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Review: Schaumburg Perpetual MooN Meteorite

A while back I wrote an article about Schaumburg watches. This small group of German watchmakers has a really cool and “out of the ordinary” product line. 736 more words

Wristwatch

The Magic of Shock Protection

You really have to wonder, why can watches these days run just about forever needing very little service? In the old days watches were regularly at the watchmaker for repairs and commonly, this was from broken balance staff pivots. 252 more words

General

Chronopolis

J.G. Ballard
New Worlds
August 1960
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His trial had been fixed for the next day. Exactly when, of course, neither Newman nor anyone else knew. 9,196 more words

Writings

Genie Out of the Bottle

Industrial espionage is nothing new in fact it was widespread from the 17th century in England when Swedish spies were all over the West country till metalworking moved to the Midlands. 120 more words

18th Century History

Zelos Chroma - The modern look

Zelos watches are following up on their successful launch of the Helmsman with yet another Kickstarter project. The new model is called Chroma and it takes a much more modern approach than its predecessor. 344 more words

Wristwatch

Drefuss & Co Watches

Dreyfuss & Co Watch Range Benefits

The Dreyfuss & Co watches have been designed and assembled by hand to create a beautiful range of watches which will stand the test of time. 519 more words

Watches

W&W 2014: IWC and a Return to Gentlemen's Wristwatch

Indeed, IWC’s Portofino has been a stalwart series for the last three decades overcoming the Financial Crisis with panache and a civil if not downright courteous personality in the realm of luxury goods. 674 more words

Watches