First we present a picture of the watch you could WIN, offered by Chronoworld:
MARATHON Adanac Navigator II Compass Watch, US DOD Contract
Established in [question 1], MARATHON supplies commercial, government and military clients around the world.
MARATHON's Swiss manufacturing plant give the company full control of production, export and distribution of its highest quality timing instruments.
MARATHON Watch is currently 'ONLY' manufacturer supplying to U.S.
U.S. Military Specification - each watch must pass all specification.
U.S. Qualified Product List -as you can see only Marathon supplies U.S.
This unique built-in compass watch is manufactured for US Department of Defense (DOD) by Marathon:
Dual time: [question 2] time zones
Time protocol: Hr, Min, Sec, am, pm
Calendar: Month, Date and Day of week, automatic calendar from year 2004 to 2099 Alarm function: 2 daily alarms
Chime: optional Hourly chime, half hour chime
12 hour / 24 hour format (Civilian or Military timing) Digital Compass
Measuring Range: 0 to 359
Magnetic North Pole Pointer
Compass Direction: [question 3] Directions i.e. N,NE,E SE,S, etc.
Chronograph (stopwatch mode)
Resolution: 1/100 second
Measuring Range: 99 hrs 59 minutes 59.99 seconds
Memory: 100 lap, recall lap memories and total time Count Down timer
Resolution: 1 second
Measuring Range: 99 hrs 59 minutes 59 seconds Quick Set: 6 quick set values (1,3,5,10,15 & 45 minute) Special roll-up feature: Chronograph automatically starts when countdown for timer reaches zero Backlight Type: Electro-Luminescent
Water Resistance: 3 ATM (30m/100ft)
Case Width: [question 4] mm
Bi-directional compass bezel
Case thickness: 17.00mm
Weight including strap: 57g
Includes English instructions, box.
NOTABLE COMMENTS: Very useful outdoor watch with built-in digital compass. Whether you are hiking, camping, mountain biking, or simply driving, this feature will come in handy. Don't have navigator or compass in your car? Keep this watch in the car! Very light weight that you will forget that you are wearing a watch but big enough for
Our Price: US$ [question 5]
And now on to the questions. Make sure you answer them as fully as possible. From all entries with the right questions, the closest answer to the arbitrary question will eventually point out the one-and-only winner of this Marathon watch.
Question 1: when was Marathon established?
Question 2: how many timezones does it offer?
Question 3: how many compass directions does it offer?
Question 4: what is the diameter of this watch?
Question 5: what is the Chronoworld price of this watch (in USD)?
Final and arbitrary question: how many of these watches have been sold by Chronoworld in 2009 untill December 1st?
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