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Watch Education

WATCH BASICS

Watch materials

WATCH MATERIALS

The various metals, plastics, and other compounds that make up a watch.
 

Watch complications

WATCH COMPLICATIONS

Any function on a watch other than the display of the time. 

Watch glossary

WATCH GLOSSARY

Definitions for the most commonly used terms in the watch industry.

watch movements

WATCH MOVEMENTS

The inner mechanics of a watch that make it 'go.'
 

WATCH CARE

watch maintenance

watch MAINTENANCE

Advice and tips for keeping your watch in pristine condition.

water resistance

WATER RESISTANCE

Facts about water resistance and tips for how to best protect your watch. 

common technical questions

common Technical Questions

Answers to the most common questions about automatic and quartz watches. 
 
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WATCH BUYING GUIDE

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