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Part 2/2: Mechanical Vs Quartz - The Case for Mechanical

Originally published at: https://watchcharts.com/wp/2020/06/09/part-2-2-mechanical-vs-quartz-the-case-for-mechanical

Mechanical watches are largely obsolete from a technological perspective. With electronic time sources all around us in everyday life, who needs a carefully regulated set of gears and springs to tell the time anymore? Despite that fact, there’s an undeniable attraction to these relics of a bygone era, perhaps because of their non-ephemeral nature. The…