The relojes ulysse nardin Freak X neatly clarifies and captures the essence of the Freak, retaining the baguette-shaped movement that doubles as a carrousel minute hand as well as the silicon escapement still intact. But the mechanics have been streamlined and reduced tremendously, so it feels like a different watch although it has the quintessential Freak look. What was a somewhat cumbersome watch has been transformed into some ulysse nardin freak x cheap price
The very heart of the ulysse nardin freak x replica is also significantly less complex. The original Freak concept devised by Carole Forestier-Kasapi imagined the gear train encircled by a giant mainspring, but after Ulysse Nardin development chief Ludwig Oechslin refined the idea for commercial production, it evolved into the going train sitting on top of the mainspring. The mainspring was so large it practically filled the entire case. With the Freak X, things have become much more conventional. In essence, what’s inside is a conventional a replica watch.
The complexity of orbital escapements (plus the frequent inclusion of a tourbillon) typically result in questionable commercial viability, as a result of correspondingly high prices. The Freak X manages to be a contrarian in that regard. While the watch is indeed a simplified version of the original, it is a compelling proposition. It cuts all the right corners in sensible manner, while keeping the essence of the original Freak (which is still a relatively underrated watch), making the concept available to a broader