By: ajbarse | May 06, 2018

Meet the Mod Squad!! AJ & Chris have anther #watchfam episode, diving into the subculture of watch collecting known as modding the Seiko SKX007. AJ talks about the ins-and-outs of watch modding and making. And Chris has a quick tech tip for those “We've been hacked - Change your passwords now” alerts. If you get into this episode, read AJ's humble horological full write-up on modding !

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Resources on the SKX and DIY modding
Nicholas Hacko-
Nick of Orion Watches-
Li Wang- Worn and Wound -

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By: ajbarse | April 29, 2018

For the last couple episodes we've been talking about spring cleaning and minimalism. Now, AJ & Chris talk about what gear they are eyeing, or have been using lately, to fill a little bit of the newly freed up space. It is the annual spring-cleaning gear episode of the Bellingham Podcast.

Podcast Logistical Housekeeping:
New tagging at the end of each episode title in the podcast feed.

Voicemail by Rising Sun Sailor: Dan

What Chris is eye'n: The Life of One

One phone (iPhone 6s+), one computer (iPad Pro 12.9), one notebook, one pen, one LED light, one multitool, one pocket knife, etc.

AJ Gear

* Peak Design field pouch

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By: ajbarse | April 22, 2018

If a Facebook post is made, and no one reads it, is it likable? Feel sold down the timeline river with advertisers? Yeah, we're gonna talk about the Cambridge Analytica thing. But hang on now, it's AJ and Chris' take on the issue- we're not your typical tech pundits. Plus, a shout out to a local favorite Fairhaven business- because nothing beats the smell of fresh crafted leather. All this on the 77th edition of the Bellingham Podcast.

Local shout out:
Found Leather Goods:

So, what about that whole privacy on Facebook thing....

“Late on Tuesday, Facebook announced ( the first steps it is taking to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation, o...

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By: ajbarse | April 15, 2018

The Bellingham Podcast has a special intro from Dan all the way from the island of Cyprus! Chris geeks out for a second episode on the topic of Minimalism. And AJ brings more math to the minimalists mentality physics; what has more value, the object or the memory it brings?

Meet our listener: @danc21cy

Dan, Imagery Intelligence Analyst for the British Military is a listener station in Cyprus ( , part of the #watchfam and avid adventurer (including climbing things) . Instagram: @Danc21cy Check out his interview with Two Broke Watch Snobs (TBWS) “*Ep. #75 - Talking Vintage Military Watches With @danc21cy”

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By: ajbarse | April 09, 2018

This episode is probably one of Chris' favorite topics: Minimalism! AJ talks about how his recent tech purge has made him appreciate "space" and how "stuff's" value isn't as great as the value of having "space." Listen to this a more practical side to minimalism, on this episode of the Bellingham Podcast.

How to help the mental hump of getting rid of stuff:

The Minimalists Game

Star Trek TNG - Minimalist quarters

Money makers?


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