NOMOS Glashütte Tetra
NOMOS watches are a German brand that was founded in January 1990, by Roland Schwertner. Situated in the small town of Glashütte, NOMOS Glashütte is the largest manufacturer of mechanical timepieces in Germany. It produces timepieces of different calibers and also makes and designs the movements for all of its watches in-house. NOMOS Glashütte makes almost everything by hand except when the precision needed can only be achieved by the use of machine. Exquisite Timepieces is an authorized dealer of the NOMOS Glashütte Tetra collection. You can find NOMOS Glashütte Tetra watches for sale here.
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Nomos Tetra Watch Collection Review
Nomos Tetra is an exquisite timepiece from the luxury watch manufacturing company, Nomos Glashütte. Nomos has been in existence for a quarter of a century. It has won several prizes over the years thanks to its charming style and functionality. Being a square version of the Tangente, the Tetra watch is unique, edgy, and straightforward. This watch is also available in other versions, including the Neomatik version. This timepiece is robust, incredibly thin, and beautiful, making it the perfect fit for the wrist. The collection has a total of thirteen models, and each can either have automatic or manual movement.
Nomos Tetra Noematik is one of the unique models from the Tetra collection. It has a 46mm diagonal diameter giving it a large and striking appearance. With a stainless steel casing and a sapphire crystal glass, its water-resistance is up to 30m. The watch also functions with an automatic caliber DUW 3001 and the Nomos swing system, which guarantees exceptional accuracy. Its power reserve is up to 43 hours. It has a see-through sapphire crystal case back through which the wearer enjoys the view of the self-winding movements.
The timepiece has beautiful typography, which includes the cyan blue minute markers. Apart from the square galvanized, white silver-plated dial, the watch also has a small circular sub-dial, which features the seconds' function and a red second hand. Its dimensions are 33 by 33mm and a height of 7.3 mm. Straps of this model are horween genuine shell cordovan black leather. This material is smooth and durable.
Nomos Tetra 27 is another elegant timepiece from this German brand. With dimensions of 27.5mm by 27.5mm, the watch is the smallest timepiece from Nomos Glashütte. It has a stainless steel casing, stainless steel case back, and a sapphire crystal glass for the watch face. With the stainless steel case back, the handcrafted manually wound Alpha caliber goes about underneath in secret. The 43-hour power reserve allows the wearer to wind the manual Alpha caliber only once every two days.
The dial, which is white silver-plated with a dash of gray, has cornflower blue hands. Straps of this model are the thick, smooth, and almost indestructible horween genuine shell cordovan black leather. This watch makes for an elegant Nomos square watch because of its chic design and slenderness that enhance the minimalist style of the timepiece. With its small proportions, the watch provides a perfect fit for slender wrists. This timepiece is designed to suit the style and preference for different wearers.
With its existence for a quarter of a century, the Nomos square watch has collected several prizes. It continues winning all thanks to its unique, beautiful form and charming functionality. Nomos Glashütte tetra is a classic collection that comes in different colors. The designs of the dial vary from typography to color. There is also a slight difference in the colors of the straps. With this collection, there's a watch to suit every style and every occasion. There are many variants that one can choose.
The Nomos Tetra 406 has typography that is similar to that of the Tangente timepiece. The unique difference with the Tetra model is the san serif numerals, which give it a more modern touch. The Nomos Tetra watch is highly precise when it comes to its accuracy. The company has been able to combine tradition, skills, and craft of their craftsmen with the latest technology to come up with outstanding timepieces.
Nomos Tetra 29 is another alluring piece from the Tetra collection. This model has two variants, one with the stainless steel case back and the other with the sapphire crystal glass back. The watch is sold in varying colorways to suit different styles. This watch doesn’t have a bezel, but it has Arabic numerals that are carefully placed to fit in the dial of the watch. The timepiece is suitable for both men and ladies, and it makes for the perfect fit for slender wrists. It is water-resistant and has an automatic movement, which can be seen through the see-through sapphire crystal glass case back.
Apart from being an edgy timepiece, Tetra Neomatik 39 has a more sporty appearance. As a robust piece, the watch is sure to attract attention for all the right reasons. With a diagonal diameter of 46mm, this watch makes for the perfect match for robust wrists. This watch is also available in the silver cut and midnight blue options. The Tetra 422 is the one with the midnight blue dial, which provides an excellent backdrop for the neon orange seconds hand and the green minute markers. This timepiece also has the remborde strap, which is only exclusive to the Neomatik models.
Nomos Tetra Azure is one of the timepieces from the Nomos Glashütte petite four series. This model is also available in two variants; one with the stainless steel case back fixed with four screws, and the other with sapphire crystal glass case back. The hand-wound Alpha caliber movements can be seen through the sapphire crystal glass back. This timepiece also has green minute markers and dark red seconds’ hands. Its watch face is scratchproof sapphire crystal glass. The straps of this watch are velour gray leather with an 18mm lug width, which gives the watch a more refined look.
The azure models have a 43-hour power reserve. With this timepiece, the manually wound caliber keeps going with a high level of precision and accuracy. One only needs to wind this handcrafted manual caliber at least once every two days. The beautiful blue color of the dial provides a grand optical illusion at first glance. This model has a water-resistance of up to 30m, meaning the watch is splash-proof. The circular sub-dial of the watch features the seconds' function. Even with its minimalistic look, this watch embodies so much craft, making it a unique timepiece.
The Nomos Tetra 408 is a unique, edgy watch with 29.5mm by 29.5mm dimensions. There are two variants available for this model; the one with the see-through case back and the one with the stainless steel case back fixed with four screws. Tetra 408 is the one with the stainless steel case back. It has a scratchproof sapphire crystal glass as the watch face and a stainless steel casing. This watch has the handcrafted manual Alpha caliber, which keeps running with utmost precision underneath the stainless steel case back.
With a 43-hour power reserve, the wearer only needs to wind it once every two days. The watch is water-resistant up to 30 meters. It has a galvanized white silver-plated dial and tempered blue steel hands. One very outstanding detail of this timepiece is the square sub-dial, which features the seconds' function. The strap material is the horween genuine shell cordovan black leather, just like that of the Nomos Tetra Neomatik 39. All Neomatik watches have the self-winding caliber DUW 3001, which ensures the impressive precision with these timepieces. Depending on the model that one might be interested in, the price of the Nomos Tetra 39 varies. The price range begins at around $2400. This price guarantees you excellent value for your money.
Nomos 406 happens to be the variant of the 408 with a sapphire crystal glass case back fixed with four screws. Through this see-through case back, the wearer enjoys watching the beautiful hand-wound movements of the timepiece. The galvanized, white silver-plated dial also has a square sub-dial which features the seconds' function. Hands of this timepiece are tempered blue steel. With a 43-hour power reserve, it only needs to be wound once every two days. The strap material of this watch is smooth, thick, and durable leather. Its chic and stylish design gives the wrist a flattering appeal.
With Nomos Glashütte, there is something for everyone. The price range of the Tetra 27 begins at $2,000. With the Tetra collection, there is a watch to suit every style and taste. The Nomos luxury watchmaking company has been producing excellent timepieces for decades on end. With crucial attention to the needs and preferences of their potential clients in mind, this German brand has continued to win over many hearts and prizes as time goes by. The company has also been able to maintain its tradition and improve the functionality of its watches by incorporating the latest technology in its watchmaking. The brand brings the form to function.