U-Boat, 53mm “U-42” Italo Fontana manual-winding Limited Edition
The U-42 collection is inspired by an original design that was conceived by the grand father of the designer who did this for the Italian navy from 20th Century. The first edition, the U1942 measures a massive 65mm and sold for a ground breaking S$59900 (US$40,000) so this is a lot more affordable & is “small” enough to be worn. The bezel measures 54mm & body in 53mm. All were Destro, Left-hander watches with a unique crown locking feature when depressed, releases the crown tube which is then lifted out from the U channel housing so you can wind or set time. Another lever is built into the lower part of the case @ 4 o’clock which pressure locks the rotating bezel. Upon lifting the lever, the bezel rotates at ease in bi-direction which can be set the desired position in bi-direction against the minute hand so that you can read the lapsed time for up to 60mins.
Vendor: Passions Watch
Address: The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, 1 Fullerton Square, Singapore 049178
- Store Name: Luxury Ledger
- Vendor: Luxury Ledger
- No ratings found yet!