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Author: TimeCaptain

TimeCaptain is a self-confessed timepiece junkie.  He spends nearly all of his spare time buying,  selling,  trading,  researching, admiring and trying different timepieces. He's also a fanatic Formula 1 fan, having followed every single Grand Prix since 1991.  He switches to NFL football in the fall and roots for the Green Bay Packers. A child of the 1980's, TimeCaptain is mad about 80's music,  TV, cinema and pop culture.  Another interest of TimeCaptain is space exploration and the study of distant planets and galaxies. When asked about his favorite watch,  TimeCaptain remembers Enzo Ferrari's answer as to his favorite car- "the one I haven't built yet."

While I have just enjoyed a gorgeous day with my family, we are still right in the middle of a global pandemic.  I thought it would be good to pause and consider the role played by my watches during this

I have been writing and enjoying pens since I was 5 years old.  When my family left England for the  United States, my dear grandparents gave me a Parker pen with my name engraved on it.  For years and years,

Yes, I borrowed this title from the name of the Suicidal Tendencies album of the 1990‘s.  Suicidal Tendencies was one of my favourite bands as a teenager.  Their bass player would later go on to join my most favourite heavy

I could, and probably should write an entire blog about why you would choose Longines in the first place.  You can learn a lot about Longines by analyzing their winged hourglass logo, for example.  This is said to be the

Here is something ironic - I am clearly a multi-watch guy, yet I continue to crave “daily drivers“. These are watches that are versatile and suitable for any occasion. Think of a Rolex Datejust 41 or an Omega Planet Ocean