Deck watches were primarily designed to identify a place. Often these were produced for military use for the infantry or artillery. For use sometimes under extreme conditions, a solid case design and a precision heavy duty watch movement was of particular importance. These new deck watches are homage to the traditional sleek watches of the 1940s.
Zeno Oversized 8558-6-A1 Special
Therefore this watch has an extra large observation glass case back, thus captivating the beautiful but sleek pocket watch movement. The Swiss watch movement has been produced since the 1950s and is used by various, well-known watch brands. The large watch movement, the manual winding pocket watch movement Unitas 6498, has a power reserve of up to 50 hours, blued stainless steel screws, 17 red ruby bearing jewels and a classic Incabloc shock protection system. The sleek, matt stainless steel case has been used for more than 20 years for the renowned Pilot Oversized watches.
The watch is available with various robust leather straps or optionally also with a solid stainless steel strap.