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Collecting Watches

From Forums to WatchCrunch

Lately, I haven’t been very active on forums, focusing most of my watch community activities on Instagram – where you …

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Reviews

Review: Maen Greenwich 38 GMT – Blue

Finding a good automatic GMT watch on a budget can be tough. Especially if what you want is an original, …

Editors Pick

Review: Longines Spirit 40mm

Watches rarely create an emotional response. They certainly can inspire awe, admiration, and appeal to our aesthetic senses. They rarely …

Collecting watches

Doxa D Luftwaffe Front
Collecting Watches

Doxa Watches of the Luftwaffe

During the Second World War, scores of watch manufacturers produced watches for the German military. Some were recognizable brands, such …

Collecting Watches

Thoughts on a Large Watch Collection

Justifying my approach to collecting watches requires a trip down memory lane and some soul searching. For some years now, I’ve …

Watch case materials - precious metals
Collecting Watches

Watch Case Materials – Precious Metals

Like all technical features of watches, the choice of case material has changed over time. Some materials that were once …

Watchmaking

Watchmaking

Service: Nivada With an AS 1802 Movement

It was impossible to wind this Nivada because it was already wound to the maximum. However, it didn’t run so …

Onsa dress watch with an FHF 72 movement
Watchmaking

Service: Onsa Dress Watch With an FHF 72 Movement

Sometimes you need a bit of luck. I found this beauty in the pile of broken donor watches. No idea …

Best watchmaker screwdrivers
Watchmaking

Best Watchmaker Screwdrivers for Beginners

Screwdrivers are essential tools for the watchmaker, but it can be confusing. Is Bergeon worth the hype? Is Horotec overpriced? …

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How to identify a vintage Omega watch
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How to Identify a Vintage Omega [2022]

Omega is a great brand. Both the new and the vintage models are fantastic. However, if you buy a new …

How to choose the best watch strap
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How to Choose the Best Watch Strap (2019)

We watch geeks don’t have it easy. It’s hard work to keep a collection interesting. The best way to keep …

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How to Spot a Redial Like a Pro

When you’re browsing auction sites, looking to buy a vintage watch, it’s only logical that you’ll be drawn to the …