In 2015-16, Haldor Watches, based in Slovenia, launched its debut diving watch collection Abissi through a successful online crowd funding campaign. Now, the brand expands its diving watch collection by launching Armis, a professional grade diving watch that can withstand the extreme pressures up to 2000 meters (6600ft).
Equipped with a with a Swiss Made ETA 2824-2 automatic movement, this tool watch for professional divers comes dressed in a sturdy stainless steel case measuring 42mm diameter and 14.9mm thickness. An integrated automatic helium release valve at 9’o clock and the 7mm screw down crown at 4’o clock ensures further protection to the internal parts of watch during extreme water pressures. The Haldor Armis 2000m is also available in limited DLC edition of 50 pieces.
The mechanical movement inside the watch is protected with a Faraday cage that nullifies the external magnetic effects. The dial is very simple and easy to read. The Swiss SuperLuminova BGW9 applied to the hands, dial marking and bezel triangle ensures legibility of the display even in darkest conditions. The Armis features a unidirectional rotating bezel with markings from 0 to 60.
The watch is available with Italian made rubber diver straps and stainless steel bracelet. The rubber strap is fitted with hard coated sand-blasted pin buckle. The pieces lengths are respectively 133mm and 75mm excluding buckle. The strap has a thickness for 5,5mm (lug end) to 3,7mm. Lug width is 22mm and buckle width is 20mm. The bracelet is 4mm thick, 22mm wide and 200mm long (including the buckle). With additional set of screwdrivers it is very easy to adjust the size.
Faithful to its Swiss Made label, all Haldor Armis watches are manufactured in Switzerland according to the strict rules of Switzerland watchmaking, from the preliminary stages to the assembly of each component, quality and technical controls. The watch is also covered by a 2 year guarantee against manufacturing or material defects.
Each watch comes packed on in a high-quality water resistant and shock proof plastic box along with Rubber strap, 2 screwdrivers, 2x 29mm spring bars with screws for band replacement and Warranty card.
Haldor has recently launched an online crowd funding campaign on Indiegogo for the initial mass production of the Armis dive watch. During the campaign the backers can pre-order the product with discounted price range starting from $590 USD. Estimated delivery post campaign is planned in Jun 2008.
Please visit HALDOR Armis Campaign page for more details.