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Rado HyperChrome Captain Cook Limited Edition - Box & Papers 2019
RM8,357
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Mark Worthington Jewellers
174
UK
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Zenith Star
RM18,852
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LUXE WARE (HK) LIMITED
140
HK
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Patek Philippe Ref# 5078P Minute Repeater New, Unworn
RM1,394,119
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Michael Ashton
6
US
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Arnold & Son HMS1
RM35,549
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LUXE WARE (HK) LIMITED
140
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Rolex Submariner Date
RM40,500
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MY
Ball Fireman Racer DLC
RM2,874
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MY
Rolex Submariner 14060 (No Date) 2-liner 2000 w/ Ghost Bezel
RM27,003
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MY
Rolex 116713LN GMT-Master II Half Gold Stainless Steel
RM39,500
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MY
Frederique Constant Manufacture Classic Moonphase [ALMOST NEW]
RM6,339
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MY
TAG Heuer AQUARACER Calibre 5
RM5,916
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MY
Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea
RM54,853
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Panerai Special Limited Edition Luminor Marina Destro Left...
RM31,694
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MY
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A. Lange & Söhne Langematik Perpetual Calendar 310.021
RM160,372
Free shipping
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WatchBox
443
US
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Rolex Submariner 18ct gold with Gold Serti dial
RM98,936
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The Watch Collector Ltd.
116
UK
Omega Speedmaster
RM19,999
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Private Seller
MY
Omega Ultraman ST2 Speedmaster Professional Speedy Tuesday 2
RM33,900
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Private Seller
MY
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Breguet Classique Grandes Complications Tourbillon
RM300,704
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Chronometrie Stäuble AG
11
CH
Breguet Type 20 / Type XX Vintage
RM107,760
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S.Song Ltd.
MY
TOP
Rolex Daytona Zenith 2000/P serial gold steel 16523
RM53,303
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Vintage & Prestige
36
UK
Rolex Submariner Date Green
RM55,000
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CYT WATCH & JEWELLERY SDN. BHD.
MY
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Heuer RALLYE MASTER SET MONTE CARLO + MASTER TIME
RM20,680
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CHRONO-STOP
14
ES
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Patek Philippe Grand Complications Moon Phase Power Reserve...
RM92,758
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443
US
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Universal Genève Compax rare valjoux cal 72 version chronograph
RM32,960
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The Watch Collector Ltd.
116
UK
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Rolex Datejust 18K Yellow Gold President Lapis diam. dial
RM36,844
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Juwelier Pieter Jacobs
216
NL
Fortis True Line True Line
RM220
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MY
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Hublot Classic Fusion Ultra-Thin 45
RM70,996
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Chronometrie Stäuble AG
11
CH
Tudor Black Bay Fifty-Eight
RM18,171
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MY
Graham CHRONOFIGHTER OVERSIZE GOLDFINGER LEFT HAND CROWN...
RM40,000
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Rolex Submariner Date 116613LB, Blue Dial, Half Yellow Gold
RM46,500
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H.Moser & Cie. Very Rare Endeavour Centre Seconds Concept...
RM207,068
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Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea Black Dial, 44mm, Stainless Steel
RM40,500
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MY
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Tudor Black Bay Harrods Unworn box papers
RM24,713
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36
UK
Oris Flight Timer
RM3,800
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Lemania RAF Series 3 Monopusher Military
RM22,608
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S.Song Ltd.
MY
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Breguet Classique "Le Réveil du Tsar"
RM96,055
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Chronometrie Stäuble AG
11
CH
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Patek Philippe Calatrava 3796J
RM37,822
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443
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Rolex GMT-Master II Two Tone
RM44,000
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CYT WATCH & JEWELLERY SDN. BHD.
MY
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster
RM24,000
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Private Seller
MY
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Heuer Autavia GMT
RM41,207
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The Watch Collector Ltd.
116
UK
Tudor Pelagos
RM14,236
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MY
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Patek Philippe Pagoda 5500R rose gold NOS box papers full set
RM142,920
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Vintage & Prestige
36
UK
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Heuer 3X DASH MOUNTED TIMERS SET: 1X MASTER TIME + 2X MONTE CARLO
RM32,566
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CHRONO-STOP
14
ES
A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Chronograph Boutique Edition
RM202,842
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S.Song Ltd.
MY
Ball DC1028C-S2J-BK
RM9,500
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MY
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Patek Philippe Grand Complications Perpetual Calendar 5040J
RM122,339
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443
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Sevenfriday Extremely Rare Sevenfriday P3-2 WOOD WATCH
RM5,000
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Rolex Day-Date 36 Green
RM64,000
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MY
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Hublot Big Bang Tutti Frutti
RM83,526
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Chronometrie Stäuble AG
11
CH
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Omega vintage 18ct gold dress watch
RM21,415
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The Watch Collector Ltd.
116
UK
Seiko Prospex
RM10,565
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Private Seller
MY
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Vacheron Constantin Oversize 18K Gold Dresswatch Vintage very...
RM36,973
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Uhrenkapital
425
DE
Smiths W10 Vintage Military
RM7,818
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S.Song Ltd.
MY
Oris Flight Timer
RM3,127
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Private Seller
MY
Wyler Code R –Incaflex Rose Gold Titanium Carbon Fiber &...
RM72,000
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MY
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Omega De Ville Ladymatic 425.68.34.20.51.001
RM37,822
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443
US
Oris CHALLENGE INTERNATIONAL DE TOURISME 1932 LE
RM4,500
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Private Seller
MY
Rolex Daytona Rosegold Choco
RM110,000
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CYT WATCH & JEWELLERY SDN. BHD.
MY
Maurice Lacroix Masterpiece
RM10,300
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Private Seller
MY
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Breguet Classique Grandes Complications
RM167,056
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Chronometrie Stäuble AG
11
CH
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Omega Megaquartz F2.4Mhz/ Marine Chronometer prototype
RM48,107
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The Watch Collector Ltd.
116
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Valjoux 72 Vintage
RM21,129
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S.Song Ltd.
MY
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Heuer REF 52 MULTISEQUENCE 3X STOPWATCH
RM9,461
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CHRONO-STOP
14
ES
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A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia Thin
RM63,372
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WatchesofMayfair.com
603
UK
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Patek Philippe Complications Calatrava Travel Time 7134G-001
RM113,888
Free shipping
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WatchBox
443
US
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Mechanical Watches: Technical Masterpieces

