H-4 HERCULES STEEL LE
A unique timepiece containing original parts of H-4 Hercules, which flew on Howard Hughes' historic Novemeber 2nd 1947 flight.
Bremont BWC/02 automatic with 25 jewels, Glucydur balance, Nivarox CT balance spring.
Highly efficient double reverser bi-directional winding mechanism to achieve 28,800bph and 50+ hour power reserve.
Galvanised NAC (Nickel Anthracite Coating) balance cock, barrel bridge and train bridge.
Four bladed propeller rotor constructed using birchwood from the H-4 Hercules fuselage.
Stainless steel case with 24 hour GMT and Bremont Trip-Tick case construction.
43mm, height 14.40mm, lug width 22mm.
Screw-down crown. Sapphire crystal. Matt black/dark brown metal dial with polished applied indexes, polished nickel/rose gold hands with Super-LumiNova.
Anti-reflective scratch resistant sapphire crystal.
Water resistant to 10 ATM/100 metres.
Vintage leather strap with pin buckle to compliment case material.
Limited to 300 Stainless Steel pieces.