The Ultimate Guide to Flyback Chronographs

You know what a regular chronograph is—but what is a flyback chronograph, and what makes it unique? A flyback is a chronograph function that allows you to “fly back” to zero and restart the timer with the push of a button, even while the chronograph is running. This post will explain in detail how this … Read more

What Is a Tourbillon? Everything You Need to Know

The tourbillon is a rare and complicated watch movement that exemplifies peak watchmaking. This special mechanical movement uses a unique mechanism that constantly rotates the balance wheel, balance spring, and escapement to counteract gravity. A tourbillon is often visible through a watch’s skeleton dial, or open heart, so you can clearly see the interesting mechanics … Read more