Brushed Titanium Ring
The Jaeger-LeCoultre AMVOX2 Rapide Transponder is a new Swiss watch manufacture with which you can open or close the Aston Martin Rapide at the touch of its sapphire crystal. Made exclusively for owners of Aston Martin DBS and now for the Aston Martin Rapide, the AMVOX2 Transponder shows the collaboration between companies, partners since 2004. The AMVOX2 Rapide Transponder incorporates a miniaturized transmission system to lock and unlock the Aston Martin Rapide, while maintaining the functions of the famous vertical-trigger mechanism: the chronograph without push. All you need do is click on the driver position "OPEN" of the glass (located between 8 and 9 o'clock) to activate the door opening system, and should do the same in position " CLOSE "located between 3 and 4 hours to close the vehicle. Pressing simultaneously in the positions "OPEN" and "CLOSE", the watch emits a signal recognized by the car as a function of "search" the car's headlights flash for a few seconds, without opening the car to help her owner to find it. The black dial of AMVOX2 Rapide Transponder is adorned with a pattern of numbers openwork metal grille finished in black rhodium with a luminescent area in the center. The gear indicator is located at 6 o'clock and bears the emblem of Aston Martin. The symbol Rapide, like the golden hour and minute hands, seems to be floating in the center in a window that reveals the ruthenium plate and bridges of this movement. Both the base, including the handles, and the crown are made of pink satin gold of 18 carats, while the box is made of brushed titanium ring pivoting satin grade 5. In addition, the counters of the chronograph hours and minutes are made of aluminum, and the brushed titanium ring of the bezel where the signs "OPEN / CLOSE" has an opening between 4 and 8 hours to enjoy the cam mechanism that controls the functions chronograph. As a mechanical clock performs the function of "Faraday cage" that protects the movement of the influence of electric fields can alter the accuracy of his departure, to ensure the reliability of Jaeger-LeCoultre movement and operation of the transponder to Although the metal mass, has designed an innovative antenna. In Jaeger-LeCoultre have isolated the most of the antenna and box mechanism, using the sapphire crystal as a support. With a length of 128 mm, required to achieve an optimal radius, the antenna is metallised on the inner surface of the sapphire crystal with a shape that fits graphically enhanced and rates between 4 and 8 hours, and that connects these points to rectangles command contact closure (OPEN and CLOSE). The maximum distance between the clock and the Aston Martin Rapide which guarantees its operation is 10 meters, while security is totally guaranteed since the car only has the reading protocol code emitted by the clock. . . .