Tag: Urwerk

Biker Chic: Watches As Fancy As Your Motorcycle

Thumb your nose at your conformist peers and fulfil that childhood dream of riding into the sunset on a two-wheeler. Because, as they say, you only live once. Here are four watches you can buy with the money you’ve just saved and wear on your next ride, because who needs a second supercar anyway? Urwerk … Continued

Tudor Fastrider Chronograph

4 Sci-Fi Watches Fit For A Superhero

Having seen so many superhero films, I can’t help but notice why so few of the characters are wearing watches on the silver screen. Is there not a minute repeater durable enough for an epic intergalactic battle? Is it because Magneto’s namesake field would destroy timekeeping accuracy in his non-ferrous caged three-hand ticker? Or maybe … Continued

Urwerk UR-105 T-Rex

Magnum Opus Watches From Top Independent Watchmakers

By Ariel Adams It would be a fallacy to propose that the world’s best watchmakers have just one timepiece which stands out more than anything else they have or will produce. With that said, top independents such as Urwerk, MB&F, Voutilainen, F.P. Journe, and De Bethune certainly have iconic models that aptly sum up a … Continued

The F.P. Journe Sonnerie Souveraine is produced in steel because steel transmits sound much better than gold or platinum.

The Hour Glass Presents The URWERK EMC Pistol

EMC Pistol Its birth attended by top craftsmen The EMC watch, constructed by the URWERK company, is a milestone in luxury watchmaking as the first and only mechanical watch in which the rate can be checked electronically at any time simply by pressing a button. The originality and ingenuity of the EMC concept have been … Continued

URWERK EMC Pistol
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