It takes a long time to develop a mechanical watch like the UR-105TA — three years of research before even starting. But how long does it take to build such a mechanism? We can’t give you an exact figure, but we do know that to make and finish each of its parts needs hours of relentless work and concentration at the workbench.
A Clockwork Orange; powerful and disturbing the 1971 Stanley Kubrick produced and directed movie is a favourite of creators Felix Baumgartner and Martin Frei. The inspiration behind this incarnation of the UR-105 TA.
Model: UR-105 TA CLOCKWORK ORANGE LIMITED EDITION OF 100 PIECES Functions: Hours, Minutes Material: Titanium and PVD-treated steel bezel. Caseback: Titanium Glass: Sapphire Crystal Dimensions: Width 39.50mm x Length 53mm x Depth 16.80mm Dial: Satellite hours driven by bronze beryllium Geneva crosses. Orbital structure in PEEK (PolyEtherEthercetone). Carrousel and three main plates in brass Lume: Yes Caliber: UR 5.02 Self-winding mechanical movement coupled to turbines, 52 jewels. Power Reserve: 48 Hours Water Resistance: 3 ATM Bracelet/Strap: Black Alligator Manufactured: Switzerland
The UR-105 is an URWERK classic and this limited edition Clockwork Orange really stands out. Its contrasting orange on black works so well together, and the unique time display os something know one does quite like URWERK.