Luminox the Sea Turtle is known for its pioneering use of self-powered illumination technology. This is Luminox’s latest watch targeting customers who love the great outdoors.
Trusted and requested by elite forces around the globe, Luminox has earned a reputation for toughness, durability and visibility
Specs & Features
Origin: Swiss Made Always Visible: Constant glow for up to 25 years Size of case (diameter): 44 mm Function: Time Date Water resistance (meters, feet, ATM): 100 / 330 / 10 Movement: Swiss Quartz Case material: CARBONOX™ Bezel: Uni-directional rotating Case back: CARBONOX™ screw on Crystal glass material: Hardened mineral crystal Crown: Double security gasket, crown protected Strap / bracelet: Webbing NATO style Lug width: 22 mm Case height: 12 mm Weight: 45 g
Lifestyle Shop is an Authorised Distributor of LUMINOX watches in Australia.
Tried and tested, Luminox watches come with endorsement of the world’s most elite fighting force – US Navy Seals. The brand has also been contracted to supply watches to Singapore Air Force, US Coast Guard, NY City Police Department and various special military regiments of the world.
Sea Turtle is Luminox’s latest watch aimed for consumers who love the great outdoors.
This particular model features a rugged, non-reflective lightweight black carbon fiber-reinforced composite case, uni-directional bezel with elapsed time indicators, black dial with light green hour and minutes markings, white date window at 3 o'clock, tritium hands and hour markers that are guaranteed to glow day and night for 25 years without any external charging or light source.
All Luminox watches have been carefully checked and are in perfect working condition. It is warranted, by the company shown on the back of the certificate, for a period of two years from the date of purchase
Every wristwatch has been tested for water-resistance, which is covered under the warranty provided that it has not been subjected to any improper handling or accident and the glass, crown and push button(s) have not been damaged.
Luminox Brand Story
1989 Luminox (Lumi is latin for light while Nox is Latin for night) was born in 1989, driven by a commitment to offer cutting-edge luminescence and readability in its line of high-performance sports watches.
Since then, we refer to the illumination technology in the Luminox watches as the Luminox Light Technology (LLT).
1992 The officer in charge of procurement for the Navy SEALs, Nick North, together with the Luminox founder, Barry Cohen, worked to develop a watch specifically for the Navy SEALs and the Navy SEAL watch was born
1994 After Luminox provided the watches to the SEALs, more elite units contacted the brand directly, including the U.S. Coast Guard, New York City Police Department, Singapore Air Force, Special Military Forces Israel and many other law enforcement groups.
1998 Luminox was approached by U.S. Air Force pilots flying the F-117 Nighthawk™ Stealth fighter jet. This initial contact turned into a worldwide license agreement to produce Lockheed Martin timepieces.
2002 The U.S. Bobsleigh and Skeleton Teams win six medals during the Salt Lake City Olympic Winter Games. The teams wore co-branded Luminox Navy SEAL Colormark watches 3051 and 3957.
2003 Luminox opens its first mono-brand store in Tokyo. Luminox now has four mono-brand stores in Japan.
2005 Luminox creates the first Lockheed Martin SR-71 Blackbird™ Limited Edition timepieces.
2007 Launch of the Navy SEAL Colormark 3051 Series — the evolution of the original Navy SEAL timepieces — soon to become the best-selling series of Luminox watches.
2008 Luminox expands its presence globally to more than 50 countries and becomes a truly global brand.
2009 Luminox partners with counter terrorism expert and undersea explorer Scott Cassell. Cassell is a dive professional and relies on Luminox watches as part of his essential diving gear.
2010 Luminox is proud to introduce its 50 bar (500 meter / 1500 feet) Deep Dive Automatic Series — Essential Gear for serious divers and a certified watch for use by professionals — complying with the strict and extremely high standards of ISO 6425 for diving watches.
2011 Launch of the first Luminox RECON series with the Point Man 8820.
2015 Luminox initiates the Luminox Special Operations Challenge (LSOC): honoring its heritage, Luminox partners with retired Navy SEALs to offer civilians the chance to train like a Navy SEAL for a day.
2017 New Swiss-Made law: The new Swiss-Made law came into effect as of January 2017 and all Luminox Watches continue to fulfil the new SwissMade regulations
2018 Luminox continues to combine cutting edge technology, forward-thinking design and extreme performance.