This is a classic bund watch strap which on which the Rolex Submariner looks just right. The bund style itself has attracted watch aficionados due to its military history. This strap was worn by German pilots and then soldiers in World War Two. The leather pad was an important feature as it kept the stainless steel watch from becoming a very painful addition at altitude as temperature plummeted in the cockpit. It also served to protect the watch itself in hot conditions from perspiration of the wearer. Its functionality meant that it quickly became the go to style of watch band for pilots and soldiers alike. While watch wearers may not need its functional aspects now they are attracted by its historical significance and the fact that it is still a practical and great looking way to wear a watch.
This bund strap is made from quality leather that is relatively hard to being with and will need a little time to shape to your wrist. Once broken in it will shape to your body and feel like an old companion for you to keep your treasured watch on. It features lovely white stitching that serve to accent the white hands or features of any watch, particularly the Rolex Submariner.
It is approximately 210-220mm long but remember the length will also be determined by the size of your watch head which it attaches to.
The buckle is made from 316l stainless steel, the significance being that this steel resists corrosion and will maintain its integrity - keeping your watch and strap right where you want them.
This is a really great replacement watch strap or even addition to your collection to change the look for your Submariner watch. This size is 20mm and will fit most 20mm lug end watch sizes.
Not sure what size your watch is then look at our short video below.