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A podcast about affordable watches. We also talk about food, drinks, EDC, popular media, and life in general. Tune in each Thursday for our newest episode.

A podcast about affordable watches. We also talk about food, drinks, EDC, popular media, and life in general. Tune in each Thursday for our newest episode.
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A podcast about affordable watches. We also talk about food, drinks, EDC, popular media, and life in general. Tune in each Thursday for our newest episode.

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English


Episodes

Episode 25 - Space Watches

4/18/2019
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In this 25th Episode of 40 and 20, we’re talking about Space Watches! We had a ton of fun researching for this one, and I think it’s a pretty fun show. We do attempt to talk about some options if you really wanna get into a “space watch.” Along the way we talk Tiger, GoT, #makinshit, and Pens! Show Notes: WATCH NEWS: First Look at the Orient Kano (Worn and Wound): https://wornandwound.com/first-look-at-the-orient-kano-the-japanese-brands-latest-value-packed-diver/ WATCH NEWS: First Look at...

Duration:01:07:31

Episode 24 - Vintage Seiko Quartz

4/11/2019
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In this 24th Episode of 40 and 20, we’re talking about vintage Seiko Quartz. Please believe we’re summarizing (poorly) a rich and important story. As always, we’re giving you some options to look at if you are in the market. Along the way we trample through the latest SKX news, hunting license apps, and the OA. Tune in, give us a like, and even a rating, if you are so inclined. Show Notes: WATCH NEWS: New Seiko 5KX(?) (Bruce Williams YouTube): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4gRzEi_59A...

Duration:01:00:37

Episode 23 - Dress Watches

4/4/2019
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Intro/Outro Music: Bummin on Tremelo Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:58:06

Episode 22 - Watch Modding With AJ Barse

3/28/2019
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In this 22nd Episode of 40 and 20, we have a very special guest-host, AJ Barse, co-host of the Bellingham Podcast, creator of the Analog Explorer Magazine, and the brain behind the recent 4-part series “Why Watches," featuring four people doing amazing things in the watch world. Along the way, we talk about watch modding, dad (super) powers, Youtube builders, and a Cal Penn documentary show. Also – for the first time ever we are not available for everyone on Thursday morning, and, sadly,...

Duration:01:07:44

Episode 21 - Watches We've Never Heard Of

3/21/2019
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In this 21st episode of 40 and 20 we talk about some watches we have never heard about before. Along the way we talk about fly fishing gear, the lost city of Tanea, and Rocko’s Modern Life. Andrew is still on his Army vacation, so this episode reaches back a few months, which is evident when you are hear our excitement about the release of the Dan Henry 1972 – a watch I have owned now for months. Anyway – hope you enjoy. Echo Fly Fishing: https://echoflyfishing.com Seagull 51 “Wu Yi”...

Duration:01:00:25

Episode 20 - Digital Watches

3/14/2019
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In this 20th episode of 40 and 20 we talk digital watches. Astute listeners will already know that Andrew is playing Army for a few weeks, so this week's episode was recorded way back in December of last year. Our recording habits have gotten better since then (I'm pleased to say), so please excuse any inconsistencies or fidelity issues. Show Notes: Casio F91W ($10!!!):...

Duration:01:02:56

Episode 19 - Watches We Never Wear

3/7/2019
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In this 19th episode of 40 and 20 we talk about the watches we never wear. We talk about why we don’t wear them, why we keep them, and what we might replace them with. Along the way, we talk Andrew’s hot sauce making adventures, . Tune-in, like, comment, and share, and maybe even review us on iTunes (and say nice things if you can). Show Notes: Bertucci B-1T: https://bertuccifieldwatches.com/product/b-1t-titanium-field-2/ Haveston M-1936-B: http://haveston.com/hav036.html Toxic Shiznit:...

Duration:00:51:54

18 - Tissot

2/28/2019
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In this 18th episode of 40 and 20 we are looking at a Swiss brand, Tissot. We chat about history of Tissot, and, as always, we make some picks from Tissot’s current lineup. Along the way, we talk SPACE, dieting, and the up and coming Twilight Zone series. Tune-in, like, comment, and share, and maybe even review us on iTunes (and say nice things if you can). Show Notes: Animation: The Top 15 global Brands (2000-2018): https://www.visualcapitalist.com/animation-top-15-global-brands-2000-2018/...

Duration:00:57:49

Episode 17 - Interview with Eric of EMG Watches

2/21/2019
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In this 17th episode of 40 and 20 we sit down with Eric, the US based 1/3 of EMG watches. We chat about the interesting history of EMG, the EMG process, and we run through EMG's current lineup. Along the way, we talk kids, Black Ops, The Mummy (you can thank Andrew), and video mics. Tune-in, like, comment, and share (or whatever you do with podcasts). Show Notes: EMG Watches: https://emgwatches.com EMG DL63 Chronograph: https://emgwatches.com/collections/dl63 EMG Horizon Chronograph:...

Duration:00:50:49

Episode 16 - $200 Watches

2/14/2019
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In this 16th episode of 40 and 20 we get back to our roots, and make some recommendations for $200 watches – three watches apiece. No history, no BS – just some cool affordable watches. We also talk watch hats, the magical land of Foon, and amazing hot sauces Show Notes: The Watch Steward (@thewatchsteward): https://www.instagram.com/stockbridgesewingworks/ Seiko Hats (@seikohats): https://www.instagram.com/seikohats/ Stockbridge Sewing Works (@stockbridgesewingworks):...

