There may be simply one thing concerning the Tonda PF Micro Rotor from Parmigiani. I had that feeling after I first noticed it when it was launched in 2021, however I couldn’t fairly put my finger on it. Now, after being on my wrist for a few weeks, I really feel I can. I might describe it as ‘informal classiness.’ It’s a watch that seamlessly goes with you from one exercise to a different and at all times appears proper. From denims to black tie and all the pieces in between, the Tonda PF Micro Rotor is fairly easy-going, making it an exemplary watch to dwell with.
That’s straight away the primary level that this Parmigiani scores, and an necessary one that’s, because it desires to grow to be part of your (life)fashion with out overtaking it. I might nearly say that it blends in so simply, however don’t mistake this for lack of character, because the Tonda PF Micro Rotor has a great deal of it however shares this in a delicate means. This begins with the dial, which is an exquisite shade of gray and provides middle stage to their guilloché in a Grain d’orge sample. It provides the dial a way of refinement, additionally as a result of Parmigiani utilized the less-is-more precept by protecting the hour markers very modest and the writing all the way down to the model’s emblem and the phrases ‘Swiss made.’ Nonetheless, it does have a date, properly integrated into the design. For a lot of, that is an important complication on a watch that accompanies you thru on a regular basis life.
Whereas the Tonda PF Micro Rotor isn’t any sports activities watch, nor does it faux to be, it does have a water resistance of 100 meters. This makes it so that you just by no means have to fret, even when leaping into the water solely to comprehend that you just forgot to take off your watch.
On this stainless-steel mannequin, the knurled bezel is made out of platinum. Whereas the distinction in hue between this and the stainless-steel case and bracelet is sort of unnoticeable, its end does draw your eyes to the watch. Neither one of many elements that make the Tonda PF Micro Rotor tries to overpower the opposite. This leads to a harmonious creation, one thing that you just admire increasingly as you might be sporting it longer. It additionally stands out by its sporting consolation. Its modest thickness of seven.8 mm helps on this, but in addition the form of the lugs and the design of the bracelet. It follows the form of your wrist good, and rounded edges be sure that it by no means rubs or irritates.
Parmigiani, fortuitously, fitted the Tonda PF Micro Rotor with a sapphire caseback. This lets you admire caliber PF703, which is sort of a deal with. Not solely does it include a pleasing structure, however the cherry on high can be the, you guessed it, micro rotor. Parmigiani made it from platinum to provide it substantial weight, that includes the identical grain d’orge because the dial. It is likely one of the many particulars that make this Parmigiani such a pleasing and complicated watch to take pleasure in day by day.
Extra info on the Tonda PF Micro Rotor will be discovered on the web site of Parmigiani, right here.