Laco Squad Watches
Laco Durowe watches was founded by Frieda Lacher and Ludwig Hummel in 1925 but was originally named Lacher and Co. The Laco factory, to this day, is located in Pforzheim, a city famous for its jewelry and watchmaking industry. In the early days, the company’s business was smooth. The company designed and manufactured watch cases in Germany, but had Swiss movements installed. Exquisite Timepieces is an authorized dealer of the Laco Squad collection. You can find Laco Squad watches for sale here.
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German LACO is one of those watchmakers with exceptional values, a range of majestic designs, and a history that collectors tend to appreciate – dating back to 1925. They have a rich history of aviator and maritime watches. And the induction of the Laco Squad Collection in the already extensive lineup ushered a whole new perspective on how luxury and elegance are perceived by the world. For Laco Squad watches are not merely timepieces – their existence means a lot more. In such changing times, Laco is producing timeless watches. Attention to detail and the high product and process quality differentiate each Laco Squad watch from others in the market. Tradition and innovation are forged together in devising intricate designs for Laco Squad watches. Supreme quality, robustness, and vibrant design themes have always been the driving force in the developmental process of a Laco Squad watch. Due to a close collaboration with German police forces, fire departments and the German armed forces, the highly skilled watchmakers at Laco accomplished unprecedented watch mechanics and intricate designs.
Laco Squad TUNDRA 861633
The Laco Squad Tundra watch has a characteristic parabolic stainless-steel case. It has its crown positioned at 12 o'clock. This not only protects the crown, but it also eradicates the risk of the crown irritating your skin during heavy activity. A protective steel case surrounds the crown, acting as a safe haven for what can be a possible weak spot in many watches. Tundra has a unique and distinct watch design, with an ever-growing impression on its viewer. This German-made watch is equipped with a high-grade Laco 24 movement, with a hack set feature, a rotating countdown bezel, SuperLuminova treated hands and dial markers, a screwed-in exhibition case back, and a sapphire crystal with an extraordinary anti-reflective coating to maintain a transparent and clearer display at all times. Luxury has always been a hallmark in Laco watches. This very model comes in at a decent diameter of 46 mm. It also boasts an exhibition back. This watch model offers water resistance up to 500 meters. It is available with a matt black rubber dive strap.
Laco Squad HIMALAYA 862106 ($1,130)
A scorpion is laced with characteristics like robustness, versatility and luminous. These are the vital attributes it requires in the harsh conditions out there in the rough, to survive. The same applies to this Laco Squad model, which is best suited for a wide array of applications. The watch’s stainless-steel back is engraved with a symbol of the scorpion: to signify the unique ideology behind manufacturing this model.
Among the four watch models in the lineup, they share the same matte black dial with clear white Arabic numerals as well as the shape of their casing. Depending on the models, they vary in their color accents, with the black, unidirectional bezel, the indices, and the minute hand being covered with luminous Superluminova C3 paint in white, green, blue, or orange. The very idea of stardust shining brightly through the vastness of space resonates beautifully here. The ever-lasting afterglow effect ensures ideal visibility in dim lighting conditions or even in absolute darkness. This is another aspect where the scorpion analogy is fitting: the scorpion produces fluorescent substances that make it visible at night from long distances. Make your presence felt – a hallmark of Laco Squad watches.
With its rock-hard exoskeleton, the scorpion is also remarkably tough and strong for its small size. That is what was the core idea behind this model. The 42 mm diameter watch also resists external influences. This was achieved due to the well-fortified stainless-steel casing. The double-domed sapphire crystal is scratch-resistant. With state-of-the-art anti-reflective coating, reflections are reduced to a bare minimum, thus improving transparency. The watch is waterproof to 30 ATM. The watch is offered with a rubber strap or a stainless-steel buckle depending on the use of the esteemed customers.
The Scorpion watches merge practicality with sophistication. From extreme heights of mountain ranges to the blazing heat of deserts and rough & humid conditions of rainforests, this flexible watch is all set to accompany you on your endeavors in the wild. The name of four models in lineup reflects their purpose, namely Himalaya, Amazonas, Atlantik, and Mojave.
Laco Squad OCEAN 861704 ($2300)
The ocean is a violent yet peaceful phenomenon of nature. From episodes of devastating storms on the surface to the tranquility deep down in the silent ocean beds, the Squad watch resonates with the same core idea. The watch is made up of matt stainless steel with a turn-able bezel. The material used in crafting this masterpiece is second to none. The double-curved sapphire is layered with an anti-reflective coating, ensuring maximum transparency at all times. This watch is all set to endure the hardships of the world outside, yet maintaining a serene and trustworthy internal watch mechanics which will never fail you in the hour of need. And how could it, as this model was developed with close collaboration with the German Army.
