Service: Alpina Dress Watch with Alpina 592 Movement

I love Alpina watches. It’s one of my first mentions if someone asks me for undervalued watch brands. This one has a stainless steel case, and it measures 34 mm without the original signed [...]


Do You Need to Change the Mainspring with Every Service?

When you’re servicing a watch, you have two choices. Clean and reuse the old mainspring or fit a new one. In this article, I’ll explore both options and explain why I believe that [...]


FAQ: How to Use a Tachymeter

No doubt you’ve seen a tachymeter scale on a watch. Probably on a chronograph. You can also find it on some time-only watches, but without the chronograph complication, it’s completely [...]