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Erwin Sattler

Troja 16 M

Troja 16 M

Regular price $104,800.00 USD
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TREASURES ARE KEPT SAFE AND HIDDEN INSIDE A FASCINATING AND IMPRESSIVE PRECISION PENDULUM CLOCK

Valuable secrets – treasures are kept safe and hidden inside a fascinating and impressive precision pendulum clock. According to Greek legend, the ancient, Anatolian city of Troy (Troja) was outsmarted by Greek warriors. Hidden in the stomach of a wooden horse, they were able to get behind the fortified city walls undiscovered and, following their clever deception, conquered the city. The Troja 16 M precision pendulum clock owes its name to this historic example because its body also conceals some secrets.

The base of the clock houses a safe which provides space for all kinds of treasures. To make full use of the depth that is gained here, 16 remote-controlled watch winders are also housed in the rear section of the case. Along with their technology partner, Beluwo®, the Erwin Sattler manufacture has developed new, large wristwatch-holders which provide enough space for larger timepieces. Each unit is equipped with its own precision motor and can be individually programmed using a Bluetooth Interface with any smartphone or tablet. The Troja 16 M is equipped with the extraordinary movement from the Classica Secunda 1995, whose silver-plated dial emphasises the value of the lovingly handcrafted, domed hands. The pendulum, at a stately length of approximately one metre, swings once every second in an elegant and calming cadence.

The Troja is available with four different movements: Troja 16 M with the movement from the Classica Secunda 1995, Troja Lunaris M with the movement from the Secunda Lunaris, Troja Sonata M with the movement from the Secunda Sonata, Troja Opus Temporis with the movement from the Opus Temporis.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Seconds pendulum clock with temperature and airpressure compensation
  • Equipped with the movement from the Classica Secunda 1995
  • Accuracy deviation of one to two seconds per month
  • 16 extendible, individually programmable watch winders
  • Hidden safe in the base
  • Fingerprintreader
  • Watch holder variants for different strap lengths
Case Height: 86 inches, width: 19 inches, (watch winders extended: 26 inches), depth: 15 inches, requires wall mounting at the dial height
Door with magnetic closure
Weight 518 lbs
Crystals Bevelled mineral glass
Movement Sattler calibre 1965
Power reserve 30 days
Drive Weight 3,100 g with pulley with ball bearings
Oscillator Invar pendulum Ø 12 mm, temperature and air-pressure compensation, 5 aneroid capsules with air pressure display in mm/Hg
Ball bearings 5 precision ball bearings
Jewel bearings 11 in screwed-in chatons, 2 agate anchor pallets
Dial Silver-plated, cutaway in seconds dial, visible
escapement (Graham)
Base Clock base with safe
Winders 16 precision watch winders, sideways extendable,
individually programmable via WLAN, 16 high-power motors, 12 o’clock position
Beat rate 3.600/h = 60/min
Safe - Lock: electronic locking system
- Door hinge: DIN right
Dimensions:
- Ext.dimension: H/B/T 24/16/13 inches
- Int. dimensions: H/B/T 20/12/9 inches
- Doorway: H/B 20/10 inches
- Weight: aprox. 243 lbs.
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Treasures are kept safe and hidden inside a fascinating and impressive precision pendulum clock

The Troja Sonata M, a precision pendulum clock with half-hour impact mechanism and moon phase display. As an imposing grandfather clock, it can also hide the most secret treasures … In addition, the video also shows the Secunda Sonata, the counterpart as a classic precision pendulum clock for the wall.