Is this the most important element in watch design?

Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby Racer-X » May 28th 2018, 7:44pm

by Felix Scholz "Case profile. There, I said it. It might not be as sexy as the movement or the dial, but in terms of real-world user-friendliness, it’s the kingmaker or deal-breaker. The problem is, watchmakers and fans are conditioned to a very top-down visual approach of watches. Look at any brand’s site, or most of the watches on Instagram, and what do you see? Dials. A whole lot of dials. And, honestly, it makes sense. The top-down dial shot encompasses most of what a watch is about. The dial is the visual star, and a typical wrist shot at least gives you some sense of what a watch looks like on the wrist, but it doesn’t really give you any sense of what it’s like to wear a watch on the wrist, because —and this seems bleedingly obvious to state — a watch is a three-dimensional object. "

https://timeandtidewatches.com/opinion-is-this-the-most-important-and-overlooked-element-in-watch-design/
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby bedlam » May 29th 2018, 7:13am

No.
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby foghorn » May 29th 2018, 7:16am

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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby Thunder1 » May 29th 2018, 7:32am

I don't believe there is any 'single' element that is most important to a watch...some shop by brand and others by complication..this isn't to mention those that are just 'grabbed' by the overall appearance of a watch...
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby foghorn » May 29th 2018, 7:46am

Everybuddy nose that it are the nomber of tyme nobs that is the donny most impotent elemint.
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby conjurer » May 29th 2018, 8:32am

foghorn wrote:Everybuddy nose that it are the nomber of tyme nobs that is the donny most impotent elemint.


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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby Racer-X » May 29th 2018, 9:30am

That it fits your wrist.
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby bedlam » May 29th 2018, 8:58pm

bedlam wrote:No.

foghorn wrote:Yes

We agree then!
"If I could put a finger on the moment we genuinely fucked ourselves, it was the moment we decided that data was something you could use words like believe or disbelieve around...

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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby conjurer » May 29th 2018, 9:56pm

bedlam wrote:
bedlam wrote:No.

foghorn wrote:Yes

We agree then!


I disagree.
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby bedlam » May 30th 2018, 2:58am

conjurer wrote:
bedlam wrote:
bedlam wrote:No.

foghorn wrote:Yes

We agree then!

I disagree.

I love it when things come together like that!
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby Pubbie » May 30th 2018, 3:19am

Yes. Or maybe, no. I suppose it depends on what you think is the most important element of watch design!
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby bedlam » May 30th 2018, 4:16am

Pubbie wrote:Yes. Or maybe, no. I suppose it depends on what you think is the most important element of watch design!

Or not.
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Re: Is this the most important element in watch design?

Postby TemerityB » May 30th 2018, 7:34am

conjurer wrote:
foghorn wrote:Everybuddy nose that it are the nomber of tyme nobs that is the donny most impotent elemint.


& kabels. Don't knot ferget Kables!!


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