.7mm in diameter and 47.52mm long, but is slim at just 7.8mm high.
Both new models are based on the extra-flat RM 67-01, and equipped with the same in-house CRMA7 movement that has a rotor with carbon composite spokes and a white gold outer mass. As with many movements used in Richard Mille watches, the base plate and bridges of the CRMA7 are titanium.
The RM 67-02 is fitted to a seamless elastic strap, similar to that found on the RM 27-03 Tourbillon Rafael Nadal.
Price and availability
The RM 67-02 is priced at SFr118,000 before taxes. That’s equivalent to US$124,000. They will be available later in the year.