figure a lot of Kickstarter watches make their cases in China like this one, although this looks very well CNC machined; although would have still preferred Swiss or German made case [nt]

Aug 13, 2019,20:36 PM

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Code 41 Swissmade Automatic - have a glimpse

 By: redcorals : August 9th, 2019-10:36
Not affiliated to AP but an independent endeavour by watch enthusiasts. Found it fascinating and worth sharing. A quick video - ...  

A little more perspective please?

 By: Lankysudanese : August 9th, 2019-10:41
Any relation to the audemars piguet code 11:59? The name, and case design, hint at a resemblance


 By: colton_d : August 9th, 2019-11:26
I recall hearing about them starting on the Kickstarter platform. Nice to see a company actually deliver a finished product coming from that background. Anecdotally, I think they must be doing something right as I received a call from my father-in-law a f... 

you proposed a birth year watch ?!

 By: mahesh : August 10th, 2019-01:26
golden rule Colton, never remind your father-in-law of his age ;-)

Oh I quickly ate my words

 By: colton_d : August 13th, 2019-08:18
I had an omega or longines in mind for him, but he clearly feels something more contemporary is best. I better stick to what they ask of me, giving more grandchildren haha. Best, Colton

Golden rule - always offer a gold watch to an old guy

 By: cazalea : August 13th, 2019-12:36
It’s traditional! If not gold, Other metals are good too. Just not plastic unless it’s a collectible ... 🙂 Cazalea ...  


 By: colton_d : August 13th, 2019-13:24
Those numerals remind me strongly of the 5170 or 5370p - and the needle hands.. wonderful! Looks like a very nicely sized case as well, colour me intrigued. As much as i agree with the tradition of a gold or otherwise sentimental piece, if he eschews a vi...