Tag Archives: Speedmaster History

Press Release: The Omega Speedmaster and the world of space exploration

The source of many a myth and legend, the OMEGA Speedmaster has been the choice of astronauts and space agencies for half a century. This “common” object has become one of the most famous watches in the world and has … Continue reading

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Omega Speedmaster Professional Tropical by AWCO

Anybody in for some chocolate? Roel, owner of Amsterdam Watch Company, is one of the most passionate Speedmaster collectors we’ve come across in the Netherlands. While he often has stellar examples for sale in his lovely shop and on his … Continue reading

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Speedmaster Seven II: Mark

Last week we launched a new segment on our blog: the Speedmaster Seven. First up was our friend Bart, who answered our seven easy-going questions and gave us a glimpse into the collectors state-of-mind. Our victim this week is Mark, … Continue reading

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Speedmaster Seven Questions I: Bart

Today we’re launching a new segment: the Speedmaster Seven. Seven questions, aimed at giving our readers a little peek into the mind of Speedmaster collectors and aficionados. What drives them, what Speedmasters do they own and which ones do they dream … 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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