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    About time: independents' day

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by Abid Rahman

    ... talk politics at a polite middle-class dinner party. Alas, the last lesson was only recently learnt as I argued that 2014 could be the Year of Independence if separatist Scots and Catalans have their way- of course, all hell then broke loose. Still, never one to be cowed, I will harp on about the joys of independence, if somewhat obliquely and subliminally, as we talk about watches, ...

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    About time: a knight's shining armour

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Abid Rahman

    ... 40mm, although it looks and feels larger. The movement is in-house, self-winding and ultra-thin, illustrating Bulgari's growing confidence in its manufacturing abilities, and features ...

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    About time: By the balls

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:24pm by Abid Rahman

    ... time. A huge gimmick to be sure, but pretty nifty all the same. The watch is sized at 45.5mm and there's a HUB1260 movement inside. There are two versions of the Soccer Bang, the Ceramic ... (for five World Cup wins), with all three of those colours, of course, making up the Brazilian flag. Further CBF engravings can be seen on the back of the watch. The movement is an in-house ...

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    About time: rare treats

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Abid Rahman

    ... be impressive from a big brand with a bottomless R&D budget never mind a small independent label making a few hundred watches a year. What makes every De Bethune movement special is the regulating ... Abid Rahman Abid Rahman Thumbing through Monocle magazine (don't judge me), I was simultaneously cheered and amazed that independent watch titan MB&F was now advertising ...

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    About time: crown jewels

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by Abid Rahman

    ... to celebrate 250 years since the original company was established. The DSTB (dial side true beat) features an in-house A&S6003 movement that pays tribute to the marine chronometers of old, ... in steel, the Spirit Mark II features a modified ETA movement, but not in the usual sense. Rather Speake-Marin has taken the ETA base and created highly decorated rotors, bridges and levers ...

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    About Time: dynamic ceramic

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:56pm by Abid Rahman

    ... the watch has an integrated shock-absorption system that protects the in-house 80110 calibre movement, with its 44 hours of power reserve. Just to up the ante when it comes to number of materials ... is a fancy Co-Axial calibre 8615 movement. This is a dive watch, nominally speaking, so water resistance is a healthy 600 metres, but you wouldn't want to get the orange leather strap wet ...

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    About time: Flight brigade

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:57am by Abid Rahman

    ... but it's certainly eye-catching. Inside, Vulcain has loaded the watch with the V-59 automatic movement that gives a fairly anaemic 48-hour power reserve, but for a mechanical movement ... a rather large date window at the four o'clock position. Inside, there is a Breitling manufacture 01 movement that provides a much more healthy 70 hours of power reserve. The Breitling ...

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    About time: bargain bucket list

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:02pm by Abid Rahman

    ... to the steel case is another nod to modernist industrial design. Inside the watch is a Japanese quartz Miyota movement that, of course, helps to keep the price down but is also reliable and robust. ...

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    About time: good old times

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm by Abid Rahman

    ... that reveals the P.3001/10 calibre movement. Features are kept simple but there is a power-reserve indicator on the back of the watch, with actual power reserve, as the name says, set at three days. ... movement with 50 hours of power reserve. As with most pocket watches, features are kept simple with only hours and minutes. The highlight is the strap, with Hermès relying on its mastery of leather ...

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    About time: men of the cloth

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by Abid Rahman

    ... advantage of the Nato strap is, if you don't like it, you can swap it. The Classic Canterbury watch is a relatively simple Swiss-made watch, with a quartz Japanese movement inside, ... to the watch, which is powered by a Swiss-made quartz movement. Priced at HK$6,600, the Givenchy Seventeen comes boxed with an additional calfskin strap as well as the Nato version. Finally, we have one ...




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