Vulcain NAUTIQUE 38mm

Swiss watch brand Vulcain reintroduces an iconic skin diver model from the 1960s: the NAUTIQUE 38mm.

Founded in 1858 in Le Locle, the Manufacture Vulcain has been renowned worldwide for its mechanical alarm watches.

Vulcain NAUTIQUE 38mm watch re-issue

Inspired by a Vulcain skin diver model launched in 1960, the NAUTIQUE 38mm watch houses the ETA 2824 automatic caliber with a 38-hour power reserve.

Vulcain NAUTIQUE 38mm diving watch

The Vulcain Diver Nautique watch in steel has all the characteristics of a diving instrument, such as the ultra-legible Super-Luminova-enhanced hands and indexes, which come in khaki brown for an elegant contrast by day and enhanced legibility in low-light conditions.

Vulcain NAUTIQUE 38mm

The unidirectional fluted bezel is topped with a black ceramic insert featuring white markers. Ideally proportioned with a 38mm stainless-steel case, this diving timepiece offers a water resistance up to 200 meters.

Vulcain NAUTIQUE 38mm watch case-back

Vulcain’s Diver Nautique sports diver is available in two versions:

The first version comes with a matte black dial featuring white transfer-printed minute track and signature, khaki brown Super-Luminova-enhanced hands and hour markers.

Vulcain NAUTIQUE 38mm with black dial

The second model has a vertical brushed blue dial with transfer-printed minute track and signature in white; khaki brown Super-Luminova-enhanced hands and hour markers.

Vulcain NAUTIQUE 38mm with blue dial

Both watches have ‘quick-change’ leather straps with a black carbon pattern and matching stitching.

Technical details

Model: Vulcain NAUTIQUE 38mm

References
Black version – VUL-DI-001
Blue version – VUL-DI-002

Case
316L vertical-brushed stainless steel case
Diameter: 38mm
Thickness: 12.2mm
Crystal: Domed sapphire crystal
Bezel: Unidirectional rotating bezel with black ceramic insert
Case back: 316L polished stainless steel
Water resistance: 20 ATM

Movement
ETA 2824 – automatic, self-winding mechanical
Functions: Analog display of hours, minutes and seconds
Frequency: 28,800 vibrations per hour (4 Hz)
Power reserve: 38 hours

Dial
Matte black with white transfer print and khaki brown, Super-Luminova-enhanced hands and indexes (VUL-DI-001)
Vertical-brushed blue with white transfer print and khaki brown, Super-Luminova-enhanced hands and indexes (VUL-DI-002)

Strap
Black leather strap with carbon pattern and matching stitching
Buckle: 316L stainless steel

Retail price
1,490 CHF