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Zach Kazan

Zach is a native of New Hampshire, and he has been interested in watches since the age of 13, when he walked into Macy’s and bought a gaudy, quartz, two-tone Citizen chronograph with his hard earned Bar Mitzvah money. It was lost in a move years ago, but he continues to hunt for a similar piece on eBay. Zach loves a wide variety of watches, but leans toward classic designs and proportions that have stood the test of time. He is currently obsessed with Grand Seiko.
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Ressence Introduces the Type 3BBB, the Latest Version of their Oil Filled Sports Watch

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Somehow, Ressence has become one of the more divisive brands in high end watchmaking. For …
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Grand Seiko Celebrates Twenty Years of their GMT with a New Limited Edition

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Another year, another anniversary. Just as Omega can’t seem to stop churning out endless variations on the Speedmaster, Grand Seiko is keen to celebrate anniversaries …
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Review: the Haim Descent

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The word “charm” is thrown around a lot in the watch world, and I confess I usually don’t know exactly what people mean by it. …
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Defending Grand Seiko’s Power Reserve Indicator

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Earlier this month, Grand Seiko released their first new watches of the year. One of them, the SBGA471, is powered by a Spring Drive movement …
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An Extremely Limited Frederique Constant Flyback Chronograph Brought to you by the Largest Watch Account…In the World!

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DailyWatch, as they proudly proclaim in their Instagram bio, is the world’s biggest watch account. I’ll admit that I haven’t done a scientific study on …
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Zenith Introduces the Final Edition of their Lupin the Third Series

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If you want to talk about collecting niches, how about chronographs tied to animation and hand drawn characters? Off the top of my head we’ve …
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Brew Refreshes the Metric with Three New Dial Colors

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Since Brew’s Metric Chronograph was released last summer, it’s become something of a viral sensation. The watch has become a social media hit, with new …
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Grand Seiko Releases a Pair of Special Editions with Ice Blue Dials

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Grand Seiko’s first release of the year is a (sort of) seasonally appropriate pair of US exclusive special editions, one powered by the 9R65 Spring …
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Introducing the Omega Speedmaster Calibre 321 in Canopus Gold

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In what has now become a January tradition, Omega has unveiled a new Speedmaster on …