Marathon ADANAC Watch General Purpose Digital (GPD)


When the US Government requested a high-quality digital watch, the result was the Marathon ADANAC Watch General Purpose Digital (GPD).


Marathon ADANAC Watch, Wrist: General Purpose Digital GPD WW194024 Features & Specifications:

When the US Government had the need for a high high-quality digital watch for use in the field in combat situations, the Marathon Watch Company was called on to designed and supplied the Marathon ADANAC watch: General Purpose Digital (GPD).  The watch is a genuine U.S. Military Issue with NSN 6645-01-356-5944 (6645013565944).  It is shock-resistant and features a black IP coated 316L stainless case.  The large size allows for a dial that is more visible under adverse conditions. No this is not an ordinary plastic digital watch but rather a purpose-built tactical military field watch!

The name “ADANAC” has been used by the Marathon Watch Company since the 1980s when they produced a steel Navigator Watch for the USAF.  ADANAC is “Canada” spelled backward and is the clever name given to some of Marathon’s special product lines.

Marathon General Purpose Digital (GPD) Specifications:

  • Shock-resistant
  • Black IP coated case
  • Backlight Type: Electro-Luminescent
  • Water Resistance: 20 ATM (200m/660ft)
  • Timekeeping
    Dual time: Two 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)
  • Chronograph
    Resolution: 1/100 second
    Measuring Range: 99 hrs 59 minutes 59.99 seconds
    Memory: 100 lap, recall lap memories and total time
  • Countdown Timer
    Resolution: 1 second
    Measuring Range: 100 hours
    Quick Set: 6 quick set values (1, 3, 5, 10, 15 & 45 minute)
  • NATO Stock #
    NSN 6645-01-356-5944

More features:

Bezel Diameter:45mmCase Diameter:49mmCase Height:16mmLug-to-Lug Diameter:51mmWatch Weight:70 grams (2.5 oz.)

The Marathon ADANAC watch is supplied on a matching integrated design two piece rubber strap with matching IP coated buckle.

This new watch is delivered in the government issued box with instructions.

This is not an ordinary plastic digital watch but rather a purpose-built authentic military issue tactical watch!  Plus the Marathon ADANAC Watch General Purpose Digital (GPD) has a great price too!




Additional information

Watch Color

Black, Desert Tan

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