Lemania 1872

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Calibre 1872 is a manual winding chronograph movement from Lemania.

Produced by Lemania and Nouvelle Lemania since 1961, Calibre 1872 runs at 21,600 A/h, is 27.5 mm in diameter and 5.7 mm high, has 18 jewels, and a 48 hour power reserve.

The cam switching chronograph has a central second hand and two subdials: 30 minute chronograph at 3:00 and 60 second timekeeping at 9:00.

The Lemania 1872 was used by numerous Swiss chronograph watches, notably including the Omega Speedmaster Professional, Girard-Perregaux Richeville, and Panerai as OP XVI.

It is closely related to the Lemania 1873, Lemania 1874, and Lemania 1883.

Variants

Lemania 1872 Family

Movement Features Subdials
3:00 6:00 9:00 12:00
1872 30 minute N/A 60 second N/A
1873 12 hour
1877 24 hour time
1874 Date and moon phase
1883

Description:

Manual winding movement, chronograph

Functions:

Hours, Minutes
Small seconds at 9:00
Chronograph: 30 minutes counter at 3:00

Data:

12 lignes
D 27.5 mm, H 5.7 mm
18 jewels
21,600 A/h
Power reserve 48 Hours

Production period:

1969-