Editor's note: This watch might not be the newest release but, by gosh, it's as fresh today as the day it passed final quality control. We take another look at the*Ulysse Nardin Classico Manufacture Grand Feu …* Ulysse Nardin pulled out all the stops for its*first SIHH showing. In a fair characterised by conservative product releases, the Le Locle-based manufacturer presented*a strong line-up of novelties, with a strong nautical theme. Highlights included the new regatta timer, the technically impressive Marine Grand Deck, as well as this watch the Classico Manufacture Grand Feu. This very traditional timepiece is jam-packed with*smart details and offered at a highly competitive price. At 40mm across, the round steel case is hard to dislike, with its wide polished bezel, slightly clawed lugs set into the case middle, and a crown that's simple, sturdy and not at all fiddly. Nice though the case is, it doesn't hold a candle to what's within. The movement is the UN-320 caliber, made entirely in-house, down to the silicium hairspring and escapement a feat of which the brand is rightly proud (the oft-repeated message at SIHH was that none of the other exhibiting brands made their own silicon hairsprings).…

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