Wear Aviation History - Limited Edition Bremont H-4 Hercules Watch
20 November 2019
The finest of British watchmakers, Bremont celebrate the infamous ‘Spruce Goose’, declared a national treasure by the United States House of Representatives, with the launch of the Bremont H-4 Hercules. Howard Hughes stirs mixed emotion but his contribution to aviation is undeniable, at a time of austerity one American defied convention to build the largest aircraft in the world. The Bremont H-4 Hercules Limited edition chronometer salutes this silver flying boat of the 1940’s famously known as ‘The Spruce Goose’
The ‘Spruce Goose’ is a true engineering triumph that pushed the boundaries of aeronautical design paving the way for the large aircraft we use today and did it with style, panache and just a dash of Hollywood!
Limited to just 300 stainless steel, 75 rose gold and 75 platinum pieces, the Bremont H4 Hercules is a sublime fusion of micro-engineering watch design and aviation history. Remarkably the movement of the Bremont H-4 Hercules has an automatic winding rotor incorporating some of the original birchwood veneer that took to the air on that famous flight in 1947. The tungsten rotor features this veneer as four propeller blades, furthermore original aileron fabric from the aircraft’s control surfaces can be found sewn into the English made bridle leather packaging.
Simply inspiring; for more information..https://www.bremont.com/
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