The DUPAL® Tourbillon automatic watch is equipped with the Japanese MIYOTA movement known for its quality and precision. The oscillating weight mechanism is visible on the back of the case, it is made up of 21 parts, for 21,600 vibrations per hour.
This is an automatic watch, so it works without a battery. It is equipped with an automatic winding which takes place during the natural movements of your wrist and manually using the crown. To wind the watch manually, the crown must be in position 0. Then, rotate the crown several times clockwise. If you do not wear the watch for several days, it will naturally stop. In this case, it must be manually reassembled to restart it.
Setting the time:
Pull the crown out to position 1, and turn the crown counterclockwise. Once the hour hand and minute hand are in position, press the crown to position 0. The seconds hand resumes its rotation and the mechanism visible at the level of the open heart restarts.
Usage tips :
DUPAL® watches use the best qualities of materials and do not require any particular maintenance. To ensure the precision and longevity of your DUPAL® watch, we recommend that you observe the following points:
Your watch should not be exposed to extreme temperature or sudden changes in temperature. For the watch to function in good condition and to be accurate, the temperature must be between 5 ℃ and 35 ℃.
Do not position your watch close to an object with magnetism (such as telephone, speaker, any other electromagnetic device) as strong magnetism can affect the operation of the watch mechanism.
Avoid shocks, because a violent shock will damage the watch and the movement, consequently its operation.
- Water resistance
The water resistance of the case is indicated on the back of the watch case
- 5 ATM = the watch is resistant to a pressure of 5 Bars, shower, swimming. If the watch has been used in seawater, rinse it on both sides with fresh water, then dry it properly.
Check that the adjustment crown is properly inserted into the case to prevent water from entering the mechanism.
However, since the strap is made of leather, it is not advisable to wear the watch for swimming.
- Chemical products
Direct contact with solvents, detergents and other chemicals should be avoided.
- Overexposure to the sun
Your watch should not be exposed to direct sunlight for a long time, in order to avoid color fading or the aging of the straps.
Use a soft damp cloth with water and possibly soap to clean the case, then wipe with another dry cloth.