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Why You Should Not Own a Mechanical Watch (Or Any Other Timepiece for that matter)

  1. Mechanical watches are simply an accessory which you can easily do without. Clothes are the first thing people notice when you are out and about.
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A New Robe For The Diamonds - Patek Philippe's Flamme Setting

The Patek Philippe Flamme Calatrava 7200/200R, introduced this year at Baselworld, features a new gem-setting technique called “Flamme”. Being one of the most important development for diamond setting in watches for decades, it has been officially registered as a trademark by Patek Philippe for the horological industry.  180 more words

Diamond Settings

Wrist Watch Wednesday

Welcome to another Wrist Watch Wednesday. Today I will be featuring the Tudor Pelagos. All that has to be said is watch out Rolex Submariner and Rolex Deep Sea because the 187 more words


Watch Collecting Basics

My Seiko sndc81

Who, What, When,  Where and why?

Who can give me pointers?

There are many places where you can gain advice from other collectors, Youtubers such as… 363 more words

CIC Cataloguing System—A Method of Classifying Calendrical Systems

I’ve always been fascinated by calendrical systems, as it has always been basically the only way we as a civilization know how to track time. Just some of the forms that have come about over the ages: 606 more words


YouTube: Horology Channel to Watch

Hello all. I just wanted to post a quick one about a newer channel that popped up onto my radar recently. 120 more words


My First PAM, the Quintessential Panerai: PAM422

Panerai is a bit of a weird brand for me. When I first saw their watches, they didn’t really do anything for me. One day I walked by an AD and I went in to take a look, what I saw really blew me away; the sheer wrist presence, the simplicity of the dial and design, the beautiful glossy polish, the heft in the hand, etc. 186 more words