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  • Blue Steel

    I use a Mopa fiber laser which can output colour but I haven’t really exploited this part of the machine. I found some downtime to have a play and found some consistent colours I can etch on stainless. Not wasting any time I reached for the nearest cheap watch and…

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  • Game Day – Football (Soccer) Bezel Insert

    Four years ago to the day I built my first custom watch. It was the start of the pandemic, we were stuck at home and I was looking for something to do. I was about to build a custom mechanical keyboard when a Youtube video of a Seiko SARB033 sent…

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  • Pulsometer and Asthmometer SKX Bezel Insert

    I recently took on a job to build a funky two tone Tuna that required a pulsometer insert. The design of the insert, and whole build mind you, is based on an old assembly job I had a couple of years ago. Finding the same insert was a challange so…

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  • PRX Mu

    Maybe a tool to tell the time, maybe a reminder of a loved one, a marker of success, or a north star to a way of life. Nobody needs a watch on their wrist – not to tell the time anyway. Yet they’re more popular than ever and custom watches…

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  • Koda A – PRX Stainless Steel Dial

    I decided to take a couple of days off for new years. While resting an idea crystallized for a personal PRX build. My focus is a bit obsessive when that happens and the only remedy is to see it through to completion. Fortunately I had a PRX handy I could…

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