Pictures of the "resonator" delivered with VC repeaters

Vacheron Constantin has developed a "resonator"which amplifies the chimes of its minute repeaters (not that it is something really needed as the chiimes are quite loud) dubbed La Musique du temps (the music of time).

Pictures of the "resonator" delivered with VC repeaters

Pictures of the "resonator" delivered with VC repeaters

Pictures of the "resonator" delivered with VC repeaters
That looks cool!
11/04/2013 - 14:49
Does one hold a MR up to the larger, round end or the smaller, oval end? BR, Dan
Thanks Alex. I know I asked you for these pics. This looks
11/04/2013 - 16:13
Really cool. Lucky owners.
Could you post a sample of the sound result? (nt)
11/04/2013 - 16:15
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the only recording I have is that of the 1731 which
11/04/2013 - 16:25
can be found here
Clearly based on the "ear trumpet"
11/04/2013 - 17:07
of days gone by. Here's another one which will allow you to hear the chimes as well as hear the sea in the background wink
Re: Clearly based on the "ear trumpet"
11/04/2013 - 17:37
what did you say?
Talk about swag...
11/04/2013 - 17:53
that has to be the most esoteric item ever offered by VC, and certainly nicer than those ear-wax spoons offered by other brands wink. Seriously though...a pretty nifty idea!
Re: Talk about ear wax!!
11/04/2013 - 18:11
First...that spoon suggests enough ear wax to shine your car!! No wonder they needed an ear trumpet! Secondly the spoon looks to be in the shape of a crucifix...no doubt invoking help from the Heavens so as not to perforate the eardrum!surprise
Forget the toy, I want that case!
11/04/2013 - 19:45
Just a marvelous looking case! The toy requires the watch, it is kind of the same thing as "batteries not included". Can't use the darn thing without the watch! Best, Joe
Hey........paws for thought!...
11/04/2013 - 20:41
Chimes are fine but it;s time to 'Shake, Rattle and Roll'  enlightenedenlightened... Let's 'Rock around the Clock!yes Woof, Woof!!enlightened