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Site coming back to life

Getting back into the swing of my watch collecting, I discovered I have 2 watches I have not reviewed since getting my grail watch, the Seiko Alpinist, the SARB017.  It is a fine watch, but recently the watch collecting itch … Continue reading

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Watch of The Day

This is a feed of my instagram photos of my watch of the day.   by

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Instagram

For a while now, I have used Instagram to take daily watch photos, below is a gallery of the photos I have taken so far.  I will update this page as new ones are added. [Show slideshow] 123►   by

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Watch of the day.

Something new, I am going to post watch I am wearing on a daily basis.  For today, my vintage Bulova from 1960. by

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My other watch hobby

You know what is fun, really does not cost money, and is watch related at the same time?  Collecting watch catalogs! All you really need to do is dress decently and carry yourself with some confidence and live close to … Continue reading

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Industrial Designer + Seiko = Cool looking watch

Riki Watanabe is one of the most famous industrial designers in Japan.  He worked with Seiko/ALBA (yet another division of Seiko) to create this watch: It’s the Riki AAAA101.   The lines are so simple, yet elegant.  It is also powered … Continue reading

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Alternatives

Although the 2 or 3 handed watch/clock on a center pivot is the most commonly accepted form of time keeping, this was not always the case.  There are other ways to tell time.  My wife, Tiffany, and my older brother … Continue reading

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Lightbox

I finally made myself a light box (also known as a light tent)  for taking some better photos of small objects, particularly watches.  I would rather spend money on watches than photographic equipment, so I followed these instructions. Ironically, I … Continue reading

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Super macro fun.

Here is a balance wheel from a 7S36. by

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Updated WordPress

I upgraded to the latest version of WordPress (2.9), which also required me to update from msSQL 4 to 5.  Hopefully everything looks and works the same. by

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