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Mar 24, 2019,09:29 AM

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A new article on the Charles Frodsham Double Impulse Chronometer Wristwatch, written by a familiar author!

 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : March 24th, 2019-08:13
Dr. Magnus Bosse takes us there! Interestingly, I asked Jack Forster why Hodinkee hadn't reported on this watch. He said they wanted to, but CF declined. Maybe because the watch has orders through 2022? In any case, Dr. Bosse has a perspective on this wat...  

Love the dial...

 By: maverickmahesh : March 24th, 2019-08:23
Extremely elegant!

Nice and interesting reading. Thanks for the link.

 By: VMM : March 24th, 2019-09:06
Watch looks outstanding. Love it. Vte


 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : March 24th, 2019-11:21
I wish to ask what prompts you to remark on such a widely known trait?

I suspect a combination of things

 By: Baruch Coutts : March 24th, 2019-10:42
Firstly, as you say, there are orders for a few years so perhaps they don't require the same wide coverage as other brands would. And secondly, Frodsham are particular about which media outlets they invite to report on the watch so it might be that Hodink... 

Sounds right! They do seem to be careful about press (mostly former or current purists!).

 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : March 24th, 2019-11:30
If you have pictures or further thoughts on your visit to Frodsham, please share!

I shall put something together!

 By: Baruch Coutts : March 24th, 2019-15:17
Certainly have plenty of photographs and some thoughts away from the technical achievements of the movement.


 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : March 24th, 2019-16:36

I applaud them

 By: Joepny : March 24th, 2019-19:57
I didn’t know that they have been selective about who they talk to. It does elevate them in my mind that they would turn down coverage from Dinkee. That bullhorn works well to gin up interest and speculators. It’s refreshing that an independent maker like... 

Interesting observations.

 By: Baruch Coutts : March 25th, 2019-14:43
FPJ, in my opinion doesn't need to promote through anyone other than his own channel and Speake-Marin, now without the eponymous founder, probably needs to do as much promotion as possible to convince potential clients that they still have legitimacy with... 


 By: Nick : March 25th, 2019-22:55
I don’t see a link to the article. Is it gone or am I blind?

You can pm me for it [nt]

 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : March 26th, 2019-05:10