Pre-Order Borealis Adraga in CuSn8

AeroDynamik

Master Apprentice WIS
I decided to try a thinner black strap for a change of pace. It looks great but the tang on the OEM buckle is too wide for the holes in this strap. Time to find another buckle in bronze or rose gold-122712281229
 
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brentb65

Apprentice WIS
Mercedes hand does make it look like an explorer homage. I think sword style hands similar to seiko sarg009 would look great on this watch.


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winhansse7

Perfect Apprentice WIS
Any hands will be looked good except mercedes hand. I don't hate Mercedes hand but not on this watch. I personally prefer original baton hands because hours marks have frames to wrap around and that's why borealis chosed this metalic hands style. It's just my opinion and I think I will get what ever hands coming except Mercedes.
 
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brentb65

Apprentice WIS
I was out of town for over a month and came home to find my Adraga type C waiting for me. Thank you for creating such a beautiful watch.
 

winhansse7

Perfect Apprentice WIS
White lume isn't the brightest but looks really crisp and true to white in person.
 
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watchingwatches

Master Apprentice WIS
Maria and Carlos have my vote for the stainless black and white dials to have the Mercedes hands. It would be fantastic to have a quality movement as well, e.g. 2824-2 or 9039/9015. In sum, I'm not an homage watch guy, but I know that Borealis can outdo all others with an Explorer homage. It would look and feel great on the wrist IMHO. There's something about the simplicity of the Explorer that makes an homage seem right; whereas, a GMT or Sub homage would feel so much less so.
 
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