Happy Memorial Day

May 30, 2016 . by Patrick Kansa

Happy Memorial Day!



The McDowell Time Delray is a military watch with vintage style

May 5, 2016 . by Patrick Kansa

I must really have a thing for trench watch-inspired watches, as another Kickstarter project just crossed my desk, and I rather liked what I saw. Then again, going with what seems to be a popular style (vintage military in a modern design) is a solid way to go, especially for a brand just starting out. With that in mind, let’s see what the McDowell Time Delray has on offer.



At last – hands-on with the WT Author 1905

April 8, 2016 . by Patrick Kansa

WT Author is one of those brands that I’ve been pleasantly surprised to run across. They have been creating watches unlike what we had seen prior (at least in the modern era of watches), and they have an overarching plan (and timeline) for how their total collection will play out. We saw it start off with the WT Author 1905 (link), then move on to the 1914 (link), and most recently, the 1929 (link). While we had been able to provide hands-on impressions of the latter two models, that first had been limited to just the pictures we had seen, and viewing it through the lens of the design cues that carried forward onto the subsequent models. As fortune would have it, we were able to work with WT Author to have a WT Author 1905 sent over, so let’s travel back in time and have a look at what it offers.



Happy Memorial Day

May 25, 2015 . by Patrick Kansa

Today in the United States, of course, it’s a day known as Memorial Day.  While military watches come and go (and we’ve reviewed quite a few here in the past), I’m still of a mind to focus in on a particular type of watch that spent a lot of time on the battlefield in the days…



Happy Memorial Day

May 26, 2014 . by Patrick Kansa

Today in the United States, of course, it’s a day known as Memorial Day.  While military watches come and go (and we’ve reviewed quite a few here in the past), I’m still of a mind to focus in on a particular type of watch that spent a lot of time on the battlefield in the days…



Happy Memorial Day!

May 27, 2013 . by Patrick Kansa

  Today in the United States, of course, it’s a day known as Memorial Day.  As such, it only seemed fitting that revisit an article from a few weeks back.



A Watch For Your Workday Trenches

May 13, 2013 . by Patrick Kansa

  Many watch collectors (and readers of this site) have undoubtedly run across the segment of watches known as trench watches.  In short, it’s a pocket watch (or pocket-watch style case) that has