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  1. KICKSTARTER: Crafter Blue Hyperion Ocean 600m Swiss Made Professional Diver

    News from the Watch Industry
    While you wouldn’t want to go diving in Hong Kong’s so-called ‘Fragrant Harbor’, close by in the Philippines are some of the world’s finest diving spots, so it should come as no surprise that a Hong Kong brand has designed a truly professional Swiss made dive watch. It’s called the Hyperion...
  2. QUIZ: Do you Really Know Your Swiss Watches?

    News from the Watch Industry
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  3. Swiss Watches 101: What You Need to Know Before Buying a Swiss Timepiece

    News from the Watch Industry
    Here's what you need to know before buying that Swiss Watch you've been looking at for so long. Quartz vs. Mechanical In Quartz watches, a specially designed battery activates a Quartz crystal inside the movement that vibrates approximately 33,000 times per second. These vibrations are then...
  4. The Watch Snob addresses Seiko...

    Seiko
    Hi everyone who appreciates Seiko watches. I just read this article written by the Watch Snob. Please share you thoughts on it or just enjoy reading it. Why Seiko Is Still Underrated - AskMen Happy Friday.
  5. Baselworld 2016: Patek Philippe Annual Calendar Ref: 4948

    2016
    One of Patek Philippe’s most iconic complications lends itself to a precious and refined version for women. The generously sized pink gold case has been redesigned with more pronounced curves to accentuate its feminine nature. The annual calendar was invented by Patek Philippe and displays the...
  6. First Edition Of SIWP Exhibition at HK Watch Fair

    Hong Kong Watch Fair 2015
    In September 2015 Hong Kong is hosting the first edition of SIWP exhibition to promote independent watchmaking brands based in Switzerland in order to present “a different face of watchmaking” from the one displayed by the industry’s giants. During this prestigious event, 8 independent luxury...
  7. Peter Speake-Marin at Little Treasury

    Public Forum
    Little Treasury Jewelers is pleased to announce that we are now Authorized Dealers for Speake-Marin watches. On Thursday, June 18 Mr. Peter Speake-Marin will be in the store to help launch the brand, meeting customers and presenting his collection. Peter is a totally engaging...
  8. Adler Vacuum Swiss Watch 1960s, any info appreciated

    Public Forum
    Hello everyone, I own an Adler watch with Vacuum inscribed on the face. The watch is Swiss made (patent No. 355742), self-winding and looks to have been made in the ~1960s. Please let me know if you guys have any input as to the history of the brand/watch and indication on value Thanks
  9. Introducing PEREN - The Swiss Quality Bargain Kickstarter Campaign

    Start Up Watch Companies - Crowdfunding
    PEREN - The Swiss Quality Bargain Here is the official Peren - The Swiss Quality Bargain Kickstarter campaign https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1288586432/the-swiss-quality-bargain
  10. My sexy Chrono Avenger next to the gorgeous Avenger ii. Which do you prefer ??????????? :)

    Breitling
    To be honest, I love the look of both watches. The Avenger ii looks amazing in that shiny stainless steel with the Pro 3 bracelet. My 2004 Avenger just looks a lot chunkier & rugged especially with that Pro i bracelet fitted, whereas the Avenger ii looks streamlined, trimmed & more aerodynamic...
  11. My Breitling Chrono Avenger

    Breitling
    Hi everyone, I've just recently got my hands on a stunning Chrono Avenger & I'm really happy with it. Originally purchased in 2004, its been well looked after by the previous owner. I just thought that I would share some pics :-)
  12. My Restored Tissot watches samples

    Tissot
    Here are samples of my Tissot restored watches, the dials, movements and the case all of them were restored from very bad condition. josh. [email protected]
  13. Savoy Watches a new SWISS BRAND - UNCONVENTIONAL - INDEPENDENT - DISTINCTIVE

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Savoy Icon Extreme Sport Watches.. See the collection here; http://www.abouttime.com/abouttime/savoy-watches.invtc.html All are Swiss Made. This model has a Black pattern dial with raised indexes and rose gold sub dial rings. Black rubber strap. IP rose gold deployment buckle. Case is...
  14. German vs Swiss diver mechanical watch??

    Dive watches
    In terms of engineering, I know the Swiss hold the world record for its Swiss Military 20,000 Feet Diver (and it has the Guinness world record certificate to prove it), but who's going to dive that deep? So that leaves us with day-to-day performance, durability, style. I don't mind UTS's 4000m...
  15. Watch collecting- where does it end?

    Public Forum
    I sold watches in a Duty Free for many years, I thought when I started that Seiko was as good as it got, I bought a Seiko kinetic when they were first released through work, putting to pasture my second Seiko 150 SPORTS. I sold camera's and such when I started and was then asked to attend a...
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