In 1955 the newly-established Bundeswehr had a requirement for a service watch for its pilots. The order was won by Junghans, which went on to produce the now legendary pilot chronograph with its dodecagonal bezel. The design of the Meister Pilot is based upon this.
Self-winding movement calibre J880.4, 38 hour power reserve
stop function, 30-minute counter, small second
Stainless steel, srewed stainless steel case back, Ø 43.3 mm, height 14.4 mm, bi-directional turning bezel
convex sapphire crystal with anti-reflection coating on both sides
black, appliques and hands with environmentally friendly luminous substance