If I had a time machine to go to any level in historical past, my adventurous spirit would punch within the yr 1969. This was already a interval wealthy with daring exploration, technological innovation, and historic achievement that inevitably led to the fruits of the Area Race with NASA placing a person on the moon. However that wasn’t the one “excessive stakes” race occurring on the time. Watch manufacturers all around the world had been jockeying for place to see who may take advantage of strong software look ahead to explorers foraying into probably the most excessive situations together with the unknown depths of the ocean, mountainous demise zones, and naturally, outer area. Ollech & Wajs was one of many manufacturers that had been most actually within the combine with their very own multi-functional triple register chronograph aptly dubbed the Astrochron.
The Astrochron’s distinctive multi-scale show made it a preferred selection amongst engineers and scientists in NASA’s analysis and improvement lab together with Chief Rocket Scientist, Werner Von Braun, or in any other case referred to as the “father of area journey.” Outfitted with a rotating 12 hour bezel, tachymeter scale on the dial, chronograph timer, and a slew of different engaging software watch options, the Astrochron discovered its method onto the wrists of sportsmen, pilots, and ship officers alike. Lately, Ollech & Wajs has determined to revisit the design and one look will affirm that this isn’t your unique 1967 Astrochron. With the brand new refresh, Ollech & Wajs’ already succesful multi-functional chronograph simply acquired, nicely, extra succesful.