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James Enloe

Residing in North Idaho, James has been wearing a watch for over 35 years. With growth of the internet in the late 90s watches as an interest turned into an obsession. Since that time he has been a watch forum moderator, watch reviewer, contributor to Nerdist, and operates Watches in Movies in his spare time.
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Hands-On with the Hemel 24 Field Watch–an Affordable Take on a Military Classic

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There is a good chance that you may have seen something of Hemel Watches come …
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Introducing the Pilot 42 KS, a New Hand-Wound Pilot Watch from Archimede

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Although not one of the five original brands that manufactured WWII Fliegers, German brand Archimede has taken up a strong position today as a value-driven …
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Introducing the Hamtun H1 and the Akrone K-02, Two Titanium Divers Now on Kickstarter

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Titanium has been making its way to watch cases since the 1970s, when Citizen brought the first titanium watch to market. It’s since become an …
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Introducing the MWW Iconik 3–an Affordable Homage to the Tornek Rayville TR-900

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The best watch designs are also often timeless, and it’s one of the reasons why we see so many vintage cues in today’s modern watches. …
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Introducing the Zelos Hammerhead

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Zelos has had a pretty good run since its first Kickstarter campaign that launched the Helmsman in 2014. The brand has since released a total …
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Zodiac and the Story Behind the Curious Point Series

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Most watch collectors will at least have a passing knowledge of recent Zodiac history. After a successful period that started roughly in the 1950s and …

Chinese Forum Watch Project: An Affordable With a 70-Hour Power Reserve

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These days the watch community has grown accustomed to watch projects via crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. But before there was ever a Kickstarter, …
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On Kickstarter: Vilhelm Watches, The Element

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The micro-universe of crowd-funded watch brands is ever expanding these days. A little bit of …