Quartz or Automatic, Mechanical Watch?

You’re online, browsing around on the internet, looking at all these wonderful watches that are for sale.  Maybe, you are awake at 2:00 am, and you’re watching QVC, and they are selling watches that can be at your doorstep in the morning.  Some are mechanical, others are mechanical automatics, and others are quartz.  Oh no,…

My Eco Drive watch or Solar watch doesn’t work any more?

If you own a solar powered watch, such as a Citizen EcoDrive or other brand, like Seiko or Casio, and it stops working, don’t panic.  Sometimes, the solution is much more simple then you may think. I personally own about fifteen EcoDrive watches.  I think they are some of the best watches I’ve ever owned. …

Why Manufacturers Multi-Tier Watches! WHAT?

I’ll bet that many of you have never heard of the term ‘Multi-Tiered Manufacturing’.  It is the practice that manufacturers of many products produce several lines of their products that, with the correct marketing and pricing structure do not necessarily compete with each other. How does Multi-Tier Manufacturing effect the Watch Industry? There are many…

Why I like Cartier Watches

After owning, and repairing thousands of watches over many years, I’m often asked what watch is the best.  I don’t feel that there are many watches that are actually bad watches, there are some, but for the most part, watches that cost more then $400.00, are almost all quality watches. I, however, am a fan…