About 3 years ago, I decided that the time had come for me to design and manufacture my own watch. I’d been collecting for more decades than I can remember, and I’m somewhat of a person of notoriety in the watch world. I’m a fourth generation watchmaker, had several
Did you ever try to get one of the big brand watch companies to make a watch just for you?? Well, they do...but for a price that would make a colossal hangover seem like distant bells ringing.
So, when my watch company’s Facebook page, Rpaige Watch Co., reached 5,000 likes, I
When we last discussed the Rpaige (Richard Paige) watch brand, it was as a review of the Rpaige Wrocket watch. If you recall, the concept was to take the movement of a vintage American pocket watch, and place it in a watch case with a special dial unique to the
John and I remark over the beautiful weirdness of the "Capitaine Flam" [partially] inspired HM6 Space Pirate watch by MB&F. We then discuss the value proposition of getting an Rpaige watch with an old American pocket watch movement and dial ...And more, like the Romain Jerome Batman-DNA watch, and an
I’d like to introduce my new watch to you all. I call it the Rpaige Wrocket “Barrage,” and it’s my first foray into military watch design.
I love military watches. In fact, the first wristwatches were really made for the military. I guess it all started with Brazilian Alberto