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Introducing: The Suffield - FV432 1968. A timepiece forged from military history.

Introducing: The Suffield - FV432 1968. A timepiece forged from military history.

As soon as we walked over the hill I was instantly inspired. It was the most beautiful wreckage I had ever seen! I was looking at vehicles that held so much history and it was all I could to do stay away from my phone, wanting to look up information rather than just enjoy the exploring. We were near the Suffield military base looking at Armoured Fighting Vehicles (FV432) that were manufactured in 1968 and served with the most prominent tank regiment in the world - the 1st Royal Tank Regiment (1 RTR). We found one in particular known to...

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Our next watch is made in Canada. From a train track.

Our next watch is made in Canada. From a train track.

A year ago I thought NOVO should broaden its expertise and push towards producing local, hometown crafted watches out of Alberta, Canada. The idea was exciting but also comprised a completely different set of challenges than NOVO was used to after 5 years of manufacturing overseas. We chipped away at local manufacturing processes and regional materials as well as history. Learning about calibrating cnc machines and steel forging became a standard part of the workday and visits to the leatherworker became a happy addition to our routine. In September, backed by the many individuals it took to create such an...

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Tour the New NOVO Office & Meet Our Mascot

Tour the New NOVO Office & Meet Our Mascot

So, it's 2017 already and we're ready to take it on. 2017 is going to be all about customization - the ability to build your own watch the way you want. You can expect a video every week from myself (Curtis) and new product frequently. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to keep up and let us know in the comments what you would like to see.   Thanks for watching!  

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