Tag: rubber watch strap

LET’S TALK STRAPS: TEMPOMAT
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LET’S TALK STRAPS: TEMPOMAT

Founded and based in Madrid, Tempomat is a provider of a wide range of watch related accessories. Ranging from straps to card holders and even swimwear, the brand offers more than the usual array of enthusiast products. Tempomat are best known for their expansive range of rubber straps of which I have here for review. Style If bold and beautiful takes your fancy, Tempomat have plenty in their arsenal to support you in your endeavour to take a watch to the next level and make it stand out amongst a crowd of steel bracelets. Where the end links of the bracelet would normally reside, Tempomat straps are shaped to meet the case and lugs coherently, while being downturned sharply to match the curvature of the wrist. The strap remains a consistent 20mm from end to end again erring on the si...
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VANGUARD RUBBER STRAPS FOR ROLEX & TUDOR

It is no secret that Rolex makes one of the best, if not the best sport watch bracelet in the business. Yet, as an enthusiast there is always an underlying curiosity of how your watch might look on a different strap. While NATO and leather are popular alternatives, it seems there has been an significant uptake in rubber straps across the entire industry. Kindly provided to me for review is the Vanguard rubber strap which exceeded my expectations from an aftermarket offering. The packaging is simple yet well executed, a bold red box containing the 2 piece vulcanised rubber strap and spring bars for my 214270 Explorer. Even before fitting, you become acquainted with how supple and tensile the rubber is, while retaining all the robustness associated with the material. The fit and finis...