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Sean Lorentzen

Hailing from Redondo Beach, California, Sean’s passion for design and all things mechanical started at birth. Having grown up at race tracks, hot rod shops and car shows, he brings old-school motoring style and a lifestyle bent to his mostly vintage watch collection.
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Hands-On with the Archimede Pilot 42 GMT

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As we all evolve as watch enthusiasts and collectors, our own personal microcosms usually start …
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Marking the Win with Hamilton

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The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is more than a cathedral of speed—it’s the Vatican. Since 1911, the fastest men in the world have come to these …
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Introducing the Brellum Duobox Pandial Chronographs

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Very few players hit a home run in their first at-bat. For those rare few that do, that first-time homer turns out to be a …
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Hands-On with the Mido “Inspired by Architecture” Limited Edition, a Timepiece Celebrating the Guggenheim

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Mido is one of those brands that has, in North America at least, flown under the radar of many enthusiasts for years, quietly producing excellent …
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Hands-On with the Elliot Brown Tyneham

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“Form follows function” is one of the oldest rules in design, and it’s endured through the ages for good reason. The idea that the shape …
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Introducing the Autodromo GT Owner’s Edition and Endurance Chronographs, Designed In Collaboration with Ford Motor Company

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One of the greatest things about covering the micro-brand segment of the watch industry is that we get to watch companies grow—usually out of one …
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Introducing the Christopher Ward Me 109 Single Pusher Chronograph with the Cal. JJ02

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Pilot’s watches as a genre are dominated by reinterpretations of old designs. In fact, what we’d consider as the archetypal pilot traces its roots all …
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Introducing the Kerrison Collection from Martenero

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In a few short years of production, Martenero has set itself apart from the rest of the micro-brand pack with a focus on clean, classic-inspired …
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Introducing the Bravur BW003, the Swedish Brand’s First Mechanical Series

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As counter-intuitive as it may sound, perhaps the toughest feat in watch design is creating …