Features
Spotlight
Features
Featured Forums
IWC
Brand Forums
Lifestyle
Resources
ios
null

WurstScan from 21.08 - 23.08. "Recognition" is now open!

but those who do recognize the genius behind it (Ludwig Oeschlin and Paul Gerber). HAGWE!
1M
By: COUNT DE MONET
298
Subexplorer
7729

Who has one or more of the old WPS / Purists Special watches? May I ask for a show of wrists?

What you are posting, as it is the way you write your posts, that I love! This Paul Gerber is my absolute favorite of the three. It’s really spectacular and the pattern on the dial is stunning. It seems to stand the test of time. I never got one, as i did
1M
By: cazalea
42
amanico
1645

Who has one or more of the old WPS / Purists Special watches? May I ask for a show of wrists?

This site never got the bug to become a Hodinkee, but over the last 10-15 years some special editions were released for WPS visitors. I have only 3 but there were at least 8-10 in total. Here are mine. Moving from right to left, I'll describe them 2011 P1
1M
By: cazalea
42
amanico
1645

Paul Gerber

Here's a picture of MY Gerber Retro Twin and Paul's special Purist's P10 edition watch, on salmon skin strap on a real salmon Special Dial for us (ultra-thin watch? no) and in a normal setting, more Gerber watches Mike Retro-fitted plutonium weights
3M
By: watch-er
9
cazalea
1132

Paul Gerber

Anyone know how to buy these in the US? Thanks Bob
3M
By: watch-er
9
cazalea
1132

Kari or Akrivia?

1) Vianney Halter: The Classic is too amazing but so is anything ever made by him 2) C.Klings: His Watches and his movements take my breath away 3) JB Viot: Hand Made Art Nouveau Specialness 4) Ludovic Ballouard: Under Rated Brilliance 5) Christiaan Van D
5M
By: Watch_time_it_is
52
mpakalnis
4154

Ruby Tuesday.

in his workshop 2014. Last year it got an upgrade with a new balance clock and new hands (and some other minor tweaks).
5M
By: xyz123abc
18
Cpt Scarlet
706

Just some of the highlights of 2019 (both incoming and outgoing pieces).

What a crazy fun year 2019 has been on the horology front! Have been fortunate to handle and own pieces from some of the most incredibly talented independent watchmakers! I am very humbled by their talent and dedication. I really feel like my collecting h
8M
By: Bounce781
42
Mike H
1611

Montblanc 1858 Tachymeter: Cool attitude.

The chronograph (stopwatch - early 1800s) was a real breakthrough on its own. Later, early 20th C., the tachometer scale was added, as timing of faster objects was sought. And mid-century, the rotating bezel. But when did the idea of a telemeter scale ari
1Y
By: amanico
31
halgedahl
1507

Poll: Futuristic or Vintage vehicle - which is your preference?

In between MIH and O&J: Triple rotors Mike
1Y
By: cazalea
58
Jurry
3599