The true magic, of course, is the titanium case which weighs a mere 57g. If you’re not constantly staring at it, you might even forget it’s even there. Like all watches from the brand, the titanium used here is treated with a proprietary Ultra-Hex coating which protects the timepiece from oxidization and scratches. The new case design is an attractive one that mixes brushed planes with polished chamfers and bevels. While it maintains the overall angular appearance of past models, there is a decidedly different swoop to the case sides...
Off the Cuff: RZE Endeavour
The RZE Endeavour is back in stock with an entirely new selection of colourways. The popular titanium diver--originally launched this past summer--looks reenergized in Medallion Yellow, Azure Blue, Hunter Green, and Rescue Orange (featured here). Beyond the dial, little has changed. And that's a good thing.
Off the Cuff: Namica Shirahama Dive Watch
Namica is a new watch brand from Japan, and they are hoping to make a splash with their first release: The Shirahama Classic Diver. Shirahama refers to the local white sand beach in Izu, where the watches were conceived and designed. And if you are anything like me, one look at this colourful dial has you imaging warm summer days, sunshine, and lazy afternoons at the water's edge.