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IWC Takes Flight with Top Gun Chronograph at werd.com

IWC Takes Flight with Top Gun Chronograph

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Inspired by an earlier IWC pilot’s chronograph made available only to graduates of the U.S. Navy’s Strike Fighter Training Program aka Top Gun training, IWC’s release of the new Top Gun ‘SFTI’ Edition makes this exclusive, military-developed chronograph available to all. It features a 44mm ceramic case, 3-register design, and look closely—the red tip on the the chronograph seconds hand is shaped like a jet. Who says you can’t mix a little fun with function?

Bulova Re-Creates a Classic with the Chronograph A “Surfboard” at werd.com

Bulova Re-Creates a Classic with the Chronograph A “Surfboard”

Inspired by Bulova’s 70s-era dive watch models, the new Chronograph A “Surfboard” limited edition is a 38mm stainless steel 5-hand automatic chrono powered by a Swiss Made movement with 27 jewels and 48-hour power reserve. The name is derived from the surfboard shaped oval on the dial surrounding the two sub-dial counters. Fittingly, the watch is also waterproof to 200 meters. Pre-order now as only 350 “Surfboards” will be produced, each individually numbered.

Hamilton Introduces a Limited Khaki Chronograph with an All-New Movement at werd.com

Hamilton Introduces a Limited Khaki Chronograph with an All-New Movement

The Hamilton Khaki X-Wind Auto Chrono is a limited edition mechanical powered by a Swiss Made movement, the first-ever ETA Valjoux 7750 movement equipped with a silicon hairspring, making it more accurate and less effected by magnetism. Its large, 45mm case features a black dial that displays hours, minutes, seconds, chronograph, day, date, and a drift-angle calculator, which pilots use to calculate cross winds.

Junghans Celebrates 100 Years of Bauhaus with Classic Chronograph at werd.com

Junghans Celebrates 100 Years of Bauhaus with Classic Chronograph

Renowned Bauhaus-trained designer Max Bill created interesting objects of all sorts, including iconic watches for Junghans. In homage of Bauhaus’ centennial & the modern design movement it ignited, Junghans has created the Max Bill Chronoscope 100 Jahre Bauhaus. The limited-edition chronograph retains its classic 1962 design but features commemorative details & each is numbered 1-1000.

IWC Updates a Classic with New Portugieser Chronograph Line at werd.com

IWC Updates a Classic with New Portugieser Chronograph Line

With its alligator leather strap and slim outline, IWC’s updated Portugieser Chronograph looks every bit the well-bred offspring of its renowned predecessor. The big differences are inside: the 41mm chrono is now powered by a new & custom-built 194-component 69000-calibre movement crafted by IWC horologists for this very watch. It is water resistant to 30 meters and boasts a 46-hour power reserve. Available in polished stainless or rose gold, with a white, black or blue dial.

Timeless Appeal: Farer’s Lander Chronograph at werd.com

Timeless Appeal: Farer’s Lander Chronograph

The latest from premium British watchmaker Farer, is the Lander Chronograph. This classic 39mm automatic features fine finish details and is powered by a Swiss Made TA 2894-2 Elaboré movement with a bespoke Farer bronze ‘turbine’ design rotor. Its bright sea green dial features a date window and pair of sub-dials with micro-fine spun detailing – allowing the information to be seen in crisp clarity. SuperLuminova in all dials and indices ensures vivid nighttime readability.

Breitling & Norton Motorcycles Celebrate Their Heritage with a Limited Chronograph at werd.com

Breitling & Norton Motorcycles Celebrate Their Heritage with a Limited Chronograph

Celebrating the partnership between the Breitling and legacy British motorcycle company Norton, the Premier B01 Chronograph 42 Norton Edition is a refined and richly detailed timepiece that has heritage written all over its face. It features a 42-millimeter stainless-steel case and transparent caseback to show the workings of the Calibre 01 movement. An engraved Norton nameplate is affixed to the left side of the case.

