In 2022, Ulysse Nardin launched 2 new models: Freak S and Freak X Aventurine, further expanding the Freak series. Both models combine elements of the Freak's unconventionally design philosophy that first showed in 2001, but the a couple of new models modernize the lining. The Freak X Aventurine uses a movement developed in the two predecessors of the Kink series, the UN-118 as well as UN-250, as well as a merry-go-round that offers it the familiar Bug look. The Freak S, on the other hand, features the brand new Caliber UN-251, which provides several technical features for instance canted dual oscillators plus a vertical differential that placed it in a completely different class. replica watches for sale
What both the Freak X Aventurine and the Freak S have in common is a significant silicon balance wheel, entirely visible from the dial area. In the case of the Freak S i9000, two silicon balance added wheels are on display. In keeping with typically the Freak X Aventurine nombre, the balance wheel hovers over a dark blue aventurine face. For the Freak S, the outside of the new Caliber is the centerpiece.
While the Freak X Aventurine is a great improvement to the Freak line, it does not take Freak S that converts everything upside down. The concept was made by Carol Forestier-Casapi, often the master watchmaker behind several of Cartier and Tag Heuer's most impressive recent innovative developments. Her signature style is usually to incorporate unexpected cutting-edge engineering into movements that keep a bit of traditional elegance. luxury replica watches
Aside from the wild cosmetic, the people behind the venture have also spiced up the see. Ludwig Ochslin participated from the project together with Forestier-Casapi. Right now there aren't many people in the industry who is able to take the concept of a watch and ensure it can actually be built, and also bring it to life like Fanatic S. Forestier-Casapi, and Ochslin brings it to life.
From the beginning, the Freak collection has been about rethinking the traditional design of movements, and over 20 years later, Ulysse Nardin still manages for you to surprise us all. Like the twinkling waters that sailors is able to see under a full moon with sea, the aventurine wine glass on the dial recalls Ulysse Nardin’s long nautical connection. Against this striking, shiny dim blue backdrop, the Freak X showcases its unusual way of telling time with out resorting to hands. As with various other Freak X models, the actual minutes are indicated by way of a rectangular hour disc with the ultra-light oversized silicon stability wheel (light blue). Some sort of rotating and recessed tire indicates the hours. Typically the indexes on the dial along with flange, the gold hint of the central bridge offering as the minute hand, plus the hour wheel are all sprayed with Super-LumiNova. replica Richard Mille RM 67
The intricate structure of the 43mm Freak X case combines orange PVD-coated titanium components in addition to rose gold elements, with top to bottom brushed surfaces and refined bevels. In an effort to keep costs down with out sacrificing the Freak's iconic layout, the manufacturer created a new auto " flying carousel" motion with a rectangular movement in which incorporated the UN-118 as well as UN-250 calibers. Introduced throughout 2019 for the entry-level Nut X, the UN-230 movements is a simpler, more traditional activity. The balance, escape wheel, equilibrium spring and armature are constructed with lightweight silicon, while the small hand of the balance is actually fitted with nickel weights and also stabilizing microblades. Frequency will be 3 Hz/21, 600 oscillations per hour and the drum gives a reliable 72-hour power reserve.
Ulysse Nardin Freak S and Kink X Aventurine Specifications
Ref. 2513-500LE-2A-Black-5N/1A; 2305-270 LE-9A-AVE/1A Frame Height 43 mm, blue PVD titanium and 18k rose gold colored, sandblasted, satin-brushed and finished, sapphire crystal front along with back, water-resistant to 60 meters Clock confront Blue aventurine glass mobility disc, hour markers, main bridge tip used while minute hand and hr wheel are treated with Super-LumiNova. Mechanism Caliber UN-230, in-house automatic movement, start rectangular " flying carousel" movement, exclusive large-diameter core oscillator, 3 Hz si balance, Super-LumiNova indexes in addition to bridges, 72-hour power Safe-keeping, functions: watch and short minutes Strap Blue crocodile leather, light gray " points de bride" sewing, titanium deployant clasp