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40 and 20: the WatchClicker Podcast

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The official podcast of watchclicker.com. We talk about affordable watches, horology, and sometimes about food, drinks, EDC, popular media, and life in general. Tune in each Thursday for the latest episode.

The official podcast of watchclicker.com. We talk about affordable watches, horology, and sometimes about food, drinks, EDC, popular media, and life in general. Tune in each Thursday for the latest episode.

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United States

Description:

The official podcast of watchclicker.com. We talk about affordable watches, horology, and sometimes about food, drinks, EDC, popular media, and life in general. Tune in each Thursday for the latest episode.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 162 - The Best Small Watches (At Least Some of Them)

12/2/2021
In this 162nd episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we get into small watches; not Explorer replacements or Explorer alternatives, just... small (for us, that meant UNDER 38mm). We discuss the size trends in the watch world over the last six years and look at the cutting-edge options out there. Everett’s Falcon II review here Will’s Commuter review here Other Things: Andrew: Cuban Sandwich with your Thanksgiving leftovers: Classic Cuban Everett: Gaffer...

Duration:01:15:16

The Watches We Swiped Left On.

11/26/2021
In the161st episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we discuss some of the watches out there that just aren't for us, even though we love them. We tackle the "peer pressure" of watch purchasing and the consumerism brought on by inundation of Speedy pictures on IG. Other Things: Andrew: Famous Dave's Devil's Spit Pickle Chips https://famousbbq.com/product/devils-spit-pickle-chips/ Everett: JLAB GO Air True Wireless Earbuds (the Walgreens special)...

Duration:01:02:45

Episode 160 - Interview with Eric Wind

11/18/2021
In the 160th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we are joined by the one, the only, Eric Wind. We go into the path that led him to where he is, his takes on the changes in the watch market, and his feelings on some of our favorite microbrands. Other Things: Andrew: Yellowstone Everett: Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca Eric: Some high quality home speakers, Eric recommends Fleetwood *********************************** Check out all of Watch Clicker's content, including columns,...

Duration:01:17:14

Episode 159 - Interview with Zakir Miah of Haim Watch Co

11/11/2021
In the 159th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we are joined by Zakir Miah, the owner and founder of Haim Watch Company. He shares with us his journey into brand ownership and the inspirations behind his watches. Other Things: Andrew: Zak Tool window break tool Everett: 2003 Lexus LS430 Zakir: Fridababy Nosefrida *********************************** Check out all of Watch Clicker's content, including columns, reviews, and fantastic photography at: watchclicker.com Our...

Duration:01:19:19

Episode 158 - 2021 (Early) Year in Review

11/4/2021
In the 158th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we start our look back on the year 2021. We also take a moment to solicit your input on the important things that happened in horology this year. We also talk about a few watches that got us excited this year, we know we didn't get to all of them though. Other Things: Andrew: The Chef Show from Netflix Everett: Dave on FX *********************************** Check out all of Watch Clicker's content, including columns,...

Duration:01:16:10

Episode 157 - WindUp/WatchTime Recap with Mike Razak

10/27/2021
In the 157th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we are joined by Watch Clicker senior writer, Mike Razak, who got to share in the funtivities of WindUp and WatchTime with Everett this past weekend. We discuss the highs and lows, and the surprises of the expos. Other Things: Andrew: Andrew got his pellet stove up and running and highly recommends you do the same Everett: Vector art platforms inkscape.org and affinity.serif.com Mike: mydadwroteaporno.com - A podcast he's been...

Duration:01:25:02

Episode 156 - Hanging out with Wes and Cullen from Nodus

10/21/2021
In the 156th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, (our three year anniversary!) we are joined by Wes and Cullen of Nodus. Our conversation covers everything from manufacturing delays from COVID19, Chinese New Year, and the energy crisis. We also talk some new models they have in the pipeline! Other Things: Andrew: Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1+2 remastered Everett: Squid Game Wes: You available on NETFLIX Cullen: THPS 1+2 ALSO *********************************** Check out all of...

Duration:01:07:31

Episode 155 - The Issues with Reissues

10/14/2021
In the 155th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we discuss our issues with reissues. The good, the bad, the marketing, and our general take on the trend sweeping through big and small brands alike. Other Things: Andrew: Patagonia ¼ Zip at REI Everett: His new obsession is linocut *********************************** Check out all of Watch Clicker's content, including columns, reviews, and fantastic photography at: watchclicker.com Our full catalog of podcasts is at...

Duration:01:20:23

Episode 154 -Sleeper Watches Under $1,000

10/7/2021
In the 154th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we take a look at some "sleeper" watches under (or right at) $1,000. Our picks: Scurfa Diver One Titanium Squale 20 ATMOS Corallo Hamilton Boulton Le Jour Hammerhead Diver Damasko DS30 – See our review here. Omega Chronostop Other Things: Andrew: I like to Make Stuff. Check out the website here. Everett: Lil Nas X Montero *********************************** Check out all of Watch Clicker's content, including columns,...

