This manual-wind calibre was first developed in the 1950s by the Swiss maker Unitas, and is appreciated for its reliability. Watchmakers refer to it as a "workhorse", because of its ruggedness and solidity.
- Unitas 6497 calibre, made in Switzerland
- 48-hour power reserve
- 42 mm, 43.5 mm or 48 mm diameter cases in steel
- Sapphire crystal
- Water-resistant to 30 metres
- Leather, rubber, silicon, fabric, Nato or mesh straps
- Watch warranty: 2 years
After a morning spent learning the basics of watchmaking, it'll be time for a break with the other participants and the master watchmaker.
In Le Noirmont, you'll enjoy a gastronomic meal made with local produce at Georges Wenger. The restaurant has been awarded two Michelin stars and scored 18/20 by Gault & Millau. In Geneva, lunch is at Brasserie Lipp, famed for its seafood. In Gebertingen, you'll enjoy lunch and the welcoming atmosphere of one of the town's restaurants.
Register for this class
You can register for this class with the form below.
The planned course dates will be communicate to you via email for both locations (le Noirmont and Geneva). If you have already chosen where you would like to take the class, please indicate it in the remarks. If no planned date works for you, it's possible to cancel the order.
Your personalized watch
Initium supplies the finest quality components for you to build your watch, the same ones that are used by the region's foremost watch manufacturers.