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Rolex Submariner 16800 Matt Dial Modern Vintage!

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As the title says Hands on with Rolex Submariner 16800 Matt Dial modern vintage, this watch is a cracking piece a transitional Submariner from 1980. Rolex decided in 1980 to go down the sapphire crystal route instead of the high top plexi glass (acrylic glass) on the 1680 models the previous model to the 16800. […]

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Breitling Supereocean Heritage Chrono 46mm

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Breitling Supereocean Heritage Chronograph 46mm on mesh bracelet, this a recent acquisition its the big brother to the Breitling superocean 44m I suppose the smarter looking versions.  The heritage range has been in production for 60 years was first launched in 1957 as a professional divers watch and later was used by diver enthusiasts. The […]

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Inside Grand Seiko With The Spring Drive

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Inside Grand Seiko With the evolution of the spring drive movement.  This is a short video from Hodinkee where they took a trip to the Seiko factory and see how the spring drive is made. The Grand Seiko range is the high end models of Seiko, ranging from £3,000 to £20,000, there is plenty of […]

Hands on Breitling Superocean 44mm A17391

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Hands on with the Breitling Superocean 44mm A17391, sticking with the Breitling theme this was a watch I had a short while back nice chunky lump of metal, automatic movement Breitling Calibre 17 power reserve of 42 hours. The Superocean is water resistant to 2000 metres which is great if you need a divers watch to […]

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Hands on Breitling Avenger 2 Seawolf Ref: A17331

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Hands on with Breitling Avenger 2 Seawolf Ref A17331 this a big chuck of dive watch courtesy of Breitling a current model you can buy in the shops.  The Avenger 2 Seawolf is a true divers , watch is water resistant to 3000 metres / 10,000Feet which is a long way down for any watch […]

Happy New Year 2018 Some Watches Created a Buzz 2017

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Some of the 2017 Watches That Created a Buzz, 2017 had some great new arrivals at Basel that collectors went out to get collecting watches is becoming a more popular hobby in recent times. The first one I feel created a storm was The Rolex Sea Dweller Red Writing unfortunately still waiting for mine and […]

Watch Spotting: Richard Hammond Sea Dweller

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Watch Spotting: Richard Hammond receives his treasured Rolex Sea Dweller back after the fire ball crash in the Rimac concept one on series two of The Grand Tour.  The second series kicked off a few weeks ago with the 3 stooges Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May with some watch spotting which part of […]