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Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 3—Falklands War Era Through Today

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In the final entry of our British installment of Military Watches of the World, we …

Complications: Splitting Time with the Rattrapante

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The chronograph often features at the top of people’s lists of the most loved or desired complication. Whether it’s timing laps at the track or …

Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 2—Post-WWII Through the Vietnam War Era

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In Part 2 of the British installment of our series, Military Watches of the World, we are going to examine the wristwatches issued to HM’s …

Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 1—The Boer War Through The Second World War

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In the second installment of our series focused on military watches from around the world, we are going to examine the military watches of Great Britain, …
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Wind^Up San Francisco 2018: Meet the Brands Part. 4

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Wind^Up San Fransisco is less than two weeks away, so be sure to mark your calendars for three days of horological goodness taking place May …
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Watchmaker’s Bench: Are All Chronographs Created Equal? Integrated Versus Modular Chronographs

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Watches can be, well, complicated, and not all of the information out there is always accurate or reliable. So we’ve brought onboard Ashton Tracy, a …

Chronography 13: The Important History of the Valjoux 7730, a Classic Mid-Century Movement

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The Valjoux 7730 is a hand-wound, dual-register chronograph movement produced from 1966 to 1973. The 7730 includes a small seconds sub-dial at 9:00, a jumping …

Three-Watch Collection Under $5,000: Jon’s Picks

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It’s been a while since the last installment of our popular Three-Watch Collection Under $5,000 series. We’ve already seen picks from Ilya, Mark, Hung, Sean, …
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The PX Watches of Vietnam: A Survey of Non-Issued, Popular Military Watches of the Vietnam War

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Though case back markings and the famous “broad arrow” are sure to get military watch …