What Makes a Watch Waterproof?

What Makes a Watch Waterproof?

Water-resistance ratings in wristwatches are measured on an ATM (atmosphere) scale, with 10ATM representing a depth resistance of 100 meters. However, the ATM rating isn't everything - for real-world exposure, a screwdown crown and caseback, and oversized rubber gaskets are features that will keep the watch protected in (almost) all conditions. Throughout the Vaer watch design process, we knew that we wanted to build a watch that would be able to take on not only everyday...

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