Marathon General Purpose Mechanical Mens Field Watch
The Marathon General Purpose Mechanical Mens Field Watch ($360) is made specifically for the field army services and supplied to the U.S. government and is built to strict military standards of MIL-PRF-46374G. This Marathon features a mechanical wind-up movement, encased in a high impact fibershell case with a stainless steel back. The case is topped with a scratch resistant sapphire crystal and is water resistant to 50 meters. The movement is a Japanese made “Dual Winding Movement”, which can be wound by the crown or by use of the automatic self-winding rotor.
Filson Mackinaw Mens Field Watch
The Filson Mackinaw Mens Field Watch ($600) is hand assembled by renowned Detroit bike and watchmaker Shinola. The watch is powered by Shinola’s own Argonite movement which is wrapped in a brushed stainless steel 43mm case. The case is topped off with a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and has an anti-reflective coating for glare reduction. Water resistance is rated at 20 ATM or 660 feet. For added protection the crown is screw-down and the case back is secured by six screws for protection.
Weiss Standard Issue Mens Field Watch
The Weiss Standard Issue Mens Field Watch ($950) is a fully mechanical timepiece built in the USA. Each movement is a Caliber 1001 with 100 swiss parts that are hand-finished and assembled in Los Angeles, California. The case is 43mm, is machined from one solid piece of stainless steel, and is polished by hand. Sapphire crystals are fitted on the case front and back to display the highly finished movement. the hands are black oxide treated steel with luminescent Super-Luminova paint. the dial is machined from one solid piece of naval brass and have been hand painted for maximum legibility. No detail has been overlooked.
Tudor Heritage Ranger Mens Field Watch
Tudor has always been considered the poor man’s Rolex, but their products are so good, they’re starting to carve out a niche market all their own. The Tudor Heritage Ranger Mens Field Watch ($2249) is an excellent example of the craftsmanship they offer. The case is a standard 41mm made from stainless steel with a brown leather strap. The movement is the Tudor Caliber 2824 engine. Everything is capped with a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal. The crown is screw-down, and the case back is solid. Water-resistance is rated at 150 meters.
Rolex Explorer Mens Field Watch
Now for those of you, where only the best will do I present the Rolex Explorer Mens Field Watch ($5495). It features a Swiss Made Automatic Rolex Calibre 3132 movement which has up to 48 hours of power reserve. The movement is wrapped in a 39 mm stainless steel case, which has a solid case back. Arabic Numerals mark the 3, 6 and 9 o’clock positions with minute Markers around the outer rim. The whole kit is capped off with a sapphire crystal and is water-resistant to 100 meters / 330 feet.