Rob

@Robcollects
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Review: Yema Marine Nationale - micro brand but strap monster?

Last year I acquired a number of micro-brand watches and now have enough of them to start putting up some reviews. I’ll start with my Yema Navygraf Ma...

Yema Marine Nationale

4.2 Avg. Score
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Yema Navygraf Marine Nationale

Last year I acquired a number of micro-brand watches and now have enough of them to start putting up some reviews. I’ll start with my Yema Navygraf Ma...
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SOTC - Dual Time & GMT watches

I travel a bit and I’ve been in a number of multi-time zone meetings recently, the new way of the world with on-line work. So, in a new entry to my ve...
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Recent Comments

Robcollects commented on Review: Yema Marine Nationale - micro brand but strap monster? ·

Thanks for the comment, I do agree, I would may well get another in the future. My Yema is in my regular wear rotation.

Robcollects commented on My Affordable Collection Complete! ·

Very nice collection, but likely just a start - of course this comes from one of the Crunchers who’s fallen down the rabbit hole!

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Enjoy!

Robcollects commented on Longines Master Collection or NOMOS? ·

I think one is born a Pro-Mos or a No-Mos, and I’m the latter. So, I’d go with the Longines, I think they are very well finished watches for the price.

Robcollects commented on Review: Oris ProPilot X 400 caliber wit the salmon (pink!) dial. ·

Nice review, I came close on this one. I appreciate your insights. Maybe this year . . .

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Robcollects commented on Which one would you choose? ·

Harrods has a great look but the BB58 seems to fit your wrist better.

Robcollects commented on Seiko Speedtimer ·

Beautiful watch, one of the Seikos that do tempt me.

Robcollects commented on Buy a watch, help save the world? #17 (Wolf Heritage 2-Slot Winder) ·

Well done all! 🥳

More posts

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New launch from a local watchmaker

I went to our local AD‘s watch show this weekend. My first chance to see the offerings of a small local watchmaker - Towson Watch Compny. I bought a n...
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More help with the hunt for a JLC

Fellow Crunchers, Time for a follow up from my poll from a couple of weeks ago, https://www.watchcrunch.com/Robcollects/posts/what-s-next-gs-jlc-or-a-micro-16611. As promised, I’ve now gone to my loca...
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Maryland meetup report

We had a good first Maryland meetup last night. @Robcollects (with wife Susi), @TheCianinator , and @In_awe (with friend) had dinner and a great littl...
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How deep can a watermelon dive anyway?

I went to my local AD’s annual “Time Out” watch fair this weekend. Stopped by the Zodiac display and got to talk to their national brand manager, Mich...
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Omega Speedmaster Moonphase review

I have this Speedy now long enough for a review. It joined my collection over the summer and as many have seen on WRUW, its a common sight on my wrist...

Omega Speedmaster Moonphase

4.8 Avg. Score
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Looks like we have a winner

Thanks everyone who voted in my recent poll on ‘what I should get next’. The JLC Thin Moonphase was the early leader and held on for an easy win. The...
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