Following up on the moderate Khaki Field Mechanical 38mm , Hamilton is presenting the Khaki Field Camouflage assortment with bigger cases and automatic developments. Harking back to the 1940’s, Hamilton (then an American brand) got the US Army-Navy ‘E’ Award for its capacity to convey 1,000,000 solid, exact watches to the US military. In spite of the fact that Hamilton is presently a Swiss brand, the company is pleased with its US military roots and keeps on delivering models that are devoted to that period and the American soul. The new Khaki Field Day-Date Camouflage watches are more contemporary than their hand-wound 38mm partners yet fall inside this military aesthetic.
Three new models address common conditions that military staff experience, including woodlands, deserts and night tasks. The hardened steel cases are 42mm in width with a brushed complete the process of, varying from the dot shot matte completion of the hand-wound 38mm cases. The dials are secured by current sapphire gems with an enemy of intelligent covering that will not scratch like old fashioned acrylic. The casebacks are steel and the watches are water-impervious to 100m (10ATM).
Three various dials come with the assortment, including khaki green, mud dim and dark. The hour and moment hands are the equivalent on all models, nickel-plated with white Super-LumiNova. The nickeled seconds hand has a red triangle tip and no lume. Not at all like the hand-wound 38mm models and bucking custom a tad, there’s a day-date complication in a split window at 3 o’clock. There’s a twofold hour scale with enormous 0 – 12 Arabic numerals and more modest 13 – 24 ones within. Three-sided minute markers on the external border have a sand-hued lume, as conventional tritium, however the remainder of the records and numerals are white.
The heart of the new models is a Hamilton automatic H-30 type, which is a somewhat changed ETA C07.111. It has 25 gems, beats at 21,600vph (3Hz), has a comfortable 80-hour power hold and hours, minutes, focal seconds (hacking) and a day-date complication. It’s a Swiss-made, vigorous and dependable workhorse.
There are four tie alternatives, the majority of which coordinate a specific dial well. There’s a treated steel arm band with a collapsing fasten that esthetically works with every one of them (especially the dark dial). There’s likewise a green material tie with pin clasp for the mud dark dial, a cover green material tie for the green dial and a disguise sand material tie for the dark dial. Any of these can be exchanged, however Hamilton has appropriately coordinated them for field operations.
The new Hamilton Khaki Field Day-Date 42mm Camouflage assortment is more contemporary than prior models, yet are incredible for those that invest more energy hiking and less in combat preparing. They’re powerful, reasonable and prepared for your next open air experience. The watches will be delivered in August 2018 for EUR 745. More subtleties on www.hamiltonwatch.com .