Again, the Gumball 3000 script logo serves as the backdrop to the running seconds sub-dial at 9 o’clock, but it seems much less in your face on this version. This is a result of the bi-chromatic colour scheme that drops out the reddish quarter markers and seconds hand from the first watch. We’re left, instead, using a black and white affair which evades scrutiny a lot more effectively. The opinion is, in my opinion, better looking for the shift, but it does call into question this model’s success as an ad for the partnership involving Armin Strom Replica Watches Replica and the Rally.The script emblem does appear again on the reverse, dominating the left hand side of the motion, which is observable through a sapphire case back. All the crystals in this group (both front and back) are sapphire and handled with anti-reflective coating. In addition to the massive logo engraving on the flip-side, the ARM12-GB calibre displays the balance wheel in precisely the exact same manner as its kid brother. Hopefully, that attribute will placate those who find the Gumball engraving a bit too crass to stomach.All three watches function at 18,000vph. It’s a slow operating speed, meaning that the watches would take longer to recover their timekeeping capability following a shock, but the real advantage is the visual effect of a slow-swinging equilibrium — and an elongated power book. After the balance wheel is so attractive, it is nice to present it to the wearer in a digestible manner. And of those three, the one which delivers the most in the way of visual delight, is that the third and final watch of this Armin Strom Gumball 3000 Collection.The Armin Strom Tourbillon Gumball 3000 in 18ct rose gold is the daddy of this range. From the front, it’s the least obviously related to the Gumball 3000 Rally, with nothing but a gilded engraving around the border of the 9 o’clock sub-dial in the Armin Strom font. In this instance, though, the sub-dial features more than just the going moments hand — here we can see a superbly executed tourbillon cage, rotating for all the world to see.
Two oscillating bodies in close proximity influence each other and eventually synchronize; this is a phenomenon of physics known as resonance. Armin Strom introduces the Mirrored Force Resonance, a resonating dual regulator developed for maximum precision with its whole captivating mechanism on full display dial side.