Rolf Schnyder, the venerable owner of Ulysse Nardin, marked his 75th birthday this year, and in honor of his remarkable accomplishments, the brand unveils a distinguished limited edition timepiece – the Ulysse Nardin Freak Diavolo “Rolf 75.” This exclusive release is restricted to a mere 75 units worldwide, featuring an exquisite platinum case adorned with the distinctive “Rolf 75” signature.
Schnyder expressed his sentiments, stating: “In celebration of my 75th birthday, I’ve chosen the Freak, as it signifies a historic milestone for Ulysse Nardin and the entire watchmaking industry. It stands as our most significant creation, embodying innovation and excellence.”
Technical data after the jump.
Power Reserve: more than 8 days, slip-spring
Frequency: 4Hz (28’800 A/h)
Moment of inertia: 8 mg*cm2, adjusting over 4 screws
Hairspring: Silicium, exclusive Ulysse Nardin design
Escapement: right-angle lever, silicium, non lubricated
Tourbillon: 1 revolution in 1 minute
Orbite: 1 revolution in one hour
Manual winding over the bezel on the back of the case
1 full rotation is equivalent to 12 hours of power reserve
Time setting: forward and backward over the bezel
Case: platinum, water-resistant
[ Source: Ulysse Nardin ]