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Urwerk – UR-110 Eastwood Macassar Ebony

Urwerk - UR-110 Eastwood Macassar Ebony

Urwerk watches are regarded by many as the spectacular and even as the masterpieces. The brand has released the new UR-110 Eastwood Macassar Ebony watch. In many cases this watch is amazing.

By technical aspect we get a powerful and sophisticated mechanical movement, which brings to life complications presented in a futuristic way. A design of this watch makes it a pure form of the masterpiece. Beautiful and stylish macassar ebony wood bezel looks phenomenal with a tweed strap. The whole design is complemented by hard looking case made of black coated Grade 5 titanium.

Urwerk - UR-110 Eastwood Macassar Ebony

The mentioned before movement is called Calibre UR-9.01, which is a self-winding mechanical movement. It features a power reserve of 39 hours and consists of 46 jewels. This movement works by the single mainspring barrel providing an energy. Unidirectional winding rotor is coupled to twin turbines winding the movement.

The dimensions of this watch are 47mm x 51mm x 16mm. The time is indicated by revolving satellite in an interesting shape with migratory hour modules mounted on planetary gears. The whole mechanisms impress by its futuristic and unique approach. Moreover we can see an “oil change” indicator in sub-dial alerting an user when a service is needed after three years. The dial is changing from white (1-3) to red colour (3-5). The counter is reset after a service of timepiece. The next interesting feature is a day/night indicator in the rotating disc marked with dark Super-LumiNova for the night and white for a day. The whole dial is sheltered by a massive sapphire crystal. There is also a small seconds presented in sub-dial. Water resistance has been tested to 3 ATM. Complications are controlled by two-position winding crown with integrated protection.

The whole complications might seem to be difficult in use, but it is really easy to read information, because everything is legibly presented in this watch.

The specifications :

Black coated titanium (5 Grade)
– Macassar ebony wood bezel
– Dimensions : 47mm x 51mm x 16mm
– Sapphire crystal
– Water resistance : 3 ATM (30 meters)

– Calibre : UR-9.01 self-winding
– Jewels : 46
– Power reserve : 39 hours
– Frequency : 28,800 v/h (4Hz)
– Escapement : Swiss lever
– Finishes : Circular graining, diamond polishing, chamfered and polished screw heads.

– Revolving satellite module with wandering hour modules on planetary gears
– Day/Night indicator
– ‘Oil change’ alerting service intervals
– Small seconds

For more information visit the official site : www.urwerk.com