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Ingenious Graham watches

Graham watches are sought across the globe for those that desire an exquisite watch piece that is elegant as well as functional. The name Graham is known for some of the highest-class watches coming out of London. During the 17th and 18th century, Graham watches were the most popular due to their classy and elegant design. The same is true today.

History of Graham Watches

Graham often referred to as the father of the chronograph has been attributed to creating the first stopwatch, dead beat cylinder escapement, a mercury pendulum system designed for better accuracy in hot as well as cold weather, first wall chronograph, and the master clock for the Greenwich Royal Observatory. By 1722, the name Graham was known throughout London and became the Master of the Clockmaker’s Company. After this creation, Graham became the first clock maker admitted to the Royal Society.

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Even though Graham passed away in 1751, his devotion for creating high class and unique watches is still alive today. Those that are creating the Graham watches of today carry the same skillful techniques and unique designs the watches have carried for centuries. Today, the same vision and revolutionary designs can be seen in the watches created. All of the watches offer unique concepts that help in the creation of the functions, design, and finish of every watch.

Graham Watches Today

Collectors and connoisseurs love the originality, design and the high quality materials used in the creation of every timepiece. Today, the original company, Graham London, is owned by British Masters, which proudly manufacture Graham’s signature watch collections, which include the Chronofighter and Swordfish lines.

Graham Watches Collections and Features

Some of the most popular collections you can find today include the Chronofighter Oversize Collection, Prodive Collection, Chronofighter 1695 Collection, Stowe GMT Collection, Stowe Collection, Chronofighter Oversize GMT Collection, Stowe 44 Collection, Swordfish Booster Collection, Silverstone Vintage Collection, and the Graham Silverstone RS Skeleton.

The Stowe Collection offers many unique features that have collectors adding several different styles in their showcase. A few of the most popular features include functions such as hours, minutes, seconds, date, chronograph, and tachymeter scale, sapphire caseback, steel case, black tire tread rubber bracelet, luminous hand indicators and hour markers and sapphire, antireflective on both sides, domed crystal as you will find with the Graham Silverstone Stowe USA.

In the Graham Chronofighter 1695 line, you will find exquisite features such as a stainless steel with Greenwich Observatory engraved and sapphire aperture on the balance wheel caseback, brown leather strap, domed black dial, chronograph sub-dial, domed sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating on both faces for the crystal. The case width is 42mm.

The Graham Silverstone Vintage may be one of the most popular offering a 47mm case width, automatic calibre G1734 movement, rhodiated silver, white lacquered and beige Super LumiNova coated hour markers.

All Graham watches offer a unique style and provide wearers with all the attention they deserve.

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Show Him What Time It Is with Wenger Watches

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Guys love getting great timepieces like the fantastic watches from Wenger watches. Take a second to think about the man in your life. Just imagine the kinds of things that he likes to do. Typical manly activities include camping, hiking, and staying active. Not every watch is designed to stand up to the kind of abuse a man can dish out. You can make sure that the present you give him doesn’t end up buried in the sock drawer by making sure you buy a watch of great quality. Continue reading “Show Him What Time It Is with Wenger Watches”

Ready for combat – the Top 3 Military Watch Brands

combat_military_watchYou may be looking for a military watch because you need a timepiece that will withstand the tough combat you’re likely to face serving in the armed forces, or you could just want a reliable timepiece that not only looks good but is resilient enough to last a long time but it can be tricky knowing which brand to go for with so many choices out there.Well here are the Top 3 Military Watch brands for you to take a look at, all with something different to offer:

Traser H3

The oldest brand out of the three, Traser H3 were the first to create tritium gas technology which provides a continuous illumination source for up to 25 years, commonly used in the watch hands, hour markers and bezel and cemented themselves as the standard US Military issued watch since the 1970’s.The Traser Watches collection includes models designed for any combat situation including aviator and Special Forces versions with exclusive technical additions.The original Traser H3 P5900 Type 3 Watches series is still one of the bestselling and most work military watches in production.
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Choose Suunto for the ultimate Sports Watch

Suunto_sports_WatchesIf you’re a fan of outdoor sports like trail running, cycling, climbing and more then chances are at some point you have wanted a sports watch that not only offers you the performance needed to match your abilities but has features that are integral to your training and your chosen sport.  One particular brand that has all this and more covered is Suunto.

Since 1936 when Suunto was founded by engineer Tuomas Vohlonen when he decided to make a better functioning dry compass with steady needle operation.   In the following decades Suunto Compasses were hugely successful resulting in the bestselling field and marine compasses before developing the first diving compass and later combined a diving computer with an electric diving compass.  All these innovations led to the current Suunto Watches which effortlessly combine every electronic device a sports person needs with a high precision watch.
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New Oris Baselworld 2013 Royal Flying Doctor Service

New Oris Baselworld 2013 Royal Flying Doctor Service

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Oris Royal Flying Doctor Service is a watch created to pay homage to the vital work of the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Australia. With a limited edition of 2,000 copies, this timepiece will recall a service that moving across the continent by air provides primary care and treatment.
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New Watches, 2013: Chopard Superfast

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At Baselworld 2013 Chopard will spotlight of fans on three new watches that belong to the known Superfast Racing Classic collection, inspired by the world of racing cars. They Chopard Superfast Automatic, Power Control and Chopard Superfast Chronograph, the first models to fit new mechanical movements designed and manufactured in laboratories Fleurier Ebauches.
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New Messenger from Swedish watchmaker Axcent of Scandinavia

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Swedish watchmaker Axcent of Scandinavia announces a new collection of watches Messenger Scandinavia Messenger. New products will be officially presented at the annual watch fair Baselworld 2013.

All models of this brand imbued modern urban lifestyle. The original watch this young brand, combining retro and modern, simplicity and avant-garde style, appeared on the watch market in 1996.

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Diving novelty of Graham Chronofighter Prodive

Diving novelty of Graham Chronofighter Prodive

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The new model Chronofighter Prodive (REF: 2CDAV.U01A) was released watch company Graham, inspired by the images of the mysterious underwater world. Masters decided to create a brand new dive watch specifically for those looking for adventure.
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The new black model from Seiko – Prospex Landmaster Miura Everest 2013

The new black model from Seiko

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Japanese watchmaker Seiko introduced a new limited edition model Prospex Landmaster Miura Everest 2013 (Ref. SBDB007J) with titanium case, which is covered with a black coating. Shell diameter of 46 mm, water resistant – 100 meters. Matt black dial has hour-markers with luminescent coating.
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