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In the brilliantly candid series of black-and-white images taken by photojournalist Don Paulson during the Disraeli Gears recording sessions, Jack’s O&W Chronographe Suisse is ever-present.

Jack Bruce: Perfect timing

The son of a staunch trade unionist, brought up in post-war, working-class Glasgow, perhaps Jack Bruce was never destined to be a classical virtuoso. 

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1,000 metres deep: The midnight zone

1,000 metres deep: The midnight zone

Most dive watches have a metres/feet depth rating printed on the dial, usually between the 6 and centre.

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How the world’s best deep-water engineering company helped improve our spring bars

How the world’s best deep-water engineering company helped improve our spring bars

If the name Global Marine Inc. sounds familiar...

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The Ollech & Wajs Caribbean 1000, as worn by British CI5 agents

The Ollech & Wajs Caribbean 1000, as worn by British CI5 agents

In the late 1970s, Britain’s television news was dominted by assassinations on the streets of London, terrorism, hostage sieges, violent crime and widespread strikes by public sector workers.

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Final words on our COVID-19 initiative

Final words on our COVID-19 initiative

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If you’re in the wrong place at the wrong time, you’d better be wearing the right watch

If you’re in the wrong place at the wrong time, you’d better be wearing the right watch

US military presence in Southeast Asia, and specifically Vietnam, had been increasing ominously throughout the early ’60s.

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An update

An update

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face masks

Update Ollech & Wajs protective masks initiative

The production of washable, filter cloth, protective masks has started, and we are working hard to increase our production capacities.

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face masks

What we can do now

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ollech & wajs selectron

Only one watch went to the moon in 1969, but several others helped get it there

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The North Pole Where better to test a dive watch called the ‘Caribbean’?

The North Pole Where better to test a dive watch called the ‘Caribbean’?

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Alberto Novelli, The Diving Dentist

Alberto Novelli, The Diving Dentist

In 1958 Alberto Novelli was forced to make a difficult and unforeseen career choice — whether to continue as a dental surgeon or become a professional deep sea diver.

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