Dive Watches

Behind the curtain using the Oktopus Frogman

The males of Fromandskorpset (the Frogman Corps) regularly risk their endures worldwide missions. How can we design a watch worth these males? Where did their bond all begin?

Searching back, the particulars in our first contact are not so fascinating - I came back a skipped telephone call while awaiting a flight ticket. It’s no daring raid to save hostages, but fundamental essentials humble origins of the exciting collaboration.

Girard-Perregaux for Gucci Dive XL Watch Hands-On

Gucci and the Sowind Group (that produce Girard-Perregaux watches) are both part of the larger PPR luxury group. This familial tie allows for unique creations such as this Gucci version of the well-known high-end Sea Hawk diver from Girard-Perregaux. With the Gucci name on it and a redesigned case, the timepiece is simply called the XL Dive, or sometimes just "Dive." Interestingly, from a price perspective, it opens up a bit below the Girard-Perregaux model, so let's see how it pans out.

Porsche Design P’6780 Diver Watch Review

The Porsche Design P'6780 Diver watch is a fantastic timepiece for those able to appreciate what it does and where it came from. For everyone else, it will be just another pretty, albeit strange diving watch with a popular name on the dial. While I believe there are still plenty of Porsche Design P'6780 Diver watches out there, I am unclear about the future of this model, since recently Porsche Design severed ties with their former production partner Eterna.

Diving Key Largo Marine Sanctuary With A Citizen Promaster Aqualand Depth Meter Watch

Dive Watches

The Citizen Promaster Aqualand Depth Meter has existed in evolving forms for many years as a popular dive watch choice for those looking to measure their depth as well as the time under water. As an amateur diver and watch lover, I make use of my dive/tool watches to actually dive.