Novecento Meccanografiche, L'arte dell'orologeria italiana

Model 902-MM

  • 903A TORPEDINE DETAILS WITH BLACK QUADRANT

  • 903A TORPEDINE WITH BLACK AND BLUE QUADRANT.

  • NUMBERED CASEBACK DETAILS

  • 903A TORPEDINE WITH BLACK AND BLUE QUADRANT. "COMBAT" STRAP

  • DETAILS COMPARED WITH A UNIQUE PERSONALITY

  • ONE OF A KIND AND ATTENTION TO DETAILS

Technical features

Novecento Meccanografiche model 903A - TORPEDINE.

The Model 903A TORPEDINE has been realized in memory of the semi-submerged assault vehicle "Torpedine semovente Rossetti", also known as "Mignatta", designed during the First World War by the naval engineer officer Raffaele Rossetti, from whom it took its name, and used during the feat in Pole on 1 November 1918, which led to the sinking of the Austrian battleship Viribus Unitis.

High precision device, intended for high-quality and technological operational departments, designed for underwater and surface units operating in the sea and not only.

AISI 316L stainless steel case realized in a mechanical Italian laboratory from a solid bar in electroerosion and manual satin finishing, composed of three parts:

a) Carrure with thick walls to withstand up to 100 bar. Bights obtainbed by the blank of the caseband with AISI 316L stainless steel screws for fastening the strap.

b) AISI 316L stainless steel caseback tightened with screw with special seal and logo.

c) Unidirectional rotating bezel made of AISI 316L stainless steel with four sockets, with incisions for numbering and light point treated with Luminova at 12 hours.

AISI 316L stainless steel crown, handmade in Italy by specialized in micro mechanics laboratory. The crown has a security O-ring, furthermore the crown tube is screwed to the case with a special key and the custom logo is present too.

Sapphire Glass Anti Scratch, 4.0mm thick. The glass has a lenticular shape to improve reading around the dial.

Dial made of brass finished Mat black matt, with numbering and luminova indices for night reading.

Lancets, hours, minutes and small seconds at 9 hours, with special parts in luminova.

Movement Swiss Made ETA-UNITAS 6497-1 16 lines 1/2, Hours - Minutes - Small Second H9, 18.000 vibrations per hours; 2,5 Hz.- 17 Jewels.

AISI 316L stainless steel buckle with ardillon based on design with laser engraved logo.

Leather strap made in Italy by Cuoierie Effeci. Discover the other straps perfectly fitting your personality.

The watch is realized with steel already treated with DLC; the clock face can be black or night blue; each watch is equipped with two leather straps, one of which "combat" type is already mounted and an additional black strap is included in the box; in addition, inside the box it is also provided a screwdriver for changing the strap.

Documentation of each clock describes it and is marked with the serial number from 0 to 100, considering that it's a limited collection of 100 pieces. The box is made of wood with engraved Novecento Meccanografiche trademark.

Price 2260€

Price is referred to model made of steel with DLC tratement, with leather straps purchased in the standard box; particular treatment to watches structure required by customers (sandblasted treatment and CNR or stainless steel) or particular straps could change final price.

Certificate of conformity

The clock has been subjected to all inspections required by the Novecento Meccanografiche quality control procedures in order to ensure compliance with the graphic documentation and specifications.

In particular, in addition to all the checks and tests performed on the various component parts, the clock has undergone, with favorable outcome, to a final test of the tightness at 90 bar. Documentation to prove successful completion of all inspections and tests was carried out under the supervision of the technicians of Novecento Meccanografiche.