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Omega Brings Back Their Iconic Moonwatch in a Blacked-Out Build at werd.com

Omega Brings Back Their Iconic Moonwatch in a Blacked-Out Build

The Omega Moonwatch chronograph became an instant classic when it was worn by American astronaut Neil Armstrong on his Apollo 8 mission to the moon—the first mechanical watch to reach such heights. This new version of the Moonwatch celebrates the crews’ intrepid journey to the dark side of the moon with its blacked-out case, dial, and strap. The face of the watch is “skeletonized” and it also features an exhibition case back, so you can see the gears & mechanics at work.

Electric The Prime at werd.com

Electric The Prime

California-based eyewear brand Electric migrated into the watch world a few years back and The Prime is their latest digital offering, featuring a 44mm case & dual-time digi module with calendar, alarm, countdown timer, chronograph, 10 lap recall, and light functions. Choose a silicone or polyester band.

IWC Introduces Mark XI-Inspired Pilot’s Chrono at werd.com

IWC Introduces Mark XI-Inspired Pilot’s Chrono

IWC has just announced a new, online-only version of its Pilot’s Watch Chronograph, a nearly exact replica of the brand’s original ref. 3706 pilot’s chrono from ’94. The 43mm case features Mark II style hands and like the original, features a soft iron antimagnetic inner case. There are 3 subdials as well as date & day windows.

Zenith Celebrates 50 Years of Innovation with the El Primero Revival G381 at werd.com

Zenith Celebrates 50 Years of Innovation with the El Primero Revival G381

Created to honor the 50th anniversary of Zenith’s game-changing El Primero movement, the El Primero Revival G381 is an ultra-limited, automatic chronograph—and just 50 pieces will be produced. With its rich, yellow gold case and black alligator strap, it is every bit the sophisticated sporting classic, and this limited model is backed by a 50 year warranty. Available exclusively at HODINKEE.

Panerai LAB-ID Luminor 1950 Carbotech at werd.com

Panerai LAB-ID Luminor 1950 Carbotech

The design & engineering of Panerai’s LAB-ID Luminor 1950 Carbotech make it like no other watch on the market. The skillful use of different carbon-based materials and coatings enable this chronograph to operate with no liquid lubrication. The 49mm case is made of lightweight & durable Carbotech & carbon nanotubes on the dial absorb light to provide the blue illumination of the hands & numbers.

Ikepod Relaunches with 2 Slick New Watches at werd.com

Ikepod Relaunches with 2 Slick New Watches

Originally launched in 1994 by Oliver Ike and Marc Newson, progressive Swiss watchmaker Ikepod fell on hard times & eventually shut down in 2012. Now the brand is back—minus Newson with its first watches in 6 years. There are 2 new models: one, offering time only, is the Duopod with a 42mm UFO shaped case. The other is the Chronopod, a 44mm stainless chronograph. Both are based on original Ikepod models.

Bell & Ross Keeps It Classic with the New Vintage Collection at werd.com

Bell & Ross Keeps It Classic with the New Vintage Collection

For the creation of their 3rd generation Vintage Collection, Bell & Ross draws directly from their back catalog of timeless timepieces. The collection includes two 3-hand automatics: the clean, simple 38.5mm pilot-style BR V1-92 and the rugged 41mm stainless steel BR V2-92 which features crown guards and a rotating timing bezel. There’s also the BR V2-94, a two-register chronograph that features a tachymeter bezel and screw down pushers, among a long list of other features.

Nixon Builds a Battle-Worthy Watch at werd.com

Nixon Builds a Battle-Worthy Watch

Designed and built in collaboration with a U.S. Special Operations team, the 46mm Nixon Regulus is a dual chronograph digital that boasts a 100-meter water-resistant case and pushers, 5-year battery life, and shock-absorbing construction materials that can withstand all types of tough terrain and conditions.

Breitling Avenger Bandit at werd.com

Breitling Avenger Bandit

Breitling’s titanium Avenger Chrono was a popular piece that for some unknown reason was discontinued several years back. Fans of the 45mm naval-inspired titanium-case chronograph will be pleased to learn they’ve brought it back in an updated & more lightweight design as the Avenger Bandit.

Breitling Emergency Night Mission Watch at werd.com

Breitling Emergency Night Mission Watch

The 51mm Emergency Night Mission watch from Breitling is the world’s first wristwatch with a dual-frequency personal locator beacon. For use in search & rescue missions, it uses an internal radio transmitter & antenna to send out a homing signal. It features another first-ever function: a personal locator that links with the International Cospas-Sarsat satellite system for triggered alerts. Its powered by Breitling’s SuperQuartz chronograph movement.

Tag Heuer Celebrates 50 Years of the Monaco Automatic at werd.com

Tag Heuer Celebrates 50 Years of the Monaco Automatic

To give its iconic Monaco automatic chronograph a proper 50th anniversary celebration, Tag Heuer is releasing a new commemorative model as well as a collector’s coffee table book, Paradoxical Superstar; a celebration of the groundbreaking watch and its creation, the many famous fans of the OG square sport watch, and even images from the classic McQueen film Le Mans, in which it first appeared. Available May 2019.

Bell & Ross Bellytanker Watches Draw Inspiration from a Retro Racecar at werd.com

Bell & Ross Bellytanker Watches Draw Inspiration from a Retro Racecar

For the creation of their new Bellytanker series of watches, Bell & Ross took its inspiration from the handbuilt Bellytanker racecars of the 40s and 50s. Sleek and missile-like, these cars broke land speed records on the Bonneville Salt Flats. Translating that speed and engineering into a watch results in the subtle and elegant BR V1-92 automatic and the BR V2-94 chronograph, both featuring satin-finish stainless and copper-colored dials.

Tag Heuer Introduces Limited Monaco 2009-2019 at werd.com

Tag Heuer Introduces Limited Monaco 2009-2019

Marking the final decade of Tag Heuer’s iconic 50-year anniversary Monaco series, is the Monaco 2009-2019 Limited Edition. Only 169 of these will be made, featuring a space grey case and black dial with hour, minute, sub second, 30-minute chronograph, central chrono second, & date functions. The movement is a self-winding TAG Calibre 1. Available now. Photo credit: Hodinkee