difference between a tourbillon and a carrousel

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difference between a tourbillon and a carrousel

Postby koimaster » June 27th 2017, 9:34am

Blancpain is unique in the world of watchmaking as it is the only house which has mastered the art of placing a carrousel in a wristwatch.

Carrousels were originally conceived to defy gravity and the associated rate errors when the watch is in a vertical position. In this way,



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