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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

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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.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Poor Man’s Watch, Revisited, with Will

1/20/2022
In the 169th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we bring in the big guns for a new take on the “poor man's” pick of some iconic watches. We used our standard, scientifically perfect, objective scoring scale to rate some of the most popular luxury watches compared with more affordable alternatives. Will: Omega Aqua Terra / Casio EFV-110 Andrew:Patek Philippe Nautilus 5711 / Tissot PRX Powermatic 80 Everett: IWC Big Pilot / Laco Augsburg Other Things: Will: Smart light...

Duration:01:25:18

Episode 168 - Watch flipping With the New ”PayPal Tax”

1/12/2022
In the168th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we discuss the new “pay pal” tax and whether we, as watch hobbyists, will be impacted. We also have a very exciting announcement that you’ll have to listen to hear for yourselves. Big News: We are formerly partnering with Nodus Watches as our (and their) very first affiliate partnership! From now through February, use the code CLICKER at checkout to receive 10% off of every watch on the Nodus' website. In the interest of...

Duration:01:08:14

Episode 167 - Recommending a Starter Watch

1/6/2022
In the167th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we ring in the new year with a familiar idea but with a fresh perspective. We address the “starter watch”. More specifically the thoughts that go through our minds when discussing a starter watch with the uninitiated. We discuss some brands that come to front of mind, and... some that maybe don’t. We also try to conclude our conversation with Will (from several weeks ago) regarding Seiko’s current role in the starter watch...

Duration:01:15:19

Episode 166 - Horological Hopes and Dreams for 2022

12/30/2021
In the166th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we close out 2021 by discussing our hopes for the future. We lay out our hopes for the World of Horology in 2022 and some things that get us excited for the future. The story behind the iconic Pulp Fiction watch A three watch collection worth taking a peek at from reader Eric Shen A movement in the American Watch Industry. The Americhron mechanical movement from FTS USA Other Things: Andrew: Lagavulin 11 Year Nick Offerman...

Duration:01:09:37

Episode 165 What‘s New?

12/22/2021
In the165th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we round up the most interesting (mostly) watch things we've seen in the last week (or so). Some but not all of the articles we talked about, or inspired our conversation. Citizen Series 8ds Timex Giorgio Galli S1 Time and Tide’s write up of the Cocktail Time, in GOLD! Available here. Monochrome’s write up of the OISA 1937 – A great rebirth of Italian movement making. Read it here. Other Things: Andrew: The mandoline slicer...

Duration:01:07:21

Episode 164 - Interview with Brett Williams of Tool Watch Co

12/16/2021
In the164th episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we are joined by Brett Williams of Tool Watch Co. Brett joined us to talk about their new Arctic Explorer. We go deep into the story behind the design, the materials, and Tool Watch Co’s commitment to sustainability. You can check out Tool Watch Co here. And while supplies last you can get in on their “Festive Offer” of 40% off here. You’ll also hear us discuss a t-shirt in great detail. You can find these shirts here and...

Duration:01:23:17

Episode 163 -Our Christmas Lists

12/9/2021
In the 163rd episode of 40 and 20, The Watch Clicker Podcast, we do our annual - all other things, all the time - Christmas Lists. Look, we know that watch people are hard to shop for. Watch people buy stuff year-round, we meticulously research and buy exactly the thing we want. It’s annoying. So here is our list of things that you just can’t go wrong with. As a reminder, these aren't affiliate links, just a jumping off point for stuff we'd like and assume you would too. A new watch box A...

Duration:01:09:44

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