Rewind Six Of The Most Watch Nerd-y Of All HODINKEE Watch Nerd Stories


It’s been said that God, or the Devil (your mileage may vary) is in the details, and nowhere is that more true than in the various narrowly focused worlds of connoisseurship. Stamp collectors may have their British Guiana 1 Cent Magenta, but watch collectors and enthusiasts have an inexhaustible cornucopia of minutiae over which to obsess as well. Whether it’s vintage Speedmaster logos, the most intimate details of the private lives of Rolex bracelets, or the profound cloud of mystery surrounding the origins of that most ubiquitous of all pieces of horological equipment – the spring bar – we watch lovers love nothing better than to investigate, perseverate over, and interminably argue about the fine points of watches, clocks, and general horology.



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