Watch Reviews, watch blogs & watch news by Angus Davies

Escapement MagazineAbout Escapement Magazine

ESCAPEMENT is an online magazine aimed at individuals with a passion for watch collecting, who appreciate “the finer things in life”. It is owned and operated by Angus Davies and his wife, Heidi Davies. Angus regularly writes reviews on timepieces which pique his interest, whilst Heidi edits all of his work. In addition, guest writers often contribute to ESCAPEMENT, providing an alternative view of the world of luxury.

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Ulysse Nardin Diver Chronograph

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the Ulysse Nardin Diver Chronograph. A full report including live pictures, specification and price. The corrosive properties of seawater, the colossal pressures experienced at great depths and the cruel currents of ocean waters all collaborate to threaten the survival of a wristwatch. It amazes me that divers’ watches actually…

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Williams 40th Anniversary Oris Limited Edition

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the Williams 40th Anniversary Oris Limited Edition, a  retro timepiece created to celebrate the life of the legendary Formula One team. Success can be an elusive friend. However, Sir Frank Williams and his eponymous Formula One team are close companions of success having won 16 FIA Formula 1 World…

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Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Chronometre

Hands-On: Angus Davies gets hands-on with the gorgeous Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Chronomètre, a glorious timepiece featuring a COSC certified movement. By taking a reflective look at the past, you sometimes discover forgotten gems. The first watch designed by Michel Parmigiani, the Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Chronomètre, was unveiled in 1996. Its purpose was clear, to impart…

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Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Horograph

Hands-On: Angus Davies reviews the non-conformist, square cased Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Horograph. A full review of the Bell & Ross BR 03-92 Horograph including live pictures, specification and price. In general most of us comply with societal norms. However, as I grow older I no longer wish to follow the well worn path…

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Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Shelby Cobra 1964 ref 10342

Hands-on: A detailed review of the Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Shelby Cobra 1964 ref 10342. Angus Davies gets ‘hands-on’ with the Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Shelby Cobra 1964 ref 10342, a limited edition timepiece restricted to 1964 examples. This detailed review includes live pictures, specification and price. Several car marques have aligned themselves…

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Cyrus Klepcys Solo Tempo Titanium, Steel & DLC

Hands-on: Angus Davies gets ‘hands-on’ with the Cyrus Klepcys Solo Tempo Titanium, Steel & DLC Symmetry is a quality I often refer to with watch design. For example, the harmony conferred with a bi-compax dial is sublime. It delivers a notable balance which invariably elicits words of praise from my direction. With the Klepcys Solo…

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