Watch bands features - Esprit NATO

Main charasteristics and indicative sizes of our watch straps


Original NATO watch straps (nylon)

Dimensions Bracelets NATO nylon

                                                  Sizes in mm

 

Length (excluding buckle) : between 26,5 and 27,5 cm depending on widths (16, 18, 20, 22, 24 and 26mm) *

Thickness : ~1,2 mm

One piece irremovable buckle (no spring bar, therefore no weakness point)

* Length of NATO straps is higher than on a traditional watch band, it is normal. More details and videos to explain how to put the strap here

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Prestige NATO watch straps (nylon)

Length (excluding buckle) : ~27 cm *

Thickness : ~1,2 mm

One piece irremovable buckle (no spring bar, therefore no weakness point)

* Length of NATO straps is higher than on a traditional watch band, it is normal. More details and videos to explain how to put the strap here

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U.S. Military watch straps (nylon)

Length (excluding buckle) : ~25 cm * (2 cm less than the NATO straps)

Thickness : ~1,2 mm

One piece irremovable buckle (no spring bar, therefore no weakness point)

* Length of US Military straps is close to traditional watch bands. For small wrists, the nylon loop allows the extra part of nylon to be folded inside. It is smart and elegant (less sportswear than NATO or ZULU straps). 

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ZULU watch straps (nylon)

Length (excluding buckle) : ~27 cm *

Thickness : ~1,5 mm

One piece irremovable buckle (no spring bar, therefore no weakness point)

* Length of ZULU straps is higher than on a traditional watch band, it is normal. More details here

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NATO ZULU watch straps (nylon)

Length (excluding buckle) : ~27 cm *

Thickness : ~1,5 mm

One piece irremovable buckle (no spring bar, therefore no weakness point

* Length of NATO ZULU straps is higher than on a traditional watch band, it is normal. More details here

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2 pieces NATO watch straps (nylon)

Length :

- buckle side : ~7,2 cm excluding buckle

- hole side : ~12,5 cm (last hole at ~10 cm from the lug)
- total length : ~19,7 cm

Thickness : ~1,2 mm

Traditional buckle fixed by a spring bar. This fixation mode enables the installation of another buckle, for example the original buckle of the watch if it is the right width.

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2 pieces ZULU watch straps (nylon)

Length :

- buckle side : ~7,5 cm excluding buckle

- hole side : ~13,6 cm (last hole at ~9,6 cm from the lug)
- total length : ~21 cm

Thickness : ~1,5 mm

One piece irremovable buckle (no spring bar, therefore no weakness point)

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Vintage leather NATO straps

Length (excluding buckle) : ~27,5 cm *

Thickness : ~1,2 mm

One piece irremovable buckle (no spring bar, therefore no weakness point)

* Length of NATO straps is higher than on a traditional watch band, it is normal. More details and videos to explain how to put the strap here

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Aviator leather NATO straps

Length (excluding buckle) : ~27,5 cm *

Thickness : ~1,5 mm

Traditional buckle fixed by a spring bar. This fixation mode enables the installation of another buckle without any tool, for example the original buckle of the watch if it is the right width

* Length of NATO straps is higher than on a traditional watch band, it is normal. More details and videos to explain how to put the strap here

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Leather NATO ZULU straps

Length (excluding buckle) : ~27 cm *

Thickness : ~1,7 mm (please check that your watch allows such a thickness before ordering)

Other characteristics : same than the nylon NATO ZULU straps

* Length of NATO ZULU straps is higher than on a traditional watch band, it is normal. More details here

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SELECT'HEURE watch bands

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HIRSCH watch bands

Hole side : 12 cm (last hole at 10 cm of the lug)

Important : make sure the diameter of your spring bars are smaller or equal to 1,8 mm

Other characteristics are detailed in products descriptions

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Other straps

All characteristics are detailed in products descriptions