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JLC 898

The JLC 898 is an automatic watch movement from Jaeger-LeCoultre.

Launched in 2013, Calibre 898 is a derivative of the ultra-thin Calibre 899 and closely related to Calibre 896. Unlike Cal. 896, however, Cal. 898 has no seconds subdial (or indeed any seconds display) and adds an optional day/night indicator. All three versions measure just 3.3 mm thick like Cal. 899.

There are three JLC 898 variants

  • JLC 898A (204 pieces, 30 jewels) - Night/day indicator
  • JLC 898B (202 pieces, 29 jewels) - Night/day indicator
  • JLC 898C (195 pieces, 29 jewels) - Hands only

The 898 is an automatic movement 3.30 mm thick. It runs at 28800 vph and has a power reserve of 43 hours.

Applications

Jaeger-LeCoultre currently uses this calibre in thin round watches

Manufacturer:

Description:

Functions:

  • Hour/minute/seconds
  • Day/night indicator (898A and 898B)
  • Date (898C)

Data:

  • H 3.30 mm
  • 29 or 30 jewels
  • 28800 A/h
  • Power reserve 43 Hours

Production period:

  • Current

jlc_898.txt · Last modified: 03.07.2022 15:35 by 127.0.0.1

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