It is the latest day of the year, time to impart to you the Top 10 best read articles on Fratello in 2018. Altogether, we distributed a little more than 450 posts on watches.

2018 was a vital year for us, as we settled on various significant choices for the eventual fate of Fratello, which we will reveal to you more about soon. Likewise, obviously, there was the arrival of another Speedmaster ‘Speedy Tuesday’ (Ultraman) which implies an extraordinary arrangement to us. We especially appreciated doing watch surveys (a major thank you to all brands that help out us on that) and facilitating watch occasions (another thank you to the brands and shops included). We will accomplish more occasions later on, beginning one week from now actually.

For 2019, we desire to build our inclusion on various brands, likewise by recruiting new journalists (so you will see some new names on Fratello) and we are wanting to distribute (more) video content. As of late we began utilizing recordings to report occasions and as a feature of certain watch surveys, we are wanting to extend this in the coming year.

Last however not least, our group might want to thank you for perusing Fratello, going along with us at our occasions and backing us on our web-based media channels.

10. The Hamilton Khaki Field Mechanical Or How To Spend $475

A easy decision nearly for the individuals who might want to remain under 500USD/Euro and still need something great on their wrists. The Hamilton Khaki Field Mechanical (hand-wound development) was moment love for Michael Stockton who expounded on it a year ago. A watch with genuine military legacy (in light of the vintage Hamilton with military spec of GG-W-113).

You can peruse it here.

9. Speedmaster Speedy Tuesday 2 “Ultraman”

A highly confidential task that we’ve been chipping away at along with Omega in 2017 and 2018 was the Speedmaster Speedy Tuesday “Ultraman”. One year after the effective arrival of the Speedmaster Speedy Tuesday ‘Tribute to Alaska III’, the Ultraman broke a record as each of the 2012 pieces were represented in under two hours. Other than that, we love the outcome and are exceptionally content with the reactions from the community.

Read the first post here.

8. The Omega Seamaster Diver 300M Returns – On The Wrist Of Daniel Craig

Not just the new Omega Seamaster 300M has demonstrated to be an extraordinary achievement in 2018, it is likewise back on the wrist of Bond (James Bond). Daniel Craig cherished the new 300M so much, that it will make its return as Bond’s watch. We are looking forward what the 300M will have the capacity to do this time. Paul Dezentjé composed an incredible post on the 300M (as he’s likewise one of the creators of the Seamaster 300M Magazine) and Bond.

Read the first post here.

7. You Asked Us: Rolex Submariner versus Omega Seamaster

The new ‘You Asked Us’ arrangement that we presented in 2018 are heaps of amusing to deal with. Perusers ask us inquiries and we (attempt to) answer them in a post. In this case, Nguyen asked us: “Kindly assist me with choosing purchasing a Rolex Submariner and an Omega Seamaster. What are the advantages and disadvantages of these watches and which one do you prefer?”.

Read the first post here.

6. The New Tudor Black Bay Fifty-Eight: 39mm and a Thinner Case

Tudor presented two new watches this year, that were moment hits (with likewise holding up records); the Tudor Heritage Black Bay GMT Pepsi  and this Tudor Black Bay Fifty-Eight. We’d struggle settling on a decision between these two, truth be told. Michael Stockton settled on his decision, as he composed “For my cash, this could very well be the best watch in the brand’s portfolio.“.

Read the first post here.

5. Rolex and Tudor’s GMT Watches – Pepsi Battle!

Two Pepsi watches from a similar steady, the Rolex GMT-Master II with clay Pepsi bezel and Jubilee wristband and the Tudor Heritage Black Bay GMT Pepsi. The last one vigorously affected by the (2007/2008) suspended Rolex GMT-Master II 16710. The two watches have been discussed commonly here and in different spots, and their ubiquity is by all accounts endless. In this article we talk about the two watches, theirs professionals and cons.

Read the first post here.

4. Introducing The New Omega Seamaster Diver 300M

Twenty-five years after the presentation of the Seamaster 300M (2531.80), Omega chose to give the watch the greatest update ever. During the years, little things changes, yet not as radically as in 2018. A bigger case, an in-house Master Chronometer ensured development, another dial (with waves) and another wristband/tie line-up. Also, the cost is truly ‘heiss’, as it has a RRP of 4600 Euro. In spite of the fact that we are Speedy folks, this has been our team’s most loved non-Speedmaster Omega watch. The steel dark dial rendition with Sedna gold bezel gets most votes.

Read the first post here.

3. Grand Seiko’s Most Wanted – SBGA211 ‘Snowflake’ And Why I Didn’t Buy It

Grand Seiko had a terrific year in 2018 without a doubt. It appears they get more credit and openness than any time in recent memory (and deservedly so), as can be seen that this post holds up between the most well known Swiss brands among our perusers. This article is about their blockbuster in 2018, the Grand Seiko SBGA211 (otherwise called Snowflake) and why RJ didn’t get it (and went for the SBGJ201 Mt Iwate all things considered). We’d never expect this post would rank so high, however it did!

Read the first post here.

2. Rolex Submariner Hulk versus Seiko SLA019 : Shades of Green

Does the utilization of the shading green make for a characteristic and competitive fight between the Rolex Submariner Hulk and the 2018 delivered Seiko SLA019 or is there basically an excess of that isolates these profound water apparatus watches to make the comparison fascinating? Michael Stockton did a one next to the other comparison and decided it’s outlandish lose with both of these top notch decisions given that green is the shading that entices you to leave behind your green.

Read the first post here.

1. You Asked Us: Why Are There No Stainless Steel Rolex Watches Available?

Rolex is the no.1 brand out there with regards to request, no big surprise it gets such countless peruses on our magazine. Consistently in Basel individuals race to the Rolex stall to see what’s new. Those with associations previously made their request at the AD before Basel and will take whatever is new, others are left flat broke (and with pockets brimming with money) on the grounds that these watches are basically not being conveyed. First it was the Rolex Daytona, however today none of the steel sports watches (GMT, Submariner, Sea-Dweller) are accessible at your Rolex seller. In this You Asked Us   (“Why are there no hardened steel Rolex watches available?”) article we jump into a portion of the potential reasons and the potential impacts of Rolex not conveying (enough) to their seller network.

Read the first post here.