Some thought that mechanical watches would never recover from the advent of cheaper quartz watches, but they were wrong. Likewise, when the smartwatch phenomenon took hold, the same fear prevailed. Alas, the mechanical watch remains and still represents luxury and craftsmanship. Our readers wrote in to share a few reasons why they feel a mechanical watch will always be a great investment.
Justin Gasparovic, Founder of The Enemy Of Average.
Considered Works of Art
It depends on your priorities. A mechanical watch costs more to maintain than a quartz watch and it’s also more susceptible to damage. However, a well-maintained mechanical watch can last for many years and is often considered a work of art. If you’re looking for a timepiece that will last forever and appreciate over time, then a mechanical watch is worth considering.
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