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  1. Tribute to Dr George Daniels

    By Craig—27/03/2013

    Tribute to Dr George Daniels   I believe one of George Daniels lasting legacies is the inspiration and encouragement he gave to the new generation of watch makers in the post quartz era. He has been pivotal in reenergizing the Swiss and wider worlds...

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  2. What is a Co-axial Escapement?

    By Wimbledon Watches—24/06/2013

    What is a Co-axial Escapement? Why was Dr George Daniels so revolutionary?   The Co-axial Escapement designed by Dr George Daniels was so revolutionary because it produces less friction than the Swiss Escapement the industry standard escapement, whi...

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  3. Basel World Visitors Up 24%

    By Wimbledon Watches—26/06/2013

    Basel World    According to  Martin Foster in the British Horological Institute journal the number of Swiss exhibitors is down 24% Year on Year from 1,450 in 2013 and 1,815 in 2012 however Basel World in Switzerland set a new record with 1...

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  4. 10 Things To Consider When Buying A Vintage Watch

    By Wimbledon Watches—24/07/2013

    10 Things To Consider When Buying A Vintage Watch   The first set of considerations when buying a vintage watch are....   What purpose do you want your watch to fulfill?  Do you have an era that really appeals to you? Use the internet...

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