Who is William Kidd? | Wishdoit Watches

Who is William Kidd?

Kidd was born around 1645 in Greenock, Scotland. He loved the sea and sailing. Since the childhood, his dream had been to become a seaman, or even more, a great privateer and a pirate hunter. Later on, he left his homeland for New York where his career got underway. The success came almost instantly and Kidd's reputation as a privateer was growing rapidly. His prestige increased after many successful raids and a rank of a captain entitled him afterwards. He married Sarah Bradley Cox, a rich 20-years-old two-times widow. They had two kids. With successful career, wealth and family, his dreams were becoming reality.
Do you know what a watch craftsman's canvas is? | Wishdoit Watches

Do you know what a watch craftsman's canvas is?

Date indications were present on early clocks. A full calendar, which is meant to include the day, the month, and the usual phases of the moon appearing soon. By the late 16th century, calendars appeared on watches. Even at the beginning of the 20th century, when watches had gradually expanded their market share, manufacturers did not see that much of an opportunity to put the date on the watch.
The most epoch-making is self-winding mechanical watch | Wishdoit Watches

The most epoch-making is self-winding mechanical watch

Mechanical watches pay attention to complexity, such as world time, tachymeter, moon phase display and so on. However, the most epoch-making and most inconspicuous complication is the automatic winding.
How do mechanical watches store energy? | Wishdoit Watches

How do mechanical watches store energy?

Mechanical watches are powered by a coiled spring known as a mainspring. As this spring uncoils, the amount of time that the watch can run diminishes. This remaining amount of time is referred to as the power reserve, winding indication, or up/down indication. An indication turning through an angle or a linear indicator appears on the dial to display the power reserve, similar to a car’s fuel gauge.

Several watch common sense you must know | Wishdoit Watches

Several watch common sense you must know

Under normal circumstances, all-steel watches will not rust, but everything is relative. There are many types of stainless steel. The sweat excreted by the human body contains hydrochloric acid. If the watch is worn on the hand, if it is eroded by sweat for a long time or the acid, alkali and salt dirt is allowed to accumulate without being wiped off, rust spots will gradually appear on the watch case, especially in the low recesses of the back cover.
13 STEPS REQUIRED TO CREATE A WATCH | Wishdoit Watches

13 STEPS REQUIRED TO CREATE A WATCH

Are watchmakers the only stars in this process? Watchmakers are indeed the nerve centre when it comes to watch design but they are not the only ones; in fact, far from it. Here is a look at the key steps for creating the most beautiful timepieces.
How to protect watch ? The Case For Better Watch Storage | Wishdoit Watches

How to protect watch ? The Case For Better Watch Storage

Watch storage is a problem with myriad solutions. A dresser drawer would be one option. Another would be a burly built-in safe with biometric locks and a fleet of winders to keep your watches wound and ready to wear. My current fix lies somewhere in the middle. It's simple, flexible, and low-profile, offering ease-of-access without sacrificing security.
Why do clocks slow down over a long period of time? | Wishdoit Watches

Why do clocks slow down over a long period of time?

In addition to serious magnetic this situation will be faster, mechanical clocks and watches for a long time, most of the situation will happen to slow down.The reason for the slowdown is that the lubricating oil of the movement becomes more and more viscous over time, and the dust inside the movement mixes with the lubricating oil to form the so-called "slime". Because the effect of lubrication is reduced, the surface naturally slows down.

 

Jeanne de Clisson, who is a famous pirate in ocean | Wishdoit Watches

Jeanne de Clisson, who is a famous pirate in ocean

As we know, Jeanne de Clisson have a distinctive personality, bold, brave, not afraid of death, and keep forward was a 14th century Bretton noblewoman who is today mostly remembered for her 13-year long career as a pirate and privateer in the waters of English Channel. Born in the high nobility of the northern French province, she swore revenge against the France for the execution of her husband that was approved by the King Philip VI himself. During the time of her naval war, she gained the nickname "Lioness of Brittany", which is remembered vividly in the modern history and pop culture.

How to distinguish the quality of a mechanical watch movement? | Wishdoit Watches

How to distinguish the quality of a mechanical watch movement?

The movement of a mechanical watch is relatively unfamiliar to ordinary people. The reason is that we usually only pay attention to the appearance of a mechanical watch, but do not care much about the movement used inside it. Let me introduce step by step how to judge the structure and composition of this mechanical watch movement and its quality.
Which table mirror material is good,mineral crystal glass or sapphire crystal glass ? | Wishdoit Watches

Which table mirror material is good,mineral crystal glass or sapphire crystal glass ?

When we observe the watch mirrors from the surface, it is actually impossible to distinguish which material they are used to make the watch mirrors. There are four types of watch mirrors: sapphire crystal glass, synthetic glass, mineral crystal glass, and anti-glare mirror. Among them, mineral crystal glass is the most used material by everyone.
How to select your own watch? | Wishdoit Watches

How to select your own watch?

Today. I will recommend you three watches, such as Casio, Tissot and Wishdoit watch. The three brands of watches have their own advantages and characteristics, and let me explain them in detail.