Piaget

1270P movement

Piaget 1270P ultra-thin automatic mechanical tourbillon movement

1270P

5.5 mm ultra-thin self-winding mechanical tourbillon and power reserve indicator

Piaget 1270P tourbillon watch movement

1270P

5.5 mm ultra-thin self-winding mechanical tourbillon and power reserve indicator

Tourbillon luxury watch movement: Piaget 1270P movement

1270P

5.5 mm ultra-thin self-winding mechanical tourbillon and power reserve indicator

  • 1270P movement

    Manufacture Piaget 1270P ultra-thin automatic mechanical tourbillon movement with power-reserve indicator.

    The 1270P movement is derived from two ultra-thin Piaget movements: the 600P movement, the world's thinnest hand-wound tourbillon movement, and the 1208P ultra-thin automatic movement, fitted with a micro-rotor. The 1270P movement is Piaget's first automatic, ultra-thin movement. It measures 5.55 mm in thickness and incorporates several technical and design innovations. It is a genuine Fine Watchmaking signature, one of the most symbolic complications in existence. Apart from the technical achievement of producing a highly complex mechanical movement of 269 components in an extremely small space – some wheels are barely more than 0.12 mm thick – the 1270P movement is also distinguished by its exceptional design. It confidently ignores the established codes of Fine Watchmaking by inversing its key elements. On the dial side, the off-center micro-rotor made in gold is open to full view and intertwines with the impressive off-center tourbillon carriage, creating the figure 8, the definitive lucky number. Also off-centered are the hour and minute hands, positioned at 5 o'clock and decorated with a sunburst guilloché motif. The delicate finishing of the movement is clearly visible: guilloché sunburst motif produced by laser, slender hour markers pointing to the off-centered hands, and underlined counters, oscillating weight and tourbillon in gold. The contemporary feel of the whole movement is counterbalanced by the traditional Fine Watchmaking decoration of the micro-rotor: a guilloché motif and Piaget coat-of-arms. The solid case-back is engraved with the Piaget coat-of-arms and the name of the 1270P movement. It includes two apertures: one for the power-reserve indicator, the other revealing the bottom of the tourbillon carriage

  • Ultra-thin, automatic, tourbillon

    Type:
    Automatic mechanical
    Shape:
    Cushion
    Functions:
    Hours at 5 o'clock, Minutes at 5 o'clock, Seconds, Power reserve indicator
    Technical features:
    Ultra-thin movement, Off-centered micro-rotor in gold, Flying tourbillon at 1 o'clock, Titanium carriage
    Power reserve (in hours):
    Approx. 42
    Frequency (vph):
    21,600
    Frequency (Hz):
    3
    Diameter (lines):
    15.50
    Diameter (mm):
    34.9
    Number of jewels:
    35
    Thickness (mm):
    5.5
    Number of components:
    269
    Finishing:
    Mainplate with guilloché and satin-brushed sunburst motif starting at the Hours and Minutes, Circular Côtes de Genève starting at the center of the Tourbillon, Circular-grained mainplate and bridges, Mainplate drawn by hand, Bridges beveled, circular-grained and drawn by hand, Bridges with satin-brushed sunburst motif, Circular-grained wheels, Barrel-cover with satin-brushed sunburst motif, Blued screws, Gold oscillating weight engraved with the Piaget coat of arms

    *Piaget luxury watches and jewelry are individually produced and thus the weight and carats of each product can vary from the displayed data.