Following the pioneering development and dramatic success of the Bremont MB, the Bremont U-2, which has most of the advanced elements of the MB including the anti-shock rubberised movement mount, has been developed with added functionality through testing the watch to 100,000 feet and -40 degrees C in the laboratory and on missions. The watch was designed and tested extensively by the elite Spy Plane Squadron based at Beale, CA in the US. Three retail models are available, DLC, hardened stainless steel and the U2 Blue which features an open case back and stunning blue dial which has been designed for absolute clarity with its use of Superluminova® for all light conditions. MOVEMENT: Modified calibre 13 1/4” BE-36AE automatic chronometer, 25 jewels, glucydur balance. Anachron balance spring, Nivaflex 1 mainspring, 28,800 bph, 38 hour power reserve, Bremont moulded and skeletised decorated rotor. FUNCTIONS: Hour/minute/second, date and day at 3H. CASE: Hardened stainless steel Trip-Tick® case construction with sapphire bi-directional rotating bezel. Case diameter 43mm, lug width 22mm. Inner soft iron anti-magnetic Faraday cage to protect movement. Protective patented anti-shock movement mount. CASE BACK: Stainless steel decorated case back, 6 stainless steel screws with polished heads. BEZEL: Patented inner bi-directional Roto-Click® bezel. Operated by crown at 4H. DIAL: Metal dial, SuperLumiNova coated numerals and hands. CRYSTAL: Domed anti-reflective, scratch resistant sapphire crystal. WATER RESISTANCE: Water resistant to 10 ATM, 100 metres. RATINGS: C.O.S.C chronometer tested. STRAP/BRACELET: Calf-skin leather strap and NATO military nylon strap. CERTIFICATION: Individually serial numbered with accompanying C.O.S.C certification.
water resistant 100m