The Man’s Guide to Buying a Watch: Episode 2 - What is a Complication?

IWC Schaffhausen, manufacturer of some of the finest Swiss timepieces, has produced a short online

Watches
187 Hypes 0 Comments

IWC Schaffhausen, manufacturer of some of the finest Swiss timepieces, has produced a short online series of videos titled The Man’s Guide to Buying a Watch. Focusing on mechanical timepieces, the series provides background information on what goes into the production of a mechanical watch as well as what to look for when buying a fine watch. In this latest episode titled “What is a Complication” and produced by HODINKEE the master watchmakers at IWC discuss the various complications that make their way into IWC watches. Starting with a relatively simple chronograph complication, the video then goes on to discuss minute repeater, perpetual calendar and tourbillon complications. A great introduction for those who are new to the watch world as well as those who enjoy watches, check out the brief video for a detailed look at these at awesome complications.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

A Beginner’s Guide to Buying and Burning Incense
Design 

A Beginner’s Guide to Buying and Burning Incense

Everything you need to know about the world’s oldest home fragance.

A Beginner's Guide to Some of Rolex's Most Intriguing Submariner Variants Pt. 2
Watches

A Beginner's Guide to Some of Rolex's Most Intriguing Submariner Variants Pt. 2

From “COMEX,” “Milsub,” and “Serti.”

IWC Looks to the Future With BIG Pilots's Watch Shock Absorber XPL
Watches

IWC Looks to the Future With BIG Pilots's Watch Shock Absorber XPL

Able to withstand accelerations in access of 30,000 g.


Watch Travis Scott Turn Down a Fan Trying To Buy the fragment x Air Jordan 1 Collab off the Rapper's Feet
Footwear

Watch Travis Scott Turn Down a Fan Trying To Buy the fragment x Air Jordan 1 Collab off the Rapper's Feet

Shooting his shot.

Curren$y – Flight 216
Music 

Curren$y – Flight 216

Curren$y takes on Cam’ron’s 2009 track, “I Get It In Ohio,” letting loose a new freebie, titled

Mr. MFN eXquire - The Message 1 & 2
Music 

Mr. MFN eXquire - The Message 1 & 2

Mr. MFN eXquire releases the new visuals to his extended version of “The Message.” You’ll find the

HYPETRAK Premiere: Sebastian Mikael - What’s Going On (Marvin Gaye cover)
Music 

HYPETRAK Premiere: Sebastian Mikael - What’s Going On (Marvin Gaye cover)

Slip-N-Slide/Vested In Culture/Epic Records emerging pop star Sebastian Mikael is gearing up for

R.E.M. - Blue (Directed by James Franco & Starring Lindsay Lohan)
Music 

R.E.M. - Blue (Directed by James Franco & Starring Lindsay Lohan)

It’s not everyday you see James Franco, Lindsay Lohan and R.E.M. in the same sentence, but for the

Big Sean – Fear
Music 

Big Sean – Fear

We all have our own personal fears. Accordingly, during Big Sean’s latest webisode, the G.O.O.D


Been Trill for Stussy "Trill Wave" Teaser
Fashion

Been Trill for Stussy "Trill Wave" Teaser

No stranger to high-profile collaborations and fresh off drops alongside the likes of Converse,

Haroshi x glassy Sunhaters Sunglasses
Fashion

Haroshi x glassy Sunhaters Sunglasses

Known predominately for his works featuring recycled skateboards, Japanese artist Haroshi has

Nicki Minaj featuring Ciara – I’m Legit
Music 

Nicki Minaj featuring Ciara – I’m Legit

With Nicki Minaj’s Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded – The Re-Up hitting shelves early next week, we now

How & Nosm Mural on Bowery & Houston in New York City
Art

How & Nosm Mural on Bowery & Houston in New York City

Known as one of the most prominent mural walls in all of the world, How & Nosm went to work on the

Death Grips – Culture Shock (42 Ghosts Remix)
Music 

Death Grips – Culture Shock (42 Ghosts Remix)

With production team 42 Ghosts recently disclosing that they will be letting loose a forthcoming

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Adblock Detected.

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. If you enjoy our content, please add us to your adblocker's whitelist. We'd really appreciated it.