Mondaine Official Swiss Railways Stop2Go Backlight. How Great is That?

Swiss Railways watch

In the video below you can watch Mondaine’s foray into the world of horological entertainment. The second hand of the watch in question — the Official Swiss Railways Stop2Go Backlight — pauses at 59 seconds, waits for the hour hand to change, then jumps ahead and continues on its merry way. That’s awesome only . . .

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Citizen Caliber 0100 (+-1 Second Per Year) Sold Out?

Citizen Caliber 0100 on a bracelet.

The Citizen Caliber 0100 is the world’s most accurate wristwatch movement — that doesn’t rely on an external signal to adjust time. According to the manufacturer, their quartz timepiece’s accuracy varies by . . .

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Casio G-SHOCK RANGEMAN Solar-Assisted GPS Navigation GPR-B1000-1JR: Ugly AF?

I’m no outdoorsman, but I know a guy. My guy says hydration is the key to outdoor survival. Not freezing to death is also a thing. After that, it’s all about getting someone to rescue you, or finding your own damn way to safety. A cell or sat phone works for the former. A watch with GPS location tracking for the latter. Great. But why do so many of these things have to be so ugly? Big and ugly . . .

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Junghans Master Chronograph: Kicking Off the Campaign for Real Plexiglass?

A lot of watchmakers go to a lot of trouble to affix crystals that look like ye olde plexiglass, complete with vintage-style light distortion. As Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell told us, there ain’t nothing like the real thing baby. Especially if you like scratches. Thankfully, German know-how tackled the curved convex plexiglass scratching problem . . .

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New Seiko 5 Sports: Has Seiko Lost Its Mind?

“The new Seiko 5 Sports draws its inspiration from the five decades of Seiko 5 Sports’ success,” seikowatches.com proclaims, “its design is based on one of Seiko’s most loved sports watches.” And there it is, above. And here it is now . . .

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