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Urwerk UR-210 Dubai

Marina Milojević | 11.17.17 | 12:50 AM

On the occasion of the Dubai Watch Week, hosted by luxury watch retailers Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, Urwerk introduces a unique and exceptional timepiece expertly engraved by the incredibly talented Florian Güllert.

The one-of-a-kind UR-210 is inspired by the city of Dubai or, more precisely, by Felix Baumgartner’s personal impressions of the city. The strong and often contradictory sensations, stirred by Dubai’s extravagant skyscrapers, highways, luxury cars, and the surrounding desert, have been translated into a unique new watch. In Baumgartner’s own words, this is one of the most stunning Urwerk creations to date, a watch hand-engraved with arabesques and scrolls of Middle Eastern decorative styles.

On the watchmaking side, this original creation features Urwerk’s signature satellite indication with retrograde minutes. As you can see, its most prominent feature is the three-dimensional minutes indicator, a structure supporting the cubical hours satellites and guides them slowly along the 120° arc. At the end of the 59th minute, the structure, pivoting on rubies, jumps back to its original position, taking control of the next hour satellite. A marine-chronometer spring along this axis provides the tension for the retrograde action.

Visible on the dial side is a traditional power reserve indicator, located at 1 o’clock. At 11 o’clock position is the first ever indication of the winding performance of the watch during the past two hours spent on the wrist. It shows the winding efficiency by calculating the ratio between the energy generated to wind the watch and the energy used to keep it going, enabling the wearer to adjust the winding rate thus preventing unnecessary stress on the mechanism.

The Urwerk UR-210 Dubai is crafted from titanium and stainless steel. This generously proportioned timepiece measures 43.8 mm in width, 53.6mm in length, and 17.8 mm in thickness. It utilizes the in-house UR-710 caliber beating at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour and providing around 39 hours of power reserve. Water resistant to 30 meters, the watch is mounted on a metal bracelet with deployment clasp developed by Maspoli for Urwerk. For more information, please visit Urwerk.com.

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