To complete the range of the new collection MASTER CONTROL di Jaeger-LeCoultre, we find two other great classics, also rigorously modernized and updated for 2020, with a more casual style.
As in all models in the range, the cases are finished with a combination of brushed and polished surfaces and, tAll models also feature a sunray, silver white brushed dial, brushed dauphine hands with a thin line of luminova, luminous dots and blue accents (hands or moon). The casual touch is given by new less formal straps, made of Novonappa calfskin, colored in light brown. This soft, matte leather acquires a distinctive patina over time.
JAEGER-LECOULTRE MASTER CONTROL GEOGRAPHIC
For the third model of the collection master control, Jaeger-LeCoultre uses the classic multi-time zone display, called Geographic. Used in multiple collections, this travel watch not only features the time in a second time zone but includes a complete sub-dial with minutes and hours and a 24-hour day / night indicator.
In an arched opening at 6 o'clock, it shows the name several cities can offer travelers the ability to set the second time zone based on the location and the city visited. Finally, the watch is equipped with sub-dials that indicate the date and the power reserve. Il caliber 939 new generation increases the power reserve of the Master Control Geographic at 70 hours and not 38 as on the previous edition. It should be priced around 11.500 EURO in the steel version. Price always to be confirmed.
JAEGER-LECOULTRE MASTER CONTROL CHRONOGRAPH CALENDAR
Last but not least and probably the most attractive of the watches in this collection Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control of 2020, is a combination of a triple calendar and moon phase chronograph, powered by a newly developed movement, the caliber 759, a timepiece that comes as a replacement for the classic chronograph with date.
This movement, based on the known caliber 751, is an integrated column-wheel automatic chronograph with vertical clutch, moon phase indicator and 65-hour power reserve. The dial of this chronograph calendar master control it combines two classic sub-dials with small seconds and a 30-minute counter, as well as a date / moon positioned at 6 o'clock and two openings for the day of the week and month positioned under the name of the house. The dial is framed by a pulsometric scale. This 40mm watch remains relatively thin at 12mm thick and will be available in steel or gold. Price not yet revealed.