Michael Friedberg's discussion forum about watches made by the International Watch Company is located on IWC's website. To visit the forum, please click here   Once there, please go the Members Area and then to the Collectors' Forum.

For a compilation of IWC's catalogs from the 19th century through the early 1980s, please click on this link to the Vintage Catalog Project

And some articles of possible interest...

By the Light of the Moon

A Time-Honored Tradition

Our Love Affair with Chronographs

Renaissance of the Da Vinci

Kurt Klaus, Legend

Hail, Zirconia!   Making a case for a case

The Legacy of Two Adventurers:  Antoine de Saint-Exupry and Jacques Cousteau

Keeping Up with the Jones

The Ingenieur:   Old, New and Timeless

What Makes A Watch Drop-Dead Beautiful?   Personal musings on IWC's  Portuguese Automatic

Ascending To New Depths:  A history of IWC's Diving Watches

A Personal Pocket Watch Collection   An introduction to IWC's pocket watches  

Tech Talk with Kurt Klaus   Inside the Portuguese Perpetual's Calibre 50611

Perpetually Portuguese   Thesis, Antithesis and Synthesis

IWCs Great Automatic Movements The Calibre 85 Family


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