Kickstarter has long remained a first port of call of ours here at Coolector HQ when it comes to finding great new watches to invest in and it never lets us down. It has come through for us once again with these ace looking Nº 1973 Automatic Watches from British watchmakers, WT Author, which have taken the crowdfunding platform by storm and are entering their final week of funding now so move quickly if you like what you see.
The WT Author Nº 1973 Automatic Watches on Kickstarter are limited to just 100 pieces in each colourway and this new mechanical wristwatch collection crafted by WT Author is a mighty impressive addition to any horology aficionado’s collection. They assemble bespoke products full of character, meaning and originality and this shines through in the Nº 1973 series of timepieces. With prices starting at £350 (which is £150 off the final price), now is the time to move if you want to bag yourself a bargain.
Limited Edition Watches
WT Author is an independent designer and watchmaker that crafts limited edition, handmade watches from their workshop in Shropshire, UK. Their latest release, these Nº 1973 Automatic Watches, are amongst their most visually vibrant and impressive to date. This series is named after the year the iconic G10 NATO strap which was issued by the British Ministry of Defence. It introduces the renowned diving aesthetic to the watchmaker’s growing collection of timepieces that so far includes examples of military, aviation and racing.
The WT Author Nº 1973 Automatic Watches on Kickstarter (from £350) is an automatic and hand wound mechanical wristwatch with a quick date setting, 24 hour sub-dial display, unidirectional rotating bezel and exhibition back. Each stainless steel timepiece head measures 45mm diameter × 49.5mm length (lug-to-lug) × 14.45mm depth (including lugs) and is tested to 20 ATM (200m / 650ft) water resistance so will be fit and ready for any underwater adventures you have afoot.
Available in five different dial colours – Black, Orange, Blue, Green and Yellow – you’re sure to find one that suits your timepiece tastes. The Nº 1973 Automatic Watches from WT Author uses a calibre Nº 8217 movement which is both an automatic and hand wound mechanical movement, assembled using only parts manufactured at Japanese plants. It is produced in-house by high-speed automatic assembly lines and undergoes strict quality checks so the accuracy and performance is second to none. After a classy new watch for your wrist? Head on over to Kickstarter to get this one from WT Author for an unbeatable price.