Happy Holidays

December 28, 2006 . by John Biggs

I’m out for the week in Warsaw, Poland. I’ll be back on the 3rd and hopefully I’ll be able to solve all of the problems we’re having with the site including those crappy ads that pop up entirely too much. I’m not getting much cash out of them and they are seriously annoying. Anyway, happy…

Forums – Trouble?

December 21, 2006 . by John Biggs

Are you guys having trouble with the forums?

For Sale – Glycine Airman GMT 2000 – REDUCED

December 21, 2006 . by John Biggs

From my collection: a quartz Glycine Airman GMT 2000 circa 1980. Perfect condition. Nice lume. Rarely worn. $200 or trade. Email me at john at wristwatchreview dot com. Please consider picking this up. I’d prefer one of you guys to have it than sell it on eBay. SOLD!

Chuck Maddox: Watch Fop Killer

December 20, 2006 . by John Biggs

Chuck Maddox tears into a WatchUSeek fop Thomas in an excoriation of Omega. An example of Watch snobbery vs. realism at its best. and I should know better than most of you. Laughable! However, if knowledge/experience is directly related to amount of stupidity exhibited he may have a case. Chuck Maddox’s Watch Blog: Hard to…

Rolex + German Train = Schnitzel

December 20, 2006 . by John Biggs

The kooks over at the Rolex Forum let a Bahn run over a fake Rolex. The results are quite striking. R-L-X Haupt-Forum | Die Bahn kommt!! (viel Bilder) [Das Rolex Forum]

Seiko Ignition SBHL003

December 20, 2006 . by John Biggs

Nice new Seiko caught over on WatchReport. The SBHL003 is an interesting new addition to Seiko’s Ignition line. There are two things which differentiate it from other Seiko Ignitions. First, while the watch uses a classic analog display to present the time, the inner dial is an LCD used for timing and alarm features. Second,…

Balance-cocks Wha?

December 20, 2006 . by John Biggs

Balance cocks are the little pices that fit over the balance wheel to keep them in place. They sometimes look like little chickens, or coqs, and have absolutely nothing to do with what’s going through your filthy dirty mind. Fascination has a huge article on the them, explaining that they were once so beautiful people…