At first glance, it looks like a TIE Fighter, but upon closer inspection, you’ll see it’s actually a watch, Devon Works’ limited edition Star Wars timepiece. What makes it worth $28,500? It features a carbon-coated stainless steel band, a TIE Fighter-inspired face, complete with the Empire’s logo, elements from Vader’s and a textured leather strap. That’s not all, “Time Belts” are used to display the time, which are basically electro-mechanical belts made from reinforced aerospace-grade nylon, 313 electrical contacts, optical recognition cells, and a tiny motors for operation. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“The watch is charged wirelessly – the battery lasts for two weeks – and is presented in a TIE Figther display case, plus it comes with a set of TIE Fighter cufflinks. It’s not a subtle watch either, measuring 22mm deep and 61mm wide. We doubt the pictures do the final product much justice, it’s so filled with detail, so it’s a shame that only incredibly wealthy Star Wars fans will ever get to own one,” reports Digital Trends.