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Ad from Australian Newspaper - I guess this is what Desmond was talking about.

  1. MSNWatch

    MSNWatch Vintage Omega Aficionado Staff Member Aug 19, 2012

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    Credit to hq_sandman_ute from his post in the MWR Forum

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  2. bob martian

    bob martian Aug 19, 2012

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    those are some low ball offers
     
  3. mondodec

    mondodec Editor Constellation Collectors Blog Aug 20, 2012

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    You're telling me. I think I'll go into the scrap business and call it horological rescue, just to ease my conscience.

    I think this ad is from the same company that owns watchco and the vintage shop in Little Collins St.

    Cheers

    Demsond
     
  4. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 20, 2012

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    There's another one up here in Brisbane, they're offering $3,000 and up on manual wind Daytonas as well lol

    They take out a full page ad in the Sunday Mail here
     
  5. cicindela

    cicindela Steve @ ΩF Staff Member Aug 20, 2012

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    What are you talking about, $2500, why that is way more then I paid for my 16610 Sub new :D
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  6. MyVintageOmega

    MyVintageOmega Sep 7, 2012

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    Some of the best Ads out there are Australian............
     
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  7. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Sep 7, 2012

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    NZ Ads are pretty good

     
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  8. kyle L

    kyle L Grasshopper Staff Member Sep 7, 2012

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    ulackfocus Sep 7, 2012

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  10. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Sep 7, 2012

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    They're spoiled for choice too, every family has pocket watches in it passed down as heirlooms, they're usually well looked after and moisture free, and they've never been worn to death. Yet they still pay nothing