Archive for November, 2012

Archimede, Deckwatch UA7952-H1.1

Archimede, Deckwatch UA7952-H1.1

This is for the fast deciders, a virtually new Archimede Deckwatch, reference #UA7952-H1.1 (so with a black strap i.s.o. the dark brown one at the picture). The size of the watch is 42 mm and it uses a Unitas 6498 hand winding movement. The glass is sapphire AR coated crystal, the watch is 50...
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IWC, Mk XVI Spitfire

IWC, Mk XVI Spitfire

This IWC Mk XVI Spitfire, reference IW3255, was produced in 2006, however recently fully overhauled at IWC and so in like new condition again. It’s a possibility to own this beauty for almost half of the list price and with full manufacturers warranty. Have a look at the IWC Mk XVI Spitfire picture gallery,...
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Qlocktwo [W] – time in words

Qlocktwo [W] – time in words

Although we’re not particularly the type of people who love battery operated watches, we couldn’t resist this one… So as the only battery operated watch we took the Qlocktwo watch in our collection. More life pictures will follow or will be sent upon request. We have the English and French language versions available, both...
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How a mechanical watch works

How a mechanical watch works

Here’s a nice vintage video by Hamilton, explaining the basics of how a mechanical watch works. Very informative (for most of us) to see. And the fact that it’s a vintage film it ironically indicates that not much has happened in the way mechanical time pieces are constructed to indicate time. As an addition,...
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IWC, GST Rattrapante Chronograph

IWC, GST Rattrapante Chronograph

For sale is this gorgeous titanium IWC GST Rattrapante Chronograph (ref 3715). The GST model line was not very popular at the time, however it’s gaining more and more interest from watch collectors lately. Not many were sold and so IWC produced this model for only a year or two. The watch is in...
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Franck Müller, Color Dreams

Franck Müller, Color Dreams

I’m selling a Franck Müller Color Dreams (7851 SC). This watch has been worn however that’s hardly visible with the bare eye; it is in a very nice overall condition. The watch is fitted on the original leather strap which has a regular steel buckle. It comes complete with the original inner- and outer...
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Omega Speedmasters customized by George Daniels

Omega Speedmasters customized by George Daniels

Sotheby’s yesterday (November 6th, 2012) auctioned two Omega Speedmasters which were customized by George Daniels in 1975 for a co-axial escapement. Both Speedmaster were automatics, and used the 17 jewel Omega 1045 caliber. Lot number 19 was hammered at £ 15.000,= (aprox € 18.700,=) and lot number 20 at £ 16.250,= (aprox € 20.250,=)....
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