Every since we’ve met with Arnold & Son in Basel last year, we can’t wait to see more of this beautiful brand with English roots. Their head of movement development Mr Chaulmontet demonstrated their new timepieces with such a sincere passion and enthusiasm that we are looking forward to the upcoming Baselworld exibition. Our friend and fellow blogger Christopher Beccan of Bexsonn.com did a wonderful job in reviewing the Arnold & Son Double Balance GMT timepiece from the Instrument Collection.
Shown below is the photo we took ourselves from this very same Arnold & Son Double Balance GMT or DBG GMT last year. A stunning timepiece with two visible balance wheels through a large aperture in the dial as well as a 24 hour indicator at 12 o’clock and two hour and minute dials for two different time zones. Each dial has its own gear train, balance wheel and escapement and setting crown.
However, we urge you to visit Christopher’s review on the A&S Double Balance GMT timepiece for all of its details. Click www.bexsonn.com/blog/hands-arnold-son-dbg-double-balance-gmt/
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