The year 2016 is the 225 anniversary of the creation of Copy Girard Perregaux UK. Girard Perregaux was founded in 1791, which has a long and rich history and has lots of impressive watches. Now, GP has injected new vitality to 1966 series—a very attractive and elegant, slim and cautious 1966 hollow watch.
The 1966 series have general size of 41 or 40 mm, and the size of 1966 hollow watch is only 38 mm, with the same design, equipped with a flat polished bezel, thin and curved lugs. The thickness is rather thin—only 9.27 mm. The case material is 18K rose gold, this is in stark contrast with the movement of anthracite color and Black Crocodile Leather watchstrap. GP watches 1966 hollow watch chooses GP01800-0006, which is the hollow version of the 1800 automatic movement. The dial is now completely open for the movement, only the gold balance wheel at 12 O’clock keeps ticking, small golden second hand locates on the position of 10 o’clock. Due to the high contrast between polishing and matte anthracite gold hands movement, this watch is still very easy to read time.
The GP 1966 hollow watch is a kind of visual enjoyment, with large gold rotors—hollow naughtly makes asymmetric design, there is a movement within. All plywoods have the same positive and splint chamfering grinding polishing. The GP1800 movement has 173 components, the unique “Microvar GP’s own” screw balance, vibration frequency is 4Hz and the single box spring ensures the power reserve up to 54 hours.