Introducing: The MB&F LM101 Limited Edition For – Ten Pieces, In Stainless Steel
What Is The LM101?
The MB&F Legacy Machine 101 Limited Edition For HODINKEE – 10 pieces in impeccable steel.
The Legacy Machine 101 was acquainted in May of 2014 with basic and purchaser praise . It was not exclusively MB&F’s most economical watch to date, yet additionally its littlest and generally wearable. In any case, what is a higher priority than any of that will be that the LM101’s type was in fact the absolute first to be planned completely in-house by MB&F, rather than by one of Max’s various “companions,” making a vital achievement for one of the present generally captivating and imaginative brands. What is held, however, is the totally crazy quality and level of completing working on it, dial, tie, fasten, development, and even the container. The type’s completing was conceived by no not exactly a Mr. Kari Voutilainen, and a similar remaining parts valid for the HODINKEE restricted release 101.
The 14 mm balance wheel coasts high over two white lacquer sub-dials.
The LM101’s dial includes the actual pith of a watch: the time and power save demonstrated on excellent white lacquer dials, while the fantastic 14 mm curiously large directing organ – the equilibrium wheel – glides high above. The LM101 Limited Edition For HODINKEE highlights a rich metallic brown dial, at no other time seen on a MB&F, and is counterbalanced impeccably by both the lacquer dials and astounding cleaned arch that holds the equilibrium wheel.
Incredible Design, Designed To Be Worn
LM101 For HODINKEE seen on Shell Cordovan Strap Color #8 By Horween.
The Legacy Machine 101 was always my top choice of MB&F’s manifestations on the grounds that, to be perfectly honest, the one I could imagine myself wearing. I could see myself wearing it spruced up with a coat and tie at a brand introduction, sliding pleasantly under my coat sleeve, simply as I could see it with a hoodie and Barbour coat walking around with my companions on the weekend. Yet, all LM’s were gold, and to me, a definitive extravagance isn’t agonizing over the scratches that come with the delicateness of gold, while as yet wearing one of the best hand-made watches in the world.
LM101 For HODINKEE seen on Brown Crocodile Strap.
Thus, the LM101 for HODINKEE in hardened steel was resulting from an individual request by me to Mr. Max Büsser more than one year prior. To see it now hit this present reality is past exciting for me, and I genuinely trust you like what we’ve come up with.
The MB&F LM101 for HODINKEE comes in tempered steel, yet additionally with three completely unique straps.
We wanted to take the possibility of extraordinary wearability even above and beyond with our LM101 by offering it with three completely various lashes. As you’ve probably speculated, we’re a little nutty about ties here at HODINKEE, and we figured anybody that would like a MB&F in hardened steel may likewise like the alternative to choose its tie dependent on disposition, event, or outfit.
(Left to right): Brown High Grade Louisiana Crocodile; Natural Organic French Calf Leather; Shell Cordovan Color #8 By Horween.
Each watch will come with every one of the three choices, which were all planned and delivered solely for the HODINKEE Legacy Machine with ideal measurements and quality. Each tie was made completely by hand and on-interest for us. Every one of the three lashes alternatives make for an absolutely unique look, and change the character of the LM101 in steel completely. Why are we offering the LM101 HODINKEE with three very surprising lashes? Since that is how we figure all watches ought to come.
Designed to fit under a shirt sleeve, the LM101 is inconceivably wearable.
Customary Watchmaking Par Excellence, With A Twist
One of the tenets of MB&F that I regard that most is an unwavering respect for quality. Say what you want about a portion of Max’s crazier plans, however regardless of how freakish, the form quality and completing is totally first rate, each and every time. With the LM101, MB&F’s first in-house-imagined development, you’ll see world-class completing like monstrous profound inclines, wide Geneva stripes, and exquisite subset screws. All inscriptions are completely done by hand.
The stylish twists on the MB&F LM101 For HODINKEE were brought about by Kari Voutilainen.
The completing on the LM101 is truly some of the best hand-make in the world, and that should come as nothing unexpected in light of the fact that the stylish twists were planned by perhaps the best watchmaker alive, Kari Voutilainen. This 229 component type includes a power save of 45 hours, with a bespoke 14 mm offset wheel with four conventional managing screws. The entirety of this is viewable through probably the most noteworthy (and costly) sapphire gem the watch business has at any point seen. The MB&F LM101 demonstrates that customary watchmaking can exist today, with a twist.
Restricted To Just Ten Pieces, With A Portion Of Sales Going To Support Watchmaking
Even the LM101’s case merits a spot on your desk.
When we working on the possibility of the LM101 for HODINKEE we knew we wanted to hit a few notes: make it wearable – we did as such by making it in treated steel; make it adaptable – we did as such by giving it a rich brown dial and three diverse tie choices; and we knew we wanted to make it uncommon. This we are accomplishing by commissioning only 10 pieces for the whole world. This is by a wide margin the most restricted release MB&F Legacy Machine to date, causing it something that we truly to feel will be collectible and attractive in the long-term.
And about evaluating? Right now, the LM101 in white or rose gold sits at $65,000. The LM101 in steel will be $52,000, a value that we feel truly extraordinary about thinking about that you’re getting a staggeringly restricted watch that turns out to be the first in-house piece from MB&F, with a madly completed development planned by no not exactly Kari Voutilainen, and three hand-made lashes planned explicitly for the LM101 in steel. Goodness, we’re likewise going to throw in free delivery, protected anywhere in the world.
Lastly, a bit of each purchase of the 10 LM101’s will go straightforwardly to the Horological Society of New York, America’s most established watchmaking organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit trying to instruct a completely new age of watchmakers.
The LM101 for HODINKEE won’t keep going long, and is accessible solely at the HODINKEE shop. On the off chance that you want it, get it here .
UPDATE: All Ten Pieces Are Now Sold Out
We are extraordinarily lowered to declare that within five hours of launching our first cooperative watch, all MB&F LM101’s for HODINKEE have been sold. Much obliged to you to those who keep on supporting us, and we’ll be back soon with something exciting!