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By TLex Obris Morgan have had a new divers model in the works for the past 9 months. The Explorer will be their first new release of 2013. It aspires to have a higher level of finishing and spec. than PREVIOUS models.

Its 316L Stainless steel case will be available with either a bead-blasted, satin brushed or DLC finish and will be fitted with an automatic HEV (helium escape valve) making it suitable for SAT diving.

The watch will be powered by a high frequency (28,800 bph) Japanese made Miyota 9015 caliber, which has an accuracy of +/- 10 sec/day.

It will be secured by a 316L Stainless steel movement holder. The hands and dial markers will be filled with C1 SuperLuminova.

Further features of the watch include: a Solid 316L Stainless steel screwdown caseback and crown, a 120 click-type uni-directional divers bezel, a Sapphire crystal with single sided anti-reflective coating and a water-resistance of 20 ATM / 200 meters.

Dimensions include : a 32mm dial aperture, 42mm diameter (exc. crown), 12mm thickness inc. caseback, 51mm lug to lug and 20mm (drilled) lug width.

HERE are a couple video (for geeks) profiling the Explorer prototype CASE and its BEZEL. Stay tuned for more soon!

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