Author: Ashton Tracy

Ashton Tracy is a WOSTEP trained watchmaker with over a decade worth of horological experience. He has worked all over the world repairing everything from Mont Blanc's to military IWC’s. Currently living in Toronto, Ashton works for one of the major after-sales service centres. In his private workshop, he undertakes vintage restorations and modern servicing after hours. Website: Follow him on Instagram @Kosmoswatchmaking Or add him on Facebook Kosmos Watchmaking

On September 19, 2017, the atmosphere on the Sotheby’s auction floor was suspenseful, to say the least. The hammer went down on the legendary George Daniels Space Travellers' Watch, fetching £3,196,250, the most ever paid for a British watch. This

Today we will be tackling the restoration of a beautiful Universal Geneve Medico Compax. This watch is powered by the Universal Geneve 285, a solid piece of engineering, including an eight-column pillar wheel design, two button operation and compax design. The