Hands On Tissot Touch Expert Solar Quartz

April 17, 2017 . by Ken Nichols

Tissot Touch is a light-weight tool recharged by solar energy with 20 features including weather forecasting, altimeter, second time zone and a compass.



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…



The Hourtime boys go back in time

April 13, 2017 . by John Biggs

This week on the Hourtime Podcast we talk about Junghans, AVI-8, sweet rings, and Bremont. Plus John has a crisis of faith and is talked off the edge by Victor. Direct MP3 Download • The HourTime Show on iTunes • RSS Feed • Listen on Stitcher



Celebrating 60 years of the Breitling Superocean

April 13, 2017 . by Patrick Kansa

As Victor noted in a recent discussion he and I were having (talking about Baselworld releases), this really seems to be the year of the anniversary.  Quite a few brands are celebrating milestones for various watches, and Breitling is another one to join that particular party.  For me, I have a bit of a love/hate…



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….



It’s like a ring of fire!

April 11, 2017 . by Patrick Kansa

Unlike the one that Johnny Cash sang about, though, this one shouldn’t burn you.  Rings with luminous material have been pretty popular as of late, and I’ve been interested in them ever since I ran across Black Badger a few years ago.  I have also rather been a fan of the patterns inherent in damascus…



Flying along with the Bremont Solo

April 10, 2017 . by Patrick Kansa

While I – and many immersed in the watch world – tend to have our favorite sorts of complications (and complexities) for watches, there is no doubt that a well-sorted, time-and-date-only watch will certainly hold interest for most folks.  Well, today, we are dipping our toes into the waters of simple (again, in terms of…