Tag Archives: british made

Hop stuff: meet the maker of the atomic watch – Daily Telegraph

He’s the creator of the world’s first atomic-powered timepiece, as well as devices that marry smart technology with traditional aesthetics. The Daily Telegraph meet Richard Hoptroff Read the article here or below The familiar environs of the fine watch world – … Continue reading

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Roger W. Smith to announce significant step forward for British watchmaking at Salon QP

Roger W. Smith, the only maker of entirely British watches and movements, is set to announce his first range of watches. Presented by Phillips, the preview at Salon QP (12-14 November) will also feature a rare showing of Roger Smith’s … Continue reading

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Roger Smith – Case making

Most school children have learnt by now that you can learn just about anything from Youtube. Well here is a real find, Roger Smith explain his process of case making – amazing Follow the link and see for yourself Case … Continue reading

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Inside Bremont’s Watchmaking Factory- Gear Patrol Photo Essay

After discovering from their latest brochure that Bremont have a manufacturing facility at Silverstone I came across this great article on the Gear Patrol website. After the pessimism of my previous posting this all looks very optimistic for the future … Continue reading

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Smith’s Everest – still on e-bay

I posted this Smiths Everest here last month. Still on e-bay at £349 or offers. e-bay listing

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Garrick – The Norfolk & Regulator Models

Two new models from Garrick, ready at the end of September. For more information: Garrick

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E-bay Smiths Military

E-bay listing This has a “buy it now” of £700

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