CronotempVs Collectors is a watch collector, enthusiast and amateur community/portal that evolved from CronotempVs, a private watch collectors club. Cronotempvs Collectors is not a media outlet and therefore does not offer editorial content or discussion that is not related to our present or past projects. We are a watch collectors community focused mainly on watch projects with brands and watchmakers.
In the pursuit to share the passion, CronotempVs works closely and exclusively with some of the most important historic brands and independents that uphold the highest traditional horological values.
Vulcain is one of the independent brands that has made its mark on the history of Swiss watchmaking. It was in 1858 when the Ditisheim brothers founded the watchmaking manufacture Ditisheim Frères in La Chaux-de-Fonds. A few years later, in 1894, Maurice Ditisheim, the founder of the manufacture, put one of his sons in charge of the company, which was renamed Vulcain….