16/12/2020 5:00 pm

Ralf Tech’s Académie field watch goes gangster – 18th Century gangster!

The ACADÉMIE (or Academy in English) is Ralf Tech’s military field watch; it first went into service last year – 

for 2020 Ralf Tech has given the Académie their famous “pirates shadow” treatment which sees the humble field watch taking on a whole new marauder’s motif thanks to some cosmetic enhancements. Following in the footsteps of the WRX and the WRV, it’s now the Académie’s turn to fly the iconic Jolly Roger, emblem of the original seafaring gangsters and adventurers which first dates back to the 1720s. The new Académie consists of a matte black case and an anthracite grey dial proudly displaying the symbol of pirates, a skull and crossbones with two swords, the Jolly Roger. 

And what could more apt given the number of real world skippers actually wear Ralf Tech when at sea!

Finally, on the technical side, the Pirates Shadow Académie is equipped with the RTA003 automatic movement and offers optimal readability. Add to this the fact that it’s waterproof up to 200 meters, and you have the perfect tool to accompany you on land and at sea.

The new RALF TECH L Académie « Pirates Shadow » ref. ACY 1201 is a Limited Edition of 100 pieces. It has an MSRP in France where it was made of 1’900€. 

Follow the link HERE or the one embedded, below for more info. Like Ralf Tech? Check out their new WRX ELECTRIC.



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