Basel World 2018 is over, everybody – the dust has settled and the Two Broke Watch Snobs have just one question… did the event live up to the hyperbole (or is life just as meaningless as it was before more Blackbays were rammed down our gullets)? Mike and Kaz take a look at releases from this year’s event – including Tudor, Sinn, Nomos, and more. Plus the guys shed light on some news that weirdly enough no one seemed to care about (cough Citizen cough….cough, seriously, people…Citizen). Tune in, sit back, and enjoy! 🙂

Also, Mike and Kaz both had super stressful weeks and as a result both fell back on watches that simply make them happy for this week’s wristcheck… Both are iconic divers and both tend to get forgotten in the greater deluge of dive watch over-saturation. 0_o

Show Notes:

Vostok Amphibian Paratrooper

Doxa Sub 300 Black Lung

Doxa Sub 300T Poseidon Edition

Polywatch

Erika’s Originals

Rolex GMT Master II 126710BLRO

Tudor Black Bay GMT

Rolex GMT Master II 126711CHNR

Tudor Black Bay Fifty-Eight

Citizen Cal.0100 Movement

Seiko SLA025

Seiko ‘Golden Tuna’ Reissue

Seiko Presage SJE073

Seiko SPB077


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Citizen Promaster Skyhawk

Sinn 910 Flyback Chronograph

Sinn 103 Sa B E Pilot Chronograph

Bell & Ross Racing Bird Chronograph

Longines Master Collection Annual Calendar

Nomos Autobahn

Frederique Constant Hybrid Manufacture

TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph GMT

Breitling Chronomat B01 Chronograph 44

Kaz Mirza( Co-Founder )

Kaz has been collecting watches since 2015, but he’s been fascinated by product design, the Collector’s psychology, and brand marketing his whole life. While sharing the same strong fondness for all things horologically-affordable as Mike (his TBWS partner in crime), Kaz’s collection niche is also focused on vintage Soviet watches as well as watches that feature a unique, but well-designed quirk or visual hook.


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