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The Rolex watch: A tradition of quality

The Rolex watch: A tradition of quality

For over a century, the Rolex watch has been synonymous with impeccable quality, iconic designs, trusted reliability, and blue-chip investment status. When looking to put your hard-earned money into a fine timepiece — be it vintage or modern — there are few better...

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The Big Eye

The Big Eye

If you’ve been paying close attention the vintage watch market over the past six months, you’ll surely be aware of the craze for rare Heuer chronographs that’s currently being experienced. In their heyday, the now iconic watchmaker truly produced some of the finest...

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The Alarm watch: The Memovox

 The alarm function is, in some ways, an underrated and unique complication in a watch. Like most other complications, we never really need it in today’s world, where any alarm is typically set with an iPhone or something similar (who really has an alarm clock at home...

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The Alarm Watch

The Alarm Watch

The alarm function is, in some ways, an underrated and unique complication in a watch. Like most other complications, we never really need it in today’s world, where any alarm is typically set with an iPhone or something similar (who really has an alarm clock at home...

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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. It is part...

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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,...

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