US watchmaker Minuteman Watch Co. announces the launch of its first series of automatic watches. Debuted in the industry in 2013 by launching an exceptional collection of watches equipped with Swiss quartz movement, the Minuteman watch brand dedicates 25% of its sales to charity.
The new automatic watch series will ensure the young brand’s significant contribution to the traditional watch making in USA. Presently the brand is taking pre-orders for the models created under its automatic watch series. These mechanical timepieces will be assembled by highly skilled watchmakers in USA by utilizing highest specifications and quality control measures.
Crafted in Stainless Steel, the 42 mm diameter watch case houses a Miyota 9015 automatic mechanical movement. Proudly bearing their military connection, each model from the automatic timepiece collection pays tribute to the rich heritage of US Armed Forces.
Measuring a thickness of 10mm, the solid stainless steel case of each minuteman automatic watch is secured with double domed sapphire crystal glass on dial side and stainless steel case back on rear side. Fitted with a screw-down crown, the watch case can withstand water resistance up to 200 meters. The case is available either in brushed finish or DLC finish. On the dial side, you can see finely arranged hour & minute indexes, Arabic numeral hours markers for 12,3,6 & 9, 24 hours inner dial, date window at 3ó clock and lumed hands.
The Minuteman automatic series will offer 6 versions including 3 dial colors and two case finish types. “The Gray Man” model features a black dial with very light grey printing whereas the “Darby” version has a black dial with old radium styled superluminova details offering a vintage look. The “RWB” model will have a blue dial in metallic or sun ray style with white lettering ensuring an overall look in Red, White and Black combination.
The automatic watches from Minuteman are available with American made leather strap (22mm width) or Military style nylon strap depends upon the version/model. Presently, these watches can be pre-ordered with a discounted price starting from US$ 399 by visiting the Minuteman website.