Steering timepiece technology for the high seas for nearly 170 years, Ulysse Nardin stays the course with this exclusive timepiece launched upon an international contest with 90 sailing boats from 22 different countries and the most famous skippers on board.
With a history securely anchored to the oceans since the 19th century, Ulysse Nardin has accurately guided captains and their crews across continents with its marine chronometers. Embarking on a lengthy voyage of watchmaking intelligence and independence, Ulysse Nardin has designed, developed and manufactured these multi-award-winning instruments since its
earliest existence. The dawn of international trade was its current of inspiration and continues to reverberate throughout its modern maritime creations.
Sleek, elegant, high-performing keel boats. Olympic champions, choice of Royalty and popular in many countries around the world, the international Dragon has an illustrious past. It is difficult not to be mesmerized by the Dragon’s sleek, graceful lines, their generous overhangs and their powerful rig.The Dragon is a pure racing thoroughbred: the sailing man’s Bugatti, and it is their good looks coupled with their supreme performance which has sustained their popularity for over seventy years.
Ulysse Nardin further emphasizes its passion for precise navigation and the yachting lifestyle with the Marine Chronometer Manufacture Dragon, a limited-edition marine chronometer of 30 pieces, each engraved and numbered. Bursting in watery blue with an exclusive dial donning a nautical graphic, the Marine Chronometer Manufacture Dragon is the essence of the sea and is crafted accordingly to challenge a tide of temperaments. The sapphire case back is adorned with the historical logo of the International European Dragon Championship.
Constructed of titanium and stainless steel and powered by the in-house manufactured self-winding base caliber UN-118, produced with the revolutionary DiamonSil technology, the Marine Chronometer Manufacture Dragon is yet another icon of innovation by Ulysse Nardin. Possessing its own oscillator and patented hairspring, the watch features a: 60-hour power reserve indicator; water-resistant case to 100 meters; oversized small seconds register; date display at 6 o’clock; and the Ulysse Nardin “quick setting” function for simplified forward and backward date adjustments.
Modeled for sport and leisure above the surface and below, the addresses the Marine Chronometer Manufacture Dragon seafaring style of the Ligure Riviera enveloped by the customary Ulysse Nardin spirit that looks to the horizon, riding the wave of originality, ingenuity and autonomy.