Dive Watch Releases / Articles

2016-06-01

RALF TECH WRX Hybrid Black PIRATE SOUL

By TLex Continuing with today’s pirate theme (see post, below), folks; this is the latest release from RALF TECH, a special collection of the WRX Hybrid Black, called Pirate Soul!

On the back of RALF TECH’s resent WRX A Hybrid O STEEL for the TRANSAT BAKERKLY solo transatlantic race of which they were the official timekeepers –

are these 4 exclusive models that have been specially developed by RALF TECH for COLETTE store in Paris.

Named after the ship name of the most famous pirates in history, these four parts are recognizable by their dial representing the famous "Jolly Roger" and are available in 4 pirate inspired colorways!



WRX Pirates Soul 1/4 The CHIMERA Chimera is the terrible Long Ben Avery’s ship. In 1695 the English pirate captured the most beautiful boat of all, the Great Mogul, which was carrying a fortune gemstones destined for Europe.

This version can be distinguished by its grey dial with black skull ‘n’ crossed sabers motif. Its caseback is signed with the pirate ship’s name along with its number from 1 to 4.



WRX Pirates Soul 2/4 Le ROC The Roc is François Nau’s ship. The French pirate was considered one of the most cruel and bloodthirsty of all time!

This version can be distinguished by its red dial with grey skull ‘n’ crossed sabers motif. Its caseback is signed with the pirate ship’s name along with its number from 1 to 4.



WRX Pirates Soul 3/4 The ROYALE FORTUNE The Royal Fortune is John Roberts’s ship; known to have captured up to 22 boats in a single attack!

This version can be distinguished by its black dial with red skull ‘n’ crossed sabers motif. Its caseback is signed with the pirate ship’s name along with its number from 1 to 4.



WRX Pirates Soul 4/4 QUEEN Anne's REVENGE The Queen's Anne's Revenge is the infamous Edward Drummond Teach, known as Blackbeard’s ship. With over 300 men and four ships, he ravaged the Carolina coast for ten years.

This version can be distinguished by its red dial with black skull ‘n’ crossed sabers motif. Its caseback is signed with the pirate ship’s name along with its number from 1 to 4.

Specification of the WRX Hybrid Black PIRATE SOUL

Hybrid Movement RTH002®

Exclusive system Quartz Self-winding with battery charge

Ultra-high speed rotor

150 day Power Reserve

Sealing real 1000M / 3300ft

Compliant with ISO 6425 "dive watch"

Functions: hours, minutes, seconds, calculation of immersion time

Surgical steel 316L matt black PVD diameter of 47.5mm

Custom Dials "Pirates Soul"

Index and matte black needles

Cambered sapphire glare treated 5.9 mm thick

Unidirectional bezel screw steel, matte black insert Ceramfine®

Crown strengthened, protected and screwed

Screwed and engraved with # in the series and the name of the pirate ship

26mm vintage gray calf-skin and black silicone strap straps

Comes in a shockproof authorized NATO Explorer Case

Ultra-limited series of 4 x 1 different examples

Retail price: 2500 € Availability: Friday, June 10. Exclusively at Colette, 213 rue Saint-Honoré, 75001, Paris.

No comments:

Post a Comment