Watch 101

Watch Brand Pronunciation

If you’ve ever wondered how certain watch brand names are pronounced then this is the list for you. We’ve looked at some of the best-known brands and assembled a comprehensive list of watch pr......

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Watch Glossary

  Alarm A function on a watch that will make a sound or vibration at a preset time Altimeter An altimeter measures altitude, or height above sea level. Recording ascent and descent, an altimeter watc......

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Where Can I Sell My Watch?

Owners with one or more watches to sell often wonder, “Where can I sell my watch?” In this, the first of a two-part survey, the major marketplaces on eBay and chrono24 are reviewed and rated for owner......

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The Best Way to Pack and Ship a Watch

When preparing to sell a watch, anything but an in-person deal will require secure, insured, and rapid shipment. The best way to pack and ship a watch revolves around comprehensive accessories, robust pac......

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Should I Consider A Luxury Watch Trade?

When a collector decides that the time has come to sell a watch, he should explore his options for trading watches. Asking, “Should I consider trading my watch?” should be a universal step in the deci......

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Ever wonder what the best strap to go swimming with is? How about what the future of bracelets are? No one best to explain these concepts than our master watchmaker, Mike Michaels! Mike is taki...
Pre-owned watch prices are kind of a difficult thing to understand. What causes stainless steel Rolex's to sell for almost double while other large brands immediately take a hit on the market? H...
How did Nicolas Hayek save the watch industry? Hayek is considered to be one of the most impactful individuals in the industry in the past 30 years. His creation of the Swatch group helped the r...