Bernhardt Binnacle Watches

American watchmakers have experienced a real resurgence in the last few years and leading the charge is brands like Bernhardt Watches with their fantastic line up of timepieces which includes one for the adventure lover in the shape of the excellent looking Binnacle Watch. Bernhardt Watches are the brainchild of Fred Bernhardt Amos who was born and raised in the small industrial town of High Point, North Carolina, and the inspiration for the watches comes from his family’s long lineage of manufacturing in the region.

The Binnacle Watches from Bernhardt are a really fine example of the calibre of their timepieces and it really isn’t difficult to see why this range is one of the American watchmaker’s most popular to date. For any man wanting a striking, functional and, above all, affordable dive watch for 2020, we know where we’d go here at Coolector HQ. With prices for the Binnacle Dive Watches starting at $259, it’s hard to believe you can get such a well made and impressive watch on your wrist for under $300. After a watch this Christmas? Look no further.

Dive Right In

There’s something above dive watches that we often gravitate towards here at The Coolector and that’s especially true when their as brilliantly crafted and aesthetically pleasing as the Binnacle Range from Bernhardt Watches. There are plenty of different dial colours and designs to choose from within the Binnacle collection so you’re sure to find one that tallies perfectly with your own sense of style and dovetails with the rest of the pieces in your EDC line up.

The Binnacle Dive Watch from Bernhardt Watch (from $259) is billed as being robust and hardwearing enough to weather a hurricane and boasts a design which is iconic enough to worn for any occasion or event. The overriding objective of the Binnacle Dive Range of Watches is simple but noble – namely, to deliver a respite, a sense of stability to help brace oneself against the high seas of life and, from what we’ve seen from the different timepieces within this collection, it’s mission well and truly accomplished.

When you consider you can get one of these Binnacle Dive Watches on your wrist for under $300 this festive period, it’s hard to believe the excellent calibre of the materials and components used in their crafting. Some of the stand out elements of these watches include an impressive Miyota 8215 automatic movement, 316-L surgical stainless steel case with built in end pieces and a 200 metres water resistance that will ensure your adventures in the deep blue sea go by without a hitch.

Heavy Duty Watches Built For Adventure

We’re big fans of the no nonsense approach of the Binnacle Dive Watches from Bernhardt here at The Coolector and for any man wanting to add a striking watch to their collection that doesn’t break the bank but performs admirably beneath the waves, this would be our top pick. You’ve got plenty of different options to choose from within the Binnacle range so you’re going to find the ideal one for you.

There is an abundance of neat little design touches to the Binnacle watches to be appreciated which includes the Super Luminova hands and indices, engraved numbered case back, sapphire crystal glass with date magnifier and a signed screw-down crown to name but a few. The real icing on the cake, however, is the price and with these exemplary watches being yours for under $300, we fully expect them to be positively flying off the shelves this Christmas.

Leo is the owner of The Coolector and writes about the stuff he loves. And some stuff that he merely likes.