In similarity with the Bauhaus collection, Hugo Junkers developed a close connection with the artists who he knew would best accentuate a specific collection built with the highest German quality. The Dessau 1926 Flatline series refers to the productive cooperation between Hugo Junkers and famous Bauhaus artists like Marcel Breuer. To quote Marcel Breuer, “The good artist works together with the good engineer,” which is evident in this collection.
Junkers watches bring a thrilling era of aircraft history alive and like their role model represent robustness, persistence and a unique design. The Dessau 1926 Flatline series showcases timeless elegance with an everlasting comfort making it suitable for any occasion. What makes this collection unique are the slim watches with a light and comfortable weight that slides smoothly underneath your cuff.
This watch features a silver stainless steel case mounted with screws and has a solid case back with an image of the Junkers W 34 aircraft. The Junkers W 34 inspired this collection with its durable craftsmanship and effective characteristics as it was considered by many to be the most effective aircraft of the 1930s and early 1940s. Therefore, not only does this watch present itself as stylish and elegant, but a significant piece of history is engraved on your wrist when you wear this watch.
With a case diameter of 39 x 7 mm weighing 43 grams, this is the perfect light and elegant watch fit for any wrist. This special case is designed for a slim look. Its water resistance is 5 ATM (50 meters).
The 6334-1 is powered by a Ronda 6004.D Swiss quartz movement with 5 jewels. This movement features hours, minutes, small seconds and a date.
With a 373 Swiss Renata battery, this watch has an impressive 40 month life expectancy, which is over 3 years. Its quartz movement measures at 25 x 2.5 mm thick and has a motor accuracy of -10/+20 seconds/month. Because this is a quartz movement, you don’t have to worry about winding the dial every day as the time is automatically adjusted to start your day.
The 6334-1 watch features a date display located at the 3 o’ clock position and a seconds sub-dial located at the 6 o’clock position making this an intelligent watch. A lot of history is revealed on the pure white dial as it reads, “Dessau 1926” and “W 34” in black as well as the Junkers logo presented at the 12 o’clock position.
This watch features large elegant Arabic hour numerals and small minute numerals in 2-minute intervals. The black filling in the grey outer edge of the hour and minute hands create a prominent contrast on the dial. The seconds sub-dial features a thin black hand separating itself from the hour and minute hands. With all of this information and history, the dial appears to be busy, yet productive.
The hardened mineral crystal frames the white dial creating a slim and solid effect. Mineral crystals are effective due to the fact that they are scratch-resistant, making them tolerant in any situation.
The crown has ridges on the edges to make it easier to adjust the time. It features a solid silver background on the front side.
Its 20 mm brown leather strap with stitching on the sides features a buckle closure, leaving you confident that this will stay secure on your wrist. As this wraps around the contrasting white dial, it resembles a vintage and gorgeous look suitable for everyday use.
This German made watch captures style, durability and history, leaving you with a prestigious and intelligent timepiece.