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  • With emphasis on high class mechanical watches and covering the best timepieces and their manufacturers in the first place, this watch wiki suits as reading matter for the connoisseur of this fascinating species of watches. So one could call it a special "Wikipedia for Watches".

  • Here you can find an abundance of details about the leading watch brands and the best timepieces of the world, but also background reports about watch history and about the famous watchmakers and their career.

  • The comprehensive database can easily be searched via an extremely powerful engine, which generates alphabetical and category-grouped lists in seconds.

  • This website is also very useful as a handy shopping guide, because it is very fast, neutral, independant and provides important background information.

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Duomètre à Chronographe

Jaeger-LeCoultre Duomètre à Chronographe becomes "Watch of the Year 2008"

The highly interesting new horological development Jaeger-LeCoultre Duomètre à Chronographe with "two-swing-calibre" and Seconde Foudroyante has been elected "Watch of the Year 2008" on Apr. 6th 2008. And it deserves it because of its high performance in an area of classical watchmaking. Outside the fashionable trends of clunky dial and case design it represents a quiet and noble style.

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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon and Chronograph "Concept carbon"

Futurististic Chronograph wirh Tourbillon by Audemars Piguet

On the SIHH 2008 Audemars Piguet presented this avant-garde concept version of the Royal Oak: an extra light handwound chronograph with tourbillon, where both, the case and the movement, are wrought from carbon. Case diameter: 44 mm, bezel front side from ceramic, rear from titanium with black PVD. Newly developed handwound calibre AP 2895, consisting of 384 parts and with the considerable power reserve of 237 hours.

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A. Lange & Söhne Cabaret Tourbillon

Novelty by A. Lange & Söhne at this year's SSIH

With the tourbillon version of the classic Cabaret the top manufacture A. Lange & Söhne from Glashütte presents once again a world premiere of first range: the first, patented design of a tourbillon with stop seconds — an invention which is not only elaborate, but is also very practical in everyday use. In the whole more than 200-year history of tourbillons it has still not been possible to stop the watch immediately to the second. This problem is for the first time solved satisfactorily in the new model of A. Lange.

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TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 1 Limited Edition

Preliminary report about TAG Heuer at the Baselworld 2008

After the new, 2007 presented Series "Grand Carrera" TAG Heuer comes up with two interesting new models at the Baselworld 2008, both limitied: the hot-blooded sports chronograph TAG Heuer Grand Carrera Calibre 17 RS2 Limited Edition with rotation system and black case made of titanium Grade 2, and the equally black hand-wound watch TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 1 Limited Edition, which carries an unusual, visually appealing pocket watch movement.

TAG Heuer Grand Carrera Calibre 17 RS

Three new sports watches by TAG Heuer in the range "Grand Carrera"

As tribute to the legendary sports watch Carrera from 1964 TAG Heuer has brought out three high-class sports watches under the title "Grand Carrera", whose principal items are the newly developed movements "Calibre RS": the first mechanical movements with rotation system indication.

Here are the new models: TAG Heuer Grand Carrera Calibre 6 RS · TAG Heuer Grand Carrera Calibre 8 RS Grande-Date GMT · TAG Heuer Grand Carrera Calibre 17 RS Chronograph.

Rainer Brand Kerala Sport E

New sports chronograph by Rainer Brand

Finally also Rainer Brand offers a hot-blooded sports watch, i.e. the newly appeared exclusive special edition Rainer Brand Kerala Sport E Chronograph.

The watch was inspired by the junior boss of the Eibach Fahrzeugtechnik (a chassis supplier of all of the important sportscar manufacturers as well as the formula 1) and is characterized by a special dial design with carbon structure (alternatively silver or black), which invokes resemblances to rapid sports car technology...

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4.2.2016: The Mediawiki CMS by which the Watch Wiki is powered has been successfully upgraded. Now we have a much faster access and a modern look.

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9.10.2015: At last the translation work is finished and the texts are now completely in English. We will now turn our attention to adding new and completing already existing articles.

The quality of the embedded videos has been improved considerably. As with usual YouTube playback, you can now choose your own desired resolution.

10 million pageviews

1.4.2015: We have reached 10 million pageviews!

Over 6 million pageviews

3.2.2014: Watch Wiki has reached more than 6 million pageviews. Our translation work (translating the German Uhren Wiki into English) is progressing. There are now more than 2.000 articles.

Over 3 million pageviews

5.4.2012: Watch Wiki has reached more than 3 million pageviews. Our translation work (translating the German Uhren Wiki into English) is progressing. The number of articles has encreased to 1,880.

New portal "Watch Videos"

18.3.2012: As fifth portal the wiki portal "watch videos" has been added. It has been completed today. Well, then just have a look into it!

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