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May 26, 2012

Tick Tock

devadutta @ 4:39 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1338050384 ) Play
2012-06-04

First time guest question from Sumanth Patlolla ! Thanks saar!

Identify and connect

Cracked by: Manish Achuth , Dibyo , Rogi , Bharath , Ananth , Shwetha Maiya and KK

Answer:
Tourbillon and its inventor, Abraham-Louis Breguet. The Tourbillon is widely used in Swiss watches.

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7 Responses to “Tick Tock”

  1. Manish Achuth
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    Abraham Louis Breguet, developer of Tourbillon. He founded a watch company, now known as Swatch.


  2. Dibyo
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    tourbillon movement, breguet


  3. Rogi
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    One of my hobbies is horology and my passion is torsion movements and their repair.
    The escapement is a tourbillon and was invented by the great horologist, Abraham-Louis Breguet.
    Not sure how geeky it is, though.


  4. Bharath
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    A tourbillon is an addition to the mechanics of a watch escapement, developed around 1795 by the French-Swiss watchmaker Abraham-Louis Breguet who is also the founder of the Breguet Watch Company


  5. Ananth
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    Tourbillon , developed by Abraham-Louis Breguet


  6. Shwetha Maiya
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    Tourbillon – Abraham-Louis Breguet


  7. KK
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    Tourbillon and Abraham-Louis Breguet

    Breguet developed and Patented the tourbillon escapement,


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