Duration:01:22:48

Episode 153 - Hooke, Huygens, and the Hairspring

9/29/2021
In the 153rd episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we have a tale of mystery and conspiracy, including evidence of fraud and deceit at the highest levels of British Society. If you think you can believe the scientists, do we ever have a story for you. Franz Rivoira’s article here. Andrew Hildreth’s article here. A reminder video on what we’re even talking about here. Other Things: Andrew: Sony WH-CH510 see the Tech Radar review here. Everett: See on Apple TV – check it...

Duration:00:47:52

Episode 152 - Welsbro: Interview with Owners Rich Reichbach and Katie Willis

9/23/2021
In the 152nd episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we are joined by the brains behind the oldest-newest brand in horology, Welsbro Watches. Owners Rich Reichbach and Katie Willis sat with us to talk about how the dream of Welsbro was born, from securing IP to the old American watch company, to creating the most charming watch marketing we have ever seen. Although their first two runs os watches have sold, you can check out their (still available) straps on the Welsbro website,...

Duration:01:43:14

Episode 151 - Interview with Ken Lam of Arken Watch Co

9/16/2021
In the 151st episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we have the pleasure of sitting down with Ken Lam of Arken Watches. For those of you who are unfamiliar head to their website here. We get into his design philosophy and background and talk about his debut watch. Other Things: Andrew: The weighted blanket craze. Some options here. Everett: Benny Productions on YouTube. Check out his page here. Ken: Linda McCartney (yes THAT Linda McCartney) has a meat substitute that Ken digs....

Duration:01:12:09

Episode 150 - Watches We Are Watching

9/9/2021
In the 150th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we enjoy some low key conversation on some of the newish watches that have been on our radar. Some are new, some new to us, and some not even remotely close to new but still cool enough to talk about. Other Things: Andrew: Pretzel Crusted Pork Sandwiches here. Use some mustard bbq sauce like this and enjoy. Everett: “303 AP” as the cool kids would call it. 303 Aerospace Protectant *********************************** Check out...

Duration:03:46:58

Episode 149 - How Durable is Your Watch?

9/2/2021
In the 149th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we take a look at components that protect our watches. We also ponder about the kind of things you should and should not do while wearing your watch. Other Things: Andrew: Al Capone estate auction hosted by Witherell’s. Everett: Billy Summers by Stephen King. *********************************** Check out all of Watch Clicker's content, including columns, reviews, and fantastic photography at: watchclicker.com Our full...

Duration:03:57:37

Episode 148 - In-House Movements

8/25/2021
In the 148th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we explore the idea of the “in house” movement. We attempt a definition of the term, which the industry does not have, and if we give it too much or not enough value when making watch purchase. Two hard hitting articles we came across while discussing this idea and preparing for our own...

Duration:01:31:40

Episode 147 -The State of Seiko

8/19/2021
In the 147th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, our Editor in Chief (aka: Daddy, Will, Will the Watch Clicker, The Watch Clicker, etc.) joins us to discuss the state of Seiko. Where they came from, where they are, and where we think they’re going. We cover pricing, QC, design, and much more. Other Things: Andrew: Adoric Digital Caliper Everett: Omega Shave Brush We talk about it often enough. Check out Badger and Blade forum here. Will: Fuji X100V and Brand New Cherry...

Duration:01:32:28

Episode 146 - Watch Finishing 101

8/12/2021
In the 146th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we’re talking about watch finishing. The mysterious world of how manufacturers make watches look good and stuff. We talk about finishing on the show quite a bit, and thought we’d finally dig into some of the more common jargon. Other Things: Andrew: Monkey Shoulder Everett: The “Powerhouse” Coleman 414 camp stove *********************************** Check out all of Watch Clicker's content, including columns, reviews, and...

Duration:01:46:55

Episode 145 - Auto vs. Manual

8/4/2021
In the 145th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we explore some watch jargon and talk the differences, or lack thereof, between mechanical (manual, hand winding, hand crankers) and automatic watches. A great animation of the mechanical watch process here by Animagraffs on youtube. Other Things: Andrew: The Righteous Gemstones Everett: Salon Care 40 *********************************** Check out all of Watch Clicker's content, including columns, reviews, and fantastic...

Duration:01:11:55

Episode 144 - Plastic Watches

7/28/2021
In this 144th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we're talking about... plastic watches. As far as we can tell, we are the only people who have ever talked about this topic, and our typical methods for research were not terribly fruitful. so... we did something we rarely do, and we tried to write history. Full disclosure - there is a 90 (or so) percent chance that we missed something major, or got something big wrong. Slide into the DMs to tell us so. Other Things: Andrew:...

Duration:01:20:13

Episode 143 - Interview with Tom Clemence of Clemence Watches

7/22/2021
In the 143nd episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we are joined by a true batman, Tom Clemence, of Clemence Watches. A newcomer to the game who has got the Photic Diver (almost) available on Kickstarter. Listen in for a release date. And don't forget to check out Mike's review of the Photic Diver on the site! Check out Clemence Watches here. Bonus - supporting this brand provides $$$ to The Future Forest Company. Other Things: Andrew: Gunpowder Milkshake Everett: Pentel...

Duration:02:13:01