The most eye-catching feature on the new 38mm is the slide rule, especially on the blue dial variant, which appears clearer without the sub-dials. The smaller case avoids the acres of Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Replica empty space and, along with the beaded bezel, appeals to the vintage watch lover in all of us. Importantly, with this watch, Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Replica challenges the assumption that slide-rule watches must also be chronographs. And, on that note, we take you on a journey through time to where it all started…
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In the year 1550, Scotland was in turmoil. The English were retreating from the borders after an unsuccessful attempt to force a union,Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Replica leaving the Scots in danger of control from France – an alarming prospect for the Protestant nation. John Napier was born into this uncertainty, the first son of a prominent family, whose father would go on to run the Scottish Mint. Napier studied at Edinburgh University but never graduated, leaving early to pursue his education in Europe.(Patek Philippe Nautilus Replica )
Returning in 1571 to find his father imprisoned and the family home occupied due to civil war, Napier took refuge on one of the family estates and applied himself to the study of mathematics.