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Urwerk UR-220 Carbon

Urwerk Launches UR-220 Carbon “Falcon Project”

September 15, 2020
Just a few months after launching its UR-210 “final edition” model, the independent watchmaker, Urwerk, has put into orbit a newcomer in its UR-Satellite collection: the UR-220 “Falcon Project.” With its manually wound movement and control board on its back, the new UR-220 goes back to Urwerk’s earlier technologies in a case that is sleeker, more ergonomic and as stunning...
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Naissance d'une Montre Chapter 4

Naissance d’une Montre Explores Handmade Watches

July 28, 2020
Many, if not most, watchmakers today are simply the last in the long chain of specialists required to make a modern watch – assembling, rather than making, prefabricated parts into a working machine. However, complete watchmakers have to be able to calculate, design and make those parts, each requiring different skills. They also need very broad knowledge, ranging from mathematics...
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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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