Category Archives: saturation diving

Zinex is dead, long lives Zixen!

Due to a trade mark conflict, Zinex has had to change its name. They reordered the letter to come up with ZIXEN and a new eponomous Web site. In the meantime, the brand has released more watches than one can shake a stick at. And they keep it coming… In the Special Edition collections, they […]

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introducing: Zenton Instruments

TLex of OceanicTime published exclusive pictures of Zenton Instruments’ first collection. The case is rated at 200 BAR (static depth of 2000 meters) and called M45. which I assume is referring to the 45 mm in diameter. The photos published on OceanicTime show three different bezel designs: brushed steel, Pepsi-cola (black & red) and blue. The watch features a […]

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introducing: Essex watches

Editor TLex of prominent diving watch blog OceanicTime has some exclusive information about Essex, a new watch company offering two saturation-diving watches using Swiss ETa movements and built in Germany. «A technical engineer with an eye for style, Rainer Brändlein founded Essex in 2007 as an exclusive watch brand for today’s active gentleman.» Read more […]

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New custom Dwatch dial

OceanicTime is currently giving away Dwatch discount vouchers. Within a year, Oceanictime  editor TLex singlehandedly became a reference  in the niche market of professional and saturation diving watches; and this voucher is a result of the many contacts TLex now has with the industry. Through this special offer, Dwatch is promoting their new Numeric dial with fat Arabic numerals (I suggest to call it “jumbo“), which is either available on […]

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the best resource for diving watches

OceanicTime just celebrated their 1rst birthday last week. Editor tLex does a lot of research and he has managed to gain the trust of small diving watches companies, who regularly keep him updated with exclusive informations. If you’re passionate about independent diving watches companies, we can only recomment to subscribe to OceanicTime’s RSS feed or […]

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