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The next model from Draken

The next model from Draken

Over the past couple of weeks, I have been working hard on the design of the Kruger pilot chronograph. Design is a part of this job I absolutely love, so it wasn't that hard to find the motivation to work till 12AM most nights.  Chronograph design is particularly...

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Draken Origins – Episode 3: King Shaka

Draken Origins – Episode 3: King Shaka

For the 2021 launch of the Tugela, we've added an exclusive version called the 'Shaka'. No, we didn't name it after the surfer gesture of appreciation 🤙 , but in fact after the legendary Zulu warrior king - Shaka. Who was Shaka? The story of how Shaka came to power...

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Making of the Benguela – The Story

Making of the Benguela – The Story

In the second part of our 'Making of the Benguela' series, we talk about the name and theme of the watch. As many of you know, our brand takes a lot of inspiration from South Africa, but there were a number of events that led up to the formation of the Republic.  The...

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Making of the Benguela – The Case

Making of the Benguela – The Case

Thanks for signing up to receive exclusive updates for our new watch - the Benguela. This is the first of our 'Making of the Benguela' series which will give you some insights into the creative process for our super-deep dive watch. We'll be sharing interesting...

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Partnership with photographer Alex Nail

We’re very excited to announce that we are the official watch sponsor for renowned landscape photographer and adventurer – Alex Nail! We first came across Alex when he captured this incredible time-lapse of the Drakensburg mountains: https://vimeo.com/161198199 Since...

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Field testing the Kalahari on Kilimanjaro

Field testing the Kalahari on Kilimanjaro

One of our customers (thernlund) was generous enough to order a Kalahari for his friend who was climbing Kilimanjaro mountain in March. Unfortunately with the delays in production, we had to send one of the prototypes as a substitute, but the test on the mountain...

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