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Watch Water Resistant Levels

Written by: Hermany Biser

Watch Water Resistant Levels

When you make a decision to buy a watch, the most common feature that is often displayed on it is the water resistance level of the watch. The criteria in which watches are rated for water resistance is by putting the watch in a pressure chamber that is equivalent to a given depth under average water pressure. In the market almost all watches are marked water resistance. But if no depth rating is specified that is 50 meters, 100 meters or more, then they are not designed to be inserted in water at all. They may hold up under a...

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Tourbillon - Watch Mechanics Explained

Written by: Hermany Biser

Tourbillon - Watch Mechanics Explained

The tourbillon has been around for quite a while and was licensed by watch making expert Abraham Louis Breguet in (who established Breguet watches that is still around today and claimed by the Swatch Group) in 1795 and protected 1801. That patent has since a long time ago lapsed. Tourbillon is French for "tornado."This is on the grounds that the instrument actually turns on itself. Breguet's thoughts was basically to house a clock inside of a clock. While this portrayal is somewhat off sensibly talking, you have a parity wheel (that pivots), turning on itself. On the off chance that...

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Tips for new watch collectors

Written by: Hermany Biser

Tips for new watch collectors

When it comes to male fashion trends, a wrist watch is one of the few things a man shouldn’t be missing in his wardrobe. Just like the type of clothes you wear, the right or wrong type of watch can easily tell the world what type of a man you are. Before you start a watch collection, they’re a few tips you have to consider to ensure that you stay up to date with different trends. Below are some of the best tips you should consider as a wristwatch collector.Watch TypeThe type of watch highly depends with the age of...

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Facts about Self Wind Watches

Written by: Hermany Biser

Facts about Self Wind Watches

A watch is a time piece that is normally worn on the wrist using straps. It is also used as a tool of fashion. For a watch to keep running, it requires energy. A self wind watch is a mechanical watch which automatically winds itself to generate enough energy to be able to run. This is achieved through a mechanism started by the motion of the one wearing. Here are answers on self wind watches-what they are and how they work:The self wind watch is a unique invention. It is very different from the mechanical watches that require wounding for...

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Best ways to store your favorite watches

Written by: Hermany Biser

Best ways to store your favorite watches

As a six-year-old kid, I was fascinated by watches. Whenever I walked past a gentleman, the first thing I noticed was the timepiece on his wrist. In museums, my eyes searched for fob watches, those age-old timepieces that satisfied the watch lover inside me. At 16, I bought my first watch and I haven't looked back ever since. I choose my watches carefully -- I do not put my hands on all of them, but only the best of them. As a watch lover, the most important thing that I have learned through the years is: you must take very...

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