Whats the difference between Tudor and Rolex?

A lot of people come into my shop, and see a Tudor watch, and say…”Hey, its a Rolex, but Cheaper!” Well, that isn’t quite true, but I think it is important to know that there is a difference in the Tudor line from the Rolex Line, and here are some of the factors you need…

What do you Know about- Rado?

I’m still amazed at how few people know about Rado Watches.  Rado, is a high quality, high end watch manufacturer, producing some wonderful watches with both classic and contemporary designs. A Bit of Rado History Originally started by three brothers as Schlup and Co, the business began modestly in their childhood home.  Eventually growing enough…

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…

How should I store my watch collection?

So, you’re building up a good collection of fantastic watches.  Now that you have four or more watches, you’ve run into a problem like so many of us do…  Your wife tells you that the top of your dresser is starting to look cluttered, and she is getting tired of looking at a pile of…

Should you Trust a Solar Watch?

Can you really trust a solar powered wrist watch? I’ll bet you already know the answer…  and I’ll explain why, today, we can trust the solar technology that runs a watch on your wrist. I’ve seen so many watches in my lifetime.  Antiques, Vintage, Quartz, Electro-Mechanical, Automatic Winders and more.  No watch in my opinion…