It is difficult to imagine a modern person, forWhich every minute counts, without wristwatches. Today, wristwatches are not only a vital necessity, which allows you to find out which hour to plan your day, but also the element of style - the clock complements the image of its owner.
Choose a good wristwatch, which combines style and high quality, is not easy - for this you need to know what are the hours and how they differ.
One of the most common types of watches is mechanical. Such Hours The main element of the mechanism is the spring, andThe time is set using the arrows. Such watches are inconvenient because they need to be constantly started, and also because of uneven unwinding of the spring, mechanical watches may not accurately show the time.
Convenient are mechanical watches with self-winding, which automatically tighten the spring, but nevertheless, do not relieve the owner of the need to re-start them from time to time.
Much more often used electronic watches. Such Hours The battery is a battery, and the pendulumReplaced by a crystal of quartz, which serves as the basis of an electric generator. Such watches have high accuracy, but the crystal of quartz grows old over the years, and hence the accuracy of the clock falls. Also you can choose an electronic watch - it's a quartz watch with a digital display.
The durability of a watch depends not only on theBased on what their mechanism is made of, but also on external factors - on how well the watch's body is made, dial, glass and bracelet. Carefully consider the watch case that you want to buy.
The cheapest watch is made of aluminum - this isA soft metal that leaves traces on the skin and is prone to damage. In urban conditions, it is much more convenient to use watches made from high-quality and durable plastic or from titanium alloys. The watch case can be varnished, which is quickly erased, giving the watch an ugly appearance, as well as gilding or black chrome.
Some watches made of titanium or stainless steel do not cover anything at all. On the gilded Hours Pay attention to the quality and thickness of the gilding layer. Never buy a watch with a nickel coating - it harms a person's health and can cause allergies.
Also, always pay attention to qualityBracelet watches - it should not rub and lose its appearance with time, and therefore should be metallic. The bracelet should sit comfortably on the arm, and it must be securely attached to the watch body.
Some watches are made with protection from impacts and from moisture - such parameters increase their price, but at the same time they increase the lifetime of your watch.
The shape and size of the watch should be chosen in accordance withIts image and style preferences. Men usually choose classic round or square clocks, women prefer graceful small models, and teenagers choose non-standard watches.