MKII is located right in my neck of the woods, off the mainline in scenic Wayne, Pa. The company was created by Bill Yao in 2001 and he hasn’t looked back since. MKII specializes in custom and Swiss Made watches sold under the MKII brand. The MKII Nassau Diver Watch ($895+) is one of their most venerable diver watches. Based off of their hugely successful MKII Kingston it features a 39mm case, a matte black no date dial, and an iconic red triangle bezel inlay. It utilizes a high-grade Swiss made movement and Rhodium plated hands for high nighttime visibility. The crystal is a double domed sapphire with an anti-reflective coating on the interior. The Nassau comes with a black Nato band and for $50 more you can get a stainless steel band.
The beautifully refined Omega Speedmaster Apollo 11 45th Anniversary Watch ($TBA) was introduced at Baselworld 2014 and I just might need to add this guy to my collection. The watch celebrates the first lunar landing and its connection to the original Speedmaster. The watch features some interesting innovations such as the black PVD dial which […]