Hands On: MB&F Legacy Machine Thunderdome With Three World Firsts

MB&F Legacy Machine Thunderdome

A couple of months ago, i had the opportunity to go hands on with a totally embargoed MB&F watch: the Legacy Machine Thunderdome. It was hard to keep my excitement about this watch in check, but now, I am finally able to bring a hands-on review of this watch to the forefront.  Let me start by saying…

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Introducing The Vacheron Constantin La Musique Du Temps Cabinotiers Watches

“La Musique du Temps®” Les Cabinotiers Minute repeater tourbillon sky chart - A celestial note

Yesterday in Singapore, Vacheron Constantin unveiled a host of complicated Cabinotiers watches  — all under the theme of La Musique Du Temps.  In total there are six new music of time watches  — each extraordinary and alluring for a variety of reasons. As is the tradition at Vacheron Constantin, the Les Cabinoitiers timepieces are all…

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Riskers On Kickstarter: The Watch Design for Bravery

Riskers

Earlier this year at Baselworld, I had the good fortune of spending some time in the “Incubator” hall – a place where a host of young brands showcased their watches and even their concepts.  Several articles stemmed from my meetings there, as I was intrigued by a host of brands. One of them is Riskers,…

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American Race Car Driver Hanna Zellers Joins Corum Ambassador Team

Hanna Zellers, Corum

Swiss watch brand Corum doesn’t really have brand ambassadors on its roster. Instead, the brand talks about having “friends” — and now female race car driver Hanna Zellers joins the family. American born, Zellers has been enjoying the sport of racing since the tender age of six when her father took her go kart racing.…

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Introducing The Armin Strom Gravity Equal Force Watch, System 78

Armin Strom Gravity Equal Force

Independent Swiss watch brand Armin Strom has been regularly bending the rules of traditional watchmaking — thinking outside of the proverbial box and introducing ever more precise and exciting timepieces. From its Dual Time Resonance watches to the Skeleton Carbon  and the most recent Minute Repeater Resonance, this brand is on fire. Now Armin Strom…

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Hands On With HYT H5, With Complete Technical Explanation By Gregory Dourde, CEO

HYT H5

HYT — the brand originally known as Hydromechanical Horologists  — has turned a new corner in time. By going back to the drawing board and re-thinking its movements and technology, the brand has created an all-new movement that enables the watchmaker to set the fluid time precisely, and that combines fluids and mechanics in an…

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