There is no active seconds hand on the watch, which is in fact a feature or lack of feature? Around the perimeter of the sunburst is a minute index in railroad track style that is printed in either black or very dark brown. Not that this is the sole design feature of the watch, but the sudden introduction of hot orange adds a lot of character. Slip that off, and you immediately notice the hot orange interior that was hiding from view: Considering this is a unisex watch that is likely often sold to people with no knowledge or experience with NATOs, I think it was a smart move on their part. At first, it appears to be a relatively plain medium grey box with a Triwa logo in white. Contact Us General Advertise.
Though the watch is primarily plastic, it does not feel flimsy by any means, though I would be hesitant to do anything too physical while wearing it.
Learn more – opens in a new window or tab. So would you prefer Havana Nevil brown or the steel blue nevil, which is in the same design but different colour. The register at 9 is part of the chronograph, measuring elapsed minutes up to 60 minutes.
Zach views watches as trlwa perfect synergy of 2D and 3D design: My one peeve is that they seem to print the model name on each watch.
qatch The leather is supple out of the box, though a bit plastic feeling. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Programme terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab.
I came across Triwa on accident. The hour and minute hands are polished steel straight baton shapes with very mild lume filling. Skip to main content. For one thing, they took the dial design seriously and clearly were looking at classic watches while designing it. Needless to say, I was intrigued enough to write and get a sample for review, which they kindly provided. Back to home page. The register at 3 is a 24hr dial, with numerals at 8, 16 and 24, as well as marks of varying weight for the individual hours.
What this does is put the telltale NATO strap return area under the wrist rather than on the side. Back to home page Return to top. The Nevil is available in various colors, some more masculine than others, but all quite interesting.
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Before diving headfirst into the world of watches, he spent his days as a product and graphic designer. Over them is the eye-catching bright orange chrono seconds hand.
Well, Triwa went for fun and succeeded triumphantly. Secondly, they put a NATO-style strap on it that looks and feels great, adding a bit of ruggedness to the watch as well as encouraging buyers to swap out straps and try different looks.
Images from this post:. The inside of the lid houses the instruction manual, a grey booklet, and behind that another hot orange panel thanking you for your purchase. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.
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By Zach Weiss Though acetate is certainly not as durable a material as steel, or probably even ABS, its unique material properties lend the watch an interesting look as well as a comfortable light-weight. The color variation I received has a silver sunburst face with brown recessed sub-dials running horizontal from 9 to 3. See all condition definitions – opens in a new window or tab A Swedish brand that makes watches, watch straps and sunglasses and presents them with the eye and direction of a fashion brand.
Email to friends Share on Facebook – opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter – opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest – opens in a new window or tab Add to watch list. Triaa a watch that is geared more towards casual watch wearers and not us die-hard nerds, I think it achieves a lot for what it is. Email to friends Share on Facebook – opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter – opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest – opens in a new window or tab.
At first, it appears to be a relatively plain medium grey box with a Triwa logo in white. The box within is the same medium grey on a now textured heavy stock that sits over an inner box. Read more about the condition. The first point of real differentiation between this and a typical NATO is that instead of stitching at various points, such as to keep wtch rings from shifting, they went with small-blackened rivets.
The shape of lomon case itself is quite typical, with a slab-sided cylinder and slender triangular lugs.