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Not too long ago I reviewed a Neymar 300M dive watch from Shenzhen Bo Lin Watch Industrial Company Ltd. I still believe the watch is the best $159 NH35 powered dive watch available on the market. The company has recently expanded its line under a new brand, BLWRX.
Reviewing the latest addition to the TACS Vintage Lens collection, the Nato Lens.
Back in June of 2018 I reviewed the Hemel HFT20, part of their HF series. Hemel has recently announced new additional variations to the line under the designation Night Ops Edition.
Vescari launched their first model “Heritage Chronograph” on Kickstarter back in October 2016. Vescari is set to unveil another chronograph collection and this second model “The Chestor” is an adoption to the branding design code and DNA.
It’s a pleasure to revisit Jubileon with their latest offering, the Superellipse Chrono. After the success of the original Superellipse on Kickstarter in 2017, the team has been hard at work on this chronograph version.
Duzu is a new watch brand from Western Australia started by Wayne McCay and his first watch is the Ningaloo Reef. Named after the world heritage listed Ningaloo Reef, located on the northwest coast of Australia, the watch is a standout among microbrand dive watches.
Not sure how long this tradition has been going on, but as far as I know for the past few years, I have seen how Aragon founder & owner, Mr. Wing Liang celebrates his birthday by offering mystery boxes of different value but at an amazing price tag ! It’s like a birthday gift for his fans, followers and existing watch owners too.
I’ve always been impressed with how much dedication Minuteman Watches shows towards supporting veteran causes. They have run a number of support campaigns in the past and this year they have selected Homes For Our Troops to be its 2019 nonprofit partner. That means that a portion of all sales of Minuteman watches for this year will go to help Homes For Our Troops build adaptive homes for severely injured post 9/11 veterans.
Alpha is a Chinese watch company that has been in business over 26 years and specializes in remarkable high value, high quality watches. For this review I have their homage to the legendary Omega Moonwatch.
The Hemel Hydrodurance is part of the new HD series of Marvin Menke’s line of dive watches. To make a dive watch stand out from the crowd and still perform in an exemplary manner is difficult in today’s vast market of dive watches.