How Hublot Cuts Their Watch Cases

April 25, 2016
How Hublot Cuts Their Watch Cases

Did you ever wonder what goes into the construction of a watch case, and in particular a watch case made of high tech materials like carbon fiber? We visited the Hublot carbon-case manufacturing workshop in Gland, Switzerland to find out. Carbon fiber and a closely related material, Texalium, turn out to be devilishly hard to work with, so Hublot uses special equipment to prevent wear and tear. The following video will show you how it works.

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