Tag: Richard Mille watch Singapore

Crystal Clear – Explaining Why Sapphire Is Used In Watchmaking

Watch lovers and collectors eager to appreciate the fine details of the mechanics inside their watches had to wait a very long time indeed for transparent case backs – which are usually sapphire crystal – to become commonplace. Today, let us discover the latest and greatest of wholly translucent timepieces and the technical wonders that … Continued

Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire

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

The Rise Of Exotics In High-End Sports Watches

In a time not so long ago, watches were essentially made of metal. Whether it was steel, titanium, gold or platinum, all were metallic materials, with known physical properties and their accompanying advantages and weaknesses. In the constant pursuit of better watches, watchmakers have focused on all the components of a watch, and one of … Continued

Hublot Big Bang Unico Magic Gold

On The High Seas – 5 Luxury Yacht Watches

For over 300 years, navigating the oceans and timekeeping have been inseparable. It began with humanity’s desire to discover uncharted territories, creating the need for ultra precise timepieces for navigation over the water. One of the key instruments the British used to build their empire were marine chronometers that helped its navy to become unchallenged … Continued

Yachting
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