Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Successful Kickstarter Campaign for Aktiv Dive Watch Launched


The crowdfunding campaign for the Aktiv Dive Watch launched and smashed its target in less than 25 minutes.

The initial goal was of €10,000/~US$12,121/~£8,589 was rapidly surpassed, and now over €42,000/~$50,911 /~£36,077 has been raised, and the campaign still has days to go.

Features of the Aktiv Dive Watch include:

  • A Super slim design measuring only 8.5mm (0.33”) in thickness.
  • Water-resistant to 200 meters/660 feet.
  • Made with scratchproof sapphire crystal glass.
  • Swiss quartz movement
  • Non-radioactive or toxic luminescence on the hands thanks to a C3 Super-LumiNova material.

The Aktiv is the brainchild of minimalist Swedish design team Jeppe Larsen and Magnus Eriksen, and there are 10 designs to choose from ranging in price from $219/£154/€179 to $270/£255/ €220. Delivery of the watches is scheduled for September.

You can find the Kickstarter campaign here or check out a video of the AKtiv watch below.

(Remember: This is a crowdfunding campaign, so you are helping to fund the development of a project, but not a finished product. Please make sure you research the project before spending any money.)

Sam Helmy
Sam Helmyhttps://www.deeperblue.com
Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life! Sam is a Staff Writer for DeeperBlue.com