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This Week in Watches: May 20, 2014

Breitling-Gear-Patrol Fresh Fish at Breitling
A new seafaring chronograph, the Steelfish, dips a toe in Breitling’s Superocean lineup. breitling.com
Raymond-Weil-Gear-Patrol New Freelancer
The sportiest of Raymond Weil’s watches, the Freelancer, gets even sportier with a titanium case and bold orange and grey color scheme. raymond-weil.com
JLC-Reverso-Gear-Patrol Reverso Gets Skinny
The iconic Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso gets a new edition, the Ultra-Thin; aside from being more svelte, it has a new heritage-inspired dial. jaeger-lecoultre.com
Breva-Genie-Gear-Patrol Genie in a (Platinum) Bottle
The world’s first watch with a mechanical barometer and altimeter now gets a platinum case. $205,000
Shinola-Leather-Gear-Patrol In-House Hides
Shinola’s bailout of Detroit continues as the brand opens its own leather factory. What’s next, cars? shinola.com
Bell-and-Ross-History-Gear-Patrol Before They Were Square
New watch blog Wound For Life takes a look at the origins of Bell & Ross. woundforlife.com