Luminox is a luxury Swiss watchmaker that's based in California. The company is known for its innovative and unique designs, as well as its use of cutting-edge materials and manufacturing techniques. Luminox watches are built to last, with many models featuring a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and water-resistant construction.
Luminox was founded in 1989 by two Swiss entrepreneurs, Henri J.B. Joost and Richard C. Adelson. The company's name is a combination of the Latin words for light (lumen) and night (nox). It's a pretty on-the-nose name, honestly, but definitely one of the cooler sounding brands in the watch world.
Probably the best thing about Luminox is how incredibly affordable they are. We're talking the highest quality Swiss craftsmanship and military-grade functionality that's, for the most part, in the 3-figure range. It's kind of unbelievable.
What might be tied for the best thing about Luminox watches are the reason they're named Luminox - Uncompromising visibility in any environment. But how do they manage that? We're glad you asked.
Luminox watches use a special type of gas light technology called tritium. Tritium is a radioactive isotope of hydrogen that glows brightly when exposed to oxygen in the air. This allows Luminox watches to continue glowing brightly even after being submerged in water or subjected to extreme cold or heat.
The lume on Luminox watches is also much brighter than that of other brands. This is because Luminox uses a higher concentration of tritium in their lume than most other brands. In fact, Luminox lume is so bright and long-lasting that it's actually used by the US military in some of their night vision equipment.
Luminox also uses a unique lume color on their watches. Most brands use a green lume, but Luminox uses a blue lume. This is because blue is the most visible color at night, making it easier to see the time on your Luminox watch in low-light conditions.
The bottom line is that Luminox watches offer unbeatable visibility in any environment, whether you're underwater, in the middle of a blizzard, or just trying to read your watch in a dark movie theater.
All Luminox watches are Swiss made, meaning they're held to the highest standards of quality and craftsmanship. Swiss made watches are some of the most sought-after in the world, and for good reason.
Swiss made watches are subject to strict quality control standards, meaning that each and every watch that leaves the factory is guaranteed to meet a certain level of quality. Luminox takes this a step further by testing their watches in extreme conditions to make sure they can withstand anything you throw at them.
Luminox also uses high-quality materials in their watches, like sapphire crystal and stainless steel. Sapphire crystal is extremely scratch-resistant, meaning your Luminox watch will stay looking new for years to come. Stainless steel is tough and durable, making it the perfect material for a watch that's built to last.
Of course, your mouth is probably watering now at the thought of getting one of these luminous bad boys for yourself. Well, you're in luck. We just so happen to have some really cool Luminoxes in stock, ready to ship. Take a look.
The Navy Seals are probably the most hardcore and effective military force in the world. One look at this stealthy beauty, and you'll recognize that it's been aptly named. This is one heavy-duty utility watch that lives up to the moniker.
The case is made of carbon-reinforced polycarbonate, making it light and tough as nails. It's also water resistant to 200 meters, meaning you can take it diving without a problem. The black dial is clean and simple, with just the right amount of lume to make it readable in any environment without drawing unwanted attention.
Long story short, the Luminox Navy Seal Black Dial Carbon is exactly what you want strapped to your wrist if you're pulling off an underwater night raid on an evil mastermind's secret lair. It's also great for parties or exercise, both of which can be equally exciting/scary in the right circumstances.
We also have this incredibly stunning Navy Seal in all white with a polyurethane strap for missions that take place in the arctic.
Maybe you're really into the idea of these military-grade luxury watches, but you want something that looks a little more formal. Well, you'll love this Atacama Adventurer then.
This is Luminox's take on the classic black dial everyday watch. It's simple, elegant, and perfect for any formal occasion. The black dial is contrasted beautifully by the silver hands and markers, making it incredibly easy to read, and the silver tone stainless steel case is understated with just a hint of edge in the design.
But don't let the formal looks fool you. The Atacama Adventurer is every bit as tough and functional as its military counterparts. It's water resistant to 200 meters and features Luminox's patented self-powered illumination system, meaning it will always be visible, even in the darkest of conditions.
So whether you're headed to a black tie event or an underground casino, the Atacama Adventurer is the perfect watch to have on your wrist. Get yours now and save 35%.
In case you don't know who Bear Grylls is, he's a British adventurer, author, and television presenter who is best known for his show Man vs. Wild. He's also an official ambassador for Luminox, which should give you an idea of just how tough and durable these watches are.
The Air Bear Grylls is the perfect watch for anyone who loves the outdoors. It's water resistant to 200 meters, meaning you can take it swimming without a problem if you find yourself in need of a quick jump in the lake. The dial is complex and intricately detailed with time zone markings along the bezel so you'll never have to worry about where you find yourself in the world.
If you're somebody who goes seeking adventure in all the most exciting places, this Air Bear Grylls is exactly the watch you'll want by your side.