Published on March 15th, 2017 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
MK I Mechanical, designed for Golf Mk1 drivers?
The MK I Mechanical – Green is the perfect automatic watch for racing fanatics from the sixties era. This limited edition automatic watch is hand crafted to perfection by MOTO KOURE, only 250 fine examples have been made to offer so far. Inspired by the wooden car dashboards of the sixties and seventies, the artistically designed time plate displays magnificent quality of workmanship. Infused with modern horological movement, this automatic watch has a multilayered dial with wooden decorated centrepiece to give it a retro look.
Inside the stainless steel casing, there is a Seiko NE 88 automatic movement that is perfectly reliable for decades to come. The satin finished casing is mated to handcrafted European perforated leather belts sourced from finest tanneries. In addition, the MK I Mechanical – Green can withstand water resistance up to 5 ATM. The sapphire crystal lens with anti-reflective coated glass enables the automatic watch to be viewed from all angles. Superbly designed with the casing allowing you to view as your hand rests on the steering wheel.
MK 1 Mechanical – Specifications
Movement – Seiko NE88
Case dimensions – 40x44mm – thickness 15mm. 316L Stainless Steel
Lens – Sapphire crystal lens with anti-reflective coating
Case back – Solid case back with stamping
Water resistance – 5 ATM
Dial – Multi-layered dial with diamond plated texture – Old Radium SL Lume on the indexes 0.10 mm
Hands – Shiny chrome with old radium SL lume
Push buttons – Stainless steel
Crown – Stainless steel