It comes in at a diameter of 45.8 mm, with matt black dial coupled with raised Superluminova indexes, Arabic numbers, and a clear white minute hand. The watch is offered in a robust rubber band in black with a stainless steel buckle. This particular model is waterproof up to 100 ATM, making it a strong contender for a group of hardcore water-loving audience. Let's face it, elegance and style are not limited to the dryness of the land. This watch takes your sophisticated persona to the unprecedented depths of the ocean.
Laco Squad ATLANTIK 862108 ($1130)
Versatile as a scorpion. A scorpion has characteristics like robustness, versatility and luminous which play an integral role in its survival. The same applies to Laco Squad “Atlantik”, which is best suited for a wide array of applications. The watch’s stainless-steel back is engraved with a symbol of the scorpion to signify the core idea behind its development strategy.
Among the different models in the lineup, all share the same matte black dial with clear white Arabic numerals as well as the shape of their casing. Depending on the models, they vary in their color accents, with the black, unidirectional bezel, the indices, and the minute hand being covered with luminous Superluminova C3 paint in white, green, blue, or orange. The long-lasting afterglow effect ensures ideal visibility even in absolute darkness. This is another aspect where the scorpion analogy is fitting: the scorpion produces fluorescent substances that make it visible at night from long distances.
The 42 mm diameter watch resists external influences, courtesy to its rock-hard exoskeleton. This was achieved due to the rigid stainless-steel casing. The double-domed sapphire crystal is scratch-resistant. With an anti-reflective coating, reflections are reduced to a bare minimum, thus improving transparency. The watch is waterproof to 30 ATM. The Atlantik merges practicality with sophistication. From extremities of mountains, blazing heat of deserts and rough and humid conditions of rainforests, this flexible watch is all set to accompany you on your endeavors in the wild.
Laco Squad ATACAMA.2 861632.2 ($1,130)
The wind stirs up the wispy sand and the sun’s never-ending rays beat down on you mercilessly. There lay the mighty desert, brown, barren, desolate; the desert with its dreaded sand storms and simooms. The inspiration behind the Atacama watch. High-quality standards and requirements had to be met if the watch of this caliber had to make it to the market. Hence a dependable and consistent mechanical watch resulted from work carried out in close cooperation with German Armed and Special Forces. The Laco Squad model the Atacama is particularly aimed for emergency forces, police, military and those who love to indulge in vigorous outdoor activities.
The screw-down crown was integrated in an innovative way into the watch strap with a double joint to ensure the maximal strength. Due to this, the watch fits snugly onto the wrist. Making it comfortable to wear for extended periods of time. In addition to it, the screw-down crown enables waterproofing up to 50 ATM. The hard-sapphire crystal protects and maintains the structural integrity of the watch. The watch hands, numbers, and indexes are all coated with luminescent Superluminova paint, maximizing the readability in dim light conditions.
Moreover, Swiss-based Laco 24 automatic movement functions perfectly even in the toughest scenarios. The watch dial measures at 46.25 mm. The rotating ring offers a countdown function. This is a handy feature to have when coordinating joint operations. This very watch is best optimized for robust daily use even in most extreme conditions while maintaining simplicity with a distinct design.
Laco Squad SEVEN SEAS 861703 ($2,350)
Each Laco Squad watch is the result of the most stringent demands. Laco Squad “Seven Seas’ is no different. Passion and authenticity were the two core principles behind the blueprint of this model. It combines elegant design with a touch of class. Laco Squad Seven Seas features a matt stainless-steel case with the turn-able round bezel. The classic double-curved sapphire crystal with an anti-reflective coat ensures enhanced visibility in almost any lighting conditions. You’re never left blinded at any angle or position. The dial measure in at 45.8 mm. Protected screw crown at position 9H/10H and antimagnetic crafting materials ensure the foolproof structural integrity. The watch body case, case-back, and crown, all come in PVD black. Giving the watch a uniform yet simple and elegant look. The watch hands are coated with Superluminova paint, with the minute hand being coated in a classic orange Superluminova coat.
The Swiss-based Laco 24 automatic movement means that the watch will hold on, no matter the circumstances. If everything else fails, your Laco Squad watch will still hold its own. Seven Seas symbolizes luxury and comfort like no other. A perfect watch to make a bold statement out in the world.
Wrap Up: Laco Squad Review
Authentic, passionate, precise and accurate – what Laco brand stands for in the modern era of watchmaking. Their claim to quality processed products with optimal functionality and timely design has always existed. Laco sticks to its history. And at the same time look ahead and create innovations that meet the current spirit of the age. A watch is the final piece of the puzzle to complete your outfit. You should feel pumped while wearing a watch. And what better way to go by, than a symbol of affluence - Laco Squad Collection
Laco has now been pushing its business further than ever before. With affiliations to renowned brand dealers around the globe, Laco is now readily accessible to its esteemed customers. Exquisite Timepieces, a US-based watch dealer, is one of them. It is an excellent place if you’re looking to get started with your very own Laco Squad. Their professionalism matches the watch brands they deal in. A perfect place to acquire new branded or pre-owned watches.