This is the Skywatch Chronograph, a good looking Swiss quartz chrono, for under four hundred bucks. Skywatch offers their chronograph in one size, 44 mm, made for both men and women. They also offer a 3-hand timepiece, in two sizes, 38 mm and 44 mm.

The case construction is stainless steel (brushed) with a uni-directional epoxy bezel (similar look to a sapphire bezel). Protecting the dial is a domed mineral crystal. Solid steel case back. Water-resistance is 100 meters.

The dial is black with Superluminova markers and hands. Functions include hours, minutes, seconds and chronograph. At 3 o’clock is a small second indicator. Chronograph hours are displayed at 6 o’clock, chronograph minutes at 9 o’clock and chronograph seconds via the central seconds hand. Date display at 4 o’clock. Chronograph pushers 2 and 4 o’clock on case flank.

The strap is made of premium Italian sailcloth with a nubuck leather lining (super comfortable), brushed steel buckle and double signature blue loops.

Retail $395

Jason Pitsch
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Jason Pitsch is the Founder of Professional Watches. He appreciates good design and engineering in everything from architecture to automobiles to cameras to clothing. Yet his focus for the past decade has remained consistent on covering just one type of craftsmanship: watchmaking.