Miami Watch Company Strangr Katana Knife & Watch Collection

Miami Watch Company is paying tribute to the Japanese traditional blade forging aircraft by presenting the Katana Knife & Watch Collection.

Traditionally crafted Japanese knifes are renowned across the world and notable among these is the “Damascus” steel knife, made after a laborious process of folding, heating, and hammering the steel upon itself thousands of times. Miami Watch Company re-invents the sacred art-craft traditions with a modern twist by presenting the Katana Collection offering timepieces with matching knifes crafted from Damascus steel.

Miami Watch Company Strangr Katana Knife & Watch Collection

The Strangr Katana Collection is a 4-model series named in homage to the Tenka-Goken, or the “Heavenly Samurai Swords”: Dojigiri (童子切), Onimaru (鬼丸), Mikazuki (三日月), Juzumaru (数珠丸).

Miami Watch Company Strangr Katana Knife & Watch Collection

The Strangr Katana watch comes in a 316L grade surgical steel case topped with Damascus steel bezel and domed Sapphire Crystal glass with Antireflective coating. The watch features triple layer Skeleton dial with “sandwich” style dial rings and diamond cut hands triple filled with SuperLuminova.

Miami Watch Company Strangr Katana Knife & Watch Collection

The Katana watch is powered with a self-winding automatic 8N24 skeleton movement with custom engraved oscillating weight. Manufactured in Japan, the Miyota 8N24 movement bears 21 jewels, beats at 21,600 vph and delivers power reserve of 42 hours.

Miami Watch Company Strangr Katana Knife & Watch Collection

The watch is fitted with custom screw down crown with embossed samurai sword icon and sapphire crystal case back. The watch is water resistant to 100 meters.

The set also comes with Katana blade made of 77 layers of hand forged Damascus steel.
It has a G10 organic handle, which is essential for proper knife handle functioning. G10 is a high-pressure fiberglass laminate, a sort of composite material.

Miami Watch Company Strangr Katana Knife & Watch Collection

Miami Watch Company watch launched an IndieGoGo on December 1st, 2018 to raise funds for the mass production of Katana Knife & Watch Collection. During this crowd-funding campaign, customers can avail the opportunity to order the product with a highly discounted price range starting  from USD 188. Delivery in April 2019.

Founded in 2014, Miami Watch Company specializes in designing, prototyping and full development of Watches for Microbrands. They created Stranger Watches and Amir Watches and launched several successful crowd-funding campaigns.

Please visit the Katana Knife & Watch campaign page for more details.

Miami Watch Company Viperidae Watch Series

Miami Watch Company, US based micro watch brand announces their Viperidae Watch collection. Inspired by the deadliest and venomous Viperidae snakes, this timepiece collection is available in five versions: MWC Black Mamba, MWC Cape Cobra, MWC King Snake, MWC Silver Snake and MWC Gaboon Viper.

Miami Watch Company Viperidae Watch Series

The MWC watch cases are made of 316 L stainless steel and equipped with solid screw-down case backs and polished steel screw-crowns with double O-rings. The highly durable cases are 20 ATM water resistant. It is fitted with a scratch resistant Sapphire Crystal (9 moh hardness) with anti-reflective coating on the interior surface.

Miami Watch Company Viperidae Watch Series

The Stainless steel case of MWC Black Mamba model has black PVD coating with black dial where as the King Snake (white dial) and Cape Cobra (black dial) models feature rose gold IP plating. The other two models – MWC Silver Snake (white dial) and MWC Gaboon Viper (black dial) – come with stainless steel case featuring sandblasted finish.

Miami Watch Company Viperidae Watch Series

The Viperidae watches are equipped with the 24 jewels Seiko NH35/4R35 movement that beats at the rate of 6 vibrations per second (21,600/hour).

Miami Watch Company Viperidae Watch Series

One of the most pleasurable features of the Viperidae series is the inner rotating reflector ring that is filled with Vintage Super Luminova that not only lets the wearer use the MWC watch as a mini-compass by comparing bezels’ position to the stationary marks on the outer ring but also can show the remaining or elapsed time of the dive sessions and is essential for any dive watch.

Miami Watch Company Viperidae Watch Series

The Viperiae Series is currently available via crowd funding website IndieGogo. Price starts from USD 199 and expected delivery in March 2015. Check them out: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/miami-watch-company-viperidae-watch-series 

Miami Watch Company Viperidae Watch Series

Technical details

Case
3 parts case, 316L surgery steel
Solid screw down caseback, 42mm Diameter
Bezel – 2 step
Crown – screw down “onion” crown
Scratch resistant Sapphire crystal that allows an optimum clarity of the dial (9 moh hardness)
Sapphire crystal with double anti reflective coating inside, rotatable reflector ring made of ceramic and filled with Vintage Super Luminova.
Waterproof – 20ATM

Movement
Self-winding Automatic NH35 movement

Functions
Central hour, minute and seconds hands

Dial
High gloss finishing, applied indexes filled with Vintage Super Luminova
3 Hands filled with Super-Luminova: Hour, Minute, Second

Strap
Heavy duty canvas strap or leather
Strap options are available which you will be able to select prior to your purchase
Stainless steel dorn buckle