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What exactly is a subdial?

In this week’s blog post, we are going to take another deep dive into some watch terms. This week we will figure out what exactly is a subdial. A subdial is the mini dial that sits on the watch face or dial. They are known as auxiliary dials and serve a few different functions. Those include tracking lapsed seconds, minutes and hours, moon phases or a second time zone across.. Read More

Check out the world’s thinnest watch

Right now, the world is obsessed with thin. Whether that’s in body type or the thin, slim clothes that are now all the rage, thin is in style. But what about thin watches? Watches, by nature, have to have some depth in order to fit all the mechanical parts to make the timepiece work. That doesn’t mean a watch can’t be created thin. Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Squelette The Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin.. Read More

What is your favorite character watch?

If you haven’t noticed, it seems like more and more people are wearing watches on their wrists. It doesn’t matter if those are smart watches that can tell you the weather, your texts or set your thermostat, many collectors are still interested in the character watches they had their heyday of the 1950s. With faces that used Disney characters, baseball stars, and movie heroes, these watches were all the rage among us.. Read More

Repairing watches right when you’re a lefty

The world is set up for right-handed people. For lefties, it’s not so easy. Surely, right-handed people have gone through the awkward feeling at some point in grade school when they pick the left-handed pair of scissors. They just don’t fit right. There are a lot of lefties out there that need to make their way in a right-handed world. My son Tom is one of those people.  He is a.. Read More