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The First Watches To Account For Leap Seconds, From Hoptroff London – Hodinkee

– The calendar complication is one of the more commonly seen complications in mechanical wristwatches. One thing they don’t do is keep track of leap years where an extra day is added to February. To correctly show February’s leap day, … Continue reading

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Hoptroff “No 16” – Hodinkee Review

The well renowned watch blog from New York has done a great piece on the crazy looking Hoptroff “No 16”. See the link below. http://www.hodinkee.com/blog/richard-hoptroffs-atomic-watch-prototype-combines &amp;amp;lt;img src=”http://static1.squarespace.com/static/4fa14d3ce4b08a53fa26468e/t/54d1290de4b0d35ba4b72053/1422993680641/&#8221; /&amp;amp;gt;<span id=”mce_marker” data-mce-type=”bookmark”>‚Äč</span>

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Mecca Watch

Well why not, why should I concentrate my commentary on “British” watches to mechanical time keepers. Part of the quirky London brand Hoptroff’s range is this Mecca watch. It offers not only time and seconds, but also the direction to … Continue reading

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