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What we can say is that the reason most of these aftermarket watches are expensive is that the real watches need to be first purchased (at more than wholesale prices) and then modified. For that reason, a black-coated Rolex will often cost a lot more than a standard Rolex. Sometimes a lot more. Also, be careful about whether or not the modified watch is new or used. Some modifiers try to keep costs down by modifying pre-owned timepieces. This isn't a bad idea per se, but you should be aware of what you are getting into.

To assist the scientists, someone acquired an Exosuit. What is the Exosuit? It is a relatively new manned submersible suit that takes the traditional steampunk diving suit to the next level. The suit was designed by Nuytco Research in Vancouver. The firm J.F. White Contracting purchased at least one these that it seems to either be loaning or renting to various groups - such as the team Hublot is working with.

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If you'll notice, we tend to not write about "fashion watches." A segment of typically inexpensive watches so unfairly named because they make actual fashionable watches look bad. "Fashion watch" is a polite term used to describe most of the illegitimate wrist trash unsuitable for people with much taste or knowledge. It isn't about money either, if your budget is 0 there is plenty out there for you too that isn't a rapidly cobbled together design using elements from 12 popular "big name watches" into a final result that even Frankenstein would shun. So allow me to sum up: "fashion watches" aren't fashionable, and I am sorry to report there aren't new magical "watch trends" each few months that merit an in-depth round-up of exemplary pieces. How does this tie into the Breitling's limited edition Navitimer 1461? It doesn't, but by mere virtue that the watch is blue - and so are a few others this year- means it will be the unfortunate victim of being of being put into some "blue watch round-up." Worse yet, I may even be among those people cajoled into penning such an article.

Furthermore, it is one of few perpetual calendars that can be easily adjusted using the crown alone and allegedly without the need for reading instructions, because there are no restrictions for advancing the date forward or back, regardless of the time of the day.

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Casio GW9400 Rangeman Watch Review: Best G-Shock Today?

Casio GW9400 Rangeman Watch Review: Best G-Shock Today?

Since the 2011 model, the design has included a new take on the classic. The iconic bezel was retained almost in perfect form, but the case was seemingly carved by a katana for a more contemporary look. In high-grade titanium you can easily see how interesting the form of this watch can be. Ceramic was used for the first time, and it really simplified a very wild theme Audemars Piguet began with the first two Royal Oak Concept watches. It even lost some indicators along the way, such as the power reserve indicator.

While you and I may not readily jump to a quick association between the movie and watch industries, they are disciplines that overlap and their histories during the 20th century are sure to have some unique parallels. To be sure, there have been plenty of watches and clocks that have shown up on the silver screen, but it can go further than that. Girard-Perregaux is helping to further demonstrate those connections for us with a book they've released in collaboration with the brand's sponsorship of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. The forthcoming book will be named "Mechanics of Dreams."

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In the past we offered a full aBlogtoWatch review of the Ulysse Nardin Freak Diavolo here. It was a very positive experience because the Freak deliciously retains the utility and interest of a luxury watch while at the same time being something totally different. How? Well the watch has no crown, uses much of the movement as the minute hand, and somehow seems to be weird yet wonderful at the same time. There is a little tab under 6 o'clock that you lift up while turning the bezel to adjust the time. To wind the Freak you turn the case back. There is even an open window for the large mainspring barrel which allows you to see how tightly wound it is. Fully wound, the Freak has eight days of power reserve.

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The Swatch watches I sometimes wear is because they remind me of my adolescence as they were the watch to own when I was growing up. Swatches were the current generation's iPhone. I own many of them and a few have survived to this day. But Casio watches I appreciate and wear because they are truly indestructible tool watches with incredible technology packed in tiny sizes with high-utility and style. In this review I take a close, hands-on look and review of the Casio Pro Trek PRW3000.

The Omega Speedmaster Dark Side Of The Moon feels so much more than a ceramic version of the modern Speedmaster. Omega has cleverly been able to produce yet another model which really feels like more than the sum of its parts, and if you look at the minor details you'll realize that this isn't just another black ceramic-cased timepiece. It combines the history and mystique of the Speedmaster collection, with a useful material, and very satisfying design that is both masculine, and just plain cool. What do you get when you upgrade one of the world's most iconic sport watches into a cult item? You get the Omega Speedmaster Dark Side Of The Moon.

