MWC P656 Tactical Series Watch with GTLS Tritium Quartz (Date)
The robust 300m water resistant MWC Tactical Series of watches were specifically designed for marine, surface and airborne applications, they are manufactured to surpass U.S W-46374F Type 6 specifications, these watches were ordered by a bulk contract client and are based on designs made in the mid 1990’s but with multiple upgrades, one of the original watches appears in the final image, the main improvements are the solid stainless steel case (the 1990s watches were carbon fibre), water resistance being increased by a factor of 10 from 30m to 300m (99ft to 1000ft) and the addition of a screw down crown and heavy duty screw caseback etc. The bezel has high visibility numerals and the dial is also very clear and easy to read even under adverse light conditions. The watch uses Swiss Tritium GTLS (Gaseous Tritium Light Sources) which are significantly brighter than any conventional luminous watch.
The timepiece features a high quality Ronda high precision Quartz Movement (Ronda caliber 715li) designed to withstand high G-forces which has an incredible 10 year battery life as well as an end of battery life indicator. The watch is water resistant to 30 ATM (1000 ft/300m).
The dial features a radioactive tritium symbol.
- Diameter Excluding Crown 42mm
- Diameter Including Crown 44mm
- Lug to Lug 49mm
- Crystal Diameter 32mm
- Water Resistance 300m
- Luminous Material: Super Luminova
- Ronda 715li with 10 Year Battery Life
- Screw Down crown and caseback
- Hardened Mineral Crystal
- Thickness 14mm
- Strap: 22mm US Pattern Military Webbing Strap