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Glow hard or go home — the latest BR 03-92 takes nocturnal legibility very seriously

Glow hard or go home — the latest BR 03-92 takes nocturnal legibility very seriously

Shine on

Text: Su Fen Tan


Now here’s a watch you won’t lose in the dark

Bell & Ross pulls off one of the biggest glow-ups—literally—in the world of watches this year with the BR 03-92 Full Lum, complete with an entirely luminous dial and an equally luminous strap to boot. With this limited edition timepiece, Bell & Ross sought to play around with the traditional principles of day/night legibility by permuting the contrasts. During the day, it plays the role of an everyday time instrument, simple and understated; by night, it comes to life with extreme luminosity, where both the dial and rubber strap glow bright as light.

 

The ultra-phosphorescent dial is made possible by a coat of Super-Luminova C3 paint, the most resistant, intense and purest form of Super-Luminova, giving it a brighter glow and longer durability in the dark—even the date disc is coated with lume. To complete the light show, Bell & Ross pioneered a luminescent rubber bracelet by incorporating phosphorescent pigments into the material before it is hot-moulded and pressed. The other elements—the 42mm matte ceramic case, numerals, indexes and hands—are rendered black for optimum legibility in both day and night.

Glow hard or go home — the latest BR 03-92 takes nocturnal legibility very seriously (фото 1)

As with its brethren from the BR 03-92 line, the Full Lum is powered by the rubust automatic movement BR-CAL.302 with a 42-hour power reserve. Limited to just 250 pieces, it is only available through balloting, which is now open for registration in Bell & Ross boutiques worldwide through till 21 November 2019. A random draw will be made in each boutique on 22 November to determine the successful allocations who've won themselves the chance to buy the limited-edition timepiece. Feeling lucky? Head on down to the Bell & Ross boutiques at Pavilion KL, The Gardens Mall or Gurney Plaza Penang now to register your ballot. May Lady Luck shine on you!

 

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