Posts Categorized: Graham

Watch Insider: 17 Ultra-Technical Timepieces

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On my blog, Watch-Insider.com, I assembled this list of 17 “techie” watches, all released within the past few years, that have most fascinated me in the area of technical innovation and watchmaking prowess. This list of ultra-technical watches will be updated whenever we stumble upon a new extraordinary watch. Here are 17, with photos and […]

The Mechanical Art of Seduction: Richard Mille RM 69 Erotic Tourbillon

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When discussing historical figures who shocked and scandalized their era’s societal norms, Swiss watchmakers do not immediately come to most people’s minds. However, the history of horology is rife with “erotic timepieces” — watches that depicted sexually suggestive scenes on their dials, often using mechanical automaton figures to simulate acts of libertine pleasure that would […]

For Veteran’s Day: 7 “Tribute to the Military” Watches

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Wristwatches have long been useful tools in military life, and over the years various watch brands have created special timepieces to honor certain branches of the armed forces and those that support them. Here we re-present our updated list of seven “Tribute to the Military” watches.   IWC Schaffhausen, a watch brand with deep roots […]

Graham Partners With Navy SEAL Foundation for Limited-Edition Watch (Updated with Live Photos)

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Graham, the Swiss watch brand with British roots, has partnered with a decidedly American institution for its new limited-edition watch. This latest version of the Graham Chronofighter Oversize, which launches tonight at a special ceremony aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York, is the product of a collaboration with the Navy […]

Graham’s Silverstone Stowe GMT Tracklighted Limited Edition 250

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Graham has announced the Silverstone Stowe GMT Tracklighted Limited Edition, which will be limited to 250 pieces. It is powered by Graham’s bi-compax chronograph movement, with a 48-hour power reserve. This motor sports-themed watch also features an integrated black tire tread rubber strap. The watch will be available in the coming months, for $11,550.   […]

Baselworld 2013, Day One: Blancpain, Hublot, Graham, Alpina

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The first day of the 2013 Baselworld watch fair is in the books, and I’ve already seen a number of interesting new timepieces. Yesterday’s highlights included a clever yacht-timer watch from Alpina, a world horological  first from Blancpain, and some quality time with one of this year’s most talked-about pieces, Hublot’s La Ferrari. Sports-watch maker […]

Graham Chronofighter 1695 Erotic

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“Business in the front, party in the back” is the motto of a certain type of dated and much-maligned hairstyle, but it could also apply to this week’s Watch to Watch, the Graham 1695 Chronofighter Erotic, a limited edition that features the brand’s classical chronograph dial under the crystal and intricate engravings of erotic art […]

The Man Behind the Brand: George Graham

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Sixteen years ago, two young men born and raised in the Swiss watch town of La Chaux-de-Fonds and working in the watch industry teamed up with the notion of getting their own watch brand. The question confronting Eric Loth and Pierre-André Finazzi was which brand? The Swiss names they wanted, they couldn’t afford. The French […]