Duration:00:50:56

Episode 15 - Omega!

2/7/2019
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In this 15th episode of 40 and 20 we get luxury, and talk about Omega. We talk history of Omega, what makes Omega Omega, and discuss some of our favorite options if you were inclined to purchase an Omega. We also talk Andrew's reading progress, the Nodus Avalon, Friends From College, and cheap fly fishing gear. Show Notes: Gang Leader For a Day (Sudhir Venkatesh): https://www.amazon.com/Gang-Leader-Day-Sociologist-Streets/dp/014311493X @therightwrist: https://www.instagram.com/therightwrist/...

Duration:00:56:11

Episode 14 - Mexico!

1/31/2019
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We're in Mexico - if there are no show notes here, it's because we're drunk at the pool. xoxo Everett and Andrew

Duration:00:48:38

Episode 13 - Bulova

1/24/2019
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In this 13th episode of 40 and 20 we shift gears into watch brand that we found fascinating: Bulova. As we do, we talk some about the history of Bulova, and discuss some modern affordable options. We also talk chili opinions, some neat loaner watches we got our mitts on, Bill Murray Stories, and, ironically or perhaps fittingly (you'll see/hear - technical issues) we talk about 'better done than perfect' philosophy. Show Notes: Bulova Lunar Pilot:...

Duration:00:57:45

Episode 12 - Atomic Watches

1/16/2019
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In this 12th episode of 40 and 20 we do part 5 of our watch type series, talking this week about Atomic Watches. As always, we talk about some background and notable historical examples, and then give some current affordable options. We also talk full contact racket ball, vacation on the horizon, DIY watch rolls, sous vides, and what it means to be a good customer. Show Notes: How an atomic clock works, and its use in the global position system (GPS):...

Duration:00:53:30

Episode 11 - Skin Divers

1/10/2019
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In this 11th episode of 40 and 20 we do part 4 of our watch type series, talking this week about Skin Divers. As always, we talk about some background and notable historical examples, and then give some current affordable options. We also talk keto diets, Andrew's reading goals, and off-camera flash courses. Show Notes: Love the Skin You're In: the Lightweight Skin Diver (Worn and Wound): https://wornandwound.com/love-skin-youre-lightweight-skin-diver/ HKED Watches Emperor Diver:...

Duration:00:57:20

Episde 10 - Pilot Watches

1/3/2019
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In this tenth episode of 40 and 20 we do part 3 of our watch type series, talking this week about pilot watches. As always, we talk about some background and notable historical examples, and then give some current affordable options. We also talk slippers, mystery podcasts, and Oregon folk in Antarctica. Show Notes: A Pilot Watch's Story: B-Uhr (horobox.com) https://www.horobox.com/en/news-detail/a-pilot-watch-s-story-b-uhr Breitling Navitimer 1 Automatic 38 and the History of the Slide Rule...

Duration:00:57:28

Episode 9: Racing Chronos

12/27/2018
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In this ninth episode of 40 and 20 we continue our series on watch types, going into "racing chronographs" this week. We talk the history of racing chronos, and list a few current iterations that you (yes you) should buy right now. Along the way we talk about Andrew's illness, family Christmas, small batch bourbon, and Netflix vikings. Show Notes: Watches & Racing: What a History (arabwatchguide.com): http://arabwatchguide.com/watches-racing-what-a-history/ Seiko SSB031:...

Duration:00:54:24

Episode 8 - Field Watches

12/20/2018
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In this eighth episode of 40 and 20 we begin a several week series on watch types, starting with Field Watches. We talk the history of field watches, and list a few modern versions that you might want to talk a look at. Along the way we talk about watch materials, Yeti Tumblers, and Christmas Music - something for the whole family. Show Notes: Worn & Wound - Time Spec: a Primer on Military Watches: https://wornandwound.com/a-primer-on-mil-spec-watches/ Marathon General Purpose Quartz:...

Duration:00:52:22

Episode 7 - Our Christmas Lists

12/13/2018
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In this seventh episode of 40 and 20 Everett and Andrew discuss what we are looking at for gifts for the people in our lives that are hard to shop for. We talk about items that we EDC or use in our everyday lives, that we love and can depend on. Along the way we talk about Cheetos, Andrew's amazing beef jerky, chopsticks as EDC, and all sorts of other stuff that you almost certainly didn't sign up for. Show Notes: Tony Chacheres Original Creole Seasoning:...

Duration:00:50:01

Episode 6: The Nato Strap Episode

12/6/2018
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In this sixth episode of 40 and 20 Everett and Andrew talk about everyone's favorite strap: the Nato Strap. We work our way through some of the more affordable options to higher end options for Haveston, Blu Shark, and toxic. Along the way we talk about what we look for in a NATO strap, Nashville Hot fried chicken, and the insect apocalypse. Trigger warning, we do talk about saving the Earth - forgive us. Show Notes: Buck Buck: https://www.facebook.com/buckbuckeug/ Famous Dave's Devil Spit...

Duration:00:55:58