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Ball Secometer Pocket Watch – What’s Inside

The Ball Secometer pocket watch goes by the name "Trainmaster," inviting comparison to Webb C. Ball's legendary railroad watch. There's no comparison. The original...

How to Make Pocket Watches Popular Again

Back in the late 19th and early 20th century, shopping for a watch was a different experience. While millions of pocket watches were sold...

Watch News 7/11/2020

Rolex to Drop New Models September 1 Coronageddon threw a spanner in the works for Rolex's annual new model release. When COVID-19 shut down the...

New Watch Alert: 7/3/2020

New watch alert! The new blue dial Tudor Black Bay 58 is a sensation! It's got more Instagram likes than Rachel Cooke. Not really,...

Ball Trainmaster Secometer Pocket Watch

In 1900, Webb C. Ball set the standards for railroad pocket watches - timepieces that kept America's train network safe and reliable, elevated horological...

Waltham Pocket Watch Made America Great

The Waltham pocket watch story begins in 1812 with the birth of Aaron Lufkin Dennison. Raised in the prosperous seaport of Brunswick, Maine, the...

How to Hypnotize Someone With a Pocket Watch

Back in the day, I hypnotized thousands of people. I rarely used a pocket watch - opting for more rapid and dramatic hypnotic induction...

Pocket Watch Tattoo FTW

I'm a Jew. I can't get a tattoo. It's not my call. But I have nothing but admiration for the beauty of a perfectly...

Richard Mille Pocket Watch Revealed

Richard Mille wrist watches are the perfect combination of tacky and ugly. Yes but - they're masterpieces of high tech materials and engineering! Which...

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