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Watch Review : Hodinkee Oris Diver 65

When I first saw that Hodinkee had announced a collaboration with Oris, I knew I had to try to get my hands on one. Typical of Hodinkee, the announcement was cryptic, and only featured a date and the Oris logo. That doesn’t really give you much to go on, to…

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#HalfWatchTuesday16: The New World

In 1492 a bloke called Chris set off in a boat or three in search of the Indies. Being an unconventional sort, he went off West instead of East, the renegade. After a broken compass or two he bashed into what the locals called Guanahani (the Bahamas to you and…

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Scottish Watches Podcast #61 : Watch Chat With The #HalfWatchTuesday Guys

We catch up with the #HalfWatchTuesday guys to chat about the community and social media space for watches, plus real life meet ups, get togethers and a whole lot more! Rick is back from the big house so will be updating ALL the show notes for the episodes he’s missed…

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News : Fears and Pickett London Watch Gear Collaboration

Fears Watch Company are no stranger to us here at Scottish Watches. We’ve had the pleasure of their 4th managing director, Nicholas Bowman-Scargill, coming north of the border to appear in person on one of our previous podcasts and we’ve watched their range grow and develop across the past couple of…

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Scottish Watches Podcast #60 : Preowned Watch Chat with Jonathan from The Edinburgh Watch Company

Rikki and Rick take a trip across to capital city to meet up with Jonathan at The Edinburgh Watch Company for a chat about whats happening the wonderful world of preowned watches from Rolex, IWC, Breitling Omega, Tudor, Panerai and more. Rick is back from his holibags so will be…

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News : Scottish Watch Brand Akura Release The Wayfarer

It’s only fair we report on actual Scottish Watches here on the Scottish Watches website so if you havent already seen or heard of it, now is the time to check out Akura, a Dundee based watch company that’s latest release – the Wayfarer has just dropped on Kickstarter. We’ve…

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Video : Hollow and Solid End Links, Whats The Difference?

We’re all about learning and that covers everything from how Seiko’s spring drive works through to even the basics such as the actual difference between hollow and solid end links. Here the guys at Crown and Caliber do a great show and tell between different years of the Rolex Submariner…

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#HalfWatchTuesday 15: The Lunar Eclipsed

Wait! Before the mere mention of anything moon related makes you switch off (or turn on), I understand we have been inundated with space exploration stuff recently; we are here to be the tonic. Such was the explosion of Moon Landing euphoria that speedy owners got not one but two…

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News : Christopher Ward Gets £6.25 million Investment

Christopher Ward have been an awesome brand to us here at Scottish Watches from the very first few weeks we were starting this website and began our podcast, so we appreciate them giving a completely unknown entity a lot of time and access when we were literally  2 episodes and…

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Scottish Watches Podcast #59 : Watch Chat with Mike from Wristwatch Review UK

Rick’s away on holiday to Bethlehem so Mike from Wristwatch Review UK steps in to co-host todays episode with Rikki! We chat platinum Speedmasters, Ginault shadiness, British watch brands plus independents, microbrands and whats what in the wonderful world of watches 🙂 Shownotes to follow when Rick comes back from the…