Iceland based mechanical watch brand JS Watch co. is now introducing a latest addition to its Islandus collection, a watch with unique and personal design: Islandus Chronograph, a self wound mechanical chronograph with a traditional column wheel.
The Islandus collection is one of largest collections by JS Watch co. and one of the most sought after. This new creation meets the requirements of evolving demands with regard to watches as well as to the growing popularity of mechanical chronographs and the fascination for traditional horological devices.
This watch is first complication watch by JS Watch co.. In spite of the look and feel of a traditional chronograph, JS Watch co. still maintains the design in a classic style and minimalism is what the brand seeka to deliver; less is more when it comes to design. When worn this watch gives you a special feeling, almost like going 60 years back in time and you are looking for your trench coat and Humphrey Bogart hat.The production is limited to only 100 watches per year.
This Chronograph is based on 44mm Islandus case, made from the finest German surgical grade steel “316L” which is the same utilized for medical implants, including pins, screws and orthopedic implants such as total hip and knee replacements. The movement is the well renowned Valjoux 7750 Chronograph “Execution Top” and “Assortment chronometer”. The movement is custom decorated and has 25 jewels, blued screws and rhodium plated finish.
Like all previous collections from JS Watch co., this amazing new watch is packed with detail and personality. This time JS Watch co offers the day disk in either Icelandic or English, and the day is placed at the highly unusual nine o’clock spot which is just one of the many unique characteristics of this timepiece. This watch can be fitted with a Genuine Handmade Alligator strap or a Genuine Handmade Ostrich strap, as well as with various colored hands and four different dial colors with roman numerals.