Style: Nixon Introduces The Military Inspired Ranger 40 Watch (All Black)

Southern California-based lifestyle brand Nixon recently introduced the latest in their line of rugged/stylish timepieces, the Ranger 40. Inspired by military field instruments, the Ranger 40 is as eye-catching on the wrist as it is built for the long haul.


The Ranger 40 has Miyota Japanese quartz 3 hand movement and crown placement at 4 o’clock. The dial features printed hours and seconds track on the concave ring as well as custom molded hands in white with blue highlights against the matte black custom stainless steel case. The black 20mm custom solid stainless steel free-swing 3 link bracelet and solid stainless steel double locking clasp with micro adjust round out this masculine piece of wrist candy.

Equally versed in both skate and surf, Curren Caples represents a new breed of crossover action sports athletes. The Nixon rider is featured in the short clip below as part of the release of the Ranger 40. Here Caples speaks to his passion for all things surf and skate. The kid was practically born with a board in his hand. Certainly a bright future ahead for young Caples. Check it out.

The Nixon Ranger 40 is available now at select retailers and on In addition to the black colorway, you can find it in Bronze/Gunmetal, all Gunmetal, and all Gold for a reasonable $200.00 USD.