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Introducing Moduco Watches

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“Architectural” is a word that gets tossed around frequently in design circles, and it’s easy …
Article / Vintage

Affordable Vintage: My Journey to a Seiko Navigator Timer ref. 6117-8000

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The Seiko 6117-8000 came into my collection as a fallback of sorts—a stand in watch for another piece that had been traded away (a Seiko …
Article / Featured

Baselworld 2018 Teaser: Quick Hands-On with the Hamilton Khaki Field Mechanical

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For military watch enthusiasts, there is often a simple choice to make: wear a vintage piece that seems undersized and flimsy by today’s standards, or …
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Introducing the Orient Bambino Small Seconds, the Latest Iteration of an Affordable Classic

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If you’re just getting into mechanical watches and appreciate quality, but don’t have deep pockets, then you’re likely turning to the Japanese. Of course, there’s …
Review / Review

Straton Speciale Chronograph Review

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It’s always fun to see a brand mature over time, finding a unique voice and direction as they go. Over the last two years we’ve …
Review / Review

The Other Moon Watch—Bulova Lunar Pilot Chronograph Review

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The historical Bulova “Moon Watch” has a long and fascinating, albeit a somewhat convoluted, history. The watch was made for Astronaut David Scott, who wore …
Review / Review

Hands-On with the Bleau Modest Collection

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One of the most consistently interesting things I’ve observed following the ever-burgeoning micro-brand segment of the watch world has been the democratization of materials and …
Review / Review

Seiko Prospex Diver ref. SPB053 Review

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At Wind^Up a few weeks back, we met one of our long-time readers, James Smith (you Instagram fanatics may better know him as thejames80). We …
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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 …