Draken Field Watch Project is Nearing Completion

NZ based indie watch brand Draken, is getting close to finalising their first Field watch. The Aoraki – which is the Maori name for Mt Cook – is going to be under 40mm across, affordable and assembled in NZ, says the company. Prototype pics show a chunky steel case which will house the Miyota 82…

Draken Tugela GMT Gets an Upgrade

Draken watches in NZ has a heritage model coming back, refreshed for 2022. The Tugela GMT now features a Sellita SW330 movement, sapphire crystal, 300m of depth resistance and comes in three dial colours; sky blue, black and white. It’s on pre-order at NZ$1,125, which is about £580 sterling. The main changes for 2022 are…

Draken Kruger: Cool Watch, Gives Something Back to Nature Too

Draken watches down in NZ have been busy and the result is the great value Kruger model, which is a tribute to the great national park in South Africa. In fact each watch purchase helps to preserve the wildlife there – in particular the endangered rhino – so all good. We love the panda dial…

Draken Launch Benguela 500m Dive Model on Kickstarter at £296

NZ based Indie band Draken are launching a new Benguela dive model on the Kickstarter platform, and the specs look very good for a tool watch. Dive rating is 500m, sapphire crystal, 316 steel case, 43mm. There’s a 120 click unidirectional bezel too, plus plenty of lume in the right places. Three colour options, lovely…