Monthly Archives: February 2014

Video – Omega Speedmaster Mark II

Source: Omega In 1969, the same year we broke our terrestrial bonds and set foot on another world, OMEGA introduced the new-look Speedmaster Mark II, a timepiece with a streamlined case.  In 2014 OMEGA has introduced the classic chronograph in an … Continue reading

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A quick walk through Antiquorum’s Hong Kong 22 February Auction

In the last decade, watch auctions have changed from relatively obscure places where retail vintage dealers bought their stock, to well-documented happenings where dealers and private individuals bid alike. Besides the thrill of live auctions and opportunity to buy rare … Continue reading

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Must read: The Orange Hand Speedmaster Professional (+Buzz Aldrin)

The devil is in the details. Our friend Boris of WatchesAndArt.com posted an interesting read and a few pictures of the Speedmaster Professional fitted with an orange seconds counter. Rare as hence teeth, but not undocumented, the orange hands provides … Continue reading

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Full service – 145.022 caliber 861

  We recently took the ‘Reinhard Furrer’ Omega Speedmaster Professional reference 145.022 to our watchmaker for a full service. Of course we had to take a few pics of the Speedmaster Professional in full, up-close-and-personal glory up. The 145.022 is … Continue reading

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Video – Thomas Stafford and Alexei Leonov meet at the OMEGA Pavilion at Sochi 2014

Source: Omega Astronaut Lieutenant General Thomas Stafford and cosmonaut Major General Alexei Leonov visited the OMEGA Pavilion in Sochi’s Olympic Park during the 2014 Olympic Winter Games to share with international journalists and guests details of their adventures in space.

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Press Release – Recalling adventures in space

Recalling adventures in space: Lieutenant General Thomas Stafford and Air Force Major General Alexei Leonov meet at the OMEGA Pavilion. The legendary space explorers share stories from their experiences beyond our earth. February 10th 2014 – read more below the … Continue reading

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The Reinhard Furrer Omega Speedmaster Professional NASA 145.022

Earlier today we promised more pictures and details of the Omega Speedmaster Professional NASA 145.022 with so-called ‘Radial’ dial. No more waiting – ready for take off! As noted by in the comments section of our previous post, it is indeed … Continue reading

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