I’ll admit it. It took me a while to appreciate quartz watches, especially ones that take batteries. I have a few Citizen Eco-Drives, a few Seiko Solars, a Seiko Kinetic, some Casio Solars and the Breitling B-50. But this is the only quartz in my collection that takes a battery (the Breitling B-50 is rechargeable).
What is it about square (or tonneau) shaped watches? I love them. Maybe it’s because we don’t see a lot of them. Infrequent or not, the advent of the Apple Watch is making tonneau (especially square-shaped ones) faces more en vogue.
The AP Royal Oak. A grail watch to end all grail watches. And a watch that caused me great consternation. Let me explain…
The Rolex Submariner is likely the most popular luxury watch in production. It’s certainly the most popular Rolex. This iteration shakes it up a bit. Continue reading “Review: Meet the Hulk – The Green-on-Green Rolex Submariner”
Well, my dressy GO Senator is no more. I’ve had it for almost two years and it never got the wrist time that I thought it would. Continue reading “Traded: Review: Glashütte Original Senator Hand Date”
Today I’m bringing out the Tudor Advisor. I like this watch and the alarm complication. It loud but not quite as loud as the alarm on my JLC Master Compressor Extreme World. Continue reading “WAWT: Tudor Heritage Advisor”
Wow. That’s a big name. For a big watch. And one of only two gold watches in my collection. (Well, not including a two-tone Rolex Datejust I received for graduation decades ago…)
When you think about the origins of the Rolex Submariner, something probably like the Tudor Heritage Black Bay should come to mind.
Good :60 ad from Rolex last night during the Oscars. Good but not great. Continue reading “Rolex & Film Fans Rejoice With Ad During Oscars”