simone nunziato + giovanni moro's unimatic watches combine classic and contemporary detailing
 
simone nunziato + giovanni moro's unimatic watches combine classic and contemporary detailing
dec 03, 2015

simone nunziato + giovanni moro's unimatic watches combine classic and contemporary detailing

simone nunziato + giovanni moro’s unimatic watches combine classic and contemporary detailing
all images courtesy of unimatic watches

 

 

 

unimatic watches was born out of italian creatives’ simone nunziato and giovanni moro’s passion for vintage and contemporary timepieces; and the desire to bring aspects of these two worlds together. a result of continued research, combining good design with iconic watch elements, outfitted with the latest technical solutions, the company’s debut chronometer ‘modello uno’ offers a perfect balance between quality and price.

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functioning as a professional diver watch, ‘modello uno’ provides a water resistance of up to 300 meters

 

 

 

made entirely in italy, ‘modello uno’ is defined by a 40mm solid stainless steel case of alternating polished and brushed surfaces overtopped by a thin, raised unidirectional timing bezel; and further characterized by a finely knurled straight line pattern across it. the matte dark grey dial of ‘modello uno’ is painted with contrasting Super-LumiNova® C3 lume, and exhibits a graphic design composed of minimal semantic elements that provide at-a-glance readability, and instantly orientate the user in whatever scenario or lighting conditions they might find themselves in. the military-inspired ladder hands are bold and positioned below a double-domed anit-reflective sapphire crystal display completing the face of the watch. it is finished by oversized downward curved guards that protect the large 8mm screw-down crown.

 


the making of the ‘unimatic watch’
video courtesy of unimatic watches, produced by roberto sarzi amadè

 

 

 

functioning as a professional diver watch, ‘modello uno’ employs a 2mm screwed-in caseback that together with high quality gaskets, provides a water resistance of up to 300 meters (1000 feet = 30atm WR). the design’s time-telling accuracy is guaranteed by seiko’s NH35A automatic watch movement tuned to 216000 bph, that is further equipped with a bi-directional rotor and hand-winding feature. together with a generous 41h power reserve and hacking second hands, the result is perfect time synchronization.

 

unimatic watches’ ‘modello uno’ comes in a limited edition of 300 pieces, each singularly numbered, with a solid link stainless steel bracelet that comes with a safety clasp, complete with a hidden diving extention. ‘modello uno’ is covered by a 24 month warranty, and is available directly through unimatic watches.
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unimatic watches’ debut chronometer ‘modello uno’ offers a perfect balance between quality and price
unimatic watches simone nuziato giovanni moro designboom
the matte dark grey dial of ‘modello uno’ exhibits a graphic design that provides at-a-glance readability
unimatic watches simone nuziato giovanni moro designboom
‘modello uno’ is defined by a 40mm solid stainless steel case of alternating polished and brushed surfaces unimatic watches simone nuziato giovanni moro designboom
the military-inspired ladder hands are positioned below a double-domed anit-reflective sapphire crystal display unimatic watches simone nuziato giovanni moro designboom
the ‘modello uno’ comes in a limited edition of 300 pieces
unimatic watches simone nuziato giovanni moro designboom

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