Recommended Reading: Dr. Ludwig Oechslin Explains The Logic Behind His Unusual Date Display

Recommended Reading: Dr. Ludwig Oechslin Explains The Logic Behind His Unusual Date Display

07/11/2018 Off

If you’ve ever seen an Ochs und Junior watch, you’ve likely encountered the brand’s unusual methods of displaying calendar functions via a series of dots arranged in circles around the dial. The brand was co-founded by master watch and clock maker Dr. Ludwig Oechslin, who is about a big a rock star as you can find in horological circles. The man has repaired astronomical clocks for the Vatican – seriously. But for his own brand, everything is about rigorous simplicity (as we pointed out when visiting the Ochs und Junior atelier in The Road To Basel), including the way he…