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I came across Ball watches when I was looking for something distinctive and unique; something that combines the tradition of a good automatic movement with modern functionality; something that stands out without being ostentatious. The result was the Ball Engineer Master II Diver you see here.

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Regardless of the fact that the face has an array of dials and hands, legibility is quite good. This is often a concern with watches that try to do too much. You have so much going on, that your eyes are strained in just trying to figure out what time it is. The Citizen Campanola Grand Complication employs a simple yet very effective tactic to battle this. The periphery of the face involves the placement of large beautifully painted Arabic numerals (Roman numeral versions are also available). The choice of font for these number is impeccable. Reminiscent to me of luxury without pretension. Much like the numbers used on large European clocks in the 18th Century. The hour and minute hands are white in contrast to the darker face in order to permit a better reading. They are not luminescent, meaning that night viewing is not available. One version of the watch that I noticed had the hand filled in with luminescent material for night viewing. Later apparently, Citizen decided to remove these areas and make those spaces empty to allow for better view of the operations below. This was probably a good decision and the previously thick hands would have obstructed the view below. Little touches like this are part of what I so enjoy about this watch.

Now Breitling has announced a chronograph version of the Superocean Heritage to the delight of many fans. Using Breitling's Caliber 13 movement (based on the Valjoux 7750), you get a chronometer class movement with a 12 hour chronograph. What separates this watch from many other Breitling chronographs is the legibility. This is not a busy and complicated watch to use or read. The beauty of Valjoux 7750 and alike movements is that it can be integrated and have little negative effect on the legibility of a watch. Here, the subdials are subdued, and the hour markers are prominent. The hands are large and thick enough to be identified at a quick glance. This functionality and style should appeal to anyone who enjoys the standard Breitling Superocean Heritage watch, and even those who do not.

Suunto Core Line Is Anything But Middlestream Wrist Computer Watch Buying Suunto Core Line Is Anything But Middlestream Wrist Computer Watch Buying Last year Sunnto released the Core series of watches, attempting to merge style with Sunnto's almost legendary mixture of features and functions in what they call "wristop computers." The Core line does a great job of combining the functions that Suunto is known for. You get an altimeter (measuring altitude), barometer (barometric pressure for weather status and predictions), thermometer, digital compass, depth meter (up to 30 meters), sunrise and sunset times, and of course all the other features you would expect such as a timer, stopwatch, alarms, full calendar, and dual times. You might be saying to yourself, "sure it can do all that, but I'll never remember how to use it or access all that information." This is a valid concern, but to be honest, my experience with Suunto watches (I do own one) is that they are incredibly logical to use. The 5 available buttons on the case make it so that you don't need to frequently dive through menus or function trees to get what you want. If I have to mess with a watch for too long to figure it out, I stop wearing it. Actually you can read all about the Sunnto Core's features right here from Suunto themselves (and its not even in Finnish).

Some call Hublot's styling quirky, but they are really the type of watch you have to wear to appreciate. On eBay currently is a Hublot MDM Professional Diver's watch. A highly functional and attractive piece, this is a serious watch, employing the best of what Hublot has to offer. Styling has uncanny similarity to Temption watches. They share similar types of bezel's and design themes which are Bauhaus superlatives. Each in their own right have classic designs.

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Movement - Automatic, ETA Valgranges 16½’’’ A07.231, 27 jewels
Functions - Hours, minutes, small seconds, chronograph, date and tachometer
Case - 316L steel, 44 mm
DS “double security” system
Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, anti-reflective coating on both sides, transparent back
Water-resistant to 100 m
Dial - Black or silvered
Hour, minute and seconds counters
Date window at 4.30
Bracelet/Strap - Brown or black leather with two-button folding clasp
Other versions - Black dial with satin-finished steel bracelet and safety clasp

Bell & Ross was formed in France very recently in watch years. Since the mid 1990s, Bell & Ross has taken a mission to make instrumentation and vintage watches cool again with often modern interpretation. All Swiss movements, and stunning design, the home run hit by the BR-01 series gives Bell & Ross the power and potential to take new risks. Never satisfied with mere image, Bell & Ross consistently provides watches that can back their image up with durability and performance. Expect to pay a premium for watches that actually back their sporty looks up with endurance in all conditions.

