The How-To series sheds light on common tasks for watch collectors. It is a practical guide to the watch collecting hobby. Several tips and tricks included, and you can learn from my mistakes, experiments, and debacles. If you have a question that you want to be answered, contact me.

Reflections of Infinity is a Watch Store Located in the UK, but Sells Worldwide

VENDOR REPORT: Reflections-of-Infinity Web Store Sells Replacement Victorinox Swiss Army Watch Bands

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Writing a blog about older Victorinox Swiss Army watches can generate a lot of questions from my audience. They can ask “what kind of watch is this?” or “where can I get a watch band for that?” Most of the time, I can answer their questions, but sometimes I get stumped.… Read the rest
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More digital mockups using photos found on the internet and the watch case

STRAP SWAP: Victorinox Swiss Army Airboss Titanium Chronograph Gets a Crown & Buckle

By | Airboss Watch, Automatic Movement, Chronograph Watch, Limited Edition, Pilot Watch, Strap Swap Series, Valjoux 7750 Movement, Vendor Report Series, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch | No Comments
I have come to realize that I am rarely satisfied with the OEM watch bands that a manufacturer picks when selling a watch. Even if the band is nice, it does not always align with my personal taste. If you think about it, manufacturers have to pick a band that is the least offensive to the most potential buyers… or the most appealing depending on your outlook.… Read the rest
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VENDOR REPORT: A Critique of Buying Watch Bands at Tsovet.com

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Nowadays, everyone feels justified to play the role of a critic, and I am no different. I can be a vocal consumer when I get annoyed. Such was the case when I ordered several watch bands from the Californian watch company┬áTsovet.com┬áto put on my non-Tsovet watches.An order that should have taken 5 minutes, ultimately consumed several hours of my time so it begs the question if the hassle was worth the $10 sale price that originally attracted me.… Read the rest
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Victorinox Swiss Army Airboss Limited Edition Chronograph #241599. Photo Swiss Army

VENDOR REPORT: Sourcing a Victorinox Swiss Army Airboss Limited Edition Chronograph from a Specialist

By | Automatic Movement, Buy Sell Trade Watches, Chronograph Watch, Pilot Watch, Valjoux 7750 Movement, Vendor Report Series | No Comments
Finding limited edition watches can involve a little bit of luck, especially if only 300 of them exist in the world like the Victorinox Swiss Army Airboss Limited Edition Chronograph #241599. Acquisition gets even more difficult if one does not want to pay the full retail price.… Read the rest
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