Watch brands love to hang their proverbial hat on the strength and resilience of their timepieces, but oftentimes these claims are just that — claims. Sometimes, though, these slightly-too-tall tales are backed up with hard facts. That’s the case with these five watches here, from Rolex’s deepest of divers (and bonus James Cameron) to Casio’s epically tough G-Shock and Bremont’s high-flyer. All feats of derring-do and destruction are illustrated in eye-wincing detail.
Head to Gear Patrol for the wrap-up … if you can handle it.