Introducing: The Vacheron Constantin Reference 4500S, The First Quai de I'Île In Stainless Steel, With The New Caliber 5100

At dispatch, two new forms of the treated steel Quai de I’île will be accessible, with white or dark dials. The date is shown by a pointer moving around the date scale on the dial, and the case configuration proceeds with the “shape fit as a fiddle” jargon of the Quai de I’île line, with a round bezel, pad formed case, and tonneau (barrel) molded case band.

The new reference 4500S likewise utilizes another development, the type 5100. This is an in-house, 30.6 mm by 4.7 mm development, with a 60-hour power save. One unmistakable component, with regards to both the contemporary kind of the 4500S, just as its utilization of hardened steel, is the winding rotor, which is made of tungsten. On the dial side you can see the particular date circle that conveys the date pointer. Notwithstanding the way that this is something you may portray as a passage level Vacheron, the development quality appears to be well up to the Vacheron standard, and conveys the Geneva Hallmark.

Pricing, as we referenced, is quite forceful: $14,900. We’re anticipating getting our hands on one, and meanwhile, you can see it on Vacheron Constantin’s site, here.

The Vacheron Constantin reference 4500S Quai de lîle: treated steel, 41 mm x 11.75 mm, water opposition 3 bar/30 meters. Silver tone or dark opaline dial; 18k gold hour and moment hands. Mineral glass plate with date sign. Development, fabricate type 5100/1, with Geneva Hallmark, 30.6 mm x 4.7 mm. 60-hour power save; 28,800 vph, running in 37 gems. Conveyed on a crocodile tie with second lash in dark elastic. “Maltese Cross” collapsing fasten in pure steel.

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