A short history of Bell & Ross Dive watches
Watches of this quality and design do not come about by chance. Bell & Ross have a vast marine expertise. The Bell & Ross Diver watch is the result of a collective experience and many years accumulating a specialist knowledge. A continuous feedback loop incorporating the skill of the Bell & Ross designers and master watchmakers, coupled with the best testers in the world, the end users, many professional users. A short timeline of their dive watch innovation reads like this:
- 1997 – the Bell & Ross HYDROMAX breaks the record for water resistance down to a depth of 11,100 meters.
- 2002 – development of the two-counter DIVER 300 Chronograph
- 2007 – launch of the BR 02 with internal dive time bezel and 1000m water resistancy
- 2017 – the BR 03 range is launched with distinctive square case and a traditional external dive time bezel
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Current model – the BR 03-92
The Bell & Ross BR03-92 Diver is currently available in 4 distinct designs. All are immediately recognisable as Bell & Ross with their iconic square case and cockpit styled dials. The latest model with olive green bezel and bronze case salutes the origins of underwater exploration. The stunning case-back bears the engraving of a 1940s diver. Bell & Ross’ engineers have captured the spirit of the classic military watch and the undeniable style of a diver’s watch.
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Fully Certified Dive Watch
The Bell & Ross BR-03 is nothing short of a fully functional, technically certified diver’s watch. A quick browse over the technical specification leaves no doubt that this watch is up there with the best of the rest. Everything from ceramic bezel, to 300m water resistancy and sapphire crystal anti-reflective watch glass.
Specification (BR-03 Diver Black Matte)
- Movement: calibre BR-CAL.302. Automatic mechanical.
- Functions: hours, minutes, seconds and date.
- Case: 42 mm in diameter. Matt black ceramic. Unidirectional rotating ceramic bezel with 60-minute scale.
- Dial: black. Metal applique skeleton Super-LumiNova®-filled numerals and indices.
- Crystal: sapphire with anti-reflective coating.
- Water resistance: 300 meters.
- Strap: woven black rubber and ultra-resilient black synthetic fabric.
- Buckle: pin. Black PVD* coated steel.
- Certified to ISO6425 Dive Watch standards
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Stunning in Bronze and Green BR03-92
Pictures speak a thousand words so just take a minute to admire the stunning design of the Bell & Ross BR03-92 in solid BRONZE case with army olive green dial and bezel. Their attention to detail is second to none.
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1997 Bell & Ross Hydromax record breaker
With a strong history manufacturing watches for the marine environment. The Bell & Ross HYDROMAX was designed in 1997. The Hydromax holds records for water-resistance down to a depth of 11,100 meters.
The BR02 – 2007
In 2002 the two-counter DIVER 300 Chronograph was developed, followed by the BR02 range that was launched in 2007
In 2017 Bell & Ross made a strong impression in the diving world with the Bell & Ross BR03-92 Diver. Recognizable from a distance the BR03-92 boasts the iconic BR square and functional lines. This watch firmly acclaimed the company’s ability to produce professional underwater instruments.
Bell & Ross BR03-92 Diver
The BR03-92 square diving watch has become a collection in its own right and now expands to include two new versions, the BR03-92 Diver Black Matte and the BR03-92 Diver Green Bronze.
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This is what our shopping partners say about the BR03
“Considered the first ever square shaped diving watch on the market, this striking Bell and Ross BR 03 92 Diver watch meets the ISO 6425 standards with its impressive water resistance of 300 metres. It’s stunning 43mm reinforced stainless steel case is equipped with a screw downed protected crown, a unidirectional bezel and a soft iron movement cage to increase resistance to magnetic field.“
“The Bell and Ross BR 03 92 Diver watch continues to impress with its mechanical automatic movement with powers the hour, minute and second function and the small date aperture at 4 o clock. The bold black dial is detailed with unmissable orange accents and luminescent coated hour and minute hands for easy readability. This extraordinary timepiece with its combination of aviation and nautical inspired design is ready to join you on all your underwater adventures.“