This year, Graham, the Swiss-based watch brand, celebrates the 15th anniversary of its Chronofighter watch. Angus Davies grasps the opportunity to get ‘hands-on’ with a new variant of the watch, presented in a beautiful shade of blue.
The Clerc Hydroscaph H1 Chronometer is a diver’s watch, featuring a complex case composed of 81 elements. Angus Davies gets ‘hands-on’ with this fascinating timepiece and appraises the many facets of its composition.
The occupational challenges of a professional watch addict
The Patek Philippe World Time Chronograph Ref. 5930 combines a column-wheel chronograph with a flyback function and a world timer, all packaged in the most exquisite 39.5mm white gold case. Angus Davies explains why this is an incredibly tempting ownership proposition.
The Manufacture Royale 1770 Micromegas expertly blends seemingly disparate elements to form a harmonious whole. Furthermore, this timepiece, imbued with a high quotient of ingenuity, reinforces the maison’s reputation for enlightened horology.
Angus Davies freely admits he has a ‘soft spot’ for Oris watches, appreciating several models within the brand’s catalogue. A recent ‘hands-on’ experience with the Oris Carl Brashear Limited Edition reinforces his positive image of the Swiss watch company and adds another name to the list of timepieces he admires.
Italian supercars are synonymous with style, high-performance and captivating engines, sometimes visible beneath a pane of clear glass. Recently, Bovet, in collaboration with Pininfarina, released its Flying Tourbillon Ottanta Sei, featuring an incredible movement, freely disclosed via a case consisting of several sapphire crystal panels.
Guest contributor, Johnny McElherron, acquired a Giuliano Mazzuoli watch shortly after the model was first released. He now realises that 10 years have elapsed since the acquisition of this much loved timepiece. Now, he discusses his recent ‘hands-on’ experience with the Manometro 10th Anniversary Limited Edition and describes the appeal of this eye-catching model.