Scottish Watches Podcast #259 : Ferrari, McLaren, Space X and Watch Designer Frank Stephenson

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Welcome to the Scottish Watches Podcast Episode 259!

Today we are joined by James (@blackbadger) and legendary car, yacht, watch and pretty much everything else designer Frank Stephen (@frank.stephenson.official) !

James Porter and Son

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Our previous chats with James:

Scottish Watches Podcast #169 : The Bamford x Black Badger Zenith El Primero Interview. http://www.scottishwatches.co.uk/2020/08/10/scottish-watches-podcast-169-the-bamford-x-black-badger-zenith-el-primero-interview/  Scottish Watches Podcast #208 : Black Badger On Collaborations with Linde Werdelin, De Bethune, Bamford and more. http://www.scottishwatches.co.uk/2020/11/30/scottish-watches-podcast-208-black-badger-on-collaborations-with-linde-werdelin-de-bethune-bamford-and-more/ 

Frank’s wristwatch check is his custom Rebellion Predator 3 hand. 

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Bruno Senna and his collaboration watch with Rebellion. Bruno Senna – Rebellion Timepieces (rebellion-timepieces.com) See the source image See the source image See the source image See the source image

James is wearing the MW & CO Asset 2.3 Black Badger limited edition of 10 pieces. https://shop.mwandco.com/boutique/asset-black-badger/  A picture containing text, indoor Description automatically generated 

Dave is wearing his Moser & Cie Streamliner Center Seconds. https://www.h-moser.com/product/streamliner-centre-seconds/ 

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An example of a watch with a retractable crown is the new C63 Sealander Elite. https://www.christopherward.com/int/sport-new/C63-Sealander-Elite/C63-40ADA3-T00K0-B0.html A person wearing a watch Description automatically generated with medium confidenceA picture containing close Description automatically generated

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REVIEW: The Revolutionary Ressence Type 2 e-Crown. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klFJRXxX8ek 

When Dave feogot to ask Rikki was wearing, it wasn’t the first time. Scottish Watches Podcast #258 : Chatting With Isotope Watches And The Truth About Movements. http://www.scottishwatches.co.uk/2021/05/19/scottish-watches-podcast-258-chatting-with-isotope-watches-and-the-truth-about-movements/ 

Rikki is wearing his Tudor Fastrider Blackshield. A watch on a person's wrist Description automatically generated with medium confidenceSee the source image

It’s McLaren time …

Rikki’s visit in 2004-5ish

Sneaky Nokia 7250i potato picture of the factory in GameBoy resolution…

Proper photos…

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McLaren F1 GTR Longtail. See the source imageSee the source image

The Road Where Cars Roll Uphill | World’s Strangest. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BRzwNycQTok 

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Photo of James

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SR71 Blackbird. See the source image

U-2 Spy Plane. See the source image

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Frank Stephenson | Wacky Space Races

Citroen DS. See the source image

Civic Type R adding too much shit. Before and after…

Ford Escort RS Cosworth | Wheeler Dealers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1vIUAcJrR0  A person kneeling next to a car Description automatically generated with low confidencehttps://www.youtube.com/c/FrankStephensondesign/videos 

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Museum Classic. Museum Classic

Breitling Superocean. See the source image

Bell and Ross Big date. A picture containing watch Description automatically generated

Oakley Gearbox. See the source image

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TAG Heuer Carrera MP4-12C Chronograph. See the source image

Skywalker X-33 Speedmaster Titanium Chronograph Watch 318.90.45.79.01.001 | OMEGA US® (omegawatches.com) Skywalker X-33 Chronograph 45 mm

Ferrari Roma. 

Just a few of Frank’s designs in the world …

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World Renowned Supercar Designer Reacts to Cyberpunk 2077 Vehicles! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODhaO1pyKjw 

Porsche’s Three Most PERFECT Designs! Frank’s Three Favourites Ep.3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_OkTj2tvA8 

Latest from SW:

It’s About Time! Live Rick Face Reveal on The Scottish Watches Podcast Episode 257. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7jsKLN8Gcos&t Chat and drinks with Kibble Watches & Antique Watch Company. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5Rk-cmab98 Zelos Swordfish 40 Bronze Watch Review. http://www.scottishwatches.co.uk/2021/05/11/zelos-swordfish-40-bronze-watch-review/ 

Watch Unboxing : Gyre Sea Cleaner. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U1NXWS4HC4E  

Watch Unboxing : Tudor Black Bay Fifty-Eight 925. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XxhafIeLXtk 

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