Made by Hong Kong based watch brand BEHRENS ORIGINAL, the B013 – Astronomer is a mechanical wristwatch that takes inspiration from astronomy. The watch incorporates a unique time display system utilizing an in-house mechanism.
The time display function (similar to the star-wheel design) is by the 3 sapphire discs which instantly rotate by itself alongside with the whole mechanism revolutionary to display the hours. Whereas the 120-degree track on top of the dial represent the minutes (0-60).
Powering this timepiece is a modified ETA 2824 automatic movement. To the base movement BEHRENS ORIGINAL integrated a mechanical module that has designed, developed and constructed completely in-house. The Astronomer module is constructed with high grade alloy and sapphire for light weight control and visual purpose. Each of these watches has been fully tested for weight balancing.
The B013 – Astronomer watch features a 42mm diameter stainless steel case. Front glass is made from sapphire crystal. It has a domed shape and features anti-reflection coating.
Presently three dial versions are available: Green Lacquer, Blue Aventurine and Black Lacquer. These variants come with alligator strap matching the color of the dial. Retail price is $1,950.00.
All BEHRENS ORIGINAL watches are entitled with a (2+1)-year warranty.
Model: B013 – Astronomer
ETA Cal.2824 Automatic, 4Hz (28,800 Oscillation/Hour)
Stainless Steel 316L with high quality mat and gross surface polish finish.
42mm in diameter (without crown) and 12.5mm thickness (including crystal and back cover
Case back: See through back cover
Crystal: Dome shaped Sapphire Crystal coated with anti-reflection coating
Green Lacquer/Blue Aventurine/Black Lacquer
Genuine Alligator (width 21mm) with pin stainless buckle.