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RedBar & Maus Team Up to Create an Advanced UV LED Torch at werd.com

RedBar & Maus Team Up to Create an Advanced UV LED Torch

Posted in Gear for Men

Constructed of strong, lightweight, and durable titanium, the Maus Electric Torch is equipped with a bright, ultraviolet LED, which will light up everything from the campsite to inspecting the inner workings of a vintage timepiece. It’s powered by a tiny N-cell battery with a total size only slightly larger than a AA battery—perfect for EDC and it’s also got an integrated metal loop for attaching to your keyring.

Paying Tribute to a Classic, IWC Revives Their Most Iconic Pilot’s Watch at werd.com

Paying Tribute to a Classic, IWC Revives Their Most Iconic Pilot’s Watch

With the 1948 release of the Mark X1 pilot watch, IWC set the standard. They are now paying homage to that classic timepiece with the creation of the Pilot’s Watch Mark XVIII Edition. This “Tribute to Mark XI” features a 40mm stainless steel case powered by an IWC caliber 35111 movement. The hour hand is a flat baton style while the minute hand is pointed. The second hand is hacking and there’s a date window at 3 o’clock. The strap is vintage-inspired military green nylon.

Hamilton Introduces Spy-Inspired Khaki Series Field Chrono at werd.com

Hamilton Introduces Spy-Inspired Khaki Series Field Chrono

The Hamilton Khaki Series Field Auto Chrono is the official timepiece of Tom Clancy’s super spy Jack Ryan, as seen on the binge-worthy Amazon Prime show, on the wrist of John Krasinski. Powered by  a Swiss-made H-21 automatic movement, it features a PVD-coated 42mm stainless steel case on a knurled black rubber strap. It has a 60-hour power reserve and chronograph plus day-date functions.

Tag Heuer’s Latest Smartwatch is Designed to be Upgradeable for Longer Life at werd.com

Tag Heuer’s Latest Smartwatch is Designed to be Upgradeable for Longer Life

The latest wearable from Swiss luxury watchmaker Tag Heuer is the Connected Modular 45, an Android Wear-powered smartwatch built into an interchangeable case. That way, when the smart technology becomes outdated, you can simply swap it out for the newest version or a regular non-smart Heuer timepiece, thereby extending the life of your watch.  The Connected Modular 45 is available in a wide array of styles & material options from titanium to black ceramic to 18K Rose gold and more. Over 500 styling combinations to choose from.

Vero Watches: Made In Portland, Oregon USA at werd.com

Vero Watches: Made In Portland, Oregon USA

Crafted using high quality, locally sourced materials, Vero Watches are designed, prototyped, tested, and serviced all in Portland, Oregon. The upstart watch brand is currently offering their flagship Verus timepiece—a 42mm, 3-hand automatic—in 3 variants: DLC black coated stainless, & 2 stainless models, one with a black dial, the other with a bead blasted steel dial.

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.

Ressence Introduces the World’s First Self-Setting Mechanical Watch at werd.com

Ressence Introduces the World’s First Self-Setting Mechanical Watch

Posted in Gear for Men

Known for their progressive designs, luxury Belgian watchmaker Ressence just announced its Type 2 e-Crown Concept, a watch like nothing you’ve seen before, and the world’s first self-setting mechanical timepiece that also pairs with your iPhone. Constructed of titanium with a sleek, elegant design, it is not officially on offer yet, but moving beyond the prototype phase.

Shinola Muhammad Ali Center Watch at werd.com

Shinola Muhammad Ali Center Watch

Shinola’s limited edition Muhammad Ali Center watch is the third timepiece in the Detroit-based brand’s Great Americans Series. Available in either 36 or 41MM sizes, it features a stainless steel case and an alligator strap with distinctive red backing. Each of the 400 watches will come in a custom hickory box with three rare Ali prints shot & signed by photographer Thomas Hoepker.

