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Water Resistant Time-Keepers

Summertime and water adventures are synonymous with each other. From the early outset of the summer season to its final hurrah around Labor Day, millions of Americans will be gravitating to poolside, lakeside and beachside retreats across the nation. Whether you’re lounging by the pool, cooling off in a water theme park , water skiing in the Florida Keys or deep sea diving off the islands of Hawaii, you’ll certainly want a wristwatch capable of withstanding the pressures for these different activities. Many popular watches have a Water Resistant level starting at 30 Meters. Before you start taking a swim…

Legendary GMT Time

Greenwich Meantime is the solar mean time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich England, which has served as a global time standard since it was instituted at the International Meridian Conference in 1884. Generations have relied upon the Royal Observatory’s GMT clock for its time-keeping accuracy and as a reference time independent of location. Hence, most time zones throughout the globe are based on a reference as a number of hours ahead of or behind the GMT time. For years, many prestigious watchmakers from Rolex and TAG Heuer, Breitling and Graham to Invicta and Luminox have designed GMT wristwatches to…