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In that year it's been through trials of all seasons and has kept on ticking away and looking as good as it did on day 1. Vanuatu's ...

Helm Vanuatu Watch Review

One of my favourite things about the look of the Vanuatu is how understated the Helm branding is. Helm's H logo is centred under 12 o'clock's fence-post ...

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

Helm Vanuatu dive watch

Thank you to @ helmwatches on Instagram for having the occasional giveaway and thank you to @ philipsoltysiak, the pro windsurfer who's awesome Instagram ...

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

Helm don't specify what type of lume is used on the Vanuatu, but it's actually surprisingly good. I was expecting it to be disappointing, but it's quick to ...

T.S. Eliot once said, “We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the ...

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The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

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This spring, I reviewed the Vanuatu, by HELM Watches.

Helm has switched to Super-LumiNova for the lume on the Vanuatu. And it shows – it's bright, charges quickly and last a while.

In the Vanuatu, HELM Watches has demonstrated a precise attention to detail.

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

Make sure to watch the video above, and check out the gallery below for some shots I took of the Helm Vanuatu Version 4.

So here's a few pics (and by few I mean a lot), tell me what you think and thanks for looking.

The buckle matches this styling, simple, bold, with the added touch of “Helm” deeply engraved on the locking bar.

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

Helm has switched to Super-LumiNova for the lume on the Vanuatu. And it shows – it's bright, charges quickly and last a while.

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With a water resistance rating of 300m and ISO 6525 compliance, you know that it's going to be well put together.

Helm Vanuatu Second Generation Watch Review

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

[Helm Vanuatu] Rugged yet Refined

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

Dress it up or beat it down: HELM Vanuatu dive watch

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

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HELM VANUATU 300m Automatic Watch Dial: Matte Black with Luminescent Hour Markers (Super-LumiNova BGW9 + Dark Orange) Hands: Luminescent Hour, ...

The second generation Vanuatu has a reworked caseback – the Helm logo is deep stamped in the centre, and is surrounded by various specifics deeply engraved.

The NATO strap isn't anything particularly exciting, it's pretty much just your normal quality. The buckle has “Helm” very lightly laser etched in the bar, ...

HELM Watches is committed to excellence and, from all indications, will only continue to expand its space in the micro-brand market.

Note the second-hand sweeping over 11 o'clock

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

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Helm Vanuatu Version 4

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Helm Vanuatu Version 4

For the date display, that got snuck in at the 6 o'clock position. Normally, we lambaste brands for not color matching dials and date wheels, ...

The buckle matches this styling, simple, bold, with the added touch of “Helm” deeply engraved on the locking bar.

The only negative about the case is that it could have been more refined in terms of machining. The brushed finishing is fine, but the edges are all quite ...

The bracelet is much like the case; fully brushed, angular, over-engineered styling… and also has the same fault in not quite being refined enough.

Make sure to watch the video above, and check out the gallery below for some shots I took of the Helm Vanuatu Version 4.

The Vanuatu comes in a solid square box that feels like a brick that emanates the personality of the watch itself. In the box, along with the watch, ...

Helm Vanuatu Version 4

The leather strap is also really impressive, with Helm going for the chunky, hand-crafted look that matches the aura of the Vanuatu well.

The buckle is brushed to match the case, with Helm deeply engraved on the underside of the bar (not sure why it's not on the usual top).

I live in Montreal, Quebec and it gets cold and snowy here. My Vanuatu has been out in the cold for snow-shoeing, snowball fights, and my often flurry-full ...

*All photos courtesy of the author

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The matte dial and brushed surfaces keep things from being to flashy, and the watch, overall, just has those rugged “yeah, I'm a dive watch, ...

But when you check the watch out in the dark, the discerning eye will see those pips are glowing as well. It's a small detail, but I like the additional bit ...

MOVEMENT: Seiko Instruments NH35 (Automatic Mechanical). Hacking and Manual Winding Functions

The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

*All photos courtesy of the author

The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

Final comments

The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

*All photos courtesy of the author

*All photos courtesy of the author

Brand & Model: Helm Vanuatu

The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

The Vanuatu sells on the HELM site for $275 plus worldwide shipping for $30 (US). It is a stylish, durable, and functional watch that is a great option in ...

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... 300m water resistance, clear sapphire crystal with good AR coating, and now top notch machining and finishing to make it admirable.

Helm Vanuatu

... 300m water resistance, clear sapphire crystal with good AR coating, and now top notch machining and finishing to make it admirable.

Helm Vanuatu Diver Watch (42mm, Automatic)

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... so keep an eye on their site if you're looking to pick one of these up. For someone who has yet to pick up an independent dive watch, the Helm Vanuatu ...

Maximum Length: 190 mm / 7.5” (alone); 235 mm / 9.25” (on watch). Minimum Length: 115 mm / 4.5” (alone); 155 mm / 6.125” (on watch)

The one wrinkle in the whole scenario here is that the Helm Vanuatu ...

Final comments

Named for the South Pacific island nation famous for its coral reefs and a WWII shipwreck, the HELM Vanuatu epitomizes rugged functionality.

The watch is secured via a brushed pin-buckle. I spent a full month with the Bradner, wearing it on both the included leather strap as ...

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The crown is also reworked, with raised grip teeth which is very well machined indeed. If you compare it to the first gen, you can tell it has a lot more ...

... the feel of a vintage compressor, and succeed in that task the Bradner does with its dual-crown setup and internal, bi-directional rotating bezel.

Review Summary

It's not that I don't like the design of the chapter ring itself, but with black printed indices on a dark grey background it's nearly impossible to ...

So here's a few pics (and by few I mean a lot), tell me what you think and thanks for looking.

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... lighting bolt up at the 12 o'clock position above the Shinola logo. The lighting bolt was an unexpected smaller detail that I really liked, ...

I'm not much into reposts or contests but I had the chance to see this amazing watch in person a few days ago and I genuinely love it! The Helm Vanuatu.

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