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The Ulysse Nardin Marine Torpilleur Collection at Geneva Watch Days 2021

Final week, through the 2021 version of the Geneva Watch Days, we benefit from the potential to go to manufacturers and discovering their newest creation, within the metallic (one thing that has been sadly uncommon up to now 2 years). Since we had been in a position to contact and really feel these new watches, we additionally took the time to speak with the groups behind their creation and we’ve already revealed a number of movies on MONOCHROME. And to proceed with our stay report of the GWD, we visited Ulysse Nardin, the specialist of the Marine Chronometers. And what’s higher than a whole capsule assortment of Marine Torpilleur watches to have a good time this jubilee…? Now we have Jean-Christophe Sabatier, Chief Product Officer at Ulysse Nardin, giving us all the main points about these watches that couldn’t be extra UN.

Ulysse Nardin based his eponymous model in 1846 in Le Locle, Switzerland. And although having a big portfolio of high-end watches, the model is generally revered for its precision marine chronometers. Over its whole historical past, the watchmaker has produced over 10,000 of those marine chronometers, delivered to most admiralties around the globe, to be able to calculate longitudes when crusing throughout the oceans. The model has received many prizes and competitions and has produced these devices, together with clocks and pocket watches, for a couple of century. And if at the moment there’s no want for such mechanical devices on board ships, the model has lengthy capitalized on this background with its profitable Marine assortment.

This 12 months, Ulysse Nardin is presenting a brand new capsule assortment that celebrates the model’s one hundred and seventy fifth anniversary, a set named Torpilleur, in reference to the “torpedo” pocket watches developed for smaller ships within the early twentieth century. The brand new assortment includes 7 watches, all in restricted editions, that are completely in keeping with what you’d count on from a Ulysse Nardin Marine Chronometer. Roman numerals, cathedral fingers, fluted bezels, shows which are impressed by vintage clocks…

You possibly can uncover this new assortment in our introducing article, in addition to our favorite mannequin, the brand new Marine Torpilleur Moonphase in a devoted article right here. And naturally, make sure that to test the video, which tells you all about this new assortment. For extra particulars, please go to