Hamilton Watches, although an American brand by DNA now hails and is run by Swiss watches from Switzerland. More so, its Khaki line mirrors a military classical look by its wide array of watches. Khaki Field includes some of Hamilton’s cheapest watches on the one hand sacrificing screw-down crown, glass, and other utilities to reduce the price, and some of the most protected, and expensive, on the other.
The Hamilton Khaki Field Green is one of the simplest yet elegant classics of the Khaki line. Although very similar to Khaki Field, the Khaki Field Green is driven by a manual wind engine to power its engine.
The Hamilton Khaki Field Green is also very suitable for those who have rather small wrists as it has a case diameter of 38mm which is much smaller than most Khaki watches. It has sophisticated functionality coupled with a very clear and simple look. Many watch enthusiasts agree this is the watch to go at its price level. No other watch can level the features of the Hamilton Khaki Field Green with its price.
Accuracy-wise, it is powered by manual wind ETA movement which is typical of other high end watches from Hamilton. It should be noted that the accuracy of this watch is like no other.
Hamilton Khaki Field Green – Specs:
The Hamilton Khaki Field Green Dial Men’s Watch HML-H69419363 presents these specs.
Watch Style: Casual
Engine: ETA 2804-2 Manual
Functions: Hours/ Minutes/ Seconds/ Date
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Case Diameter: 38 mm
Case Thickness: 7.8 mm
Case Back: Solid
Crown: Screw Down
Dial Color: Green
Dial Type: Analog
Dial Markers: Arabic
Band Length: Men’s Standard
Bezel Material: Stainless Steel
Water Resistant: 165 Feet / 50 meters
Crystal Scratch: Anti-Reflective Sapphire Crystal
Power Reserve: 40 hours
Made In: Switzerland
Hamilton Khaki Field Green – Movement:
The Hamilton Khaki Field Green is a manual-wind watch powered by ETA 2804-2. This ETA engine classic are used to power pocket watches during the early times but because of their accuracy and exquisite performance, a way was found to incorporate them into wrist watches.
The ETA 2804-2 has a power reserve of 40 hours, so you ought to manually wind the watch once a day, and most Hamilton Khaki Field Green keeps time to 6 seconds per day, which is perfectly acceptable for a mechanical movement that is unadjusted. It’s quite rare today to find a watch in this price range with a fine mechanical Swiss movement. This watch adds a very contradicting mixture of simplicity and complexity to your timepiece.
Hamilton Khaki Field Green – Water Resistance:
The Hamilton Khaki Field Green has a water resistance limit of 50 meters which is quite low if compared to other Khaki models. This is because this watch as simple as it is was designed for casual wear. It can adequately receive water splashes and even minor dives without damage. Rightfully so, 50 meters is no joke when you are not a diver by profession and just a typical person looking for a casual or classic watch which looks elegant and functions with utmost quality.
Hamilton Khaki Field Green – Style and Design:
The Hamilton Khaki Field Green is very identifiable with the Khaki Field Automatic but with the difference of the dial and the strap. The green dial of this watch makes it look popping and very eye-catching. While the canvas strap is quite fresh to look at and even wear. Its size at 38mm is quite small when compared to other Khaki model which is why it is very suitable for casual use.
The look is very nice. Polished surfaces tend to show even light scratches very easily, whereas this surface seems to hide them. The date is in the three o’clock station, and the hands are very compatible with the legacy of Khaki vintage and the pointer of the minute hand reaches in the minute track as it should. It is a well-designed second-hand with a good long-tail, which adds a very bright colors plus a colored dial.
Overall, the design of the Hamilton Khaki Field Green is geared towards simplicity and casual look with inherent classical taste. The military basis of the watch is kept while also taking into account the modern design that it possess. Having this watch is a good advantage for any occasion you may have.
Pros and Cons of This Hamilton Khaki Field Green:
Pros: The Hamilton Khaki Field Green is a great value at its price level. You will not find any other watch with the same exciting features and elegant look that costs the same as this watch. Being powered by Swiss ETA movements only overkills the fact that is the best mechanical watch you can get the 300 to 400 bucks level.
Cons: As a watch of this level, there are no major cons you can observe from the Hamilton Khaki Field Green. It is not just for those that have huge and rugged hands because of its 38mm diameter. Other than that, the cons will now depend on to the preferences of the wearer but let it be noted that it is one of the highest quality cost effective watches out there.