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Introducing the Omega Speedmaster Apollo 11 50th Anniversary LE, Fitting Tribute or Too On The Nose?

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Well, here it is. To the surprise of no one in the watch community, Omega …
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The Speedmaster Professional Goes Master Co-Axial with the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary LE

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The non-stop production of Omega limited editions is already an old joke in the watch world.  It seems like every month there’s a new limited …

eBay Finds: 1960s Seamaster, Tradition Skin Diver, and More

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When it comes to shopping for vintage watches on eBay, it can be a gold mine, but it can also be a minefield. Our very …
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The Co-Axial Escapement: an Horological Hit

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The co-axial escapement—generally regarded one of the most significant contributions to mechanical horology in the past two centuries—will soon celebrate its 20th anniversary as Omega’s …
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Not Just Watches: the Joys of Collecting Horological Ephemera

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Collecting vintage watches is fantastic in and of itself, with all manner of brands, models, eras, and styles to choose from and to focus on. …
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Watches on the Screen—The Omega Timepieces of “First Man”

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No doubt, by now most of you have heard of the upcoming film, First Man (directed by Damien Chazelle and Starring Ryan Gosling as astronaut …
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Omega’s Black Sheep—a Look at the Speedmaster “Teutonic”

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The Omega Speedmaster is an iconic watch, and its aesthetic is well known. The black dial with contrasting white markings and hands. The distinctive case …
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Military Watches of the World: “The Dirty Dozen”

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The attraction of the vintage tool watch for many is that these were timepieces built to do a specific job as accurately as possible, and, …
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Introducing the Omega Railmaster Co-Axial Master Chronometer “Denim”

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The Omega Railmaster Co-Axial Master Chronometer was one of the coolest releases of 2017 (and it …