Knowing how to choose a men's watch case is as important as choosing the watch itself. The watch case is the home away from your wrist. Why spend a bundle on a great watch and cram it into a subpar watch case?
- Measure your watch. Most men's watches come with the measurements included when they are purchased. If you did not receive the measurements, measure the watch. Using a ruler, measure the watch from stem to stem. It is important to use the millimeter side of the ruler. Also measure the diameter of the face of the watch.
- Determine the purpose of the watch case. Even though the ultimate purpose of buying a men's watch case is to store the watch, there are other factors to consider. If you plan to display the watch in the case, a wooden watch case will not work. If you merely want to protect the watch, any good watch case will do.
- Check the internet for men's watch cases. There are many websites that offer men's watch cases at reasonable prices. Before purchasing from any site, it is a good idea to review customer's comments and ratings. Also review the return policy for the site.
- Visit your local jeweler. Many jewelers sell men's watch cases in their stores. It is a good idea to take your watch with you. Doing so will allow you the opportunity to ensure your watch will fit properly in the watch case.
Choosing a men's watch case is not particularly difficult. The most important thing to do is to pick a case that is appealing to you that is within your budget.