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Aside from having a dial that looks a lot like the lovely Eterna KonTiki Diver from 2008 complete with the same color tone and style of power reserve indicator, the Tudor North Flag is said to contain Tudor's first in-house made movement. Given that Tudor is owned by Rolex - who makes movements for all of their own watches, it isn't surprising that Tudor has an easy way of getting well-made in-house movements. What is odd, however, is that for the last few years, Tudor has positioned themselves under Rolex from a price perspective based on the fact that they don't use in-house movements (like Rolex does), and rather, movements sourced from other quality Swiss movement makers such as ETA.

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Below, you can see a video from last year of the Jacob & Co. Astronomia Tourbillon in action. Much of the movement is placed on a series of four arms that rotate around the entire dial each 20 minutes. Those arms also move to create other actions such as keeping the dial to indicate the time in the proper orientation, as well as operating the tourbillon. Taken together, the entire ballet of gear work in the Jacob & Co. Astronomia Tourbillon is almost hard to believe. More so, as much as you may like or be ambivalent to what Jacob & Co. produces, you have to give it to them that they understand showmanship is an important part of the luxury watch industry.

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With a list price of 50, the Oris Divers Sixty-Five offers a lot of charm for the money, especially when you consider the comparable competition of the Longines Legend Diver, which has a similar appeal (though vastly different design), a similar movement, but retails for 00. With a solid design, reliable movement and a wrist presence unlike anything else from Oris, it looks like they've got a hit on their hands. We don't get to see a lot of truly appealing sub-00 watches at Baselworld, so it was a treat to have a few minutes with the Oris Divers Sixty-Five, a true dive watch blast from the past. oris.ch

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Additionally, Bremont’s distinctive aviation-inspired design language has been present in their core collection of timepieces since launching and has stayed true to their original concept. Each piece, from the MB (Martin Baker) series of pilot’s watches, to the Supermarine diver and ALT1 chronographs are unmistakably Bremont. In a market full of so-called “pilot’s watches,” Bremont has managed the neat trick of being evocative of the genre and yet wholly original in their execution.

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Traditional watch lovers become upset because, for them, getting a gold Rolex today is the investment in a product that they can wear today and tomorrow with more or less the same experience. The luxury watch industry has made an excellent point to consumers that because watches aren't getting any more obsolete, there isn't a worry of them losing functional value. Apple, in a way, can make a similar argument. True enough that with care, your Apple Watch Edition bought today will do the same thing years down the road. People say "it will be trash in two years." Well, what they mean to say is that "everyone is pretty sure something more technically or functionally advanced will be available in two years, and because I will want that, and because Apple will want me to have that, I will be asked to spend another ,000-plus, which is a lot more difficult to stomach than a few hundred bucks."

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Kentex supplied both half-links and a micro adjust in the deployant to help you get a good fit with the bracelet. Common to many Japanese watches is the unfinished stamped metal deployant and diver's extension parts. These don't come with a high-end feel, but they are functional and the triple locking deployant feels stable enough. You do, however, get the "Asian rattle," as I call it from the bracelet, given the parts, which lock well enough, but rattle around a bit if you shake it. This is compared to say a Rolex Submariner that has a fluid moving bracelet, but one that the parts are so closely put together with tiny tolerances that there is no rattle. But of course, for the retail price of your standard Rolex Submariner you can buy about 11 Kentex Marineman Seahorse watches.

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I can easily say that the Richard Mille RM 025 Tourbillon Chronograph Diver's watch is one of the most exotic watches in the world. There aren't very many of them around in general, and very few are alike, given the array of highly limited edition models available regionally around the world. This Richard Mille RM 025 Tourbillon Chronograph Diver's watch in a black-colored titanium and carbon composite case with red strap is and matching crown ring is a version that I've only seen this once - and chances are that I'll never see another one around quite like it, because it is, in fact, a custom piece with the red hardware elements. Is rarity alone what makes the Richard Mille RM 025 Tourbillon Chronograph Diver's watch exotic? No. Like a Ferrari FXX, this is a rare species in an already rarefied world, given what it does and what it is made out of.

