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eBay Finds June, 2020: from Art Deco to Hi-Beat

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Another month down, and while it’s technically not yet June, we’re running next month’s eBay …
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Vintage Spotlight: 1965 Longines Conquest Power Reserve

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Not all watch complications are created equal; some are simply cooler and more useful than others. One example is the power reserve indicator. It is …
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eBay Finds May, 2020: A Seamaster, a Jump Hour, a Dual Crown Diver, and More

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After a short hiatus, eBay Finds is back! In this series, @vintagediver digs up some great upcoming vintage watch auctions on the bay. Naturally, these …
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A Look at the Fortis Cosmonauts Chronograph, the Other Spacefaring Watch

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Watches in space capture the imagination like little else in the hobby. There’s something about those of us who exist strictly within the realm of …
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Fans of Vintage Grand Seiko, Here’s Your New Wallpaper

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The Grand Seiko Guy is an awesome resource for all things vintage Grand Seiko. From evergreen articles covering the history of the brand to catalog …
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The Backyard Breguet: How an Exceedingly Rare Watch Made it to Auction

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Interesting stories to come out of watch auctions are a favorite topic of mine. An auction can tap into so many things that make this …
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Talking Vintage Watch Restoration Ethics with James Lamdin, Eric Ku, and Eric Wind

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The vintage watch world can be a minefield. But the three experts we talked to today can help clarify things, especially when it comes to …
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Affordable Classic: Omega Speedmaster Automatic “Reduced” Ref. 3510.50

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Talk about the Omega Speedmaster Automatic (also known as the “Reduced”) and you’ll naturally hear some kind of comparison with the more renowned Speedmaster Professional. …
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eBay Finds: Longines Gold Coronation V, Seiko 6105, Bulova Wrist Alarm, and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold …