Take a company with genuine authenticity in “Flieger” pilots watches, make a pleasant, proportional time-and-date watch with barely enough vintage and military motivation, give it a vigorous yet simple to-source programmed development, add a bit of stylish style with an angle green dial and sell it for a sensible price… and you end up with the new Tutima Flieger , a cool, cheap, straightforward pilots-roused watch that doesn’t take it too serious!
There are different sides of Tutima. The first, and the one we appreciate generally here, at MONOCHROME, concerns very good quality watches with in-house developments, extravagant dials and cases and normal Saxon plan. These watches, under the Patria line, are pieces to consider on the off chance that you need to make a stage into the universe of Glashütte-fabricated watches – particularly the most recent model in the assortment, the Blue veneer Patria in Steel .
The other side of Tutima glances back at the brand’s legacy, when the brand was making pilots and military watches – for the most part during the 1940s. These chronographs (or not) are known under the name “Flieger” and were the necessary hardware for German pilots. Today’s assortment at Tutima actually depends on these hearty, utlitarian pieces, with such models – modernized, more regular citizen models dependent on the “Flieger” design.
This year, Saxon brand Tutima re-deciphers the Flieger idea, with a section level, time-and-date watch. So you can get your hands on a cool-looking watch, with powerful development, authentic set up brand at an exceptionally respectable cost – in fact, availability isn’t just the apanage of miniature brands.
The ida behind this watch was to give a more metropolitan, less toolish, less severe plan to the pilots watch – which can easiliy be very virus. The vast majority of the components of a German pilots watch are as yet present, be that as it may, combined with more contemporary and more easygoing plan elements.
The instance of the new Tutima Flieger is reasonnably estimated at 41mm in width. It is made of tempered steel, with cleaned and glossy silk completed surfaces, an enormous (however not larger than average) round crown, a level cleaned bezel and rather compact carries. The execution is charming and happen German quality. A sapphire gem on the back (not shot here, as the watch was still at model stage) gives a view on the development. Water opposition is set at 100m, above and beyond for such a watch.
Where Tutima brings inventiveness and advancement is on the dial. accessible in numerous renditions, including dark and anthracite forms, the most engaging variant is the current green dial. Green is a serious in vogue shading these days and combined with an inclination impact (more obscure on the outskirts), this gives the watch a remarkable character. Bits of red on the dial additionally brings a more lively look. A date window is put at 6 o’clock, which can be defended by the contemporary and easygoing aims of this watch, anyway we could undoubtedly manage without it…
Powering the new Tutima Flieger is the programmed type Tutima 330 (base ETA), with 38-hour power hold and 4hz recurrence. To put it plainly, an attempted and-tried, effectively functional development that will keep going for quite a long time. Thinking about the value, it is a quality alternative from Tutima.
The Tutima Flieger Automatic Green Dial is accessible on a 3-connect, cleaned and silk completed arm band. A green leather tie can likewise be requested. Cost is EUR 1,600 on steel wristband and EUR 1,350 on leather tie. An exceptionally fair quality-value proportion. More subtleties at tutima.com .