The mechanical watch is one of humanity's most important cultural innovations. For centuries, watches have been keeping track of time. Today, there is a myriad of environmentally-friendly mechanical watches running precisely without a battery.

Highlights

  • Watchmaking art - a fine piece of craftsmanship on your wrist
  • Incredible variety: a watch for every budget and taste
  • No batteries required: manual and automatic calibers
  • Famous diving watches such as the Rolex Submariner
  • Inexpensive automatic watch: Tissot PRS 516

Mechanical Watches: A Cultural Revival

Watch lovers and collectors have been enthusiastically celebrating mechanical watches for decades. Wristwatches from Rolex or Patek Philippe are considered some of the most coveted luxury watches there are, and for good reason. Both manufacturers produce mechanical timepieces that are valuable and maintain their worth. Some vintage models and limited editions even increase in value over the years.

However, there was a time when mechanical watches had a difficult time surviving. With the rise of inexpensive quartz watches in the 1970s, many watch manufacturers found themselves in extreme hardship. Some brands were forced to quit and have since disappeared; today, they are only known by watch experts. Before the quartz boom, mechanical wristwatches and pocket watches were everyday items. If you wanted to know the current time, you needed a watch, and at that time, most had a mechanical movement. However, since quartz watches were less expensive than their mechanical siblings in the mid-1970s, quartz timepieces almost completely wiped mechanical ones off the map.

Mechanical watches experienced a comeback in the beginning of the 1980s, however. Watch lovers and collectors rediscovered the charm of a ticking mechanical movement, and felt able to accept deviations of seconds or minutes. However, it was really about the technology and precision engineering inside the watch. Since most manufacturers switched to making quartz watches, fans of mechanical watches had to find these timepieces at flea markets, auctions, and in leftover stock. In those days, it was easy to get a good bargain. That changed a few years later when the demand for old mechanical watches exceeded the supply. Traditional watch manufacturers noticed this change and began to offer mechanical watches in their collections once again. New brands and manufacturers also began to spring up in abundance, such as the German brand Nomos. Roland Schwertner founded this business in 1990, shortly after the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Classic watchmaking has been experiencing a renaissance and a completely unexpected boom in sales. Wristwatches have transformed from a basic commodity to a status symbol for both men and women.

