Year: 2016

Christmas Gift Guide For Men

There are no shortage of great new watches released each year, so no list of purchase options is ever complete. That doesn’t mean there isn’t value in various great watches at diverse price points that are available right now. Rolex Datejust 41 Adhering to Rolex’ new fantastically strict in-house “Superlative Chronometer” standard and powered by … Continued

Christmas gift

Opposites Attract – On The Appeal Of Magnetism Resistant Watches

One of the most important new chapters in modern watchmaking are some manufactures’ dedicated fights against magnetism and its detrimental effects on mechanical watch movements. Among others, Rolex, IWC and, most importantly, Omega, has been striving to make watches more resistant to this invisible threat. Let us now discover what these effects are and how … Continued

Omega Globemaster Co-axial Master Chronometer

The Split-Second Chronograph: Niche At Any Price

One of the least common complications in the world of mechanical watches is the split-second or “rattrapante” chronograph. This historic complication adds a rarified flavor to the common chronograph, allowing the user to have an additional and simultaneous 60 seconds of elapsed time measurment in addition to the standard chronograph complication. Though seemingly simple, split-second … Continued

Patek Philippe 5370P
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