Category Archives: New Watches

Orient Day Date CEV0J002B

Orient Day Date CEV0J002B I had my birthday a couple months ago and received a watch. It was not quite me, so I went ahead and bought this one instead. For years I really admired Orient’s homage watches. Sadly, since … Continue reading

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Watch Review, Valgine Pocket Watch

Valgine Pocket Watch Overview: I am not usually tempted by pocket watches, but recently I picked up a modern watch for my younger brother, so my interest was piqued.  So, on my last visit to my local antique store, I … Continue reading

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2 More Vintage Watches

I’ve done it again and picked up two more vintage watches. First off, we have a Timex, from 1979: It’s a nice, funky automatic.  It has a nice, over-sized Day and Date, with quickset. Secondly, I picked up a Seiko … Continue reading

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Watch Review: Omega Speedmaster 3211.30.00

Omega Speedmaster Ref. 3211.30.00 Watch Review. Around a week ago, I received an amazing e-mail. I had won an Omega Speedmaster, in silver in a sweepstakes from Lussori Jewellery. At first, I had my doubts, but I called, and it … Continue reading

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New Watch, the REAL Speedmaster

Today I received my sweepstakes Omega Speedmaster. As you can see from the photos, it is a stunning watch.  I will post a full review this weekend, but so far, it is an amazing watch. by

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Watch Review: Vintage Timex Square Faced

Vintage Timex Square Faced Last, but not least, is a watch I picked up a few weeks ago, and I have finally gotten a chance to review.  This is a squarish faced Timex, of unknown vintage.  I am sure if … Continue reading

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Waltham Vintage Hi-beat

Watch review Waltham Vintage, High Beat. I picked this one up on impulse, along with a quartz Seiko.  It is a surprisingly clean watch, with a 8 bps movement (28,800 BPH) that keeps great time.  I have not even polished … Continue reading

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Watch Review, Seiko SQ Quartz, 1990

This is one of my latest finds (which was free, since I am a ‘good’ customer) is a Seiko Quartz watch from 1990.  It was in pretty sorry shape when I got it: Pretty sad looking for a watch which … Continue reading

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Dave’s Home for Wayward Wristwatches

Picked up two new-to-me watches, one is a fine, high beat Waltham, hand wound watch: It is a surprisingly clean watch, with a 8 bps movement (28,800 BPH) that keeps great time.  I have not even polished the crystal.  Just … Continue reading

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Watch Review: Timex Mickey Mouse, Vintage 1971

Timex Mickey Mouse, Vintage 1971 A few weeks ago, I was thinking, what am I really missing in my collection?  Two watches sprung to mind, a small seconds watch and a Mickey Mouse watch.  As fate would have it, my … Continue reading

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