Inside <watch> information concerning a dive watch used is put into brackets.
In case a <manufacturer>'s data are defined before in the UDDF file it is possible to set a cross-reference via <link/> to these data inside every section of a piece of equipment. Then the <manufacturer>'s data need to be given only once (globally) but can be used as often as necessary.
(see also <equipment>)
<equipment> <watch id="my_divewatch"> <name>Digital Dive Watch</name> <manufacturer> <name>Time Consumer Ltd.</name> </manufacturer> <model>Super Exact</model> <serialnumber>09876</serialnumber> <purchase> <datetime>2005-01-12</datetime> <price currency="EUR">20.00</price> <shop>Watch Store</shop> </purchase> <!-- no service interval --> </watch> </equipment>