Inspired by the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition, the new Modello Due U2-NC Made in Italy field watch features a highly readable navy blue dial with a Super-LumiNova® Cream Old Radium and is equipped with 300m water resistance.The extra durability of the stonewashed Olive drop cerakote coating, fully captures the spirit of the outdoors and gives it a strong vintage outlook.


The details influenced by the historical path of the explorer can be found on the caseback featuring an Antarctica blueprint map as well as the safety orange two piece nylon strap.




Modello Due ref. U2 -NC is a Made in Italy field watch, improved with a 300M diving grade water resistance.  It features a high readability navy blue matte dial with markers in Super-LumiNova® Cream Old Radium, gold open second rail and dial trims. Time is displayed thanks to the navy blue ladder phantom H+M, reverse lollipop S with a gold tip.

The 2.7 mm thick ultra double domed anti-reflective sapphire crystal provide best performance in every light condition. The stonewashed Cerakote ™ O.D. green coated solid 316 stainless steel case, the screwed-in 2mm thick caseback, the 8mm diameter crown together with the high quality gaskets set provide a water resistance tested individually to 30 atm=300m=1000ft.

Timing accuracy is guaranteed by the NH35A automatic movement tuned to 21600bph with 41h power reserve and hacking seconds hand.

It comes on a vintage orange nylon two piece X stitched strap plus a navy blue nylon two piece X stitched strap with Stonewashed Cerakote ™ O.D. green buckle signed Unimatic. The caseback features the Unimatic X Nigel Cabourn Antarctica and the individual progressive number. The watch is covered by a 24 months worldwide warranty and is part of a unique edition of 150 pieces.

Sold only at Nigel Cabourn’s selected stores


300m = 1000ft = 30atm WR

Diameter 38,5 mm

2.7mm thick ultra double domed sapphire

Inner side anti-reflective coating

Stonewashed Cerakote ™ olive drab green coated case

Navy blue matte highly readable dial

Gold open second rail and dial trims

Super-LumiNova® Cream Old Radium

Automatic calibre Seiko NH35A 21600 bph

Hacking seconds hand Bi-directional winding

Accuracy -20/+40 s/day – 41h power reserve

Antimagnetic ≥4800 A / m

Vintage Orange nylon two piece X stitched strap

EXTRA: Navy blue nylon two piece X stitched strap 

Stonewashed Cerakote ™ olive drab green signed Unimatic

Unimatic x Nigel Cabourn Antarctica