Sinn Hunting Watch 3006 Hands-On

Sinn Hunting Watch 3006 Hands-On

The idea of a hunting-themed watch might actually go in various ways, yet it is nothing unexpected that German Sinn has constructed something that one can envision being worn while really hunching in the brush. The Sinn Hunting Watch 3006 not just looks like it with its woodsy-green dial yet goes somewhat further with complications and presentations with implied explicit use to trackers. Further fitting to the subject, it joins a portion of the solidness highlights and tech that have helped Sinn acquire the standing as a creator of “tool watches” — yet none of that should prevent non-trackers from valuing an extreme chronograph watch with a cool green dial only for its own sake.

Hands-on pictures by Ariel Adams

Sinn began something of a hunting watch or Jagduhr¬†tradition in 2012 with their Sinn Paul Parey Limited Edition dependent on the Sinn 756 chronograph. Green dials tie every one of these releases together, yet the Sinn Hunting Watch 3006, first presented here , goes above and beyond as in excess of a green-dialed variant of a current model as past hunting watches were. We’ll come back to the Sinn Hunting Watch 3006’s explicit highlights, yet at the very least you can’t essentially purchase this watch with a dark dial (presently). It is cool to see these uncommon versions given more idea and attention.


Green can be a wonderful tone for watch dials, however like practically any tone, its look will fluctuate broadly relying upon definite shade, completing, and lighting circumstances. For the Sinn Hunting Watch 3006, the brand calls the dial tone, essentially, “dark green,” yet some may likewise call it forrest, tracker, armed force, olive, pine, and so forth, and that may change in various lights. In our grasp on pictures, it fundamentally looks dark or dull dim. While Sinn has pervaded the Hunting Watch 3006 with its trademark reasonableness, it is protected to say that this dial tone is more for the stylish happiness regarding the wearer and to review the watch’s rural topic — instead of camouflage.

While it is most likely not significant for something the size of a little leaf on the wrist to help one mix into the foliage, the 44mm-wide case’s brushed completion appears to be pragmatic for the watch’s expressed reason. All the more along these lines, at any rate, than much else cleaned or for the most part glinty. In the event that capacity were genuinely driving plan, however, dull and unbiased tones with matte surfaces would appear to be the inclination, and matte or brushed dark DLC covering would be far better, as I would like to think. I’ve frequently pondered what highlights would be ideal for a watch really planned to be worn in expanded wild situations…

…And compactness and daintiness would doubtlessly be among them. With a form of the famously thick ETA Valjoux 7750 development inside, this will be a stout chronograph watch at 15.5mm thick and 107g without a lash. Beating at 4Hz with a 42-hour power hold, the 7751 programmed development is noticeable through a sapphire precious stone presentation case back with an embellished Sinn rotor. This adaptation of the well known chronograph development adds various capacities, including a complete schedule, 24-hour hand, and moon stage. The date is demonstrated by a focal hand whose stem is green to mix into the dial, which was the right plan choice, yet with a white tip to outline the date. The 30-minute chronograph subdial at 12 o’clock joins the day and month shows, and the 9 o’clock subdial houses both the running seconds and the 24-hour hand.


The moon stage show settled into the 12-hour chronograph counter at 6 o’clock is the most prominent characteristic of the Sinn Hunting Watch 3006. Why? Since, as indicated by Sinn, it is somewhat a “moonlight display” — utilizing a moon stage complication, obviously. At the point when the lumed speck is in the open gap, it demonstrates the time of three days previously, then after the fact (likewise during, obviously) a full moon when the light is viewed as ideal for late evening hunting. This is further valuable and imperative to German trackers, Sinn advises us, since German law disallows the utilization of counterfeit lighting sources while hunting.

Besides the moon, the hands and markers are likewise completely lume-covered in a shading the brand calls “ivory.” Further supporting the watch’s rough nature are some signature Sinn innovations. The brushed steel case is treated with “Tegiment technology” to solidify the steel and make it more scratch-safe — and keeping in mind that that is even more proper for a watch implied for improvising, it doesn’t seem like one’s watch getting scraped up ought to be a significant worry for outdoorsmen. I think a watch like this would look great for certain telling scratches on it, really. At that point there is Sinn’s “Ar-Dehumidifying” framework which is a little case inside the case that ingests dampness and changes shading when it should be supplanted (by Sinn). Dampness anyplace in a watch is terrible, yet the Sinn Hunting Watch 3006 is water-impervious to 200m in any case with a screw-down crown.

This article ends up inclination convenient as it is presently about pinnacle hunting season in the territory of the US where I am, and in spite of the fact that I don’t take an interest, it’s something I’m mindful of since I know individuals who do. I would be exceptionally intrigued to know from those perusers who do chase if the Sinn Hunting Watch 3006 appears to be truly valuable. Additionally, what watches (assuming any) do you right now take hunting? Also, what watch highlights would be helpful or functional for the sort of hunting you do? Regardless of murdering exercises, the Sinn Hunting Watch 3006 will probably be a similarly cool and appealing chronograph for other open air fans or even urbanites. The Sinn Hunting Watch 3006 valuing begins at $3,970 on the cowhide lash as demonstrated here, and you can learn more on sinn.de