U BOAT – THOUSANDS OF FEET GOLD SCREWS

The THOUSANDS OF FEET GOLD SCREWS from U Boat is available in two case sizes: 43 mm & 50 mm. The Steel PVD case is highlighted with 18 K yellow gold bezel, with 4 yellow gold screws securing the strap to the case and finally 8 yellow gold screws which lock up the back case from the upper side.

Its black dial with luminous white hands and markers is made with two superimposed dials, one white treated with super-luminova and the other one cut, treated with composed opaque black pigments. The 50 mm version is equipped with the UNITAS 6497 mechanical hand winding and 43 mm version houses an automatic mechanical movement, which is personalized to U Boat specifications for stem to be positioned at 9 o’clock.

Technical details
ø 43 mm – Ref. 5328
ø 50 mm – Ref. 5388

Movement
For 50 mm diameter version: UNITAS 6497 mechanical hand winding, Côtes de Genève decoration and blued screws. Power reserve: 46 hours
For 43 mm diameter version: Automatic mechanical Movement. Power reserve: 40 hours. Personalized to U Boat specifications for stem to be positioned at 9 o’clock

Functions
For 50 mm diameter, hours, minutes, seconds
For 43 mm diameter, hours, minutes, seconds, date at 9 o’clock

Case
Steel 316L AISI with PVD treatment, mat finish, sand-blasted
Details in 2N 18 K yellow gold: bezel, 4 screws securing the strap to the case, 8 screws which lock up the back case from the upper side
50 mm and 43 mm diameter
Gold weight for 50 mm diameter: 18, 20 gr; for 43 mm diameter: 17, 60 gr
Thickness for 50 mm diameter: 17, 5 mm; for 43 mm diameter: 13, 2 mm
Weight for 50 mm diameter: 155 gr; for 43 mm diameter: 100 gr
Caseback: see through, black glass. 50 mm diameter with steel grate, 43 mm diameter with special steel movement holder with particular holes to reduce the weight
Crystal: black, 1, 40 mm thick
Water resistance: 100 meters, 10 ATM

Dial
Black with white hands and markers, luminous with Superluminova
Two superimposed dials, one white treated with superluminova and the other one cut, treated with composed opaque black pigments

Strap
For 50 mm diameter, hypoallergenic and non-toxic rubber with alligator inset, square scales, dark brown. Width: 26/20 mm.
For 43 mm diameter, black alligator, square scales, 3 cuts out. Width: 20/20 mm. Handmade and hand finished.

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