What Should I buy (Part 2)

November 29, 2015 Ray 6

Ronald contacted me earlier this month and said he was looking for a watch in the $1100 range. Very happy to hear from him a few days later saying that he picked up this very nice looking Tag Heuer Carrera from Ken’s Vintage Watch. Looks nice and I hope he enjoy’s it for many years to come. Like I have said a few times on this blog. If you like what you see and the price is right, Go For It! There are loads of different watches out there and everyone’s taste is different. As long as you like what Read More


November 29, 2015 Ray 2

Had a colleague staying at Park Hotel in Alexandra and we ended up walking around the new mall beside it after dinner and stumbled across Watch Fusion on the second floor. Melvin seems to be off to a slow but steady start and I hope to be able to support him in the near future. Always happy to see someone ‘new’ on the watch scene and we wish Melvin every success in his new venture! (Can anyone tell me what NKOTB stands for?) 🙂

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What Should I buy?

November 29, 2015 Ray 0

The two most common questions I get asked by readers is what watch should I buy and where should I buy it. Obviously, there is no hard and fast rule. A lot depends on your budget, where you live and your “reasons” for buying a watch. I received this email from Andrew: Hi Ray, I am looking for my first nice watch and am considering two watches. The new oyster perpetual 39mm in grey rhodium and the rolex explorer 1 39mm. Which do you think would be a better buy considering both use the same 3132 movement. I am unsure Read More