The Vaucher calibers present on the site are examples from a manufacturing structure that has the capabilities to produce virtually every component of a calibre, and provide these products tailored to its customers requirements from 10 examples until many thousands.
Vaucher has between 30-40 clients, including some of the most famous houses in the watch industry. During 2017 they produced over fifteen thousand calibers. Their capacity of production is thirty five thousand pieces per year.
Each caliber developed at Vaucher manufacture costs up to five million Swiss francs to develop and takes between three to five years depending on complexity.
Functions & Complications Flying tourbillon at 9 o'clock Main dimensions. Dimateter 13 ¼” (30.00 mm) Thickness of 3.4 mm. Indications. Hours, minutes, small seconds. Power reserve 48 h. Number of components 160. Jewels 22. Frequency 3 Hz (21’600 A/h). Type of balance Variable inertia with gold inertia blocks. Type of balance-spring Flat. Chronometry Variable inertia balance. Tourbillon.
Multiple views of the titanium and gold version of the Vaucher 5430
The films shown below are from Vaucher's website and provide extra details into each calibre as well as their system CLA for final quality control of assembled watches.
You can learn more about Vaucher Manufacture Fleurier at www.vauchermanufacture.ch