Several watch brands historically came to be within the context of military endeavors. Among those prestigious manufactures is Bell & Ross, which now returns with yet another combat ready timepiece. This new limited edition release further extends their “BR 03-92 Diver” collection, which has seen multiple iterations since its initial launch in 2017. This khaki green hue is sure to attract special individuals with or without a “special forces” background.The iconic square 42mm case is made of matte black ceramic with a solid case back, which has been engraved with technical details and the unique number of each limited edition.Mounted to the case is a rotating unidirectional monobloc bezel in ceramic with a 60-minute scale engraving. The four corners of the case have exposed screw tops that have been blackened to blend with its surroundings.It comes equipped with an anti-shock crown-guard lock and a setting-crown that features an engraving of the ampersand “&” Bell & Ross logo. Plus the watch has been constructed with a soft-iron cage to increase its resistance to magnetic fields.All topped by a thick 2.85mm sapphire crystal, which combined with the screw-down crown make it a legit diver watch. Water-resistance can reach up to 300 meters (984 feet), which exceeds the minimum divers requisite of 100 meters (330 feet).Time is exhibited on a khaki green dial with applied circle and rounded out hour index markers, followed by a ring of black printed minute markings along an inclined rim.The black central hour/minute hands and applied index markers are all outlined in black for more contrast, plus they’ve been filled with a green Super-LumiNova coating for an enhanced legibility. It also includes a discreet tone-on-tone date aperture, placed between the 4 and 5 o’clock positions.An overall classic design with a very functional and legible layout, perfectly suited for true military endeavors; while also crafted with a color-scheme that makes it look good on any urban landscape.
Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Diver Military
The “Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Diver Military” (Ref#:BR0392-D-KA-CE/SRB) is powered by a self-winding mechanical movement, caliber BR-CAL.302 with 25 jewels and 28,800 Vph. Power reserve on this timepiece can last up to 38 hours, when fully wound.Mounted to the watch is a textured black rubber strap, secured to the wrist by a steel PVD-coated pin buckle. It also includes an additional ultra-resilient khaki synthetic fabric strap, secured by a Velcro closure system. This is a limited edition of only 999 manufactured pieces and comes in a water-resistant Pelican box. For more up to date information visit the official Bell & Ross website here.
MSRP: $4,500.00 USD