The 9F as an adventure watch

Took the SBGN001 for a weekend jaunt. Hiking, snow, desert. It did great. The wear comfort on this 39mm size is fantastic.

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Colors

Desaturated orange Barton band – I love this color.

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Graduation watch

I chose this at Costco, and my then-girlfriend and mother both contributed to it. Basic Seiko, 7T32 quartz with chronograph, alarm and lume dial. Served me all through grad school and Fermilab, only to be replaced by a Blue Angels Citizen when I started flying. I recently sent it to Seiko in NJ for a […]

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Basic Seiko

A seiko quartz isn’t going to impress anyone; it’s not a luxury item. More a superb functional with a design that takes time to appreciate. SNE498. Good indeed. And I can’t wait for my OWC to get back.

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Next level color coordination

Spiffy, isn’t it? BluShark “AlphaShark Slim” 22mm camel NATO with PVD black hardware. As usual, I trimmed off the extra layer and shortened it to declutter. I like it. Black on gold paired with the converse is pretty darn spiffy.

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Friday casual

Actually dressed up, since I have a kid performing today. Omega on Barton quick release silicone, very comfortable.

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Seiko Wednesday

I need to write a long post about this one. For now just a picture will have to do.

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Tan suede

An interesting combo with a blue dial. This is the Barton via Amazon. Good value at ~20USD. Still not sure what I think of suede though.

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Yes Equilibrium

So this arrived today: That’s the Equilibrium, the new model from Yes Watches. I had a small but prolonged role as an engineering consultant and got to visit Hong Kong twice as part of it. I chose the shiny black titanium case and orange accents because by golly I’m proud and I want you to […]

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Orange!

Happy Friday! Orange Watch Co¬†6538, orange Toxic royal strap, and my trusty orange hydro flask. I really liked how this picture came out – shows the effectiveness of the antireflective coatings as well as the gleam of the applied markers. Those details that you get from a luxury watch. And yeah, I quite like the […]

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