Introductory Mechanical Watches

There is an abundance of mechanical watches, from inexpensive pre-owned or new models to mid-priced new watches to exclusive pieces which can cost upwards of a million euros. You can find pre-owned vintage watches from brands such as Seiko for less than 100 euros . These watches are often in good condition and are an inexpensive introduction to the world of mechanical watches. You can also find new watches from Japanese manufacturers such as Citizen, Orient, and Seiko in the 100 - 200 euros price range. There are many manufacturers, such as Junkers or Zeppelin, that use Japanese movements from Miyota in their introductory models. Miyota is Citizen's caliber department.

Swiss mechanical watches are also available at inexpensive prices. A used, vintage Tissot watch costs between 100 and 400 euros. A new Tissot PRS 516 , one of their most famous and popular models, costs around 500 euros. A highlight in this collection is the Powermatic 80 variant, with an impressive 80-hour power reserve. It's available for around 700 euros; usually, watches with long power reserves cost a few thousand euros. With an added stopwatch function, a used PRS-516 costs around 1,000 euros. New watches from this series cost around 1,600 euros. Mechanical watches from Certina, Hamilton, or Longines are in a similar price range to Tissot's.

Luxury Mechanical Watches from Omega and Rolex

The Swiss watch manufacturer Omega has an excellent reputation in the watch industry. Their timepieces are defined by their innovative technology, appealing designs, and an excellent price-performance ratio. One of Omega's most popular models is the Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch. This chronograph was the first to reach the Moon. Pre-owned models in very good condition are available for around 2,500 euros. New, the Speedmaster Professional costs at least 3,000 euros. Special editions like the Silver Snoopy Award Limited Edition have doubled in value: originally, the watch cost 5,900 euros, while it now costs 12,000 euros new.

Rolex is probably the most famous watch brand worldwide. There's no other brand that stands for luxury and prestige like Rolex does. The Submariner and the Daytona are two of the most sought-after Rolex models. The bicolor Daytona is available pre-owned starting for around 8,500 euros. Pre-owned Daytonas made of stainless steel, however, cost at least 10,000 euros. New, the bicolor model costs 10,000 euros; a new stainless steel model costs around 14,000 euros. Stainless steel Rolex watches are especially in demand and thus maintain a more stable value. The Paul Newman Daytona is also quite popular. This model can be identified by its contrasting dial edges and subdials. The numbers on the dial are in an Art Deco style. Models with reference number 6239 are particularly rare. If they feature a Paul Newman design, these watches can easily cost over 100,000 euros.

The Rolex Submariner, one of the first diving watches ever produced, is available pre-owned for around 4,500 euros. New models without a date display and the distinctive date magnifier cost about 6,000 euros. With a date display, the Submariner costs around 7,000 euros. A vintage Submariner with reference number 1680 and red writing on the dial costs between 10,000 and 20,000 euros. It earned its nickname "Red Sub" thanks to its characteristic red text.

Manual Winding Mechanical Watches

Every mechanical movement has multiple gears. In each movement, the energy for the movement of the wheels comes from a specific storage. In large grandfather clocks, these are weights attached to chains, and the chains must be pulled in order to wind the movement. Pocket watches and wristwatches, on the other hand, have mainsprings which can be wound via a key or a crown. The potential energy stored in the wound mainspring is released to the train in a controlled fashion. Mainsprings were also what made it possible to downsize movements. Another pioneering invention was the concept of crown winding, which made easy-to-lose keys obsolete. One of the first pocket watches with crown winding came from Louis Audemars. The business introduced this watch feature in 1838. You can also set the hands using the crown.

A mechanical movement functions very simply in theory. The mainspring receives its energy via the crown, winding stem, and wheels of the winding system. In order to prevent the mainspring from suddenly unrolling, there's a small stopwork. The train reduces the high force of the mainspring. The train's transmission is calculated so precisely that the seconds wheel makes a full rotation every minute. The escapement is located at the end. It's comprised of a pallet and an escape wheel. The escapement prevents the train from going out of control, and it ensures the watch keeps running by forwarding tiny force pulses to the balance wheel. The balance wheel keeps the pace of the movement, oscillating back and forth. It's comprised of the balance rim and balance spring, which is the beating heart of every mechanical caliber. Without the balance spring, the balance wheel along with the entire movement would stop moving after a short time. Thus, the escapement and oscillation systems form the base of every mechanical watch.

The motion train is located under the dial. Generally, this reduces the center whee