The Casio G-Shock Premium GW-A1000-1AER Watch ($520) is the G-Shock for grown-ups. This GW-A1000 model features a quartz movement, large 52mm case, and water-resistance to 20 ATM. Some of the coolest features are its solar powered radio signal reception (Europe, Japan, China, United States) and extreme shock resistance due to impacts, vibrations, and g-forces. It also keeps 12 or 24 hour time, has automatic hand adjustments for different time zones, an automatic calendar, thermometer, and chronometer. Basically everything including the kitchen sink.
If you’re looking for a full-sized everyday watch then you have to take a look at The Runwell Sport 48mm Watch ($675) by Shinola. If you don’t know, Shinola is based near my old stopping grounds in Detroit and they rage against the notion that manufacturing is dead in the U.S. The Runwell Sport 48mm […]