The Desk Diver's Guide To Dive Watches
There's plenty of air on the surface, pal.
Originally published on HODINKEE, July 3rd, 2019
These days, the number of people wearing dive watches vastly outpaces the number of people actually diving. And while we may lament the generally dry nature
Reference Points: Understanding The Rolex Submariner
We go as deep as you can on the most legendary watch of all time.
Originally published by Stephen Pulvirent on HODINKEE, July 18th 2019
Reference Points was dreamed up as our way of offering definitive guides to the world's most important
Technical Perspective: A Tale Of Two ISOs, Or What Water Resistance Ratings Really Mean
The International Organization for Standardization's got it all down in black and white.
Originally published by JACK FORSTER on HODINKEE, November 28th 2017
One of the most perennially popular subjects for discussion on watch
Originally Posted on Hodinkee March 3, 2020
Blancpain, with roots dating back to 1735, is a company that brings the perspective of generations to its watchmaking. The brand is often uncredited for the key role it played during the revival of the Swiss watch industry in
What Does Water Resistance Mean?
When you’re shopping for a watch and checking out the specs, you’ve likely seen information about watch water resistance ratings. However, you may still be wondering, what does water resistance mean when it comes to watches? Whether you’re an avid diver
Top Dive Watches
Diving has been a sport and science since the early 20th century. Before the age of diving computers and advanced technical equipment, there was the dive watch. Top dive watches serve the primary purpose of recording the time a diver spends underwater, but they’ve
Dive Watch 101
The history of diving as a sport and science dates back to the early twentieth century. Before the age of diving computers and other advanced technical equipment, there was the dive watch. Dive watches serve the primary purpose of recording the time a
From leather boots and electric guitars to tube amps and classic cars—what was old is getting made new again. And nowhere does that trend resonate stronger than in the watch world, where, for the better part of the last decade or so, we’ve enjoyed a
When it comes to style, function, history, and downright ruggedness, there’s nothing like a good dive watch. For decades, dive watches have stood stronger than most and have given us some of the more enduring designs in wristwatch history.
For the greater part of the 20th
In 1995 James Bond returned to the silver screen in GoldenEye. For the first time in the film franchise’s history, an OMEGA watch debuted on his wrist. It was a Seamaster Diver 300M to be exact, part of the OMEGA Seamaster Professional lineup. This close relationship