Frederique Constant & RedBar Group: The RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition and the RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition

Frederique Constant announces two limited-edition timepieces made in collaboration with international watch collective, RedBar Group.

Following the recent launch of the newest Highlife 2020 Collection, Frederique Constant is releasing two additional models – the Highlife Automatic COSC and the Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture – specially designed by RedBar Group.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition
Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition

The two limited-edition models were unveiled during a commemorative virtual webinar hosted by Frederique Constant and RedBar Group on September 12, 2020. Started by Adam Craniotes and Dr. Jeffrey Jacques, The RedBar Group is a group of watch collectors and enthusiasts that meets regularly in NYC.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition
Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition

The two limited-edition models specially designed by RedBar Group are an extension of the recently launched Highlife 2020 Collection and includes the Highlife Automatic COSC and the Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition

The RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC model is certified by the Official Swiss Chronometer Testing Institute to ensure the movement is made with the highest quality components and meets the strict ISO standards. Hand-polished silver hands with a white luminous treatment and a vibrant red seconds hand contrast against a dark grey dial that is etched with a globe motif and features a date window at 3 o’clock.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition

The 41mm case is made from polished stainless-steel and houses the FC-303 caliber movement, which vibrates at 28,800 alt/h and has a power reserve of 38 hours.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition caseback

The movement can be admired through the sapphire crystal case back, emblazoned with the iconic RedBar Group logo. The RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC is limited to 100 pieces.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition

The RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture features the FC-775 manufacture caliber movement with a perpetual calendar perlage and a circular Côtes de Genève decoration, which has a power reserve of 38 hours and vibrates at 28,800 alt/h. Similar to the other model, the case is 41mm in diameter and is made from polished stainless-steel.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition

The dark grey dial includes a globe decoration, hand-polished silver hands with white luminous treatment, white counter hands, and a bold red-colored moonphase to pay homage to the RedBar Group logo that appears on the sapphire crystal case back.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition caseback

The RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture is limited to 10 pieces.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition

Both models are presented in a leather-bound collectors case that contains the watch with the original integrated steel bracelet and an alternate grey leather strap with red stitching, allowing wearers to effortlessly transition from a classic to sporty look with one click of a button.

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition

Technical details

Model: RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition
Reference: FC-303RB4NH6B

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Automatic COSC Limited Edition

Functions
Hours, minutes, seconds, date

Movement
FC-303 caliber, automatic, certified by the COSC
26 jewels, 38-hour power reserve, 28’800 alt/h

Case
Polished stainless steel 3-parts case
Diameter of 41mm
Convex sapphire crystal with anti-glare coating on both sides.
See-through case back
Water-resistant up to 5 ATM

Dial
Dark grey dial, globe decoration and silver color applied indexes with white luminous treatment
Date window at 3 o’clock
Hand-polished silver hands with white luminous treatment and red second hands

Bracelet
Stainless steel bracelet
One extra leather strap is coming with the watch

Edition
Limited edition of 100 pieces

Model: RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition
Reference: FC-775RB4NH6B

Frederique Constant RedBar Highlife Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Limited Edition

Functions
Hours, minutes, moonphase, date, day, month, leap year

Movement
FC-775 Manufacture caliber, automatic, perpetual calendar
Perlage & circular Côtes de Genève decoration on movement
26 jewels, 38-hour power reserve, 28’800 alt/h

Case
Polished stainless steel 3-parts case
Diameter of 41mm
Convex sapphire crystal with anti-glare coating on both sides.
See-through case back
Water-resistant up to 5 ATM

Dial
Dark grey dial, globe decoration and silver color applied indexes with white luminous treatment
Hand-polished silver color hands with white luminous treatment and white counter hands

Bracelet
Stainless steel bracelet
One extra leather strap is coming with the watch

Edition
Limited edition of 10 pieces