Introducing “Guest Watches”: enthusiast grade watches, factory direct.
With the opening of our new store, where Angel funded watches can be purchased from stock or reserved during production (after Angel rounds end), we have introduced a new category of watches: guest watches.
What are guest watches?
Guest watches are Swiss made mechanical watches produced by us that did not originate from an Angel project. They are periodically introduced in our store.
Why are they so interesting?
These watches are interesting because they are independent, curated, “enthusiast grade” and they are produced in-house at our factory in Switzerland.
We offer them “factory direct” and at fair collecting prices to the community; sold from stock and with immediate delivery.
They are special watches with an outstanding intrinsic value.
1st Guest Watches: Waltham Vanguard and AeroNaval
These unconventional watches feature and innovative dodecagonal design and titanium Grade 5 cases.
The house Dubois-Dépraz movements which have been modified to yield innovative features.
The dials follows the angles of the design, with an embossed W pattern on different colored backgrounds that gives it depth and perspective. The particular hands, and the applied indexes and numbers are coated with Super-LumiNova® lume for maximum night readability
Bezels are in ceramic and the sapphire crystals are finished with anti-reflective treatment. Straps are in genuine VulCarboné® vulcanised rubber, and features an originally designed Titanium G2 deployment clasp.
Last but not least, they are water resistant of up to 30ATM = 1000ft = 300m.
3 models, 3 true stories
Inspired by the same model chosen by Charles Lindbergh for his Spirit of St. Louis and, now as then, it features a dial with a small seconds sub-dial at 12 o’clock.
A GMT inspired by the CDIA fitted on board the B24-Liberator and the F6F Hellcats during the Second World War, with the unique civil date indicator in the center.
Features a central chronograph as did the Type-A13a in the ’60s on board of the legendary F4-Phantom used by the “Top Gun School”.
All models are available in 3 versions:
- Pure, with titanium cases
- Eclipse, in two tone black PVD titanium
- Black Matter, in black PVD titanium
Prices start at CHF 1.295 in the Watch Angels store