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Designing a Watch from Scratch

By August 7, 2019 Exhibition, Nº 1968, Pre-order

Designing a Watch from Scratch

What’s this? Designing a watch from scratch and building the prototypes in front of our followers…

Nº 1968 prototypes landed at Silverstone Classic!

7 months hard graft on the new collection, and you wait until you see them in the flesh! Plenty of awesome shots and videos incoming.

We’d like to thank everyone who visited our exhibition over the course of the weekend. You made it a truly unforgettable event. See you next time.

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Reviewing the Prototypes

A first for us, Sam sits down to discuss designing a watch from scratch whilst reviewing initial prototypes for this year’s release: The ’68. These were built by Jon in front of our follower’s at this year’s Silverstone Classic.

Take a look at each watch up-close and learn more about the decisions we’re making during the 12 month process from design to delivery (we decided to keep in the outtakes as the security alarm going off twice was too funny to not include. Video does contain mild blasphemy).

Now he does talk A LOT in this and the video is rather long (for which there are no apologies on both fronts) so in case you miss anything:

Follow Bear Industries. You’ll be hearing tonnes more about our collaborations with Mark in the future.

We are donating all proceeds of the one-of-a-kind watch to our chosen charity: Mission Motorsport. They’re accomplishing incredible things.

We are also partnering with the great folks at F1000 this year.

Subscribe to the newsletter he mentions right here: http://bit.ly/wt-author-newsletter

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Final Orders!

The deposit scheme runs until Thursday, 12 September 2019. This purchase is a deposit (non-refundable) of £50 to reserve your specific Nº 1968 watch. This is the same day the £50 deposit scheme on pre-orders closes.

Each deposit acts as one entry to win #1 of 3 from THIS Nº 1968 WATCH COLLECTION. Winner will be drawn live at 13:00 (UK) Friday, 13 September 2019.

The remaining balance (of the pre-order price) will be required by Thursday, 12 September 2019. Remaining balances fulfilled after this date will not be eligible to take part in the live draw.

New items will only be available at the full pre-order price from this date until Thursday, 31 October 2019 (save £50 on full purchase across the range).

Nº 1968 will begin shipping end of November 2019. Track it’s development across our social media accounts.

All customers will receive a formal reminder message in September relating to remaining balances. Paying the balance will guarantee the watch purchase, November delivery and entry to the live draw broadcast live on Facebook.

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