The Omega Co-Axial Master Chronometer development in retrospect
The 15.000 Gauss saga started January, 17th in 2013 when Omega presented its newest development in Geneva. It was all about magnetism and how to fight the today biggest enemy of the mechanical wristwatch.
Omega decided to build non-magnetic calibres instead of protecting a fragile calibre with a inner soft iron case.
This was a very good and wise decision as we all know today.
Meanwhile Omega offers 11 certified movements in 20 executions manufactured as anti-antimagnetic Co-Axial Master Chronometer calibres.
Let us look back when everything started …