If you’re reading this review, chances are you may have some knowledge of the history of this watch. I’ll briefly cover the history for those who don’t really know it. The Hamilton Pilot Pioneer Mechanical is, in essence, a reissue of the Hamilton W10, which was a military watch popularly issued for Royal Air Force … Continue reading Hamilton Pilot Pioneer Mechanical Review
As expected, Rolex introduced some new novelties at Baselworld 2019. What was not expected, however, was what they actually released. Continue reading Baselworld 2019: New Rolex Releases
As is typical of Omega, they have released a limited edition Speedmaster to mark an anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. This is not an average anniversary, however, as it is the 50th anniversary. Omega didn’t just release some Speedmaster with a different dial, they released a genuinely great watch. Continue reading Omega Speedmaster Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Limited Edition
Chronographs can be confusing at first glance, both in name and functionality. The word chronograph sounds similar to chronometer, and the subdials can be bewildering if you don’t know what they’re for (short answer: egg timer). Continue reading Complicated Times: What Is A Chronograph?
The sub-$1000 price point is one in which many watch enthusiasts start in. It is truthfully filled with many mediocre and sub-par watches, with a few shining stars to illuminate the dark. Continue reading Best Watches To Buy Under $1000
The Swiss Holy Trinity is supposed to encapsulate three watch manufacturers that represent the best of high horology, with Audemars Piguet, Patek Philippe, and Vacheron Constantin being written in metaphorical stone as aforementioned watch manufacturers. Continue reading The Swiss Holy Trinity Of Watchmaking Is Dead
In 2012, Omega released the Speedmaster First Omega In Space (FOIS) to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first time an Omega was in space: the 1962 Mercury-Atlas 8 mission. Continue reading Omega Speedmaster ‘First Omega In Space’ Review
While some people are completely repulsed by the idea of owning only a single watch, I believe that having just one perfect watch is the apotheosis of collecting. Continue reading The Romantic Journey Of A One Watch Collection