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Speedy Art – Cay Broendum

If you’re into vintage watches, chances are you’ve com across the name of Cay Broendum – for example in this interview from back in 2013 on Hodinkee. Cay likes watches and being an artist, illustrator and overall creative mind, he’s known in … Continue reading

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Happy 21st of July!

    Happy 21st of July! It’s been exactly 47 years since men first set foot on the moon. That means it’s also exactly 47 years ago that the Omega Speedmaster skyrocketed itself to wristwatch stardom, reaching heights that very few … Continue reading

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SpeedyWatches @ Monochrome part II: The Reinhard Furrer Speedmaster

Remember our posts about the Reinhard Furrer Omega Speedmaster Professional ‘Radial’ a.k.a. Alaska Project III – the original article and the service pictures? Well, it’s one of the highlights of Bonhams on December 10th 2014 auction, giving watchcollectors (with deep pockets) … Continue reading

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Omega Speedmaster Professional A.C.P. 105.012-63

How is this for awesome? Courtesy of our friend Master of Speed, today’s watch is the exceedingly rare Omega Speedmaster Professional A.C.P. Nowadays the Speedmaster Professional is best known for its connection to NASA and space exploration in general. The Speedmaster … Continue reading

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Omega Speedmaster Watch Painting

We’ve seen our fair share of horological art, but in our humble opinion there’s one artist who does it best: our dear watch-trading friend Farid75. Check out this awesome Omega Speedmaster watch painting he made in collaboration with a very talented … Continue reading

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Press release – OMEGA and VANITY FAIR celebrate the 45th anniversary of Apollo 11 moon landing with Buzz Aldrin

OMEGA and VANITY FAIR marked the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing with astronaut Buzz Aldrin at a cocktail event on July 16, 2014. The evening benefitted the MAK Center for Art and Architecture and took place at … Continue reading

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Omega Speedmaster Professional 105.012 CB case

A Omega Speedmaster with caliber 321 is wonderful any day. But have you heard of the CB cases? We have featured a number of rare and unusual Speedmasters. Limited Edition models. Wicked dials. But the CB case is something special.. … Continue reading

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