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Citizen watches now available in store!
Seiko developed a movement based on the Seikosa Daini 54A that did not bear any serial number for their 1961 luxury King Seiko. Later the movement got some tweaks and was named calibre 44 They also added added a date … Continue reading
About time right! Now Zenith and Heuer watches will be available in the store!
Marc Favre introduced their calibre: 595 mostly to sell to Universal Geneve who introduced it as their calibre 262 and 263 for centre seconds. When introduced it lacked shock protection, but Inca shock was soon added. Alpina also utilised the … Continue reading
Rolex Cal 1200 was introduced in 1954 as Rolex’s basic sub seconds movement. The 1210 was modified to feature centre seconds, the 1215 had a date complication. Later in it’s lifespan the 1210 was upgraded to 21600 B/A and renamed … Continue reading
When Smiths entered the civilian watch market in 1947 they introduced their calibre 12.15 This was a sub seconds 15 jewel movement. The jeweller J.W. Benson had a special 12.16 version that featured 1 additional jewel. The final version (27.SC) … Continue reading