BASELWORLD 2018: AUTOMATIC WATCHES ARRIVE AT THE AIKON LINE BY MAURICE LACROIX
March 28, 20183 min read
BASEL 2018: AUTOMATIC WATCHES ARRIVE AT THE AIKON LINE BY MAURICE LACROIX
Hello to everyone!
Just a few days ago, we were enjoying Baselworld 2018, where we got to know from first hand some of the watchmaking news that we will be able to enjoy during 2018 and, this bring us many surprises!
Today we want to share with you all a small summary about watchmaking news by Maurice Lacroix, they made a huge effort in their recognized line: Aikon.
WATCHES FOR LADIES GET THE SPOTLIGHT
Maurice Lacroix expands and renovate their ladies´ watches, both in Eliros and Aikon lines.
Eliros line comes with a new 35 mm model that has moonphase, white lacquered or white mother-of-pearl dial, index of diamonds, easy strap exchange with leather strap in different colours or 9 rows metal band.
The Aikon Ladies collection is expanded with three new quartz watches with the blue iconic brand color in the dial in 35 mm.
The Aikon Gents automatic watch features ML 115 movement (based in SW-200 caliber), with 42 mm. diameter case, an ergonomic design and comfort to fit in any wrist.
Iconic and polarising desing.
6 arms design on the bezel.
Applied M logo on the leather strap.
Confort and ergonomic case design.
Luxury finishing (polished, brushed).
42 mm. diameter stainless teel case with anty-reflective sapphire crystal.A
Automatic movement SW 200.
Water resistant 20 ATM.
Screw down crown with coupling system.
Case back with 7 screws.
Clou de Paris dial design.
Aikon Gents’ dial features brushed finishing in three colors: blue, silver or black. Both 9 rows metal band and leather strap (blue, brown or black) features double deployment buckle with easy strap exchange system.
The new Aikon Chronograph automatic watches have 44 mm diameter, 15 mm height and 20 ATM case. The movement ML 112 (based in ETA 7750) allows each automatic watch features some functions like a small second hand at 9 o’clock, Chronograph second indicated by central hand, 30 minute Chronograph counter at 12 o’clock and day and date at 3 o’clock.
Aikon Chronograph automatic watch is completed with a limited edition of 500 pieces made in anthracite and PVD. Also in 44 mm, this limited edition features ML 157 (based in ETA 7750) which allows a day and date function at 4,30 o’clock.
It’s available in grey calf leather strap with easy strap exchange system and a PVD butterfly closure.
44 mm. PVD and anthracite casecase and 15 mm. thickness.
Automatic Movement ETA 7750.
Black plated and yellow varnished hands, with white Superluminova.
48 hours power reserve and 27Jewels.
Limited edition of 500 pieces.
But without a doubt the great novelty and more impressive piece that we find this year in Maurice Lacroix is its new Aikon Skeleton automatic watch, with manufactured movement.
It's box, elaborated in polished stainless steel , has a diameter of 45 mm. and a sapphire crystal that allows to see all the elements of the manufactured caliber ML 234, appreciating also those elements that are elaborated in DLC, like the main bridge. It has a power reserve of 52 hours, seconds at 3 o'clock, and rhodium-plated hands plated in Super Luminova white.
RETROGRADE CALENDAR FOR THE MASTERPIECE COLLECTION
The Masterpiece collection also presents novelties, including its already recognized retrograde calendar in one of its star models of this collection, the Square Wheel, and will be available in four manufactured automatic watches with a very attractive price for any lover.
All Maurice Lacroix novelties are avalaible to preorder! Do not hesitate to contact us to know how can you preorder any of them, and be one of the first to enjoy it!
Should you need any additional information about the Maurice Lacroix novelties or any other automatic watch, please do not hesitate to contact us by email, phone (+34) 91 441 50 41 o WhatsApp (+34) 682 678 786.