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Ed Jelley

Ed is a Long Island-based writer and photographer with an affinity for watches, fountain pens, EDC gear, and a great cup of coffee. He’s always looking for the best gear for the job—whether it be new watch, pen, flashlight, knife, or wallet. Ed enjoys writing because it’s an awesome (and fulfilling) way to interact with those who share the same interests.
 

Review: Seiko 5 Sports SRPD Dive Watches

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Popping the SRPD on your wrist is a bit like catching up with an old …
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Review: Ball Engineer Hydrocarbon AeroGMT II

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Ball Watch Company is no stranger to the watchmaking world. They’ve been crafting timepieces since the late 1800s, always with a focus on accuracy. The …
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Review: Mk II Cruxible-Hellion

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Going down the rabbit hole of vintage military watches can be a hefty undertaking. There are so many little variations on the specs — with …
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Review: Laco Frankfurt GMT

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If you find yourself frequently bouncing across timezones, a GMT watch should be in your collection. Sure, you can just adjust your watch as you …
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From Stowa to IWC, a Guide to 10 Flieger Watches

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There’s no denying the longstanding popularity of a good Flieger watch. They’re one of the earliest military watch styles, and have remained in the horological …
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First Look at the Oris Aquis GMT Carysfort Reef Limited Edition

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Just this week, at a product presentation in Colorado Oris announced a brand new limited edition Aquis GMT. It represents a first for the ever-popular …
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Hands-On: Nodus Sector Dive and Field

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Nodus is a two-person brand operating out of Los Angeles, California, and though the company is quite young, it has deservedly built up a lot …
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Review: Timex Giorgio Galli S1 Automatic

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When you hear someone describe a watch with hollowed lugs, an injection-molded case, and a gem set in the dial, something haute undoubtedly comes to …
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Oris Supports an Important Conservation Effort With Their New Lake Baikal Aquis Limited Edition

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Oris continues their mission to clean, protect, and preserve water sources across the globe with …