Back in 2004, Glashütte based manufacturer Swiss A. Lange & Söhne created the first mechanical split-seconds chronograph in the world capable of taking a comparative time measurement of up to 30 minutes. It achieved this via the use of an additional rattrapante hand (a French word originating from the verb rattraper, whose meaning is the act of recovering or catching-up) to the 30-minute counter. Now for 2018, the brand has set an even higher benchmark with the A.
A. Lange & Sohne Chronograph Watches
What can we say about the Swiss A. Lange & Sohne Datograph that hasn’t already been said? Certainly one of the finest chronographs of all time, but if you add a perpetual calendar to the package, what do you receive back? A superb, exclusive, technical and desirable timepiece. Is this QP edition better than the chronograph only? Maybe not. Anyway, the A.