Sangamon Watches Presale Event: First Flight Collection

Sangamon Watch Company is taking preorders now for an aviation watch collection inspired by Wright Brothers. This is a Pre-Sale Item. Please reserve your First Flight Collection watch and Save now. We will ship as soon as it is available. Expected Shipping: Early December 2022.

Specifications:

Case Size: 40mm 
Case Material: Polished 316L Stainless Steel 
Case Thickness: 12mm
Dial Color: Blue
Glass: Side curved Sapphire Crystal with 5 layers Anti-Reflective Coating 
Lume: Swiss BGW9 Super-LumiNova (White in Daylight, Neon Blue at Night)
Band: Genuine leather with Quick Release; with additional Quick Release Silicone Band
Band Width: 22mm
Movement: Japanese VH64 Quartz
Crown: Push/Pull with Engraved Logo
Water Resistance: 5 ATM (50 Meters)
Case Lug-to-Lug: 46mm
Case Back: Iconic Wright Flyer Engraved Picture
Packaging: Premium Navy Cardboard Box with Story Card
1-Year International Warranty Metal Card Included

First Flight Collection is inspired by the first powered flight in aviation history when Wilbur and Orville Wright successfully flew their Wright Flyer for 59 seconds on December 17, 1903. The engraved backside of the watch displays the iconic Wright Flyer, propelled by a 12hp gasoline engine. Every Sangamon timepiece comes with a historic story card to further connect with the inspirational story depicted by the watch. This is a limited-edition model of only 150 watches.

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  • Have NO purchases required; Zero fees and zero inventory needed
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Sangamon Brand Ambassadors promote our brand and offer inspiration through their own personal stories of entrepreneurship and perseverance. At the same time, we will promote our Ambassadors’ small businesses and success stories on our social media, it will be a win-win for all of us! Please contact us for details.

First Flight Collection of Sangamon Watches is now Accepting Pre-orders

First Flight Collection of Sangamon Watches is inspired by the first powered flight in aviation history when Wilbur and Orville Wright successfully flew their Wright Flyer for 59 seconds on December 17, 1903. The engraved backside of the watch displays the iconic Wright Flyer, propelled by a 12hp gasoline engine. Pre-Sales is beginning now at https://sangamonwatches.com/collections/first-flight – expected delivery will take place in late November or early December, please log on for detailed specifications. Save NOW!

Every Sangamon timepiece comes with a historic story card to further connect with the inspirational story depicted by the watch. This is a limited-edition model of only 150 watches.

Li Jingliang to Fight Tony Ferguson for UFC 279 September 10 in Las Vegas

Following the UFC 278 fight, UFC President Dana White confirmed that Chinese born fighter Li Jingliang “The Leech” will face Former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson who will be moving to welterweight to compete for UFC 279 card on September 10, 2022 in Las Vegas.

Li Jingliang, 34, competed on July 16 when he finished Muslim Salikhov with strikes. He’s 2-1 in his most recent three, also including a loss to Khamzat Chimaev and a win over Santiago Ponzinibbio.

Tony Ferguson, 38, will make a four-month turnaround after loss to Michael Chandler. The defeat was his fourth consecutive after three other losses to Justin Gaethje, Charles Oliveira and Beneil Dariush. 

Li Jingliang is a close friend of Sangamon Watch Company. He spent some fun time with us in Springfield in 2019. He owns a number of Sangamon watches, including Omaha Beach, Mother Road and Grand Expedition collections. We wish him the best with the upcoming fight event in Las Vegas.

Sangamon Watches Kick off Summer Sales Marathon

Summer gift shopping this year is a marathon! Sangamon Watches just kick off its summer discount sales event at its downtown Springfield shop, 206 South 6th Street, the event will last over a month through mid-August. Walk-in customers will enjoy extra savings on most merchandises ranging from leather sleeves for sunglasses, credit card folds, leather watch rolls, passport covers, hats, mugs, leather bands, folding knives, sunglasses, pens, hanks, tea, Rt66 passports, T-shirts, and certainly watches. Many items are not listed on its online shop. $30 off instant savings will apply to most of watch collections. Please come by during regular business hours from Tuesday through Friday (10 am – 3:30 pm).

International Travelers Are Getting Their Kicks at Sangamon Watches on Historic Illinois Route 66

Deep in the heart of Springfield, Illinois, sits one of Route 66’s most sought-after local attractions. Sangamon Watches is located in downtown Springfield on 6th street, across from City’s Visitors Center, it is the only locally created and owned watch brand on Route 66. This phenomenal wristwatch shop opened its downtown location in October 2021. Since its opening, Sangamon Watches has found tremendous business success and met countless friendly faces. People from all over the world have stopped to visit this fantastic shop, reveling at their beautiful watches, friendly staff, and historical residence. Travelers along Route 66 have made it essential to stop at Sangamon Watches and have written blogs and filmed YouTube videos to showcase their shop. Local TV and radio media has helped expose the world to this shop’s unique and authentic products and services.

Brian Su and Tyler Mckay, the founders of Sangamon Watches, had the vision to preserve the tradition and history of the wristwatch’s design while also embracing modern technology. Brian moved to America in the 1980s, coming from a background in international business. Tyler transitioned from his farming background into business and entrepreneurship, studying at the Gies College of Business at the University of Illinois. American history was a common interest for the two, which birthed their idea to open their historical shop. Brian and Tyler wanted to create more than just a luxury product. Their love of local and national history can be seen and felt throughout each watch and throughout every layer of their business.

In 2020, while most of the world shut down and business halted, Sangamon Watches overcame these challenges and released three watch collections. Since then, the company has also launched a few other collections. Sangamon Watches’ Mother Road Collection of watches was coined from the shop’s home alongside Route 66. The Mother Road Collection are high-quality, well-made wrist watches with a modern yet classic sports look. You’ll find a color and style that meets your needs throughout the collection. These watches have been sought after by many travelers looking to add a new piece to their collection. These watches are also an excellent souvenir for anyone new to wearing watches and wanting to start with a first-rate piece.

Brian and Tyler have dedicated their business to the history of this country. They value high-quality, intentionally made products with superior craftsmanship. Through their hard work and vision, they successfully overcame this pandemic and launched Sangamon Watches into reality. They’ve proven that even in today’s modern society of fast-made products, superior artistry still reigns supreme. Their mortar and brick shop, located at 206 South 6th Street in downtown Springfield has become a hot spot for Route 66 travelers from across the globe. They’ve met the smiling faces of travelers from Russia, Ireland, the UK, Spain, Canada, China and Japan.

Sangamon Watches still honors local businesses and values investing their success back into their community. Since being in business, they’ve donated to over fifteen local charities and community events including the International Route 66 Mother Road Festival. Stop by the shop and browse their unique collection of wristwatches, locally handcrafted gifts, and route 66 passports. Brian and Tyler have a gift for all route 66 travelers!

Don’t forget to check out http://www.SangamonWatches.com and follow them on Instagram at http://www.Instagram.com/sangamonwatches.