Stieglitz I

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AUD$359

The watch at a glance

  • Made in Switzerland
  • Movement: Ronda 517 (Swiss Quartz)
  • Warranty: 4 Years
  • FREE worldwide shipping
  • Buy with confidence: 30 day returns (full refund)

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Key Points

The Focke Wulf FW44 Stieglitz Watch has a 42mm case with tapering brushed lugs in a PVD (Physical Vapour Deposition) high grade stainless steel plated case. It features black Arabic numerals, a multi language day-date function, and black hour and minute hands along with a red tipped sweeper second hand that are offset against the Alpine white dial. With a single crown (controlling time and day-date), the tidy case is topped with high grade K1 mineral crystal with sapphire coating for added strength, clarity and durability. The brushed case plate is engraved with the Focke Wulf logo, and the PVD plated buckle also features the Focke Wulf name.

Inspiration

The Focke Wulf Stieglitz watch is inspired by Focke Wulf FW44. This aircraft was designed under the supervision of Kurt Tank, Focke Wulf’s daring chief designer and test pilot. It was perhaps the aircraft that established Focke Wulf as a serious contributor to the German aviation industry. Considered to be the ‘German Stearman’ the FW44 was a conventional biplane with open cockpits for two pilots seated in tandem. Equipped with a Siemens Sh 14 radial engine, it first flew in 1932 and was adopted as the primary trainer for the emerging Luftwaffe. Produced in large numbers up to 1940, it was sold (and produced under license) around the world. A delight to fly, it was an excellent aerobatic and sporting aircraft that won numerous awards throughout its operational life.

Focke Wulf FW44 Stieglitz in flight

Warranty

We stand by our products with a 4 year international warranty. This is backed by a network of authorised repairers across the globe.

Precision is at the heart of our products. Our watches are assembled and tested in Switzerland, blending traditional watch making skills with modern practices. This guarantees the build of each watch, ensuring that we remain compliant with the regulations set by the Swiss Federal Council for Swiss made watches.

Shipping

We provide FREE international shipping. Our products are hand packaged and shipped via international couriers from our centres in the UK and Australia.

Buy with confidence – if you’re not 100% happy with your purchase, you have 30 days to return your watch to us (in original condition) for a full refund.

Specifications

Case material Black PVD Plated High Grade Stainless Steel
Case dimensions 42 mm
Glass K1 mineral glass with sapphire coating
Water-resistant up to 50 M
Dial Colour Alpine White with Super-LumiNova highlights
Strap material Black Rubber
Special Features Day – Date Indication (English and French)
Movement Type Ronda 517

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  1. Justin Smythe

    Got the watch yesterday and am super impressed. I like the no fuss display. The day and date has English and French. Not sure why they didn’t have it English and German? The rubber strap is nice. I go fishing a bit, so no concerns about getting a leather strap wet.

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