By TLex Two Limited Edition dive watches with two completely different color pallets, one in Titanium and one in Steel. The Mission 31 SUB & SUB 1500T Project Aware II - each of them tells its own story, each one with its own distinct look - both are unmistakeably DOXA!
The Mission 31 SUB is a modern Titanium version of the watch that Jean Michel Cousteau and his father wore. It features a new high-tech, light-weight case and bracelet with the strength of stainless steel. It is a 44mm, handmade automatic Swiss watch developed specifically for divers and features a Limited Edition commemorative dial celebrating Mission 31. Approx. 25% of the proceeds of the 331 piece series will be donated to the mission.
Bringing together two Legendary names; DOXA Watches, provided the official timepieces for 'Mission 31' and Fabien Cousteau who set a new submersion record! The Saturation diving marathon was conducted on Aquarius, which is the only undersea marine habitat and lab in the world located in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Follow the link HERE if you haven't already read the fascinating Mission31 interview with DOXA Team Member, Ty ALLEY.
The Limited Edition of 300 pieces has been hand assembled in Switzerland. It has a 45mm x 15mm satin finished 316L Stainless case. Of its many divers features is; a unidirectional rotational divers bezel, constructed of solid Stainless steel with US Navy maximum no decompression limit times (engraved in feet), a Helium escape valve, a scratch-resistant, anti-reflective 3mm domed Sapphire crystal, a screwdown crown and caseback and a water-resistance to a depth of 5000 feet.
It is powered by a high grade 25 jewel self-winding Soprod Alternance 10 Swiss made movement with a hacking seconds function, 28'800 alternations per hour (4Hz) and 42 hours of power reserve. The movement has been decorated by DOXA. It is protected by an Incabloc anti-shock system. Functions inc: hours, minutes, seconds and a quick-set date at 3 o'clock. The watch's hands are a replica of the original 1967 SUB's hands filled with SuperLuminova and featuring the DOXA's iconic dwarf hour hand.
Thanks to the strength of the USD at the moment, Doxa are offering a discount of 15% on all models. Follow the link HERE to order the Mission 31. Follow the link HERE to order the order the Project Aware II.