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Compared to my last couple of lessons, this post will be pretty boring for most. In the back of one of the books my grandfather gave me to look over, I found a list of terms and definitions that might be useful in the upcoming weeks. 1,464 more words


Restoration Project

At the end of last week’s lesson, my grandfather gave me an old clock case as a restoration project. As you can see in the photos below, the case is fairly worn and in need of repair. 276 more words


Obsessions: The Wristwatch

A watch says a lot about a man. A well made watch says a lot more. 

“Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.”

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One on One (watch)

One on One is a term I want to introduce to you readers where I will compare 2 similar watches which I consider “on par” (which might be biased lol). 420 more words



Our gofundme page is up and running! This is great news for the project, it means the museum can now accept online donations for the restoration of the… 16 more words


Help Make Me Tick!

Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery has launched a fundraising campaign to get Nuneaton’s Black Forest organ clock working again. Funds donated will restore the clock movement and organ, which plays German folk music. 361 more words


The Omega Seamaster 300 Master Co-Axial

It seems as though everyone making watches these days, especially the ones on the cutting edge of technology, are looking to the past for design inspiration, and I like it!  400 more words