Here’s How The New Omega Spirate System Works
We asked our head watchmaker to explain Omega's new Spirate System – here's why he said it's 'absolutely brilliant.'
Originally published by Anthony Traina on Hodinkee, February 10th 2023
A couple weeks ago, Omega announced the new Speedmaster Super Racing, but
The Chronoscope Isn't Just A New Omega Speedmaster – It's All Speedmasters Ever, Packed Into One
It's a souped-up Speedy with all the dial text. And if you ever wondered how to read it, wonder no more.
Originally published by Danny Milton on Hodinkee, August 5th 2022
How A Pulsation Scale Actually Works, And Five Pulsation Chronographs That Make Our Heart Skip A Beat
From Patek to Omega, five pulsation chronographs after our own hearts.
Originally published by Brandon Menancio and Anthony Traina on Hodinkee, February 13th 2023
It's really not that hard to use
Watches that track more than just the date.
With the chaos of the holiday season only just behind us, it can leave one scrambling to remember what day of the week it is and pausing just a bit too long when writing down the year. With
Model numbers: those sometimes short and sometimes long string of numbers and letters associated with every watch must serve some purpose. Each watchmaker has their own style, Rolex uses 4-6 digits, Grand Seiko uses 4 letters followed by 3 numbers, and Omega uses 14 digits
This Article is part of a series written by editors of Hodinkee.com. This Article was written by: Mark Kauzlarich
What started out as practical waterproofing has turned into brands trying to outdo each other at every turn
A lot of people probably take for granted a nice
Two independent standards for watchmaking accuracy.
There is a well-founded expectation that your watch should be accurate. After all, the main reason these instruments exist is to tell us what time it is, not what time it isn’t. Mechanical watches' accuracy can depend on how well
In-Depth: Getting To The Bottom Of The Omega Ploprof
How the cult classic dive watch went under and then resurfaced decades later.
Originally published by Cole Pennington on HODINKEE, October 27th 2020
David Stevens started his diving career wearing an entry-level Seiko, but as the work he was
A Week On The Wrist: The Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch 'Master Chronometer' With Co-Axial Caliber 3861
With its first new motor in decades, the venerable Moonwatch is ready to rocket.
Originally published by Jack Forster on HODINKEE, February 17th 2021
Winds Of Change: The Speedmaster 'Master Chronometer'
A Week On The Wrist: The Omega Seamaster Diver 300M
White is the new blue.
Originally published by Cole Pennington on HODINKEE, April 13th 2020
The Omega Seamaster Diver 300M, in one form or another, has been around since 1993. But of all the various iterations over the