Minimalist - 'Mini Cooper L1'

By REC Watches


Up-cycled from a vintage Mini Cooper, the "L1" is kept to the bare minimum... Allowing each glance at the wrist to be a different angle of the raw, yet refined part of the original chassis! No extra functions, nor accessories - Just the time, and the essence of the Mini.


- Crafted from a circa 1969-'71 Classic Mini Cooper, (will vary with each piece!).

- Unique brushed watch dial. Different for every single piece, taken straight from the original chassis, refined and embedded within the timepiece.

- Labelled with original VIN number. One of 900 watches crafted from this particular car.

- Polished Stainless Steel Case.

- Dimensions:

  • 40mm (W) x 40mm (H)
  • 34.5mm (Watch Dial Diameter)
  • 7.8mm Thickness.
  • 20mm Strap Width.
  • Weight: 44 Grams.

- Sapphire Crystal Glass with Anti-Reflecting (AR) Coating.

'QUICK-RELEASE' Watch Strap. A tiny toggle on the back of the strap allows you to swap and interchange Watch Straps instantly and on the fly. 

- 5 ATM - 50 Metres Water Resistance. 

- Dark Brown Genuine Leather Strap (easily changeable).

- Japanese Quartz Movement.


- All REC Minimalist Watches come with a unique Story Card that details where your watch came from, with a history on the car, the owner, and the process! 

- 24 Month Full Warranty.

- We cover batteries from up to 1-year of purchase.

- Handcrafted in Denmark.

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