Dressing up with the Szanto 6200

May 17, 2017 . by Neal Goodacre

Szanto has been making some pretty cool vintage inspired timepieces for awhile now. Taking inspiration from old military style watches, Szanto takes that look and updates them to modern days specs. Inspired by British foreign offer watches their new line, the Szanto 6200 series is a great example of how they keep to their slogan…



Getting Bold with the BOLDR Odyssey Diver

May 11, 2017 . by Neal Goodacre

Based in Singapore, BOLDR Supply Co was founded by Travis, Leon, and Isa to create active urban wear watches. Their first model was the BOLDR Journey Chronograph with a cool curved case and mecha-quartz movement. The Journey really fit that fashionable urban look; now, BOLDR has come out with the Odyssey and things are changing. When…



Hands on with Bronze TC-9 Navy

May 3, 2017 . by Neal Goodacre

Just yesterday, Patrick wrote up the new TC-9 Navy which is available on Kickstarter. Pictures from the company are all well and good but nothing beats holding the actual product in your hands, and better yet, wearing it on your wrist. Fortunately for you, our connections to a lot of these new startups run deep, and we were able to…



Hands on with a Grayton Automatic Dress Watch

April 27, 2017 . by Neal Goodacre

Grayton Watch Co. is a relatively new watch brand that started out in 2015. Grayton focuses mainly automatic dress watches that are well-made and affordable. I am not normally into dress watches, but I must admit that their designs caught my eye. I reached out to them and they we kind enough to send me out…



Hands on with SEVENFRIDAY Q2/01 Regulator

April 19, 2017 . by Neal Goodacre

Since their first watch release of the P1/01 back in 2012, I have always been intrigued by SEVENFRIDAY. Their funky dials housed in odd shaped cases make all their models stand out and call for attention. Up to now I have only seen them in pictures and had to admire them from afar.



Hands on with the James McCabe Belfast Automatic

April 14, 2017 . by Neal Goodacre

Your eyes do not deceive you – the James McCabe Belfast is back on our pages in a hands-on review.   For reference, you can see our 2015 review here. The model McCabe sent me is the James McCabe Belfast JM 1020-CP-2.  Although this is very similar to the previous one we looked at, there are…



Inside the Cockpit of the AVI-8 Hawker Hunter Chronograph

April 12, 2017 . by Neal Goodacre

AVI-8 makes some great aviation inspired watches, and this one is another great one. Many of their models take inspiration from either the cockpit or the plane itself. AVI-8 is releasing a new model to the Hawker Hunter line and this one is way cool. This new Hawker Hunter 4052 will be available for pre-order on April 13th….