Armin Strom Mirrored Force Resonance Fire Watch, Video

 |  February 16th, 2017

We’ve been keeping tabs on the recently released Armin Strom Mirrored Force Resonance watch, that increases accuracy by about 30 percent. Today, we bring you a look at a video that showcases the watch in all its beauty. The Armin Strom timepiece was developed after much research and development into resonance — a sophisticated and demanding horological technique that has rarely been mastered. Armin Strom’s resonant Caliber ARF15 is a classically constructed manually wound movement that was conceived, manufactured, assembled, and regulated in-house. It beats at a 3.5 Hertz (25,200 vph) frequency, allowing the observer to really appreciate the patented, resonant regulators in action. The resonance clutch spring needed to realize the Mirrored Force Resonance’s twin display of seconds was so…

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Armin Strom Unveils Technically Advanced Caliber with Mirrored Force Resonance

 |  November 9th, 2016

In a bold move, Armin Strom unveils its most complicated movement to date – and one that impacts the world of watchmaking.  After several years of research and development, the brand has released the patented Caliber ARF 15 with Mirrored Force Resonance technology. Unveiled at Salon QP in London recently and making its debut in an 18-karat gold Fire case,  the new  in-house movement offers stabilization of the going rate, conservation of energy and more. To understand the watch, a little lesson in resonance may help. Essentially, resonance is a phenomenon of physics that states that two oscillating bodies in close proximity influence each other and eventually synchronize. This is the concept Armin Strom embraces in its new Mirrored Force Resonance caliber. The movement features  dual regulators developed for…

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Celebrating the 4th of July with 12 Red, White and Blue Watches (slideshow)

 |  July 1st, 2016

Independence Day is around the corner. In fact, this year the 4th of July falls on a Monday, giving us all a nice long weekend to relax and enjoy time off, time out and time on the wrist. So, for the fun of it, we bring you a look at 12 top red, white and blue watches. Indulge.  

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Hands On with the New Armin Strom Max Chilton Edition Edge Double Barrel Watch, and Meet Max Chilton

 |  June 14th, 2016

It was an exciting weekend at Texas Motor Speedway, where the Firestone 600 Verizon IndyCar Series’ was supposed to take place. Not only were there dozens of cars and drivers set to race wheel to wheel on the mile and a half banks, but also Armin Strom was in full throttle to role out its newest timepiece, created in cooperation with brand ambassador and racecar driver Max Chilton, who had design input into the new Max Chilton Edge Double Barrel Limited Edition watch. While thunderstorms, pelting rain and fierce lightning put a damper on the races and caused a postponement of the Firestone 600 until August, Armin Strom went full speed ahead with the unveiling of the new line. Not…

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Up Close with the Armin Strom Edge Double Barrel Unveiled at Baselworld 2016

 |  April 25th, 2016

At this year’s Basel world Armin Strom unveiled its latest release, the Armin Strom Double Barrel Edge. With a PVD black case, larger size and bold skeletonization, the latest release will lure watch buyers looking for a bold and evocative statement on their wrists. The main story with the Edge Double Barrel is its striking visual cues. Powered by the Armin Strom caliber Arm16, the movement features a number of geometric patterns and angular components. The dial of the watch features spider shaped crown wheels, large Arabic numerals and a 60-second register with power reserve indicator at the 9 o’clock position. The power indicator is extremely useful as the manually wound watch offers a hefty 8 days of power reserve…

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