Swatch Sistem 51
This watch is a breakthrough: a mechanical, automatic movement consisting of only 51 parts, and selling for around 150 Euros. Proof that anything is possible as long you really want to get it done. How cool it that? More info here.
TAG Heuer MicroPendulumS
Another avant-garde invention brought to us by the pioneer of high-speed timekeeping.
Ulysse Nardin Stranger
Sinatra’s “Strangers in the Night,” as performed by a chiming watch. I think the Chairman of the Board would approve. Click here for more details.
This article was originally published on May 7, 2014, and has been updated with additional material and links.