Casio Introduces Dual-Display WSD-F30 Pro Trek Smart Watch at werd.com

Casio Introduces Dual-Display WSD-F30 Pro Trek Smart Watch

The third and newest version of Casio’s Pro Trek Wear OS smart watch is the WSD-F30, which features a slightly smaller case and an improved display to make your adventures easier to navigate and track. The new dual-color OLED display uses a Multi Timepiece Mode that blends advanced graphic capability with energy-saving features that keep battery life intact while allowing users to view time, altitude, and atmospheric data, plus a color map that can be called up with a single button tap. The feature set and list of functions for this watch go on and on and on. Check it out.

Matrix Powerwatch at werd.com

Matrix Powerwatch

No slacking off! Because with the Matrix Powerwatch, if you’re not working neither is your timepiece. It’s the first watch powered by body heat, so it never needs to be charged. It tells you the time plus it measures calories burned, activity level, and sleep. There’s even a power meter that shows you how much power you’re generating. A funded Indiegogo.

TAG Heuer Connected at werd.com

TAG Heuer Connected

Tag Heuer’s new Android Wear connected timepiece features a robust 46mm case made of titanium and a transflective display that’s easy to read in direct sunlight. The Intel-powered smarts include email, app & phone notifications, & activity tracking, as well as bluetooth, wi-fi, and a mic for voice controls.

Hermès & Hodinkee Team Up To Create Limited Edition Slim d’Hermès Automatics at werd.com

Hermès & Hodinkee Team Up To Create Limited Edition Slim d’Hermès Automatics

Created by the luxury legacy brand’s timepiece-focused subsidiary, La Montre Hermès, the Slim d’Hermès automatic was first launched in 2015 and was an overnight success. Today, they’ve created 2 special limited-editions of 100 pieces in a special partnership with Hodinkee. One is a time-only, the other is a GMT model.  Both feature a slim 39mm case, a Vaucher-made caliber, and simple yet stunning Philippe Apeloig-designed typeface. The dials are a rich, deep blue with the seconds register in frosted silver, and the crystal is slightly smoked to give them a subtle vignette. The straps are alligator.

The Ironcloud GPS Sport Watch Goes 50 Hours Without a Recharge at werd.com

The Ironcloud GPS Sport Watch Goes 50 Hours Without a Recharge

Designed to out-perform similar GPS sport watches, the Ironcloud from Geekery is a premium multi-sport timepiece equipped with GPS, up to 50 days of battery life, a color touchscreen, 100-meter waterproofing, and an always-on display behind a sapphire glass crystal. The bezel is made of titanium. It’s loaded with fitness functions & tracking for running, biking, swimming, and hiking. A funded Indiegogo.

Shinola The Runwell Moon Phase at werd.com

Shinola The Runwell Moon Phase

Detroit-based watchmaker Shinola has just unveiled a new timepiece, the American-made Runwell Moon Phase, an updated version of their classic 47mm Runwell design that adds a moon dial to track lunar phases from waxing to waning. The design is highlighted by a stainless steel case, tan leather alligator strap, and Super-LumiNova printed details.

Bernard Favre Watch Winder at werd.com

Bernard Favre Watch Winder

Winding your watch is right up there with watching paint dry or grass grow but with this new watch winder from Bernard Favre, the process takes on a hypnotic visual effect by gently spinning & twirling your timepiece in its gyroscopic display cradle featuring a 120-hour battery.

Time Since Launch Clock Keeps Your Epoch On Schedule at werd.com

Time Since Launch Clock Keeps Your Epoch On Schedule

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Originally conceived in the MIT Media Lab, this unique timepiece is built to count for 2,738 years. Use it to mark the beginning of your own epoch—when you get married, have a baby, quit smoking, launch a rocket, or on an ordinary Tuesday morning. Suspended in a durable borosilicate glass tube and sealed with gasketed aluminum end-caps, two LCDs show days, hours, minutes and seconds since launch. A funded Kickstarter.

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.