The term field watch implies timepieces designed for land-based operations and adventures. While that is true, there is so much more to explore about this style of watch. If you have a question that you want to be answered, please contact me.

Victorinox Swiss Army BaseCamp camouflage Prototype is a one-of-a-kind. Photo: modified from eBay

MEET THE WATCH: Victorinox Swiss Army Prototype Camouflage Base Camp Watch from 2004 for Sale by Ex-Employee

By | Base Camp, Field Watch, Prototype, Quartz Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | No Comments
eBay can be considered the world’s largest hunting ground for treasure seekers, no matter what we are looking for. Seasoned watch sleuths like me can still get surprised at the variety of timepieces available. Seeing how I consider myself a Victorinox Swiss Army specialist, I thought that I had seen almost every model that they had produced.… Read the rest
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Grail watch acquired... the Victorinox Swiss Army SeaPlane Chrono is fun and funky!

STRAP SWAP: My Victorinox Swiss Army SeaPlane Chronograph is Future-proofed with a Rare Stainless Steel Bracelet

By | Chronograph Watch, Field Watch, Quartz Movement, SeaPlane Watch, Strap Swap Series, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | 2 Comments
In previous articles, I wrote about my love for Victorinox Swiss Army Sea Plane watches. I will not rehash the bulk of that information here, but you can check out all my reviews and history of the SeaPlane watches at Swiss Army SeaPlane Watch Series.… Read the rest
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I.N.O.X. Torture test

WATCH DNA: Building a Stronger Victorinox Swiss Army I.N.O.X. Through Extreme Testing

By | Field Watch, INOX Watch, Quartz Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch, Watch DNA Series | No Comments
Is the Victorinox Swiss Army I.N.O.X. your next adventure watch? For those who follow the Watch Hunter blog, you know how big an advocate I am for the Victorinox Swiss Army brand and the watches that they sell. I think that Victorinox Swiss Army has a well-deserved reputation for making a quality watch at a fair price, and isn’t that what we all want?… Read the rest
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The Victorinox Swiss Army SeaPlane Chronograph had applied indices, a guilloche dial and brightly colored hands

MEET THE WATCH: Victorinox Swiss Army SeaPlane Chronograph

By | Chronograph Watch, Field Watch, Quartz Movement, SeaPlane Watch, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | No Comments
It almost seems inevitable that Swiss Army created a chronograph model of their quartz SeaPlane watch. This is standard practice for watch makers to make 3-hand and more complicated chronograph versions of the same model because customers want variety. In total, the SeaPlane series had two quartz 3-hand SeaPlanes, one quartz chronograph SeaPlane, and one hand-wound mechanical SeaPlane XL and a limited edition mechanical SeaPlane XL in conjunction with Yamaha Motorcycles.… Read the rest
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MEET THE WATCH: Victorinox Swiss Army Metallic Green & Titanium Limited Edition Ground Force Automatic 24794

By | Automatic Movement, ETA 2824-2 Movement, Field Watch, Ground Force Watch, Limited Edition, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | No Comments
Coincidentally, I am publishing this a little after St. Patrick’s Day, which is the “holiday” in America with green beer, sassy red heads, and dudes in leprechaun suits. Nobody would dare to pinch me while I am wearing this flashy green Limited Edition Ground Force Automatic watch probably from 2005.… Read the rest
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