Bang For Your Buck: The Corniche Heritage Chronograph at werd.com

Bang For Your Buck: The Corniche Heritage Chronograph

With its polished ceramic dial and design details that hint at something like a classic Patek Philippe, the Heritage Chronograph from Corniche is a sleek 39.5mm timepiece that looks much more refined than its price tag suggests. It’s powered by a Seiko VK64, a hybrid “meca-quartz” movement that uses a quartz base to drive the mechanical chrono. Available in polished stainless or rose gold-plate finish.

Shinola Drops Another New American-Made Chronograph at werd.com

Shinola Drops Another New American-Made Chronograph

Built in Detroit with Swiss-made components, Shinola’s Canfield Sport 45mm merges classic sport watch style with detailed design. Its polished stainless steel case was handmade with a top loaded construction to highlight the fixed ceramic top ring insert. The open black dial is punctuated with three sub dials & Super Luminova illumination on  the hands.

Breitling Revives Top Time Chrono in Colorful Limited Edition at werd.com

Breitling Revives Top Time Chrono in Colorful Limited Edition

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Drawing design inspiration from a 1960s classic, Breitling’s Top Time Limited Edition chronograph features a 41mm stainless steel case, classic pump pusher lugs, and the brand’s “Zorro” dial layout with 2 subdials, offering a seconds display and a 30-minute chronograph register. It is powered by an automatic Breitling caliber 23 movement with a 48-hour power reserve. Only 2000 will be made.

Limited Edition Luxury from Panerai: Mare Nostrum Accacio (Steel) PAM 716 at werd.com

Limited Edition Luxury from Panerai: Mare Nostrum Accacio (Steel) PAM 716

The latest Mare Nostrum model from Panerai is a throwback to a classic, early 90s chrono. The limited edition Mare Nostrum Accacio (Steel) PAM 716 is a two-register chronograph that features a 42mm steel case, an engraved tachymeter bezel, and a slate blue dial and leather strap. The movement is a manual wind Panerai Caliber OP XIII with a Dubois-Depraz chronograph module. Limited to 1000 pieces.

Autodromo Brian Redman Edition Prototipo at werd.com

Autodromo Brian Redman Edition Prototipo

Auto racing-inspired watchmaker Autodromo dug deep into historical minutiae for this limited edition chronograph. The design commemorates driver Brian Redman’s victory at the 1969 Nürburgring 1000 km race. Available in stainless or gold-plated steel, it is powered by a Seiko-made VK63 Chronograph Hybrid Meca-Quartz movement.

Zenith’s Revival “Shadow” Merges Classic Style & Modern Stealth at werd.com

Zenith’s Revival “Shadow” Merges Classic Style & Modern Stealth

Legacy Swiss Watchmaker has once again returned to its archives to re-design and revive a classic. Based on an unreleased 1970s prototype, the new Chronomaster Revival “Shadow” is a blacked-out Limited Edition chrono powered by an El Primero 4061 automatic movement. Its slim, 37mm case is constructed of microblasted titanium with a dial that features a central chronograph hand, a 12-hour counter at 6 o’clock, and a 30-minute counter at 3 o’clock. It offers water resistance to 5ATM and boasts a 50-hour power reserve.

A Porsche 911 Turbo S That’s Even More Exclusive at werd.com

A Porsche 911 Turbo S That’s Even More Exclusive

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Not that the 911 Turbo S needed any upgrades but Porsche created an even more powerful & limited model. The 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series produces 607 horsepower, up from 580 in the regular model for a 0-60 time of 2.8. It got a unique paint color—Golden Yellow Metallic, which is featured on the body, brake calipers, details on the 20-inch center-lock rims, and interior trim details. A matching chronograph & luggage set from Porsche Design are also available. The series is limited to 500 cars.

Tag Heuer Celebrates 50 Years of the Monaco with Limited Reproduction at werd.com

Tag Heuer Celebrates 50 Years of the Monaco with Limited Reproduction

When it launched back in 1969, the Heuer Monaco became the world’s first square Swiss-made chronograph. Worn by the likes of Steve McQueen in the autoracing film Le Mans. Today, it’s back as the TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 11 Hour Glass Commemorative Edition. It features a 39 mm black PVD steel case and bezel, an off-white opaline dial with red indexes featuring SuperLuminova. Limited to 50 numbered pieces.

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.