By: ajbarse | April 01, 2018

Happy Basel Fools Day watchfam! On this episode AJ & Chris give their PNW view on the Basel World watch show. If you are into horology or watches, you'll want to check out this episode as it is dedicated to the PNW watchfam.


Note: at time of recording for our national and international listeners
1 CHF (Swiss Franc) is equal to 1.06 USD
1 Euro equals 1.24 USD

Observations:

Finally! Watches are going back to mortal sizes, 36mm, 39mm, 41mm

Day one and the two GMT's the broke the watchfam internet:

Adventure Time on your Wrist

Smart and Hybrid

Jean-Claude Biver On The Future Of The Connected Watch (VIDEO)
  • Frederique Constant
    • pre-Basel announced a hybrid smartwatch (Price: $3,495- $3,795)
  • Alpina (link)
  • Sequent: remember they are supposed to be shipping April 2018
    • “Speaking about production, we would like to inform you that we are getting ready for assembly. Firstly around 100 pieces should be assembled to see if everything is ok and right after that it will go by hundreds.”

Neo Classics

Seiko

Just cool
$118k The Bulgari Octo Finissimo Tourbillon Automatic (VIDEO) breaks all record- including that SIHH Piaget concept watch we metioned https://www.hodinkee.com/videos/bulgari-octo-finissimo-tourbillon-automatic-new-video


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