Why The French Navy Used Parachutes For Their Divewatches (And I Do For Skiing)

Let’s start this one with a history lesson. The French navy has used several watch brands for their dive operations, from Tudor to Doxa. These military watches used to have fixed spring bars. Since a springbar can be the weakest link (pun intended) in a watch, it’s smart to weld the spring bars to the […]

Why The New Aquanaut Is One Of The Most Important Pateks Of The Last Few Years.

Let’s be honest: the new Aquanaut 5968A is not the prettiest Patek out there, not even close. Personally, I don’t even like it. But still, the new Aquanaut is an important evolution in the world and history of Patek. Let me explain why. Ever since day one, Patek has always tried to focus on the […]