BREMONT TOWNHOUSE 2022 WATCH RELEASE
For six years, Bremont has given up attending the annual Baselworld watch fair, opting instead to host its own luxury watch fair. The event, dubbed Bremont Townhouse, follows the British brand debuting its latest collection and a new limited-edition launch at their newly built manufacturing facility, The Wing. With an exclusive access event, we are delighted to present to you at Horologii all the new Bremont Townhouse 2022 watch releases...
BREMONT SUPERMARINE WR-22 CHRONOGRAPH Last year, Bremont was announced as the official timekeeper and watch partner of the Williams Formula 1 team, and now the first official timepiece to be launched as part of the partnership has arrived, the Bremont Supermarine WR-22 Chronograph which features a sporty panda The chronograph dial, inspired by the colours and codes of the racing team, includes a white metal base plate, a snail-patterned black chronograph counter, a red chronograph second hand and electric blue hands on the chronograph counter. The case sits on the wrist and is 43mm in diameter, featuring a stainless steel design, bidirectional rotating bezel, ceramic tachymeter insert, 200-meter water resistance, and a choice of black nubuck leather strap or steel bracelet. The BE-53AE self-winding movement provides a 42-hour power reserve and can be seen on the back of the display case and on the custom-decorated rotor with the Williams racing logo. In addition to releasing the Bremont Supermarine WR-22 Chronograph, the brand has also launched a Bremont Williams Box Set of 45 pieces. To learn more about these watches, you can read our full review of the Bremont Williams watch collection here.
Case: 43 mm, stainless steel, black ceramic insert bidirectional bezel with tachymeter scale, 200m water resistance, exhibition case back, sapphire crystal Dial: White metal with black snailed counters, Superluminova hands, red chronograph seconds Movement: BE-53AE chronometer automatic, 27 jewels, Glucydur balance, Anachron balance spring, Nivaflex mainspring, 28,800bph (4Hz) 42-hour power reserve, custom decorated oscillating weight, central hours/minutes/seconds, small seconds, Chronograph with 30-minute counter and 12-hour counter with sub-counter, date Strap: Steel bracelet or black nubuck leather
BREMONT SUPERMARINE S502 Jet Launched with brand ambassadors Jason Fox and Aldo Kane, the new Bremont Supermarine S502 Jet collection draws inspiration from high-stakes military night operations, featuring an anti-reflective black DLC-treated 43mm case and matching black dial. The dial also displays GMT and date functions, using Bremont's vintage '51' lume. The black ceramic bezel features fill markers. Superluminova, and the app's index and pointer. Burnt orange GMT hands further enhance legibility. When it's not secured to your wrist by a black rubber or leather strap, the Bremont S502 Jet showcases a beautifully decorated case back with the collection's trademark Supermarine Seaplane engraved on it.
Case: 43mm, black DLC stainless steel, black ceramic insert unidirectional bezel with 60-minute index, 500m water resistance, closed case back, sapphire crystal Dial: Black metal, burnt orange GMT hands, Superluminova coating, 24-hour index ring Movement: BE-93-2AV automatic movement, 25 jewels. Glucydur balance, Anachron movement balance spring. Nivaflex mainspring, 28,800 vibrations/hour (4 Hz), 42-hour power reserve, hours, minutes, seconds, date, GMT Strap: Black rubber or leather
BREMONT SUPERMARINE CHRONO JET
Designed under the same frame as the S502 Jet, we also welcome the new Bremont Supermarine Chrono Jet watch as part of the Bremont Townhouse 2022 event. Inspired by military night missions and designed and tested by two former Special Forces operators and brand ambassadors The case follows Bremont's signature design, with a height of 15.8mm, a rarity among sports chronographs, and a diameter of 43mm, Screw-down crown, screw-down chronograph pushers and bidirectional rotating bezel with sintered ceramic insert. Has a 24-hour scale. Like its predecessor, the Bremont Supermarine Chrono Jet also features stunning bronze hands with a Superluminova coating, and an open caseback to showcase the BE-93-2AV self-winding movement with a 42-hour power reserve.
Case: 43mm, black DLC stainless steel, black ceramic insert bidirectional bezel with 24 hour markers, 200m water resistance, exhibition case back, sapphire crystal Dial: Black metal, gold-plated hands and indexes, Superluminova coating, white counters, red GMT hands Movement: Calibre BE-93-2AV automatic winding, 25 Jewels, Glucydur balance, Anachron Balance spring, Nivaflex mainspring, 28,800bph (4Hz), 42-hour power reserve, GMT, hours, minutes, central chronograph seconds, small seconds, 30-minute counter, 12-hour counter, date Strap: Black rubber
BREMONT ARGONAUT Bronze Our long-awaited design, Bremont has finally launched a bronze version of their Argonaut watch. The Bremont Argonaut Bronze is part of the British watchmaker's Armed Forces collection, a tribute watch to Her Majesty's Armed Forces, and the Argonaut is built for the Navy. Bronze is perfect for water, is deeply rooted in naval tradition, and provides wearers of luxury watches with unique wear resistance as the case develops its own natural lustre over time. The case retains all specifications of the previous generation in stainless steel, with a diameter of 42 mm, water-resistant to 300 meters, an internal rotating bezel operated by the crown at 4 o’clock, and the screw-down caseback decorated with the collective Heraldic Badges of the three services . The Bremont Argonaut Bronze is available in two dial colours, a black military dial or a blue navy "sargassum" dial, both with Superluminova bronze hands, matching hour markers and a red pointed second hand. With bronze pin buckle.
