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Jan 8

Luminox F-117 Nighthawk 6400 Series

Created during the last decades of the 20th century, by Barry Cohen, a visionary American entrepreneur, Luminox is currently, a widely appreciated watchmaking powerhouse, internationally known for the impeccable quality, distinctive sporty design and impressive functionality, of its horological products.

The story of the brand, which once again, proves that necessity, is the mother of invention started with a visionary man, who realized, that for succeeding in the elitist world of today fine watchmaking industry, innovation is the key of success. He acknowledged that there are individuals who need watches, which provide long-lasting, powerful luminosity, like professional military, divers or people who suffer from eyesight decay, and conceived the ideal product to satisfy their needs.

He implemented a revolutionary, Swiss-made, illumination system, which turned Luminox into the main supplier of the US Navy SEALs, and of other US important military organizations, but it also which proved to be a remarkable public success.


Over the years, the brand experienced a privileged partnership with the exhilarating world of military aviation, and released countless sophisticated models, especially created to serve in the line of duty with US Air Force pilots. Inspired by the silhouette of the F-117 Nighthawk Jet, the brand brought another remarkable addition to its emblematic Luminox Air Watch Collection- the new Luminox Air F-117 Nighthawk 6400 Series, a powerful line, which emanates strength and masculinity.

The models feature robust black PVD-coated stainless steel cases, measuring 45 mm in diameter, which incorporate a sporty looking fluted bezel, screw on winding crown, equipped with crown guards, and a steel screw-down case-back, which provides a good resistance of 200-meters beneath the sea’s surface, making the models the perfect choice for an impassionate diver.

As far as the dials are concerned, the models reveal a sporty minimalist design, nicely completed with Arabic numeral hour markers, and luminescent indices, along with hours and minutes hands, which confer an eye-pleasing intense green mint colored luminescence; the 12 o’clock position is marked by an additional dot, which confers a distinctive orange light.

At the heart of the distinctive models of the Luminox Air F-117 Nighthawk 6400 Series beat high-quality quartz movements, which ensure central hours, minutes and seconds functions as well as a small date function located at 3 o’clock position.

In addition, we have to mention that the models of the series accommodate the revolutionary Luminox Night Vision Tubes guaranteed to provide up to 25 years of reliable intense luminescence; they embrace the wrist with sporty black rubber straps, and have an approximate price tag of $700.00.

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