I am really happy with what came in the mail today; my new Vaer C3 Korean Field solar watch. I have been interested in this watch for some time, but they were sold out. I finally got the notice that they were re-stocked and ordered one. Very classic look to the dial.
I threw it on a Barton canvas strap. The 20mm lug width is one small niggle; they really should be 18mm on a 36mm watch. It looks like the Orient Mako II does with its 40mm diameter and 22mm lugs, just a bit off in proportion. Despite this, I think it looks great on my 7.5" wrist. It has great lume as well.
It also has an engraved case back commemorating the Korean War.
Overall, a great looking field watch with domed sapphire crystal treated with AR, 100M WR, and a screw-down crown.
I've been collecting for a few years and have a decent collection of mostly budget and entry-level watches with a few mid-tier watches. I consider myself a lucky watch enthusiast, as the six watches i...