CROFT - NEW EXTENSION
Imbibing a hint of vintage aesthetics within the modern day dive watch category is not uncommon these days.
The Croft family which takes its name from famed free diver Robert Croft, does this with a different edge.
With a larger case shape measuring 43mm the Croft is more of a presence than a lot of the current batch of diver watches.
The Croft is built substantially, boasting of a sturdy 316L Marine Grade stainless steel case with precisely calibrated 120 click matte finish aluminum insert bezel.
Its relative heft however belies an attention to detail and antiquated masculine elegance which is evident upon closer inspection of the watch.
An ever so light “ombre” finish is applied across a textured dial helping to enhance a more aged feeling to the watch without compromising performance or readability.
Bold hour and minute hands add more gravitas to the watch but again remain completely balanced in proportion and shape.
Inside, a Miyota Automatic self-winding movement with subdial seconds delivers a dependable, precise read out with a dial layout carefully considered for perfect legibility.
Topping the case is a boxed shape sapphire lens with a ‘cyclops’ date magnifier.
With waterproofed leather strap with vintage edged stitching the watch creates a superb blend of classic style and contemporary performance.
The Croft is now updated with a concise new palette of colour combinations and also the brand is proud to release the first bracelet executions to the family.
With solid 3 link construction, solid deployant with safety lock buckle and extender attachment, the Croft is now available in an execution for an ever more versatile durable wear beyond, beneath or beside the sea.
Miyota 8218 Japanese Automatic 2 Hands with Small Second and Date.
Matt finishing dial with applied rectangular luminous indexes and pencil shape luminous hands.
43 mm diameter, Solid 316 L Stainless Steel Matt Finishing Case with an upgraded scratch resistant Sapphire Lens. Water Resistant to 15 ATM.