Cool Hunting Editions Starfleet Machine
For years now, we've followed the work of Max Büsser, the mastermind behind horological design house MB&F. His distinct timepieces represent mind-bending innovation and eccentric inspiration, all hand-crafted, in an industry that more often than...
MB&F Horological Machine No. 6: Space Pirate
Max Büsser, the man behind some of the most unusual timepieces in the world, says that "no one needs a watch to tell time." Instead, he thinks about the watches his company MB&F (Maximilian Büsser and friends) creates as a collaborative process in...
Baselworld 2014: MB&F's Starfleet Machine
As a symbol of their 175th anniversary, Switzerland's last remaining specialized high-end clock manufacturer L'Epée has engineered and crafted another visionary design by conceptual micro-engineering lab MB&F. The resulting desk clock, Starfleet...
Legacy Machine No. 2
Releasing one or two products a year—historically wristwatches—each MB&F watch represents innovation in design and engineering of the highest level. The second in MB&F's expected series of five Legacy watches, each piece is an exercise in time travel...
MB&F Legacy Machine No. 2
Max Büsser knows watches better than most but isn't a trained watchmaker. He instead serves as a muse of sorts, the Johnny Knoxville of modern horology, tempting the friends he collaborates with to dare to dream as big as he does. The latest result...
From Max Büsser and the boundary-pushing horology crew at MB&F comes a timepiece like nothing you have seen before, inspired by both the obscure Amida Digitrend watches from the 1970s, and the Lambos and Mustangs of the same era; the watch itself has...
Marking the first kinetic machine made by MB&F that isn't a timepiece, the MusicMachine confidently brings the innovative Swiss laboratory into new territory. While the spaceship-styled MusicMachine may not tell time and can't be worn, the tabletop...
Horological Machine No. 5
With a low, sleek silhouette reminiscent of a Hot Rod's hood scoop, MB&F's newest sculptural masterpiece, the Horological Machine No. 5, launches today. The '70s-inspired HM5 conjures the era's fascination with super cars, sporting a slender and...
United by one-track minds focused on horological innovation, MB&F and URWERK recently teamed up on a new experimental project to bend the boundaries of timepiece engineering. Project C3H5N3O9—the molecular formula for nitroglycerine, so Nitro...
MB&F Legacy Machine No. 1
Maximilian Büsser always keeps the watch world and his fans guessing about his next creation and its inspiration. (Previous models took whimsical cues from his childhood robot toys, jet fighters and Star Wars.) Speculation on his next numbered...