Tag Archives: Hamilton

Vortic vs. Swatch

Vortic video ahead! Much of the head-to-head below is pure cringe — PERSONALLY, I LOVE THE SWATCH GROUP! It suffers from the typical YouTube disease of stretching a five-minute explanation into a half-hour marathon, but it might be worth your … Continue reading

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New Watch Alert 2/14/20

This is the first New Watch Alert where I haven’t been ‘whelmed. That’s the new word women use when they get too many responses to their online dating profile. Because saying “overwhelmed” takes too much effort. I prefer the Toffler … Continue reading

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Rolex Daytona Alternatives

Who doesn’t want a stainless steel panda-faced Rolex Daytona? Who wants to pay $13k+ to own one – assuming you could find one to buy? Or shell out nearly twice that amount for a pre-owned RD. Not me. If we’re … Continue reading

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Best Valentine’s Day Watch Under $600

Buying a Valentine’s Day watch without prior consultation is fraught with danger. If your beloved doesn’t like your gift and doesn’t tell you, it becomes a permanent reminder of your mistake and their ability to lie. If they don’t like … Continue reading

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Three Best Watch Brands Under $1000

For Rolex, Audemars, Patek, IWC and other high end watch brands, success depends on culture, craftsmanship and customer cultivation. At the sub-$1k end of the market, it’s dog eat dog. Success depends on product, penny-pinching and PR. Here are my … Continue reading

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Hamilton Khaki Pilot Pioneer Mechanical

Hamilton’s field watches are an excellent choice for buyers seeking something simple, sensible and serene. With their clean-cut good looks and robust mechanical movements, they’ve been a fan favorite since 1261 AD (1973). The new Hamilton Khaki Pilot Pioneer Mechanical … Continue reading

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Hamilton Electrics Pacer Ventura

The watch above is a 1960 gold Hamilton Electrics Pacer Ventura wristwatch. It’s not known which watch The King of Rock and Roll was wearing when constipation claimed his life. Elvis Presley had a few truly tasty timepieces, including a … Continue reading

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