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Marathon General Purpose Mechanical LE Review

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This little watch with military pedigree overcomes its small size and impresses with quality construction …
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Introducing the Sinn EZM 9, EZM 13, and 6052 Frankfurt Calendar Chronograph

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Sinn should need little introduction to regular readers here at worn&wound.  We’ve covered a number of watches from the brand over the last couple of …
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Hamilton Khaki TakeOff Automatic Chronograph Limited Edition

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A few months ago, Hamilton let us get our hands on a unique new watch, unlike anything we’d seen before.  That watch – the Khaki …
Article / Guides

Time Spec: Military Watch Markings – Deciphering the Code

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One of the more interesting and unique characteristics of military watches that sets them apart from their civilian counterparts are the issue markings. These numbers …

Time Spec: Seiko 7A28 RAF Gen 1 Chronograph

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A few months ago, we showed you the manually-wound mechanical chronographs issued by the British military pilots in the 1970s.  Today, we’ll take a look …
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Time Spec: 1970’s British Military Asymmetrical Chronographs

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For over a decade, four companies – Hamilton, CWC, Newmark, and Precista – supplied simple, sturdy, 30-minute chronographs to the British military. Their classic black, …
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Time Spec: A Primer on Military Watches

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From the beginning of its existence, the watch has been an information tool, giving its wearer some piece of intelligence that he wouldn’t have on …