The Grail Series: Explorers—of Earth and Beyond

For this post in our grail watch series, we’re going to take a look at two examples from Rolex’s perpetually underappreciated Explorer range. ‘Two examples’ may be a slight overstatement however. These are, in every other respect bar the name, the exact same watch. One represents possibly the longest continuous production run of any Rolex […]

The Rolex Caliber 3130

In the multifaceted and often confusing world of Rolex calibers, not only does form always follow function, but sometimes, a less complicated version of a base movement is introduced long after its more complex brethren. Such is the case with the Cal. 3130. Identical in practically every way to the series foundation caliber, the Cal. […]

Graduation Gift Guide: A Rolex Watch for the Graduate

A Rolex Graduation Gift Guide to Celebrate Life’s Next Chapter It’s graduation season and if you have a soon-to-be graduate in the family, then it’s time to celebrate the momentous occasion! A wristwatch is still the choice gift to give as a graduation present. Not only is it practical, but it’s also meaningful and attractive. […]