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  1. scotty

    scotty Oct 21, 2013

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  2. John R Smith

    John R Smith Oct 21, 2013

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    I think it's the "Swiss Made" that's really suspect, as Mike says. This is a later style.
     
  3. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Oct 21, 2013

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    It's a damn good job if it's a redial. I'm leaning towards original but wait for more opinions.
     
  4. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Oct 21, 2013

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    +1 for original script. However the 'swiss made' script is too far apart from most Deluxe I know.
     
  5. CanberraOmega

    CanberraOmega Rabbitohs and Whisky Supporter Oct 21, 2013

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    its the pointed top of the A in "omega" that I don't like
     
  6. Lex4TDI4Life

    Lex4TDI4Life Oct 21, 2013

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    I'm no expert, but isn't odd that the "d" in "Certified" seems to be printed on the hour hand?
     
  7. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Oct 21, 2013

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    Reflection.
     
  8. scotty

    scotty Oct 21, 2013

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    I just couldn't get by the Swiss Made and the spacing. I messaged the seller about the dial being possibly redialed and the auction is now closed. Assuming he made a side deal for it. Oh well, I just wasn't comfortable with it. Next time!
     
  9. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Oct 21, 2013

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    It certainly isn't the only Deluxe around. You'll get one soon enough.
     
  10. scotty

    scotty Oct 21, 2013

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    I'm like everybody else out there, I want the awesum condition with the super cheap price! LOL
     
  11. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Oct 21, 2013

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    .... and personal delivery by Jessica Alba.
     
  12. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Oct 22, 2013

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    Oh I can settle with Scarlett Johansson........ or even just a kinder custom & duty officer.
     
  13. cicindela

    cicindela Steve @ ΩF Staff Member Oct 22, 2013

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    Always Tomorrow. :D
     
  14. prostie1200

    prostie1200 Oct 22, 2013

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    In PS the top of the A is flat, but the camera has produced a double image either through vibration or tripod head creep on a long exposure, but neither of those can account for the script being so distinct over the minute hand
     
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  15. Hijak

    Hijak Oct 22, 2013

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    If you mean the hour hand, that is the reflection of the hand on the gold dial you're seeing. My question is...shouldn't the Omega on the dial be applied like on any other Constellation of this period?
     
  16. MSNWatch

    MSNWatch Vintage Omega Aficionado Staff Member Oct 22, 2013

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    Nope - the earliest constellations - the 352s and some of the 354s had the word "omega" printed.
     
  17. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Oct 22, 2013

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    Not on the 2699 and 2799. Printed ink is correct for this model (a 2799).

    EDIT: I think the 2700 was the first applied gold OMEGA.
     
  18. Hijak

    Hijak Oct 22, 2013

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    I stand corrected.:oops:
     
  19. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Oct 22, 2013

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    S'alright. It ain't easy to remember all this crap. I've been at it 5 or 6 years and still screw up these early Constellations.