If you have been following the Forum, you will have seen occasional requests for a military style watch with the luminous tritium glass vials. It's no secret that these are manufactured by MB-Microtec in Switzerland and it's no secret that they won't sell the tubes to anyone else, only manufacture "on behalf of". I've had a few made with "Precista" dials, which whilst not unique, is different and the price is good. Available with choice of Rhino or NATO strap.
Milspec : MIL-W-46374F
NSN : 6645-01-364-4042
Brushed titanium case with polished screw back, sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating, screw down crown, unidirectional carbon fibre bezel and water resistant to 200 metres/660 feet. The black dial has luminous glass vials at each hour point and also on the hands, including the seconds hand. The vials shine pale green in colour except the vial at 12, which shines red.
46mm diameter to the tip of the crown (40mm for bezel), 45.5mm lug tip to lug tip and 11mm thick. Lug spacing is 22mm and the watch head alone weighs just 40 grammes.
Ronda quartz 5 jewels with 40 month battery life and EOL (end of life indicator). Supplied with 12 months guarantee and choice of NATO or Rhino strap.
PRECISTA Commander Titan
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