A Tour of IWC [4/98]

Archives September 24, 2002

A Tour Of IWC by The “Group of Five“ The Members of the “Group of Five” are Michael Friedberg, Eugenio Demmenie, Foie Gras, William Massena and Hans Zbinden A Group of Five –five Timezoners united by an avid interest in watches– made plans to visit International Watch Company in... Read more
Omega Speedmaster ReviewCo-review of The Omega Speedmaster Professional, Stainless Steel Hand-wind (of course). A.k.a. The Moonwatch. Posted by Matwat and Jas on May 23, 1998 at 01:26:37 This is a combined review of the Omega Speedmaster Professional. There is hardly a soul on the forum that doesn’t know of this watch, but... Read more
Review of Soviet KGB Watch Posted by STeve D. on March 03, 1998 at 10:14:59: Hello Comrades! Well, today I got a KGB watch from the Sovietski Collection. I had thought the order I had placed online was dead. When I didn’t get an email confirmation (most companies seem... Read more
Jaeger LeCoultre Odysseus Posted by Jaeger on March 17, 1998 at 17:48:25: In Reply to: JLC Odysseus posted by Jaeger on March 17, 1998 at 12:38:34: Since this watch is no longer available for sale, I feel no compulsion to prepare an archive-quality review. I appreciate all of those... Read more
Some Pronunciation Help, Please… Posted by Marc Rochkind on April 04, 1998 at 23:31:45: How are the following correctly pronounced: Audemars Piguet Blancpain Ikepod Breguet Hublot Jaeger-Le Coultre Patek Philippe Paul Picot Piaget Universal Geneve Vacheron Constantin An attempt in phonetics . . . Posted by Walt Odets on... Read more
The Jaeger-LeCoultreMaster Control Series – Master MoonPictures and review by boBEvery once in awhile, a timepiece comes along that can knock even a jaded collector off his feet. Ref:140.2.98.S Jaeger-LeCoultreMaster MoonThis wonderful timepiece has been my constant wrist companion for the past three weeks. Each day, my appreciation for... Read more
Stocker & Yale U.S. Army-Issue Watch Model SANDY 184A Posted by Kent on June 03, 1998 at 11:10:24 I realize that a review of a watch of this caliber is somewhat out of place amongst the high-grade timepieces traditionally discussed here on TimeZone. However, I’m one of the folks... Read more
How’s that for Workmanship:The ETA 2830   This is indirectly motivated by a post by Justin Time (LT)Posted by John Raba on March 19, 1998 at 13:42:45:I will take Justin Time’s advice and add this small contribution to the forum. This is a long post so relax, grab some... Read more