CHENOA, Ill. -(Ammoland.com)- The American brand Minuteman Watch Co. has just announced that they are starting to accept pre-orders on their long awaited project X series of watches.
These watches will be assembled in the United States by highly skilled American watchmakers. This is the companies first series that will feature quality automatic winding watch movements. Below is some information about each version which will be offered.
The Minuteman Darby model will be offered in a choice of black DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) as well as brushed stainless steel. Both versions will be constructed of 316L stainless steel.
The Minuteman Darby is named in honor of Brigadier General William O. Darby. General Darby is credited with bringing the Army Rangers back into existence in the United States during World War II.
General Darby formed and commanded the1st -3rd – 4th Ranger battalions, and was killed in action near the very end of the war while serving as assistant Commander of the Tenth Mountain Division.
The Minuteman Gray Man The Minuteman Darby model will be offered in a choice of black DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) as well as brushed stainless steel. Both versions will be constructed of 316L stainless steel.
The Gray Man name comes from a term used by many regarding Navy SEALs BUD/S training. “There is a saying in BUD/S: ideally you want to become the gray man. In other words, you become invisible, nobody notices you, because you do everything so perfectly that you never stand out.”
The dials for this model have a black background and a very light grey printing for the text, numerals, and markers.
The Minuteman RWB The Minuteman Darby model will be offered in a choice of black DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) as well as brushed stainless steel. Both versions will be constructed of 316L stainless steel.
The idea behind the RWB, is to offer an eye catching watch with blue sunray dial in a patriotic yet tasteful looking Red, White, and Blue color combo.
Here are the specifications for the above watches:
- Proudly assembled in the USA by Minuteman Watch Co.
- Stainless Steel case with brushed finish
- Double domed sapphire crystal.
- Clear type A/R coating on the inside of the crystal.
- 42mm width without crown.
- Screw down crown.
- 200 meter water resistant.
- American made Leather strap.
- Miyota 9015 automatic mechanical movement.
- Luminous hands and dial.
To find additional info and photo's for these new watches be sure to check out the Minuteman Watch Co brand web site.
About Minuteman Watch Co.:
Minuteman Watches was brought to life in 2013, for 3 reasons.:
1. To raise funds for charities that assist Veterans and their families.
2. To provide work for Americans when and where we can.
3. To provide a quality product at a fair price. We strive to build the best watch
possible that exceeds our price point.