Introducing the Tockr D-Day C-47, Made From Sections of Douglas “That’s All, Brother” C-47 Skytrain

Introducing the Tockr D-Day C-47, Made From Sections of Douglas “That’s All, Brother” C-47 Skytrain

12/05/2018 Off

One of the more unusual trends of the past few years has been the use of reclaimed historic materials in watches. Everything from junked Ford Mustangs to strings from Wimbledon-winning tennis rackets have appeared under watch crystals in the past few years. While the sheer variety of these efforts is astounding, Tockr’s new entry into the ring has earned some serious consideration.  The Tockr D-Day C-47, as the name suggests, commemorates the Douglas C-47 Skytrain cargo planes that were instrumental in the Allied war effort during the D-Day landings in Normandy and beyond during World War II. In particular, the…