Richard Mille has continued to grow its RM family of timepieces by unveiling three limit-edition ranges.
Three new 10-piece limited editions of the RM 022 Tourbillon Aerodyne, in red, white and blue, are available exclusively at Richard Mille boutiques in America.
The RM 022 Tourbillon Aerodyne Dual Time, which was first launched in 2010, comprises materials developed for the aerospace industry found new purpose in the world of Haute Horlogerie.
The new timepieces feature a tripartite case crafted from Quartz TPT and Carbon TPT. This material, which is damascene surface, is composed of layers of parallel filaments obtained from separating silica threads.
The RM 022 took the orthorhombic titanium aluminide alloy, originally developed for the wings of supersonic aircraft, and used it to strengthen and torsional resistance to the tourbillon.
At the center of the dial is a transparent sapphire crystal disc inscribed with hours that permanently rotates through the movement.
The digits on the disc are only apparent when transposed on a clear background situated at 3 o’clock.