Technology

The pilots' watches are all lavishly finished, and most are manufactured by hand.

Watch face

Watch face Watch face
    • painted black, matt
    • numerals, baton and minute ring painted with Luminova C3
    • remains luminescent for a long time for optimum reading in the dark
    • detailed illustration of the featured plane

Hands

  • painted with Luminova C3
The case The case

Case

  • polished stainless steel

Case reverse

Case reverse Case reverse
    • a glass base allows a view of the Valjoux 7750 mechanism, which
      was elaborately finished by hand
    • gold-plated rotor with engraving, coated with high-quality lacquer
    • extra blued steel screws
    • sandblasted bottom plates, screwed-on winder
    • water-resistant
    • and much more besides

Strap

The Strap The Strap
    • outer and inner material real leather
    • stainless steel thorn clasp

Other accessories

Other accessories Other accessories
    • leather belt as alternative means of fastening to the wrist
    • extensive portrait of the pilot and his plane, partly illustrated
    • decorative packaging box made from aluminium
    • tool for replacing the strap
    • watchmaker's screwdriver set
    • part of original Me 109 wreckage found at Sigmaringen