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Are there any love for vintage Bulova on OF?

  1. palkastu

    palkastu Jan 5, 2018

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    Hi all!
    I have a weak spot for vintage "hummers", and have Longines, Certina, IWC, Omega and a few others in my collection.
    When talking about these you have to mention Bulova including the history behind these tuning fork movements. Its all fascinating to me :)
    I got my first Bulova a couple of months and have fallen in love with it since.
    This is a all original Railroad Approved from 1966 with the 214 movement.

    Are there anyone else who want to share their early Bulova`s? :)

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  2. ac106

    ac106 Jan 5, 2018

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    The "dress" railroad is definitely one of the best looking Accutrons. A lot of the later Swiss made Accutrons were the best designed models

    all black Swiss Astro, the Swiss Spaceviews, the dress railroad. Great watches.
     
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  3. ICONO

    ICONO Jan 5, 2018

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    Always a soft spot for 'Hummers'

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  4. ac106

    ac106 Jan 5, 2018

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  5. palkastu

    palkastu Jan 5, 2018

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  6. Bulldozer

    Bulldozer Jan 5, 2018

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    Nice Watch, Bulova have made some great watches, they had their own Moon Watch on Apollo 15 and better still Roger Moore the Saint wore a Rolled Gold Bulova Regatta 23 for most of the run of the Saint.:)
     
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  7. Deafboy

    Deafboy His Holiness Puer Surdus Jan 5, 2018

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  8. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Jan 5, 2018

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    My only Bulova ... I will be selling this shortly. I really want a legit space view.
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  9. SpeedyPhill

    SpeedyPhill asked ages ago but no longer interested Jan 5, 2018

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  10. palkastu

    palkastu Jan 5, 2018

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    Yep, I kinda like the reissue even if the quality isnt the same as in many of their vintage models.

    Nice watch!
    Ive been looking for a Space view on and off this last year myself. They seldom come up for sale in Scandinavia (Im from Norway) and buying one from ebay would a big gamble for me. I know just enough too get fooled by franken watches :)

    Thanks! :)
     
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  11. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Jan 5, 2018

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    It’s really really really nice .. JB Champion bracelet.. I just am not bonding with it. Stay tuned.
     
  12. MMMD

    MMMD unaffiliated curmudgeonly absurdist & polyologist Jan 5, 2018

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    Much love for this 42mm super compressor.
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  13. peatnick

    peatnick Jan 5, 2018

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  14. STANDY

    STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector Jan 5, 2018

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    Posted before but always good to see a Bulova Wrist Alarm

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  15. dougiedude

    dougiedude Carpe horologium! Jan 5, 2018

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    Quite reasonable on the price, Larry... :thumbsup:

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    By golly, I'll TAKE IT!! ::psy::
     
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  16. dougiedude

    dougiedude Carpe horologium! Jan 5, 2018

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  17. Ludi

    Ludi Jan 6, 2018

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    1979 Bulova Marine Star here

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  18. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Jan 6, 2018

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    I did get fooled ... I learned that most of the Space View out on the bay are franken.
     
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  19. jumpingsecond

    jumpingsecond Jan 6, 2018

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    Another 20170918_084227.jpg Super compressor!
     
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  20. ahsposo

    ahsposo Most fun screen name at ΩF Jan 6, 2018

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    I have a real soft spot for Bulovas, however they are the Rodney Dangerfields of watch collecting...
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