Montana-based bagmaker Mystery Ranch is known for its tough, versatile packs, many of which are used by the U.S. military and wildland fire crews. Drawing inspiration from that history of service, the brand teamed up with Timex Japan to make a special edition field watch. It features an all-black design and a 24-hour dial, as well as a red seconds hand that aids in legibility. The watch comes affixed to a strap made from the same webbing material Mystery Ranch uses in some of its packs. It’s also accompanied by a Cordura carrying case made by Mystery Ranch. Despite Mystery Ranch and Timex being American companies, this is a Japan-exclusive timepiece, but you can get your hands on one through a proxy service.
Buy products from Japan is notoriously difficult. If you utilize a proxy service like ZenMarket, From Japan or Dejapan, you can buy exclusive goods without the headache. Here’s how. Read the Story