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How Negative Comments Can Help Boost Sales Of Watches

How Negative Comments Can Help Boost Sales Of Watches
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While pricing isn't officially "locked down" until we get to SIHH, it's anticipated that these models will come in between ,900 and ,200, with general availability occurring in April 2014. While these follow with the lineage established with the non-chronograph Clifton, this presents some additional functionality (and styling) that some may prefer. And besides, who ever said too many choices was a bad thing?

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Secondly, the PAM579's dial has been changed to a different shade of brown from that of the predecessor PAM345. Its hands and indexes coated with tan colored SuperLuminova give this new model an appearance that not only matches the brand's more recent offerings, but also lends the watch what I would call a more vintage mood. And it is that timeless look that so many fans of the brand began to love and expect, with it perhaps being more authentic and in greater harmony with the brand's communicated history. With a consistently large demand for similarly styled pieces, this special edition of only 300 pieces will likely sell out fast.

When Girard-Perregaux announced its Constant Escapement at Baselworld 2013, it was immediately considered to be one of the most impressive technological developments, not only of that year's fair, but in the brand's more than 220 years long history as well. Incorporating a constant force mechanism into a wristwatch movement is an immense challenge and one that resulted in numerous spectacular, albeit often compromised results. What allowed GP to leave the space-consuming fusee's, chains and other devices out of the equation was the utilization of a space-age material called silicon.

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So how does the Oris Big Crown ProPilot Altimeter watch work? It is pretty straight-forward, actually. The timekeeping part of the watch is an Oris caliber 733, which is a base Swiss Sellita SW200 automatic movement which sits in the middle of the case on top of a module. A stem from the movement extends to the crown at 2 o'clock, which allows you to wind or adjust the timekeeping part of the ProPilot Altimeter.

Many of you might regard Cartier as a jewelry brand, but did you that they were in fact one of the pioneers of wrist watches? Today the brand makes some very high-end and exciting pieces, such as Rotonde de Cartier Astrocalendaire Watch, but their roots were simpler, though no less important. Here is a look at some very early Cartier watches.

Note that the Meta must be secured to a USB-connected dock for charging. This also probably helped keep the size smaller, but the Meta still isn't "small" in size. Does it look sexy? I don't think I'd go that far, but it is certainly among the better looking smartwatches and is most definitely a step in the right direction. Meta is calling their watch a "premium smartwatch" and that it exists as part of the natural ecosystem of user and smartphone. Like most other smartwatches, the Meta merely tells time on its own without a smartphone companion. Its primary "smart" purpose is to connect with a Bluetooth enabled smartphone to deliver updates and notifications.
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It might sound like a silly question, but why is it that you want a watch? Do you want to know what time it is? Perhaps you want to impress your friends or ladies? Perhaps you love history and want a timepiece that is indicative of an era or person. People who consider themselves watch collectors have no shortage of motivations and interests in the watches they buy. Perhaps you simply feel like you've reached a point in your life that merits rewarding yourself? These are all common (and good reasons) for getting a watch.

One should not forget that the Omega Speedmaster began life as a racing watch. This "Ms Speed" imagination of the Omega Speedmaster Dark Side Of The Moon goes back to the Speedmaster's track heritage but also combines it with some interesting femininity. Niklas thinks the intentionally androgynous look of the Ms Speed Omega Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon comments on our own gender perceptions when it comes to design. When it comes down to it, is the watch for men or women? Does it even matter?

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A cable from the Exosuit goes back up to the support vessel, offering power and oxygen. The system is designed to allow for the diver to last up to 50 hours in the suit if needed. The suit has all types of communication equipment and information gathering gadgets. The diver controls the legs and arm manipulators, and the feet have propulsion systems to allow the diver to maneuver and get back to the surface.

One of the last things I was expecting from Cartier for 2014 was a dive watch, and now that we have one I can barely imagine not wanting it. That is how the peculiar "desire engine" of the watch industry works. As mixed up and backwards as the industry may be, it still has the power to create items that I suddenly desire which I would have never thought appealing until they were brought to my attention. I am not even sure that a dive watch from the  famously elegant and classy Parisian brand makes sense on paper, but now that one exists I sort of really want it.  Yes, there are Cartier "sport" watches... but a legit diver, water resistant to 300 meters that you can still wear with a tie and be taken seriously by Europeans taste makers? I didn't think it possible but the Calibre Diver is it.

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