On the 11th of June 2008, there are several occasions to celebrate! One of them is watch portal WatchUseek turning 10 years old! Ernie Romers, director of WatchUseek will also turn 50 y/o that day! A double celebration! Make sure to visit WatchUseek on the 11th of June since the forum sponsors are being very generous that day with cool presents (to win!).
Another anniversary is being celebrated by Michael Friedberg and his official IWC Collector’s Forum. This slow, but with in-depth posts, forum about IWC watches is turning 7 years old this coming wednesday the 11th of June. As I am only fan of the Ingenieur and only few other models, I find myself hardly posting on that forum, only lurking. Perhaps the 8th year of existence can be celebrated with new forum software that will be a bit more user friendly :).
Anyway, WatchUseek, Ernie and IWC: Congratulations!!
Ever since he was a young child, Robert-Jan was drawn to watches, even though it were digital Casio and quartz Swatch models at the time. In the mid-1990s, his interest increased when he started to read about mechanical watches in... read more