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REDEFINING LUXURY WATCHES by Gentleman Warfare

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Level one early bird pricing Sold Out. Scroll down on the rewards for level 2!

STRETCH GOAL 1 REACHED!!!

Instructions for Limited Edition Engraved V1-Gent:

New backers: Simply pledge for the Limited Edition Engraved 1-Gent  Option. It is $325

IMPORTANT NOTE!!!

If you already backed a watch on or before 11/5/16 all you have to do is add $30 to your original pledge! 

 

GOAL: $65,000 Reached

We are adding Swiss Superluminova to the tip of the hands. This will not change the design and add the functionality of Lume!!!

ABOUT THE V1-GENT

A Stunning Automatic Luxury Watch constructed from years of experience made available at a fraction of the price with our pre-selling model. Created by Ilan Srulovicz Founder of Egard Watch Company and Gentleman Warfare.

 

 

 

 

 

My name is Ilan Srulovicz. I designed my first timepiece for my father years ago as a Tribute to him for all the things he did for me growing up. Timepieces are far more important than just being functional jewelry. They serve as markers of the most important memories and people in our lives. They can be carried on for generations among family members. My father and I both are both the team behind this new timepiece entitled the "V1-Gent" under our new brand Gentleman Warfare. We have years of experience in all aspects of watch design in production and are truly proud of the quality and look of this piece.

There are key elements that make a timepiece a worthwhile investment. Craftsmanship, Quality and Uniqueness. All of the above were carried out in the creation of the V1-Gent. 

A masculine luxury timepiece, attractive enough for both men and women. Ladies if you are looking for a cool masculine watch this is it. 

 

Each component of this watch has been thought out to the greatest extent. From the case construction to the dial design.

Prototype after prototype allowed us to obsessively craft a meticulous piece that feels incredibly sturdy in the hand and on the wrist. No element was left unchecked. The V1-Gent come with a 2 year warranty to ensure your confidence in knowing these pieces are of the highest quality.

 

 

Dimensions:

Case Diameter: 45mm

Case Thickness: 11mm

Total Watch Length with Strap: 245mm

Strap at Lug: 24mm

Strap at Pinhole: 22mm

Go Automatic or Go home! 

The V1-Gent is an Automatic timepiece. It is equipped with a Miyota 82S7 Japanese Automatic Movement which winds off the movement of your wrist. No batteries needed! 

The Miyota 82S7 is a versatile stable movement that was slightly modify to create a look that was outside the framework of normal timepieces. The Subdials were switched for disks which gives the V1-Gent a slick and high end appearance often not seen. The movement also shows the beating heart of the movement on the dial and through the caseback. 

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Why we chose Sapphire Crystals with Anti Reflective Coating!!!

 

 

The V1 Gent finds a happy medium of case size by maintaining wrist presence and yet still feeling comfortable and classy on the wrist.

We use AA grade plating which is far higher quality than the standard method of plating. This will protect the watch from the plating wearing off over time or from impact.

The case size itself is 45m, and with it's Lugless design the timepiece fit beautiful on the wrist. The case is slightly curved on the bottom to conform to your wrist. 

The caseback displays the automatic movement’s beating heart as well as information along with your individual serial number marking your piece as yours and yours alone.

The Dial is a multi Layered, Multi Textured Masterpiece which allows the timepiece to do what it was meant to do… STAND OUT. The subdial disks along with the three dimensional quality of the dial allow it to be unique while still being easy to read and clear. 

 

Early Bird Pricing level 2 $265. Only 40 of each available at this price!!! Retail pricing will be $400

Select which V1-Gent suits your personality. There are 5 different choices all drastically different in both plating and dial choices. Each one is listed as a Reward for pledging. Retail value of $400 USD.

His & Hers level 2- Early Bird Pricing $495. Only 495 of each available at this price!!!

Get any two V1-Gent Watches of your choice for only $495 USD. Retail value of $800 USD

 

 

Ilan Srulovicz design and built his first timepiece for his father. That creation would spawn in to Égard Watch Company which has focused on creating unique limited production luxury timepieces. The same craftsmanship and  dedication that went in to Égard timepieces goes in to Gentleman Warfare Timepieces. Gentleman Warfare is a new passion project to design pieces that fit a different model and look that can appeal to those who appreciate unique design, incredible quality all at an affordable price.

 

 

Be a part of the Gentleman Warfare family and help make this watch a reality!

 

Risks and challenges

Production is guaranteed. We have decades of combined experience in the manufacturing of timepieces and our prototypes are already done and quality tested. We will do everything we need to in order to meet deadlines while not compromising quality in the process. Our only goal is to provide our backers with a timepiece they are truly pleased with no matter what it takes.

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    Upgrade to the engraved limited edition of the V1-Gent for only 30$.

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    Early Bird 1 - V1 Gent Classic

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Classic Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

    The Classic Edition comes with a Brushed Steel Case and White Face

    Retail will be $400 USD get it now for only $250 USD a fraction of the cost. Only 10 available at this pledge level

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    Early Bird 1 - V1 Gent Aqua

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Aqua Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

    The Aqua Edition comes with a Brushed Steel Case and Blue Face

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    Early Bird 1 - V1 Gent Stealth

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Stealth Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

    The Stealth Edition comes with a Brushed Black Case and Black Face

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    Early Bird 1 - V1 Gent Allure

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Allure Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

    The Allure Edition comes with a Brushed Black Case and Black Face and Rose Gold Bezel

    Retail will be $400 USD get it now for only $250 USD a fraction of the cost. Only 10 available at this pledge level

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    Early Bird 1 - V1 Bronze

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Bronze Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

    The Bronze Edition comes with an Antiques Bronze Case

    Retail will be $400 USD get it now for only $250 USD a fraction of the cost. Only 10 available at this pledge level

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    Early Bird 2 - V1 Aqua

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Aqua Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

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    Early Bird 2 - V1 Bronze

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Bronze Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

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    Early Bird 2 - V1 Classic

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Classic Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

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    Early Bird 2 - V1 Stealth

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Stealth Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

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    Early Bird 2 - V1 Allure

    Don't miss your opportunity to be among the first to receive the Incredible V1-Gent Allure Automatic Timepiece at a fraction of retail. Free shipping in the US!!!

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    Limited Edition Engraved 1-Gent

    The limited edition V1-Gent is now available. Gorgeous engraved case and limited edition numbering on back.

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    Early Bird 1 - His & Hers

    Double up and save even more!

    Get any two V1-Gent Timepieces of your choosing. We will follow up via e-mail to confirm your choices. Free shipping in the US!!!

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    The Entire Collection

    Receive one of V1-Gent of each color including the Engraved limited edition model. A total of 6 pieces at $225 per piece.

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