Great post from the Dive Watch Forum: Your previous post regarding watches you’ve had forever. This watch was my high-school grad present from my Dad in 1971, and I’ve had it ever since (obviously). It has been run over by a car, shot at, lost for four months in the snow (I went back later…
The latest from Omega’s “Quality of Life Police” – You are no longer allowed to wear shirts or have hair when wearing the Planet Ocean. We are sorry. Read more here
I don’t like quartz chronos that well but this one is purdy. $230 ain’t half bad. Check it out here You can buy it here, apparently.
Torgoen makes a line of professional pilot watches that sell considerably less than standard Quartz chronos and have a styling and utility that rivals some of the bigger houses. The T2 is a 4-register chrono with 1/10, second, and 30 minute timers with split and lap functionality. Add on a flight computer slide rule bezel…
Reto of the PMWF posted this a few years ago but it’s definitely still fresh. Excellent close up look at the insides of my favorite beater, the Sandoz Submariner-alike. Check it out here.
Nice thread on the BIG Watch Forum about the best cheap beaters. Some interesting ideas. I would say my best beater is the Sandoz Diver. Automatic, withstands gardening and wall fixing, and looks nice. Check out the entire threa here.
WristFashion.com first picked this up but it’s a particularly clever little take on the whole sundial concept. Check it out here.