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The 1957 Trilogy is a limited edition re-release of three watches that became archetypal models in Omega's current brand aesthetic. Speedmaster (racing, aka "moonwatch") Seamaster (diving) Railmaster (anti-magnetic) The Speedmaster and the Seamaster 300 remain [...]
The Longines Avigation Type A-7 1935 – Watch Review On The Wrist With Exact Specs, Dimensions & Price
With it's 40 degree angled face, onion crown with emerging monopusher, column wheel chronograph, and great provenance, can the Longines Avigation Type A-7 1935 be "that good" for only $3,500? The purpose of this review is [...]
In early February 2018, Bespoke Unit was fortunate to be invited by Bovet for a guided tour of their facilities. Left to right: Trevor Guilday, Paul Anthony & Charles-Philippe Bowles Founder Paul Anthony [...]
"Invenit et Fecit" on the dial In modern-day watchmaking, innovation, technology and engineering, you can't help but think of the living legend, François-Paul Journe (F.P. Journe). His motto is "Invenit Et Fecit," translated [...]
Longines Legend Diver Watch Review [Reference L3.6188.8.131.52] – A Tribute To A Classic 1960 Dive Watch
The Longines Legend Diver is a truly vintage-inspired timepiece that honors the classic Longines Reference 7042 dive watch from 1960. I recently had the pleasure of wearing the Legend Diver Reference L3.6184.108.40.206 and quite enjoyed the [...]
If you're like me and somewhat of a watch geek you'll know all about the history and story behind the now legendary Zenith El Primero. The year was 1969, and the race was on to [...]