Why WatchBox Should Hire Archibald Chesterfield III (“AC3”)

Archibald Chesterfield III is the most knowledgeable wrist watch collector in the world! A graduate of the prestigious Oxley State High in Australia, AC3 was born to be famous. AC3 has openly shared watch knowledge that has made everyone better-educated watch collectors. His positive mention of a particular watch brand and reference causes prices to

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Ulysse Nardin Maxi Marine Diver Review After Several Years Wearing

Ulysse Nardin makes a very high-quality dive watch. This is the Ulysse Nardin 263-33 Marine Diver Chronometer. It has a burgundy colored dial that looks quilted in the sunlight. It is a COSC-certified chronometer and is rated for 300 meters water resistance. I chose the stainless bracelet but there are a variety of Ulysses Nardin

Why Some Watches of the Same Size Look Larger

Although two watches may possess the same case size, there are many factors that may cause two watches of the same size to appear to be different sizes. The presence of a rotating bezel, bezel material, bezel color, dial color, case thickness, bracelet style and crown size are just a few aspects of a watch

Rolex Submariner vs. Omega SeaMaster 300m

Rolex Submariner and Omega SeaMaster are arguably the two most popular watches in the world. Made famous by James Bond, both of these iconic dive watches are COSC-certified chronometers. They are highly-accurate and can be worn almost anywhere. Within this video, I compare the older Omega SeaMaster 300m with blue wave dial and aluminum bezel

How Loose Should a Watch Bracelet be Worn?

Sizing a watch bracelet properly is super important. I recommend having an authorized dealer size your watch's bracelet. As a rule of thumb (or "pinkie," in this situation), I always make sure that I can slide my pinkie finger between my wrist and bracelet of a sports watch. This provides a little "wiggle room," should

Advice for New Watch Collectors

Many new watch collectors make mistakes and that is completely understandable. It's easy to be "sold" on the "right watch," when another reference should have been purchased instead. If collecting watch for possible value retention and possible price appreciation, there are a lot of things that a watch collector should take into account. Always remember

Panerai PAM0012 Review After Many Years

The Panerai Luminor is an amazing timepiece! Panerai was made famous by Italian frogmen. There are an abundance of Panerai Luminor references available. This Panerai Luminor PAM0012 piece is a purist's timepiece. It features a manual-wind movement and clean dial with only a minute hand and second hand. It has the famous "sapphire sandwich" dial

By |2019-10-23T20:19:26-05:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: Review, Watches|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Panerai PAM0012 Review After Many Years

Should I Wear a Watch in the Water?

Should I wear a watch in the water? People ask me this all of the time and my answer is "no!" With that said, I wear my Panerai PAM00112, Rolex Submariner 114060, Ulysse Nardin Maxi Marine Diver, Omega SeaMaster 300M and Breitling SuperOcean Heritage II in the water all of the time. Always expect a

Rolex Submariner vs. Omega Seamaster

Is the Rolex Submariner or the Omega Seamaster a better watch? Both are excellent Swiss watches and both are iconic, timeless and highly-recognizable. Within this video I do a side-by-side comparison of the Omega Seamaster Professional 300m and Rolex Submariner Ceramic NON-DATE in the water at Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman. #Rolex #Omega

Haute Horlogerie – Jaeger LeCoultre Master Control

Jaeger LeCoultre makes some of the best timepieces. They don't submit to COSC because they are too good for that and test their movements inside of the timepiece for 1000 hours! #JaegerLeCoultre

By |2019-02-11T20:58:16-06:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Watches|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Haute Horlogerie – Jaeger LeCoultre Master Control