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JUNGHANS – Max Bill Mega Watch 058/4823.00

058/4823.00

£790.00
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Junghans Men’s Max Bill Mega Leather Strap Watch

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Description

Who was Max Bill?

The Junghans Max Bill Mega Watch takes it’s name from one of the most extraordinary designers of the last century. An architect, sculptor and product designer, Max Bill studied at the Bauhaus in Dessau. His association with Junghans began in the 1950’s when he was commissioned to design a kitchen clock for the company. In 1961, Max Bill started to design purist watches for the brand and Junghans in turn, ensured that the watches were at the cutting edge of technology. Max Bill is acknowledged as one of Europe’s greatest timepiece designers. He constantly strove for clarity and precision in his designs. Today these same values are still evident and underpin the entire Max Bill collection from Junghans.

Junghans Max Bill MEGA

With the latest generation of radio-controlled movements, the Max Bill MEGA fits into the legendary line perfectly. The design is minimalist and has remained largely unchanged by Junghans since 1961.

Radio-controlled manufacture movement

The Junghans Max Bill MEGA is equipped with a J101.65 radio-controlled manufacture movement which powers the hour, minute and second hands as well as a handy date function. The movement guarantees absolute accuracy at all times as it receives the signal of the time signal transmitter on three continents. Outside of reception range it continues to function with the precision of of an especially precise quartz movement. Expect correct date changing at all times as the display also shifts automatically from the last day of the month to the 1st day of the following month when the watch is in quartz mode, or when there are 30 or fewer days in the month. The second hand also has a double tick which places a focus on precision when reading the time.

Purity of design: Case, Dial, Strap

This Junghans Max Bill MEGA Watch has a stainless steel 38mm case with a large dial opening so you see less of the bezel and more of the dial. After all, the time is the most important feature of any watch and so Max Bill deliberately pared the case back to it’s simplest form.

The domed hard plexiglass accentuates the historical charm of the watch. Coated with sicralan to ensure scratch-resistance, it is practical too. Underneath, the minimalist dial is anthracite grey with light grey printed hour and minute markers which give the watch the graphic look which is so typical of the max bill collection.

The leather strap is in a soft black leather with bold turquoise contrast stitching. The turquoise colour coordinates with the printing of the world map on the caseback which provides the reception instructions for the radio-controlled movement.

The Junghans Max Bill MEGA Watch is a design classic – because simplicity can be so precise.

  • Movement: J101.65 multi-frequency radio-controlled movement
  • Case: Stainless steel case with 4-times screwed caseback, 38mm diameter, with metallised mineral crystal, printed with world map and reception instructions
  • Case depth: 9mm
  • Convex, hard plexiglass with scratch resistant coating
  • Precise second display in half-second steps via SHM (Smart Hand Motion)
  • Hands position control via ITC (Intelligent Time Correction)
  • Hand setting via the crown
  • Smart time setting via the Junghans MEGA app
  • Automatic search of time signal transmitter across 5 frequencies with patented Junghans autoscan
  • Time zone setting precise to the second
  • Matt silver-plated dial with hands and minute track with environmentally-friendly luminous substance for increased legibility
  • Date display with perpetual calendar (also in quartz mode)
  • Black leather strap with stainless steel pin buckle
  • Water resistant 3 bar (30m)
  • Made in Germany
  • Two Year Manufacturer’s Warranty
Additional information
Brand

Junghans

Gender

Men's

Movement Type

Radio Controlled

Case Shape

Round

Dial Colour

Grey

Material Type

Stainless Steel

Strap Type

Leather

Strap Colour

Black

Water Resistance

30m

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  1. David G.

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    Easy to order and very quick delivery

  2. Anonymous

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    Excellent transaction. Good communication. Product as described at a fair price (cheaper to get it shipped from the UK than buying local in US!!

  3. Richard Herndon

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link | usIllinois, United States

    The watch arrived within a week or so of ordering it, and was in perfect condition.

  4. Victor Lopez

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link | usNew Jersey, United States

    impeccable service, fast shipping! will do business again

  5. Bruce Charman

    Verified reviewVerified review - view originalExternal link | gbEngland, United Kingdom

    Easy site to navigate, new XL strap ordered and arrived on time

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