Circa Pasquale Rinaldi

Passionate about clocks at three hundred and sixty degrees. A lover of mechanics and style, he is constantly looking for the perfect combination of innovative escapements and matching straps. He grew up with a Speedmaster on his wrist, but then lost his mind to Japanese watchmaking. Study and find out about everything that revolves around the world of hands.
20 04, 2022

Hands on | Seiko Prospex The Black Series

Di |2022-04-21T11:50:53+01:00April 20th, 2022|

Seiko, given the great success of the reinterpretation models of '65 -'68-'70, has decided to further expand the line by offering a product completely different from all the rest. And this new Black Series line is a limited edition of 5500 pieces for each single watch, which sees the birth of a completely black watch, with details on the bezel insert and luminescent paste [...]

16 04, 2022

Hands on | Seiko Prospex Save The Ocean

Di |2022-04-16T12:54:30+01:00April 16th, 2022|

Seiko recently presented the brand new SaveThe Ocean, a line created to protect the seas, to sensitize watch enthusiasts to this very delicate issue and to offer us special editions. Seiko is one of the most famous brands for the history of its divers, probably among the most iconic on the market, especially if we compare the weight they have in terms of history and design. The [...]

14 04, 2022

W & W2022 | The novelties presented by Grand Seiko

Di |2022-04-16T13:16:57+01:00April 14th, 2022|

That grand Seiko is one of the most interesting realities in its price range is now a matter of course, but the continuous evolution of the brand leads many of us to want to try, understand and touch the new watches firsthand. On the occasion of Watches and Wonders, we had the pleasure of being able to try out several new features of the Evolution 9 line. This line originates with the famous White Birch and substantially [...]

13 04, 2022

Hands on | Oris ProPilot X Caliber 400, a new way of making pilot watches

Di |2022-04-13T08:46:36+01:00April 13th, 2022|

On the occasion of Watches and Wonders, Oris presented the new ProPilot X and, as always, was able to amaze fans of the brand and others. The new ProPilot X cal. 400 in the three colors. The new Oris ProPilot X embodies all the essence of an Oris line that has become famous with their famous Propilot 10 days, but in reduced dimensions, particular colors (peculiarity of Oris) and caliber of [...]

23 03, 2022

3 reasons why we like bronze watches thanks to Oris

Di |2022-03-23T00:46:09+01:00March 23rd, 2022|

In recent years we have witnessed a real "bronze race". Some of the most important fashion houses in the sector have ventured into producing their own watches in this very particular alloy on which Oris has led the way, breaking through the hearts of enthusiasts. For several years now Oris has accustomed us to using bronze and I believe that among all the brands it is the most [...]

1 12, 2021

OMEGA Speedmaster | Guide to the best aftermarket bracelets

Di |2021-12-01T15:12:05+01:00December 1st, 2021|

The OMEGA Speedmaster Moonwatch is one of those watches that owes a lot to the world of straps because Omega has always offered the possibility to configure your own watch. The craze of vintage bracelets for the Moonwatch was born with the "re-discovery" of this chronograph which only for a few years seems to be recognized by collectors and enthusiasts. If we think about the history of this [...]

15 11, 2021

Introducing | The new Baltic MR01 Microrotor

Di |2021-11-15T14:51:24+01:00November 15th, 2021|

Surely in the panorama of mechanical watchmaking, the micro-rotor is one of those peculiarities that can strike many fans. And from this concept Baltic wanted to develop the MR01 focusing on creating an exclusive product not only for quantity, but also for technical specifications. Baltic, for those unfamiliar with it, is a brand born a few years ago and which in a short time [...]

27 09, 2021

Introducing | SEIKO Prospex 'Alpinist' SPB209J1

Di |2021-09-27T14:11:20+01:00September 27th, 2021|

The Alpinist line, for a Seiko enthusiast, means a lot in two main aspects: the first is that this is the longest-lived family in the Seiko catalog and the second reason is the tool-watch philosophy that makes all Alpinist models unique. In this article, I want to describe the first reference of the line, a model that was extremely important for what will be the subsequent development [...]