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Urwerk EMC Time Hunter Desert Sage

Urwerk Introduces the EMC Time Hunter Desert Sage

July 8, 2020
Out-of-the-box, out of competition and out of this world as befits any Urwerk creation, the new EMC Time Hunter features an unprecedented surface finishing ensuring an amazing result: a military beige chronometer teamed with a camouflage canvas strap that earns it the nickname Desert Sage. This watch is a fighter, a tough nut to crack. Its shell withstands the test...
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Urwerk UR-210 Final Edition

Urwerk Unveils the Final Edition of the UR-210

June 17, 2020
Urwerk has unveiled the last edition of its iconic UR-210, and now is the ideal time to highlight the seven features that have made the UR-210 so special. Marine Chronometer Inspiration: “To develop the UR-210 and ensure its precision and long term performance, I drew inspiration from the watchmaking culture that my father instilled in me,” explains Urwerk co-founder Felix...
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Naissance d'une Montre 2

The Naissance d’Une Montre 2 Project Continues

June 15, 2020
Sticks are humankind’s oldest tools. The fact that wooden sticks are still used in the manufacture of sophisticated machinery such as luxury watches is of particular fascination. Wood is uncomplicated, natural and has many near-magical properties. Of particular interest is that wooden sticks are used in one of the most important aspects of high-end watches — the fine finishing. Watch...
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Naissance d’une Montre 2

Update: The Naissance d’une montre 2 Project

May 19, 2020
To make the Naissance d’une montre 2 project as authentic as possible, Dominique Buser and Cyrano Devanthey, assisted by David Friedli, had to build a watch under the watchful eye of a committee. This committee was not a band of savvy marketing executives, but rather three seasoned watchmakers who produce some of the most sophisticated timepieces available today. Robert Greubel...
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Urwerk UR-100 Gold Edition

Urwerk UR-100 Gold Edition

May 4, 2020
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a spark shot out of the ether. Radio telescopes reveal that the shining golden object hurtling toward earth appears to be trying to communicate, emitting signals in six million languages. Could it be C-3PO, the protocol droid in the Star Wars saga? No, it is Urwerk’s new yellow gold UR-100!...
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Naissance d’une Montre 2 Project

The Naissance d’une Montre 2 Project

April 23, 2020
In 2019, the Time Aeon Foundation announced the Naissance d’une Montre 2 project, and the watchmakers chosen to build a watch in the most artisanal way were Cyrano Devanthey, Dominique Buser and David Friedli. “It’s masochism!” declares Devanthey, explaining why he and two of his colleagues are making a sophisticated 21st-century wristwatch from scratch using the discarded tools and techniques...
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