Now based in California, Dango Products, which is owned by Charlie Carroll and Thuan Tran, was started in November 2015, and began with a very successful Kickstarter campaign for their Loop Hook and Wall Mount, which is clearly not a watch but has a really neat design nonetheless. Eventually, they came back and designed the…
This year at Rolex there was not a lot of real “newness” within the Rolex Professional collection.
Swiss made, automatic (bidirectional winding), 28,800 vph (4Hz), 70-hour power reserve, 31 jewels. Functions: hours, minutes, central seconds, instantaneous date at 3 o’clock with secure rapid-setting stop-seconds. Superlative Chronometer -2/+2 seconds per day.
Even though Tissot, and the entire Swatch Group, no longer shows at Baselworld, they recently introduced the Heritage 1973 Navigator Chronograph online, all the same. The new mechanical chronograph from Tissot (a brand much more known for low-priced quartz watches) features a 43 mm x 14.8 mm stainless steel oval cushion-shaped case (100 meters water-resistant)…
Swiss made, manually wound, 27 mm, 18 jewels, 48-hours power reserve. Functions hours, minutes, small seconds, chronograph. Created in 1968, based on Lemania 1873.
Patek Philippe has replaced their venerable Ref.
Originally introduced in January of 2017, the Christophe Claret Maestro is a high horology timepiece, that features the movement components on the dial side of the watch (similar to this timepiece), and a case that is quite wearable compared to other models from the brand, at 42 mm x 16.06 mm.
How long have you been with the Watches of Switzerland Group? Just over five years. Five year anniversary was in January of this year.
Ahead of Baselworld 2019, which begins later this week, Breitling announced a re-issue of their most famous watch model (dating back to 1952), the Navitimer.
Haute horology manufacture Hautlence has just announced an interesting new watch complication – the HL Sphere – which features a spherical jumping hour display and a retrograde minute indication. The jumping hour, protected by a domed sapphire crystal, spins on a blue sphere that rotates on three axes to show the current hour via white…