Lemania 1883

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Calibre 1883 is a manual winding chronograph movement from Lemania.

Produced by Lemania and Nouvelle Lemania from 1983, Calibre 1883 runs at 21,600 A/h, is 27.5 mm in diameter, has 17 or 18 jewels, and a 40 hour power reserve.

The cam switching chronograph has a central seconds hand and four subdials: 30 minute chronograph at 3:00, 12 hour counter at 6:00, 60 second timekeeping at 9:00, and date and moon phase at 12:00. The date hand is set by a corrector button at 9:20 while the moon phase is set by a corrector at 10:00.

It is closely related to the Lemania 1872 and Lemania 1873.

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, 12 hour counter at 6:00
Moon phase
Date

Data:

12 lignes
D 27.5 mm
17 or 18 jewels
21,600 A/h
Power reserve 40 Hours

Production period:

1970's