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Atomic Clock, how does it work?

How does an atomic clock work? It’s one of the questions I use to regularly ask when I was looking at watches online before I worked for First Class Watches. An interesting fact for all you readers out there, the UK has its own  Atomic Clock and it makes me a proud Brit to be able to announce that it is the most precise timekeeping device in the known universe (at this current time, 16th January 2017). Atomic clocks actually...

Gearing Up For Apple Watch 4 Release

Apple may not have been firing on all cylinders with their phone releases recently but nobody would deny the popularity of the Apple Watch. The first Apple Watch was arguably not the runaway success that people might have expected but it was successful! It was probably one of the most successful smartwatches at that stage – but the expectations were that it was going to be a game changer. And it didn’t redefine the market like...

A look at the Rec Porsche 901

Rec watches have been making timepieces for petrol heads and car enthusiasts thanks to the hard work from the founders Jonathan Kamstrup & Christian Mygh. They have built a brand that carefully selects old cars from brands such as Mustang, Porsche and Mini then salvages as much material as they can from the car. They then use the salvaged parts to manufacture the face of the watch and use the cars design as inspiration to design...

Backlight – Life doesn’t stop at night

The new Mondaine Back light is a innovative new step for the brand made possible by the technicians and designers at Mondaine. ‘The solution is brilliant in its simplicity’ – The brand have given luminous hands a new style and remodel, keeping the thick black style whist completely switching the side of the hands that is coated in the super luminescence. The light bounces off the white dial and charges the hands so...

Blue Monday is here!

#bluemonday is here and its got a lot of mixed reviews from the public online especially on Twitter. Some people seem to be feeling the blues recently where as others are determined to not let it get them down this new year. It can be a hard time of year however we’re determined to make sure that you keep your head high and your watch confidently on your wrist. It can be hard to find a watch to suite your style and fashion whilst...

Acctim Radio Controlled Watches

Radio Controlled watches are definitely a highly sought after feature in today’s watch markets due to its auto correctional functionality and easy of use. Once set up correctly (home reference positions etc) then the watch will receive a radio signal between 12 and 2AM every single night from one of the radio towers that the brand uses. Acctim are a market leader for radio controlled timepieces, the international watch brand has...

Throwback Collection by Casio

Its going to be a huge year for Casio, the brand who marked their 35th anniversary at the end of last year. We even wrote a post about one of the watches they showcased there called the Casio G-Shock Rangeman. Casio UK has also set their sights on some of their iconic retro models which they have revamped to give them a modern feel, these models were first designed in 1983 when the DW-5600 designs were cutting edge. Nowadays they are...

Oris Carl Brashear Chronograph Limited Edition

The First African American Amputee Master Diver Some of you may have heard of the national hero and inspirational figure that is Carl Brashear. He is looked up to by so many people as in the face of adversity he proved everyone wrong, widely known as one of the 20th centuries US Navy Heroes. The sadly departed navy diver had to overcome his amputation, defy many racial tensions thrown his way during his training and career and push...

2018 Casio G-Shock Rangeman

It has been a while since we posted anything about Casio, the international watch brand has hit the ground running into the new year with the G-Shock Convention on November 9th which is one of the biggest Casio events of the year and this year it even features a live Performance By A$AP Mob. They also released news about the new Casio G-Shock Rangeman which you can find more about below… The G-Shock Rangeman has always been one...

The Seiko Black Series

   Diving at night can bring a whole new meaning to the phase the “deep blue” many divers agree with this stating that when they dive at night the whole marine world can appear completely different. It makes the experience of night diving alluring and is what draws hundred of people to go night diving every single year. Seiko are on top form when it comes to diving watches producing some of the highest spec, most...