Can I shower with a 3 ATM watch?

Can I shower with a 3 ATM watch?

3 BAR / 3 ATM / 30m / 100ft: You can also keep it during shower but we recommend you do so only if the watch is new or has been recently resealed. This is because the watch water resistance seal may degrade over time, especially if it takes a knock.

Is a 3 ATM watch waterproof?

3 ATM/bar/30m: This watch are resistant against rain and splashes. 5 ATM/bar/50m: This watch is waterproof and can be worn during swimming without jumping from a diving board. They are not qualitfied to snorkle or dive.

What does 3ATM waterproof mean?

splash resistant
3ATM is splash resistant. Ok for wearing in the rain, hand washing, other occasional contact with water. Most Grace & Co fashion watches are 3ATM. 5ATM is suitable for swimming, fishing, other outdoor activities. 10ATM is suitable for snorkelling and swimming but not for scuba diving.

How deep in the water is 3 ATM?

30 meters
Levels of Water Resistance Typically, timepiece sellers list water resistance depth, followed by a specific number of meters. 30 meters is equal to 100 feet or 3 ATM. 50 meters is equal to 165 feet or 5 ATM. 100 meters is equal to 330 feet or 10 ATM.

How many meters is a 3 atm water resistant watch?

This does not mean the watch is waterproof. 3ATM Water Resistant is often misinterpreted as waterproof to 3 meters or 30 meters. Google Search “ what is 3 ATM water resistant” or “what does 3ATM mean” 30m, 3 atm = Splash resistant.

Can you submerge a 3 ATM Watch in the shower?

The level of sealing, of course. A 3ATM watch is equivalent to about 30m of water pressure, but contrary to popular belief DOES NOT mean you can submerge the watch. They are splashproof and rainproof but should not be worn in the shower.

What does 3 atm water resistant mean in scuba diving?

1–3ATM / ‘Water resistant’ = ok to get wet when washing hands or doing the dishes or getting caught in the rain. 3–10ATM = ok in the shower, not recommended to swim. 10–30ATM = ok to swim, don’t take it scuba diving.

Can you take a water resistant watch into the shower?

It is also imperative that you don’t take a watch with this little water resistance into the shower with you, because steam has an incredibly nasty habit of getting into places you’d never otherwise imagine. Watches water resistant to 50 metres (5ATM) are much the same as 30 metres, that is to say, they are not very resistant to water at all.