[Helm] Vanuatu v3

I was interested in purchasing a microbrand diver at some point and came across the Helm (see a review of v2 [here](http://wornandwound.com/review/hands-helm-vanuatu/)). So when Helm made v3 available for purchase, I went for it and just received it in the mail.

Some specs:
300m automatic watch, stainless steel case with screw down caseback
42mm case, 50mm lug to lug // 22mm lug width // 14mm height
NH35 Seiko movement with 40 hr reserve
BGW9 super-luminova

The new aspect of v3 that will be most attractive to potential owners is the ability to switch out the bezel which was not possible in v1 or v2.
Here are my [unboxing pictures](http://imgur.com/a/YL0z2) and [here](http://imgur.com/GZaib3S) is the watch on full display (though the plastic cover is still on there). And finally, [here](http://imgur.com/kCQ4TuL) is the lume shot.

I just received it so I can’t speak to its accuracy but so far everything looks just as advertised and more. Thanks for looking!

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  1. I just got my Vanuatu yesterday as well. So far I’m very happy with it. Anyone concerned about the loose bezel can rest assured this is no longer an issue (even with the swappable bezel in v3). The lume on the dial & bezel is very impressive.

    I do find the nylon strap quite stiff & feels cheap, so ordered some nicer NATO straps this morning. Don’t plan on using the bracelet anytime soon but it looks great and is very flexible.

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