This category is a catch-all for Victorinox Swiss Army watches. Usually, these are single reviews of models that do not fit into the other popular watch families by the brand. Look here for seldom seen watches, or vintage novelties. If you have a question that you want to be answered, please contact me.

A very early Swiss Army watch with pivotal lugs and offset crown called the Delta

WATCH SLEUTH: Identifying a Mystery Victorionx Swiss Army Watch from the 1990s

By | Miscellaneous, Quartz Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch, Watch Sleuth | 4 Comments
Writing a blog can require me to be equal parts observant sleuth and wide-eyed student. Writing about watches and this horological obsession takes effort. Nobody “just knows” about watches. It takes years of immersion, luck and maybe some intuition too. The mystery Swiss Army watch looked similar to this Swiss Army Cavalry watch from the early days of Swiss Army Ask collectors and they might tell you that they spend countless hours reading articles, watching videos or discussing the finer points of horology with other aficionados.… Read the rest
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The mineral glass crystal is yellow on this unique Swiss Army watch

MEET THE WATCH: Vintage Victorinox Swiss Army Yellow Crystal Watch

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It has been said that some people look at the world through rose colored glasses, but what if the saying used a different color of glass like amber? Watch designers from Victorinox (Swiss Army) might have asked that question back in the mid-1990’s when they designed a watch with a yellow crystal, plastic sports case, huge crown, velcro and leather watchband, a backlight and interesting questionable proportions.… Read the rest
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Photo: Victorinox Swiss Army. The watch came with 2 straps

MEET THE WATCH: Victorinox Swiss Army 2006 Legacy Réserve de Marche Platine Ultra Watch

By | Automatic Movement, Limited Edition, Miscellaneous, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch, Watch Review | 3 Comments
Every now and then a brand does something unexpected by reaching outside of their comfort zone to create a product that is unlike anything that they made before or since. That is the enigma that the Legacy Reserve de Marche Platine by Victorinox Swiss Army was in 2006 and still continues to be today.… Read the rest
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The use of orange on the chronograph hand, in the saddle leather and inside the strap was a "must have" for me

MEET THE WATCH: Victorinox Swiss Army Original Chronograph Limited Edition

By | Chronograph Watch, Field Watch, Limited Edition, Miscellaneous, Quartz Movement, Victorinox Swiss Army Watch, Watch Review | No Comments
This article is about the Victorinox Swiss Army Original Chronograph 25 Year Anniversary Limited Edition Watch that I owned for about a day before I decided to trade it. Hmmm… How did that happen? At some point in every watch collector’s career, he may decide to sell a watch for no obvious reason to the casual observer.… Read the rest
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