The Swiss have always placed great emphasis on three qualities; Punctuality, Precision, and Practicality. No wonder that products like watches and Swiss army knives are the main reflection of this country’s rich heritage.
When it comes to precision watches, Wenger always takes its place in the echelon of the finest Swiss made time pieces. Since its establishment in 1893, with the backing of Victorinox, Wenger has firmly established itself as the prime maker of genuine Swiss army knives and watches. Focused on elegance, these time pieces follow the same principle the company applies on their multipurpose knives – these creations should manifest both beauty and should be equipped with a variety of multi-function outdoor uses.
So what makes Wenger so special with regards to the watches they produce? Besides their company’s focus on functionality and fine craftsmanship, Wenger also takes into consideration the budget point of view of the consumers. Value for the money, durability of the product, and a lifetime of contented users are a few pointers that Wenger offers all of its loyal customers.
So if you are into functional yet fashionable, Wenger watches are sure to be the perfect companion in your everyday activities. Whether it is a leisurely walk in the park or your most rigorous mountain trek, the Swiss Army knife of watches will always ascertain precision right at your wrist.
With this in mind, here are 3 of our top picks from the various lines of Wenger swiss military watches.
1. Wenger Swiss Military “Commando” Watch 79304C
This is one of Wenger’s most popular watches in terms of its design and functionality. The Commando comes in a 40 mm casing and 20 mm leather strap. Its rating of 100 meters in water resistance is adequate enough for our even the most unexpected of circumstance (say you accidentally jump in the pool while taking your morning coffee). Its rugged physique gives the wearer the feel of precision instruments worn by military men. Its dial window material type is mineral which is good for scratch resistance. The leather strap offers the wearer elegance and is versatile whether you plan on using this in the office or on your daily workout. Leather gives you the freedom of natural composition and is not prone to breakage like normal rubber straps. Its case material is stainless steel which means its hypo allergenic and is safe to use even if subjected to high acidity levels. It only weighs 9.60 ounces and best of all, its movement is made of Swiss quartz which gives the assurance of accuracy and durability in whatever circumstance the Commando is subjected to undergo. .This watch is also backed up by a two year warranty by Amazon via Asurion (instead of the manufacturer).
2. Wenger “Zurich Blackout” Watch 79265
Black will always be beautiful. With this in mind, Wenger presents you the “”Zurich Blackout”. Its case is 43 mm wide and the strap is 22 mm. This is rated water resistant at 100 meters, and its dual window material is synthetic sapphire which is one of the best materials for everyday rugged use. Its bezel is unidirectional and like its casing, made out of stainless steel. Its weight of 2.3 lbs gives the wearer a solid feel on the wrist, and the three sub dials functions respectively as a second hand, a 10th-second timer, and a 30-minute timer. Its movement is made of Swiss quartz, which perfectly matches the rugged aesthetics with durability. The genuine black leather straps gives off the organic feel when worn. On its face is functional date display, and the black bezel is detailed with luminous dots for great visibility even in the dark. Because of its slick and elegant looks, this watch will surely be a head turner and will compliment any outfit you may wish to rise up to any occasion. This watch is also backed up by a two year warranty by Amazon via Asurion (instead of the manufacturer).
3. Wenger Swiss Military Field Dark Brown Leather Chronograph Date Men’s Watch 79013
Simple yet elegant – these two words perfectly describes this watch. The white color of its face complimented by the slick contour of the stainless steel casing gives its wearer the aura of sophistication. Its case size is 43 mm and is strap size is 22 mm. This watch is also given the rating of 100 meters water resistance and its dial window material type is synthetic sapphire. Due to its slick yet classy look, this watch can easily be mistaken as a $500 watch. The well contoured chassis feels good on the wrist complimented by its fine leather strap. The hands and markers around the face is designed to illuminate well in the dark And as an added bonus, the special features of this watch are the chronograph, the second hand, and it also functions as a stop watch which fulfill its promise of “simple yet functional”. All in all, if you are looking for something which would bring the “wow” factor immediately at face value, this watch would not disappoint. This watch is also backed up by a two year warranty by Amazon via Asurion (instead of the manufacturer).