Seiko Prospex LX Sky Gradation Dial

26/10/2020 7:00 am Seiko Prospex LX Sky Gradation Dial In recent years, Seiko has re-classified its primary sports models into four different categories, and the Prospex LX is the top of the range. What was initially the Prospex line has been broken into 5 Sports ($300 or less) at the entry-level, then the Prospex ($500-900), Prospex Luxe ($800-$2K), and Prospex LX ($5.5K+). The Prospex… Professional Watches

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Armin Strom caliber ALA20

26/10/2020 1:25 am Armin Strom caliber ALA20 Swiss made, automatic, 32.70 mm x 8.34 mm, 20 jewels, 185 components, 70-hour power reserve, 3.5Hz (25,200 vph). Hours, minutes. Stamped guilloche oscillating weight on movement side. Free sprung balance wheel. Finishing includes ruthenium plating, circular Geneva stripes, straight graining, circular graining, frosting, beveled and polished edges, polished countersinks, and screw heads. Professional Watches

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RGM Model 222-RR Type II “Montgomery Marginal Minute Dial”

24/10/2020 1:11 am RGM Model 222-RR Type II “Montgomery Marginal Minute Dial” RGM adds a new railroad dial — based on a 1920 dial design patent — to the Model 222-RR series. The Type II Montgomery Marginal Minute Dial Model 222-RR (Railroad) comes in a stainless steel case measuring 41 mm x 12 mm (with a 22 mm interlug width). Uniquely, the onion-shaped fluted steel crown is located… Professional Watches

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Interview with Master Watchmaker Jordan Ficklin

22/10/2020 8:00 am Interview with Master Watchmaker Jordan Ficklin Jordan Ficklin is a master watchmaker who led the American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Institute (AWCI) for most of the past decade and has recently returned to the bench. How many years of experience do you have as a watchmaker? I started working in a jewelry store 19 years ago doing minor repairs and I have been working… Professional Watches

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Hublot MECA-10 Clock

21/10/2020 7:53 pm Hublot MECA-10 Clock Inspired by Hublot’s Meca-10 wristwatch, the Meca-10 clock is essentially an oversized version of the watch in the form of a table clock. Working with Jura-based clockmakers L’Epée, Hublot is building on the strong following they have from the unique Meca-10 watch collection which debuted in 2016 and that we went hands-on with. Watch companies… Professional Watches

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The manufacture Armin Strom introduces its first Ladies’ timepiece

20/10/2020 7:39 pm The manufacture Armin Strom introduces its first Ladies’ timepiece Armin Strom is a watchmaker capable of producing customizable mechanical wristwatches fully in-house — yet they’ve never made a timepiece devoted to women. That changes today with the introduction of a more sensual timepiece designed by women and fitted with a new automatic manufacture movement. Following the Gravity Equal Force that was first introduced in… Professional Watches

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Rolex caliber 3230

19/10/2020 7:53 am Rolex caliber 3230 Swiss-made, automatic (bi-directional winding), 28.5 mm, 31 jewels, 70-hour power reserve, 4Hz (28,800 vph). Hours, minutes, central seconds. Rolex’s latest workhouse movement was introduced in 2020 and is a no-date version of the caliber 3235. Features secure rapid stop-seconds. Traversing balance bridge. Free sprung balance with variable inertia weights. Parachrom hairspring. Paraflex shock absorbers. Chronenergy… Professional Watches

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Audemars Piguet Code 11.59 Supersonnerie with gorgeous hand-painted enamel dial

18/10/2020 5:11 pm Audemars Piguet Code 11.59 Supersonnerie with gorgeous hand-painted enamel dial Audemars Piguet recently announced a special edition watch that combines a Supersonnerie with “Grand Feu” enamel work. Since being founded in the Vallée de Joux in 1875, Audemars Piguet has always specialized in the classical chiming timepieces from the very beginning of the company’s existence. Almost 150 years later, Audemars Piguet still produces and repairs… Professional Watches

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Timex Q Timex Hodinkee Limited Edition

16/10/2020 5:36 am Timex Q Timex Hodinkee Limited Edition Following the initial success of the modern Q Timex which was launched in 2019, Hodinkee and Timex partnered to create a limited edition variant. Offered as a restyled version of the modern Q Timex that was introduced in 2019, and that has been offered in multiple iterations since then, the Timex Q Timex Hodinkee Limited… Professional Watches

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