Breitling Chronomat GMT: a high-flying traveler

The presentation at Baselworld 2009 of the new caliber manufacture 01 (designed and produced by Breitling) represented a milestone in the history of this legendary firm. The explanation of the reasons for the decision of Breitling (and almost all other Swiss brands) to start the unbridled race of calibers manufactured internally, could fill several pages. […]

How to use a rotating bezel on wrist watch

Technically, the bezel is an independent part of the housing that holds the glass. As the potential of the wristwatch unfolded, this element also took on new forms. Today, depending on the purpose, the bezel can have a different embodiment, which in many respects determines the style of the wrist accessory, and perform different tasks. […]

The ETA movement: the main thing about the factory and its mechanisms

In articles and specifications about watches, you could often meet the abbreviation ETA or the phrase “mechanism ETA”. This is the name of the industrial empire producing mechanical and quartz mechanisms, as well as spare parts for them. Every year, the factory produces millions of mechanisms, serving about half of all Swiss production. What contribution […]

Review of the female silver watch Nick Exclusive 1100.12.9.53V

Over the past two decades, this phrase, along with calls for support of domestic producers, causes mixed feelings among citizens of our country. On the one hand, I want to buy what we have done and helped our native production. On the other hand, the quality of domestic products, unfortunately, often leaves much to be […]

Review of aviator bristol scout watch

Legendary aircraft from different eras and countries have always been the main source of inspiration for the Swiss brand Aviator. The watch company remains true to itself and its name. To date, in its portfolio, there are collections dedicated to the Russian jet fighters MiG-21, MiG-29 and MiG-35, the American World War II participant Airacobra, […]

Overview of Women’s watches Axcent of Scandinavia X12184-007

What is Scandinavia associated with? Far northern countries, permafrost and volcanoes, Vikings, and fjords. The Swedish fashion brand Axcent of Scandinavia decided to place its accents in the understanding of the north by the southern girls. The name of the collection of women’s digital watches Bliss translates as “happiness.” Happiness to live in the north, […]