Germany cuckoo clocks History

Germany cuckoo clocks History

JUNE 25, 2016

Cuckoo clock, a so-called Jagdstück (Hunt piece), Black Forest, ca. 1900, Deutsches Uhrenmuseum, Inv. 2006-013 A cuckoo clock is a typically pendulum-regulated clock that strikes the hours with a sound like a common cuckoo s call and has an automaton cuckoo bird that moves with each note. Some move their wings, open/close the beak while leaning forward, whereas others only…

Read More

Horological UK

Horological UK

JUNE 24, 2016

Whether you are an absolute beginner, a professional clock repairer, an experienced watchmaker, a seasoned trader or an avid collector, the BHI can help you get started and develop your knowledge and skills. You can choose two different types of learning – practical short courses or long-term distance learning. The BHI works with other providers To make horology a vibrant craft…

Read More

Perth Watch

Perth Watch

JUNE 23, 2016

Water bombers have been sent to attack a fire threatening lives and homes in the eastern Perth suburb of Kensington. People near the intersection of Baron-Hay Court and George Street, including Bourke Street, Dyson Street, Brandon Street and Banksia Terrace have been advised to leave the area, or prepare to defend their homes from the flames. The blaze was reported at 1:30pm…

Read More

Best Watch design

Best Watch design

JUNE 22, 2016

What do the Apple Watch and the MB&F HM6 Space Pirate have in common? They are each recipients of Design Awards 2015. On top of that, the Apple Watch and the MB&F HM6 Space Pirate are the only two timepieces in this current round of Red Dot awards to receive the elevated Red Dot: Best of the Best designations as part of the celebrated German Red Dot award…

Read More

How to delete Watch history on Netflix?

How to delete Watch history on Netflix?

JUNE 21, 2016

So you share a Netflix account with your significant other, roommate, or parent. Or all three. And if any of you are too lazy to create a separate account profile, chances are you’ve noticed some strange titles popping up here and there on your Recently Watched list. Or if you’ve broken up with your significant other, your roommate moved out, or have finally left your parents…

Read More

Watches Company name

Watches Company name

JUNE 20, 2016

The Gruen Watch Company was formerly one of the largest watch manufacturers in the United States. It was in business from about 1894 to 1958 and was based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dietrich Gruen [edit] Dietrich Gruen, was born in Germany in 1847. At 15 years of age, he was sent away from home to become a watchmaker s apprentice. Later he worked for three years in Switzerland before…

Read More

Horology History

Horology History

JUNE 19, 2016

DON T SCRAP THAT TIMEPIECE YOU MAY BE THROWING AWAY A RARE HISTORICAL ARTIFACT! Ever since people first began devising ways to reliably measure time, they have been inventing and producing mechanical devices to do so. Over the past millenium literally billions of timepieces have been created, of all shapes and sizes. The history of horology is vast indeed. As new technology…

Read More

About Rolex

About Rolex

JUNE 18, 2016

HauteLook and Nordstrom have been sued for allegedly misleading consumers about the “authentic” Rolex watches they sell. Vahdat Aghdasy filed a proposed class-action lawsuit earlier this month in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against e-commerce site, HauteLook and its parent company, Nordstrom, for common law fraud, conspiracy to commit fraud…

Read More