If you are heavy into fitness and plan on using the Apple Watch for mostly workouts and physical activity, grabbing an extra Sport band like I did might be necessary to avoid the downsides that the Milanese Loop has in those areas. It is easy to remove, so users can put it on only when needed like when going to the gym. Once we had a device in hand on April 24th, Scott Wilson jetted to Asia to join his team on the ground and begin an intense two week development effort focused on Epik while his team focused on other high priority projects, the Aquatik and flagship Taktik 360. We have run several highly successful crowdfunding campaigns this is our 4th project on Kickstarter. At first the rainbow color can seem offputting 10 colors are available in all, including two camo shades! Based on your interest and support, we can predict both Kickstarter and market demand and calculate how much tooling we need to invest in creating this product.
It's only compatible with the 42-millimeter variant. Our team is engaged and on the ground in Asia, overseeing development and quality control on Epik. Overall the matte texture of the polycarbonate plastic of the Epik's case seems very durable and and acceptably finished. But for many highly active and adventurous lifestyles, the Apple Watch will require enhanced protection. That being said, the Epik does not come without its fair share of caveats. The texture is pleasant to the touch, and there is enough of a nap on the strap for it to catch the light, and the thickness tapers off toward the tip, making it more wearable. The premium, anti-dust and dirt coated silicone sport strap or aluminum link bracelet with silicone sub-links and butterfly clasp, are designed for long term comfort and durability, even through your toughest workouts.
This is the Epik for the 42mm Apple Watch - it's the most epic of all Apple Watch cases and and third party bands combined. Please send your questions to. But if you still have or purchase LunaTik's older or colorful straps, you'll still be able to use those with the Epik as they are in fact interchangeable with one another. The Epik uses screws that keep the band attached to the case, which keep everything secured. Built like a tank, the case is surprisingly well-priced for the protection it delivers. Just remember to switch to a sport band for heavy workouts, and certainly for swimming.
Always look for quality materials, like stainless steel buckles and clasps. Looks like Epik protection would have come in handy for him. If you're not comfortable doing so, you can also take it to a local watch store where you'd go to replace watch batteries or jeweler, and they should be able to do it for you. Both the adapters and the buckle have a matt finish and also come in black, ready to match your Watch model. Forged from aluminum alloy and premium performance materials, Epik will transform your Apple Watch 42mm into conversation-starting, high tech gear that is as comfortable in the boardroom as it is on a mountaintop. Epik's rugged case encloses and protects the Apple Watch's more sensitive and delicate areas.
Wireless service plan required for cellular service. The suede band, as you would expect, is soft to touch, supple, and comfortable to wear. There's a lot of value in third-party bands, and thanks to their low prices, you can grab a few and switch things up to match your style. Your backing will help us estimate how much tooling we need to make Epik. I found myself adjusting the strap to make it tighter several times throughout the day, especially during any physical activity.
It also comes in one of several colors and is available for the 38mm and 42mm Apple Watch. I'm not going to lie, this is actually the coolest thing I've done to my Apple Watch. We did it in five minutes with the use of a basic watch strap adjustment tool. The magnetic closure and looped design allow you to adjust the band for the smallest or largest wrists. It has an impact-resistant exterior that's available in the same colors as the company's popular iPhone cases.
We provide sizing information on each product page. An Epik Journey We are the design team that kickstarted it all. The plastic crown rotates unevenly due to the spring loaded mechanism that keeps it position and pressed up against the Apple Watch's Digital Crown. Available for both the 44- and the 40-millimeter variant of the smartwatch, the Liquid Crystal case has an exceptional fit and low profile. Some legacy plans may not be compatible.
Overall my experience with the Epik's oversized band is very underwhelming. However, for those who rely on their gear while participating in extreme scenarios as well as the harsh realities of everyday life, it offers more rugged protection when you need to dig deeper, go bigger or just plain man-up. Forged from aluminum alloy and premium performance materials, Epik will transform your Apple Watch 42mm into conversation-starting, high tech gear that is as comfortable in the boardroom as it is on a mountaintop. Launched by the design team that kickstarted it all, a few years ago we changed the entrepreneurial world when we simultaneously sparked the global crowdfunding and smartwatch movement with TikTok+LunaTik. Most of all though, it looks fantastic, with designs truly unlike others.