Why we love Splits-Seconds chronographs

Why we love Splits-Seconds chronographs

Part of what makes chronographs such fascinating mechanisms to collect is that they are a type of active complication. That is, it’s not passive, it’s not something that you simply stare at and appreciate, such as in the case of a moonphase or tourbillion....
Clearly Canadian: A Horological Column from the North

Clearly Canadian: A Horological Column from the North

Chronographs have been dominating the vintage watch market for quite some time now, and with collector’s tastes becoming increasingly more refined, more attention has shifted towards the earlier offerings of Longines. Though their modern chronographs may not be able...
Welcome to the Menta blog!

Welcome to the Menta blog!

Welcome everyone to the relaunch of mentawatches.com! I appreciate all of your support and patience during this process; I’m really happy with the result, and I hope you are too!  Feel free to e-mail me with any comments, suggestions, criticisms, etc. That being said,...