UR-T8 ALL BLACK LIMITED EDITION OF 30 PIECES

SFr. 65,000

Missed our 20th birthday celebrations? Now you can have a second chance!

In 2017 we turned 20 and to celebrate we launched the UR-T8. Our biggest most bad-ass watch yet featuring the largest and most elaborate satellite complication we have made to date. Our trademark wandering-hour indication is the most intuitive way of telling the time, the 12 hours in groups of four on a three-armed carousel successively sweep across the scale of 60 minutes to show the time both digitally and analogically. with each arm supporting a satellite carousel bearing the four-hour numerals. A complex planetary gearing transforms a tangle of wheels, screws and jewel bearings into a meticulously orchestrated ballet.

Another technical feature unique to URWERK is the pneumatic control of the self-winding system. A gilded spinning vane connected to the winding rotor absorbs any sudden and violent movements of the rotor without compromising its winding efficiency.

What does the T8 stand for? Transformable. 

A series of precise actions unlock the case from its cradle, flips it over (in a figure of 8) and returns it with a satisfying click to protect the time beneath a titanium shield. With just a Squeeze of the two buttons on the side of the case to release it, lift it vertically, rotate it 180° about its axis and click it back into its cradle.

Creators Thoughts:

Felix Baumgartner - "Our UR-T8 is a milestone in the story of URWERK. Our first 20 years were dominated by the wandering hour; the rest of the story has yet to be written for there are so many areas we have still to explore. It’s now the time to turn a page and we want to do it with style.”

Martin Frei - "For me a wristwatch is an object that invites interaction, appealing to your visual as well as to your tactile senses. You don’t just wear your UR-T8, you engage with it. Our UR-T8, of course, recalls the Reverso watches, we have deconstructed the concept to create a genuine URWERK model. The UR-T8 features all the characteristics that we have made our own: the huge crown, the organically shaped sapphire crystal glass, the textured case that invites your touch, a strong personality and a recognisable visual signature.”

Condition Rating UR-1: As new, no or very few signs of wear, the movement is serviced and in working condition.

*Please note strap in photographs may differ due to export restrictions*

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URWERK UR-T8 Technical Specifications
Case in: Black coated Grade 5 titanium 
with AlTiN treated steel ribbed bezel.
Dimensions: 60.23mm X 48.35mm X 20.02mm
Movement: Selfwinding UR 8.01
Functions: Satellite complication with rotating hours modules mounted on planetary gears.
Dial: Wandering hours and 60 minute track with Super-LumiNova® on markers.
Indications: Dial featuring: hours and minutes. 

We have you covered; as a thank you for selecting URWERK Pre-Owned we ship anywhere in the world free of charge. 

Nice and Simple. But remember we don't cover local import taxes and duties, these are the responsibility of the client. So please before making a purchase check with your local authorities regarding any possible fees. 

Delivery Options

Watches will be shipped using the best courier service based on your location. Please note, deliveries are not made on Bank Holidays or Sundays. Please allow additional time, if ordering on or near public holidays or weekends. Delivery will commence once payment is secured depending on payment type.

Important Information

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Insurance

Your purchase is insured whilst in transit until it is delivered to you. We require a signature for any goods delivered, at which point responsibility for your purchased goods passes to you. If you do not receive the goods in person (i.e. for gift orders or where an item has been signed for by a concierge/reception desk) then the person who signs for the package confirms receipt and is accountable for the package. 

Watch Strap Leather

Please be aware that due to the protection of endangered species our watches cannot be shipped on Alligator leather straps. As this can result in major delays in you receiving your new purchase. If you do want to purchase a leather strap for your URWERK please contact us via the contact page and let us know and we will try our best to help.

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