A. Lange & Söhne Datograph Perpetual Tourbillon: Simply Lange

A. Lange & Söhne’s Datograph Perpetual Tourbillon looks complicated simply because it has a highly complex mechanism. After all, it comprises 729 movement components and houses three complications: the chronograph, perpetual calendar and tourbillon, including five supplementary functions, within the Calibre L952.2 manual-winding movement. “The Datograph Perpetual Tourbillon is a triple complication. The perpetual calendar is instantaneous jumping and the … More

A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Tourbillon: The German team wins!

“In the end, who would have thought that substitute Götze would score the winning goal?” a good friend and staunch supporter of the German team during the recently concluded 2014 FIFA World Cup asked rhetorically over lunch. He was of course, referring to Germany’s Mario Götze, who slotted in the historic winning shot that downed Argentina and secured Deutschland as … More