‘On Time’ is back with another focus episode in which we discuss bronze watches. Also joining us again is certified master watchmaker Manuel Yazijian to offer his expert opinion and experience. What are the pros and cons to using bronze for a watch case? Why aren’t there many (if any) vintage bronze watches? Shenanigans ensue when we discuss the good, the bad, the ugly, and the patina. … More Bronze Watch Bemusement
This month we welcome Carlo, one of the world’s premier Heuer collectors to the On Time round table. He is a fellow LA Watch Gang member, extreme collector, and a dear friend. We discuss his past collections and pearls of wisdom he’s learned over his short but legendary collecting career in vintage watches, including of course, Heuers. … More Ep 06 – Carlo @heuerfan on Heuers and Extreme Collecting
We recently sat down with Nick English, Co-Founder of Bremont Chronometers at Feldmar Watch Company in Los Angeles. Nick shared what inspired him and his brother to start a watch company and the long and winding road they’ve had to navigate in bringing watchmaking back to British shores. Along with exploring the history of the Bremont, we also chat a little about what’s in store for the brand.
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In this episode, we welcome a friend who also happens to be one of the most respected collectors we know. Mitch shares our passion for horology but his collection and stories are uniquely epic. His amazing stories include a meeting with George Daniels himself, to illustrating why having confidence in your eye, confidence in your … More Ep 05 – Amazing Watches and the Stories Behind Them, With Our Friend, Mitch
After a hectic holiday season, On Time is back with a larger than life guest for our first episode of 2016! Carter, aka @Wristi joins us to discuss his love of “purpose built watches” and the massive strap collection he adorns them with. We also get the lowdown on his @Wristi Instagram feed where he is famous for and has popularized, the wrist shot (with a twist). … More Ep 04 – the Man, the Myth, the Wrist. Carter, Aka “@Wristi” on Instagram and the Virtues of a Huge Strap Collection
Mike and Chase are back as they welcome Serdar, aka ‘@LAWatchGuy’ to the round table to discuss everything from the perfect wrist size to criteria they deem crucial to be considered an independent watchmaker. Talk of ‘girth’ was kept to a minimum. … More Ep 03 – Serdar, aka “LAWatchGuy”, on Independent Watchmakers and the Perfect Wrist Size
‘On Time’ is back! This time around Mike and Chase are joined by one of the most distinguished members of the LA Watch Gang, Gary “@WatchWineMan” Hamrick. With the ‘Elder Statesman’ being a wine connoisseur, it’s no surprise we discuss watches and the wines that go with them in our new segment called “Pairing”, where we pair watches with other objects we’re passionate about. … More Ep 02 – Gary “WatchWineMan” Hamrick, on -What Else? Watches and Wines
Welcome to the inaugural episode of “On Time”, the podcast by watch geeks for watch geeks. Mike and Chase are your hosts for this round table discussion about watches, collecting them, and the people who share this obsession.
Our first episode welcomes LA Watch Gang co-founder Andrew Lee, where we discuss the origins of the LA Watch Gang, his journey thus far in watch collecting, and his penchant for watches with blue dials. … More Ep 01 – Introductions & LA Watch Gang Co-Founder, Andrew Lee