Tockr Unveils Commemorative Air Force Edition D-Day C-47 Watch With ‘That’s All, Brother’ Dial

Tockr D-Day C-47 Limited Edition watch with dial made from salvaged aluminum from D-Day "That's All, Brother" paratrooper transport

Today, young independent Austin,Texas-based watch brand Tockr unveils its Air Force inspired D-Day C-47  Limited Edition watch — using material from the famed “That’s All, Brother” paratrooper transport plane that flew on D-Day,  June 5, 1944, leading a formation of more than 800 aircraft all abiding by strict radio silence. That C-47 Skytrain had a very…

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Hamilton Watches Unveils Vintage-Inspired Intra-Matic Collection (prices)

Hamilton Intra-Matic American Classic 38mm watch

Founded in 1892 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, but now made in Switzerland, Hamilton draws upon its rich history and the latest Swiss movements and technologies to create aesthetic and innovative designs. Combining American and Swiss spirit, the new Hamilton Intra-Matic blends genuine vintage style with sleek modern touches. A prime example is the new Intra-Matic Automatic…

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Worn & Wound’s First West Coast Wind-Up Show Happens This Weekend in San Francisco

Oris Divers Sixty Five. Oris is a partner sponsor of the Worn & Wound Wind-Up show.

Beginning this Friday, May 18, more than two dozen interesting independent watch brands — most with retail prices  lower than $5,000 — will flock to  San Francisco’s Chandran Gallery to showcase their newest watch collections, including a few special editions to be launched at the three-day Wind-Up fair by Worn & Wound.. Among them are…

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RGM Celebrates 25th Anniversary, Ties in with National Watch & Clock Museum

RGM workshops, Mt. Joy, PA

September is going to be a busy month in the watch industry. From the US Open Tennis Championships starting next week (with many watch brands having tennis brand ambassadors) to the celebration of American horology — watch lovers have something to look forward to. It is those in America, though, and particularly East Coasters, who will…

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Chess Anyone? American Watch Brand RGM Unveils ‘Chess in Enamel’ Watch for 25th Anniversary

The Chess in Enamel watch by American brand RGM Watches.

This year marks the 25th anniversary of American watch brand, RGM Watches, and the brand is well-poised to celebrate this milestone. Earlier in the week, we took a look at American watchmaking history, and we said we would be back with more on key brands, so here we are. RGM was started by Roland Murphy,…

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Watches Made in America: An Overview of American Watch Brand History

RGM Pennsylvania Series PS-801-EE

Tomorrow we celebrate the 4th of July – Independence Day, which honors America’s hard-won independence from Great Britain, and our adoption of the Declaration of Independence. On July 4, 1776, the 13 colonies claimed their independence — an event that led to the formation of the United States of America. Many industries flourished over the years in the USA, including watchmaking.…

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