Automatic Watches Built in the USA - Colorado Watch Company

A project in Fort Collins, CO by Vortic Watches

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Five years in the making, Vortic's new sister company is building modern, automatic watches made to last a lifetime.
Backers: 286
Average Pledge Per Backer: $1225

Funded: $350,239 of $250,000
Dates: Sep 26th -> Oct 27th (31 days)
Project By: Vortic Watches
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Latest News

Colorado Watch Company Takes Off With Fully Funded Kickstarter Campaign

October 31st - via:
Vortic Watch Company founders R.T. Custer and Tyler Wolfe knew it was a risk to raise money for their new watch brand through Kickstarter—but that gamble has brought a huge reward as Colorado Watch Company surpassed its crowdfunding target and is now moving forward into production. (Read More)

One last update before the campaign closes - check out the latest YouTube video

October 26th - via:
We're in the final hours of the campaign and more backers are coming in by the minute. We can't do this without you, and we're honored and grateful. Thank you! Check out our latest Custer & Wolfe: Building a Watch Company video for a detailed... (Read More)

Water Resistance Testing - Off The Charts!

October 24th - via:
You may have seen in the campaign that we stated our water resistance goal as 50 meters for the Field Watch and 100 meters for the GCT. Well, we put one of the first Field Watch prototypes on our pressure testing machine, and it's off the charts! Our... (Read More)

The "Why" Behind The GCT

October 18th - via:
As we discussed in the Campaign, The GCT was R.T.'s idea. He's been dreaming about it ever since we launched Vortic's first Military Edition back in 2019. Watch this quick video to hear the rest of the story and hear about the design features of The... (Read More)

Hand Samples Have Arrived!

October 15th - via:
We just received samples from our hand supplier and they are awesome! Here are some pictures of the prototypes with the samples on them, but stay tuned because we’re working on some video content that’ll really showcase the colors. Our original... (Read More)

Tyler's inspiration for our Field Watch

October 11th - via:
Want to see the Field Watch up close and hear why Tyler wanted to build it? Check out this quick video to learn more about the Field Watch. We've been hard at work perfecting this watch for you, and we'll have more to show you very soon. The hand... (Read More)

We're Funded! But what’s next? ... Stretch goals!

October 7th - via:
We did it!! But we couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you so much for supporting us! Within our first 10 days here on Kickstarter, Colorado Watch Company has officially been funded. This means we will definitely be manufacturing these new... (Read More)

An inside look at Colorado Watch Company by Worn & Wound

September 30th - via:
Zach Kazan, one of our friends from the popular watch site “Worn & Wound” came out to Colorado for a tour of the facility and to see some prototypes in person. Check out all the behind-the-scenes pictures he got while he was here and read his... (Read More)

Launch Day Recap & Current Status

September 27th - via:
Thank you so much for supporting us on launch day! Within our first 24 hours, we’re already getting close to the goal! We also just discovered that Kickstarter has picked us as a #ProjectWeLove for our creative products and will promote our... (Read More)

Vortic Debuts Watch Brand on Kickstarter With Two Models

September 26th - via:
Vortic Watch Company is expanding its universe with a sister business called Colorado Watch Company, which is debuting with two wristwatches that stay true to Vortic’s American-made promise and brand aesthetic. (Read More)

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