Tuscar - The New McGonigle Timepiece
With the "Tuscar" featuring their new time-only in-house calibre movement, the McGonigle brothers, John and Stephen, have retained the qualities that were so successful in their tourbillon, including its distinctive design elements and transcendental levels of fine finishing, and distilled them to their pure essence.
Tuscar - One in Ten - *Series Sold Out*
The Tuscar One in Ten was a limited release of ten watches in White gold. This series is now sold out.
Tuscar - One in Ten - Technical Specifications
Calibre: McG01 manual-wind mechanical movement
Double mainspring barrels connected in parallel
Power reserve: 90 hours
Balance: free sprung balance spring with Breguet overcoil
Balance frequency: 18,000 bph/2.5hz.
Balance diameter 12.8mm (large diameter for timekeeping stability)
Gold escape wheel
Mainplate and bridges: Untreated German silver
Number of jewels: 31
18k White gold case and crown
Case diameter: 43mm
Crystals: Anti-reflective treatment on both top crystal and display back
Water resistance: 30 meters/ 3ATM
Dial & Hands
Clear sapphire dial
Hand-polished and blued steel hands with beveled and grained white gold arrowheads
Strap & Buckle
Hand engraved 18k White gold folding buckle.
Black hand-stitched alligator
"Tuscar" is the name of a group of rocks with a lighthouse that is often the first part of Ireland seen by those approaching by sea from the east. The solidity the name evokes is a powerful analogy for the McGonigles' new model