This section is for reviews of rare limited edition watches from popular brands like Victorinox Swiss Army, Lum-Tec and others. There is often a lot of pride behind owning a limited edition because you know that you have a special watch. We will also focus on the stories behind the watches. If you have a question that you want to be answered, please contact me.

Fortis Blue Horizon Limited Edition watch with brown sunburst dial floating over Earth

MEET THE WATCH: Fortis Blue Horizon Limited Edition B-42 Aviatis from BaselWorld 2014

By | Automatic Movement, Chronograph Watch, Fortis Watch, Limited Edition, Valjoux 7750 Movement | No Comments
This will be the first Fortis watch to appear on the Watch Hunter site. I have always wanted to own a Fortis ever since I learned about the Cosmonaut watches that they produced back in the 1990s. Those Cosmonaut watches were true space watches having been picked for Russian crew members of extraterrestrial voyages and long-term orbital space station missions.… Read the rest
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The compressor style of watch with 2 crowns often appears when internal bezels are used

CALLING ALL OWNERS: Victorinox Swiss Army Air Boss Mach 4 Limited Edition Watch

By | Airboss Watch, Calling All Owners!, Limited Edition, Mechanical Hand Winding Movement, Pilot Watch, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | No Comments
As a continuation of the CALLING ALL OWNERS SERIES, I would like to send out a loud “HELLO” and invitation to owners of the Victorinox Swiss Army Air Boss Mach 4 Limited Edition watch. If you own this watch, then you are in a very elite group because there are potentially only 50 of us.… Read the rest
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CALLING ALL OWNERS: Victorinox Swiss Army “Air Force One” Limited Edition Alpnach Chronograph

By | Alpnach Watch, Automatic Movement, Calling All Owners!, Chronograph Watch, Limited Edition, Pilot Watch, Valjoux 7750 Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | 2 Comments
If you’ve ever had a limited edition watch, then you might wonder who else owns the same model. Having collected a fair number of Victorinox Swiss Army limited editions, I thought it would be fun to track down other owners of a few of my rarest watches.… Read the rest
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The SeaPlane rendered in all stainless steel for an industrial look. Photo: cytochrom

MEET THE WATCH: Yamaha MT-01 Motorcycle Limited-Edition Mechanical Watch by Victorinox Swiss Army

By | Limited Edition, Mechanical Hand Winding Movement, SeaPlane Watch, Unitas Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | No Comments
I might be considered a boring guy. I don’t really view television, but spend most of my spare time reading about watches, writing about watches and searching (you guessed it) for watches. While this may seem a bit obsessive, it is entertaining nonetheless.… Read the rest
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The Airboss Mach 4 Limted Edition has a ompressor style case with 2 crowns on aftermarket NATO strap

MEET THE WATCH: Rare Victorinox Swiss Army Airboss Mach 4 Limited Edition

By | Airboss Watch, Limited Edition, Mechanical Hand Winding Movement, Pilot Watch, Unitas Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | No Comments
Only 50 of the Very First Airboss Mach 4 Limited Edition Watches Were Produced Some watches are mysteries, even to their owners. This was initially the case with my ultra-rare Swiss Army Airboss Mach 4 Limited Edition. Only 50 were made, but I have only sighted 3 confirmed numbers in the series.… Read the rest
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A loose Swiss Army Airboss Mach 6 Limited Edition Dial. Photo: www.ipreferanalogues.com

WATCH SLEUTH: The Mystery of a Loose Dial from Victorinox Swiss Army’s 2008 Airboss Mach 6 Power Gauge Limited-Edition

By | Airboss Watch, Automatic Movement, Chronograph Watch, Limited Edition, Pilot Watch, Power Gauge Watch, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch, Watch Sleuth | No Comments
What you are looking at here in all its complicated manufacturing glory is a loose dial from Victorinox Swiss Army’s 2008’s ultra rare, limited-edition Airboss Mach 6 Power Gauge, model #241308. The dial was created for a relatively small run of watches that look like nothing else that Swiss Army has ever made.… Read the rest
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Yep... Another photo of the Airboss Titanium Chrono by Stephen McGee.

WATCH SLEUTH: Mysterious Date Wheel Dots on the Victorinox Swiss Army Titanium Airboss Chronograph Limited Edition

By | Airboss Watch, Automatic Movement, Chronograph Watch, Limited Edition, Pilot Watch, Valjoux 7750 Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch, Watch Sleuth | No Comments
The titanium Swiss Army limited edition Airboss chronograph is no stranger to this blog. It has appeared several times in different articles including “A Rare Pair of Titanium Airboss Watches…” and “Strap Swap for Titanium Airboss…“. This is one of my favorite watches that I personally own.… Read the rest
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MEET THE WATCH: Victorinox Swiss Army Limited Edition “Air Force One” Alpnach Watch with the Presidential Seal

By | Alpnach Watch, Automatic Movement, Chronograph Watch, Limited Edition, Pilot Watch, Valjoux 7750 Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | 2 Comments
Swiss Army made a private edition watch for Air Force One. It shows the Air Force One / Presidential seal.It’s the United States presidential debate season leading up to elections so I wanted to give an update on a watch that is related to the President… but more specifically, his gigantic flying headquarters when away from the White House.… Read the rest
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