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Horology at less than $500

A personal website that has a focus of affordable, mostly mechanical watches.

Archive for November, 2007

I need your help

Monday, November 26th, 2007

I have a wife and child, so I can’t pick up watches every day of the week. So, I come to you, dear readers, for watch reviews.  Any watch under $500 is just fine for me.  There are enough sites dedicated to watches that cost more than a used car.  You can post it here, […]

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Watch Buying Guide (on the cheap)

Friday, November 23rd, 2007

Just because you are buying an inexpensive watch doesn’t mean you shouldn’t expect some quality. Here is what you should look for when buying any watch at any price: When buying a watch, pick the watch up and feel the weight. Does it feel dense, or does it feel too light for it’s size? If […]

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Wednesday, November 21st, 2007

This site it to promote the appreciation of everyday wrist and pocket watches.  I have seen too many sites devoted to watches I would never want to afford.  The problem with watches is that once you go over about $500 or so, you get  really diminishing returns.  A fine Omega or Raymond Weil is a […]

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