007 Project Spin-off(s)
Initially the idea was just to do one watch, but in the end... well you
Alternating minutes and hours to combine the 12h and timer bezel. It's
made from glossy green Alucorex and
the depth of the color is stunning. Most of the time it looks night
black, but with the right angle the green just jumps out.
Figure: Green bezel
The SNK649 donor watch got the dial and hands from the diver resulting
in a tiny cute little diver....
Figure: Microdiver based on
A friend of mine is a professional rescue diver and he needed a diving
watch. My plongeur hands didn't fit the sub dial, but they do work
great on the stock SKX007 dial.
Figure: Ari's SKX007 Diver with
modified plongeur hands
An idea had been haunting me for some months - what if I machine the
bezel to be completely plain, i.e. no inserts, no grip and no rotation?
After the assembly of the "micro-diver" the decision was clear- an
SKX007 bezel found itself attached to
Figure: My original Flieger 007
+ another case being prepared for JD