German watch brand Hartig presents a new watch collection named AH002. This exceptional line offers an automatic chronograph watch loaded with multiple functions such as moon-phase and triple calendar (day of the week, date and month). Available in three versions distinguished by their respective colour details, this rugged, sports watch comes dressed in a solid stainless steel case.
Measuring 44mm diameter and 15mm thick, the AH002 watch houses the iconic ETA 7751 Valjoux self-winding chronograph movement manufactured in Switzerland. This movement has 25 jewels and powers hours, minutes, small second, chronograph, day, date, month and moon-phase functions. Beating at 28.800 vibrations per hour (4 Hz), this state of the art movement is also equipped with Stop second device, Regulator system ETACHRON and regulator corrector.
The AH002 watch features a fixed tachymeter styled bezel in stainless steel with markings on every 10 degrees along with markings N (North) at 12ó clock, E (East) at 3ó clock, S (South) at 6ó clock and W (West) at 9ó clock to cover from 0 to 360.
The AH002 watch features a multi-layered dial lay out. The outer dial ring has markings from 1 to 31 and utilizing a centrally positioned hand with luminous treated triangle head, the watch indicates date.
The dial ring for hour and minute features indexes and luminescent hour markers in Arabic numerals. Highlighted with colors such as green or orange depends upon the version, the hour and minute hands are also embedded with luminescent material to enhance the visibility during dark conditions. In total there are four centre hands respectively for Hour, minute, central chronograph seconds and date.
The inner dial, which features a stylistic tiled pattern, houses three sub-dials. The sub-dial at 12ó clock incorporates three functions: day, month and 30 minute chronograph counter; sub-dial at 6ó clock houses chronograph 12 hour counter function and moon-phase; and finally, the sub-dial at 9ó clock features small seconds and 24 hour indication.
Other major highlights of the AH002 watch include specially designed crown and pedal shaped chronograph pushers. Both the front glass and transparent case-back are made with sapphire crystal.
Each timepiece comes fitted with specially crafted silicon strap. The AH002 watch is tested for water resistance up to 10 atm (Approximately 100 meters). Retail price of the watch is 990 Euros.