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Doxa D Luftwaffe Front

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 as Zenith, Longines, Mimo (Girard-Perregaux), Glycine, and Doxa. The German military specification All standard-issue watches had the same core features. The general service watch had to be equipped with a shock protection device, a highly …

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How to start a vintage watch collection

How to Start a Vintage Watch Collection the Right Way

Collecting watches is a fantastic hobby. However, it can be very overwhelming, especially in the beginning. In this article, I’ll explain how to start a vintage watch collection the right way. Find your niche If you search for “vintage watch” on eBay, you’ll get more than 146K hits. Sure, you can buy everything within budget …

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Useless watch complications

9 Completely Useless Watch Complications

Complications might serve various purposes. Some are very useful, some of them at least can be useful. Sometimes they’re a display of the manufacturer’s technical skill. Sometimes they’re decorative. And sometimes they’re just useless. Let’s have a look at the most useless watch complications out there, in no specific order. 24h indicator By 24h indicator, …

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