D.Freemont: The D Stands for Deals!

May 30, 2006 . by John Biggs

D.Freemont is selling some nice Davosas for a little bit of nothing. The movements in there are worth the price of admission alone: 1 – 38mm manual wind, view back, Peseux 7001 movement – very good condition $235 2 – 42mm manual wind, view back, Unitas 6498 movement – excellent – $245 3 – 44mm…

Review – D.Freemont Sapphire Power Reserve Diver

March 28, 2006 . by John Biggs

It is rare to find a U.S. watchmaker who cares as much about his products as David McReady of D.Freemont watches. In a market full of cheap quartz and high profits, McCready is what is known in the business as a “nice guy” and a “shrewd businessman.” The latest piece in his collection, the D.Freemont…

An Interview with David McCready

March 28, 2006 . by John Biggs

David McCready got into the watch business by accident. His father, a renowned engineer who built some of the first microwave systems, was an inveterate collector of arcane electronics. One day, when McCready was a boy, the son of a jeweler accidentally rang the wrong doorbell. McCready answered and the man peeked in and was…