The new watch line are dedicated to the 5th anniversary of the World Record of Lithuanian-Ukrainian expedition achieved bottom of the Krubera-Voronia cave – also known as “Everest Underground” – the deepest cave in the World (2197 meters). During the 2-week’s expedition all speleologists checked time in the dark by VE watches with tritium tubes ( see video from the
Expedition here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1gibgLbvsXE)
All watches have the following basic parameters: • Stainless steel 48mm x 17.5 mm watch case with unidirectional rotating bezel. • Water resistance – up to 200 meters. • Hardened K1 crystal with anti-reflective coating. • Screw-in case back and crown. • Photo from the Krubera-Voronia cave on the case back. • 16 Swiss made tritium tubes on the dial and hands for permanent dial’s illumination. • Weight – 150 gr. • Each watch comes with leather and silicon straps and new VE Multitool – with fork and screw-driver for VE straps replacement, ceramic knife and tritium tube. Whole set is packed to original VE dry box. Automatic line: Japanese Seiko Epson YN84 automatic movement with the following features: • 24-hours indicator at 6H. • Shock absorber device for balance staff. • 21.600 vibrations/min.
Movement: S.Epson YM8J Quartz