Posted by Jay Sadow on Jun 14th 2016
This is hot off the press from the JCK Show in Las Vegas - the all new Ballast Trafalgar automatic men's watch. You've got to watch the video to understand how unique this mechanism is:
Coming in at a manly 46.5mm x 14.5mm and mounted on a supple 4mm thick leather strap, the Trafalgar automatic employs a customized Miyota (Citizen) 8125 21-jewel self-winding movement. What is very cool is that you can also turn the coin-edged bezel to wind the watch! Not only that, but by undoing the screw-down canteen-style crown you access a push button that enables the bezel to adjust the date and the time.
The Trafalgar has a double domed non-reflective coated sapphire crystal and an exhibition back. Once you watch the video you'll be hooked, and for only $499.00 and in three finishes you're bound to find just the right look. Water resistant to 100 meters, or 330 feet.
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