Steampunk Concept Watch Design
“THE LEVER MACHINE”
A Unique ‘Steampunk-Inspired’ Luxury Watch Design Creation
Renowned Swiss watch designer Jacques Fournier release a Steampunk concept watch design with exclusive computer generated images. With the start of a new year and many innovative designs to discover, the founder and owner at Horology Design Limited has chosen to unveil during the SIHH 2017 his own take on a groundbreaking steampunk watch; The Lever Machine.
Kept secret and initially fully designed back in March 2012, Jacques has now decided to share and reveal to the public this spectacular and incredible three dials manual winding timekeeping machine. Like any other concept watch, every detail of this timepiece with totally unique “complication” is obviously feasible and the watch may well possibly come to existence!
The Timepiece Explained
The steampunk watch features one dial for minutes at the top, a dial for hours at the bottom left and a separated circular eye on the left for seconds. The arm located on the right side of the watch will wind the gear system and distribute independently the time to each one of the three dials. Next to the see-through mechanism is the power reserve indicator. Day, date, and month indications are on the main frame cylinder.
The Most Accomplished Steampunk Concept Watch Design
What does steampunk mean? Definition: “A style of design and fashion that combines historical elements with anachronistic technological features inspired by science fiction”. Nowadays most high-end Swiss timepieces are inspired by science fiction, or is meant to be. A futuristic design must be innovative, totally new and cutting edge. This is what made the success of design studio Horology Design Limited from the very start as one would discover here: Brief history of HDL
Watch Designs Inspired by Science Fiction
Today there is no other watch design studio more inspired by science fiction. Jacques has developed from a very young age an absolute passion for every single movie related to science fiction. From time travelling to teleportation, through to adventures into space and alien invasions, he loves them all. The watch designs created by Jacques are motivated and inspired by one single topic: The future. In a world where 80% of watches produced are round, Jacques was determined since 1996 to change this tendency providing watch designs like nothing else ever produce before (See Swiss watch brand WRYST).
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