Navitimer World

0Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Aug 03, 2004 The Navitimer, the well-known chronograph by Breitling, now has a new model called ‘Navitimer World’. This model features an extra timezone and has a diameter of 46mm! Most new Breitlings are not my cup of tea, but a Navitimer would be very welcome in my collection!

What makes a quartz tick?

0Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Aug 02, 2004 A nice website on quartz watches, also including history, timelines, watches (Accutron, Beta21 etc). Make sure to pay them a visit!

Lemania 5100

3Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Aug 02, 2004 I decided I really have to save up for a Lemania 5100 driven watch 2004 is probably the last year of production (introduced in 1978), and this movement is really worth the ‘investment’. This chronograph movement is very sturdy and reliable and was/is used in Omega Speedmaster… Read More »


0Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Jul 30, 2004 It is friday, which means it is ScanDay at TimeZone. This means you can/have to post pictures of your watch(es), sometimes forums have a theme for scanday, however, not today as it seems. For example this photograph by P?°ll Stef?°nsson

New Panerai

0Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Jul 30, 2004 To stay within the Panerai and Paneristi scene, and thanks to Emiliopan here are some great shots of the new Panerai Regatta. Only 500 models made.


0Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Jul 29, 2004 Watchmeetings are so much fun! Especially those for a (cult) brand or watchtype with a lot of true fans..

Oops, they did it again…

2Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Jul 29, 2004 We all know that Omega was chosen to be the supplier of the watch for NASA astronauts, this watch, is the famous Speedmaster Professional. Until now, every once in a while Omega introduces some sort of tribute to the Moonwatch. Most of them are standard Speedmaster Professional… Read More »


0Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Jul 27, 2004 Sometimes, when I forget about my monthly paycheck, I think about very exclusive watches. When these thoughts are in my head for too long, I sometimes even visit The PuristS website. The indepth articles and reviews on this site are great and make you want to forget… Read More »

All about the benjamins?

25Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Jul 27, 2004 “All about the benjamins” Is that so? Since a few years, there are a lot of watchbrands on the market who produce watches with designs of (in this example) Rolex. Especially the Rolex Submariner. Now, we all know it is not done to own/buy/obtain copies of watches.… Read More »

Testimonial of an Astronaut…

0Posted by Robert-Jan Broer on Jul 26, 2004 Although I believe the text on this page is from The Moonwatch book by Omega Press, it’s cool to read how astronauts were aware of their Speedmaster watches. However, I read in the book by Gene Cernan that most astronauts were showing off their Rolex GMT-Master watches… Read More »