When you look at the ridiculous prices of the Rolex watches, only one thing comes into your mind. Why so damn expensive if it only tells the time? 20 dollar watches can also tell time and is quite accurate at that. Why does the Rolex warrant this inflated price?
Yes, the material is good, probably gold fitted with 22 carat diamonds or similar extravagant precious stones. But, the luxurious material isn’t the only thing that makes it worth our attention. We are engineers, and we are more attracted to the intricate design, mechanics, tools, assemblies and procedures involved in the manufacturing of this watch. Check out this video below to have a clear picture of this impressive feat of mechanical engineering: