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Unwound

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Join watchsmith Seth Roberts and collector Dan Benjamin as they unwind watch culture and discuss the history, allure, community, and study of watches through the lens of their shared obsession, from inspecting movements to spotting fakes, from vintage Seiko to modern Rolex, asking questions, offering advice, and sharing their stories. Hosted by Seth Roberts & Dan Benjamin.

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Join watchsmith Seth Roberts and collector Dan Benjamin as they unwind watch culture and discuss the history, allure, community, and study of watches through the lens of their shared obsession, from inspecting movements to spotting fakes, from vintage Seiko to modern Rolex, asking questions, offering advice, and sharing their stories. Hosted by Seth Roberts & Dan Benjamin.

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One of the best watch related podcast.

By utzelu - Jan 26 2018
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Discovered recently this podcast and currently enjoying listening all back episodes.

Great Host Combo

By KellenHarris - Sep 27 2017
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Thanks for the great podcast guys, I enjoy the combo between the two of you. Keep it up!

iTunes Ratings

76 Ratings
Average Ratings
74
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2
0
0

One of the best watch related podcast.

By utzelu - Jan 26 2018
Read more
Discovered recently this podcast and currently enjoying listening all back episodes.

Great Host Combo

By KellenHarris - Sep 27 2017
Read more
Thanks for the great podcast guys, I enjoy the combo between the two of you. Keep it up!
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Unwound

Latest release on Jul 31, 2018

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Join watchsmith Seth Roberts and collector Dan Benjamin as they unwind watch culture and discuss the history, allure, community, and study of watches through the lens of their shared obsession, from inspecting movements to spotting fakes, from vintage Seiko to modern Rolex, asking questions, offering advice, and sharing their stories. Hosted by Seth Roberts & Dan Benjamin.

Rank #2: 23: A Conversation Piece

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Seth and Dan talk about watch branding and slogans, Mad Men, the Rolex Explorer as "the perfect watch", Seiko's "five attributes", the Milsub, and new vintage.

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Nov 14 2017

1hr 11mins

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Rank #5: 4: Tourbillionaire

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Seth and Dan talk about the grey market, Jomashop, fixed budget purchases, servicing watches, tourbillions and complications, minute repeaters, chronographs, Rolex, Omega, and the Seiko bubble.

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Apr 03 2017

1hr 3mins

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Rank #6: 5: Disco on the Wrist

Apr 10 2017

1hr 26mins

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Rank #7: 29: Finger Flying

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Seth and Dan talk about mob debts, Helmut Sinn, why blue is best, missing case backs, the fate of Baselworld, and yet another giveaway.

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Mar 01 2018

1hr 9mins

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Rank #8: 25: A Small Clock

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Dan and Seth talk about the history and styles of watch straps, when watches yield special treatment, and more.

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Dec 04 2017

1hr 13mins

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Rank #10: 24: So Many Paperclips

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Dan and Seth talk about the superior vs. superlative chronometers, watch winders (good or bad?), manually wound watches, and the best value proposition in new, modern automatic watches.

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  • Squarespace (Start your free trial site today, at Squarespace.com and when you sign up make sure to use the offer code UNWOUND to get 10% off your first purchase).

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Nov 27 2017

1hr 32mins

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Rank #11: 7: The Conspiracy of Bad Hands

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Seth and Dan talk about the top 5 things to look for when buying a vintage watch, polishing, desk diving, watches that "can't be fixed", donor watches, and announce the winner of the Vintage Watch giveaway.

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May 01 2017

1hr 7mins

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Rank #12: 21: The Back of a Napkin

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Dan and Seth talk about the history of Audemars Piguet, Gerald Genta, and how Dan managed to get a Rolex without spending any money. They also announce the winner of the vintage watch giveaway.

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Oct 24 2017

1hr 2mins

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Rank #14: 14: Grand Design

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Seth and Dan talk about Seiko's Grammar of Design, horological pacemakers, women's watch options, and more.

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Aug 03 2017

56mins

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33: The Pressures of the Deep

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Seth and Dan discuss the love and hate of summer, tasty Seiko rumors, super compressors, and the motives behind a questionable subreddit.

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Jul 07 2018

1hr 8mins

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32: Jeff the Egyptian God

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Seth and Dan discuss names, a fateful jinx, presentation watches, the hybrid market, and the most important watch brand you’ve never heard of.

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Jun 06 2018

1hr 9mins

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30: Half-Past Monkey

Mar 19 2018

1hr 4mins

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29: Finger Flying

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Seth and Dan talk about mob debts, Helmut Sinn, why blue is best, missing case backs, the fate of Baselworld, and yet another giveaway.

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Mar 01 2018

1hr 9mins

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27: The Toolest of Tool Watches

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Seth and Dan share details of some special listener gifts, the story of a soldiers watch, Seiko pro divers, and leaked photos of a new mystery watch.

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  • Squarespace (Start your free trial site today, at Squarespace.com and when you sign up make sure to use the offer code UNWOUND to get 10% off your first purchase).

Jan 08 2018

1hr

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25: A Small Clock

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Dan and Seth talk about the history and styles of watch straps, when watches yield special treatment, and more.

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Dec 04 2017

1hr 13mins

Play

24: So Many Paperclips

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Dan and Seth talk about the superior vs. superlative chronometers, watch winders (good or bad?), manually wound watches, and the best value proposition in new, modern automatic watches.

Links for this episode:

Brought to you by:

  • Squarespace (Start your free trial site today, at Squarespace.com and when you sign up make sure to use the offer code UNWOUND to get 10% off your first purchase).

  • Sky Tripping (Relax and meditate to stunning aerial views. Get a 14 day free trial by visiting SkyTripping.com or search for “Sky Tripping” on the App Store for iOS and Apple TV).

Nov 27 2017

1hr 32mins

Play

23: A Conversation Piece

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Seth and Dan talk about watch branding and slogans, Mad Men, the Rolex Explorer as "the perfect watch", Seiko's "five attributes", the Milsub, and new vintage.

Links for this episode:

Brought to you by:

  • Squarespace (Start your free trial site today, at Squarespace.com and when you sign up make sure to use the offer code UNWOUND to get 10% off your first purchase).

Nov 14 2017

1hr 11mins

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22: Watches in Space!

Nov 01 2017

1hr 11mins

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21: The Back of a Napkin

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Dan and Seth talk about the history of Audemars Piguet, Gerald Genta, and how Dan managed to get a Rolex without spending any money. They also announce the winner of the vintage watch giveaway.

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Oct 24 2017

1hr 2mins

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19: A Rather Stubborn Oyster

Sep 30 2017

1hr 17mins

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18: From Historians to Hoarders

Sep 15 2017

1hr 10mins

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15: Doing Math on Your Watch

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This week, Seth and Dan talk about bezels, doing math on your watch, magnetism, and more.

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Aug 22 2017

1hr 1min

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iTunes Ratings

76 Ratings
Average Ratings
74
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2
0
0

One of the best watch related podcast.

By utzelu - Jan 26 2018
Read more
Discovered recently this podcast and currently enjoying listening all back episodes.

Great Host Combo

By KellenHarris - Sep 27 2017
Read more
Thanks for the great podcast guys, I enjoy the combo between the two of you. Keep it up!