Les Voiles De St Barth Richard Mille is the official label of the annual event celebrating the best possible and most technologically advanced yachts fighting in a series of races around seven classes. The first function took place in 2010, and Richard Mille was involved for decade, so much so that, by simply 2019, the brand's nick name was added to the event's name. The event, which has noticed nearly 500 boats coming from around the world take part in the event, is now an important fixture on the regatta circuit and provides a valuable income for St Barths. With all the 2021 disruption due to Covid, Richard Mille wanted to help the island and pledged typically the proceeds from the sale of one in the watches to support a deserving cause.
The RM 60-10 will be the captain's swiss army blade, equipped with all the useful capabilities needed to compete in such significant regatta. This watch possesses all the features you'd assume from a watch geared towards large seas life, including a 50mm titanium and carbon water-proof case (requiring only 15 days of machining and milling), an automatic movement with twelve-monthly calendar with oversized time, Flyback chronograph, 60-minute count-down and UTC or GMT (GREENWICH MEAN TIME) hands allow the wearer to be able to two time zones or utilize the hands as a convenient course-plotting tool.
Any genius compass anywhere in the world permits the wearer to discover true northern using the watch's bezel. Basically use the pusher at ten o'clock on the case to put the UTC hand on the correct local time about the bezel. Once set up, level the UTC hand into the sun and North, To the south, East and West for the bezel will point in the correct direction, whether you're sporting or embarking on an epic water adventure, you can set the ideal course as it can Immediately useful for northern and southern hemisphere reading, the feat will become even more genius.
If you're in a regatta, entering the right place at the start is more complicated than it seems. When the boat is ready to combination the invisible starting series at the designated moment, often the captain will usually want to browse the elapsed time and the time staying. The RM60-01 replaces the original hands with a skeletonized 60-minute dial.
It is really an impressive watch from a company that never disappoints in terms of sports timepieces. The brand features generously donated the remains of one of the 80 minimal editions to a worthy result in in St Barths, this means buying this watch does not only keep you safer on the more effective seas, but also look great in Monaco's harbour, however you are also helping those inside need.
Movements: Calibre RMAC2 self-winding movements, hours, minutes, running mere seconds at 3 o'clock, big date, month, annual appointments, flyback chronograph with core seconds counter, 60-minute counting down, 24-hour totalizer, UTC perform and adjustable rotor geometry. Case and Call: 50mm titanium and carbon fibre case. The sapphire call is anti-glare treated (on both sides) and protected by means of 8 silicone holders put into the upper and lower grooves. Strap: Rubber strap together with titanium RM pin strip.