While I think it is a better fit to a larger watch (and why we had it come in a 24mm width), you can get it in 18, 20, 22, 24, or 26mm widths. Just know what you are getting into. While the leather is decently comfortable, the thicker layers that sit on top of each other (and you then fold through the buckles) makes for a very bulky proposition.

The magic of the Ressence Type 3 design relies on the cooperation between the upper and lower (front and back) sapphire domes. The upper segment is the oil-filled dial and displays, which is made possible by the Ressence Orbital Convex System, or ROCS. The dial is convex, and thus, the sub-dials have to be perfectly rendered to operate within the main dial element while appearing to share its curvature.

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At 46mm wide in mostly black with carbon fiber elements, the Raymond Weil Nabucco would not be what most people would think of if someone suggested to them that Raymond Weil was getting into the tourbillon business. The Raymond Weil Nabucco and Freelancer have been the brand's sportier options, while more classy models might have been a more logical choice for a tourbillon. With that said, I don't think I would have paid any attention at all if Raymond Weil decided to do something similar to Frederique Constant and come out with a lower-priced tourbillon. Well, in this case, that isn't the best example, because the Frederique Constant tourbillon is in-house made.

The Sarpaneva Korona K0 Northern Lights put a huge smile on the faces of us three watch enthusiasts, who had a fantastic – and quite exhaustive – week of meetings and running around behind us. The Korona grabs a relatively basic element in watchmaking and brings it to a new level, enhancing it in just about every way we can imagine – and so what else to say but hats off to Stepan and the guys at Black Badger and AGT for that. The Stepan Sarpaneva Korona K0 Northern Lights is priced at 14,500 Euros, or about ,700 in any of the three versions. sarpanevawatches.com

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The 44mm case is certainly built to protect, but it is relatively slender for one that carries a 300m water resistance rating. The dark blue also lends it a dressier appearance – perhaps at the cost of underwater legibility – as do the highly polished surfaces seen throughout the case. With the inclusion of the various subdials (small seconds and power reserve), it further breaks from others in the dive watch category, as does the cyclops over the date window at 6. While the musical watches the brand creates, as well as technical innovations like the Freak, gather a lot of attention, it is these sorts of "daily wear" watches that really underscore the fact that the brand is, along with technical innovations, building up watches for the luxury consumer.

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We will have to see how the Eterna Caliber 39 performs in the long run, both in terms of reliability and of course in overall success. Beyond what is expected to be a slight premium over other options (like Sellita movements) a bottleneck may be Eterna's manufacturing capacity, as they started out by producing just 5,000 Eterna Caliber 39 units in 2013, with production being raised to about 20,000 per annum soon. That, of course, is nowhere near ETA figures – but I do hope to see the Eterna Caliber 39 (in one of its 88 variations) in more and more watches in the more affordable price segment. eterna-movement.com

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Do I need to say one more time that the Hublot MP-12 Key Of Time watch looks like Hublot's best attempt yet at creating a science fiction device for the wrist? The futurism of the concept is world class, and for these ultra exclusive Hublot models, little expense is spared in devising interesting and complex ways to wear and enjoy a timepiece. Perhaps the most successful example of what I am referring to is with the slightly more mainstream and probably more commercially successful Hublot MP-05 LaFerrari watch collection. The entire shape of the Hublot LaFerrari case is meant to look like an engine bay, it has a power reserve of 50 days, it uses a drill to set the time and wind the 11 mainspring barrels, and I have yet to meet anyone who can read the time on it without an explanation.

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On a more serious note, we pay special attention to a very important and special new movement, the Eterna Caliber 39. This movement seeks to be a valid replacement for the Valjoux 7750 as the chronograph movement of choice, since ETA continues to limit its supply of movements to outside vendors. This month, we have an in-depth look at the Caliber 39.

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Additionally, a low train count could have been selected to conserve power, as higher operating frequencies drain a watch's power reserve. The V-11 already features 2 barrels out of necessity - the alarm needs its own power source - and the movement designers might have dropped the vph in an attempt to reduce the strain on the mainsprings. That's a decision I can't really fault, given this watch's primary complication is the alarm.

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