Info on the new Malvern Aviator

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Info on the new Malvern Aviator

Post by Hans »

Here's some news about the Malvern Aviator!

"...We are homing in on B5 but nothing has been decided yet….The movement will of course be the Eta 2842-2 as that is how the case/dial have been engineered.

The case will be a dull brushed finish

The movement will have a customised rotor/ cote de geneve /pearl polish and rhodium finished with blue screw

The crown will be slightly enlarged and reshaped.

Strap is to be black calf or buffalo (TBC and) and metal bracelet version..."

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Post by Warhol »

Well, it's certainly nice that it's an automatic watch.
I like the one with the REALLY BIG nummerals.
It's a pity though, that the watch looks quite a lot like the Malvern.
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Post by Hans »

Well, maybe it looks like a Malvern, because it is a Malvern!! :)
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Post by El Tiempo »

What qualifies a watch as an aviator? Simply a style or function? The chrono looks kinda cool.


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Post by MYND »

I am digging the fact that it will be an automatic watch again, with a beautifull movement!
I like the simple dial models, not the overdone ones. Would love to see a prototype just like the Peregrine.

Great going Chris.
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Post by DavidM1 »

Looking great. I like the subtle use of red and the hands look very elegant. I think I prefer the smaller numerals and lighter lume colour but it would be good to see larger pics of them all. Is the dial layered like the Malvern? I imagine so and expect it would work very well. Good stuff!
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If I were to vote on a preference it would be for C (the one on the left). The others are too small (at least fore my eyes) to make an assessment.
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Post by Warhol »

Hans wrote:Well, maybe it looks like a Malvern, because it is a Malvern!! :)
Well, in that case, I like it a whole lot. I prefer the most left of B.
I hope the movement is a bit different from the normal Malvern, think about a different finish or a differently decorated rotor.
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Question to Hans and Chris. In Group C (the middle and right watch), what is the purpose of the grey marker half way between the numbers?
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Re: Info on the new Malvern Aviator

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Hans wrote: The case will be a dull brushed finish
This is a good idea! Less scratch-prone then the polished one.
The movement will have a customised rotor/ cote de geneve /pearl polish and rhodium finished with blue screw
Very interesting! Looks like it's going to be a beauty. Anymore details on that?
The crown will be slightly enlarged...
In my opinion, this may be a pretty good idea too.

As for the pictures, the Left-C is the one I like most.
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Post by Lyon »

If A1 is the proposed black dial Malvern Auto and it comes with a chrome or brush finish ss strap, I for one will order it right now!! :D