Case: 42 mm, CuSn8 bronze, internal rotating bezel, 300 m water resistance, engraved closed case back, sapphire crystal Dial: Black or blue dial, bronze hands and indexes, Superluminova coating, red tipped seconds Movement: BE-92AV self-winding movement, chronometer, 25 jewels, Glucydur balance, Anachron balance spring, Nivaflex mainspring, 28,800 vibrations/hour (4 Hz), 38-hour power reserve, hours, minutes, seconds ,date Strap: Black or blue canvas
BREMONT SUPERMARINE DESCENT II Bremont's first limited-edition diver's watch was the Supermarine Descent, and now, in homage to the original, the Bremont Supermarine Descent II. Designed in line with the Supermarine 500 series, this rugged addition is housed in a 43mm case in aerospace-grade titanium and bronze, the latter appearing on the unidirectional rotating bezel. Thanks to an automatic helium escape valve, a crown protector and thicker sapphire crystals on the front and back, the Bremont Supermarine Descent II watch can explore depths of up to 500 meters. Through the back is the BE-93-2AV self-winding chronometer movement with a 42-hour power reserve and GMT function, shown on a black dial. The bronze hands ensure instant legibility and the filled bronze indexes contrast with the Superluminova, and the GMT hands are blued to match the blue rubber strap. The Bremont Townhouse 2022 edition is also available with a black rubber strap.
Case: 43 mm, aviation-grade titanium, bronze unidirectional rotating bezel, 60-minute index, 500-meter water resistance, exhibition case back, sapphire crystal Dial: black, bronze hands and indexes, Superluminova inlay Movement: Calibre BE-93-2AV automatic winding, chronometer, 25 Jewels, Glucydur balance, Anachron balance spring, Nivaflex mainspring, 28,800bph (4Hz), 42-hour power reserve, hours, minutes, seconds, GMT, date Strap: Black or blue rubber
BREMONT AIRCO JET It's been a while since we've seen a new addition to the Bremont Airco collection, a line of classic three-hand aviation watches that debuted in 2017. The collection is dedicated to the roots of military aviation and the earliest British military aircraft manufacturer Aircraft Manufacturing Co.". Presented at the Bremont Townhouse 2022 exhibition, the British manufacturer introduced with the first black DLC-coated case of the collection A modern design, named Bremont Airco Jet in the center, black dial opted for a classic style, white Arabic numerals, green Superluminova inlaid hands and subtle red accents. Fits smaller wrists, case size 40mm with contrasting Conspicuous steel crown, case back and pin buckle. Through the sapphire crystal case back is the BE-92AV self-winding movement with a 38-hour power reserve. The Bremont Airco Jet comes with a khaki green canvas strap.
Case: 40mm, black DLC stainless steel, 100m water resistance, exhibition case back, sapphire crystal, screw-down crown Dial: Black, white Arabic numerals, Superluminova hands, red tipped seconds Movement: BE-92AV automatic movement, 25 jewels, Glucydur balance, Anachron balance spring, Nivaflex mainspring, 28,800bph (4Hz), 38-hour power reserve, hours, minutes, seconds, date Strap: Khaki Green Canvas
BREMONT DAMBUSTER LIMITED EDITION Last but not least, on our Bremont Townhouse 2022 watch release list is the Bremont Dambuster Limited Edition as part of a collaboration with the UK Ministry of Defence, the design celebrates the Lancaster bomber's first service in 1942 and its subsequent 80th Anniversary of the Dambusters Raid in 1943. The Bremont Dambuster takes its design cues from military watches from this period and features a single-button movement, aviator-style hands and a "51" retro luminous set on a "Dirty Dozen"-inspired black military dial. Turning the watch over reveals a further tribute, with the closed caseback emblazoned with the coat of arms of Avro Lancaster and Squadron 617. The caseback also features the callsigns of 8 Lancaster bombers that never returned, namely: " "Sugar", "Charlie", "Apple", "Zebra", "Baker", "King", "Simple" and 'Mother'. Bremont Dambuster Watch This is an edition we are excited to experience firsthand and review in depth , so keep your eyes open.
Case: 42 mm, stainless steel, water-resistant to 100 meters, engraved closed case-back, sapphire crystal Dial: Black, white and vintage Superluminova, red seconds hand, matt black chronograph Movement: Calibre BE-51AE Automatic Chronometer, 27 Jewels, Glucydur balance, Anachron balance spring, Nivaflex mainspring, 28,800bph (4Hz), 48-hour power reserve, hours, minutes, central chronograph seconds, small seconds, 30 minutes Chronograph, date Strap: Black canvas