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TOUGH TIMERS FIT FOR THOSE WITH AN ADVENTUROUS SPIRIT

For as long as the watch has been around, it has been the most faithful companion for adventurers and explorers. From conquering mountains to charting the high seas and even exploring space, the humble watch has played its role in human history. Today, the watch is still an important tool and accessory for modern adventurers. Whether they’re built to withstand the elements or sport features that help its wearer, these are some timepieces that are meant for the great outdoors.

TOUGH TIMERS FIT FOR THOSE WITH AN ADVENTUROUS SPIRIT

For as long as the watch has been around, it has been the most faithful companion for adventurers and explorers. From conquering mountains to charting the high seas and even exploring space, the humble watch has played its role in human history. Today, the watch is still an important tool and accessory for modern adventurers. Whether they’re built to withstand the elements or sport features that help its wearer, these are some timepieces that are meant for the great outdoors.

Cool Customer

The unique feature of the Ball Engineer Master II Diver TMT is its thermometric indicator complication. The patented mechanical thermometer module is capable of measuring temperature in Celsius (up to -40°) or Fahrenheit, which is displayed on the sub-dial at six o’ clock. A date display sits at 1 o’clock. The 42mm timepiece made with black DLC (Diamond-Like Carbon) titanium is powered by the Automatic caliber BALL RR1601 and is the perfect companion for any cool adventure. The durable timepiece is rated with a shock resistance of 5000gs and a water resistance of 300m along with useful antimagnetic properties.

Classic Adventurer

With its ergonomic proportions and perfectly-designed functionality, the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Chronograph is an extremely rugged and luxurious timepiece. The last iteration of the chronograph wore a 46mm matte black ceramic case with striking rose gold hands and Rose gold crown and pushers for added style and optimum readability. Powered by the in-house automatic JLC calibre 757, the Master Compressor Chronograph is equipped with a patented JLC compression key – a significant feature in the range – that ensures water resistance up to 100m. Rather fittingly, its black Trieste cloth strap and titanium DLC pin buckle, also makes it adaptable for any sort of escapade.

Magnetic Personality

No stranger to space travel, Omega has managed to utilise its expertise in watchmaking to create a timepiece that functions in zero gravity. They’ve also honed their expertise in designing a mechanical watch to resist earth’s magnetic fields.  The Seamaster Aqua Terra > 15,000 gauss was the first watch to feature OMEGA’s revolutionary Co-Axial calibre 8508, which utilises non-ferrous components such as silicon balance springs and nickel phosphorous escape wheels to function impeccably whilst being totally resistant to magnetic fields greater than 15,000 gauss. The 41.50mm stainless steel chronometer is water resistant to 15 bar (150m) and is presented with a matching steel bracelet or a brown leather strap.

Beacon Of Style

In 1995, Breitling reaffirmed its position as a leader in the field of technical watches and instruments for professionals when it introduced the Breitling Emergency watch, which featured a dual-frequency locator beacon. Its successor, the Breitling Emergency II continues that heritage with a built-in personal locator beacon (PLB), incorporating an integrated antenna that is able to transmit on two separate frequencies to issue alerts and to aid in search-and-rescue missions. The transmitter is powered by a rechargeable battery.  Housed inside the 51mm high-grade titanium case is the Breitling caliber 76 SuperQuartz movement, which powers the analog/digital quartz functions. The model arrives with several dial options, including mother-of-pearl, as well as a rubber strap or steel bracelet.

Deep Diver

The most unique aspect of the Oris Aquis Depth Gauge Chronograph is its depth gauge complication.  Just like sophisticated dive computers, the 48mm timepiece, is able to measure how far underwater the wearer is diving. The stainless steel watch is paired with a sturdy rubber strap and is equipped with an automatic winding chronograph with a power reserve of 48 hours. The Oris Aquis Depth Gauge Chronograph sports a scratch resistant sapphire crystal, screw down crown and a solid case back and a rated water resistance up to 50bar (500m), making it suitable for any deep diving adventure.

Cool Customer

The unique feature of the Ball Engineer Master II Diver TMT is its thermometric indicator complication. The patented mechanical thermometer module is capable of measuring temperature in Celsius (up to -40°) or Fahrenheit, which is displayed on the sub-dial at six o’ clock. A date display sits at 1 o’clock. The 42mm timepiece made with black DLC (Diamond-Like Carbon) titanium is powered by the Automatic caliber BALL RR1601 and is the perfect companion for any cool adventure. The durable timepiece is rated with a shock resistance of 5000gs and a water resistance of 300m along with useful antimagnetic properties.

Classic Adventurer

With its ergonomic proportions and perfectly-designed functionality, the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Chronograph is an extremely rugged and luxurious timepiece. The last iteration of the chronograph wore a 46mm matte black ceramic case with striking rose gold hands and Rose gold crown and pushers for added style and optimum readability. Powered by the in-house automatic JLC calibre 757, the Master Compressor Chronograph is equipped with a patented JLC compression key – a significant feature in the range – that ensures water resistance up to 100m. Rather fittingly, its black Trieste cloth strap and titanium DLC pin buckle, also makes it adaptable for any sort of escapade.

Magnetic Personality

No stranger to space travel, Omega has managed to utilise its expertise in watchmaking to create a timepiece that functions in zero gravity. They’ve also honed their expertise in designing a mechanical watch to resist earth’s magnetic fields.  The Seamaster Aqua Terra > 15,000 gauss was the first watch to feature OMEGA’s revolutionary Co-Axial calibre 8508, which utilises non-ferrous components such as silicon balance springs and nickel phosphorous escape wheels to function impeccably whilst being totally resistant to magnetic fields greater than 15,000 gauss. The 41.50mm stainless steel chronometer is water resistant to 15 bar (150m) and is presented with a matching steel bracelet or a brown leather strap.

Beacon Of Style

In 1995, Breitling reaffirmed its position as a leader in the field of technical watches and instruments for professionals when it introduced the Breitling Emergency watch, which featured a dual-frequency locator beacon. Its successor, the Breitling Emergency II continues that heritage with a built-in personal locator beacon (PLB), incorporating an integrated antenna that is able to transmit on two separate frequencies to issue alerts and to aid in search-and-rescue missions. The transmitter is powered by a rechargeable battery.  Housed inside the 51mm high-grade titanium case is the Breitling caliber 76 SuperQuartz movement, which powers the analog/digital quartz functions. The model arrives with several dial options, including mother-of-pearl, as well as a rubber strap or steel bracelet.

Deep Diver

The most unique aspect of the Oris Aquis Depth Gauge Chronograph is its depth gauge complication.  Just like sophisticated dive computers, the 48mm timepiece, is able to measure how far underwater the wearer is diving. The stainless steel watch is paired with a sturdy rubber strap and is equipped with an automatic winding chronograph with a power reserve of 48 hours. The Oris Aquis Depth Gauge Chronograph sports a scratch resistant sapphire crystal, screw down crown and a solid case back and a rated water resistance up to 50bar (500m), making it suitable for any deep diving adventure.