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Arnold & Son

Arnold & Son Eight-Day Royal Navy Reference: 1EDAS.B01A.D134A

‘Eight Days A Week’

Arnold & Son, the impressive practitioner of haute horlogerie based near La Chaux-de-Fonds, is synonymous with crafting highly technical timepieces, including an array of mouthwatering tourbillons. Recently, the Swiss watch brand unveiled the seemingly simple Eight-Day Royal Navy, a watch equipped with twin barrels which deliver an impressive power reserve of 192 hours. However, as Angus Davies reveals, this timepiece incorporates a plethora of technical virtues, making it a very special watch indeed.

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Arnold & Son Nebula

In bloom

Arnold & Son has imbued the Nebula with a distinct English character courtesy of its openworked triangular shaped bridges and inverted movement. The symmetry of the dial delivers a glorious appearance that is obvious within moments of making acquaintance with this fine Swiss watch.

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Arnold & Son Golden Wheel - watch review by Angus Davies, ESCAPEMENT MAGAZINE
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Arnold & Son Golden Wheel

Reflecting on 2015

Angus Davies reflects on 2015 and reviews a sublime watch, the Arnold & Son Golden Wheel, a timepiece which successfully references the past, embraces the new and harnesses much Swiss craftsmanship in its creation.

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Arnold & Son DSTB

Raise the anchor

Angus Davies provides an in-depth review of the Arnold & Son DSTB. This watch, made to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the brand, features a dead-beat seconds with the mechanism freely disclosed on the dial side of the watch.

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Arnold & Son CTB

The hypnotic motion of two hands

Angus Davies provides an in-depth review of the Arnold & Son CTB. Launched earlier this year at Baselworld 2014, this watch is a world-first, combining a true-beat seconds with a chronograph. 

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