Destro

For 2018, we have a special watch project up our sleeves: the SUBDELTA Destro. Destro is Italian for “left”: the bespoke crown is placed on the left side to avoid it to cause any pain and discomfort during military operations.

SUBDELTA Destro

Here’s a rough first sketch:

The unique design of the dial and single hand only displays the elapsed time per 15 minutes. This is achieved by hand-modifying the Swiss handwound movement to become an “Einzeiger”. Not only is this a very relaxed way of passing time, in most situations, you don’t need the exact time anyway. A rough indication suffices. The latest Swiss Super-LumiNova “White Line” ensures an amazing lume both day and night.

The 316L blasted steel hardware is paired with a handmade leather strap by our strap artist Remie Beijer of 7T2Straps.com. The packaging will traditionally be a Nanuk and rest asure – you’ll reveice a few of those SUBDELTA goodies too 😉

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Concept 3D of the dial:

SUBDELTA Destro

SUBDELTA Destro

Specifications (subject to change):

  • beadblasted 42mm 316L steel hardware (unique to SUBDELTA)
  • Swiss handwound movement (Sellita SW210-1), hand-modified by our Dutch watchmaker to become an “Einzeiger” (onehand)
  • sandwiched dial: lower dial filled with Swiss Super-LumiNova “White Line” (new color for 2018), upperdial painted matte black
  • “destro” (lefty) crown setup (screw-in) > same crown as our 2015 SUBDELTA Periscope
  • double-domed sapphire crystal with voilet AR coating on the underside
  • screwed caseback with a flat sapphire crystal
  • Nanuk packaging
  • handmade leather strap by 7T2Straps.com
  • 1st Edition price indication (Early Birds price): €1,249 + shipping (non-EU) or €1,499 + shipping (EU)
  • 1st Edition production run: only 50 numbered pieces

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