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Chopard L.U.C. 8HF Power Control 4 - Perpetuelle

Double Take: Chopard L.U.C. 8HF Power Control (Hands-On)

Chopard is an intriguing brand. They have the history enthusiasts desire (yes, they were, first and foremost, a watch company, despite the common misconception), and the innovation coming from their ateliers today is enough to make any watch geek drool incessantly. Perhaps more impressive, though, is that Chopard is one of the few watch companies to own […]

TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 6 Chronometer watch angle - Perpetuelle

A Look at the Vintage-Inspired TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 6 Chronometer

This special edition Carrera from TAG Heuer was announced earlier this year at Baselworld.  Sporting the vintage Heuer logo on the dial, the Carrera Calibre 6 Chronometer (Ref.WV5111) comes in a 39mm stainless steel case and a red/blue/silver color set that accentuates well the vintage-inspired aesthetic of the watch.  The dial is silver with a […]

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DeWitt Academia Chronostream II case detail - Perpetuelle

Looks Good: DeWitt Academia Chronostream II Chronograph

For years I’ve struggled to find interest in DeWitt’s watches, but this new Chronostream II caught my eye.  It is part of the DeWitt Academia collection, which is original in its design and one of six families in the brand.  The Academia pieces span a range of complications and often feature a sculpted bezel in […]

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Buying Time: Manual Wind Chronographs from Patek, Journe, Omega and Chopard

Welcome to this week’s edition of Buying Time.  This week, I have selected four great pre-owned watches that are all manual wind chronographs.  Due to the intricate mechanics required for operation, manual wind chronograph calibers are arguably some of the most beautiful and intriguing calibers out there, especially at the high end.  My list spans […]

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