The A-13A Pilot Watch is a tool, it serves the sole purpose of telling the time in the most accurate, reliable, legible way possible. Both as a timepiece and as a chronograph. It is designed to be robust and to keep out dust and water; it’s made to last. We also think it has an added bonus: it looks cool as hell. But then, purpose-built things usually do.
ETA 251.264 quartz central minute counter chronograph movement
Morellato cordura/kevlar strap with signed buckle
DOUBLE COATED SAPPHIRE
MORELLATO CORDURA/KEVLAR STRAP
SCREW-DOWN, SIGNED CROWN
BRUSHED STAINLESS STEEL CASE
The highest grade AISI 316L stainless steel, sapphire crystal, military grade cordura/kevalar strap and exacting fit and finish ensure that you will enjoy your A-13A for years to come.
more than words
Dear all I would like to share with you my quest for the "perfect pilot watch" that is giving me quite of a headache. I have been flying for fun since I was 18 and I had the luck to have very nice watches at my wrist, but unfortunately none of them were close to my own idea of The Perfect Pilot Watch: the aircraft clock A-13A.
Fantastic. I can't believe that in all the decades of aviation chronos [no one has] pursued a central minute chrono. Thankfully we live in a time where one dreamer can make something like this happen. In the words of Guy Gagnier: "No dream is too big, no dreamer too small”.
In February 2016, Milan-based Paolo Fanton [...] planned to make a pilot watch, modeled on his favorite aircraft clock–the A-13A. Plenty of people say they’re going to do something. Fewer actually do it. But the pictures prove that Paolo was better than his words. [...].