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This particular model is simply called the Xemex XE 5000, nick named "Sun" due to the charming yellow hue of the dial. The color, is almost a cream yellow, and suits the watch well. Chronograph subdials are done in a soft chalky gray. The combination is far more calming that one might presume. Hands are black and stenciled nicely in white, and the red seconds hand for the chronograph suggests a utilitarian component to this otherwise very pleasant looking watch.

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So now you have it, the full line of Bvlgari watches to make their screen debut in Iron Man.

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I am charmed by the Chapter One, it is neither the most beautiful or complex watch ever made, but it is a superior unique piece which stands out in its attention to detail, beauty and class. I am not intimidated by this watch as may be the case for other timepieces in this price range (5,000). I instead hold a certain respect for the effort and skill used to develop such a watch, as I respect the designers responsible for its inception and production.

It is easy to review a watch that fits into a category. You have an established set of criteria to evaluate, and at least a few other watches in that category that you can compare and contrast with the model you review. Even concept and exotic watches lie in their own category, where you can compare such areas like technological feats along with boldness in design. But then, there are watches that simply defy classification, and you need to review them from the most primordial of levels.

Tag Heuer Link Watch Model WT1112.BA0550 Review: The Appeal Seriously Grows On You Wrist Time Reviews I've never traditionally been a far of Tag Heuer watches. My ongoing perception has been that they are nice, but common watches. Always the "go to brand" for someone that wants a nice watch, you can get one at most any Macy's or other department store. This ubiquity never served as an appeal to me. I liked watches that stand out, and a Tag Heuer was just too conservative for my tastes.

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Making Sense Of The Sellita SW200 Movement: Same As ETA 2824-2 Feature Articles Lots of people are starting to notice that watch makers are starting to indicate the movement of a watch as "Swiss Movement." For most of us, such an ambiguous designation is unacceptable, as this can mean just about anything. Strictly speaking, for a watch or movement to legally have the "Swiss Made" designation upon it, the watch or movement does not have to be made or assembled completely in Switzerland. In fact, only a certain percentage of the components must be made in Switzerland, and the watch does not need to be put together in Switzerland.

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The Many Faces Of The Legendary Omega Speedmaster Watch Watch Buying The Many Faces Of The Legendary Omega Speedmaster Watch Watch Buying I tend to keep mega popular watches like Rolex and Omega at arms length for the most part. It's not that they aren't nice watches, but it is too obvious of a choice. As though you didn't put a lot of effort into getting your watch because it is the default for many people. Walk around with an Omega and people know the brand, it's nothing particularly unique or eye catching. But then again, there is a reason some of these models are so popular.

There are also a number of classic designs that Invicta produces that looks pretty nice. Most of them are dive watches, that contain quartz or automatic movements. Within the mechanical movements you have everything from Japanese Miyota movements, to Swiss ETA movements, depending on the price of course.

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Robert Downey Jr.'s Range Of Watches In New Iron Man Movie; Bvlgari & Hublot Feature Articles Robert Downey Jr.'s Range Of Watches In New Iron Man Movie; Bvlgari & Hublot Feature Articles In the beginning of the movie, you can make out a Hublot Big Bang with a rich blue face, probably with the tantalum bezel and gold case. This watch is visible at Downey Jr. rolls around in the dust avoiding enemy fire. The Hublot Big Bang is a fitting watch for Tony Stark, as it represents high technology and luxury. The watch is immensely popular in the Hollywood circuit, but then again, most attractive luxury watches are. I imagine that Robert Downey Jr. probably has a collection of these in real life. Though he admits to wearing the Bvlgari watches in Iron Man because of the sponsorship.

Other than having the picture of Saddam on the face of the watch, the Certina is a "DS" watch model and most likely features a quartz movement with a gold plated case and leather band. A respectable watch by most standards, and certainly a testament to another era in world politics. In 2001 Iraq was by no means popular, but was flying under the radar a bit in terms of the geopolitical scene. It is hard not to compare this watch with something that might have Adolf Hitler's face on it, or any other infamous man of genocidal reputation.




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